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Traits & Skills of a Tech Entrepreneur [Infographic]

Successful entrepreneurs are either crazy, risk-embracing visionaries unafraid to gamble everything to bring their radical innovations to life, or …

CAPA Challenges and FDA Expectations - GlobalCompliancePanel

13 Ways to Boost Your Confidence and Start Speaking German

When you first start learning a language, you have the linguistic capacity of a myna bird—you mostly only utter little chirps and squeaks.<p>You fill …

Who Is Google's New Chief, Sundar Pichai?

In his blog post Monday announcing the surprise restructuring of Google into a conglomerate called Alphabet, Larry Page said this about Sundar Pichai, 43, the eleven-year Googler who will replace Page as Google’s CEO: “Sundar has been saying the things I would have said (and sometimes better!) for …

Here’s the $2-billion idea that could prevent Bill Gates’ biggest fear

But the effort of pushing it through clinical trials, experts say, was years late, and there's concern about history repeating itself the next time a new epidemic comes along.<p>It's a problem that ranks among Bill Gates' biggest fears.<p>To make sure that doesn't happen again, three scientists are …

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Mean Salary in Switzerland | myScience / Living Here / Salary of Researchers in Switzerland

Mean salary<p><b>The salary depends highly on the sector, on education, on age and on the canton (region). The following data means the median value,</b> …

Mission vs. Vision: What's The Difference?

In a previous video, I gave some advice on how to write a mission statement. However, there is a lot of confusion between the mission versus the …

Researchers create smartphone-based device that reads medical diagnostic tests quickly and accurately

Enzyme-linked immunosorbant assay, or ELISA, is a diagnostic tool that identifies antigens such as viruses and bacteria in blood samples. ELISA can …

What every boss wants in a new employee

<i>MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer</i> …

New saliva test may catch Alzheimer's disease early

<b>(CNN) —</b> A test detecting Alzheimer's disease early may become easily available thanks to one plentiful bodily substance: saliva, a recently released study shows.<p>The saliva test was presented at the 2015 Alzheimer's Association International Conference in Washington this week. Though research is …

Prostate cancer ‘Rosetta stone’ paves way to targeted drugs

Genetic study could provide hope for men with advanced forms of the disease with findings that could lead to personalised treatments<p>A genetic study described by researchers as the Rosetta stone of prostate cancer could provide hope for men with advanced forms of the disease.<p>British and US …

What would Optimus Prime do? New research taps Transformers to shed light on business leadership

According to new research co-authored by Binghamton University's Seth Spain, there is more than meets the eye when it comes to the impact of Saturday …

Is it time to ditch annual performance reviews?

Most of us have had annual or semi-annual formal performance reviews, but a new paper by psychologists at Rice University reinforce the importance of …

Adobe's CIO Helps The Company Move From Software Product Company To A Cloud Company

Most people think of Adobe as a software product company. The company has been in business for over 30 years, and the legacy of Adobe is around desktop software products like Photoshop, Acrobat, PDF, InDesign. Several years ago, Adobe moved into the digital marketing area with their acquisition of …

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Scanadu Raises $35M Series B To Check Your Pee And Scan Your Vitals

Scanadu, a health tech startup working on devices that can scan and upload medical-grade diagnostic tests to a smartphone, has raised $35 million in Series B financing.<p>The round was led by Chinese investment firms Fosun International and Tencent Holdings Limited, with participation from China …

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The brains behind the ‘Aha!’ moment

Researchers at UCL have discovered what happens in our brains when we start connecting the dots<p>When you first move to London it’s very common to quickly gain very detailed, even intimate knowledge of two or three locales, but not know how they are connected geographically.<p>It’s not until there’s a …

198: What Copycats Know About Innovation - HBR IdeaCast (podcast)

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A Tourist’s Guide to Changing Careers

“Growing up is a trap,” says Dr. Robbins in Even Cowgirls Get the Blues. ”When they tell you to shut up, they mean stop talking. When they tell you to grow up, they mean stop growing.” People identify so much with that idea they’ve made it a meme.<p>But really, growing up is the best. You get to eat …

Forget the Apple Watch, Disney has already mastered wearable tech

Heading to Disney World? You'll want a MagicBand - Disney's own wearable tech that provides access to just about everything in the park - and your hotel room. You can even tap to pay - which Disney is really hoping you'll do.<p><i>Produced by Matthew Stuart</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

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How to Write a Great Business Plan: Operations | Inc.com

The next step in creating your business plan is to develop an <b>Operations Plan</b> that will serve your customers, keep your operating costs in line, and ensure profitability. Your ops plan should detail strategies for managing, staffing, manufacturing, fulfillment, inventory... all the stuff involved in …

Small Business

How big companies can innovate

Who says innovation is only for start-ups? In these interviews, the heads of three large, established companies—Intuit, Idealab, and Autodesk—argue …

Innovation

Power Your Creative Thinking With the 4 Lenses of Innovation

Copyright Rowan Gibson; Used by Permission<p><i>Do you want to create a culture of innovation in your business?</i>• <i><br>Do you want to tap into your inner creative</i> …