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Moo is giving away $5k in products to future entrepreneurs

Turns out, most people aren’t all that into their day jobs. According to a study performed by Wakefield Research, around 75 percent of 2,000 respondents said they are unfulfilled by their current job.<p>Part of that comes from the fact that work is work, but the entrepreneurial attitude seems to be …

15 Simple Things You Can Say That Will Make You a Better Leader

Great leaders inspire their teams. Here are 15 things you can say to inspire yours.<p>Great leadership is about creating great relationships with your teams and inspiring them to go above and beyond. Here are 15 things that great leaders say to create highly engaged and motivated teams.<p>I'd love your …

How to Backup Android Phone to Google Drive [Complete Guide]

Taking backup has always been a tough nut to crack for Android users. There are multiple solutions but perhaps each one requires users to connect …

With Galaxy Note 7, Is Samsung Getting Too Far Ahead Of Apple?

Time for the iPhone faithful to panic?<p>“The Galaxy Note 7 is miles ahead of the iPhone.” That recent headline at tech site TechnoBuffalo may strike some as clickbait. (It’s not.) Rather, it’s a gadget-savvy writer – Todd Haselton — simply expressing his chagrin at the widening technological gap …

Mobile

5 Proven Ways to Turn Failure into Success

As entrepreneurs, we put far more than our money and reputations on the line when we start a new business. We put a big chunk of our hearts and souls …

Entrepreneurship

3 Billionaire Secrets to Building and Retaining Wealth

Image source: Getty Images.<p>According to the U.S. Census Bureau's world population clock, there are currently more than 7.3 billion people on the planet. Among those more than 7.3 billion people sit just 1,810 billionaires with a combined net worth of $6.5 trillion, according to <i>Forbes</i>' most recent …

Security Portfolios: A Different Approach To Leadership

How grounding a conversation around a well-organized list of controls and their goals can help everyone be, literally, on the same page.

The Amazing Potential Of Voice Analytics

The customer service agent on the other end of the phone may seem oblivious to your growing ire, but the computer recording your call isn’t. More and more, companies are using the science of voice analytics to gain insight into customer interactions, identification even lie detection.<p>Up until …

How Screen Addiction Is Damaging Children's Brains

"I've worked with hundreds of heroin addicts and crystal meth addicts, and what I can say is that it's easier to treat a heroin addict than a true screen addict."<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE US</i><p>In the 80s, Graham Nash from Crosby Stills & Nash appeared on MTV for an interview. The …

15 Tools All Entrepreneurs Need in Their Tool Kit

Whether it’s managing projects, talking to your customers, handling your books, and developing your business idea, being an entrepreneur is both …

How To Discover Your Life Purpose: A Tech Start-up CEO Shares His Recipe For Success

A few years ago, Everett Harper, the CEO of Truss, a software infrastructure consulting firm that solves complex engineering problems in the public interest, read about University of Virginia business school professor Dr. Saras Sarasvathy’s research into what makes a great entrepreneur. In short, …

Duke University

The Internet of Things has a dirty little secret: it's not really yours

<i>The Internet of Shit is a column about all the shitty things we try to connect to the internet, and what can be done about it. It’s from the anonymous creator of the Internet of Shit Twitter account.</i><p>If you pay any attention at all to technology news right now, you might be led to believe that …

AR helmet maker Skully investors boot founders, replacing them with Martin Fitcher as CEO

Anonymous sources have confirmed to TechCrunch that Skully co-founders Marcus and Mitch Weller have been kicked out of the company by investors. Marcus served as CEO of Skully while his brother Mitch served as chief of staff and provided business operations, product management, and material …

Read a new Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie short story about Melania Trump

It’s the weekend of the Glorious Fourth! And whether you’re spending it inside by the AC or outside by the pool, one thing’s for sure: The national holiday will afford you some extra time to read. So here’s the best the internet has to offer on books and related topics for the week of June 27, 2016.<p>…

Books

It's unanimous: Users are in love with Google's Project Fi cellular service

Back in January I reviewed Google’s new cellular service called Project Fi. I happened to fall in love with Google’s own cellular service for its …