Alex Trew

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7 Ways To Motivate Yourself To Work Harder

We've all been there before.<p>And in those moments, even people who love their jobs may have trouble pushing themselves to work at their highest capabilities.<p>On Quora, people discussed the question: "How can I motivate myself to work hard?" Here's what they suggested:<p>One of the easiest things you can …

7 Habits Of Happy Couples

This presents us with a question: How do we put those facts into practice? What actions can we take to improve our relationships?<p>Luckily, a bunch of smart people submitted answers to a recent Quora thread, "What habits do happy couples have?"<p>The results — a mixture of rituals, best practices, and …

9 Classic Books That Will Change Your Life And Career

The ones that tend do well these days seem to be grounded in humanity.<p>Perhaps that's because creativity, innovation, leadership, entrepreneurship — they all begin within us; each is very much a human process.<p>So naturally, the more we humanize the way we think and work, the more progress we can make …

Google Reveals One Easy Trick for Writing a Top-Notch Résumé

Google Reveals One Easy Trick for Writing a Top-Notch Résumé

Résumés

Digital Archive

Why Microsoft’s Mobile Marketing Strategy Hinges on iOS and Android

As part of its new platforms and productivity strategy, Microsoft is bringing services and applications to platforms like OS X, iOS and Android -- …

Windows Phone

Three Things Entrepreneurs Should Do Right Now To Score Capital In 2015

Follow these informed suggestions and you’ll set yourself up for the best chance of scoring funding for your company.<p>Did you come up with a winning business idea in 2014? Are you excited about trying to launch a startup this upcoming year? If so, you’re probably beginning to think about where you …

Business Strategy

10 Top Equity Crowdfunding Campaigns From 2014

It was a banner year of growth for the crowdfunding industry in 2014 as several record-setting rewards-based and equity-based crowdfunding campaigns took place.<p>Each year the bar continues to rise, as the overall crowdfunding industry is estimated to grow to nearly $10.9 Billion in total funding in …

How to Build a Million-Dollar Business in 1 Year (Yes, Really)

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Some people go their entire lives without earning a million dollars, so it sounds crazy that …

Business Strategy

3 Ways to Start Your Business Without Going Into Debt

Here are a few tips for saving big while starting up.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>Starting a business can be expensive, but it doesn't have to put you into massive debt or require you to take on investors (which is …

Small Business

Apple iBeacons Find Their Way Into McDonald's

Ever since iBeacon made its debut on the iPhone in 2013, it’s been heralded as the next big thing for retailers. Using the Bluetooth low energy radio on your smartphone, iBeacon technology can track your location within a few feet of where you are and push you special deals and advertisements onto …

​Free software GNU/Linux laptop in development

There are lots of Linux laptops, but none that have the Free Software Foundation's blessings. That may change.<p>Linux laptops are available from major …

Linux