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toxel.com - Clever posters by Someecards feature the descriptions of popular office jobs. Honest Job Titles perfectly describe the responsibilities of office workers. Also check out: Honest Slogans and Ads vs ...

How can your industry contribute to the circular economy? - interactive | Guardian Sustainable Business

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The Restart Project

theguardian.com - How can your industry contribute to the circular economy? - interactive We asked 28 experts what role their industry has in accelerating the circular economy. Journey through our interactive to exp...

I'm Steve Case, cofounder of AOL and now Chairman of Revolution & Case Foundation & Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship. Ask Me Anything! : IAmA

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reddit.com - Hello everyone, I'm Steve Case! I'm looking forward to answering any questions on topics from entrepreneurship and start-ups to technology to philanthropy and beyond! Before we begin, let me tell y...

How I Went From Zero to 380,000 Twitter Followers Without Spending a Dime

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Mark Fidelman

entrepreneur.com - Technology is transforming how modern entrepreneurs stay connected to their business, their team and their industry. In this series, learn more about the cutting edge tools and thinking allowing in...

Book: Things A Little Bird Told Me - Feld Thoughts

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Brad Feld

feld.com - There will be a lot of books written about the story of Twitter. As far as I know, there have now been two, but there are probably 71 more coming out soon. Biz Stone’s new book, Things a Little Bir...

James Victore: Burning Questions - Cool Hunting

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Cool Hunting

coolhunting.com - The lives of designers, freelancers and creatives are fraught with ups and downs. Projects come, contracts go, clients run the gamut from perfect to impossible, and sometimes the creative juices ju...

This Earth Day, Join the Movement

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Fenton

fenton.com - “A thermometer is neither Republican or Democrat.” That’s my favorite line to date from Showtime’s new climate television series, Years of Living Dangerously. Guess who said it? If you picked clima...

Overcome the Eight Barriers to Confidence - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - Harvard Business Review

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Rosabeth Moss Kanter

blogs.hbr.org - To get a more confident You in the new year — or a more confident company, community, family, or team — first know what gets in the way. The best resolutions will go nowhere without the confidence ...

A Makerbot Sculpture of Me - Feld Thoughts

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Brad Feld

feld.com - Whenever one of my partners has a significant exit the other partners gives him a gift. These take the form of super creative, often self-referential things that the partner on the receiving end wo...

12 Signs You Majored In Engineering

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General Electric

buzzfeed.com - You’re a rare breed. Some combination of ambitious, intelligent, and straight-up crazy. To you, breaking stuff just means you’re learning. Good on you. Take a different kind of spring break this ye...

How A Brewery Founder Went From Cleaning Kegs To Calling The Shots | Fast Company

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FC Leadership

fastcompany.com - College students are notorious beer fans, but not many of them were as committed as Josh Deth, a homebrewer before it became cool to be one. His first job was as an assistant at Golden Prairie Brew...

Wear No Evil - Cool Hunting

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Cool Hunting

coolhunting.com - According to the US Environmental Protection Agency, an estimated 14.3 million tons of textiles waste were generated in 2012—that's not necessarily something you think about when trying to wiggle i...

The Best Examples, Questions, And Guides To Find Your Social Media Marketing Voice | Fast Company

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FC Leadership

fastcompany.com - Among the many ways to stand out on social media--killer content, amazing visuals, specific formatting, and more--one that often gets overlooked is voice. We don’t want brands talking at us as if w...

Cool Hunting x ECOALF "Earth Day" Anorak

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Cool Hunting

hypebeast.com - Crafted with sustainability in mind, ECOALF teamed up with innovative design and culture platform Cool Hunting on a limited run of anoraks to celebrate Earth Day 2014. Designed by Josh Rubin and Ev...

The Confidence Code: How Perfectionism Holds Women Back - TIME

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Susan McPherson

time.com - There are certain things one might assume you’re supposed to have mastered as a columnist. One is how to start a column. But if you’re me, you can spend hours writing and rewriting and deleting and...

8 Surprising Places To Get Work Done | Fast Company

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FC Leadership

fastcompany.com - A February survey from the Flex+Strategy Group/Work+Life Fit, Inc. found that 31 percent of adults who are employed full time do most of their work away from their employer’s location. That doesn’t...

In 1950, I doubt anyone ever checked their newspaper during dinner. — Technology And Society — Medium

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Vala Afshar

medium.com - Every once in a while, I see someone post an old photo of a group of people in close proximity reading newspapers. They’re using it as proof that smartphones haven’t actually made us less social; w...

