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5 Excellent Prototyping Tools and Best Practices

The ability to test a design early and often, and the opportunity to collaborate easily with other project stakeholders, are but two of the benefits …

Why Google Became Alphabet, Explained In 120 Seconds

What are the pros and cons of Google reorganizing itself as Alphabet? Well, Larry gets to play with the future, Google can focus on more ambitious projects, and it could help the company retain top talent. But will the independent Alphabet company CEOs get frustrated relying on Larry for resources? …

Try It Now

How to start a book: Getting process and story right

There are two sides to learning how to start a book: Deciding on a <i>process</i> for starting and finding the beginning of the <i>story</i> itself. Here are tips …

Creative Writing

Navigating Risk and Design in Startups

Investing in new entrepreneurial ventures operating within The Creative Economy may be the best option for creating future progress. Startups have the advantage of beginning with a blank slate and their key strategic advantage lies in creating breakthrough innovative offerings while mitigating …

4 Design Skills Every Product Manager Should Have

The importance of design is a common refrain these days in the tech industry — to the point of almost being a cliche. Whether in the consumer …

9 tech companies that came back from the dead to become wildly successful

If you're Elon Musk, you were left trying to save two of your companies at the same time.<p>These startups went to the brink of failure, only to come back swinging. Here's a look at some of the best comebacks in tech history.

21 Powerful Short Books To Change Your Mindset And Improve Your Life

A dysfunctional family is more than disagreement or constant arguments. Anything from plain neglect, to abuse and even verbal and physical violence …

Self-help

5 Emerging Technologies Every Hospital Will Have By 2025

Wearable fitness devices and smartphone health apps that generate continuous streams of data will be the biggest catalysts for change at your doctor’s office in the coming decades.<p>Investors seem excited about the potential. Digital health startups attracted investments of $6.5 billion in 2014, a …

Digital Health

Excellent Story Writing Apps for Students

July 31, 2015<br>Below is a short collection of some interesting iPad apps students can use to help them with their writing and more specifically, …

Why Homejoy Failed … And The Future Of The On-Demand Economy

Sam Madden Contributor<p>Sam Madden is a co-founder of PocketSuite.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>With Google, Facebook And Nextdoor, What’s Next For Lead Generation?<br>• Can Entrepreneurs Succeed In Today’s On-Demand World?<p>On the heels of Homejoy’s failure, the fundamental “on-demand marketplace” model …

homejoy

Top 10 Blogs For User Experience Designers

User experience is an industry that is constantly evolving. Whether you’re a new practitioner or a seasoned veteran it’s important stay up-to-date on …

This woman wrote One Direction fanfic on her phone and ended up with a major book deal

Now, Todd is a bona fide best-selling author thanks to a story she wrote mostly on her iPhone.<p>Her five-book "After" series has been published in 29 countries and read over a billion times on Wattpad, the digital reading platform where she originally published it. Paramount even recently purchased …

When Do You Know Your Dating Relationship Is Over?

It's truly a heartbreaking question. Let me be clear, I am not talking about a marriage. I am talking specifically about a dating situation only. Two people meet; they hit it off and start to see each other often. As feelings progress and times spent together start to forge together building a bond …

7 Simple Tweaks That Make Your Brain Work Remarkably Well

Your brain is influenced by a wide array of factors. Here's how to get it working at its best.<p>Have you gotten through all the important tasks you need or hope to get done today? Neither have I. Yet with ever-more-loaded schedules, tight deadlines, and the constant flow of new opportunities, most of …

Productivity

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