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GitHub

8 People You Should Hire to Grow Your Startup Fast

Entrepreneur and Marketer, Co-founder of Web Profits<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur wants to reach the point where a business is ready to scale and grow as quickly as it can. Growth hacking is a great way to do this, but you need to have the right …

Marketing

21 Borderline Genius Websites To Productively Procrastinate Everything

The best work gets done at the last minute anyway.

Tools stock junkies can't get through a day without

Bob Siciliano has been doing his own investing since 1987 and regularly day trading since he retired in 1994. He said it's provided him with enough …

Interactive Data Visualization with D3.js, DC.js, Python, and MongoDB // Adil Moujahid // Data Analytics and more

Data visualization plays an important role in data analysis workflows. It enables data analysts to effectively discover patterns in large datasets …

Databases

5 Keys To Good Business Intelligence

When a technical term enters “buzz” status, definitions change and meaning can get lost. This is arguably the case with “business intelligence,” or BI. In the time since the BI term was coined, new technologies have greatly expanded our understanding of BI and how businesses can gain value from …

Tech 2015: Deep Learning And Machine Intelligence Will Eat The World

Despite what Stephen Hawking or Elon Musk say, hostile Artificial Intelligence is not going to destroy the world anytime soon. What is certain to happen, however, is the continued ascent of the practical applications of AI, namely deep learning and machine intelligence. The word is spreading in all …

Bulletproof Coffee: The Buttery Caffeine of Champions

Forget cream and sugar. Add butter to your morning brew to kickstart your day and feel invincible when you ride.<p>In his new book, <i>The Bulletproof Diet</i>, author and cyclist Dave Asprey says, "When you mix coffee with the right fats, you get a drink that stomps on hunger, and helps you lose weight, …

Bloom's Critical Thinking Questions to Use in Class

December, 2014<br>Critical thinking is an essential skill in the cognitive development of students. It is probably the number one skill teachers would …

Critical Thinking

Top Emerging Travel Hotspots for 2015

<i>By Anisha Shah</i><p><b>WHY VISIT AN EMERGING DESTINATION?</b><p>It is becoming ever easier to travel to remote pockets of the globe. Every year, emerging destinations brimming with travel potential rise in popularity, without the crazy crowds and tourist traps. Places such as the Pacific Islands, Madagascar and …

9 Ways To Make Your Home Look Expensive

New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without draining your wal<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, …

Casual visualization books for the coffee table

Since my son was born, it’s been a challenge to focus on a single book for any prolonged amount of time. He’s in perpetual motion, as my mom often …

Deliver an Excellent Customer Experience Using Big Data

Image credit: blogs.cisco.com<p>Image credit: blogs.cisco.com<p>Customer data and management is an important aspect of any online business. Obtaining a …

National Geographic Travel

The Future of Business Innovation: Invent the Company That Will Put Your Company Out of Business

Why the most successful companies today are business innovators and what this really means.<p>Design thinking. Open innovation. Closed innovation. Iterative innovation. Disruptive innovation. There are scores of books and articles about innovation (and here's another!); countless conferences dedicated …

Innovation

150+ Designer Kitchens for Every Style

Allow these culinary hot spots to stir up major inspiration for your own home.<p>We've gathered all our best cooking hubs in one place – from country casual to sleek and modern. Which one inspires you most?

Wall Street’s radical new rival? Why this investment firm says it’s catering to the 99 percent

Former White House aide Andrei Cherny tells Salon he’s building a new investment firm devoted to the middle class<p>As liberals and Democrats continue to pick up the pieces from their midterm thrashing, one increasingly common refrain is how the usual metrics emphasized by politicians and pundits when …

The Innovation Value Chain

Executives in large companies often ask themselves, “Why aren’t we better at innovation?” After all, there is no shortage of sound advice on how to improve: Come up with better ideas. Look outside the company for concepts and partners. Establish different funding mechanisms. Protect the new and …

3 Things Holding You Back From Getting Started

Sometimes the hardest part of your venture is the simple act of getting yourself going.<p>Ideas are a dime a dozen. It doesn't matter if you have the best idea in the world for a business or any other endeavor, if you can't turn it into a reality. The only thing that really matters for any project or …

Entrepreneurship

Open-Layout Apartment in Warsaw Exhibiting Fresh Industrial Design Elements

Welcome to a modern open-layout apartment located in the Pole Mokotoskie Park neighborhood of Warsaw. The owners of this 150 square-meter crib wanted …