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8 Ways to Keep Your Employees Happy

A recent survey found that 70% of people are more likely to look for a new job after vacation. Realistically speaking, with the holidays and the …

How to Make Folded Paper Bracelets

Making a folded paper bracelet is a fun way to keep the kids busy and to use up old paintings. Plus, they look so pretty!<p>We love our watercolour …

How I Crowdsource My Grocery Shopping With Instacart

Grocery shopping in a city can be challenging. Lugging your heavy goods in bags (which often break and initiate a clumsy, mid-street re-stuffing of …

How to Reclaim Your Goals When the Path to Success Gets Foggy

<i>I want to have an extraordinary career — and really make an impact inside my company, and out in the world.</i><p><i>But there are so many little things that</i> …

Cannes Lions 2014: The future of planning

What's the future of planning? A large question and – as Martin Weigel, head of planning at Wieden + Kennedy in Amsterdam pointed out in a Warc …

Kostenlos: Talkwalker Social Media Search

Der luxemburgische Anbieter Talkwalker hat heute ein weiteres vielversprechendes Tool gestartet, das Social Media-Akteuren bei den ersten Schritten …

The 9 Hottest Summer Grilling Recipes, Based on Your Searches

Memorial Day weekend is behind us, which means summer grilling season is just about to arrive.<p>Whether you plan on entertaining guests or just want to …

5 Startup Founders Reveal Their Best Company Culture Tips

<i>This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and</i> …

Brand consulting and design

Artist Hand-Made Dioramas Of Surreal Apocalyptic Scenes, Photographs Them

<b>Unconventional US</b> photographer Lori Nix has hand-made detailed dioramas from scratch and then photographs them.<p><b>Her projects</b> often depicts the …

Viral News, Social Media, Redesign, Illustration, Instagram, Media, Fashion, Branding

A Behind-The-Scenes Look At The Storyboards Of Famous Films

<i>Spiderman II</i><p><b>Film buffs</b> would find these storyboards of famous films fascinating—they give us a behind-the-scenes look at how each famous movie was …

What to Ask When You're Interviewing Interns

A great intern can be a huge win for your work life. You have another set of hands on board to help with unfinished projects or tackle the …

13 Playful Work Environments That Reinvent Office Space

Playful Work Environments<p>1. Moo (London, England)<p>1. Moo<p>2. Dropbox (San Francisco, Calif.)<p>2. Dropbox<p>3. Skype (Palo Alto, Calif.)<p>3. Skype<p>4. …

Socialbakers

Absolute Powerpoint

Can a software package edit our thoughts?<p>Before there were presentations, there were conversations, which were a little like presentations but used fewer bullet points, and no one had to dim the lights. A woman we can call Sarah Wyndham, a defense-industry consultant living in Alexandria, Virginia, …

Public Speaking

Brands Are Out in Force With Intergalactic Tributes for Star Wars Day

A long time ago in a brand galaxy far, far away…<p>May the Fourth be with you. Perhaps news of the cast of the newest installment in the Star Wars saga …

Star Wars Day

6 CEO Productivity Tips to Steal for Yourself

Everyone knows that leading a company is one of the toughest gigs around. Whether running a small business or a multi-national corporation, CEOs have …

The Most Creative Craigslist Ad Ever?

“You’re going to need an <i>abacus</i> to keep track of all the ass you’ll be getting in this thing!” That’s one of dozens of stellar lines in the homemade …

MAD MEN v. REALITY: Compare Don Draper's Ads With Those That Actually Ran In The 1960s

Those clients have included Playtex, Kodak and, of course, Lucky Strike.<p>But are the ads created by the agency in show anything like the actual ads created for those brands 50 years ago?<p>We compared the ads created for the show with those that actually appeared. In most cases what we see on <i>Mad Men</i> is …

Microsoft announces weekly “Red Stripe Deals” on apps and games

We know you can never get enough of app deals, and Microsoft seems to be pretty adamant about that too, which is why they have announced what they’re …

Apps

HP board shakeup means study of a breakup could gain traction

Hewlett-Packard’s longtime chairman Ray Lane has attracted blame for many of the company’s recent woes. Critics said he was a rubber stamp for HP’s disastrous acquisition of Autonomy in 2011, leading some shareholders to call for his ouster. His reelection to the HP board in March came down to a …

Goldman Sachs

Google Launches Drive App Data Folders, Lets Developers Safely Store Configuration Files And Other Data

If you’re a developer building web or mobile apps that use Google Drive for storing information, you’ve probably found that users really can’t be trusted not to delete or move that data. Once the user does that, the app experience won’t be so great and the data that the app needs to run isn’t there …