Alesia Krush

Alesia explores the different ways technology impacts people and businesses. Marketing and communications at ObjectStyle. Information and coffee addict. Neil Gaiman fan.


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The subtle art of giving your programming self a break

Human Resources

Have you ever heard of the Pomodoro technique? The 52/17 rule? In this post, we talk about working smarter, not harder — or, in other words, about avoiding burnout in the burnout-prone IT world.

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Web Design Trends for 2019: The Year of the Wave

Web Design

It looks like year 2019 will be the year of bold, animated design that will, quite literally, make your head spin. In this post, we're looking at major design trends for the coming year.

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GDPR is six months old: Any losers so far?

Security

This month marks a six-month anniversary of GDPR. We decided to find out which companies have been fined so far and what precedent this creates for others.

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Five More Industries to Be Disrupted by Blockchain: Cybergames, E-commerce, Social Media, and More

Security

This is the second post in the series. In Part 2, we explore how blockchain may affect computer games, e-commerce, social media, ride-sharing, and recruitment.

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IT companies with “flat” structures: utopia or innovative approach?

Human Resources

It’s a trend for IT companies to go “flat” these days. With pretty detailed approaches such as Holocracy and Teal-type organizations out there, many are willing to give it a try.

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Five Industries to Be Disrupted by Blockchain: Energy, IAM, Food Supply, and More

Security

Blockchain is a highly desirable piece of tech that lots of companies are keeping tabs on. Despite the fact that the technology still hasn't overcome all of its limitations, it may disrupt a whole lot of industries in the near future.