Robin Sarfati

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How to Ditch Marketing And Make Friends

There’s a chasm widening between old school and new school marketers. New school marketers, typically those closer to social marketing channels targeted at Millennials, are telling me they’re having a hard time getting their projects funded internally because old school marketers in the C-suite …

Physicists one step closer to explaining how the universe began

<b>(AZSTARMAN via Shutterstock)</b><p>The recording of an extremely rare event in physics adds certainty to how we think about the universe, experts say<p>John Heilprin<p>July 19, 2013 1:32pm (UTC)<p>GENEVA (AP) — Two scientific teams have for the first time precisely recorded an extremely rare event in physics that …

Biggest Virus Yet Found, May Be Fourth Domain of Life?

Pandoraviruses opening up new questions about life as we know it.<p><b>Scientists have found the biggest viruses known, and these pandoraviruses have opened up entirely new questions in science—even suggesting a fourth domain of life, a new study says.</b><p>Each about one micron—a thousandth of a millimeter—in …

The big-data revolution in healthcare

Collecting global health data is an imperfect science: Workers tramp through villages to knock on doors and ask questions, write the answers on paper …

Want The Job? Learn To Tell Great Stories, Starting With Your Interview

Companies need stories to build their brands. Individuals need them, too. And your job interview is the place to begin the tale.<p>A theme has emerged as we’ve stalked how the tech elite hire: that, perhaps liberatingly, they give less of a damn about what school you went to or what brain teasers you …

Employment

All the world's gold came from collisions of dead stars, scientists say

All that glitters is not gold, they say. But all the gold in the world may come from astronomical events that send a lot of high-energy light out in space.<p>Researchers have new evidence that gold comes from the collision of neutron stars.<p>"We can account for all the gold in the universe from these …

Your Guide To Interacting With An Introvert

Are you worried that your boyfriend or girlfriend, or your husband or wife is a passive-aggressive pain in the ass, who is purposefully trying to drive you crazy by avoiding all contact with the outside world? Cartoonist Schroeder Jones feared that his ex-boyfriend believed just that. In truth, the …

Surprises Are the New Normal; Resilience Is the New Skill

The difference between winners and losers is how they handle losing.<p>That’s a key finding from my ongoing research on great companies and effective leaders: no one can completely avoid troubles and potential pitfalls are everywhere, so the real skill is the resilience to climb out of the hole and …

Welcome to the beautiful game

A NEW football season approaches, and with it new players, overpriced replica kits and unsavoury club owners. If you are one of them, most observers …

Match Fixing

Cachez-moi ce halo que je ne saurais voir... Pourquoi la beauté nous fait perdre le sens commun

Notre cerveau n'est pas infaillible. Rolf Dobelli nous apprend à repérer et à déjouer les pièges de la pensée dans lesquels nous sommes tous …