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This CV landed me interviews at Google and more than 20 top startups

During my senior year of college, I decided that I wasn't going to become another boomerang kid that moved back home, jobless and with no plan for …

Employment

11 Indoor Exercise Apps for When It’s Too Cold for a Gym Sesh

Although we’re super pumped for all the festivities that come with this time of year, we’re not too keen on the dreary weather that goes along with them. Sure, celeb-approved rain boots and jackets are always a cute way to brave the outside world… but if we’re honest, it’ll take hella motivation to …

Exercise

14 Growth Hacks To Get 20 Million Views

Growing your business can be tough.<p>In the past you cold called, built business networks and advertised in print. If you were into guerilla marketing …

Which Is Better For Weight Loss? Cardio Or Weights?

Every day the question pops up in gyms across the country: "I already run/bike/swim/[insert your favorite cardio here]. Do I need to strength train?" …

Exercise

Top 15 Amazing Basement Design Ideas – DIY Basement Ideas

<i>Ready to remodel that basement? What should you do with it?</i><p><b>Did you know?</b> That dark, cold, and empty basement can deliver some of the best returns on …

Why the 4 Ps of Marketing Might Be Outdated

The 4 Ps of marketing have been used for decades. But for modern B2B companies, they may be an outdated model.<p>The 4 Ps of marketing, also known as the producer-oriented model, have been used by marketers around the world for decades. Created by Jerome McCarthy in 1960, the 4 Ps encourages a focus …

Marketing

Using VR to bike across Britain...without leaving the house (Tomorrow Daily 405 show notes)

Aaron Puzey is braving virtual elements and glitchy hazards as he bikes across the UK from the comfort of his home office.

Podcasting

21 Awesome Places to Learn Critical Skills That Will Change Your Life | Inc.com

We tend to think of learning a new skill or "going back to school" as something you'd do when looking to change careers, or to upgrade within your current one.<p>But lifelong learning has incredible benefits, both personal and professional, say researchers. It makes communities more productive and …

Learning

These billion-dollar startups didn't exist 5 years ago

Business Insider analyzed Pitchbook data to find the startups based in the US who reached the $1 billion mark in that timeframe — in other words, the youngest crop of the "unicorn" companies.<p>Here are the 17 privately held startups that have created businesses worth more than a billion dollars in …

Startups

The Skills Most Companies Look for in Employees

<i>MPW Insiders is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for:</i></i> …

Leadership
Virtual Reality

Why Netflix has no interest in live video — and what Facebook could learn from that

Re/code's Peter Kafka acknowledged as much when asking Netflix's content chief Ted Sarandos that very question on the company's latest quarterly earnings call.<p>"There is no interest in live sports currently," Sarandos replied.<p>But what about "live" in general?<p>"There's not a technological reason that …

Televisions
Republican Primaries

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shares thoughts on corporate culture, decision-making and failure

It may not be<p>Warren Buffett's eagerly anticipated letter to shareholders, butAmazon.comChief ExecutiveJeff Bezos' annual investor missive has become known for offering its own yearly insights into how he runs the online retail giant.<p>Two years ago, for instance, Bezos shared in his letter that …

From Banana Pancakes to Blueberry Muffins: 8 Fruit-Filled Breakfast Recipes

Sure, you could eat plain ole fruit for breakfast. But wouldn't it be even better if the fruit was baked or blended into something delicious?<p><b>1. Banana Pancakes</b><p>Fluffy on the inside, crispy on the outside, and delicately flavored with bananas and vanilla -- these are phenomenal banana pancakes. The …

Breakfast

48 Classic Italian Recipes That Make Us Want to Quit Our Jobs, Move to Tuscany, and Drink Chianti All Day

There's nothing quite like these classic Italian recipes, from Cacio e Pepe to Pasta a la Gricia, and hello, pesto.<p>Nobody does impeccable pasta dishes, quality meats, and seasonal, simple vegetables prepared well quite like the Italians. That's why we don't mess with these recipes—they're …

Cooking

And Poof! Google Previews Its Own Content Delivery Network

Well this is interesting. Just weeks after inking a deal with Akamai, the leader in content delivery network (CDN) services, Google is now previewing …

Amazon Web Services

A company making Bluetooth-enabled suitcases wants to solve your biggest travel problems

Having luggage that is both durable and functional can take your trip from stressful to seamless.<p>While travel bags can often be hefty and easily lost, a new company called Raden is aiming to change this by introducing a line of design-focused and app-connected suitcase.<p>"I used to work at Aldo and …

Flying

Brazilian Butt Lift 5-Minute Workout

Brazilian Butt Lift Plie<p>Minutes 0:00-1:00<p>Stand with feet slightly wider than shoulder-width apart, arms at sides, toes turned out.<br>• Tuck tailbone under …

Google invented the best virtual reality app I've ever tried — you’ve gotta see it for yourself

The $800 HTC Vive virtual reality headset isn’t for everyone, but it can truly do some incredible things.<p>I've been a huge fan of the HTC Vive since I …

BMW just unveiled an IoT concept video at Build 2016 – and it looks incredible

BMW’s Vice President of Digital Life Services and Engineering Thom Brenner took the stage today at Microsoft Build to detail the first stage of its ambitious IoT project that aims to deliver “ultimate smart device connectivity that’s perfectly integrated into your digital lifestyle.”<p>The concept …

Fully understand the IoT with this report

Business Insider<p>The Internet of Things (IoT) Revolution is picking up speed and it will change how we live, work, and entertain ourselves in a million ways big and small.<p>From agriculture to defense, retail to healthcare, everything is going to be impacted by the growing ability of businesses, …

Internet of Things

Dyson gets in on IoT with its first connected air purifier

For a product line that starts around $300, Dyson fans, vacuums, and humidifiers have often been on the high end of the price spectrum – but it wasn’t until this week that it finally added a feature most other home gadgets have had for years: IoT integration.<p>With its new Pure Cool Link fan and air …

An insider’s handbook for IoT startups

Ryan Margoles Contributor<p>Ryan Margoles is the co-founder and CTO of Notion.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>6 Reasons Hardware Is The New Software<p>Tips are everywhere. There’s an abundance of generic advice available for how to build teams and culture, how to fundraise, how to be productive, how to …

Product Management
Internet of Things

Fox Sports, NextVR Hope VR Boxing Delivers Knockout Punch

Fox Sports is teaming again with NextVR to livestream a trio of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) matches. Anyone with a $99 Samsung (ssnlf) Gear VR …

Virtual Reality
Apple Store