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Use the Five Folder System to Finally Organize Your Email Inbox

We’ve come a long way from the simple “trusted trio” method of organizing our inbox, and for many of us our email is as disorganized as it’s ever …

Archives

Ten Tips For Your Best Performance Review Ever

The end of the year is a great time to look back and look forward. It’s the perfect time to capture your learning from the year that is ending and make plans for the new year.<p>Many working people have annual performance reviews at this time of year. I’m not a fan of annual performance reviews, but …

Career Development

I Worked at a Company Bought by Salesforce. Here's What I Learned

David Cummings and Adam Blitzer sold Pardot to ExactTarget, and then Salesforce acquired ExactTarget for $2.5B. Sangram Vajre was on their C-level team and shares his key lessons learned on how to build and sell a technology company.<p>David Cummings built six startups, each of which quickly grew to …

Startups

How to Have High-Speed Wireless Throughout Your Luxury Home

Keep every room in your estate—or apartment—connected to quality internet<p>There are few things more frustrating in life than a weak wireless signal …

Private labels a tool in battle with Amazon

Frank isn't just another name at Canadian Tire Corp. Ltd. It's a secret weapon in the retailer's battle with e-commerce powerhouse Amazon.com Inc.<p>Frank, a line of household goods ranging from garbage bags to cashews, is one of a number of private labels that Canadian Tire has launched over the past …

The 18 Best Analytics Tools Every Business Manager Should Know

The goal of any business analytic tool is to analyze data and extract actionable and commercially relevant information that you can use to increase results or performance. But with so many tools available it can be difficult to know what to use and when.<p>I thought it might be useful to look at some …

Data Science

How to Clean Up Your Messy iPhone Photo Library

Benjamin Lowy—Getty Images Reportage for TIME<p>Benjamin Lowy—Getty Images Reportage for TIME<p>Benjamin Lowy—Getty Images Reportage for TIME<p>Benjamin …

Coney Island

Canadian dollar traders are getting ready for the last leg down

Traders are positioning themselves for what could be the last leg down in the Canadian dollar's three-year collapse.<p>They're paying the biggest premium since September for options contracts that protect against currency swings expiring a month from now than for similar contracts that expire three …

9 Simple Ways to Boost Your Home Wi-Fi Network

We’ve all been there: You're watching the latest season of <i>Orange is the New Black</i> on Netflix when, all of a sudden, the video jerks to a stop—and the …

The Last Customer On Earth: A Leadership Tactic For Service Superiority

When you treat each customer as if she’s the last remaining customer on the planet–the customer on whom the very existence of your business depends–things start to change in your perception, and, almost simultaneously, in the results you get from your customer relationships:<p>• Every customer request …

Many of us know all too well that low-back pain can be caused by training. The culprit exercises include barbell rows, T-bar rows, squats, deadlifts, seated cable rows, leg raises, Roman-chair situps and seated twists. The source of the pain can be the disks, facet joints or even a muscle strain, ligamentous sprain or tendinitis. […]

Many of us know all too well that low-back pain can be caused by training. The culprit exercises include barbell rows, T-bar rows, squats, deadlifts, …