• If you’re busy, you’re doing something wrong: the surprisingly relaxed lives of elite achievers | Study Hacks
  • The really simple way to get work done | zenhabits
  • The holy grail of consulting – do this and triumph | Wrestling Possums
  • Three types of people to “fire immediately” | BusinessWeek
  • The impact of a corporate culture of sustainability on corporate behavior and performance | HBS Working Knowledge


  • Why social innovators need design thinking | McKinsey
  • Felix Salmon: The future of online advertising  |
  • At Google X, a top-secret lab dreaming up the future |
  • 7 steps for creating disruptive new retail experiences | Co. Design
  • TV ads’ new digital role | Harvard Business Review
  • Behavioral economics put to the test by the Obama administration | BusinessWeek


  • 40 epic marketing insights from Google | Hubspot


  • The failures of gamification: Gamification may be fun in the short term, but it’s fatally shortsighted. Throw it away. Spend time working on the stuff that matters. | Self Aware
  • “Build something people want” is not enough | Avichal’s Blog
  • #Occupy: the tech at the heart of the movement | Alexis Madrigal, The Atlantic
  • For brands on Facebook, fan quality trumps quantity | Fast Company


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  • Why science depends on good branding | Co. Design
  • Have we reached “Peak stuff,” where the amount of things we consume stagnates, then drops? | Only Dead Fish
  • A curriculum of toys: what childhood play teaches us | MAKE
  • Seller how-to: fostering repeat business | The Etsy Blog