Unlike clothing and accessories, jewelry has little protective functionality. Bracelets and jeweled barrettes might not be able to keep out the cold, but a pretty bauble can certainly warm the heart. Beyond their intrinsic value, there’s a strong emotional aspect to these small and special adornments. While every season has its jewelry trends, it generally takes a long while for specific pieces to feel dated.
Hacking Work: Breaking Stupid Rules for Smart Results It would be so much easier to do great work if not for pointless bureaucracies, outdated technologies, and deeply irrational rules. These things are killing us. Frustrating? Hell, yes. But take heart. Today's top performers are taking matters into their own hands: bypassing sacred structures, using forbidden tools, and ignoring silly corporate edicts. In other words, they are hacking work to increase their efficiency and job satisfaction. In this groundbreaking book, consultant Bill Jensen and hacker Josh Klein reveal how to work smarter instead of harder. Once you learn how to hack work, you'll accomplish more in less time. You'll cut through red tape and circumvent stupid procedures. "Hacking Work" is about making the system work for you, so you can take control of your work load, increase your productivity, and help your company succeed - in spite of itself. This title is one of "Harvard Business