Christopher Daniel Hayes

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30 Ways To Make Your 20s Better

1. Accept that you can’t please everybody, and then decide which select few opinions and feelings you value enough to try and satisfy.<p>2. Recognize …

9 Qualities Of Truly Confident People

First things first: Confidence is not bravado, or swagger, or an overt pretense of bravery. Confidence is not some bold or brash air of self-belief …

Self-improvement

10 essential tips for your company’s web design project

<i>Joe Griffin has served as the co-founder and CEO at iAcquire, a digital marketing firm, since 2008.</i><p>Re-launching a website is a massive, multi-layered task for any business.<p>You have make decisions not only about design and branding — a re-launch requires a seemingly endless checklist of tasks: …

7 financial terms every serious entrepreneur should know

<i>Jed Simon is the chief executive officer of FastPay, an online finance company focusing on digital businesses.</i><p>There are brilliant technologists and business leaders in today’s tech world, but while startups have their own, great talents, we’re seeing one common weakness: lack of understanding …

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Apple

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Salt Lake City

How To Go From Being a Disaster—To a Great Speaker

When I saw my son Tarun forget his lines and freeze up on the big stage at the 2011 Economist Ideas Economy: Information Summit, my heart sank. I …

Public Speaking

10 Ways to Avoid Making A Huge Hiring Mistake

Entrepreneur Vanessa Merit Nornberg knows the incredible importance of strong salespeople.<p>The founder of New York-based Metal Mafia, a wholesale line of body jewelry, sells over the phone 7,000 products like eyebrow and belly rings that cost just 2 cents to $2.<p>But how your employees sell--and how …

Employment

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Health Insurer’s App Helps Users Track Themselves - MIT Technology Review

A smartphone app that launches this week from the health insurance company Aetna helps users monitor their own health-tracking data. As costs spiral …

Health Care
Public Health

Solar-Powered Public Charging Stations Will Keep New Yorker’s Phones Running

The ATT-powered devices will make their debut in the city’s parks today, ensuring no calls or texts get missed.<p>A year ago, when we covered the design firm Pensa’s pilot project to bring a solar-powered phone-charging station to a park in Brooklyn, we weren’t the only ones intrigued by the project’s …

Materials Scientists Build Chlorophyll-Based Phototransistor - MIT Technology Review

Chlorophyll is one of the most efficient light-absorbing materials known to science. It also happens to be remarkably stable and abundant beyond …

Chemistry

Automated ‘coach’ could help with social interactions

MACH interviews a participant (credit: Mohammed (Ehsan) Hoque et al.)<p>New software developed at MIT can be used to help people practice their …

MIT Whiz Sets Out to Humanize the Internet of Things

Author: Joseph Flaherty. Joseph Flaherty Design<p>Date of Publication: 06.19.13.<p>Time of Publication: 9:30 am. 9:30 am<p>The “Internet of Things” grows with …

Five Truths about the Internet of Everything

I’ve been spending a lot of time talking and thinking about a world in which everything is connected. The Internet of Everything isn’t some futuristic Idea that we are dreaming about, it’s charging forward at incredible speed and everything is being connected. I’d like to look at five …

New Study Reveals How the Internet of Everything (#IoE) Could be The Key to Economic Growth

One noted economist believes “the real impact of the electronic revolutions has already occurred.” We could not disagree more. With over 2B more people and 37B more things planning to join the Internet by 2020, our economic analysis identifies a potential “value at stake” of $14.4 trillion. This …

Robotics

Internet of Everything Expected to Generate $613 Billion in Profits in 2013 | The Network | The Network

<b>SAN JOSE, Calif., June 19, 2013</b> — The Internet of Everything (IoE) is expected to enable global private-sector businesses to generate at least $613 billion in global profits in 2013, according to the IoE Value Index study released by Cisco today. The report – announced via a global TelePresence …

Internet of Things

The Model for Next Generation IT

The promise of the Internet of Everything (IoE) looms near, and as the networked connections between people, process, data and things exponentially increase, the opportunity for private industry sits at $14.4 trillion USD. And the potential for humanity is limitless. This means that the future of …

The 10 Worst Traits of Even the Great Entrepreneurs

Does it really take a few flaws to make a great entrepreneur, or are the rest of us just confused about what a perfect business person is all about? In the past I’ve written about the positive attributes of great entrepreneurs, so this time I thought I would focus on the negatives that I see often, …

The Entrepreneurial Mindset

The era of “regular” jobs is coming to an end. The Entrepreneurial Midset infographic from oDesk warns us of the changing mindset of workers. They …

Why LGBT Employees Need Workplace Allies

In 2011, Susan Wolford, a Los Angeles-based wealth advisor for Morgan Stanley, got an extraordinary referral. The beneficiary of a large estate wanted to meet with her to discuss managing her investments specifically because Wolford was accredited in domestic-partner tax and estate planning — and …

Reverse Innovation in Tech Startups: The Story of Capillary Technologies

At its core, reverse innovation describes solutions adopted first in poorer, emerging nations that subsequently—and disruptively—find a market in richer, developed nations. But can reverse innovation be relevant in the world of high-technology? The very definition of “high-technology” hints at …

How to Reach Customers in Emerging Markets

Use Tension and Conflict to Create Breakthrough Products

I’ve written before about the science that helps explain why and how constraints and limits, often in the form of intelligent, well-set stretch goals, result in more creative solutions.<p>Too often, though, managers set what appears to be a good stretch goal, only to discover that it did not produce …