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Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

5 Creative Ideas To Make Your Job Application Stand Out

In 2009 I went through a career change. I was shifting from hospitality to event management and concurrently moving back to Europe. While I was eager to commence a new path in a different industry, I also wanted to start my own business — something I could do in my free time and manage from …

10 Ethical Ways to Boost your Email Subscriber Numbers

Growing your email list is probably one of the hardest things to do when starting up an email marketing campaign.<p>So, here are some easy to follow, ethical tips from email experts namely Charlotte Sumner (Head of Email, Pancentric Digital), Amy Birch (Marketing Assitant, Wired Marketing) and Jason …

Password Protect Your Devices

Choosing not to password protect your devices is the digital equivalent of leaving your home or car unlocked. If you're lucky, no one will take advantage of the access. Or maybe the contents will be ravaged and your favorite speakers and/or secrets stolen.

Tu necesidad insatisfecha puede ser tu mejor negocio

Es muy probable que nos hayamos encontrado en la situación de estar buscando un determinado producto o servicio y no haber encontrado ninguna empresa …

Un ebook gratuito sobre el testeo en el email marketing

La agencia Digital Response, perteneciente al grupo Cyberclick y especializada en e-mail marketing y marketing relacional interactivo, ha lanzado un …

The Novelist's iPad: 10 Apps for Writers

The iPad's many uses include turntable, toddler flypaper, and bird catapult. But when you couple it with an external keyboard, it turns into a surprisingly versatile writing machine. Most writers are easily distracted; trying out just one more app often sounds better than slogging through your …

Are We Ignoring The True Cause Of Obesity?

Gary Taubes, co-founder of the Nutrition Science Initiative, has just published a new commentary arguing that the way we think about obesity is the result of science politics instead of good science.<p>The former science journalist argues in his most recent essay, published in the British Medical …

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7 Keys To Asking For What You Really Want (So You Get It!)

Ever find yourself feeling resentful, overwhelmed, under appreciated, frustrated, and wishing people would <i>stop</i> doing something you don’t like, or <i>start</i> doing something you do? Ever feel like people aren’t valuing you, your time, your contribution, or your opinion highly enough?<p>Of course you do. Who …

Ten Steps To Greater Productivity At Work

As the economy ebbs along with our focus, we have more to do and less time to do it. Enter the productivity experts. Their guru is David Allen, author of the 2001 book Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity (GTD to its devotees). There's no one-size-fits-all approach to boosting …

Cinco aplicaciones para aprender idiomas

Internet no solamente es una fuente de entretenimiento ni una herramienta laboral, sino que también puede ser un <b>aliado del aprendizaje</b>. Hace algunos …

David Foster Wallace on Ambition | Blank on Blank

The Surprising Key to Finding The Right Job For You

Choosing a career path (or changing one) is, for most of us, a confusing and anxiety-riddled experience. Many will tell you to “follow your passion” or “do what you love,” but as Cal Newport argues in <i>So Good They Can’t Ignore You</i>, this is not very useful advice. When I graduated from college, I …

Is A Little Stress A Good Thing For The Brain?

If you’re basically a low-stress type, but your life is punctuated by short-lived stressors (a.k.a. acute stress), new research suggests that your brain may be the better for it. It seems that acute stress may actually be healthy, since it helps boost the production of new neurons. In particular, …

Las mejores «apps» para preparar la Operación bikini

Gain fitness<p>Si eres de esos que les gusta presumir en la playa ya deberías haber comenzado a ponerte en forma. Ahora que llega el buen tiempo es el …

Why Business Marketers Need to Think More Like Consumer Marketers

As I talk with business-to-business marketers, I find there to be particular frustration over what they have lost in a web-centric marketing environment. They can’t run glorious spreads of soaring airplanes. There is no place for that memorable <i>Intel Inside</i> four-note sound. And you can’t squeeze a …

7 Characteristics of Highly Creative People

Looking to hire for creativity? Research says you should look for these traits (but, be warned, not all of them make someone easy to work with).<p>Sure, it's possible for everyone to nurture his or her creative side, but honest observation shows that fresh ideas come more easily to some people than to …

How To Use Flipboard's User-Generated Magazines To Promote Your Own Content

It’s no secret that Flipboard is a resounding success among people (50 million of them) who want to consume a wide range of organized content. But in the two weeks since Flipboard announced their user-generated magazine feature, more than 500,000 personalized magazines have been created. For most, …

The Secret To Workplace Happiness Is Working Really Intensely For A Shorter Time

As anyone who has ever gone to the gym can tell you there are two components to a workout's difficulty: intensity (how heavy is the weight) and duration (are you lifting it five times or 20).<p>Might the same be true of work? Can you find the sweet spot of professional happiness by reducing duration …

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Surprise! Jeff Bezos explains to Amazon investors why no profits are a good thing

Can a public company prosper catering only to its customers?<p>Jeff Bezos' annual letter to Amazon investors is always worth reading, a peek into the mind of arguably the most important CEO in the technology industry. In 2011, Bezos wrote a manifesto, positioning Amazon as a universal self-service …

Facebook presenta una nueva herramienta de segmentación on-off

Facebook ha puesto en marcha una nueva herramienta de segmentación publicitaria que aúna datos online y offline. Esta herramienta es el fruto de …

How To Get Followers On Twitter

Status and influence. Most of us seek it, in some form. It is normal to ask “how can I get followers on Twitter?” Or Facebook, Pinterest, or Foursquare. Somehow, we have come to believe like homeruns or touchdowns – that someone is keeping score and we have to increase our batting average in social …

Controla tu consumo de datos con estas tres útiles aplicaciones

Incluso teniendo varias tarifas a nuestro alcance para que podamos seleccionar la que más se ajuste a nuestras necesidades, es una buena idea …

Qué ocurre en nuestro cerebro cuando escuchamos música

Uno de los mayores placeres de la vida cotidiana es estar escuchando alguna canción sin que nada más nos interrumpa. Cuántas veces mientras afuera no …

El Banco Digital del siglo XXI

Cerrar panel<p>BBVA.com<p>Cerrar panel<p>Cerrar panel<p>Cerrar panel<p>BBVA.com<p>Fintech<br>• Finanzas<br>• Banca Responsable<br>• Economía<br>• Vida y Cultura<br>• Innovación<br>• Análisis y …

Empresas de un vistazo

Todo lo que necesitas saber de esta asociación empresarial.<p>Definición, distintos tipos y principales funciones de los créditos documentarios.<p>Definir …

El 45% de las pymes españolas no cuenta con una estrategia de marketing online

El primer “Barómetro sobre la Digitalización de la PYME”, elaborado por Plenummedia, que las estrategias online de las pymes son bastante pobres o …

6 Free or Cheap Ways to Protect Your Online Reputation

What happens on the Internet, stays on the Internet. Don't let your reputation go undefended.<p>By now you've surely heard at least one horror story about a major brand catching flack in social media--often because of tone deaf blasts to customers. Or, maybe they didn't respond well to a customer who …

How Starbucks, Walmart And IBM Launch Brands Internally And What You Can Learn From Them

Last year, for well over 100 brands, it was time for a new brand positioning and marketing message. In fact, rebranding or repositioning is happening with increasing frequency, as changes in the media landscape and message-weary audiences are making it harder for the same message to break …

Local Business Marketing Startup Circl Ties Facebook To Foot Traffic, Courtesy Of Mobile Measurement Tools

Circl a new startup helping businesses run online promotions using social media and email marketing, is launching today with already over 1,000 customers who have signed up for the platform, over 100 of which who have since gone live. Although there are plenty of competitors in this general space, …