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5 New Math Websites for Teachers

May 22, 2015<br>Today we have curated for you this list featuring some new math websites. These are recommendations we have received in the mail in the …

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How To Change User Habits With Interaction Design

As Duhigg suggests, here’s a simple framework for designing new habits:<p>Find the cue and the reward<br>• Don’t modify the cue or reward. Create a new routine.<p>For example, let’s look at Groupon as an example. Before the company came along, if users saw a product they liked (cue), they would need to scour …

Is Innovation More About People or Process?

What’s more critical to producing a breakthrough innovation – finding creative people or finding creative ideas? This is a question Pixar head Ed Catmull has asked a great many people, and he says they tend to be pretty much split on it 50/50.<p>This astonished Catmull. Fresh off eight blockbuster …

Innovation

Key Take-Aways From Gartner's 2015 Magic Quadrant For Business Intelligence And Analytics Platforms

Business Intelligence (BI) platforms grew 9% in 2013, and are projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.7% through 2018.<p>These and other insights are from the Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms (client access) written by Rita L. Sallam, Bill …

Big Data

Intrapreneur? How To Ensure Your Business Idea Doesn't Get Killed

Corporate entrepreneurship, which is sometimes referred to as intrapreneurship, is a term coined by legendary management scholar Peter Drucker. It refers to the process of initiating new ventures or creating new sources of value within an established organization. Put simply, it is where the …

7 Ways Meditation Can Actually Change The Brain

The meditation-and-the-brain research has been rolling in steadily for a number of years now, with new studies coming out just about every week to illustrate some new benefit of meditation. Or, rather, some ancient benefit that is just now being confirmed with fMRI or EEG. The practice appears to …

Seven startup metrics all entrepreneurs must track

Do you know what your numbers are telling you about your sales, customer retention and cash flow?<p>Not spending enough time gauging your business's progress can be just as harmful as wasting your time with needless emails or Excel sheets. You may be so focused on getting your business to the next …

Non-Disclosures Can Protect Your Idea, or Destroy It

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most entrepreneurs I meet are reluctant to disclose anything about their idea to investors before getting a signed confidential disclosure agreement (CDA). Professional investors and advisors, on the other hand, usually refuse …

Entrepreneurship

Why Big Data Has Everything To Do With The Price Of Oil

The current malaise in the oil and gas industry commenced well before the falling price of oil started to dominate headlines and caused upheaval in currency and stock markets.<p>Take the Digital Oil Field (DOF) – a.k.a. Integrated Operations of the Future, the Smart Field, Intelligent Field, or …

Is This the Most Dangerous Food For Men?

There may be a hidden dark side to soy, one that has the power to undermine everything it means to be male<p>James Price’s breasts had been painful and swollen. It looked as if gum balls were implanted underneath each nipple. The slightest touch triggered throbs.<p>For Price, a retired U.S. Army …

UX 101 for startups

<i>“Customers don’t care about your f#$%*g solution, they care about their problems.”</i><br>—Dave McClure<p><b>Useful first, usable later:</b> Is a Banana Peeler a …

Product Management

Schools Need Redemption, Not Innovation

Are our school systems really in need of innovation? The reformers say so. This is the story told by the media and at education conferences. The most common narrative argues that schools are stuck in an outdated paradigm–the ‘factory model’ of education may have been useful in the 20th Century, but …

What Can Entrepreneurs Gain From MOOCs? (And The 5 Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Be Asking)

<i>“MOOCs are either the future of higher education or the vehicle to its demise,” PBS reporter Gwen Ifill, in the video series “Rethinking College”</i><p>MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are great for students, good for executives, provide education certificates, and most importantly, they are free. But …

50 Inspirational Entrepreneurial Quotes

Entrepreneur VIP<p>Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No one ever said it was easy being an entrepreneur. Whether you're in the early stages of your statrup, just secured funding for your startup or you are ready for product launch, there will always …

Motivation

How 'Flash Vs. Arrow' Trumped 'Batman V Superman'

<b>DC Comics learned the lesson of Marvel’s Iron Man and applied them to television, with Arrow.</b><p>Back in 2008, Marvel Studios made their big play for big-screen relevancy with Jon Favreau’s <i>Iron Man</i>. The film centered on a relatively B-level superhero, not one overly known to the general masses and one …

Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You and Your Career

The next time you tell yourself that you’ll sleep when you’re dead, realize that you’re making a decision that can make that day come much sooner. Pushing late into the night is a health and productivity killer.<p>According to the Division of Sleep Medicine at the Harvard Medical School, the …

How Busy Entrepreneurs Deal With Mundane Tasks

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As exciting as the entrepreneur’s life is, you have to deal with mundane tasks. Mundane tasks are repetitive, boring, unproductive and yet necessary.<p>What do busy entrepreneurs do about these mundane tasks? Is there a way to …

Productivity

The Five Habits of Creative Teachers

Complete Coverage<p>Ken Robinson’s renowned TED talk, “How Schools Kill Creativity,” has had 27 million views. To date, it is the most-watched TED talk …

Innovation Overload: Why Saying 'Creativity' Is Not Enough

“What’s the opposite of innovation?,” the joke begins. A tart punchline quickly follows: “Innovation consultants.”<p>Since I teach, coach and sometimes consult on innovation and creative leadership, that cynical joke gives me pause. Consultants of all kinds are easy marks, of course, whether they are …

The Importance of Creativity in Business

<i>NYU-Stern professor Kim Corfman on the importance of creativity in business and the role of culture in spurring or constraining creativity.</i><p>Creativity …