Katharine Travnik

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Mazda made a game-changing fuel efficiency breakthrough other carmakers have spent decades working on

The Japanese carmaker has announced it is ready to reveal a combustion engine using compression technology Ford, General Motors and Hyundai have been trying to get into production for the best part of a decade.<p>It's called Spark Controlled Compression Ignition and it uses the same sparkless …

The 4 major catalysts awaiting one of the biggest drug companies in 2017

Through Dec. 28, J&J is up a healthy 12% year to date.<p>While it's always nice to celebrate a good year, it's also important to keep your eyes on the horizon, because Wall Street places far, <i>far</i> more emphasis on what lies ahead instead of what's in the rearview mirror. As we ready to dive headlong …

9 Places to Learn How to Code in 15 Minutes or Less a Day

I read with great interest a recent TechCrunch article from a developer named Basel Farag. In “Please Don’t Learn to Code,” the author makes a …

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Microsoft announces major OneDrive improvements, including SharePoint Online sync preview

At Microsoft's Ignite 2016 conference, the company announced a number of new features for OneDrive, including sync, browser, mobile, and IT …

Hack This: How to Consult Google's Machine Learning Oracle

Artificial intelligence for the masses.<p>Machine learning and its artificial intelligence parent are probably most often regarded by regular-ass people as kind of opaque and esoteric subjects. Or even just tech buzzwords, which is a shame because it doesn't have to be like that. These things are just …

22 Stellar Gluten-Free Restaurants in Chicago, 2017 Edition

Eating out can be a complicated task when faced with dietary restrictions. Although restaurants are becoming more accommodating, those who suffer from celiac disease or gluten sensitivity still often find themselves with limited options. That's why an increasing number of restaurants are taking …

Hillary Clinton's Grossly Wrong Here - Worker Purchases From Higher Wages Don't Increase Profits

Politics of course gives us all sorts of examples of things which are simply wrong in an economic sense. But it’s rare to see someone proposing something that just doesn’t make sense at all. And yet that’s what Hillary Clinton just did in her speech on the economy Michigan. She repeated the old and …

The Best Online Photo Printing Services for Wedding Pictures

You've primped and posed and oh, gotten married, too! And after months (that feel like years) of waiting for your digital images from your big day, they're finally here! The next item to check off on your post-wedding to-do list? Get them printed!<p>Because no wedding day photo deserves to sit in …

Europe's best beach holiday hotels for summer

<b>Italy</b><p>With more than 4,700 miles of coastline, Italy is home to some of Europe’s most picturesque seascapes peppered with secluded coves and stylish resorts. The dramatic scenery of Liguria’s Cinque Terre, where traditional villages perch on rugged headlands, attracts scores of tourists in the …

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Puglia Italy

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Puglia Italy<p>Updated on July 22, 2016<p>The Puglia (<i>pronounced pool-ya</i>) or Apulia region as it is known in English, is the most …

Top 11 project management tools for 2016

A look back at the tools Opensource.com covered in 2014 and 2015, with updates on new releases, notable new and improved features, and more.

How to Master Microsoft Office Outlook

Microsoft Outlook is the de facto email and calendaring client in most offices—and it can help manage your tasks and notes as well. Beyond just …

Software

Drop Down Lists To Create Hyperlinks

As discussed in a previous tip, adding a drop down list to your worksheet allows the users of the worksheet to enter information in a neat, …

A Powerful 7-Part Outline to Create Your Business Plan

While my business coaching company, Maui Mastermind, primarily focuses on helping existing businesses in the $1-25 million sales per year range successfully and increase owner independence, I do get asked about the best way to structure a startup's business plan.<p>So I wanted to share with you what I …

Less is More: How to Make CRM Indispensable

Not long ago, I was talking with a group of executives about CRM adoption. It’s a problem as old as CRM itself: Leaders invest thousands or even …

How to Improve Communication for Better Project Management

Communication can make or break a project. Here's how to make sure all the key players are always in the loop.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

Why Aren't More Small Businesses Using SEO?

For more than a decade, thousands of businesses have enjoyed the benefits of high rankings in Google searches (and searches on competing engines) thanks to their SEO efforts. Larger corporations pour hundreds of thousands of dollars and allocate entire departments to gaining more online visibility, …

The Best Online Survey Tools of 2018

One of the best ways to connect directly with your customers is through online survey marketing. We test and compare 10 survey tools to get you …

SalesforceIQ pairs with Desk.com so small businesses can better manage sales and customer service

Two months after it launched a sales solution for small businesses, Salesforce has introduced an integration that will bring customer service and sales together. Users will find that data can now be shared directly between SalesforceIQ and Desk.com, allowing both sides of the customer relationship …

Social Media Calendar Template for Small Business

<b>This social media calendar template for small business is for YOU!</b> <b><br>It is based on the calendar format we use internally here at Small Business Trends</b> …

Small Business

21 Best Business Management Tools for Small Business

Selecting the best business management tools for your small business becomes super-complex when you add in one factor: integration. You see, …

Small Business

Making Content Marketing, Email and Social Media Work in Harmony for Your Small Business

As a small business owner, you wear multiple hats, and some of them probably fit better than others. It’s not uncommon for small business owners to …

Innovative Small Businesses Are Doing These Five Surprising Things

It’s an exciting time for small business owners, and modern technology and innovation has created an unprecedented number of opportunities for small …

A Social Media Approach Every Small Business Should Be Using

Are you a small business owner looking to expand your online presence?Would you like to know how to use social media to connect with your target …

Top Web-Based Project Management Software For Your Small Business

Project management isn’t easy but there’s no need to overdo things. Just because a web-based project management app is complex, it does not always …