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5 Tips for Creating Content That's Educational—and Unforgettable

A couple of months ago, Joe Pulizzi published an epic post, <i>Why Education is a Powerful Content Marketing Strategy: 17 Examples</i>. Required reading, in …

317 Power Words That'll Instantly Make You a Better Writer • Smart Blogger

Ever noticed how some writers have an uncanny ability to toy with your emotions?<p>Within the span of a few pages, you can go from shaking with …

7 Tips to Boost Productivity

<i>Ready to stop wishing and start doing? TNW Academy’s next online course is all about productivity.</i><p>When your to-do list grows, it often feels takes your productivity takes a plunge.<p>Face it: You love distractions. It’s why you spend the slower parts of your workday surfing the Web, checking out …

Most men stop “leaning in” to their career by their mid thirties

One big reason more moms (and dads) don’t “lean in” at the office is that they just don’t want more work.<p>As Catherine Rampell at the New York Times has been reminding us for the past week, that’s true for the majority of workers. According to the Families and Work Institute, just 37% of working …

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Top apps when you're working from home (WFH)

Working from home is a privilege, and in some cases, unavoidable. Here, in our San Francisco office, many commuters were hit hard by the recent Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) strikes, forcing those reliant on the public transportation service to be stranded at home. Luckily, working from home …

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10 Incredibly Simple Things You Should Be Doing To Protect Your Privacy

Over the weekend, I wound up at Washington, D.C.’s Trapeze School with a group of friends. Before one of them headed up a ladder to attempt a somersault landing from the trapeze bar, she handed me her phone and asked me to take photos. “What’s the password?” I asked. “I don’t use one,” she replied. …

Don't buy a new PC or Mac before you read this

Is the laptop, desktop, or tablet you plan to buy stuck with a last-gen CPU? That may be a reason to wait -- or a way to get a great deal. Here's how to tell.<p><i>Editors' note: This article was originally published June 27, 2013, and was updated August 22, 2013, to reflect that many more systems are</i> …

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Return Of The $750 Gaming PC Build: Now With Blu-Ray, Modular PSU, Double The SSD Storage

In April I posted an article titled “How To Build A Powerful Gaming PC For $750 — SSD And Operating System Included.” In less than three months it has attracted a shocking amount of views and inspired throngs of readers to wade into the exciting waters of PC gaming. Hundreds of you built that …

Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

These apps keep your handset going longer between charges and can help smooth out performance overall.<p>If you've ever caught yourself scanning a room for outlets, or worrying about how long you can eke out a charge on your phone, then this collection of battery-saving Android apps is for you.<p>These …

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