Thom Cummings

Jul 03

10 Tricks To Appear Smart During Meetings

Jul 01

“But, really, what could be more arty than wanting to destroy art by smashing the boundaries that keep it sealed off from everyday life?” — A quote from from the excellent Rip It Up And Start Again - a history of post-punk from 1978-1984 by Simon Reynolds that I couldn’t put  down while on holiday recently… 

Jun 30

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Jun 25

spooky-furry said: a steak pun is a rare medium well done.

Excellent.

Jun 22

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Jun 21

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Jun 14

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Jun 13

via parislemon via :electrostaticlove:

via parislemon via :electrostaticlove:

(Source: creolepresley)

May 21

“I think we, at a fundamental level, need to redefine the success metrics of capitalism. That they include three key ingredients: 1. Business, successful business, making money. The traditional form of success. 2. You have to be making a difference in the world, you have to be contributing in some way. 3. I think you need to be emotionally engaged in the work. You need to love the work. These three things aren’t, right now, considered the success metrics for capitalism” — Biz Stone via Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone And Bill Clinton Talk Better Business, Online Publishing, And Social Media (VIDEO)

(via bijan)

May 10

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May 05

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Apr 22

parislemon:

nevver:


The Internet takes over the World


Evolution, baby.

parislemon:

nevver:

The Internet takes over the World

Evolution, baby.

Apr 21

In Defense of Marketing, Hacking and Programming • Emily Delmont -

bougie:

One of the best examinations of why one should be wary of “growth hacking” from a broader organizational and product standpoint. 

Why I insist on avoiding the term “Growth Hacking” as much as I avoid the term “Data Science”….

New disciplines created by the intersection of multiple other disciplines in today’s world need time to mature and to evolve, not destroy, what came before.

Apr 02

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Mar 24

This is a beautiful data visualisation tool that maps IMDb ratings for different TV shows.  Here you can pinpoint the decline of the Simpsons.
Play around here: http://graphtv.kevinformatics.com/tt0096697

This is a beautiful data visualisation tool that maps IMDb ratings for different TV shows.  Here you can pinpoint the decline of the Simpsons.

Play around here: http://graphtv.kevinformatics.com/tt0096697