Calling All Artists | Artists And Climate Change

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Forum for the Future

artistsandclimatechange.com - Earth Day 2014. Calling all artists: Earth to Artists! Earth to Artists! Rise! Choose your weapon. This is your moment… The rest of us have failed:  Nobel laureates, journalists, politicians, paren...

Pretty, Unmade-Up You: 17 Women Take It Off

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Susan McPherson

tuenight.com - Teresa Misagal, 46, Photographer and Founder of Dailola Granola “You can totally change how you look with just a little lipstick. And I always wear lip color, especially something deep and dark, pr...

Apple - Environmental Responsibility

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Vala Afshar

apple.com - We have one planet with a finite amount of resources on it, and we have a responsibility to conserve those resources so future generations will have them, too. So our resource conservation starts r...

Skoll Foundation places $1.25m bets on social entrepreneurs 'who will create better futures'

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Pioneers Post

pioneerspost.com - Highlighting the reality that one girl is married as a child every two seconds, another of the evening's awardees, Mabel Van Oranje, founder of Girls not Brides, asked: “What do you remember about ...

Why the revolution will look fabulous

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futerra

foe.co.uk - This Thursday 24 April is the inaugural Fashion Revolution Day. It’s a day of celebration – bringing fashion lovers everywhere together and recognising the power which fashion has to make a positiv...

An Earth Day-Approved Anorak (And a .Gif!) - Spring Jackets for Men - Esquire

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Cool Hunting

esquire.com - In honor of Earth Day (which is, uh, today, you gas-guzzling litterbug) Eco-minded company Ecoalf (the word is even in their name!) has partnered with Cool Hunting on this here special limited-edit...

This 1981 Computer Magazine Cover Explains Why We’re So Bad at Tech Predictions - TIME

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Vala Afshar

time.com - If you were passionate about personal computers between the mid-1970s and mid-1980s, the odds were high that you were a reader of Byte magazine. And if you read Byte, you were surely a fan of Rober...

Connecting the World Responsibly & Resourcefully - No. 1: An Introduction

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Mitch Jackson

linkedin.com - With April here, a late Spring blooming and Earth Day upon us, it is a good time to think again about change, both literally and figuratively, as it relates to business, nature and society. In past...

5 ways biking is getting better in the U.S. (and one way it's not) : TreeHugger

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Green For You

treehugger.com - Last week the Alliance for Biking and Walking released its 2014 Benchmarking Report. Chock full of tidbits about biking and walking in the U.S., the report shines a light on what's good, and not so...

Interview with NTEN's Content Manager: Steph Routh

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Amy Sample Ward

nten.org - We're so excited to welcome our new Content Manager, Steph Routh, to the NTEN team! Steph will be managing and keeping the great online community content flowing, while doubling as one of Portland'...

Characteristics That Transform Ordinary People Into Champions In Any Role In Life - Forbes

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Vala Afshar

forbes.com - “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader,” said John Quincy Adams. At our company, Fishbowl, we can spot a leader simply by watching how...

THE GOONIES 2 Is in the Works with Story Reportedly Written by Steven Spielberg « Nerdist

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Paul Smith

nerdist.com - Nearly 30 years after The Goonies made a mark on the childhood of millions for decades after its release, a sequel seems like it might just be on the way, according to the director of the original ...

TIME and Google+ Celebrate Earth Day - TIME

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Bryan Walsh

time.com - Mars is nice and Jupiter has a big red spot, but there’s no more gorgeous planet in the known galaxy than Earth. On a day when we tend focus on the threats to the Earth—which are many—we should als...

If Every Billionaire Talked Like This, Maybe We Could Have Nice Things

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Ceres

upworthy.com - I love a challenge. I love learning. I like to try to make a difference. If you find yourself in a position where you can make a difference you have a responsibility to not waste that position -- g...

Change: When Life Feels Like a Broken Record - Break The Frame — Break The Frame

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Lolly Daskal

breaktheframe.com - I called an old friend the other day and instead of catching up on what’s new, important or exciting in our lives, she was stuck playing the same old broken record.  Her amazing life, overshadowed ...

What Makes the Best Infographics So Convincing - Andrea Ovans - Harvard Business Review

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Vala Afshar

blogs.hbr.org - A great infographic is an instant revelation. It can compress time and space. (Good gosh – Usain Bolt is that much faster than all the other 100-meter gold medalists who’ve ever competed?) It can i...

