Andre Kaye

94 Flips | 12 Magazines | 22 Likes | 2 Following | @andrekaye2015 | Keep up with Andre Kaye on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Andre Kaye”

The Total Transformation of a Tiny, Outdated Studio

Francis decided to rent this small (like, only 365 square feet) studio apartment in Miami when he got sick of his commute to work from Fort …

'Entire aisles are empty': Whole Foods employees reveal why stores are facing a crisis of food shortages

Whole Foods is facing a crush of food shortages in stores that's leading to empty shelves, furious customers, and frustrated employees.<p>Many customers are blaming Amazon, which bought Whole Foods in August for $13.7 billion. Analysts have speculated that the shortages could be due to a spike in …

Linkkle is a super simple tool for all your social media links

Decisions, decisions. Do you link to your Instagram profile on your Twitter feed or your Facebook page? Or maybe you want to showcase your Github, LinkedIn and Pinterest pages but there’s only one URL field which means you have to choose.<p>Linkkle is a newly launched, free to use tool that aims to …

Social Media

8 indispensable (and free) Google tools

Google is so much more than just the world’s premier search engine.<p>Google has a bevy of helpful products—many of which are completely free. If you …

Laptops just ornaments for Eastern Cape teachers who are not trained to use them

Laptops

This 1 Interview Question Will Tell You Everything You Need to Know About a Candidate

Stop wasting time with candidates reciting their resume. Change the interview game with this one simple question.<p>Let's face it: <i>Interviews suck</i>.<p>I say we try something new with interviews. I've already tested something for you to try on for size. It's pretty simple, really. But first, let's agree to …

Employment

Decorative Concrete Floors: A Comprehensive Maintenance Guide

Unlike their carpet or wooden counterparts, concrete floors require far less maintenance on a regular basis. Albeit, they are not entirely …

New Orleans Beignets

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Make the yeast mixture: Combine yeast, 1/2 cup warm water, and 1 tsp. granulated sugar in bowl of a heavy-duty stand mixer; let …

10 Business And Personal Tasks You Should List On Your Calendar

I can’t live without my calendar. It’s the primary tool that I rely on to remain organized and productive. In fact, I check my calendar every evening and morning to know what exactly is going on in my life.<p>Of course, there has to be a method to the madness. If you list every miniscule task onto …

Productivity

How A 'Zero-Based' Calendar Can Supercharge Your Productivity

Blank space on your calendar could turn into wasted time.<p>As a solopreneur, I create my own schedule and my productivity is limited only by the hours in my day and how I manage them. To that end, I'm always looking for better ways to keep track of tasks, arrange my days, organize my to-dos, and …

Time Management

Why the Most Successful Companies Don't Follow the Typical Sales Process. Here's What They Do Instead

In complex B2B sales, instead of following a rigid sales process, applying a flexible system works much better.<p>The sales process has died. It never should have been born.<p>In a previous B2B sales role I was "taught" to follow a specific sales process. My manager and peers encouraged it because this …

Selling

Complete Beginner’s Guide to Account-Based Marketing (ABM)

I believe it was last fall when a colleague of mine told me that account-based marketing was “trending” in the digital marketing world. And according …

Magufuli has been president for two years: how he's changing Tanzania

There were scarcely any hints of the tumultuous years that would follow the swearing-in of Dr John Pombe Magufuli on 5th November 2015 as Tanzania’s …

Africa

The 1 Question That Can Trigger an Avalanche of New Business

Asking customers this one simple question can create viral business growth<p>Can one sentence really create an avalanche of new business? Yes.<p>I have always loved marketing, and over the years I have experimented with just about every marketing method out there. It all started with my madcap …

Marketing

Omni storage now earns you money by renting out your stuff

“We want to change behavior around ownership on the planet,” says Omni co-founder Thomas McLeod. First, it built an on-demand storage business, where you can get things picked up from your place in as little as two hours, pay a monthly fee to store them depending on their size and get them …

San Francisco Bay Area

7 Low-Risk Businesses You Can Start Tomorrow

"You don't find customers for your products. You find products for your customers," Seth Grodin has written. So, what's your product?<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Say you want to start a business: You’re not alone. Many people dream of being their own boss, …

Small Business

The UK gets its first ocean-cleaning 'Seabin'

