Adam Hardiman

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Exclusive: Watch Steve Jobs' First Demonstration of the Mac for the Public, Unseen Since 1984

It’s January, 1984. Steve Jobs, nattily attired in a double-breasted suit, is demonstrating Apple’s breakthrough personal computer, Macintosh, before …

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Silicon Valley's 'Ultimate Exit': secession from the United States

What if instead of filing for an IPO or getting acquired by Yahoo, the end game for any startup was to become autonomous — to become wholly independent of the land that birthed it? What if Silicon Valley became its own city-state filled with citizens ferried about by Uber cars, living in rented …

Control a dSLR camera with your Android phone or tablet

Augment your dSLR camera with an Android app that offers advantages like better focus, time-lapse photography, and even the option to share photos the moment they're shot. Sharon Vaknin shows you how.<p>That Android phone or tablet you've got? Consider it your dSLR's best new accessory. With the help …

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How to Buy a Vintage Watch

Consider the watch above — a 1966 Rolex GMT-Master. The painted markers are discolored, cracked, and have long since lost their luminescence. The …

Dual-Persona Phone: Best Tech Solution for the BYOD Office? | Inc.com

Whether you give your blessing or not, most of your employees probably bring their own devices to work already. The benefits of a BYOD policy are tempting--employees are more productive using their own technology, and it saves you money. But the security issues are many (don’t even get your IT guy …

Apps

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

Get a Great Mentor Through LinkedIn: 5 Steps | Inc.com

Recently I was speaking at a California university when a young woman impressed me with a single statement. She told me that even though she wasn't graduating until next year, she had already used LinkedIn to secure five mentors in her chosen field of marketing.<p>I have always had great mentors …

Self-improvement

Dropbox Founder Explains How He Turned His 'Distraction' Into A $4 Billion Company

You can read his full commencement address on MIT's website here.<p>Houston, who was involved with numerous startups before creating online backup and storage platform Dropbox, discussed giving himself an MBA's education at his Phi Delta Theta fraternity house through books purchased on Amazon, in an …

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A Beginner's Guide to Market Research | Inc.com

<i>“Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose.” -Zora Neale Hurston</i><p>What if tomorrow your best customers were in charge of your business? That’s right: you’re out, they’re in. Your CEO is now the customer whose loyalty card whizzes like a finely oiled European sports car. …

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3 Ways to Start Every Day Better | Inc.com

Most top athletes go through a preparation routine before every game which starts long before they get on the field. The best ones usually start the moment they awake. They follow this pattern with a fierce devotion because it activates all sorts of subconscious and autonomic systems that put that …

Tiger Woods

Forget Apologies. 3 Steps to Recover When Things Go Wrong | Inc.com

I stopped on my way home from work the other night to grab a quick takeout dinner at a small restaurant I’ve been to several times. The place was busy as usual, with the controlled chaos that’s typical during the dinner rush.<p>The cashier taking orders was having a tough time managing what appeared …

Employment

3 exotic knots for your necktie by William Tan

The Windsor. The Four-one. The Half-Windsor. These are all tie basics that you will learn about in most style textbooks, but when you get tired and …

Men's Fashion

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Travel & Eats<p>This new book will have you rethinking your mass-market java.<p>By Cam Wolf20 hours agoView More<p>Where to Go Right Now<p>Load up on art, …

How to Have Better Conversations | Inc.com

A great deal of our lives is spent talking to people. The proportion may go up for salespeople and down for introverts, but everyone could stand to have more productive conversations.<p>Maybe you had good role models or instincts, but if you feel your conversational skills are lacking, a new book by …

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Become a Better Leader by Studying Kim Kardashian's Marriage | Inc.com

Kim Kardashian and I have one thing in common. Neither of us would know the other if we tripped over them.<p>Before a few days ago, I was aware that she's famous, that she's had reality shows and a sex tape, that she had a 72-day marriage to the NBA's Kris Humphries, and that she has more Twitter …

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