How the design team at Spotify confronted challenges across their designs and produced guidelines and processes for scaling design efficiently.
I did the cold shower challenge for a month. Here’s what I learned
About two years ago, I heard about Wim Hof, a Dutch who climbed Mount Everest wearing nothing but shorts and shoes. I was personally…
What I Learned About Content Marketing by Analyzing 614 Posts
Can you believe that I’ve published 614 posts on Quick Sprout? I published my first post on April 16 back in 2007. Today, nearly eight years later, the
What I Learned As A CIO
Joey Hobbs, Regional CIO, NetApp (former CIO, Community Hospital Anderson) About six months ago, I made the scary decision to leave Community Hospital Anderson, the only place I had worked since high school, to join the vendor side as a Regional CIO in the Healthcare Division with NetApp. As I look back and reflect, I am so thankful for the opportunity I was given to grow within the Community Health Network, where I held the CIO role for three years, previously working as…
10 Great Stocking Stuffers for Dad
Stockings are usually reserved for children and teens, but that doesn't mean they aren't fun for the whole family. If you're the type of person who loves b
How I learned to be more confident
GE's Beth Comstock talks about confidence, career advice and not giving up.
Grocery Store Guide to the Good Stuff
As you stroll through the grocery store, you are probably bombarded by numerous health claims on food labels and packaging. Some boast of their natural i...
How to Make Vegetarian Spinach & Cheese Stuffed Shells
Pasta shells stuffed with creamy ricotta, spinach and sauteed onions are topped w
What I learned at HIRE Conf
Last week in New York City at a rooftop lounge overlooking the Empire State building I had the opportunity to attend the newest entry to the recruiting and HR conference circuit. It was called HIRE Conf put on by Jeremy Roberts and his Hiring Solved compatriots. 200 or so attendees braved the cold rain of the city for the one day event I love one day events like this. They tend to be smaller, more intimate and better for networking. Plus it was…
How to Be a Better Entrepreneur (7 Lessons I've Learned)
My birthday was a few days ago (big 28), so I wanted to reflect on what I've learned over the past 4 + years of running my company (Gotch SEO). I hope what I...
How I Learned to Excel in a Male-Dominated Workplace
Sodexo's Melinda Gorgenyi details her rise to the top in the field of facilities management.
What I Learned from the West Wing Writers
As speechwriters, we want to sharpen our skills and learn from the best. And some of the best in the biz are the team at West Wing Writers.The firm, started by former speechwriters of the Clinton-Gore administration, held a workshop recently and I was lucky enough to attend. These wordsmiths have crafted messages for some of the powerful people in the world. And when I left, I felt like a more powerful speechwriter myself.Here are five takeaways that any speechwriter can gain value…
What I Learned From a Nasty Facebook Comment
Share on It's pictured here, on the right. Anyone who knows me well knows my slight addiction (okay, not so slight) to my iPhone. Needless to say, I thought it was cute and funny so I shared it on my Facebook fanpage , which, incidentally says Jennifer Pastiloff Yoga. The irony of the story I'm about to tell is not lost on me. Just this morning, I was once again fretting that my page with almost 7,000 "fans" says "Jennifer Pastiloff Yoga" and…
How I Learned To Embrace The Law Robot Revolution
Recently when thumbing through Facebook, I came across an ad for a coffee mug (clearly and efficient...
How I Learned to Fall Asleep in Under a Minute
Want to know how to fall asleep fast? All you need is to master this 60-second trick.
How I learned to Stop Fearing and Embrace the Challenge"
You're invited to attend Orrick's complimentary TOTAL ACCESS program focused on education technology and the relevant topics that surround this industry. We will have some of the most influential leaders in this space sharing their thoughts and ideas about upcoming trends in this rapidly growing market Topics Which education startup will be the most disruptive in the coming decade and why? Why is there a lack…
What I Learned about Product Design This Year
Meagan Fisher casts a thoughtful glance back over her work this year and considers what it means to design a product rather than a marketing experience. Pour yourself a cup of eggnog, grab a mince pie or two and gather around the fireside. Are you sitting comfortably? Good, then we shall begin.
How I Learned To Stop Holding Onto So Much STUFF
One day a young woman I was treating for depression shared with me some advice her GP had given her. It was advice that she was struggling with, and it was this: “Always go to bed with a shiny sink.” It was doing her head in, because as part...
What I learned about business from selling stuff on Craigslist
Customer centricity is like free word-of-mouth marketing –– a valuable way to get more new customers. Here’s how to use it in your business.