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Google People Operations: The secrets of the world’s most scientific human resources department. - Slate Magazine

Google People Operations: The secrets of the world’s most scientific human resources department. - Slate Magazine: "In time, Bock argues, Google’s findings—which it often shares with other HR professionals—may improve all our jobs. “You spend more time working than doing anything else,” he says. “If you work eight or 10 hours a day, it’s more time than you spend sleeping, more time than you spend with your spouse. When you add it up it gets really depressing. You like your job, but for all time it should be— and it could be—something more. So why isn’t it?”"

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Google People Operations: The secrets of the world’s most scientific human resources department. - Slate Magazine

Google People Operations: The secrets of the world’s most scientific human resources department. - Slate Magazine: "After it went into place, Google’s attrition rate for new mothers dropped down to the average rate for the rest of the firm. “A 50 percent reduction—it was enormous!” Bock says. What’s more, happiness—as measured by Googlegeist, a lengthy annual survey of employees—rose as well. Best of all for the company, the new leave policy was cost-effective. Bock says that if you factor in the savings in recruitment costs, granting mothers five months of leave doesn’t cost Google any more money."

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django-backbone-example/backbone_example at master · joshbohde/django-backbone-example · GitHub

django-backbone-example/backbone_example at master · joshbohde/django-backbone-example · GitHub: "Sample application to show how to use Django and Backbone.js together.
http://joshbohde.com/blog/backbonejs-and-django"

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jvashishtha/backbone-tastypie-requirejs · GitHub

jvashishtha/backbone-tastypie-requirejs · GitHub: "Django+Backbone.js+Require.js Example
This is an example application using Django, with the help of django-tastypie, backbone.js, icanhaz.js and require.js. It is based on the awesome django-backbone-example by Josh Bohde. I have just taken his example and modified for the purpose of the demonstration."

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Syndicated 2013-01-23 00:26:00 from sness

RequireJS Optimizer

RequireJS Optimizer: "For command line use, Node is the preferred execution environment. The optimizer runs much faster with Node."

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Syndicated 2013-01-22 22:53:00 from sness

Bassnectar - Basslights 2012 Recap - YouTube

Bassnectar - Basslights 2012 Recap - YouTube: "