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Sex, Snow, and Cocaine: My Life As a Ski Resort 'Chalet Bitch'

Stories about all the unpalatable shit people get up to on ski seasons.<p><i>Belle de Neige ("Beautiful Snow", if you didn't take French) is a blog about what people who work at ski resorts get up to when they're not fixing snow blades, or delivering après-ski drinks to Jemima Khan and whoever else goes</i> …

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23 Daily Habits That Will Make You Smarter

In a recent Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared their advice on good habits you can establish.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p><b>1. Come up with 10 ideas every day.</b> Think about how to reduce poverty, how to …

The Beginner's Guide to Facebook Ads for Small Businesses

Rewind the clock a few years and you’d frequently hear people suggesting that Facebook is a great marketing channel because it was free to have a presence. If you built a good Facebook page for your business and attracted lots of fans, you’d have a valuable platform to talk to potential and …

32 Tools providers discuss their favorite social media software

Did you know that there are well over 1,000 social media software tools to choose from to help you manage your social media presence?<p>We come across …

2014 Social Media Marketing Industry Report

Mike Stelzner over at Social Media Examiner has published the 6th Annual Social Media Marketing Industry Report based on a survey of over 2,800 …

Share files securely with Send Anywhere

Send Anywhere skips the middleman in the file transfer process. Instead of using a Web server as a waystation, it takes the peer-to-peer approach to file sharing, which means you aren't leaving any files in the cloud that could be spied by prying eyes. You can use Send Anywhere to share files …

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Asparagus recipes – 12 new ideas

With each spring, alongside daffodils, lambing and chocolate eggs comes the certainty that ‘asparagus’ will be one of the most searched for …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Are Marketing Technology Startups Taking Over? #martech

The marketing technology space is evolving, thanks to various software marketers now have at their fingertips to help make their job simpler and …

Chicken in Tomato Sauce With Chickpeas and Kale Recipe

In this quick, easy, and delicious one-pot dinner, chicken breasts are seared, then gently cooked in an herb-filled tomato sauce with chickpeas and hearty kale. Topped with crunchy, seasoned breadcrumbs, this rustic meal comes together in 45 minutes.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Browning the chicken first …

Getting started with Analyst Relations: In-house or external AR agency?

Getting started with analyst relations can prove to be quite a challenge if a company does not have any previous experience in dealing with analyst …

Influencer Relations | Analyst Relations | Business Advisory

Kea Company is a global advisory firm that delivers influencer relations and strategic guidance for technology vendors, investors and industry …

Social Marketing Company Unified Acquires Analytics Startup Awe.sm

Unified, which has created what it calls a “social operating platform,” is announcing that it has acquired analytics startup Awe.sm.<p>Unified offers tools for buying ads on social media, and for monitoring other ad-buying systems. Earlier this year it added business intelligence data for tracking …

How to turn your iPad into a desktop with these remote access apps

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Sometimes you just need to get to a file, access a program or just check up on something that you otherwise cannot do from …

How to Set Up a Remote Desktop and Control Your Computer from Anywhere

Desktop computers aren't <i>just</i> antiquated behemoths quietly gathering dust in your parent's house. They also offer an often overlooked processing …

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Ooberdocs Takes Incoming Email Attachments And Copies Them Into Your Dropbox Account

Tired of having your files pile up in different buckets, and want better harmony between your email and cloud storage account? Ooberdocs, built during the TechCrunch Disrupt NY Hackathon and presented onstage today, solves that issue by copying attachments sent to your email address into your …

How can we trust the internet of things?

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Credit: Tatiana Popova/Shutterstock<p>The internet of things (IoT) promises us a world of intelligent fridges that automatically …