• 03.30.12

Top 10 Most Popular Stories Of The Week

Here are the stories you read, shared, tweeted, and pinned this week.

This week’s stories primarily focused on charisma, creativity, breaking norms in the workplace, and stunning design. You will find some great advice and varying perspectives in the articles below. Enjoy.

Shark Tank

Amber Mac derives some great advice for fledgling entrepreneurs from Shark Tank.

Woman On Bike

Olivia Fox Cabane dissects charisma and analyzes its influence on the human psyche. Definitely a must-read.

Asleep At Desk

Emily Heyword offers some helpful advice on how to break your routine to increase creativity and innovation.


Jon Stein calls for change in how the modern workweek is constructed. Read on to find out how a good company should treat you.

Tooth Tattoo

Nidhi Subbaraman reports on tooth tattoos that could change the way we detect and prevent sickness.

Packaged Meat

Just as the world learns about “pink slime,” this infographic makes you think again about going for that double burger.

Cafeteria Eater

Cliff Kuang highlights some clever tricks Google has used to trick employees into eating better.

New Typeface

Belinda Lanks finds a mind-bending and dizzying typeface. Proceed with caution.

NASA Ocean

Check out NASA’s enthralling visualization of the ocean’s surface current flow.

Red Thing

Teressa Iezzi talks to Jonah Lehrer on how to increase your creativity.

Jane McGonigal

Amber Mac talks to Jane McGonigal on the benefits of games (they really exist).

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