Designer and illustrator Rachel Ignotofsky created this series of illustrations highlighting women in STEM who have done awesome things to advance humankind. We’ve got the first woman in space, the woman who discovered DNA, the woman who figured out radioactivity, and more. These posters are beautiful, and a beautiful reminder that too often history overlooks rad ladies. Never worry about that again with these reminders hanging in your home – buy prints on Rachel’s Etsy here!
The Secret History of Star Wars…
George Lucas’s first wife edited all 3 STAR WARS movies (won an Oscar for the 1st) and yet, you never hear about her: http://t.co/KWkWITiSgw
— Austin Kleon (@austinkleon) July 28, 2014
This is the first-ever biography of Marcia Griffin…a true tech lady.
Really? This lady is truly ok with the picture she helped this jerk print? Ugh.
Oh my goodness this picture makes me laugh:
I’m sorry, but he’s so giddy and she’s so pissed and she’s just staring at him like she can’t BELIEVE she slept with him and now he’s playing this game like the loser he clearly is and why did she think getting into this photo shoot would help her career to begin with…so much drama here.
Reblogging this ’cause I really dug it.
Originally posted on HBR Blog Network - Harvard Business Review:
Digital technology is the biggest agitator of the business world today. Mobile technology, social media, cloud computing, embedded devices, big data, and analytics have radically changed the nature of work and competition. And digital innovations will continue to do so for the foreseeable future. Technology has tremendous potential to be the engine of increasing human, organizational, and economic prosperity.
However, digital technology is not the true story. Digital transformation is. Fulfilling technology’s potential will require leaders to recreate the way their institutions operate in a world of digital ubiquity. Leaders need to engage their people in a process of redefining how they work and what their companies do. Digital transformation is therefore the key managerial imperative for today’s business leaders.
So, are large corporations – or, more specifically, the leaders of those firms – ready to face the challenge? Or as Richard Straub of the Peter Drucker Society of Europe puts the question, “are managers…
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What a go-getter!
I dig this lady. She takes matters into her own hands to get a story, even if it means getting a scrappy little boat to take her down the Amazon. And check out the Mom up there! She can’t wait to get footage of that human pyramid.
Because to me, a new academic year is a season. A new season to ROCK. IT. OUT.