Adam Falk

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Everything Apple Announced at Its September 2014 Event

After months of anticipation, the iPhone 6 is finally official… along with a bunch of other stuff! Here’s a recap of the highlights from Apple’s event today in Cupertino in case you were having some technical problems with the livestream. For full details, check out the link(s) below each highlight.<p>…

5 Ways to Focus Your Mind and Maximize Productivity

It only takes a few distractions to eat up half of your workday. Here are 5 ways to focus.<p>You may believe that you're productively multitasking as you bounce between your smartphone, tablet, and laptop. The fact is that you're just being distracted. The words <i>productive</i> and <i>multitasking</i> should not be …

Time Management

How to Start a Tech Company Without a Techie Co-founder (or Any Money)

Have an idea for a tech company, but no tech experience and no cash? No problem--here's a step-by-step guide to get you started.<p>It seems impossible at first. When we have a great tech idea, most of us who are not developers never pursue our vision because we don't have a co-founder with a technical …

Business Strategy

Kickstart Your iPhone App Development with This Swift Programming class

I just learned of (and backed) a Kickstarter campaign to learn Swift and iOS 8 programming. It's being run by a friend and colleague of mine, named Paul Solt. He's an award-winning app developer and a great instructor. I've had the opportunity to attend live training from him, and he's offered …

Apps

3 Entrepreneurial Lessons from The Wizard of Oz

The film debuted 75 years ago--and it remains a rich metaphorical source of business wisdom.<p>The business world is filled with metaphors, some of which ring hollow. Sun Tzu's <i>The Art of War</i> is a textbook example. While many comparisons between business strategy and military strategy are apt--after …

Entrepreneurship

How to Learn to Be Luckier

Luck isn't a mysterious gift of the universe; it's a way of thinking and behaving you can learn, says one psychologist who created a 'luck school.'<p>Look 'luck' up in the dictionary and you'll see this definition: "the things that happen to a person because of chance, the accidental way things happen …

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