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A professor explains why networking is a waste of time and what you should be doing instead

College freshmen are lectured about it on their first day of class. Young professionals race to one more boring party so they can be seen and shake …

Life doesn’t reward you for what you know, but for what you do

Most people have adapted to consuming low-level information on the internet. This is the equivalent of filling your car with water or eating …

6 Books Every Programmer Should Read

I made an updated post about this, you can visit:<p><b>10 Programming Books you Need to Read</b><i><br>Sometimes we want to reach the next level on programming and we</i> …

Why Managing Up Is A Skill Set You Need

You’ve heard it said and you know it’s true: People don’t quit jobs, they quit bosses.<p>For many people, the primary ingredient in job satisfaction is not the quality of food in the lunchroom. It’s not the office layout or equipment. It’s not even the workload, salary, or benefits. It’s the …

Leadership

The best investment decision I have ever made

When I got my business degree in 2011, I was ready to start my career.<p>I wanted to start a business, earn money, and also invest. Those were my main …

Investing

Want to Keep Your Best Workers From Leaving? Please Stop Being This Type of Boss

According to research, 50 percent of employees leave their job to get away from their manager.<p>In Gallup's massive research over the course of three decades, they have identified three types of workers:<p>1. <b>Engaged Employees</b>: They work with passion and feel a profound connection to their company. They …

35 Ways to Earn up to 11% on Your Money

Since the Great Recession, many investors' portfolios have been a tale of feast and famine. Stocks have racked up hefty gains, while the lowest …

Interest Rates

10 Highest-Yielding Dividend Stocks in The Dow Jones Industrial Average

All 30 Dow components pay dividends, and here are the top 10.<p>The <b>Dow Jones Industrial Average</b> is made up of 30 of the most established and mature U.S. …

How Do You Know Someone Has True Leadership Skills? Look for These 5 Signs

It's what every employee on the planet wishes and hopes for in a boss.<p>Sometimes the only way you'll truly know whether a leader's skills are genuine is to measure the manager that made your life miserable against the one that had you thinking often, "This is too good to be true."<p>If you think your …

Early retirees agree on the crucial first step to achieve financial freedom

Contrary to popular belief, retiring early is more than possible. And as a handful of everyday people have shown us, you don't need to win the …

7 Warning Signs Your Boss Disrespects You

When managers treat you this way, you haven't earned their respect.<p>As a career coach at Work It Daily, my teammates and I can't help but notice certain patterns. Right now, employee frustration is at an all-time high. Workers are feeling fed up with their employers and wondering if the grass could …

Machine learning adds punch to predictive analytics

How businesses can make better use of the data they're gathering.<p>Predictive analytics has become an increasingly important tool for businesses as …

Machine Learning

This Founder Believes He Found the Answer for Burnout

GitHub co-founder Chris Wanstrath says that switching up a routine is a surefire way to get inspired.<p><i>Editor’s Note: Entrepreneur’s “20 Questions” series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a number of questions about what makes them tick, their everyday success</i> …

The World's Best Developers Are Full Stack Developers. Here's 122+ Hours of Instruction to Help You Join Them.

<b>The Full Stack Web Development Course</b><p>Handle Every Facet of An App's Development, Ascend to the Top of the Developer Mountain<p><b>Projects In ReactJS: The</b> …

A US Marine veteran says all leaders should ask an uncomfortable question to learn what people really think of them

By "learned," I mean a friend, a coworker, or a family member told me, I got defensive and refused to believe it was true, and then I subsequently caught myself in one of these behaviors and realized their assessments were extremely accurate.<p>These sometimes unflattering assessments are what Angie …

What You Need to Know About Bitcoin's Upcoming Code Release

Bitcoin's best-known proposed code change isn't the only one that matters.<p>While the last few bitcoin code versions saw the gradual release of SegWit …

Continuous Delivery Pipeline for Amazon ECS Using Jenkins, GitHub, and Amazon ECR

This getting started guide is intended to help you set up and configure a continuous delivery pipeline for Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon …

How to Stay Focused on the Future (When the Present is Kicking Your Ass)

Don't lose sight of your long-term goals when everything is blowing up around you<p>It's easy to lose focus on the big picture when your day-to-day life consumes all your time and energy. Even when everything is running more or less on schedule, work and life come with commitments and …

Bitcoin Price Will Triple Gold in 2018, Silver Achieves Parity With Gold: Clif High

Banks are going to get into big trouble later this year which is going to expose a gigantic derivative bust, silver has a good future ahead and …

4 lessons learned from a year of extreme frugality

<b>Personal finance writer Michelle McGagh weighs in on how to save money effectively.</b><p>A few months ago, Michelle McGagh wrapped up her “year of no …

Sustainability

AWS Engineer Bootcamp Bundle + Stuk.io Ruby on Rails deals

Don’t Miss out on these Deals!<p><b>Amazon Web Services Engineer Bootcamp Bundle for just $29</b><p>If you need to deploy any kind of application, especially one that needs room to grow, Amazon is a great place to host it. These four courses show you how to configure the perfect AWS setup.<p>The tuition starts …

Investing in Your 401(k): Are You Doing It All Wrong?

It could be more advantageous to invest your retirement funds to accrue income, rather than wealth.<p>As it turns out, financially speaking, you might be planning for retirement in entirely the wrong way.<p>A financial analyst-turned-writer argued in a recent <i>Quartz</i> piece why all workers should be …

Here Are The Best Apps For People With Too Much To Do

While some still insist on sticking with pencil and paper to keep track of their daily tasks, many harried professionals are turning to productivity apps to help manage everything from huge projects and deadlines to the little things they need to get done.<p>Productivity apps are in huge demand; …

Apps

Tax Strategy For College Wipes Out $26,000 A Year In Capital Gains

Many families simply earn too much for their child to qualify for need-based college aid, so they need to shift their focus to what I call tax aid; tax savings that help lower the overall cost of college. With the stock market at all-time highs, parents can combine their investment gains with this …

HTML5 Mobile Game Development for Beginners with LimeJS

<i>update August 2015. Added 10 new videos covering hybrid apps, the Intel XDK and how to build and publish to Android and iOS</i><p>This course will guide you …

Developing Hybrid Mobile Apps with Phonegap, AngularJS, Bootstrap

In my post, Develop mobile applications using web development skills, I pointed out a list of possible frameworks which can be used to create a …

The 1-Page Financial Plan: 10 Tips for Getting What You Want From Life

Carl Richards is well-acquainted with money-mistakes — not only because of his work as a certified financial planner, but also because of his personal experience.<p>During the last housing bubble, Richards moved to a new city, was swept up by the frothy housing market and bought a $575,000 house — …

Personal Finance

Your Daily Scrum is Killing Your Team

Your Daily Scrum is almost certainly killing your team, and probably not for the reasons you think.I can guess some of the problems that you’ve …