Carrie Newhouse

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Will Amazon Get Into the Business Software Game?

Amazon Web Services has created a healthy business selling basic technology infrastructure. During its fourth quarter, its computing, storage and …

9 Useful Apps for Product Managers

If you are a product manager, you know just how important great tools are for planning and managing your team’s progress on a daily basis. If you’re …

Future of Customer Service: Predicting And Solving Problems Before They Happen | Inc.com

The future of customer service will be measured in the number of calls eliminated by predictive and prescriptive diagnostics. Gone are the days when your calls are routed to unqualified personnel whose only job is to document your problem and reroute you. Big data has forever changed the nature of …

Big Data

The 50 podcasts you need to hear

From true crime to comedy, here’s your guide to the very best ear candy, plus some top podcasters’ favourites<p><b>Alice Isn’t Dead</b><p><b>The creepy podcast from the Welcome To Night Vale gang</b><p>The makers of the gloriously weird Welcome To Night Vale are behind this eerie podcast. Those concerned that they might …

Comedy

New Study Says Running Is Your Happy Secret Weapon

Pause the Netflix.<p>When sadness strikes, it's logical to want to lie in bed all day wrapped up in the comfort of blankets or stay on the couch eating ice cream while Netflix binging.<p>A new study, however, reports that doing nothing is the opposite of what you want to do when you're feeling like …

How to live a debt-free lifestyle

<i>Mashable's</i> latest #BizChats Twitter chat discussed several money habits people can pick up to break the cycle of living paycheck to paycheck.<p>Several …

The Scrum Master vs. the Product Manager

A scrum master is a member of a software development team that is practicing scrum -- the best known and most widely used Agile software development framework. The scrum master's key role is to help keep the team accountable to their business commitments -- and remove any roadblocks that might …

A Florist's Tricks to Arranging Flowers and Keeping Them Alive Longer

Give them some vodka. Really.<p>Jessica Marshall, owner of Miss Daisy Floral Design Studio in Las Vegas and NYC, let Cosmopolitan.com in on some of her floral tricks to make decorating your house/apartment/dorm room with beautiful flowers easy and simple.<p>1. Cut the stems of your flowers at a 45-degree …

Here's Why Kids Should Help Pay for Their College

Sorry, kids, but it's for your own good.<p>No matter how generous a parent you are, the burden of paying for college shouldn’t fall entirely on you.<p>If …

UI/UX Design Glossary. Steps to Usability

Practice shows that structured data is a great way to work optimization and that is one of the reasons why old good stuff like phone directories, …

6 Financial Lessons From the Wildly Popular Board Game Catan

"Be prepared to scrap your preconceived notions, and stay nimble enough to change direction when needed."<p>Even if you have never played the board game …

What You Can Learn From Bedtime Routines of Sleep Experts

See how sleep experts get their best rest, and how to create your own bedtime routine for more relaxing, restful nights.<p>Are your evening habits (or lack thereof) keeping better rest at bay? If you aren't getting great sleep as often as you'd like or have trouble settling down at night, it could be …

'Winning the Brain Game' Will Help Fix Your Fatal Flaws of Thinking

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Brainstorming. Problem solving. Creative thinking. These are all words that are closely related to entrepreneurship. However, you would be surprised to know that even successful business owners and intrapreneurs hold themselves back …

A Poster Design Compendium: 73 Award-Winning Designs

I love posters. I’m not just talking about a few cleanly-framed posters on my walls. We’re talking a serious addiction here. Every inch of wall in my …

Personal Finance Q&A: Bad boyfriend plagues grandparents' finances

<b>Dear Liz:</b> We have raised our granddaughter since birth. She is the apple of our eyes. Then she fell in love. The boyfriend had no job, no car. My husband co-signed a loan for this boy! He didn't even know the boy's last name. I was devastated, as we are on Social Security so our income is limited. …

Retirement

7 Reasons Your Conversation Sucks

Marketing is an important part of business, but all too often promotional materials such as leaflets and brochures end up in the bin while company …

Writing

The vile core of Trump’s appeal: Here’s the research that shows how racism animates his campaign

Has racism fueled Donald Trump’s unlikely ascendence in the GOP? Yes, and here’s how we know<p>As the idea of Donald Trump winning a major party nomination goes from ugly nightmare to increasingly real possibility, pundits are wondering why they didn’t see it coming. One reason is that many pundits, …

4 401(k) Investing Tips That Could Earn You Thousands

Source: BIGSTOCK.<p>If you're a worker with a 401(k) or similar workplace retirement plan, then it's probably your main retirement savings vehicle. Pensions are vanishing, and the responsibility of building a retirement nest egg rests on our shoulders. So if you want to retire in comfort, you'd better …

Retirement

HARRY DENT: Civil unrest is coming to America

I own this property because I see rising chances for civil unrest in the inevitable downturn ahead, especially in the US. I want a place to go if things get really bad, and it looks increasingly likely that they will.<p>The evidence for that is piling up in this year's presidential race.<p>What we have …

8 Microsoft Word features that will take you to the next level

We’ve all used Microsoft Word, whether for writing papers in school, drafting up memos at work or creating fliers speckled with Word Art.<p>If your list …

All Cauliflower, All Day: 17 Healthy Recipes For Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Our cauliflower obsession is real, and we have found ways to consume it in almost every method possible — and, of course, each recipe is healthy. They are vegetable based, after all. From cauliflower pizza crusts to jalapeño cauliflower fritters, breakfast porridges, pasta sauces, and everything in …

This 30-Day Challenge Will Transform Your Posture

<i>This article was originally published on March 24, 2016.</i><br>Ever hear your grandmother's sweet voice in your head, reminding you to stand up straight, …

Should more of us be building our own homes?

More and more people of all ages are unable to buy their own home in Britain, and there is no denying the country is in the grip of a nationwide …

The Exercise that Completely Strengthened (and Possibly Saved) My Marriage

Start Thinking Like A We<p>When you start writing about money and relationships, people reach out. Strangers and friends share amazing stories and …

These prefabricated mnmMOD wall panels could revolutionize the way we build

Imagine a building material that isn't only beautiful, but promotes energy efficiency, so you save money heating and cooling your home. Now imagine …

Entry-level to CEO: 11 online classes to improve your interpersonal skills

Whenever I used to meet charismatic people, I automatically assumed they were just lucky to be born with great genetics — while I was the unfortunate …

Emotional Intelligence

11 design stores you can’t miss if you’re redecorating your home

Do you spend several hours on Pinterest looking for inspiration to do up your home? Many of us often try to make our room, office or apartment look …

Pantone Thinks You Should Paint Your Home These Colors in 2017

If you want to be totally on-trend, that is.<p>Pantone's two pastel Color of the Year picks were soft, calming, and romantic. But if that's not exactly your style, we get it — and so does the famous color company. Which is why Leatrice (Lee) Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, …

7 Affordable Places to Buy (Seriously) Great Art

It’s hard enough to know how to decorate your home (what are those rules on proportion again? How big must the carpet be?) without worrying about the walls. But when it comes to art, it’s (unfortunately) an entirely different—and often confusing—game. So, to help things along, we humbly suggest a …