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The Art of Eye Contact: 4 Best Approaches for Any Interaction

Impressions are formed in seconds based on how you use your eyes.<p>As a communication specialist, I can tell you how to craft compelling presentations, share powerful stories, and build brand messages. All that work is worthless if you violate one cardinal rule of body language: making eye contact. …

Public Speaking

9 Money Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

Does the thought of a financial podcast summon images of your college accounting professor droning on and on in a too-warm lecture hall?<p>Well, it is time to ditch the flashback. Because these top podcasts won’t put you to sleep at the wheel. I’ve rounded up the best money podcasts that are as …

Self-improvement

Leadership: Honesty Is The First Chapter In The Book Of Wisdom

Hone your skills constantly and refine your talents and one day when you know not, it will appear to be a sudden event when people shall start …

Employment

Are You Socially Awkward? Use These 20 Tips To Help You Communicate with Confidence

Say goodbye to awkward and say hello to confident.<p>Not everyone has the ability to walk into any room, job interview, dinner party or public gathering and "own it."<p>If you struggle in social situations, here are 20 tips to help you become a more confident communicator.<p>Never forget, when in doubt, the …

The Best Interviews of 2017

Want to be more successful? These are some of my favorite conversations -- and takeaways -- with highly successful people in a variety of fields.<p>One of my favorite things to do is talk with incredibly successful people, regardless of their field. I always learn something, and I'm also reminded that …

How to Write a Killer Website Brief

Here’s a good news-bad news scenario that I’ve encountered many times in my career designing and developing websites. See if it sounds familiar to …

How to Set the Technical Direction for Your Team

<i>This post was originally posted on my blog</i><p>I've found that one of the keys to a productive and happy development team is when every member of the team …

Project Management

An Algorithm Summarizes Lengthy Text Surprisingly Well - MIT Technology Review

Who has time to read every article they see shared on Twitter or Facebook, or every document that’s relevant to their job? As information overload …

Machine Learning

You Have to Bring More to the Table Than Your Bright Idea

Every business begins with an idea, but many end with just an idea.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the years I have met a number of people who claim, accurately or inaccurately, to have been cheated out of their idea by an unscrupulous entrepreneur. This isn’t …

Investing

Data Science for Everyone

Gut feeling used to be the biggest asset of successfulThe post Data Science for Everyone appeared first on iamwire.

Best 22 JavaScript stories in January

January brought us over 600 articles worth posting on JSK. What follows is the best of the bunch according to our Curators, Insiders and Members. JSK …

JavaScript

65 Free Web Resources for Starting Your Own Business

Want to start a business? Need to improve an existing business? Here are some great places to start.<p>Where starting a business is concerned, there never seem to be sufficient resources available, and that includes one of the most precious resources of all: information.<p>Here's a handy guide that was …

Want to Drastically Decrease Stress in 2017? Try This List for Instant Results

Don't let 2017 hammer you. Practice these simple techniques to manage your stress levels.<p>Moment of truth: Besides the rewards that come with founding and managing a startup, it was a stressful year, I won't lie.<p>There were missed opportunities gone by, failures (which were huge learning moments), …