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Don’t Leave Your Performance Review Without Asking This One Question

A surefire way of conquering your review.<p>When you’re heading into your performance review, you probably come armed with a few questions (“What am I …

Facebook Messenger bots are going to get a lot more verbose

Facebook's next updates for Messenger have a big focus on bots. Yep, Zuck is still trying to make "fetch" happen with those. Anyhow, the newest bits for the platform are mostly about letting others know that a bit of text originated from. That means from a shared bit of bot text will allow you to …

Brown Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Bars

<i>Brown Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Bars-these easy banana bars are made with brown butter and chocolate chips. They are full of flavor and a great</i> …

Dessert

Did Facebook Just Validate Twitter?

<i>By Scott Tzu</i><p>Steve Jobs once said, quoting Picasso, "good artists copy, great artists steal." We're not sure that Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is directly …

Social Media

Building a Business? Seek Inspiration in Unusual Places (in my case, the jungle) | Inc.com

If you ask entrepreneurs who inspired them, you'll often hear a list of iconic names like Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Richard Branson, or Jeff Bezos. These are all formidable business leaders who are using their brands and corporate brawn for public good. But they're not the ones who lit my fire or …

Bill Gates

6 Things Every Manager Wants from Employees | Inc.com

Each job comes with its own set of requirements, but there are a few universal things every manager looks for in an employee.<p>To impress your manager and earn a reputation for excellence, make sure you're delivering these six items.<p>1. Predictable results.<p>Results are the number one way managers judge …

Employment

How to Use Instagram Live to Generate Leads

Interested in using more live video for your business? Wondering how Instagram Live can generate leads? Using Instagram Live stories as a lead …

Lead Generation

The 10 Best Branded Content Partnerships of 2016

It's no secret that publishers and brands have discovered the power of content marketing en masse. While the quantity of content is continually …

Michael Lewis on the Psychological Quirks Trump Exploited to Become President

<i>The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds</i>, can safely be called a must-read for behavioral psychology nerds. It tells the story of how …

Donald Trump

Amazon’s new grocery store is missing one of the most important things about its business

But if you've followed Amazon closely, you've probably noticed the store is missing one of the most important parts about Amazon's retail strategy: Prime benefits.<p>Prime, Amazon's annual membership program, gives access to free two-day shipping and a bunch of other services, such as Prime Video and …

5 secrets to finding deals on Amazon

These days, it might be easier to ask, “Who among us does <i>not</i> use Amazon?” But let me tell you, shopping on Amazon.com the right way is more than clicking items and loading up your cart.<p>Once you learn a few tricks, you’ll find sales and price cuts you never imagined possible. Here are 5 insider …

We Asked 8,500 Internet Commenters Why They Do What They Do

My fascination with internet comments began as exasperation. I’d just written a short article that began with a quote from the movie “Blazing …

Overcome Resistance to Change by Enlisting the Right People

Just completed teaching a course at Columbia University on Change Management in Analytics. Used some thoughts from this article. Good</i> …

13 handy car gadgets that cost less than $100

Fortunately, there are a number of gadgets on the market today that can help you be better prepared for whatever the road throws at you.<p>Here are 13 car gadgets that will not only improve your overall driving experience, but will also help you be ready for the unexpected.

Israel to search hundreds of caves to find the 'crown jewel of Israeli antiquities' — the missing Dead Sea Scrolls

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli antiquities official says Israel is embarking on a major expedition to find more Dead Sea Scrolls.<p>Amir Ganor of the Israel Antiquities Authority says a government research team will spend the next three years surveying hundreds of desert caves near the Dead Sea, where …

When I Follow, Unfollow, and Downright Block Someone on Snapchat

By: Hillel Fuld (@Hilzfuld)It’s time. Time to write the inevitable post about Snapchat. I wrote it about Twitter here. I wrote a whole lot about …

Snapchat

Oil Market: It Could Turn Bloody, Again

Crude oil could be heading back down to the $20s again, if Saudi Arabia makes good on its threat to raise oil output – and if the Federal Reserve hikes interest rates in December.<p>After talking the oil market up for three months, OPEC and its new ally Russia has been unable to execute on Saudi …

Oil

Top 10 Emerging Technologies in the Digital Workplace

Multiple industry dynamics are aligning to create the conditions for an explosion of employee-facing technology. Developments in text analytics, natural-language processing, data science and the Internet of Things (IoT), for example, can be combined in novel ways to produce work tools capable of …

Top 10

Scientists Discover A Lake Under The Sea: Those Who Swim There Never Come Back Alive

Scientists have discovered a "lake" in the Gulf of Mexico. Everyone who enters this pool at the bottom of the sea will suffer horribly. Erik Cordes, …

Habitats

Why Waiting for Next Year's MacBook Pro Might Be a Good Idea

If you’re thinking about getting Apple’s new MacBook Pro, a new report suggests waiting could be a better idea.<p>Apple could be planning to release a …

Donald Trump's campaign website appears to have a fake donation ticker

Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump may be getting a steady flow of small dollar donations, but the ticker on his campaign website can't confirm that or deny it.<p>That's because it's not pulling from a live database of donors, but from a static spreadsheet that hasn't been updated in …

Why Trump Could Still Pull Off a Surprise

You Americans should learn the lesson of the Brexit shocker, and the stunning success of right-wing populists in Austria and France.<p>LONDON—Don’t underestimate the power of nativist populism. That’s the harsh lesson we in Britain learned less than four months ago, when Brexit blew up in our faces …

Wi-Fi passwords from airports around the world in one brilliant map

Killing time before your flight can be a serious drag, but traveling just got a lot less painful thanks to this airport Wi-Fi map.<p>Travel blogger and …

Marketer once pleaded with Jobs and Woz to change Apple’s name

Given that it’s currently the world’s most valuable brand, few people would suggest that Apple should give up its name in favor of something a bit more, well, geeky.<p>But that wasn’t the case when the company launched, as Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak recently revealed.<p>In his headline speaking slot …

Selling

Apple Caramel Cake

Whole <i>apples, caramelized sugar, cinnamon, walnuts, raisins</i>… this is a dream of a cake!<p>I was 19 years old the first and until recently only time I ate …

Dessert

Shimon Peres, the last of Israel’s founding fathers, dies at 93

Shimon Peres, the last of Israel’s founding fathers, died early Wednesday morning at the age of 93.<p>Peres died in his sleep at around 3:00 am local …

27 books that can change your life forever

'The Road' by Cormac McCarthy<p><i>'This book gave me a real sense of my own mortality. I'm usually grateful for this, but not always! It also made me</i> …

What The Hell Is Blockchain? // Photography Journal 67

It’s easy to get entrenched in old ideals and stick to the tried and tested but history has shown us time and time again that progress is inevitable. …

The Latest: Kaine says he doesn't mind defending Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):<p>10:20 p.m.<p>Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine says he …

Government