So the old adage of “follow your passion and the money will come” may not be the best advice after all. Changing creative gears and adding heat may be more practical strategies for success. These stories and more in this week’s top 10.
Apple responds to vociferous design complaints on why they are dragging the physical world into their mobile products.
Can Ben Silbermann Turn Pinterest Into The World’s Greatest Shopfront?
Ben Silbermann dishes on why Pinterest could be the future of e-commerce.
Want More Productive Workers? Adjust Your Thermostat
Need productivity? Just add heat.
Do Like Steve Jobs Did: Don’t Follow Your Passion
Following your passion might not be the key to success.
Why You Need A Creative Shift Instead Of A Vacation, As Explained By Joss Whedon
Joss Whedon stays fresh by jumping between vastly different projects. Sustainable? We’ll see.
How To Make Your Employees Feel Like Superheroes
Patty Azzarello shares her thoughts on how to empower your team.
How Microsoft Embraced Design, Without Steve Ballmer
“I don’t think Steve [Ballmer] could even spell the word design.”
How To Move Past The “Everything’s Been Done” Trap And Find Your Next Great Idea
Kevin Purdy offers 4 intuitive ideas to stay original.
I cannot wait for the LowLine.
Want To Live Longer? Be More Creative
Problem solving and using your imagination may be the key to a longer, more fulfilling life.