It's no secret that the world's oceans are full of floating waste. Things like plastic not only pollute the natural ecosystem, but pose a very real threat to its inhabitants. Back in December 2015, we were first introduced to the concept of the Seabin, a floating natural fiber garbage bin that can …

Pollution

How Uber gamified work

If you haven’t already, it’s worth trying out “The Uber Game” from the Financial Times, which simulates what it’s like to be an Uber driver. It’s a choose-your-own-adventure story for the “gig” economy, where you’re the Uber driver and every choice determines whether you make enough money that week …

Choose Your Own Adventure

The Compelling Attractiveness Of Fewer Ideas

How many ideas did Jack Welch need to unleash to reinvent General Electric in the 1980s, as the Cold War wound down and the world economy approached major technological and geo-political inflection points? It turns out not that many! And, let us not forget that this led to a remarkable remaking of …

The Truth About Content Marketing And What Brands Need To Know

You may not know it, but 1732 was a great year for content. In December of that year, Benjamin Franklin produced his first copy of “Poor Richard’s Almanack” to promote his publishing business. The publication became a bestseller in the American colonies because Franklin knew how to bring value to …

Marketing

How to supercharge your brain by drinking butter and re-engineering your morning routine

If you’re like most modern professionals, your typical morning consists being jarred awake by a blaring alarm, taking a quick shower, wolfing down some eggs and toast, and a mad dash out the door to get to work on time- and that’s if you even have time to eat breakfast.<p>My days used to begin the …

MIT figured out a better way for drones to use RFID technology

With a clever hack<p>A research team at MIT has created a clever new way for drones to use RFID technology in warehouses for stock-keeping purposes. It lets companies use much smaller, safer drones to find stuff in giant buildings than was possible before.<p>When RFID tags started replacing bar codes in …

As CEO of GE, Jeff Immelt invited employees to his house for dinner — and debriefed for 4 hours the next day

Jeff Immelt spent 16 years as the CEO of General Electric, and he reflected on his tenure a couple weeks after stepping down with a recent retrospective in the Harvard Business Review.<p>"Every time we drove a big change, I treated it as if it were life or death," he wrote. "If you can instill that …

General Electric

14 Growth Hacks That’ll Increase Your Online Sales by 40x

Whether you’ve got a fresh online startup or a long-standing e-commerce store, you have a standing goal that never goes away.You need to increase …

Are You Ready for the Rise of the Hybrid Marketer? | LinkedIn Marketing Solutions Blog

<i>Editor's Note: This post originally appeared on the LinkedIn Marketing Solutions EMEA blog.</i><p>There used to be two ways to survive and thrive in …

Marketing

Shonin isn’t just a wearable, it’s a body cam for civilians

• Tech<br>• Science<br>• Culture<br>• More<p>Tech<p>Apple<br>• Google<br>• Microsoft<br>• Apps<br>• Photography<br>• Virtual Reality<br>• Business<br>• Design<br>• AI<br>• All Tech<p>Science<p>Space<br>• Energy<br>• Health<br>• Environment<br>• All Science<p>Culture<p>Web<br>• TV<br>• Film<br>• Games<br>• Comics<br>• Music<br>• All Culture<p>Cars<p>Ride-Sharing<br>• Cars<br>• Mass Transit<br>• Aviation<br>• Rideables<br>• Autonomy<br>• All …

Wearable Tech

Kiwi Startup Xero Pries Accountants Away from Intuit’s QuickBooks

[<i>Updated 6/30/14, see below</i>] If you run a small- or medium-sized business and it’s big enough to have bookkeeper, chances are he or she is using …

How to put your old phone to new use

It's time to upgrade to a new phone. So what do you do with your old one?<p>If you're like me, you probably have a drawer full of old smartphones collecting dust. You could always trade them in for cash, but unless you have a newer Android phone or an iPhone, you probably won't get much for it.<p>What …

Apps

Anchor's app turns your podcasts into social videos

Podcasts might be enjoying a resurgence, but they're not exactly designed for social networks. Are your friends really going to notice the link to your latest episode when there's a cute cat video beckoning? Anchor might have a way to capture their attention. It's updating its Android and iOS …

Apps

Review: Circle Pay, the cheapest way to send money between countries

Anyone who has ever sent or received payments between countries will know that the process is either expensive, complex or both.<p>PayPal, for example, is a really simple way to send money to someone, and it takes care of the currency conversion – but at a really terrible rate. Direct bank-to-bank …