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Data-Viz Design: Provide Information on Demand

Design to Add Focus<p>The paramount focus is on sales performance. The key metrics across the top provide an at-a-glance understanding of the …

Data Visualization

Data Dialogues: The Design of Everyday Visualizations

<i>Note: Data Dialogues is an occasional series that looks at what works well—and what doesn't work so well—in the world of data visualization. The</i> …

Quick Reviews: 3 Books on Visualizing Data

I've read a few data-viz books recently. Here are my quick reviews.<p><em><strong><a href="http://www.thefunctionalart.com/p/the-truthful-art-book.html" …

Data Visualization

In the time you spend on social media each year, you could read 200 books

Somebody once asked Warren Buffett about his secret to success. Buffett pointed to a stack of books and said,<p>Read 500 pages like this every day. That’s how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. All of you can do it, but I guarantee not many of you will…<p>When I first found this quote …

Self-improvement

Guest Voices: Retail’s Phantom Inventory Menace, or the Ghosts of Holidays Present

Miscounted goods add big costs for retailers, but stronger analytics and attention to forecasting can help plan for better holidays in the future<p>By<p>Fredrik Eng Larsson and<p>Daniel W. Steeneck and<p>James B. Rice Jr.<p>Even with today’s sophisticated inventory management systems, retailers are woefully …

6 Science-Backed Tips to Impress Everyone You Meet

We've all been there. Sitting across from someone we admire, crippled with anxiety because we don't want to do or say the wrong thing, and knowing …

Multitasking Is No Longer Something to Boast About

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>What are you doing while you read this? Are you dipping into your email while texting, reading …

6 Success lessons from Eric Schmidt – “ex-CEO Google and Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share23<p>Tweet<p>Share127<p>+13<p>Shares 153<p>Eric Schmidt is one of the most important figures when it comes to Google and Alphabet’s history. He served as CEO …

Entrepreneurship

After years of coaching successful people, Tony Robbins found they all asked themselves the same question about money

"I'm not just the deliverer of this information," Torabi said of hosting the show. "I actually go and incorporate a lot of what our guests say into my own life and it really has been, for me, a great practice in fine-tuning my own finances."<p>One of her picks was from her first-ever episode, when she …

How to Raise Kids to Be Entrepreneurs

The media’s fascination with young entrepreneurs gives off the impression that all of America’s businesses are being run by messy-haired …

Secret to Success: Aim High, Start Small, and Keep Going

Big success is often just an accumulation of small successes.<p>I was interviewed on a radio show, and I was asked what one piece of advice would I give to people who were starting a new business, or who were looking to improve their performance and results.<p>As I thought about it, I wondered whether I …

Motivation

Why Most People Will Never Be Successful

Success is continuously improving who you are, how you live, how you serve, and how you relate.<p>"Success" isn't just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives. Success is continuously improving who you are, how you live, how you serve, …

Self-improvement

8 Work Productivity Tips That You Can Actually Use

Whether you’re an employer or employee, productivity should be at the forefront of your mind when at work. As an employee, the feeling of …

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33 Best Books Recommended By Shark Tank Entrepreneurs

The entrepreneurs who have pitched on ABC’s hit business reality show <i>Shark Tank</i> represent the brightest minds in small business. Here are 33 of their top book recommendations.

24 High Achievers Say These Simple Daily Habits Give Them Their Edge

Getting ahead in business and life is less about grand moves, and more about routines proven over time to work.<p>Ever wonder what sets highly successful people apart? I've polled countless executives about the things they're doing every day which give them an edge, and certain themes have surfaced …

Business Development

What Listening to Music at Work Does to Your Brain (It's Pretty Amazing)

Music has enriched people's personal lives pretty much since the beginning of time, but scientists today have uncovered how best to make music enrich your professional life, too.<p>When the office is almost too much to stomach, music can deliver much-needed relief on the job. Before you press Play, …

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