think twice: The Syndicate, Part 3

HBR: Positive Work Cultures Are More Productive

from HBR. It’s easy to discount this as being a common sense statement, but the reality is that getting to a positive culture is hard. Focusing on the people also can easily get hidden behind other motives.

In a sense, then, this article is about flipping perspective a bit: look to change the underlying drivers of our behaviors, and by doing that everything else becomes easier.

Key of Awesome: Parody of The Hills

Holy. Shit. This is the best thing I’ve seen in a little while. So hilarious, and on point.

Noisia Radio

So good. Bonkers crew, true to form, and some incredibly solid music.

Guardian: End of Capitalism

A considerably long read. To be honest, I’ve not read all of this yet. It’s pretty interesting from what I’ve seen so far, though. Information is key, and it’s slipping out everywhere, which is at odds with how the world used to be.

Obama’s Anger Translator

WHAT. ZOMG, how did I not know this happened. So good.

Nomine: Blind Man

“Old man, how is it that you hear these things?”
“Young man, how is it that you do not?”