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A goal without a timeline is just a dream - Here are a few guidelines on writing goals with timelines

A goal without a timeline is just a dream - I liked this saying immediately after I heard it from Robert Herjavec on Shark Tank, one of m...

Blogging is the New Resume

<i>Ryan Hoover is the co-creator of Product Hunt, creator of Startup Edition, and instructor at Tradecraft. Follow him at @rrhoover or visit his blog to read more about startups and product design.</i><p>Can we all agree resumes are crummy? Can you really communicate your life’s accomplishments and skill-set …

It's All About The Tastemakers: How To Become An Influencer In Your Industry

Imagine you have an amazing startup with a catchy name. Your team is solid, your product is functional and you’re starting to attract customers.<p>But, …

Marketing

Startups And Generation-Y: How A New Office Environment Is The Key To This Generation Flourishing

When it comes to career aspirations, though most Millennials are likely to regard working for (enter huge corporation here) as the pinnacle of their …

Startups

What the Hell Happened to Apple's Advertising?

Last week marked the 30th anniversary of “1984,” the Orwellian commercial that introduced the Mac computer to the world. It started the grand American tradition of spending staggering amounts of money on Super Bowl ads, a custom that will be carried on...<p>Last week marked the 30th anniversary of …

IPad Air

The Art Of Not Blowing It: Wolf Of Wall Street Jordan Belfort Teaches Us How To Hustle

While some may <i>only</i> know Jordan Belfort for his days as a powerful stockbroker, the man who became known as the "Wolf of Wall Street" says he was just …

Wall Street

The Problem With Facebook

The Growth of Content Curation Sites

Content Curation Sites became huge in 2013. Buzzfeed, Distractify, UsvsTh3m, Worth a Share and many more provide curated content of the trending web …

Why The Haters are Wrong About Growth Hacking

There’s an article making the rounds in tech circles titled “Growth Hacking is Bull” written by Muhammad Saleem. I’d like to make the case that the …

The 38 Essential Montreal Restaurants, Winter 2018

It’s time to deliver a new Eater 38 for Montreal. This indispensable group of restaurants (listed in geographical order, not ranked) covers many neighbourhoods and styles, and is intended to represent the tapestry of Montreal’s dining options, including an array of price points and cuisines. Every …

Controlling your environment

<b>Posted:</b> May 9th, 2009 | <b>Author:</b> admin | <b>Filed under:</b> | 6 Comments »<p>Follow Me<p>The most important advice given by Tim Ferris is that it’s easier to …

Twitter Launches Vine for the Web

Twitter today launched Vine for the Web. The service is available now: just head to vine.co and login with your Vine account.<p>The new site lets users browse their home feed, view videos in full screen TV mode, as well as like, comment, and share Vines. You can also visit your favorite users’ Vine …

Eight Lessons CMOs Can Learn From an Idiot … Like Ron Burgundy

Despite predictions from advertising experts that deploying Ron Burgundy to help sell Dodge Durangos wouldn't work, we now have compelling evidence …

Advertising Industry

Generation Now: Embracing the Power of Living in the Moment

One of the problems facing marketers is that everything feels "over" before it's even begun. We all know that culture is accelerating -- there are …

5 Ways to Build Company Culture With Your Virtual Team

<i>John Stelmach is the President and CFO of Computhink, the developer of the document management Contentverse, a virtual document management system used by parts of the US Government and small to large businesses all over the world.</i><p>For every desk-bound cubicle-dweller, the dream is to work from home. …

You Need To See This 17-Minute Film Set Entirely On A Teen’s Computer Screen

Noah, a short film that debuted at the Toronto International FIlm Festival, illustrates the flitting attention span and lack of true connection in digital culture more clearly than anything else in recent memory. (Warning: NSFW)<p>These words are probably unfurling inside one of many open tabs on your …

Jesse Willms, the Dark Lord of the Internet

How one of the most notorious alleged hustlers in the history of e-commerce made a fortune on the Web<p>If you want to get a sense of Jesse Willms at his absolute peak—the wealth, the lifestyle, the aura of swaggering invincibility—then the weekend of November 12, 2010, is where we want to begin. That …

Watson: The Jeopardy! Challenge and Beyond

Why Apple's Suburban Spaceship Could Lose the War for Tech Talent

Though the world will never see another product developed by Steve Jobs, one of his most ambitious projects is still in the pipeline. Before he died, …

The Bitcoin Swan Dive Was Utterly Predictable

Bitcoin took a pounding in the last 24 hours, dropping below the $500 mark on the popular Mt.Gox exchange before rebounding. As TechCrunch’s John Biggs wrote this morning, “China’s biggest Bitcoin exchange, BTCChina, has stopped accepting deposits in Chinese yuan,” which added to the currency’s …

Why The Ability To Listen Is The Most Important Attribute Of A Great Leader

One of the first crucial lessons I learned when I went into business at the ripe old age of 16 was how to listen. This was due to the fact that all …

Leadership

5 Biggest Social Media Lessons of 2013

It was a big year for social media. Twitter made its successful debut on the stock market while Facebook recovered from its troubled IPO a year …

Apple's New Mac Pro Will Be Available to Order from Tomorrow

<b>Update</b>: The device is now available to buy from the Apple Store (here).<p>Apple has revealed that its all new cylindrical Mac Pro will be available to order from tomorrow (December 19) through its online store and retail channels.<p>The new Mac Pro is available with a 3.7GHz quad-core Xeon E5 processor, …

Design Concept for the next Generation of Data Portability

11 Must Read eBooks to Get Content Marketing Smart for 2014

Over the past 12 months there have been a wide variety of eBooks published about every topic in the digital marketing mix from the newest mobile …

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Estimote Smart Beacons - welcome to the contextual computing era!

Starting today, your iPhone can pester you to buy whatever you’re standing next to

If you own any iPhone more recent than the 4, walk into any US Apple retail store today and you’ll get a taste of the possibly-dystopian future of retail and the internet of things. That’s because Apple just rolled out a technology called iBeacon in all 254 of its US stores, and if you say “yes” to …

Internet of Things