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The Fragile Collage

Montreal-based paper artist Myriam Dion uses an X-ACTO knife and sometimes famous newspaper covers to create lace like art works full of details. In the beginning her work relied mainly on single newspaper covers but she has since branched out and now uses collage and multiple covers to create her intricate patterns. 70 more words

Art And Design

The Financial Times bets on new ad format: Brands pay for time, not pageviews or clicks

For half a century or so, media advertising has been sold on the basis of “impressions”—that is, the number of people who were theoretically exposed to an advertisement. 667 more words

Tech

The Dining Room at The Ashmolean, Oxford

First published in The Financial Times.

This restaurant has the good fortune to sit atop the roof of the Ashmolean museum – and the wonder of its situation is twofold, … 477 more words

Rebecca May Johnson

A CCO Job Function: Managing Talent

Garo Yepremian died this past week. For anyone who grew up watching National Football League (NFL) games in the late 1960s or 1970s; this was a name quite familiar to you even if you had trouble pronouncing it. 1,331 more words

Compliance Programs

Boredom Is Not What It Used to Be: Douglas Coupland

I think boredom has to be some sort of natural selection process.

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Boredom is different than it used to be. I actually used to like being bored: walking down a street, not connected to anything, not speaking to anyone, wondering what lies behind those trees or shop fronts or clouds. 63 more words

Boredom

RENOVATIO MEDIOLANI: THE RENAISSANCE OF THE ITALIAN BUSINESS CAPITAL

As stated by Financial Times in this article, Milan was long derided as the ugly, industrial sister among Italy’s resplendent art-filled cities such as Rome, … 503 more words

Italy

Video: a two-minute guide to Bitcoin in 2015

Bitcoin triumphed in 2013, crashed in 2014 but what does 2015 hold for the digital currency? In this super-speedy two-minute video Garrick Hilleman, an economic historian at the London School of Economics, gives his take. 60 more words

Bitcoin