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JSON APIs Are Just Web Applications

A common misconception, especially amongst new developers, is that learning to create an API is vastly different from learning to build an a web …

JavaScript

How to Find the Superstar in Your Stack of Resumes

These are the 3 essential factors to look for when hiring.<p>Hiring the right people for your team is imperative to successfully building your business. In addition to performing the roles that help your business grow, the right team will create a culture that sustains the energy needed to continue …

Employment

11 Common Steak Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

Finally get that perfect sear.

BBQ

How to Install Visual Basic 6.0 on Windows 7/8/8.1/10

Skills and Capabilities Don't Mean a Thing If You Can't Make Connections

You can spend lots of time learning, but you'll need promoting by others to put those skills to use. Here's how to leverage your skills to success.<p>When you were young, your parents probably told you, "Never talk to strangers!" And this lesson sticks. People generally continue to avoid strangers …

13 Words You Should Never Use When Replying to a Customer

It takes a lot for a customer to be willing to interact with a company. People brush by thousands of brands—from restaurants to online tools—on a …

How to properly set up Git on your computer!

If you have never used Git on your computer, you most likely will not have it installed. Pull up your terminal and type in git. It should prompt you …

5 Signs That Instantly Identify Someone With Bad Leadership Skills | Inc.com

Whenever I speak at events across the country, I break down leadership to its most basic and practical form: It's about meeting the needs of people and developing them to their fullest potential.<p>When employees don't get the tools, training, time, development, expectations, vision, or resources they …

Leadership

⚡️WordPress Gutenberg Boilerplate

<b>IMPORTANT UPDATE:</b><p>🔰Instead of this boilerplate, I now recommend using🔥⚛‏📦 create-guten-block →<p><b>Gutenberg Boilerplate</b><br>An easy to understand and …

Cheap Raspberry Pi alternatives: 20 computers that cost less than the Pi 3

The cheapest computers available<p>On its release in 2012, the $35 Raspberry Pi showed just how much computer you could get for a bargain-basement price.<p>…

Raspberry Pi

Demystifying APIs And API Quality

I recently had an email exchange with my company’s CTO, in which he told me about some API award shows and how we should be entering them. I’ll admit, I was shocked to find out that there <i>were</i> API award shows.<p>I knew that APIs were critical to helping applications access data for important tasks, but …

Microservices

4 Secrets to Being More Productive, According to Ancient Philosophers

Everybody would like to get more of the right things done. But how does Stoicism fit into all of this?<p>The word “productivity” seems new and sleek and …

Tips That Will Make Your First Program Management Job Easier

10 Things Every New Program Manager Should Know<p>Updated February 06, 2018<p>So you’ve just got your first program management job? Or you want to know if …

Physicists Just Discovered a Way to Track Unobserved Quantum Particles

What we see is only a fraction of the picture.<p>One of the underlying principles of quantum theory is that quantum objects can exist as waves or …

Secret Link Uncovered Between Pure Math and Physics

Mathematics is full of weird number systems that most people have never heard of and would have trouble even conceptualizing. But rational numbers …

Experts Say These Are 10 Types of Employees You Should Fire | Inc.com

• <b>There are certain types of employees who shouldn't be tolerated at any organization.</b>• <b><br>Those types include whiners, antagonists, and chronically absent workers.</b>• <b><br>You should never fire an employee on a whim -- first consult human resources and get legal advice.</b><p>The first things you should do if you're …

Sexual Harassment

10 Obscure Windows 10 Features Everyone Needs To Start Using

Windows has been knocking around in some form or another for a grand total of 32 years now, and in that time it's amassed a lot of features - not …

7 Things Every Employee Should Hear During Their Next Review | Inc.com

I am a believer that employee reviews should not happen once a year, or once every three months. Employees should know where they're at and how they're doing regularly.<p>The reason is because a review once a year or once a quarter isn't impactful enough--not for the individual employee, and not for …

Management

CEOs have strikingly similar résumés — here's how to make yours look more like theirs

<b>• CEOs tend to have certain things in common when it comes to their résumés.</b><p><b>• Job site Zippia recently looked through 7 million résumés to get a sense of the top skills CEOs tend to emphasize.</b><p><b>• Many CEOs major in some business-related field, among other findings.</b><p>Want to give your résumé a boost?<p>Try …

CEOs

Why You Should Never Write 'I'm Sorry' to Consumers and Clients | Inc.com

When a barrage of hurricanes made landfall in Fall 2017, we all learned--and relearned--lessons on how to be empathetic to those in need. While the federal government and FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) have become better responders to victims of natural disaster, many leaders still need …

Empathy

The simple formula Jeff Bezos used to turn Amazon into a $480 billion company

In the early 1990s, Jeff Bezos noticed something strange.<p>He was nearing 30, and it was at the dawn of the internet revolution. The web was nowhere near what it is today, but the thing that caught Bezos’ attention was that usage was picking up at a rate of 2,300% a year.<p>Not wanting to miss out, he …

Self-improvement

Stop! You're Demoralizing Employees With Reviews! And Frequency Isn't the Reason.

One place to start is to learn the difference between "situational" and "dispositional" feedback.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The annual employee review is antiquated. While some companies are making changes and conducting them on a regular basis, many employees …

How to Write Product Descriptions That Sell

At one point or another, your company will need to craft product listings, and they need to be as persuasive as possible.<p>This story originally appeared on Bizness Apps<p>At one point or another, your company will need to craft product listings -- whether it’s for a menu, merchandise items or services. …

Elon Musk has reportedly used a brutal tactic to keep from wasting time in meetings

But Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceX, has a strategy to keep things moving, a former SpaceX employee posted on Quora.<p>The former employee relayed a story where Musk once called out an employee in a meeting. He wrote:<p>"One of my close friends started there a couple years before me. He worked …

Learn something new this year with these free online courses

Whether it’s a love for education, the drive to succeed, or just genuine curiosity, the hunger for knowledge and learning is what keeps us moving …

Computer Science

Why Leaders Should Rethink a Business Culture in Which Everyone Is Always 'Busy'

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Think about your day-to-day interactions in the workplace: Specifically, how do you react to the question, "How are things going?" We bet that, more often than not, your response is, "I'm so busy" -- or words to that effect.<p>In fact, …

Productivity Secrets From Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, Susan Wojcicki, And More

From streamlining decision-making to starting work at 4 a.m., this is how the CEOs you admire get so much done.<p>The average CEO works 58 hours a week, putting in 10 to 11 hours per day, plus an extra six hours on the weekend, according to <i>Time</i>. That’s 11 hours more than the average full-time worker. …

History's Greatest Chief of Staff Just Gave 2 Sentences of Genius Advice to the Newbie | Inc.com

In the chaos that is Capitol Hill, a wisp of golden wisdom arose through the smoke this week--something any leader can rally around.<p>First, by way of background, with Reince Priebus out, the new Chief of Staff John F. Kelly takes the job, a job that historically has tended to be a revolving door …

Ronald Reagan

Warren Buffett's Secret Trick to Persuasion Revealed (It's Not What You Think) | Inc.com

No wonder <i>Harvard Business Review</i> calls persuasion a <i>necessary art</i>.<p>When it comes to persuasion, there is an endless list of strategies, methods, and tactics we employ in order to convince others to see things our way. Effective persuasion involves a lot of factors--from evaluating and presenting …

Self-improvement