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2 Effortless Hacks to Drive Traffic to Your Company Blog Overnight

These two tricks should be part of every content marketing strategy.<p>Content marketing has become pretty mainstream in the toolbox of every marketer. By now, we all understand the power of good content and its strength in achieving thought leadership and authority in your space.<p>However, once I begin …

Marketing

6 Warning Signs That Elizabeth Holmes Is Trouble, Says Psychiatrist Whose Known Her Since Childhood

How did Elizabeth Holmes hoodwink so many people? A psychiatrist who has known her since childhood shared his insights.<p>Richard Fuisz, M.D. is a Georgetown-educated psychiatrist, inventor, and former CIA agent who has known Elizabeth Holmes since childhood. I spoke with Fuisz after I wrote my first …

Genetic Engineering

How People Analytics Can Help You Change Process, Culture, and Strategy

It seems like every business is struggling with the concept of transformation. Large incumbents are trying to keep pace with digital upstarts., and even digital native companies born as disruptors know that they need to transform. Take Uber: at only eight years old, it’s already upended the …

Management

The Theranos Scandal: What Happens When You Misunderstand Steve Jobs

We’ve long known that Elizabeth Holmes was in trouble, and last Friday federal prosecutors brought criminal charges against the founder of Theranos for defrauding investors and deceiving patients and doctors. In <i>Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup</i>, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner …

Silicon Valley

Spoiler Alert: This AI Startup Already Knows Who's Going to Win the World Cup

Unanimous AI wasn't built to make sports predictions. But it's damn good at it.<p>The World Cup 2018 has officially begun--which means, if you're a hardcore soccer fan, you're pretty tied up for the next month watching the matches. For those who can't or don't want to follow the action, here's a major …

Artificial Intelligence

Will Disgraced CEO Elizabeth Holmes Woo Another Batch of Silicon Valley Investors?

The Jobsian Silicon Valley CEO who was once out for blood has taken a bath. Now, the young entrepreneur could be back for more.<p>Elizabeth Holmes’ …

Silicon Valley

Why 99% of All New Websites Fail to Generate Leads

Here are the top five reasons why new websites fail to generate leads<p>Computer keyboard [illustrative].. (photo credit: ING IMAGE/ASAP)<p>Are you finding …

Marketing

All Apple Park employees getting standing desks because ‘sitting is the new cancer’

One of the things we learned during David Rubenstein’s interview of Tim Cook, posted in full yesterday, was that all employees at Apple Park are getting standing desks.<p>We have given all of our employees, 100%, standing desks. If you can stand for a while, then sit, and so on and so forth, it’s much …

Tim Cook

Did NASCAR Forget About Its Roots?

Fifteen years ago this month, NASCAR used a television studio at the Nasdaq offices in Times Square to make a huge announcement: Nextel, the wireless communications company, had agreed to a 10-year, $700 million deal to call the sport’s biggest trophy the Nextel Cup.<p>I’d been assigned by The New …

Motorsport

Plum uses AI to hire people ‘that never would have been discovered through a traditional hiring process’

Recruiters have a bias problem. A 2017 meta study from Northwestern, Harvard, and the Institute of Social Research in Norway found that hiring prejudice against black candidates hasn’t changed in the last 25 years, and that Latinos have only seen a “moderate” drop. It is not just races and …

Human Resources

Science Says Only 8 Percent of People Actually Achieve Their Goals. Here Are 7 Things They Do Differently

Most of the time, it comes down to simple habits to keep us accountable.<p>According to the University of Scranton, a whopping 92 percent of people who set New Year's goals never actually achieve them. You can count me in that group. Failing to meet goals is pretty frustrating and can set you …

Time Management

Six Surprising Facts That Explain Trader Joe's Secrets To Success

The folks at Trader Joe’s decided to produce a five-part podcast series, Inside Trader Joe’s, to “provide some insights into what we think makes Trader Joe’s special.” Amid the banter, fun stories and reports of employees’ favorite items are valuable insights about how the company operates. Despite …

Trader Joe's

Author Simon Sinek Is Full Of Hot Air (And Other Reasons You Should Follow His Lead)

Simon Sinek is awesome at making money from his ideas. In the wake of a blockbuster TED Talk, he published a book called <i>Start With Why</i> that quickly became a bestseller. Then he parlayed that into a run of high-traffic YouTube videos and even higher-priced keynote speeches. With his serious air, …

Simon Sinek

Make extra money with one of these 14 digital side gigs

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>Looking to make some money or start a side project? The internet is full of voices …

Digital Marketing

Want to Be the Type of Leader People Will Remember for Life? Do the 1 Thing Most Bosses Hate the Most

