Tech

One of Mark Zuckerberg’s top lieutenants at Facebook gave 4 tips to maximise your career – here’s how you can write a ‘personal API’

Andrew “Boz” Bosworth, vice president of augmented and virtual reality at Facebook, has explained how employees from all walks of life can create their own “Application Programming Interfaces” (APIs). Using a simple analogy from computer science, Bosworth’s idea is for employees to gain a greater understanding of themselves and thereby […]
One of Mark Zuckerberg’s top lieutenants at Facebook gave 4 tips to maximise your career – here’s how you can write a ‘personal API’
Strategy

6 books on success that employees at cannabis recruitment giant Vangst say you should read to get ahead in the $85 billion industry

Reading books about self-improvement could make you more successful in the $US85 billion cannabis industry. Vangst is one of the biggest cannabis-job recruitment firms. It has placed candidates in over 60,000 short-term and long-term gigs. Founder and CEO Karson Humiston said that the highest-performing employees in her office were all […]
6 books on success that employees at cannabis recruitment giant Vangst say you should read to get ahead in the $85 billion industry
Strategy

Here’s why summer is the perfect time to learn new skills

During the summer, life just seems to be a little more relaxed: the kids are out of school, people are on holiday, and even work seems to slow a little with the heat until Australia Day signals the return to business as usual. As things slow down around us, it […]
Here’s why summer is the perfect time to learn new skills
Lifestyle

Here’s what leaders can do to feel secure in the automation age

Alibaba founder Jack Ma believes one fundamental difference between people and machines is the key to managing the age of automation effectively. If executives want their employees to have fulfilling jobs in the future, they need to stop making them feel like they are competing with machines, he says. Ma, […]
Here’s what leaders can do to feel secure in the automation age
Tech

From wearing a tie every day to killing his own meat, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has used New Year’s resolutions to improve himself each year over the last decade. Here’s everything he set out to do since 2009.

Mark Zuckerberg made his first public New Year’s resolution in 2009, when the economy tanked and Facebook wasn’t profitable. Since then, he’s tried all sorts of annual challenges, like learning a new language and meeting new people. His resolutions this year are goals for the entire decade, not just a […]
From wearing a tie every day to killing his own meat, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has used New Year’s resolutions to improve himself each year over the last decade. Here’s everything he set out to do since 2009.