Do your actions scream: “I’m over it!” Or are you that stressed out? If you’re doing these things at work you’re sending the wrong message.
Quote Of The Week: Be Brief Or Be Ignored
Stop being boring with these thoughts on brevity—and download the poster to put on your office door. The office blowhard will get the hint.
Every Monday, tune in to Fast Company Leadership for a quote to get your week started right.
This week’s quote comes from Joseph McCormack, author of Brief: Making a Bigger Impact by Saying Less.:
“Brevity is an essential skill that can propel people’s career in an age where the people that they’re talking to are overwhelmed.”
If you’re struggling to grab your audience’s attention—on the Internet or in the board room—say more with less.
Here’s how to avoid a longwinded rant, from Lisa Evans’s article “Less Is More: Why You’re Saying Too Much And Getting Ignored:”
There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. — Nelson Mandela (via fastcompany)
(Source: katiecouric, via fastcompany)
"Not As They Appear" (2014)
48” x 48” Acrylic / Canvas
Commission for Brandon Gibson WR for the Miami Dolphins.
Building a bike requires an incredibly difficult process of welding and metal working. But does it have to?
Capsule — arguably the most influential men’s fashion tradeshow in North America — started from an unlikely source: Shiny, expensive t-shirts.
The first Capsule show back in 2007 featured just 45 designers. Now the show carves out room for 777 designers from 25 countries around the world.
BMPW founders: Edina Sultanik, Deirdre Maloney, and Minya Quirk
"A great candidate for Capsule is a brand that’s made by real people who love what they’re doing on a small to mid-sized level," says Minya Quirk.
“What if we tried to make a different kind of computer, one that didn’t demand your attention, that didn’t try to absorb you in interaction, that merely displayed beautiful things from the Internet?” - This Kickstarter darling reached its goal within 30 minutes. Here’s how it will change the art world.
Crazy-cool original poster art.
Sometimes Mondays don’t suck!! #awesome day with @sportridermag @bradley_adams #naked #nofairings #noprotection
W&W 2014 - Third Edition
@ironandair Croissants, Gérard Depardieu, and girls on bikes: all things we love about France. Shot by the talented #DavidMarvier at the @tendanceroadster annual ride in Paris. #ironandair #motocollective
INAZU’MANX by -Th/V- #flickstackr
American Supercamp -
Friends at Cycle World are good friends to have.
When Garrett asked if I could join him and some of the Bonnier Motorcycle Group for a private day with Danny Walker, there was no question. I was in.
The basic description is the same as Colin Edwards’ and Rich Oliver’s schools: You ride…