8 Snippets That Demonstrate the Repelling Effect in Web Design

Experiments with canvas are the talk of the town these days. They can be seen not only as concepts in the popular web developer playgrounds but also as solutions for real-life projects. The variety is undoubtedly astonishing: From primitive particle animations based on popular plugins to one-of-a-kind ideas that are …

The Spring 2019 issue of Work&Place is now available

  We have today published the  latest Work&Place issue for Spring 2019. As always, it offers a diverse compilation of timely and provocative perspectives focused on the intersections between and among work, the workplace, technology, culture, and business strategy. You might start with Rob Harris’s call for shooting the messengers in …

Episode 75 – Growth Ideas You’re Probably Under Utilizing with Ro Bhatia of Limelight

Ro Bhatia has some serious eCommerce chops.  He started his career at Google, then spent 5 years at Yahoo, then worked for eBay with merchants, then ran the dot com division for Home Depot.  Now he’s the Chief Product and Strategy officer at Limelight Ecommerce. In this episode we dig …

Amazon drops plans for HQ, judging others in the open plan, why people would rather electrocute themselves than sit and think and some other stuff

Why is it so hard to design a decent office space? demands this article in Quartz. It’s a fair enough question but probably the wrong one. It’s perfectly possible to design a decent (or adequate) office with a pen, paper and bag of presuppositions and many people have done exactly …