This DIY solar backpack looks tricky but doable

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Green For You

grist.org - Whether you hike, camp, or just drunkenly lie in the sun at Coachella, a solar backpack’s an outlet-free way to juice up your gear. But you might not have upwards of $200 lying around. If you ARE r...

34 Ways To Waste Less Food

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Fenton

buzzfeed.com - Not all expiration dates were created equally and very few of them will actually tell you if a food has gone bad. “Sell-by” means it has to be sold, not eaten, by a given date. “Best-by” means it w...

Silicon Valley Investors, Best Latvian Startups, Nokia, Free Beer & Exciting Talks. Riga, Here We Come.

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Jari-Pekka Raitamaa

arcticstartup.com - As you may have noticed by now, we are touring the Arctic region with our series of events - ArcticEvenings. They are getting everyone ready for our main event - Arctic15:Exit Path, taking place in...

How to run a Restart Party « The Restart Project

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The Restart Project

therestartproject.org - We’re thrilled that people respond so positively to our Restart Parties and our idea. We’ve put our hearts into this Project since the very beginning, and we would love for people to spread it far ...

What’s Your Twitter Follow-Back Policy?

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Ted Coine

savvyseller.co - To be a savvy seller, you must be a social seller. Truly social. How? Keep this little tip in mind, and you’ll be years ahead of most brands and individuals on social media today: Those four little...

Leadership: Claim Your Calling - Lolly Daskal

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Lolly Daskal

lollydaskal.com - Posted on 22. Apr, 2014 by lollydaskal in Blog, Lead From Within, Leadership, Mission, Passion, Personal Development, Purpose A skinny, awkward 16-year-old goes fearfully onstage. She is announced ...

Selling Is Still About Relationships

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Shawn Murphy

thesalesblog.com - In every stalled or lost deal there is a person (or persons) who opposed (or didn’t support) the salesperson and their sales organization. There is someone who wouldn’t engage with the salesperson ...

Millennials Hate The Word Millennials

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Ted Coine

savvyseller.co - If you were born between 1980 and 2000 or so, you’ve been labeled a Millennial. Apparently, you’re not as hard-working as the average Baby Boomer, you probably find it more economic to live with yo...

Meet Amber of @closetHEADS on Lister TV

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Ted Coine

savvyseller.co - It’s official: Lister TV is live! And who better to star in our first show than Amber Heller, owner of the eBay store closetheads. Join us as we discuss her journey from an eBay skeptic (to put it ...

Using Content to Build Your Business's Brand Awareness In Asia

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Jari-Pekka Raitamaa

globalfromasia.com - Happy Easter to everyone out there, hope the easter bunny gave you lots of treats in your Easter basket! I’m just wrapping up a jam packed weekend of Startup Weekend here in Shenzhen, China one of ...

A Spot-On Parody of Every Brand Video Ever

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Tracey Noe

laughingsquid.com - “This Is a Generic Brand Video” features virtually every cliché found in your average promotional brand video, from “guy with lab coat” to “time-lapse of city a night.” The spot-on parody was creat...

How To Create A Sustainable Brand In 90 Minutes

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David Connor

davidcoethica.wordpress.com - Simplicity is beautiful. In a world saturated by gurus (I even shivered typing that word) and wanna-be experts lining up with their jargon bazookas in strained attempts to prove Einstein’s alleged ...

How Well Do You Know Your Own Resume?

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Shawn Murphy

youtern.com - Whether you write your own or have the most important document in your job search written professionally, one thing remains true: You have to be able to speak to what is on your resume! You be able...

Apple Store logos and employee uniforms go green for Earth Day

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Christine Bader

appleinsider.com - And the Mac is temporarily renamed the Granny Smith? And how much energy was used to make and transport all those green t-shirts to retail staff? And how much energy was used to make and transport ...

Imperative - 6 Steps to Kickstart a Meaningful Life

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Imperative

blog.imperative.com - The best way to begin to answer this question is to get heart-centered.  By this, I mean actually focusing on your heart.  Starting a practice of sitting quietly and being fully with your own heart...

Why storytelling gets your Sustainability message across - Terra Infirma

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David Connor

terrainfirma.co.uk - If I had to choose the best method for communicating sustainability, my automatic first choice would be involvement (workshops, problem solving etc). But if you are need an effective broadcast meth...

Global Action Plan | Sky Rainforest Rescue Schools Challenge

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Global Action Plan

globalactionplan.org.uk - How do you put school children in touch with the people, plants and animals who live in the Amazon? By showing them the things they can do in their lives that make a difference. How we helped As pa...

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