Allison McClure Horn

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10 TED Talks to watch when you have no idea what to do with your life

No need to panic: Take a deep breath, and power through your moments of doubt and burnout with the help of these talks.

TED Talks

What Millennials Want from Work, Charted Across the World

Courtesy of NASA GSFC<p>As more Millennials assume leadership positions around the world, organizations are becoming increasingly concerned with how to ensure their success. However, most existing research on those born between the early ‘80s and late ‘90s is skewed toward understanding what a narrow, …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. The Oscars was a flop.</b> TV ratings were down 16%, while tweets fell 47% year-on-year.<p><b>2. MTV and Comedy Central owner Viacom is reportedly preparing to make job cuts.</b> It follows the departure of two senior executives, and a decline in TV ratings and domestic ad sales.<p><b>3. The Oscar-winning director</b> …

How to Raise Happy Kids: 10 Steps Backed by Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p>Via Raising Happiness: …

The 9 types of wine you should really be drinking

Any wine expert will tell you that as Americans, we rely far too much on the same kinds of wine.<p>We know what to expect from a Pinot Grigio, Merlot, or Malbec, but what about Vermentino, Nebbiolo, or Côtes du Rhône?<p>We spoke with Jeremy Block, owner of Some Good Wine in New York, about alternatives …

What to Ask the Person in the Mirror

If you’re like most successful leaders, you were, in the early stages of your career, given plenty of guidance and support. You were closely monitored, coached, and mentored. But as you moved up the ladder, the sources of honest and useful feedback became fewer, and after a certain point, you were …

The New York Times

What was your favorite recipe from 2014? It's not too late for one of these recipes to rocket to the top of your list. Give one a try and let us know …

What Managers Really Need from Academics

As business academics, our job is to help managers tune into approaching challenges or opportunities – sooner rather than later. To do that successfully, we must focus on the parts of the environment that matter most and make sure the tools we carry are fit for the purpose.<p>Academics are often …

How Smart, Connected Products Are Transforming Competition

Information technology is revolutionizing products. Once composed solely of mechanical and electrical parts, products have become complex systems that combine hardware, sensors, data storage, microprocessors, software, and connectivity in myriad ways. These “smart, connected products”—made possible …

SoundCloud - Music & Audio on the App Store

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Food-Mood Connection: How You Eat Can Amp Up Or Tamp Down Stress

Eat more when you're stressed? You're not alone. More than a third of the participants in a national survey conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard School of Public Health said they change their diets during stressful times.<p>And many of us are quick to turn to either …

Chili's Has Installed More Than 45,000 Tablets in Its Restaurants

When your server is a screen, you spend more money.<p>Have you ever been to a Chili's? Have you ever placed an order for the World-Famous Baby Back Ribs? Have you ever decided to, what the heck, make it a Full Rack, with some Homestyle Fries and Cinnamon Apples on the side? Have you ever felt that, …

The Caravan is a One-of-a-Kind Boutique Hotel

01 of 09<p>A One-of-a-Kind Boutique Hotel<p>Want to experience the small space life? Take a tiny home vacation at Caravan, America’s first tiny house hotel …

Facebook’s Plan To Own Your Phone

CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s audacious bid to rewire the app economy–and make his social network more relevant than ever.<p>Mark Zuckerberg streams through the crowd at the Concourse Exhibition Center in San Francisco like a politician working a pancake breakfast.<p>As the Facebook CEO makes the rounds at f8, …

The Amazon phone is coming—here’s what to look for and why it matters

Read this for updates from the Fire Phone’s launch: Amazon launches a shopping machine and calls it a phone<p>Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is expected to unveil the company’s first mobile phone tomorrow at an event in Seattle.<p>On the surface at least, this looks like an extraordinarily brash move. Apple’s iOS …

eBay Launches “eBay Valet,” An iPhone App That Does The Selling For You

eBay today is expanding its lesser-known eBay Sell For Me service to mobile with the launch of a new app called eBay Valet, which promises to let eBay do the selling for you. That is, it takes every step of the selling process — from determining an item’s value to listing it online to shipping it …

These Scientists Just Sent Smells Via Smartphone

We all agree that the main thing missing from your smartphone experience is the ability to send smells.<p>Right?<p>Well, anyway, a startup called oPhone …

iPhone 6 Sapphire Display Limited to 5.5" Model as LG Struggles with iWatch Display Power Draw?

With conflicting opinions about whether Apple and partner GT Advanced Technologies will have enough sapphire crystal production ramped up for both rumored iPhone 6 models and the iWatch, Taiwan's <i>Economic Daily News</i> is now weighing in [Google Translate, via <i>G 4 Games</i>] with its own claims that only …