The Shortage Of Women In STEM Explained | Fast Company


In North America, adults make decisions about which toys we promote to children. As we do that, we slowly drive girls to think of other fields rather than STEM-related.

via The Shortage Of Women In STEM Explained | Fast Company | Business + Innovation.

Billionaires to Retain Control of Government | The New Yorker


“We have not seen the super-rich maintain such a vise-like grip on the government since the days immediately preceding the French Revolution.”

via Billionaires to Retain Control of Government – The New Yorker.

In Defense of Hungary’s Internet Tax | Bloomberg View


.. starting next year, Hungarians would have paid 150 forints ($0.62) per gigabyte of data consumed.

No other country has imposed such a "bit tax"

via In Defense of Hungary's Internet Tax – Bloomberg View.

How To Create A Culture Of Productivity | Fast Company

The tempo a business owner/entrepreneur sets for their company’s culture will be hard to maneuver onto a different path once established,

via How To Create A Culture Of Productivity | Fast Company | Business + Innovation.

What Angel Investors Are Actually Buying From Your Startup | Fast Company


.. when you go to the supermarket, and you are surrounded by 20 different brands of cornflakes all priced the same. How do you decide which one to buy?

The angel investor is viewing you and your startup as that brand of cornflakes on the shelf. So how do they make a decision?

via What Angel Investors Are Actually Buying From Your Startup | Fast Company | Business + Innovation.

10 Productivity Tips For The Overwhelmed Entrepreneur | Fast Company


If you notice that certain tasks on your list never seem to get done, it’s time to question whether it’s worth doing at all.

via 10 Productivity Tips For The Overwhelmed Entrepreneur | Fast Company | Business + Innovation.

How To Create An Infographic Resume That Doesn’t Repel Hiring Managers | Fast Company


“The primary fault with most traditional resumes is that they focus on responsibilities not results.”

“Infographics put results front and center without sending the reader on a hunting expedition.”

via How To Create An Infographic Resume That Doesn't Repel Hiring Managers | Fast Company | Business + Innovation.

Obama Urged to Apologize for Anti-Fear Remark


Across the country, Democratic candidates have sought to distance themselves from the President’s incendiary statement, especially in states like North Carolina, where science and facts have record-low approval ratings.

via Obama Urged to Apologize for Anti-Fear Remark.

Congress Still Has No Idea How Much the NSA Spies on Americans | GovExec.com


The truth is that Congress is alarmingly ignorant about NSA spying.

via Congress Still Has No Idea How Much the NSA Spies on Americans – Oversight – GovExec.com.

The Elements of Wit: 5 Ways to Be Smarter, Funnier, And Better At Parties | Co.Create


The more you read, hear and watch, the better primed your brain will be to produce its own witty thoughts.

via The Elements of Wit: 5 Ways to Be Smarter, Funnier, And Better At Parties | Co.Create | creativity + culture + commerce.