Stefan Hull

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How In-N-Out Withstood Competition By Not Changing Anything and Taking Care of Employees

Under her three-year tenure, In‑N‑Out has expanded—cautiously—into Texas, a move she says has been in the works for a decade. That foray brought one …

Why do we love to play?

Our pick of the week from around the web, including what makes humans unique, virtual reality in movies and everything Google is working on this year.<p>Everything Google is working on this year<br>Ron Amadeo | Ars Technica | 11 February 2014<br>Google tends to signal its areas of interest and its new …

Virtual Reality

30 Ways Evernote Can Improve Your Life | One App to Rule Them All | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: This article is NOT a sponsored post. We received absolutely nothing from Evernote in exchange for this post and have never communicated with</i> …

UN adopts resolution in favor of digital privacy

The UN General Assembly has unanimously adopted a resolution called "The right to privacy in the digital age," introduced by Germany and Brazil. The …

Audio collection of Douglas Rushkoff's talks

Douglas Rushkoff is a terrific speaker. His lectures about life in the digital age are lively and thought-provoking. I always come away from a …

Jimmy Breslin on His Mayoral Run With Norman Mailer Against John Lindsay -- New York Magazine

"You're not thinking of coming with�" I began.<p>"I thought I'd just drop in and look," he said.<p>"Oh," I said.<p>"Well, it is a big society party and I …

Insomnia

Four Ways to Level Up on Human Rights Day

A former slave, fighting to eradicate slavery.<p>A deaf woman and a little person working to ensure that people with disabilities are included in the broader community.<p>And a young girl who was shot in the head because she demanded an education.<p>December 10 marks UN Human Rights Day, and these …

Down Town

<i>In 2008, air courier DHL left Wilmington, Ohio, sending the small city into a tailspin and transforming it overnight into a poster child of the Great</i> …

Take a Free Course on the Financial Markets with Robert Shiller, Winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics

This morning, the Nobel Prize in Economic Science went to three American professors -- Eugene F. Fama (U. Chicago), Lars Peter Hansen (U. Chicago) …

Sendhil Mullainathan: 'Ditch the smartphone to optimise your bandwidth'

<i>This article was taken from the October 2013 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online,</i> …

A visual guide to understanding the introverted, and how to live with them

At deviantART, Schroeder Jones has published a clever and spot-on "How to Live with Introverts" graphic explainer.<p>The artist explains,<p>I thought a lot …

Educate and engage your customer through social media: The Zappos Strategy

We are more than just shoes! Zappos is a <b>service company</b> that just happens to sell ________. These are two statements that sit at the core of …

Zappos to Build Intentionally Inconvenient Office in Las Vegas

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh has recently invested $350 million dollars of his own money into downtown Las Vegas, where the new Zappos' headquarters will …

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh: Hiring requires culture match, not just skill

If you want to get hired at Zappos, you have to have more than just the right skills. You also have to be a proper fit for the company’s corporate …

Review | An enquiring mind

Ken Garland (b. 1929) is something of an enigma in British graphic design. Not fitting comfortably into any category, he has been a successful …

Waitrose reports sales surge after avoiding horsemeat scandal

Unlike many of its rivals, Waitrose has benefited from the clean bill of health it was given during the horsemeat scandal, with the upmarket retailer …

Mindfulness can increase wellbeing and reduce stress in school children

Mindfulness -- a mental training that develops sustained attention that can change the ways people think, act and feel -- could reduce symptoms of …

Start with why -- how great leaders inspire action | Simon Sinek | TEDxPugetSound

Public Speaking

The happy secret to better work | Shawn Achor