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Focus

Before I made music for a living I juggled multiple jobs, brewed coffee at midnight and worked two 9-5s in one day (9am-5pm and 9pm-5am). This isn’t …

Productivity

6 Desk Must-Haves to Keep You Happy and Productive

If you work in an office, chances are you spend a large amount of your time sat at a desk. Now whether you love it loathe it, there are ways and …

11 Tips For Successful Self-Service BI And Analytics

As more businesses attempt to compete with data, more people within their organizations must be able to gain insight from it. End-user requirements …

The Ultimate List: 70+ Best Tools For Skyrocketing Business Growth in 2016

If you want to be an effective business owner in 2016, you can’t manage everything on your own. In order to scale the progress you’ve already made, …

Project Management

Analytics Software for Small Business: 20 Insights - Small Business Trends

Choosing the right analytics software for small business is no small task. The right tool can help you gain helpful and actionable insights that can …

Small Business

Eight Career Skills You Need To Be Competitive In 2016

The mix of hard and soft skills it takes to get hired change as quickly as business does. Here’s what it will take this year.<p>Good help is hard to find. At least that’s what one-third of hiring managers say, and the talent shortage isn’t just in technical fields. Good sales reps, managers, …

Human Resources

7 Open Source Big Data Business Intelligence Tools

A lineup of open source business intelligence tools that are leading the way in today's Big Data market.

10 Fast-Growing B2B Startups That Might Just Transform Your Business This Year

As each new year begins, businesses search for ways to be more productive and successful than ever. Often this means rethinking processes and either adding resources or streamlining existing resources to save money. For many it can also mean finding new business partners to help them grow.<p>There are …

Microsoft Business Intelligence PASS keynote: Five minutes to sign up; five minutes to WOW!

See how you can get real-time interactive visualizations of customer data, as Microsoft Corporate Vice President James Phillips demonstrates exciting …

Infographic: Business Analytics vs. Data Science

<b>Source</b>: Taylor Meadows, Comparing Data Science and Analytics, Data Science Central, October 22, 2015, …

21 data and analytics trends that will dominate 2016

Along with social, mobile and cloud, analytics and associated data technologies have earned a place as one of the core disruptors of the digital age. …

Big Data

The 5 Most Misinterpreted Charts in Sales

Sales is all about hitting the number, but sometimes, those numbers can be a little misleading.<p>As a sales leader, you have to be able to understand …

Revolutionizing Microsoft Analytics

Shhhh…everyone is asleep. Finally I can sneak into my home office, light up the lovely Sun & Sand Yankee Candle, and spin up the Azure Microsoft Data …

5 Risks of a Dated Business Intelligence Solution

When it comes to business intelligence (BI), the struggle is classic: Centralized IT is concerned with data governance, whereas users want freedom to …

The Power Of Data

Increasingly, most organisations are seeking to “do more” with the data they collect and store and in this respect, St Andrew’s College is no …

Power BI

How to Create the Ultimate Customer Acquisition Plan for Your Startup

To run a successful startup you need customers.<p>Without customers you don’t make money, and without money…well you won’t last very long.<p>While it’s …

10 Analytics job trends of 2016 - Communities Digital News

<b>WASHINGTON,</b> January 20, 2016 — In modern world business intelligence is one of the fastest growing areas. Big data is everywhere, and there is urgent …

Big Data

Business Intelligence, the good and the bad, but mostly bad

Let’s break down the current BI industry. For this large swath of users, there are three primary ways to get useful information: in-app analytics, …

Cubes organizes all your cloud-based files into one simple app

I didn’t think I had that many files living in the cloud. Sure, I have a Dropbox account and use Gmail, but I didn’t really know how much is stuck up there, floating around in the digital ether.<p>That is until I started testing Cubes, a new app that aims to organize all your cloud-based stuff into a …

6 Tips for Producing Small Business Content Regularly - Small Business Trends

Small businesses need content marketing to connect with customers. Content can improve search engine visibility, build credibility in the business …

The 7-step morning ritual that will help you stay happy all day

Research shows that being happy actually makes you more productive. So let's kill two birds with one stone and focus on smiles.<p>What's the first step? Here's a little secret: Happy mornings don't start in the morning …

25 books that every entrepreneur should read

We spoke with wildly successful entrepreneurs and VCs like Mark Cuban and Peter Thiel and pored over years of interviews with star founders to find the books that every aspiring entrepreneur should read.<p>Here are their top recommendations.<p><i>Bianca Male, Aimee Groth, Richard Feloni, Natalie Walters,</i> …

The Reasons People Don’t Follow Their Passions, and What You Can Do

Pursuing your passion can mean different things to different people, but no matter your definition, it seems people always have a reason why they …

Motivation