01. Keep good company 02. Notice the ordinary 03. Preserve the ephemeral 04....– Via swissmiss from An Essay by Keith Yamashita (PDF after the jump)
Evernote By The Numbers: 34M Users, 1.4M Paying,... →
One day I might stop using Tumblr like Evernote ;)
it’s just plain easier to tinker and tweak something you assume...– Confessions of a Recovering Lifehacker
There are more than 27 million businesses in the United States. About a thousand...– Can Mom-and-Pop Shops Survive Extreme Gentrification? - NYTimes.com
Jeremy Bailey on Twitter's Logo
This is really interesting/exciting to see a few key insights that occurred to me about this rebrand: Just like Apple, Twitter is now ubiquitous enough that it doesn’t need a logotype/word-mark to represent itself (or the burdens of legibility and international readability). Twitter was dealing with loads of people designing and diluting their brand every day - they had their own T, the...
Understanding the key variables in Viral Marketing... →
An oldie, but goodie. I will need this for later. And then another time after that. Then maybe a few more times after that. Until someone explains it better.
around these kernels of truth, managers build concentric circles of excuses that...– Learned Helplessness in Organizations - Ron Ashkenas - Harvard Business Review
This is the problem with Classics. Even if you’re unaware of them, they...– Pliny The Elder and Citizen Kane « St. John’s Wort
And it’s hard to beat the simple joy of riding a bike.– Pedal power - The Big Picture - Boston.com
I have seen the entrepreneur who wants to hire quickly fail and I have seen the...– A VC: MBA Mondays: Optimal Headcount At Various Stages
Berlin’s prototypical fox, those who know many little things, draw from an...– All Hail the Generalist - Vikram Mansharamani - Harvard Business Review