The essence of great leadership really comes down to where you place yourself on the organizational pyramid.<p>In management theory, certain concepts from yesteryear no longer hold true. Like, for example, the idea that people must be driven to perform.<p>Yet over the years, I've learned that <i>driving</i> …

Profit

These 40 Powerful Life Lessons Can Immediately Change the Rest of Your Life

Truth resonates in your bones. Recognize it. Feel it. And do something about it.<p>Sometimes we get lost.<p>Other times we get distracted.<p>But most of all, we often get so consumed with the game of life--all of its pursuits, sensations, and experiences--that we forget the truths that lie at the core of …

Happiness

Red Bull F1 team wanted Max Verstappen to have solo grand prix

Max Verstappen's decision to be "on his own" at the Canadian Grand Prix was made in conjunction with Red Bull, according to the Formula 1 team's boss …

Auto Racing

Warren Buffett and Bruce Lee a Lot in Common When It Comes to Being a High Performer

The habits of a billionaire businessman and a Kung Fu master will tell you that true growth does not consist of "just one thing."<p>At the surface level, Warren Buffett and Bruce Lee have very little in common. One is a white older businessman and the other an ultra-fit Asian celebrity. Buffett is …

Bruce Lee

Why 96% Of Ad Budgets Are Useless (And How To Fix That)

Can you imagine throwing away $201 billion? Although that sounds absurd, it’s what happens in the digital advertising industry.<p>Digital advertising — like what you see in Google results and on social media — is a critical part of winning new customers. Consumers dedicate nearly half of their media …

Marketing

Sitting at work is killing you: Here’s how to take a stand

When you’re in the grind, trying to level up your life and your career, it’s easy to neglect things that seem superficial.<p>You might put in a few …

Ergonomics

17 Powerful Quotes to Boost Your Confidence

When things get tough, confidence can sometimes be hard to find. Read these inspiring words to build your confidence when you need it most.<p>Confidence is a quality that all of us need to have in most every aspect of our lives -- work, friends, family, community, and so much more. And while there are …

Motivation

Marketers Need to Start Preparing for the End of the Digital Age and the New Era of Innovation

Earning consumers' trust and creating more impactful experiences will be key<p>In the middle of the 20th century, IBM used its headquarters in New York City as a showroom of tomorrow. Passersby could look into the window and see the newest mainframe on display, promising an exciting technological …

Artificial Intelligence

“She Absolutely Has Sociopathic Tendencies”: Elizabeth Holmes, Somehow, Is Trying to Start a New Company!

Silicon Valley is notoriously full of founders who exaggerate, dupe investors and the media, and may even outright lie to Congress, often getting away with their deceit. John Carreyrou, author of a new book on Theranos, explains why this time Holmes went 10 steps too far and might end up behind …

Silicon Valley

How Stephen Curry became the best shooter the NBA has ever seen

The NBA has never seen a player like Stephen Curry.<p>Curry doesn't possess the other-worldly athleticism of LeBron James or all-around skill set of Kevin Durant, but his shooting has changed the NBA forever.<p>The two-time MVP and three-time champion is on pace to shatter the all-time record for made …

High School Basketball

This Former Tesla Staffer Became an Internet Millionaire in His Spare Time

“A lot of people say, ‘If you believe in something, do it 100 percent,’ ” says Sisun Lee. “I actually think that’s horrible advice.” So during 2016, …

South Korea

1 Skill That Will Make You Irresistible and Irreplaceable in the Age of AI

A new McKinsey study identifies the key driver of success in the next decade.<p>A new McKinsey study of 800 occupations finds that automation and artificial intelligence will transform the workplace over the next decade. In order to compete, our skills have to change. The study finds that …

Artificial Intelligence

3 Small Fixes that Will Get Dozens of Recruiters Looking at Your LinkedIn

Of course, you have to let people know where to find you in the real world.<p>You can do a lot on LinkedIn to tell the world -- of recruiters, would-be bosses, prospective clients -- who you are and what you do best. You can tell your story in the summary section. You can write articles that display …

Employment

You'll be More Productive When You Stop Believing These 9 Productivity Myths

There is no shortcut, so just work through that list you should have.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being productive plays a huge role in your success. That’s probably why people spend hours and hours scouring the Internet for top-notch productivity tips, …

Time Management

How to make money on Instagram: a detailed guide

Brand partnerships, affiliate links, engagement and more<p>You just have to look at Zoella’s house (that bath!) to know that an influencer’s salary is not insubstantial. But how exactly can you translate all that time you spend on social media (read: literally any bus or train journey) into pounds in …

Marketing