When the auction and marketplace that once led the online shopping charge started to fall behind, eBay started looking for the next big thing: recording what you look at, touch, and take into a dressing room.
“Facebook is not targeting or attacking the businesses they spent so many years cultivating—it’s just the natural evolution in marketing.”
Author Brigid Schulte says companies should stop rewarding overworked employees and focus on productivity instead.
At one company, staying late at the office is actually viewed as a sign of inefficiency and can result in dismissal. “[This company says] if you cannot figure out how to do your job in 40 hours, we will fire you.”
“Repetitive lateness is more often related to personality characteristics such as anxiety or a penchant for thrill-seeking. Some people are drawn to the adrenaline rush of that last-minute sprint to the finish line, while others receive an ego boost from over-scheduling and filling each moment with activity.”
“If you hope to compete in today’s job market your resume can’t be good, it needs to be exceptional.”
Your resume represents you—so don’t make these big mistakes when you show it off.
The food delivery app partners with San Francisco dispensary the Vapor Room to name 10 flavors of pot in honor of 4/20.
The food delivery business naturally goes hand in hand with pot smokers—an Eat24 banner on the Vapor Room’s website even dubs the app “the official sponsor of your munchies.”
For those who couldn’t make it to this year’s Innovation Uncensored event in New York, you missed a day full of insights, emotion, and powerful inspiration. Lucky for you, we have pulled together some of the day’s best moments.
With Bevel, a high-end shaving kit, Walker & Company aims to bring topflight design to products geared toward black men and women. And that’s only the beginning.
You’d think something as universal as money would be hassle-free to use. But with banks and card networks acting as invisible middlemen and imposing sizable exchange fees, some companies are creating radical new approaches to move cash from one place to another. Read more>
“Office politics aren’t just bringing your company culture down—these same politics are also losing your company money.”
If your to-do list never seems to get done and you feel behind by Monday afternoon, it’s probably time revamp your weekly schedule. Here’s a weekly check-in plan that actually works.
“You’re not a true startup unless you flirt with death every few months.”
There’s a new lifehack for dealing with email 24/7, and it might just be our favorite yet: Move to France. Read more>
“By dedicating a space to my work, I create clear boundaries between work and home life. When I am in my office, I do not think about home. When I am in my home, I do not think about my office.”