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9 Surprising Signs You're an Exceptional Boss (That Most People Never Consider) | Inc.com

Many people are good bosses. Some people are great bosses.<p>A handful go even further: They're phenomenal, not only because of what you see them do but also because of what you don't see them do.<p>If you're a truly phenomenal boss, what your employees see is far from everything they get.<p><b>1. You look</b> …

Leadership

The Hacker’s Notebook: a Mission Log for Every Project

While “writing it down” might seem like common sense, it wasn’t always the case. From the times of Ancient Greece, Plato tells a story of a worried …

Equations

Software Costs Estimation In Agile Project Management

One of the hardest things to do in software development is to determine how long and how much it will take to deliver a new software product. Should …

Project Management

ASP.NET Core using SQL Localization

This article shows how to use SQL localization in ASP.NET Core using an SQL database. The SQL localization in the demo uses Entity Framework Core to …

ArXiv rejections lead to spat over screening process

High-profile physicist says his students' papers were wrongly rejected by the preprint server's volunteer moderators.<p>A heated debate about arXiv’s …

Managing On-Demand Talent

Dave Wheeler FOR HBR<p>To stay nimble and competitive, many organizations today rely on expert talent sourced from anywhere in the world, in a variety of ways that fall outside the traditional employment model. The globalization of talent and technology frees up companies to experiment with new ways …

New Yorkers, municipal bikes, and the weather

(This article was first published on <b> Revolutions</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)Like many modern cities, New York offers a public …

R Language

Einstein's genius changed science's perception of gravity

Albert Einstein opened humankind’s eyes to the universe.<p>Before Einstein, space seemed featureless and changeless, as Isaac Newton had defined it two …

How far is the Universe’s most distant galaxy?

And how close does the farthest one we’ve ever found so far come to it?<p><i>“Science, however, gives me the feeling of steady progress: I am convinced</i> …

What Are Quantum Gravity's Alternatives To String Theory?

The Universe we know and love — with Einstein’s General Relativity as our theory of gravity and quantum field theories of the other three forces — has a problem that we don’t often talk about: it’s incomplete, <i>and we know it</i>. Einstein’s theory on its own is just fine, describing how …

Physics

Learn any of these 16 programming languages and you'll always have a job

There are thousands of programming languages, but some are far more popular than others.<p>When a company goes out to find new programming talent, they're looking for people familiar with the languages and systems they already use — even as new languages like Apple Swift start to make a splash.<p>Here …

Programming

Introduction to CompletableFutures

CompletableFuture is a new addition in Java 1.8. It’s a type of Future object allowing execution of code upon completion. To explain the idea, let’s …

JavaScript

Learning JavaScript Native Functions and How to Use Them

IntroductionJavaScript is becoming the most popular programming language though it is very misunderstood. Understanding JavaScript’s internals is …

JavaScript

Quartz Scheduler Tutorial

In this article, we will look into an example of Quartz Scheduler. We will go through the setup, scheduler factory, scheduler, job, job details, …

Java

Streaming in the Extreme

Are you ready to start streaming all the events in your business? What happens to your streaming solution when you outgrow your single data center? …

Tips for Designers Who Don’t Code

I hail from a design background and moved into front-end development some years ago. With responsive web design, the requirement of the designer is …

Web Design