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20 All-Natural Spring Cleaning Tricks For the Kitchen

Sharing kitchen cleaning tricks is like handing out chocolates: More is never a bad thing! It follows suit that despite how much we love to test and share our favorite methods for stain-busting, pest-control, and grime-scouring, we also love to listen up.<p>I went back to a few of our past cleaning …

The art of losing successfully: baseball and the minor league grind

Chris Bassitt’s first Major League Baseball pitching start came for the Chicago White Sox in late August 2014. He was 25 years old, just slightly older than the average age for a pitcher’s debut in the league. He had gotten the phone call notifying him of the start only two days earlier, and it had …

Baseball

Couple Quit Their Jobs And Build A Dream Home For $500 Only

Advertisement<p>Building the dream home is a goal that everyone has but not everyone is able to execute it the way they want to. Usually that happens …

Rustic

Telling Time with the Stars

Shop Now<p>In past generations, telling time by the stars was an essential part of life.<p>On the first Wednesday, God created lights in the heavens: the …

I Used Google Shopping Express Once And Now I Never Want To Leave My House Again

At 1:15 p.m. on Thursday, I finished placing my order and quickly realized that my life from that moment onward would be different.<p>And at 7:20 p.m. the same day, when my items showed up at the door, I decided that I'm never shopping at a brick-and-mortar store for sundries ever again.<p>There are …

13 University-Sanctioned Paranormal Research Projects

<b>By Jill Hanson, JFK University</b><p>The existence of paranormal phenomena is one of those things you’re usually either heartily for or against. In case …

University of London

SAS CTO On IT And Big Data Analytics

“One of my biggest challenges,” Keith Collins told me recently, “is helping SAS understand how to communicate to IT organizations. We present workloads which look odd and different. IT does not know how to have an SLA (Service Level Agreement) around them. We take all of the compute and I/O …

6 Simple Personal Commitments to Overcome Low Self-Esteem

<b>“Everything that happens to you is a reflection of what you believe about yourself. We cannot outperform our level of self-esteem. We cannot draw to</b> …

Make Your Web Reading More Productive With The Help Of 6 Chrome Extensions

Advertisement<p>Reading on the web at the best of times is an ocular challenge. Those who love reading and a warm blanket, tend to hate reading on a web …

Leading People in an Anxious World

Safety is now Americans’ overriding concern. Several years ago, as I sat in a secondary school board meeting, the visiting headmaster of a K-8 school was asked what he considered the highest priority for parents in choosing high schools. I was astounded when he said “safety” rather than, for …

How to Turn YouTube Channels into Subscribable Podcasts

YouTube is home to a ton of great videos and amazing channels, but if you want to enjoy them without obviously spending all day on YouTube, it can be …

Why Apple, eBay, and Walmart have some of the biggest data warehouses you’ve ever seen

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>In an age of Hadoop and a general analytics revolution, it’s easy to poke fun at legacy data warehouse vendors such as …

Tableau’s $150 million IPO offers more proof of Big Data’s big growth potential

“Visual analytics for everyone,” proclaims Tableau Software’s homepage. True to its word, the company makes software for creating maps and charts that is both free and Luddite-proof—enough, at least, to be popular among reporters at the Wall Street Journal and the Huffington Post, as VentureBeat …

Big Data creates big industry for storing data

It seems like everything we do these days generates data for some company. Walk to the corner store with your phone? Your phone company gets your location data. Buy a Coke and a Snickers with your debit card? Your bank gets your purchase data. Go home and check your Facebook newsfeed? Call your …

Morgan Stanley

How Hard Could It Be? | Inc.com

Right now, all eyes are trained on Chuck Erickson, tonight's keynote speaker. Erickson wears a dark blue blazer and speaks with a sort of clerical cadence, like a televised pastor trying to inspire his flock. You can tell he's in the zone. It's nearing 8 p.m., the end of another workweek in late …

Startups

10 Things Really Amazing Bosses Do | Inc.com

Recently, I had overwhelming response to my column on <i>10 Things Really Amazing Employees Do.</i> In it, I also gave tips for being a better boss. Better is great, but amazing bosses didn't need the tips because they already knew what to do.<p>Being a boss is hard. People don't naturally wish to have one. …

Team Building

'Sponge' Drug Shows Promise For Treating Hepatitis C

With an estimated 2 million baby boomers infected with hepatitis C, the disease has reached epidemic levels among Americans age 48 to 68.<p>Doctors can now cure about 70 percent of hepatitis C cases, but the drugs' side effects can be severe. And many Americans are still left with a disease that can …