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A tecnologia evoluiu - por que continuamos trabalhando como no século passado?

Se você compartilha a ideia de que há pouca diferença entre caminhar sobre espinhos e brasa quente e acordar na segunda-feira para mais uma semana de …

Productivity

Yoga Hacks: How to Undo the Damage of a Desk Job

Have you ever spent a day at your desk only to leave feeling physically worn down? Chances are, you’re not passing your days doing intense physical …

The Caveman’s Guide to Building a Better Office

Ask the average CEO how to optimize a work space and they might suggest you consult with an interior designer. Ask the same question of an …

Mistakes Freelancers Make

The Mistake You're Making as a Freelancer<p>I want to share with you the biggest mistake I think I made starting out as a freelance designer. I didn’t …

4 Lifehacks From Ancient Philosophers That Will Make You Happier

<b>You’ve probably heard about Stoics or Stoicism — and most of what you know is wrong.</b><p><b>They weren’t joyless bores. The ancient Stoics were the first</b> …

5 Office Design Strategies That Will Make Employees Happier

How an aesthetically-pleasing office environment can help raise employee morale.<p>If I told you that a software engineer and salesperson need the exact same skills and tools to accomplish their job, you would call me crazy. Yet, when we take a software engineer and salesperson, stick them in the …

OpenOffice

Principles of Product Design

"The details are not the details. They make the design." - Charles Eames<p>Usefulness is job #1<p>If your product is not <i>useful</i>, if humans do not find use …

You Are Not Your Job

In 2011, I landed a spot in a Silicon Valley incubator that set me on an unexpected path to understand the “pursuit of happiness.” Not because my …

Employment

“Cansei de tornar os ricos ainda mais ricos”, diz Daniel Izzo, da Vox Capital, que investe em negócios sociais

Formado em Administração de empresas, Daniel Izzo, hoje com 38 anos, tinha uma carreira bem sucedida e promissora: gerente de produtos da Sundown, um …

Está se sentindo um impostor? Você não está só

Algumas vezes me descubro esperando pelo e-mail que vai dizer:<p><b>“Desculpe, nós cometemos um erro terrível, você está demitida.”</b><p>Cada um de meus sucessos …

5 Habits Of Leaders Who Create Workspace Culture

When I was a student (once upon a time I thought I was to be a clinical psychologist), and broke, and spending time in New York City (also about the time I decided I was not to be a performing artist, choreographer for my career after spending years here doing so), I used to make extra money …

How Will We Design The Offices of the Future?

<i>For many years, the world of office design remained relatively stagnant, with a light, open plan office floor and a generously-sized cubicle about as</i> …

The Perfect Workspace (According to Science)

The spaces we occupy shape who we are and how we behave. This has serious consequences for our psychological well-being and creative performance. …

4 Reasons You Should Consider This Alternative Office Design

One CEO found that giving employees the power to choose their workspace is just what he needs to make them more collaborative and creative.<p>Sometimes building a new headquarters is especially difficult. When my company, a global 1,000-person professional learning platform called GLG, was in the …

The Workplace

Our buildings, our communities and our partnerships

Liverpool's Utility to open first Manchester store at University Green this summer<p>BHSF sets up first private medical practice at Bruntwood's …

7 Coisas Que Você Precisa Parar de Fazer Para Ser Mais Produtivo, Comprovado Pela Ciência

Trabalhe Muito, Trabalhe Inteligente<p>Quando eu tinha 17 anos, eu costumava trabalhar e estudar por cerca de 20 horas por dia. Eu ia à escola, fazia a …

A Radical Way of Unleashing a Generation of Geniuses

Author: Joshua Davis. Joshua Davis Business<p>Date of Publication: 10.15.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>You can read a version of this story in …

How To Complete Your Creative Masterpiece Without Quitting Your Day Job

It may not seem like you have much time, but take it from these success stories: It does exist. Here’s the lowdown on how to stop fantasizing about that passion project and start actually doing it.<p>Plenty of people fantasize about painting landscapes, writing novels, or composing songs–if only they …

Computer Science

PopSugar’s Serious Bid to Remake Itself Into a Mega Media Brand

Consolidating its 15 networked blogs into one flashy destination that’s easy to read, watch, and shop, independently owned PopSugar is on the verge of becoming a major media player.<p>PopSugar, the blog network feeding ferocious appetites for fashion, fitness, and celebrity news, is betting big that a …

Let’s Fight Big Pharma’s Crusade to Turn Eccentricity Into Illness

Author: Allen Frances. Allen Frances<p>Date of Publication: 05.17.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>book excerpt<p>Saving Normal<p>by Allen …

Who Us? Cold? “Department Of Friendliness” Looks To Warm Up London’s Rep

The only solution to being preceded by a bad reputation is making a killer first impression. If the person you’re trying to impress, however, is not just one person, but rather droves of people flocking in from all around the world, it might be time to bring in reinforcements.<p>After hearing about a …

Experimentation Is The New Planning

Let’s be honest: You have no idea what’s going to happen to your industry. That’s why you build your organization into an engine of possibility.<p>Technology is a bitch. It affects every industry, often in ways that are difficult (if not impossible) to anticipate. There’s always the possibility that a …

Management

How Networked Insights Makes Sense Of Internet Chatter To Help Big Brands Create Better Ads

Discussions around brands are happening everywhere, all the time. Networked Insights gives marketers a way to measure the noise.<p>It used to be that brands and agencies would create ad campaigns, push them live, and use the resulting consumer reaction to help inform the next campaign. But with the …

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Journalist and Author | Games involve constantly experiencing failure. So why are they fun?

Anyone born in the 70s to parents of an even slightly "knit-your-own-muesli" disposition must have encountered the horror of "non-competitive games". …

George Clooney’s Ad Bride Continues Getting Lucky In Latest For DNB

As though in an effort to remind pretty boy Brad Pitt that he’s not the only one on the A-list who can be prevailed upon to appear in commercials, George Clooney is back for the continuing saga of Norwegian bank DnB.<p>Created as ever by hot two-in-one agency Try/Apt Oslo, the new ad maintains the …

Max Greenfield On Being An Axe Auteur

The New Girl star writes, directs, and stars in the web series Finding Susan Glenn.<p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iR7NTPwSMeE<p>Max Greenfield is best known for playing Schmidt, the womanizing—and often shirtless—roommate on Zooey Deschanel’s FOX sitcom <i>New Girl</i>, and Axe, the men’s personal-care …