Mike Furrow

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4 Reasons Why Companies Struggle To Adopt Deep Learning

Over the last years, companies have reaped the benefits of embracing data-driven methods. The <i>data 2.0</i> strategy will be driven by new AI techniques like deep learning, reinforcement learning, and Bayesian machine learning.<p>Deep learning is the state-of-the-art approach to AI across machine …

Machine Learning

12 Things I Learned On My Month-Long Break From Reality

If there's one thing we collectively <i>don't</i> know how to do as millennial women, it's take a break. Sure, I try my best to take advantage of our paid …

Mental Health

Want To Stay Well-Rested Through All Your Summer Adventures? Here's How To Get A Good Night's Sleep

We <i>all</i> know what it feels like to be sleep-deprived: nonstop crabbiness, brain fog, and a likelihood to reach for junk food over healthy snacks. If …

Sleep

25 Daily Habits Practiced by Highly Successful People

If you want to achieve a higher level of success in life, you need to be intentional--it's not just going to happen.<p>If you want to achieve a higher level of success in life, you need to be intentional--it's not just going to happen. Start by taking advice from more than two dozen executives who …

Los Angeles

Could PRP Injections Be Medicine’s Fountain of Youth?

<b>First, what are PRP injections?</b><p>If you’ve even casually followed sports in the last 10 to 15 years, no doubt you have heard about platelet-rich plasma …

Medicine

5 Navy SEAL Leadership Strategies That Are Critical to Building a Strong Team

When leaders aren't in alignment, the company as a whole can't be. Fundamental disagreements at the top trickle all the way down to the employees doing the daily work.<p>Many struggling companies look beyond their front doors to identify the source of their problems. It is natural to look at the …

Management

Agile Makes No Sense

I’ve spent a good amount of time learning why Agile-inspired patterns “work” — mostly the “hard way” (doing), but also through individual study, …

Project Management

How an 18-Year-Old Uncovered Tim Ferriss's Secret Cold Email Template to Reach CEOs and VIPs

Never email someone and ask to 'jump on the phone,' 'get coffee' or 'pick your brain.'<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>My journey began when I was an 18-year-old college freshman. The day before my final exams, I hacked The Price Is Right, won a sailboat, sold</i> …

Self-improvement

Agile projects need agile leadership

Humans feel less threatened when they have more autonomy, think more constructively and are more creative when they can operate in more agile management cultures<p>The Agile Business Consortium has been working alongside a wide range of researchers and experts to explore the cultural and leadership …

Trump personally pushed postmaster general to double rates on Amazon, other firms

President Trump has personally pushed U.S. Postmaster General Megan Brennan to double the rate the Postal Service charges Amazon.com and other firms to ship packages, according to three people familiar with their conversations, a dramatic move that probably would cost these companies billions of …

eCommerce

How One Man Turned $2,000 Into $500 Million

If you’re a newer entrepreneur finding your way toward success, this man’s story will inspire you and give you four strategies that helped him turn $2,000 into over $500 million.<p><b>Who is Tim Gill?</b><p>In the early 1980s, Tim Gill found himself newly unemployed. He was let go from a small business due to …

Entrepreneurship

16 things you should never wear to work — even if you work in a business casual environment

Business casual, classic casual, smart casual — the rules surrounding what to wear to work are constantly changing, and it's hard to keep up.<p>But there are a few things you can rule out. Fashion and etiquette experts agreed on 16 things that no one should ever wear to work.<p>Keep in mind this doesn't …

I tried to upgrade my sleep experience with lucid dreaming—here’s what happened

You know that feeling when you’re in the midst of an amazing dream—like, you and Michael B. Jordan are relaxing on the beach and he tells you…? Wait! …

Physiology

Read the email AT&T sent to employees about the $800,000 it paid Trump’s lawyer

Telecom giant AT&T is trying to untangle itself from Michael Cohen’s growing legal troubles.<p>Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer is under federal investigation for potential bank fraud, among other crimes. Now, the shell company he used to pay hush money to a woman who allegedly had an …

Donald Trump

The Subtle Sexism Of Your Open Plan Office

A remarkable new study documents the experiences of women in an open office designed by men.<p>There are many reasons to hate open offices: They’re loud, prone to thieves, and, most of all, lack any kind of privacy. But a new research paper reveals yet another knock against them: They’re subtly sexist.<p>…

OpenOffice

5 Mindsets That Make It Impossible to Be Happy (Even When Good Things Happen)

Happiness is less about your circumstances and more about your mindset.<p>As a therapist, I often work with people who are struggling to deal with tragic circumstances or traumatic events. But, I've also worked with many individuals who struggled to feel good even when good things happened to them. …

Happiness

Scientists Have Found a Strong Link Between a Terrible Childhood And Being Intensely Creative

Beautiful things can emerge from dark places.<p>Performing artists who were exposed to abuse, neglect or a dysfunctional family as a child might …

This Is Your Path to the $1,000-Per-Hour Mindset

If you don't value your time, who will?<p>4 min read<p>If I asked you the question “How much for an hour of your time?” would you reflexively know the answer? If I were a betting man, I would lay odds that almost everyone reading this wouldn’t have a clue. And after putting some thought into it, most …

13 things to tweak when setting up a Windows 10 laptop

Get your new laptop set up just the way you want it. Here's a baker's dozen of settings to check or change. And when you are done here, be sure to check out the best new features of Windows 10 April 2018 Update, its hidden gems and the new privacy settings.<p>Check for updates<p>Microsoft releases a …

45 Things You Need to Know About How to Get Over a Divorce

Embed from Getty Images—<br>When it all started, did you have any idea how difficult getting divorced would be? No one does. Divorce is one of those life …

Google’s Sergey Brin warns of the threat from AI in today’s ‘technology renaissance’

Google co-founder says the company is giving ‘serious thought’ to problems like job destruction<p>Google co-founder Sergey Brin has warned that the current boom in artificial intelligence has created a “technology renaissance” that contains many potential threats. Writing in the company’s annual …

Artificial Intelligence

15 Foods to Stop Eating Immediately For Weight Loss

Your high school reunion is just around the corner, and you want to look your best. You don't have enough time for old-fashioned healthy eating and …

The Winning Mindset That You Need for Success

I was devastated.<p>I had just completed a test and the results were in.<p>And they weren’t good.<p>Not what I wanted or expected.<p>But it wasn’t an ordinary …

10 Habits of Irresistible People

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Personality<p>Things Irresistible People Do<p>10 Habits of Irresistible People<p>Shares<p>We've all met this type of person who attracts everybody …

This Full-Body Workout From the "Kettlebell King" Will Leave You Feeling Sore and Badass

Eric Leija is known as primal.swoledier on Instagram, but around here he's known as the Kettlebell King. He's known for consistently posting kettlebell workouts that target pretty much every muscle in the body, including ones you didn't even know existed. And his emphasis on functional movement and …

Workouts

This group of people are the happiest workers in the world

Though there are certain companies everyone wants to work for with incredible perks, it seems that many people would actually trade all that as well …

Employment

What Is Product Management — but Most Importantly, What Isn’t

After ten years working as a Product Manager, all I can say is that this career path has been one of the best decisions I have taken in my …

Progress Step UI Design Patterns: Tips, Freebies & Code Snippets

You're reading Progress Step UI Design Patterns: Tips, Freebies & Code Snippets, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be …

Web Design

Malcolm Gladwell and elite runner Alex Hutchinson explore the benefits of enduring pain

<i>Malcolm Gladwell, known for his deep inquiries into how science impacts our day-to-day lives, recently sat down with Alex Hutchinson, a former physicist and world-class runner whose book,</i> Endure: Mind, Body, and the Curiously Elastic Limits of Human Performance<i>, reveals the secrets of reaching the</i> …

Self-improvement

How to use Excel formulas to compare multi-column lists

Duplicates in the same column are easy to find by sorting, filtering, and using conditional formatting. When none of those are an option, try this …

Data Science