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Şirketlerin İK süreçlerini kolaylaştırmayı hedefleyen 'Personel Yönetim Platformu': SophiaHR

Gerçek bir ihtiyaçtan yola çıkılarak geliştirilen <b>SophiaHR</b>, en kısa anlatımla şirketlerin İK süreçlerini kolaylaştırmayı hedefliyor.<p>Mobil imza …

GoPro goes from bad to worse, slashing 7% of staff

GoPro is in free fall — and not the fun kind its customers like to record.<p>The action camera maker revealed Wednesday that it expects sales from the …

How to Build Personal Brand Through Social Media?

Personal branding means marketing yourself and your career as brands. If you run an online business or yet to start, then remember that you must …

Public Relations

Robotistan, elektronik prototiplemeyi kolaylaştıran ürünü Tinylab'i Indigogo'da tanıttı

Türkiye’de robotik denince ilk akla gelen mecralardan biri olan Robotistan.com, elektronik prototipleme platformu Tinylab’i Indiegogo üzerinde …

Facebook will give employees super slow Internet speeds every Tuesday to better understand markets like India

For most people, the stark differences will likely be jarring.<p>Engineering director Tom Alison remembers the first time he opened Facebook on a phone with a 2G connection.<p>"I felt like, 'Whoa!'" Alison tells Business Insider. "It definitely tested my patience — it felt like parts of the product were …

Boeing Creates The World's Lightest Metal

Boeing files a lot of patents. From the filing for a force field to protect planes from blasts mid-air in 2012 to a laser-powered fusion engine earlier this year, these are all patents for potential uses of technology that may or may not become a commercial reality.<p>But earlier this week, Boeing …

General Motors

Chrysler just launched the first-ever hacking recall for cars

Fiat Chrysler said it will pull 1.4 million cars off the road "out of an abundance of caution" after some were found vulnerable to hacks in an …

Traffic Safety

210 Zappos employees — 14% of the staff — take buyouts after CEO ultimatum to embrace self-management or leave

Zappos, the Amazon-owned online retailer, confirmed with the Las Vegas Sun that 210 of its 1,503 employees — nearly 14% of the company — took a buyout deal after CEO Tony Hsieh announced the company was completely ridding itself of manager roles and job titles.<p>The company, well known for its …

The Workplace

From $36 parking to $36 million in funding: ZIRX wants to make city driving stress-free

He often had to drive between downtown San Francisco and the Peninsula, the southern part of the Bay Area where lots of tech companies are located. Every time he had a meeting in the city, he would leave his car in a parking garage that would cost him well over $36 for a quick three hour meeting. …

After 96 Loan Rejections, This Guy Built A $750 Million Marketplace For Business Loans

Although his business was profitable and he had a healthy credit score, Hodges just couldn't get the loan he needed to expand his business. Banks repeatedly declined his loan applications and other online finance companies offered terms that "simply didn't make sense."<p>After getting turned down for …

The Shazam Effect

Record companies are tracking download and search data to predict which new songs will be hits. This has been good for business—but is it bad for music?<p>In 2000, a Stanford Ph.D. named Avery Wang co-founded, with a couple of business-school graduates, a tech start-up called Shazam. Their idea was to …

How This 25-Year-Old Made $66,000 In A Month By Teaching An Online Course

"When I got home, my dad was super nice and bought me an iPhone 4, and it was my first introduction to apps," the 25-year-old remembers. "I was like, 'These things are crazy! They can do anything!'"<p>Since that first introduction, Walter, who graduated from Brigham Young University with an …

Why Music Majors Make Some Of The Best Entrepreneurs

If creativity and entrepreneurship are linked, how can we better draw on creative outlets for business innovation?<p>I spent a good part of my early entrepreneurial life running away from the fact that I had a music degree and not a business degree. Looking back, I convinced myself that a creative …

Entrepreneurship

Dreams of drone-assisted farming are taking flight

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Hot air balloons drifting in multicolored splashes against a blue heaven are a common sight in the Napa Valley. But lately, more …

Google's Larry Page: The Most Ambitious CEO in the Universe

There’s a joke about Larry Page that’s been making the rounds at Google X, the “moon shot” factory where Google is developing self-driving cars, …

Can anything save Sony?

Sony is in dire straits.<p>Major rating agencies Fitch and Moody's have downgraded the company to "junk" status. Standard & Poor's has warned it could soon do the same. The company has announced plans to scale back its smartphone business.<p>On Friday, Sony reported a second quarter net loss of $1.2 …

Fortune.com

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ICAHN: Tim, You're An Awesome CEO, But ...

In sum, he wants the company to repurchase "a lot more" stock and "sooner."<p>"We are simply asking you to help us convince the board to repurchase a lot more, and sooner. We feel compelled to do so because we forecast such impressive earnings growth over the next few years, and therefore we believe …

Former BP employee pays $224,000 over insider trading charges

<b>A former BP employee, who oversaw the cleanup of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010, will pay $224,118 to settle an insider trading charge.</b><p>Keith Seilhan was accused of selling $1m of shares in BP after receiving information about the severity of the spill which was not publicly available …

Oil & Gas Industry

iPad ad placement above Times plane crash story called ‘unfortunate coincidence’

Why WhatsApp's Founder Hates Being Called An Entrepreneur | Inc.com

WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum doesn't like to be called an entrepreneur, even though he created a massively successful messaging company.<p>Journalist Nastya Chernikova interviewed Koum at Barcelona's World Mobile Congress conference and asked him why he doesn't like the word.<p>Koum thinks the word …

Entrepreneurship

Zappos is going holacratic: no job titles, no managers, no hierarchy

Zappos is known for its zany corporate culture. The company’s Q4 “All Hands” meeting in November was aptly-themed “Gone Wild”: one female employee voluntarily climbed into a case filled with tarantulas to win a $250 gift card. The event opened with a <i>Lion King</i> performance put on by employees at the …

The Workplace

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<b>Dear Annie:</b> I just came from my year-end evaluation and, as usual, it was excellent, except for one thing, also as usual. My boss told me I often have great ideas for how to do things faster and cheaper, but I don’t sell them enough. For example, I don’t speak up too often in meetings and, when we …

The Man Who Duped Millionaires Into Paying Big Bucks For Fake Wine

He was the man with "the nose of a blood hound," as one wine critic once put it.<p>Rudy Kurniawan was once the toast of the fine-wine world, renowned for his ability to find some of the rarest — and priciest — wines in the world.<p>He was also, prosecutors alleged, a fraud who duped some of the country's …

Top SAC Capital Manager Guilty Of Insider Trading

Michael Steinberg, a top portfolio manager at SAC Capital Advisors, has been found guilty of insider trading — the latest conviction stemming from a years-long federal investigation into the hedge fund's activities.<p>Steinberg was found guilty on five counts of conspiracy and securities fraud.<p>Reuters …

One chart that shows how you pay for free apps with your privacy

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has a hefty new report out this week looking at the app economy. The report’s authors studied what privacy permissions are requested by the most popular Android apps in the Google Play store.<p>Of the 134 permissions that any app can …

Apps

The Day Google Had to 'Start Over' on Android

Google was building a secret mobile product to fend off chief rival Microsoft. Then Apple announced the iPhone, and everything changed.<p>In 2005, on Google’s sprawling, college-like campus, the most secret and ambitious of many, many teams was Google’s own smartphone effort—the Android project. …

What Has the Titan Supercomputer Been Up To Lately? You Won't Believe It.

Twice a year, the bit-crunching community stands up and takes notice of the world’s most powerful supercomputers. That’s when the semiannual Top 500 …

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