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Ten Things Everyone Should Know About Machine Learning

<i>What should everyone know about machine learning? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Daniel Tunkelang, Led machine learning projects at Endeca, Google, LinkedIn, on Quora:</b><p>As someone who …

Machine Learning

Airbnb's Founders Knew They Were Growing Too Fast. Here's How They Saved Their Culture | Inc.com

Growth needs more than a vision. Working with some of the world's top business leaders responsible for driving growth, I see lots of companies with great visions and values. But it's the ones that are focused enough to align their activities and resources around them that ultimately win. Companies …

25 executives share their favorite books for inspiration, knowledge, and more

Here are quotes from more than two dozen executives who name their favorite book and explain why it's worth your attention.

Books

10 Books Every Leader Should Read to Be Successful

Reading is the only proven shortcut to success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders.</i><p>One of the best ways …

10 books on leadership to read in 2017

After an utterly dark and divisive year of political leadership, people will surely be looking for fresh professional inspiration in 2017: books that help us stick to our resolutions at work, that offer surprising and uplifting stories from other leaders, that provide lessons from history about …

Books

10 Good Reasons To Change Jobs Every 3 To 5 Years

Humans are not only creatures of habit, but burrowing creatures as well.<p>It is fun to soar like eagles, but most of us want a cozy burrow to crawl into, too!<p>We crave security more than most of us will admit. We look for security in all the wrong places — like the fact that we’ve held the same job …

Employment

Steer clear of car hire rip-offs on holiday

The headline price can make you think you’re getting a bargain, but you need to be on guard against sneaky charges<p>Holidaymakers heading overseas for Easter who have yet to book their car have already missed the cheapest deals – but they could still save money by avoiding being ripped off by …

Ripoff

Sunroofs Can Explode While You’re Driving, With No Warning

For a while now, we’ve shared horror stories from people whose tempered glass shower doors exploded with no warning. While the glass is designed to …

PR Tricks For Getting Noticed At Work -- The Right Way

I have a friend who’s terrific at being his own public relations agent. Whether he’s celebrating his latest promotion or cooking dinner for friends, he’s got a knack for showcasing what he’s good at without sounding self-centered. What’s his secret?<p>Shameless self-promotion is about knowing what you …

Project Management

7 Questions Every Team Leader Should Ask

<b>Dear Annie</b>: I was hired a couple of months ago to lead a team of branding specialists at a consumer-goods company. It’s my first management job. So …

Agile Is The New Waterfall

<i>This article generated a lot of passion, before responding please</i> <i>read my response to critics</i><i>.</i><p>You’ve been lied to by the same people that have always …

Project Management

14 Foods Nutritionists Never Eat

Some are in line with what you would expect—but others are pretty shocking.<p>Many nutritionists will tell you that they're big advocates of the "all foods fit" approach to healthy eating—the idea that even things like cookies, cakes, and candies have a place (albeit in moderation) in an overall …

Nutrition

Ten of the best luxury cruises

Shipping

How to Create a User Story Map

She stopped me in the hallway, lips tight, brow furrowed, hands a maelstrom of gesticulating madness. She didn’t have to open her mouth for me to …

How to Identify Three Common Image Problems and Fix Them in Lightroom

I hear it over and over, “I have a nice camera but my pictures just don’t come out as good as I expect.”What ensues is an interrogation first about …

A Beginner’s Guide to Choosing the Right Post-Production Software

When it comes to choosing your first piece of post-production software you may find yourself spinning in circles. There’s so much to choose from, and …

This is Why the "Blend If" Tool in Photoshop is Amazing For Sharpening Photos

Usually, when I am sharpening or reducing noise in a picture, I end up doing it in a separate layer, and then masking the areas to which I don’t want …

How to Use the Channel Mixer in Photoshop to Change Colors in Your Images

There may be times when you want to play around with some elements in your images. Perhaps you want to change a color to a more suitable one in …

Redirecting…

Kanban Vs Scrum

Successfully reported this slideshow.<p>We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.<p>45,097 views<p>Share<br>• Like<br>• Download<br>• ...<p>Published on May 1, 2009<p>Mark Gillett , Managing Director at Silver Lake Partners at …

Weight Loss Drugs: Pros and Cons of 5 Approved Prescriptions

For most people, the prescription for weight loss is pretty basic: Eat less, move more. In recent years, however, new drugs to combat obesity have …

6 foods to help boost your cardio

Apples<p>It’s crunch time. The quercetin found in an apple a day will improve lung capacity and protect against pollution, say scientists at St George’s …