Erik Coleson

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5 Tips To Overcome Being Overwhelmed At Work

Work stresses people out. In fact, 1 million Americans call in sick over stress every day and 25% say work is the most stressful thing in their …

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7 Data Points Proving What Works on Instagram

Shiny new social media toys come and go, however Instagram has come into its own as a mainstay for the digitally savvy. As Instagram grew in …

Why Your 2015 Marketing Strategy Should Include Personas

When businesses create marketing campaigns, the ultimate goal is to reach customers.<p>Unfortunately, it's easy to lose sight of the individual consumer in an effort to reach the masses. Over time, a campaign can easily veer off track, which means by the time it's seen by audiences, it focuses more on …

7 things people hate about your website

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

3 Reasons Accelerator Programs are a Must for Entrepreneurs

An accelerator program is like a boot camp for early-stage ventures. They usually last anywhere from three to six months to help accelerate a …

4 Mental Skills Every Business Leader Needs

Do you have the right smarts to make your company a success?<p>It takes a lot of smarts to run a small business, but not just any smarts. Four specific mental skills, or "intelligences" will help make any entrepreneur more successful, according to Valeh Nazemoff, a management consultant and author of</i> …

Adobe Line and Sketch drawing apps add stylus support, auto-save and recovery

Adobe’s mobile apps for drawing, Illustrator Line and Photoshop Sketch, have added support for Wacom and Pencil styluses, along with their …

Best Gifts For Digital Drawing: Pencil, Ink, Bamboo, Moleskine And Surface Pro 3

2014 has been a watershed year for touch-sensitive pen devices. The pen, the pencil, the stylus, all have a long history in human creativity. Technologists have been intent on capturing that output for more than a century. Xerox, Wang, IBM and Microsoft all tried their hand at “pen computing,” as …

Ancient eye cells suggest color vision is 300 million years old

Fossilized rod and cone cells the kinds that help people see have been discovered for the first time, researchers say.<p>The finding reveals that such eye cells have existed for at least 300 million years, and that the ancient fish they were discovered in likely saw in color, according to the study's …

How Evolutionary Creationists Reconcile Science and Religion

Forty percent of Americans are evangelical Christians, and many of them reject evolution. Jeff Hardin, chairman of the University of Wisconsin’s …

8 most important spaceflight stories of 2014

From accidents to soaring daredevils to space capsules, 2014 was a big year in spaceflight.<p>Humanity soft-landed a probe on the face of a comet for the first time, while Virgin Galactic experienced a tragedy making it a bittersweet 12 months for people involved with space.<p>Here are Space.com's most …