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25 books by billionaires that will teach you how to run the world

That's why we've rounded up 25 books by self-made billionaires. From the business insights of Bill Gates to the leadership lessons of Richard Branson, the wisdom collected in these pages extends far beyond the classroom.<p>Learn how these masters of industry achieved the impossible, in their own words.

HugeDomains.com - TweetAdvise.com is for sale (Tweet Advise)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of its …

4 Catastrophic Legal Mistakes You Don't Know You're Making

Entrepreneurs are usually great at getting down to business and putting the peddle to the medal. Often that comes at the cost of glazing over some important legal aspects. It's not worth putting yourself or your company in harm's way to avoid doing a bit of basic legal research. If you mess up the …

Small Business

10 Data Analysis and Dashboarding tools used in Digital Marketing

Digital marketers spend day in and day out working with a wealth of data – in many cases to the point where it can be considered an art form. This …

The Company of the Future

Six Trends that Indicate How We’ll Do Business in the Future<p>Today, we have a clear idea of what we are referring to when we talk about <i>a company.</i> It’s …

What I Learned From Developing Branding for Airbnb, Dropbox and Thumbtack

There are plenty of theories for why YouTube became one of the fastest growing startups in Silicon Valley history. <b>Julie Supan</b> says the reason is …

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The AIDA model, first developed in the 19th century, has offered some surprisingly long-lived guidance for developing a small business advertising …

This is Why You Need Marketing Automation to Get on Top

There are a lot of tactics businesses can use to help them stay on top of the competition. Being at the top of your game takes a lot of work and …

5 Business Technology Predictions for 2017

With 2016 moving towards the end, the technology revolution and augmentation in businesses continue to barrel forward with disruptive and emerging …

Internet of Things

Analytics CEO makes a passionate case against marketing attribution

<i>The following is a guest post by Sergio Maldonado, the founder and CEO of Sweetspot Intelligence. The above cartoon by Tom Fishburne was not part of</i> …

Laundry Startup Takes Dubai For Whirl: Why Washmen Might Win Where Others Folded

One of the hottest spaces worldwide in the past three years has been the laundry service: The app that allows you to order laundry pickup and delivers the clothes back to you. New York and Washington, D.C. have Cleanly; Singapore has My Laundry Box. But there have been high-profile failures in the …

Brand Colors: What They Say About You (Emotional Branding)

Ever walk into a store and feel serene? I get that sensation at Z Gallerie.<p>Branding is such an important aspect on how customers perceive (and …

Blogging Should Be Part Of Your Marketing Strategy

Blogging is still killing it in the SEO world. Here’s why: No matter if you’re a local business or a multinational company, you care about leads. …

12 Tips For Naming Your Startup Business

Finding the right name for your startup can have a significant impact on your success. The wrong name can do worse than fail to connect with customers; it can also result in insurmountable business and legal hurdles. In contrast, a clear, powerful name can be extremely helpful in your marketing and …

Small Business

How To Know If Your Startup Needs A Lawyer

I recently did an “Ask Me Anything” event here in Hong Kong with startups and portfolio companies at the invitation of Cocoon Ignite Ventures. We asked those attending to provide questions in advance. There was a strong theme in the responses. Here are some samples. Do startups need lawyers? Why do …

Top 30 Data Science Books

May 21, 2018 by A.I. Optify Data Team<p><i>The AI Optify data team writes about topics that we think data scientists, data engineers, and machine learning</i> …

Subject guides: Data Analysis and Visualisation

What is Data Analysis?<p>Data analysis is any task undertaken to try and discover meaningful information from a dataset. This covers a huge range of …

Artificial Intelligence vs. Machine Learning: What's the Difference?

The terms artificial intelligence and machine learning are often used interchangeably – yet they aren’t the same.

How to start investing if you have $1,000 or less

By Jonnelle Marte<p>Jonnelle Marte<p>Reporter covering personal finance<p>Email Bio Follow<p>There are plenty of benefits to having cash in the bank.<p>But after you have paid off most of your debt and your emergency fund is set, investing some of your money can increase the chances that it will grow over time.<p>In …

Retirement

7 Unbelievable Tips That Will Make Your Business A Success | Founder's Guide

So, you’ve had that business idea that you think is going to change your life. But do you really know how to make your business a success? Here are …

Domain Generation Algorithms – Why so effective?

Domain Generation Algorithms – Why so effective?Domain Generation Algorithms(DGAs) are used in malware to generate a large number of domain names …

Automating Google Analytics reporting via Google sheets

I’m often shocked at how much time some marketers spend trawling through the Google Analytics interface to pull stats together for reporting …

23 Productivity Hacks That Will Actually Make You Happy

These productivity techniques will keep you on track and <i>happy</i>.<p>1. Turn Off Alerts<p>It’s terribly tough to get into your Zen zone when your phone is …

How mathematics can fight the abuse of big data algorithms

“Is maths creating an unfair society?” That seems to be the question on many people’s lips. The rise of big data and the use of algorithms by …

Banking Crisis

What’s Driving Data Science Salaries Now

Interested in getting a higher salary in your job as a data scientist? (Who doesn’t?) According to a recent survey, there’s a strong correlation …

The One Principle That Will Keep Your Best Employees From Quitting

Watch company morale soar with this approach to employee engagement.<p>Losing employees can be a pretty expensive habit. If your company is in a turnover phase, you're not alone. According to data from <i>Harvard Business Review</i> and the CEB:<p>25% of top performers plan to leave their company within 12 …

The 10 Algorithms Machine Learning Engineers Need to Know

This column is by James Li, Product Intern at NewStoryCharity<p>It is no doubt that the sub-field of machine learning / artificial intelligence has …

Digital Skills You Need to Master to Become an Entrepreneur

Not everyone is destined to become the next Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg or Elon Musk, but applying an entrepreneurial mindset to your work can work …

UX And Big Data Will Bring The Next Industrial Revolution | Articles | Chief Innovation Officer

Ahead of his presentation at the Chief Innovation Officer Summit in Hong Kong this October 19-20, we spoke to Boz Zou, the CEO at Thingyfy.<p>Boz Zou …

15 Books These Successful Executives Say Inspired Them the Most

Whether you still flip pages, tap an e-reader or listen to audio, these inspiring titles are worth checking out.<p>Whether you still flip pages, tap an e-reader or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect companion, relaxation aid or source of inspiration. Check out these quotes from more than a …