Shaun Taylor

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A financial planner outlines the top 10 money goals everyone should have

Some people do New Year's resolutions.<p>That's great, but I think you need to revisit your goals on a more consistent basis.<p>For me, that's every 90 days.<p>Other people don't bother to set goals.<p>They choose - unconsciously at least - to rely on luck.<p>Let's establish upfront that goals are something more …

Well Done Vancouver! Well Done Planners!

Much of my life's work is based on the optimistic assumptions that people are basically intelligent and so will respond favorably to good planning …

How A Small Business Can Automate Social Media And PR

Small businesses feel at a disadvantage when it comes to creating an effortless social media and PR plan that engages with a target audience and has an actual ROI. It’s a daunting task, and most small businesses end up throwing spaghetti at the wall and seeing what sticks.<p>Trust me, it ain’t …

The UK Is Building 6 Electric Lagoons To Generate Electricity From The Tides

The British government recently gave the go-ahead to six potential projects, four in Wales and another two in England. The first, on the Welsh coast …

How to Build a Sales Empire: Divide and Conquer Your Contact List

Arrange your contacts into these five categories for a highly effective way to create greater sales opportunities.<p>Everyone in your pipeline is not the same, so don't treat them the same. You have a different relationship with each one of them, and it's constantly changing. You can greatly improve …

The Smart Way to Start a Successful Company While Keeping Your Job

Moonlighting isn't your only option.<p>Most aspiring entrepreneurs face a dilemma. They want to start a new business but they don't want to give up their jobs--and the security of their paychecks--until they absolutely have to. On the other hand, launching a successful company is consuming enough …

Marketing California's "Climate Credit for Cars" to Everyone

Starting in January 2015, California's cap and trade program is expanding to include transportation fuels. Gasoline refiners will be required to purchase allowances for the greenhouse gas emissions associated with their product, and at $12 a ton for carbon dioxide, this will raise the price of …

How Big Data Is Blurring Industry Lines At Companies Like Nike

In my previous blog, I used the evolving business model of the data science crowd-sourcing company Kaggle as an example of how data and analytics can drive new paths to value for businesses in the big data era. But, it’s not just happening within the big data community itself. It’s an evolution …

Get Social Media Right: Five Things you Just Can't Miss

<i>This is a guest contribution from Pratik Dholakiya.</i><p>There’s no doubt social media is important for businesses to engage with potential and existing …

10 Mistakes Even Savvy Stock Investors Make.

Even experienced traders are not infallible. Three investing professionals share their insights on the most common mistakes investors make in the stock market.<p>Click here for the full story: 10 Mistakes Even Savvy Stock Investors Make

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Gartner's CEO Survey Predicts Top Technology Investments For Next Five Years

In 2014, CEOs are most relying on digital marketing, e-commerce, customer experience management, business analytics and cloud business to improve performance over the next five years. These five technology areas are expected to deliver the most business value by CEOs and senior executives through …

In Two Years, Rooftop Solar Will Cost The Same As Grid Electricity

In the public mind, solar may still be something that only relatively well-off people can afford (people who have houses and who can afford to …

Acorns Micro-Invests Your Spare Change

There’s a growing arsenal of apps that integrate with your daily spending habits to deliver smart tips on how to make the most of your money. BillGuard, for example, helps you combat credit card fraud and hidden merchant fees. But a new entrant to the personal finance space is looking to go the …

26 Things about Networking (that I learned from books)

I don't have thousands of Linkedin connections or Twitter followers, but I often find myself being approached by other people on how to do networking right. For me, networking is about building relationships, helping each other, not only exchanging business cards. I love reading books, so I backed …

4 Real Interview Questions to Ask

These four questions will give you an idea of who would be a great fit at your company.<p>Here's something you don't realize until you're the one conducting an interview instead of being interviewed: It can be just as nerve-wracking for the interviewer. You need to prepare just as much to interview …

How Top Style Bloggers Are Earning $1 Million A Year

Perhaps consider quitting your day job to write about shoes.<p>Writing headlines like “All Aboard the Brooklyn Bound Christian Dior Ferry” and posting photos of yourself in cute designer clothes can now earn you up to $1 million a year. Top style bloggers are joining the 1%, reports <i>Women’s Wear Daily</i>, …

6 Ways The Internet Of Things Will Develop By 2025

A new report from the Pew Research Center Internet Project and Elon University’s Imagining the Internet Center looks further ahead to 2025, and asks …

The Schools Where Apple, Google, and Facebook Get Their Recruits

A breakdown of what colleges feed the big tech companies. Click to Enlarge Luca Masud + Brittney Everett<p><b>Class of 2014:</b> Mazel tov! Now get a job. Time …

10 Overlooked Truths About Action | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Kyle Eschenroeder.</i><p>“This is a holy moment. A sacramental moment. A moment in which a man feels the gods as …

Four Email Marketing Tips to Help You Get the Most Out of Gmail

In the past few years, Gmail has been making a lot of waves in email marketing: priority inboxes, promotions tabs... Every new release seemed …

Brazil 2014: the physics behind the Brazuca

After the controversial swerving Jabulani in 2010, Simon Choppin of the Centre for Sports Engineering at Sheffield Hallam University explains to Christy Romer how airflow technology will guide the Brazuca in Brazil this summer

Best rooftop bars in London

Summer pop-up bars in London<p>Lost Vegas at Queen of Hoxton<p>A post shared by Queen of Hoxton (@queenofhoxtonldn) on Apr 26, 2018 at 11:54pm PDT<p>Journey …

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Behind every story stock is a great storytelling CEO

It has become fashionable to exhort leaders to tell stories, but why? What’s really at stake? Is it just a matter of making yourself a slightly more …

GoPro: Tanner Hall's Epic Pillow Drop