The act of snubbing someone in a social setting by looking at your phone instead of paying attention.
Term coined as part of a campaign by Macquarie an advertising agency behind the campaign - McCann Melbourne - invited a number of lexicographers, authors, and poets to coin a neologism to describe the behaviour.
Professions resulting from the combination of more traditional professions. In some cases also developing to serve as a bridge between the on-line and off-line world. The barriers between professions are evened. Be willing to jump across specialist knowledge boundaries as technologies and disciplines converge, developing a blend of technical training and 'softer' collaborative skills.
Point & Know
Knowledge in my pocket. How? Mix of well-known Apps and QR codes, bringing information about objects, concepts and even people that we encounter in the real world instantly. Use Point & Know for training too. Why not? Accurate knowledge at the right time.
Great professionals need agents the same way that sports figures, actors and artists need them.
Professionals who are really good at what they do are highly sought and they need someone to manage their commitments, jobs and projects. The role of the headhunter will flip.