A Face-to-Face Request Is 34 Times More Successful than an Email
Frustrating for those of us in digital marketing, but a powerful case for in-person meetings, events, conferences, etc.
The evidence for an "ambition gap" keeps shrinking: "women’s desires to reach the top ranks at work primarily varies by company, rather than by family status, as commonly thought."
The American way is pure madness
I've been guilty of fostering this type of environment myself. Don't make my same mistakes.
Fascinating all the way around.
A must read for everyone. Like homework or performance reviews, there's just no good reason to keep doing things this way.
A very cool competitive advantage
This nails so much of the f'd up incentives Silicon Valley startup culture has brought us: "What sucker wants to earn $10 million/year at a 52.5% tax rate when you can get away with hundreds of millions in one take at just 15%? Nobody, that’s who."
I love stories like these, where small scale and patience makes something remarkable work.
Damn. Complicated as hell, but also also fascinating.
Remarkable what the author achieved through outsourcing.
There are some unconscious (and unhealthy) biases here of which we should all be aware
Remarkable how a more nuanced understanding changes the conclusion entirely.
Oh my god. I'm dying to go.
All my years of building products support this.
A short piece, but a good one
While I disagree with significant portions of this piece, it's absolutely worth a read.
In my experience, this matters more than anyone gives it credit
One of the more important pieces I've written about on-page SEO in the last few years (and one that received a lot of attention)
Really good data, and shows a clear, positive, hopeful trend. Only trouble is, not enough Americans feel racism/sexism/bigotry is disqualifying.
Great writing, and towards an important purpose
Remarkable for both its simplicity and its innovation
A solid, thorough assessment
Voice may, sadly, be a tech that only helps the big guys :-(
Could have been cheesy or predictable, but turned out to be a terrific read, full of good lessons and tools.
Clickbait title, but the logic and research links within redeem.
Great read, and fascinating to learn more about this delicious beverage
A solid assessment of Obama's core beliefs and why they may not match reality.
A must read for anyone in startup land
So, so good.
Most articles on management suck. This one doesn't.
Remarkable reporting and an insane, dire situation
While it's frustrating to read how illogical and biased we all are about politics, it's also valuable to know for the next time you find yourself wanting to convince someone.
Solid. Concise. Worth a read.
A new, smarter, more scientific way to think about willpower.
This is a powerful, missing perspective in the post-election media narrative.
Solid advice from start to finish in here.
Lots of interesting apps here, some familiar and others totally new to me.