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Tyra Banks Invests in Flixel, Will Feature Its “Living Photos” Prominently on “America’s Next Top Model”

Modeling icon Tyra Banks has invested in the animated-picture app Flixel, and will heavily feature it in the current season of her “America’s Next …

High Fashion

Bitcoin is real money, says US district court

Bitcoin's status as a form of unregulated virtual money doesn't mean it's not subject to US currency laws, a federal district court has found. In a published decision from August 6th, Judge Amos Mazzant ruled that the SEC's case against an alleged Bitcoin Ponzi scheme master could go forward. …

Facebook Experiments With Trending Topics

Two months after Facebook introduced hashtags, the social network is now testing another popular Twitter feature: trending topics.<p><i>AllThingsD</i> reports …

3 Myths About Hiring Your First Intern

An intern is supposed to make your life easier, right?<p>But, going through the process of hiring one for the first time can be so confusing that you …

Brand Thinking: Seth Godin, Malcolm Gladwell, Dan Pink, and Other Mavens on How and Why We Define Ourselves Through Stuff

The art of the interview may be nearly obsolete, but a handful of its contemporary masters still hold its fort. One of them is <b>Debbie Millman</b> who, besides being an extraordinary artist and modern-day philosopher, is also a maven of design and branding who has spent nearly a decade interviewing some …

Facebook bids to rid industry of ‘historic’ summer ad buying trends

en_GB<p>article<p>Facebook is ramping up its education drive about mobile advertising on the site as it looks to shift the traditionally slow ad buying …

Marketing

Yahoo Acquires Social Data Analysis Startup Ztelic

Another day, another acquisition for Yahoo under CEO Marissa Mayer.<p>This time it’s Ztelic, as The Wall Street Journal first noted, a small …

Advertising

How to Integrate Email and Social Media to Increase Engagement - Jeffbullas's Blog

Back in the day, social media meant dealing with Facebook only, or maybe MySpace. These days, there are so many different social media outlets – …

Understanding Fear of Process Improvement

A culture of continuous improvement is crucial to organizational performance and survival. Just ask Richard Aubut, CEO of South Shore Hospital, the leading regional provider of healthcare in southeastern Massachusetts. “We don’t know what changes will be coming with healthcare reform and other …

Michael Ballé: Lean thinking spreads only as fast as each individual manager learns to think lean

» » next post - Dave Brunt: Lean in organisations with multiple sites<p>« « previous post - Tracey Richardson: The importance of seeing through the same …

8 Steps to Proper Operational Process Change

There is much discussion about continuous improvement, kaizen and operational excellence pursuits in operations management. Many times, the topic of …

I've got one for you and would appreciate your two cents! As a marketer and...

I've got one for you and would appreciate your two cents!<p>As a marketer and/or a blogger, are you happy with your current results? Are you seeing …

Five Imperatives for Improving Health Care

Leaders from Harvard's medical and business schools are exploring ways to improve health care delivery. In a new study, their Forum on Healthcare …

How To Improve And Refine Your WordPress Theme Development Process

A Peek Into Woo<p>Whether you work in a large theme shop or are a lone designer, you can <b>learn plenty</b> from another designer or developer’s workflow.<p>A …

4 Ways To Improve Your Hiring Process

When I was a corporate executive in the area of strategic planning, I quickly learned a very important lesson – <i>the best way to ensure strategy implementation is to hire the right people into the company.</i><p>I suppose that’s why I’m always surprised at the casual and often lackadaisical attitude many …

Social Media Can Play a Role in Business Process Management

Today, organizations need to be able to execute at the pace of global volatility. Those that can adapt to trends, preferences and issues ahead of their competitors can create a defensible advantage. But you may not be able to do that unless you can get real-time market data and rapidly align your …

Flipboard For Businesses, Professionals and Job Seekers

Inside Flipboard / June 19, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …

After one year as CEO: Can Marissa Mayer engineer Yahoo comeback?

July 15, 2013|By Jessica Guynn<p>Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is charged with staging Yahoo's comeback. (Emmanuel Dunand / AFP / Getty…)<p>SAN FRANCISCO -- No question Marissa Mayer has star power. But can she lift Yahoo out of its doldrums?<p>One year ago the aging Internet laggard's fortunes suddenly …

If Elon Musk's Hyperloop Sounds Like Something Out Of Science Fiction, That's Because It Is

Musk describes the hyperloop as something that is a "cross between a Concorde, a railgun and an air hockey table," and that it could go from San Francisco to New York City in 30 minutes.<p>Sounds like something straight out of a science fiction story right? Well, that's because it is. Even before Rand …