Kathleen Gibson

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Ditch the business plan: Build your test product

I have an MBA. I’ve worked for over 12 years at Fortune 500 companies. I’m supposed to tell you that a business plan is the first step in your …

The top 14 skills in the red hot market for marketing jobs

Has the market for marketers heated up?<p>Short answer: Yes.<p>Slightly longer answer: Yes, absolutely!<p>For a more complete answer, read on …<p>We all know that the marketing industry is changing quickly — so quickly that most organizations are having a hard time keeping up. So it’s no surprise that …

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Solar grills, smart pillows, levitating light bulbs

<i>At any given moment there are approximately a zillion different crowdfunding campaigns happening on the web. Take a stroll through Kickstarter or</i> …

5 Tips for Nailing Your Next Client Presentation

One of the most difficult things to do in business isn’t so much coming up with a viable idea as it is being able to present that idea to your …

This is what tasting looks like

It is more or less a given that at some point in your life, you have encountered the taste map -- a map of the tongue predicated on the idea that different regions of your tongue taste different flavours.<p>It's not true; the 1901 theory was debunked pretty solidly in 1974, and has continued to be …

Unacast scores $1.6M to become the main tracker of every store you visit

The Internet made distance irrelevant.<p>Now, sensors in physical stores are helping to make proximity relevant, and startup Unacast is announcing a seed round of $1.6 million so it can become the backend.<p>The Oslo, Norway-based company, which has opened an office in London and is planning one for New …

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Audi Has Successfully Made Diesel Fuel From Carbon Dioxide And Water

Carbon-neutral diesel is now a reality.<p>German car manufacturer Audi has reportedly invented a carbon-neutral diesel fuel, made solely from water, …

Dubai Confirms 800 MW Expansion For Iconic Solar Power Project

<b>Published on</b> April 27th, 2015 | <i>by Smiti</i><p>5<p>April 27th, 2015 by <b>Smiti</b><p>The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority has initiated the third phase of its iconic …

Water-wise garden makeover

Freelancer gets into epayments with $7.5M deal to acquire Escrow.com

Freelancer, the Australia-based platform that connects freelancing professionals with small businesses around the world, today announced it’s …

WIRED Awake: 10 must-read articles for 27 April

Your WIRED.co.uk daily briefing. Today, Apple has announced the first fall in iPhone sales since 2003, the Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a moon …

The rise of the Chief Revenue Officer: Silicon Valley’s new secret sauce

It seems like everywhere you turn these days, companies are appointing “Chief Revenue Officers” (CROs) – especially at hyper-growth startups like AdRoll, Mixpanel, and New Relic. While the title is becoming increasingly common, each company tends to define the role in a slightly different way. As a …