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How Can Parents and Speech Language Therapists Work Together? - Collaboration Tips

Source: http://agilitrix.com/<p>Speech therapy is an exercise in successful collaboration. Not just between the SLP and the child, but between parents …

Balbus Speech: Speech Therapy in Your Pocket

Jack McDermott wants to give people with speech disorders something he never had: therapy that's cheap and accessible.<p>Jack McDermott says he’s happy he stutters. Not because it's easy, by any means, but because, as a business owner, it gives him a unique insight into his customers' needs.<p>He's the …

4 Ways To Never, Ever Use Jargon Again

You can use lots of words that don’t mean anything or you can speak like a real person and be a more effective communicator.<p>Listen up, everyone who’s leveraging a new paradigm to monetize and optimize a business: Andy Craig–not to mention most of the rest of us–wants it to stop.<p>Craig and Dave …

Would you trust Silicon Valley to disrupt your child’s education?

Venture capitalists are pouring funding into new technologies for a trillion-dollar industry in the US that could be ripe for disruption: education.<p>Education technology startups attracted $1.25 billion in funding in 2013, according to analysis by CB Insights, and the boom has grown in 2014, with ed …

How to Craft A Concise Pitch Investors Will Care About

Don’t make them wait: How to get to the point of your pitch, using less material for more impact.<p>Over the course of many years working in venture capital and the video game business, I’ve listened to hundreds of pitches for new companies and products.<p>After almost every one of those pitches, once …

15 Etiquette Rules for Dining at Fancy Restaurants

This story originally appeared on Business Insider <br>Some restaurant etiquette is just common sense: Don't speak when your mouth is full, don't tell rude jokes during the meal, and always cover your mouth when you cough.<p>Others can be a bit more nuanced. Who pays after a business meal? Where do you …

The surprising strategy one man used to eliminate procrastination

In 2009, Fred Stutzman was a graduate student at the University of North Carolina and he was trying to grind out some important work on his thesis.<p>But there was a problem. His favorite coffee shop, which had previously been a quiet sanctuary where he could escape distraction and get work done, had …

50 Inspiring TED Talks For Teachers: An Updated List For 2014

<b>50 Inspiring TED Talks For Teachers: Updated For 2014</b><p>by <b>Sara Briggs</b><p>The communication explosion reaches its peak when you explore the endless avenues …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

How to master Android Voice Commands, beyond Google Now

When Apple first introduced Siri with the iPhone 4S, it was not the first time the world had seen voice control, but it did mark the first time a major company was releasing it to the world simultaneously on millions of mobile devices as their most prominent feature.<p>Despite its innumerable flaws …

5 Crazy Things We May Soon Be Able To 3D Print

What’s cooler than the stuff you can 3D print today? The things that 3D printers are almost, but not quite yet, capable of printing someday soon.<p><b>See also:</b><p>3D Printing has come a long way since inventor Charles Hull first prototyped it more than 30 years ago. One of Hull’s first ever builds was a …

The (Not So Difficult) Trick To Get Your Emails Read

To stand out in a flooded inbox, you need to begin with the end.<p>We spend hours sorting through the 150 billion or so emails that ricochet around the Internet every day. So which ones get the click?<p>Popular email clients like Gmail show the first 50 or so characters of the body copy in the inbox …

Blowing Up: Tesla's Gigafactory Is Going To Revolutionize The Auto And Utility Industries

Very soon, Tesla is going to announce plans to build the world’s largest battery factory here in the United States. It desperately needs to get started on the project in order to have enough lithium-ion capacity to power its third-generation car that it hopes to sell for $35,000 just 3 years from …

25 Huge Trends That Will Make People Billions Of Dollars

Recently, investing gadfly James Altucher posted a "cheat sheet" for what you should be doing with your money that spotlighted a handful of "demographic trends" that investors could get behind.<p>We wanted to expand on that handful to a full-blown list of all the technologies out there that are poised …

Why America's Essentials Are Getting More Expensive While Its Toys Are Getting Cheap

The past decade in prices—and the story it tells about poverty and America.<p>In the last ten years, what's gotten more expensive? And what's gotten less expensive?<p>Here's a fascinating snapshot of the last decade in American prices...<p>It comes from Annie Lowrey's look at U.S. poverty, which is …

How to Use Video to Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In her book</i> Cash From the Crowd<i>, Sally Outlaw, founder and CEO of crowdfunding website peerbackers, reveals the secrets of funding your business with help from colleagues, peers, family, friends and even perfect strangers through a</i> …

How to Drive Successful Customer Acquisition

New blood. Fresh meat.<p>Pardon the graphic references, but they cut to the heart, so to speak, of one of the most important goals of your business: …

Who are the Challenge Cup Los Angeles's Hottest Showcasing Startups? [POLL]

In case you missed it, Tech Cocktail has proudly partnered with <b>1776</b>, the Washington, DC-based startup incubator, to bring you the <b>Challenge Cup</b> – a …

The High School Guidance Counselor Shortage

Campbell High School counselor Jamie Ryder’s determined cheer interrupts the half-asleep, early morning silence of a dozen ninth-graders crammed into …

The Secret to Selling Your Brand With One Sentence

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You believe in the importance of your vision, but how do you get others to stop and listen to you? There will be many instances when you don’t have a lot of time to grab someone’s attention, be it a potential investor or a licensee. …

Why Obama’s Radical Education Plan Could Finally Disrupt College

For the first time in American history, colleges could be judged on how their graduates perform in the real world and give the private sector a way to compete on a common metric. Later today, President Obama will unveil a new plan to overhaul college ratings, funding requirements and loan …

7 Ways To Disrupt Your Industry

Massive disruption is coming, and the only question is whether your firm is going to cause it or fall victim to it. Here are 7 ways your firm can disrupt its own industry, raising the standards of customer experience and creating new opportunities for growth.<p>Massive disruption is coming, and the …

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …