Publication: Fast Company

First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

6 Of The Most Envy-Worthy Company Perks

Casual Friday. Doughnuts at the staff meeting. Company pens for everyone!While these ubiquitous work perks are nice--and may make going to the office a little easier on some days--they’re probably not doing much for your financial life.And that’s precisely ... [Published Fast Company - 10 hours ago]
Entities: JibJab, Ontraport, Evernote
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Tide Salutes Labor Day, May Make You Cry Over Uniforms

In a tribute to the true meaning of Labor Day, Tide salutes working people with this ode to uniforms and the roll they play in peoples' lives. It comes down to the old adage that it's the person who makes the uniform, not the other way around.And in the ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Get Over Feeling Like You're Behind In Your Career

I don’t know about you, but I’m so tired of putting this crazy amount of pressure on myself all the time.For as long as I can remember, I’ve always had wildly high expectations of myself. The strange thing is, this pressure never really came from external ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Save Yourself From Burnout By Putting Your Overachiever Tendencies On Hold

Opting for "good enough" can save you from burning out, but what's a perfectionist to do?This message will be a tough one for perfectionists and overachievers to hear, but they’re who need it most.“Satisficing,” is a term coined by researchers in 2002 ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

The Right Way To Use Company Perks

While the components of a great job--support, challenge, autonomy--are hard to quantify, everyone understands free snacks in the pantry.So perks become proxies for other upsides. They also tap into the psychology of gifts. While it seems crazy that doctors ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Why Today's Leaders Should Take A Cue From Cliff Divers

A young man dives from a 30-foot cliff over a waterfall inside Casa Bonita , a Mexican-themed “entertainment” restaurant in Denver, Colo. That’s his job; he dives again and again for the enjoyment of dining patrons. Between dives he admits, “I have yet ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Inside Why Good Employees Make Bad Decisions

Character is the culmination of personality and experiences. Though character is generally stable, psychologists understand that all of us are susceptible to being "nudged" by our environments.Listen to any well-respected CEO and she or he will place ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Is Your Need To Achieve Actually Holding You Back?

It’s the trait that propels us forward--the thing that lights the fire inside that says, “make a mark on the world,” and if you’re reading this, it’s likely a part of you: the desire to achieve.To achieve literally means “to reach or attain a desired ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

How Your Users Can Help You Build The Product They Actually Want

Massdrop launched in 2012 based on one idea: To use bulk buying to help people get lower prices on products they love. This idea became a platform, letting people band together across the internet to place large orders and unlock bargains on products ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Daily Reading Rituals That Will Make You More Productive

What we do daily has a profound effect on our lives. A good daily reading ritual can keep you informed about the world and your industry. But if you’re a curious person with limited time, how can you make the most of the minutes you have?Make peace with ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

5 Ways To Lean In Without Burning Out

We’ve entered a new paradigm. One in which women, particularly in the West, have greater opportunity than ever before and yet are feeling stressed out, anxious, and exhausted trying to cope with the pressure to succeed in all areas of life. Despite external ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Instagram's Hyperlapse Is A Beautiful Algorithm, But It Makes No Sense As Its Own App

Hyperlapse is a standalone new app from Instagram that speeds up and stabilizes videos into professional-looking steadicam shots.Available now on iOS (an Android version is tentatively planned ), Hyperlapse is undeniably impressive stabilization tech ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 26 2014]

Quotes

Brandon Hall Group recently reported, "Nearly 80% of survey respondents rated their overall talent acquisition efforts as less than highly effective." Hiring managers know the process is broken, yet we continue playing along
How easy it is for "It's-not-my-job syndrome” to rear its ugly head when nobody in the culture knows what the company values. When a team is unified on concepts like Whole Company Support, it's easy for a developer to step in and contribute to the support inbox even though it isn't his or her job to do so."
We told our vendors, "Look, we removed everything from Google for you. We really care."
...sprung up over the last 20 years, there isn't a need for any more," says Todd Hranicka , who directs PSE&G's solar landfill program in New Jersey. "That was the solution du jour for a lot of years. But now there's not much you can do with a landfill--except for solar, of course, which is very productive."

More Content

All (1221) | News (1221) | Reports (0) | Blogs (0) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
6 Of The Most Envy-Worthy Company Perks [Published Fast Company - 10 hours ago]
Tide Salutes Labor Day, May Make You Cry Over U... [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
Get Over Feeling Like You're Behind In Your Career [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
Save Yourself From Burnout By Putting Your Over... [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
The Right Way To Use Company Perks [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
Why Today's Leaders Should Take A Cue From Clif... [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
Inside Why Good Employees Make Bad Decisions [Published Fast Company - Aug 31 2014]
Is Your Need To Achieve Actually Holding You Back? [Published Fast Company - Aug 30 2014]
How Your Users Can Help You Build The Product T... [Published Fast Company - Aug 30 2014]
Daily Reading Rituals That Will Make You More P... [Published Fast Company - Aug 30 2014]
5 Ways To Lean In Without Burning Out [Published Fast Company - Aug 30 2014]
Why It Makes Sense To Put Solar Farms On Old La... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
6 Traffic-Boosting Tips For The Penny-Pinching ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
How To Live In The Moment And Get Work Done At ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
Guinness Boasts Of Blackness In New African Cam... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
To Celebrate The 20th Anniversary of "Friends,"... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
Wheeee! What It's Like To Wear A Virtual Realit... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
Tackling The Daily Challenges Of Being Poor, No... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
Infographic: Half Of Creative Workers Don't Sta... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
Rebecca Minkoff To Debut Tech-Enabled Jewelry [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
Awwww. Dad Makes His Goth Girl Feel At Home In ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
Portland Is Building The Longest Car-Free Bridg... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
These Mashed-Up Photos Show Antarctica As You'v... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
Slowing Down Streets With Art Under Your Feet [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
Want To Win A Lifetime Of Free Taco Bell? Find ... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
How To Find Your Next Ice Bucket Challenge [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
How Republican Is Whole Foods? I Used An App To... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
75% Of Ikea's Catalog Is Computer Generated Ima... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
New Ad Council PSA Asks: Are You Ready for Disa... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
See Mr. Incredible, Maleficent And Other Disney... [Published Fast Company - Aug 29 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.