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Why Your Career Change Efforts Aren't Working: Five Reasons You Are Not Getting Interviews

You want a new career – a different role, a new industry, or both. You have built a solid set of skills and experience, and many are translatable – project management, people management, budget oversight, research, analysis, and more. Yet, your applications do not lead to interviews and your …

Android 5.0 Lollipop: All the details and features of Google's sweetest treat yet - ExtremeTech

Android 5.0 Lollipop: All the details and features of Google’s sweetest treat yet<p>By on October 16, 2014 at 11:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate …

Android News

Apple SIM and the death of the SIM card - ExtremeTech

By on October 17, 2014 at 8:33 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Let’s not delude ourselves here: …

IPad Air

Scientists can now simulate curved space-time in a lab - ExtremeTech

By on October 18, 2014 at 11:02 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>When discussing quantum physics, …

Quantum Mechanics

Google updates Material Design guidelines with new resources

With the Android 5.0 SDK being available, Google had to put finishing touches on its design. The Material Design guidelines have been updated with …

Android News

How to Deal with a Mean Colleague

When a colleague is mean to you, it can be hard to know how to respond. Some people are tempted to let aggressive behavior slide in the hopes that the person will stop. Others find themselves fighting back. When you’re being treated poorly by a coworker how can you change the dynamic? And if the …

How much do coders make? Check out this data from around the country

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: Maga/Shutterstock<p>iOS rules the roost and beats Android, Bay Area coders get paid the most, and Node.js developers are …

4 Habits Of Lucky People

Is it possible to make your own luck? Make the most of the chances you have with these habits of lucky people.<p>My Nana was one of those people who just seemed naturally lucky. In the 1960s and ‘70s, she regularly entered contests and won prizes that included cash, a television, a mink jacket and …

Slot Machines

Top 10 Qualities of Highly Successful People | Inc.com

If you really want to bring success into your life, you should cultivate yourself just as you'd cultivate a garden for the best yield.<p>The attributes here are shared by successful people everywhere, but they don't happen by accident or luck. They originate in habits, built a day at a time.<p>Remember: …

Self-improvement

8 Conversational Habits That Kill Credibility | Inc.com

Dressing for success may create a good impression, but people judge your intelligence and credibility based upon what comes out of your mouth. Based upon working with the readers of my free weekly newsletter, here are eight verbal habits that immediately mark you as somebody who's either foolish or …

The Brain

9 Places You Can Learn How to Code (for Free)

Coding isn't just for the supergeeks anymore--it's super valuable for any business professional.<p>Coding isn't just for the supergeeks anymore--getting a little code under your belt is an incredibly valuable skill for marketers and any other members of a business team. You can:<p><b>Use HTML to fine-tune</b> …

Online Education

The Neuroscience of Selling | Inc.com

Until recently, there really hasn't been a "science of selling," because selling behavior is too complex to measure. For instance, it's a statistical fact that 20 percent of salespeople make 80 percent of the revenue, but nobody knows why that 20 percent are so much more effective. We know the …

Selling

7 Questions That Entrepreneurs Must Be Prepared to Answer | Inc.com

Unless you're fortunate enough to be able to fund a startup on your own, you are going to have to seek investors to help get your business up and running. The problem is if you fail at your pitch, you can forget about securing that much-needed money.<p>To help ensure you impress potential investors, …

Business Strategy

There's a small USB stick with Intel's Bay Trail CPU that can run Windows 8.1

There's two versions of this product available. One has the quad-core Z3735G Bay Trail chip with 1GB of RAM that can run the 32-bit version of …

Computer Hardware

11 Powerful Ways to Fix Bad Body Language | Inc.com

What we say and how we say it is incredibly important for communicating with others. But while most of us think of the more obvious, verbal component of what we say when communicating with others, it's easy to forget the 60 percent to 90 percent of our communication that is nonverbal. This is a …

Body Language

How to Get Respect: 5 Points Backed by Science

<b>We all want to know how to get respect.</b><p>Research shows respect is key to both your love life and your career.<p>But it’s difficult. Others size you up …

Psychology

FBI director attacks tech companies for embracing new modes of encryption

James Comey says data encryption could deprive police and intelligence companies of potentially live-saving information<p>The director of the FBI savaged tech companies for their recent embrace of end-to-end encryption and suggested rewriting laws to ensure law enforcement access to customer data in a …

5 Simple Low-Tech Hacks for Boosting Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Maximizing efficiency is important for anyone working at a startup. Yet, it's impossible to work at full capacity all the time.<p>Nonetheless, people's ability to concentrate is key to their getting the most out of the day, whether …

Productivity