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The #1 reason to set ‘unrealistic’ goals (and it’s not achieving the goal)

There are certain <b>“keystone” accomplishments</b> that open-up unforeseen and unanticipated doors.<p>These accomplishments are things you do one time that …

Self-improvement

19 online AI education classes that you can take right now

AI is the way of the future. And you can teach yourself how to master this incredible new technology from some of the top schools around the globe. …

Artificial Intelligence

6 hobbies that could improve your performance at work, according to science

Revitalize your work and life by enjoying these new and exciting activities. Besides being enjoyable, each of these hobbies has a wealth of …

Bill Gates

This Is The Secret To Finding Happiness And Confidence While Pursuing Goals

"The way to measure your progress is backward against where you started, not against your ideal."<p><b>"</b><b>The way to measure your progress is backward against where you started, not against your ideal."--</b> Dan Sullivan, THE GAIN AND THE GAP<p>Most people have a negative relationship with goal-setting. There's …

Happiness

15 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of us Probably Don't)

The people who achieve the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else.<p>The people who achieve the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else. They're disciplined, figure out which routines help them succeed and religiously stick to those daily habits. Here are a few you …

Business Development

56 Motivational And Inspirational Quotes About Success

Stop listening to the naysayers and do what you love. These inspirational words will feed that desire and send you on your way to a successful and happy life.<p>We may all disagree on the definition of <i>success</i>. Some say it involves becoming rich, others say it has to do with becoming happy, and some …

Motivation

15 Reasons You Should Start Your Own Small Business Today

If you're an aspiring entrepreneur waiting to start your own small business or side hustle, here are plenty of reasons to quit waiting.<p>Want to get really, really rich? Starting your own business is the best way. Want your upside to be unlimited? Starting your own business is the best way. Want to …

Self-improvement

10 Habits of Successful People That'll Make Your Life Easier

• <b>Every morning, make a list of the three most important things you have to do for the day that will make the largest impact.</b> This helps to cut out the …

Optimizing Your Resume for Applicant Tracking Systems

90% of Fortune 500 Companies use Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) to manage high volumes of job applications. ATS will electronically scan your …

Employment

AI breakthrough: Otter.ai app can transcribe your meetings in real time, for free

The startup has pulled off a feature that artificial intelligence giants and natural language processing software have been working on for …

Artificial Intelligence

5 chatbots that could help you find your next job

Chatbots know how to interact with people, because they either follow a human-composed set of rules or learn how to communicate via artificial intelligence (AI) technologies.<p>Bots that follow rules are more limited and can only answer things they've been programmed to understand.<p>They won't recognize …

This Entrepreneur's Secret for Going From Bartender to 7-Figures a Year

Instead trying to get hordes of customers, he focused on getting a few who pay top dollar.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let’s say you run a business, or you’re an entrepreneur, or simply a freelancer. You offer a service, a great one, and you want to make a lot more …

65 Free Data Science Resources for Beginners

In this guide, we’ll share <b>65 free data science resources</b> that we’ve hand-picked and annotated for beginners.<p>To become data scientist, you have a …

IBM Predicts Demand For Data Scientists Will Soar 28% By 2020

• Jobs requiring machine learning skills are paying an average of $114,000. Advertised data scientist jobs pay an average of $105,000 and advertised data engineering jobs pay an average of $117,000.<br>• 59% of all Data Science and Analytics (DSA) job demand is in Finance and Insurance, Professional …

Big Data

Watch Out for These 10 Unicorns in 2017 | Inc.com

The elusive tech unicorn--a startup worth at least $1 billion--had a lackluster year in 2016 but may stage a comeback in 2017. According to CB Insights, only 42 companies joined the ranks of unicorns in 2016, down from 79 the year before. The number of tech IPOs in 2016 also sank to its lowest …

Forget Resolutions. Try These 7 Ways To Design Your Life

If you’re busy making New Year’s resolutions, stop. Instead, try designing your year.<p>Planning your future, even in the form of something as seemingly simple as New Year’s resolutions, is what designers call a wicked problem.<p><i>6 Surefire Ways To Improve Your Financial Life In 2017</i><p>Wicked problems have …

Prototyping

The Modern Data Nerd Isn't as Nerdy as You Think

Data scientists are fast becoming the rock stars of the 21st century. Thanks in part to Nate Silver's eerily accurate election predictions and Paul …

10 pieces of advice to beginner data scientists

We hear a lot about who data scientists <i>are</i>. But… how should one <i>get better</i>?<p>Help the business<p>Going after the best models is not <i>exactly</i> what you are …

A Day in the Life of a Data Engineer – Insight Data

Ryan Irwin, Yelp<p><b>Ryan Irwin is a Software Engineer (Data Infrastructure) at Yelp. Prior to joining Yelp, he was a</b> <b>Data Engineering Fellow at Insight</b><b>.</b> …

Big Data

Mind Your Own Business

At about the beginning of this decade, mass-market mindfulness rolled out of the Bay Area like a brand new app. Very much like an app, in fact, or a …

7 questions you should ask a startup CEO during a job interview

<i>This article is part of DBA, a series on Mashable about running a business that features insights from leaders in entrepreneurship, venture capital</i> …

3 Ways to Be a Great Mentor | Inc.com

When you first started your business, you probably made some dumb mistakes. Looking back, it's funny how little we knew back when we started. The benefit of being an entrepreneur is that no matter if you're successful or not, you learn a ton along the way.<p>One of the most helpful resources that has …

Entrepreneurship

Why Figuring Out Your Best Career Is A Spiritual Endeavor

<b>Part of a new series on</b> <b>Spirituality and Success</b><p>As a career success coach and leadership developer, I spend some portion of every single day helping people “dig deep, discover their right work, and illuminate the world with it.” That’s my mantra and my passion. Why? Because for a good part of my 18 …

Meditation

Why HR Tech And Its Entrepreneurs Are The New Venture Promised Land

In 2013, Josh Bersin, Deloitte’s corporate HR research guru, predicted that 57% of companies would be buying HR software in the next 18 months, and in 2014 that the HR tech industry was worth over $15 billion. His logic? Old-school solutions to some of the more boring, testing and most-loathed …

5 Tips to Stay Present in Business and in Life

A successful investment banker went on vacation to a tropical island. There he met a fisherman who had a unique way of catching fish. The banker immediately saw a business opportunity.<p>The banker said that eventually the fisherman would be able to make an initial public offering, so that he could …

Entrepreneurship

7 Personal Development Books That Will Empower Your Life

Here is my current list of books that will empower and support you in creating a life that is passionate, curious and constantly evolving.