Welcome to the eighth in our monthly collection of five weblinks that you shouldn’t miss, put together by the Digital Leadership Group.
Computer gaming as a recruitment tool http://bit.ly/kfjRGX
Marriott Hotels have been using a computer game to recruit new staff, as you can see in this short YouTube film. Myself, I’m staying put as there are too many burger bun options for me to cope with.
How colours change the ways people shop http://bit.ly/mqiPTC
Good to know that the colour of Robin’s shoes is carefully picked to make us all feel calm and soothed.
New music discovery with Noisey http://bit.ly/mR3vaK
From Engine USA comes a video-based way of finding new music? What’s not to like? Assuming you like music made with new-fangled electricity of course.
What’s someone been saying on Twitter? http://bit.ly/mo8ZLs
A neat infographic tool that looks through someone’s timeline and comes up with a rather better graphic than the standard word cloud.
Tesco’s Korean virtual shop http://tgr.ph/j5iF9f
A clever mash-up of online and offline shopping: the physical shop which you can’t leave holding any purchases.
Thanks this month to Richard Costa D’Sa, Johan Hogsander, Hannah Morgan and Ben Wilkinson for some of the ideas in this list.