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AT&T's insurance plan will soon repair busted phone screens

If you have insurance on your phone and smash the ever-loving tar out of the screen, you normally have to file a claim, pay a deductible and wait for a replacement device. Bleh. AT&T and its insurance provider Asurion, however, are trying something a little different. As of November 15, people …

2015 was a wild ride for the company formerly known as Google

Now, we have to call that company "Alphabet."<p>Ever since Google blew up its corporate structure in September, new parent company Alphabet has started reshuffling different projects and breaking out divisions into stand-alone entities.<p>Although all the moonshots are still technically being funded by …

Learn to master one of the most beginner-friendly and useful programming languages on the web

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Shutterstock As we move forward in the technological age, coding will only become more prevalent, and having at least some knowledge …

5 Ways to Increase Productivity if You Work From Home

Working from home sounds like a dream job, but workplace productivity can pose a major issue for distributed teams. When the only commute you have is walking from your bed to your desk, minuscule distractions can easily multiply when working from the comfort of your home. After approximately four …

5 Ways to Succeed at Fulfilling Your Dream

Sad, isn't it?<p>I mean, you're constantly frustrated with your life. You want to pursue your dreams and live a successful life, but you just can't seem to do it.<p>Everyone around you seems content with their lives. They seem to have achieved their dreams. Even those who are in the midst of hardship …

16 Lists to Make to Jump-Start Your Career in 2016 | Inc.com

<i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>There's nothing I love more than a good list, especially at the end of the year, when reflecting and resolution-making abound.<p>You, too? Then here are 16 lists to make in 2016 that'll …

Time Management

How Successful People Work Less and Get More Done

As co-founder of Hotwire.com and CEO of Zillow for the last seven years, 39-year-old Spencer Rascoff fits most people's definition of success. As a father of three young children, Spencer is a busy guy at home and at work.<p>What's the one thing that Spencer refuses to do on the weekend? Work -- at …

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The Productivity Mistake Everyone Is Making | Inc.com

Getting the job done day in and day out is tough. I always go through periods where my productivity starts slacking, and I can feel the laziness bug start creeping in. To get back on track, I follow a few steps and I'm back in no time. The harder part for most people is figuring out when and if …

Time Management