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Eleven Signs You've Stayed In Your Job Too Long

We got a call from Adrienne, who told us her story.<p>“I started with this company when there were 140 employees here, and I stayed here during the big growth period while the company grew to 2,500 employees. Those days were fun.<p>“Sadly, the company stopped growing at that point and started to focus on …

From Teacher to IT Exec, SAP's Fox-Martin Trod Unusual Path to Top

Growing up in working class Dublin, Adaire Fox-Martin defied expectations and attended Trinity College, Ireland’s most prestigious university, before becoming a school teacher in London.<p>Based in Singapore for the past 17 years, and president of SAP Asia-Pacific Japan since 2014, Fox-Martin, 51, …

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To determine the best places to invest in real estate right now, Realtor.com created a list which sorted through February housing and jobs data for 146 Metropolitan Areas (cities and their neighboring suburbs) across the U.S. The company looked at listing price data, sales data and inventory trends …

This Isn't The Job I Was Hired For

Dear Liz,<p>I am a big admirer of your advice and I could use your advice now. I took a new job in September. I’ve been waiting for my first set of projects to get completed so I can start doing the actual job I was hired for, which is a new job they have just created in my company.<p>My job title is …

Toyota Gets Even Weirder With New C-HR SUV

Toyota is about to get weird, but in a good way.<p>The Japanese automaker’s traditionally conservative car designs have been getting increasingly offbeat — witness the Mirai fuel-cell vehicle and latest Prius hybrid.<p>A new small SUV called the C-HR is about to take the weirdness even further. That’s …

MIT 为集群无人机开发了一种分散式控制算法

美国一半程序员非科班出身,他们是怎么做到的?

美国的程序员交流网站 Stack Overflow 在去年的开发者调查中想要了解,码农们是否都有大学的计算机专业学位。有 26086 名程序员参与了这项调查,其中有近一半受访者的答案是,没有学位。<p>大量程序员非科班出身的原因有很多方面。一方面,美国大学的学费正日益高涨。私立四年制大学一年学费平均接近 4.5 万美元,其中还没有包括生活费。另一方面,网上课程和培训班吸引了很多人。有志于成为程序员的人士可以在做中学,而不必“浪费”几年时间去完成大学学业。<p>关于非科班出身的程序员,有几点建议可供参考:<p><b>闭门造车要不得</b><p>编程时的闭门造车会带来几方面问题:<p>没有人给你答疑。编程时你会面临许多疑问,但却无法找到人给 …

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Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Makes $6 Billion in One Afternoon

What did you do on Thursday?<p>In a great tale of redemption, Amazon chief <b>Jeff Bezos</b> is now, once again, the fourth-richest man in the word, his fortune bolstered by a blockbuster first quarter for his company. After Amazon reported its most profitable quarter in its 22-year history Thursday, Bezos …

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What Intel Needs to Remember About Marketing

Intel’s restructuring announcement last week describes its plans to reduce headcount by 12,000, or 11% of its workforce, and to seek growth in markets such as the Internet of Things (IoT) and Data Center Processing. The personal computer (PC) chip market that the company dominated for over three …

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MUJI 今春 10 件最好卖的商品,你家有了吗?

前两日与人聊天,讲到「性冷淡」这词最初好像是从形容无印良品 MUJI 才开始进化成流行语的,但时至今日,果库君依然没感觉到 MUJI 到底冷淡在了哪里。对于 MUJI 到底要被如何定义,最近他们官方自己给出了一些参考答案,也就是这个叫做「I am MUJI」的摄影展,这个展览在四月中旬于刚刚重装开放 …