So you need to #unplug. You’re feeling overwhelmed by your gadgets—connected to your email list but not to your personal life. It’s time to take a break. It is precisely for times like these that we’ve created a guide to unplugging.
“This takes a very specific skill. So we’re going to be looking for people who aren’t famous for anything else other than they artistically figured out how to storytell in six seconds.”—Gary Vaynerchuk, a brand consultant and author, is starting a talent agency for Vine stars (via fastcompany)
“The smart city is City 2.0 - a city where we understand what’s actually going on and as a result know what needs to change to make it more effective and more sustainable.”—Smart cities - not just corporate branding. It’s actually a really good idea. (via thisbigcity)
“Entrepreneurs don’t need to be impulsive, head-strong, bombastic, or have operating experience,” shared Professor Irv Grousbeck in his “Last Lecture” talk with the Stanford GSB Class of 2013. Below are 5 attitudes Grousbeck believes successful entrepreneurs possess: