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8 Cybersecurity Mistakes Businesses Make-and How to Fix Them | Inc.com

After the report was issued, I spoke with Malcolm Marshall, Global Head of Cyber Security at KPMG, and asked him what areas of weakness he and his team have observed in firms that already have cybersecurity plans and technology in place (for those that do not yet, please see this article), and what …

Cybersecurity

2 Ways You Can Start Having Better, More Interesting Conversations | Inc.com

<i>How Can I Start An Interesting Conversation? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p>The most interesting conversations aren’t about news, or politics, or sports: they are about emotions. Advertisers have known that for decades and use it to sell more product.<p>No one buys a …

Self-improvement
Employment

How to Promote Yourself Without Promoting Yourself | Inc.com

The plethora of social media outlets sure makes it easy to toot your horn these days. And most of us have done it--including me.<p>You’ve seen the tweets and posts. <i>“Just got off a quick call with Richard Branson; he said he loved my book” or “Feeling humbled to be included on this list of the top</i> …

Marketing

7 Common Misconceptions About the Hebrew Bible

Everyone talks about the Bible, though few have read it cover to cover. This is not surprising—some sections of the Bible are difficult to understand …

Millennials Don't Want More Customer Service -- They Want Different Customer Service

Customer service is a key way to differentiate your business with millennial customers–the 80 million young people who have overtaken Boomers as the largest demographic in the marketplace, and will soon overtake them in purchasing power as well.<p>Not only will great customer service and a great …

Customer Experience

These super-sized Lego-like bricks let you build real, usable stuff

Lego fans will geek out over this — a company has created larger-scale pieces of the building blocks so you can build real life-size, usable …

Lego

Google Tells Developers How to Get Around Apple's New Security Rules So They Can Keep Selling Ads

A tiny but telling distinction between the two mobile giants.<p>Apple says it cares a lot about privacy. Just ask Tim Cook.<p>Hence, its new iOS 9 operating system will boast a new feature, called App Transport Security, or ATS, which is supposed to require iPhone app developers to use an advanced …

Selling

5 Financial Ratios Every Entrepreneur Should Know

You don't truly know how well your company is doing until you delve into specific financial stats that reveal the whole picture.<p>Stories about entrepreneurs always focus on their big ideas, but building a successful business is as much about the details as it is about the central concept. Successful …

Investing
McDonald's

5 Pre-Retirement Mistakes Even the Smartest People Make

Being in the home stretch leading up to retirement can feel great, but financial advisers say even the savviest people can miscalculate or overlook …

Retirement
Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship

12 Scientifically Proven Habits That Will Change Your Life | Inc.com

Research says the best way to bring change into your life is by creating new routines and sticking to them until they become habits.<p>The way to make sure we cultivate the new behavior is to reward ourselves. With motivation, we repeat the action again and again until it becomes ingrained.<p>How you go …

Self-improvement

This New App Could've Prevented My Friend's Rape

In the age of Snapchat, Angry Birds, and Candy Crush, why did no one think of this sooner?<p>It reads like a <i>Law & Order: SVU</i> episode, but it's true: A year ago, a friend of mine left her two roommates at a bar to walk the three blocks home to their apartment in a yuppie Boston neighborhood. She wanted …

Brothers, Serve in the Nursery

Six months ago I volunteered to do a stint as an assistant teacher in my church’s two-to-three-year-old Sunday school class. My main motivation for …

Personal Finance

Surprised by Scripture: Love and Spirit-Inspired Insults

One of the fundamental tasks for the church today is to learn to read the story we’re in and the story God is telling rather than the one we tell …

This is how your kid learns: The amazing new neuroscience of “brain plasticity” — and how to make your child smarter

New products suggest they can build a designer brain for your kid. How can parents take advantage of new science?<p><b>What happens to our child’s brain when we parent?</b><p>The discovery of the nature and extent of brain plasticity has led to a tremendous advance in our understanding of what happens to the …

Humanity

The Science Of The Death Star: The Physics Of Destroying An Earth-Sized Planet

One of the most iconic sequences in all of movie history comes from the original <b>Star Wars</b> film, where the Galactic Empire brings Princess Leia to her home planet, Alderaan, and threatens her with the destruction of her world using their “superlaser” unless she reveals the secret location of the …

Physics

A Defining Feature of Conservative Christianity

August 15, 2015 by James F. McGrath<p>This is another instance of me taking the summary I wrote of an earlier blog post, and turning it into a meme. I …

Queen Nefertiti dazzles the modern imagination – but why?

Author Michelle Moran brought the famous Egyptian queen to life in her popular book Nefertiti – and is thrilled by what the possible discovery of Nefertit’s tomb could teach us about her life<p>In the windswept, hot, sandy Egyptian desert in 1912, a German archaeological team headed by Ludwig …

Ancient History

Despite The Headlines, The Future Has Never Been Brighter

It’s easy to get depressed about the world these days. Watch the news for five minutes or more and you’re bound to see signs of the apocalypse. War, poverty, climate change, a new pandemic, there always seems to be new trouble arising somewhere that threatens our health and security.<p>Yet as I …

Natural Gas

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I'm not a big fan of integrating work into your life if it compromises your life. That's why relationships go south, why kids get the shaft and feel isolated, why there is so much stress and digital overload in every corner of our existence. Forget checking your email constantly or looking for …

Productivity

Bedtime phenomenon: scientist develops book to send children to sleep in minutes

For most authors the prospect of their books sending readers to sleep would be horrifying.<p>But the latest publishing phenomenon which is topping the Amazon charts is a book which promises to do just that, at least for children.<p>The Rabbit Who Wants To Fall Asleep, has been created by Swedish …

The Science of Facial Hair: What Signals Do Beards, Stubble, and Mustaches Send to Others? | The Art of Manliness

Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a yes or no answer to every question of aesthetics?<p>It’s certainly how magazines and pop culture presents things when …

Simple physics and machine building via LEGO for my 8 year old

Combining useful physics lessons, building cool machines, and LEGO is always win in my household. This book has my daughter back to building!<p><i>LEGO</i> …

Lego