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Scott running for Senate in epic showdown with Nelson

TALLAHASSEE — Florida Gov. Rick Scott made his long-awaited Senate candidacy official Monday, setting up an epic battle against incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson and testing the limits of whether a close alliance with President Donald Trump is political poison or a pathway to success in the nation’s …

Business Book of the Year 2017 — the longlist

Death, taxis and technology: titles in the running for this year’s Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year give a new twist to the old …

24 favorite books of executives, founders, and CEOs that everyone should read

The most successful people often are serious about self-improvement, which can come in the form of a good book. Here are two dozen excellent reads recommended by founders, executives, and other high achievers.

CEOs

Types of Retail Outlets

<b>Department Stores</b><p>A department store is a set-up which offers wide range of products to the end-users under one roof. In a department store, the …

eCommerce

Governments in developing countries need to act now to avoid technology's threat to jobs

IIED's 'Automation and inequality: the changing world of work in the global South' shows that export manufacturing as a route to closing the gap …

Globalization

Communicating data science: A guide to presenting your work

<i>See the forest, see the trees</i>. Here lies the challenge in both performing and presenting an analysis. As data scientists, analysts, and machine …

Data Science

Logistic Regression in Python Using Rodeo

Logistic Regression in Python Using Rodeo

Data Science

Top 25 Python Programming Books

May 21, 2018 by A.I. Optify Data Team<p><i>The AI Optify data team writes about topics that we think software engineers would enjoy. AI Optify has</i> …

Scikit-Learn Cheat Sheet: Python Machine Learning

Scikit-Learn Cheat Sheet: Python Machine Learning

Machine Learning

The pitfalls of data science (and how you can avoid them)

Depending on who you ask, you’re going to hear data science described as being sexy by some, and decidedly not so by others.<p>Sexy, I suspect, because in today’s geekdom-loving world, we imagine the lab coats have finally turned their laser-like, academic precision to the final economic frontier, …

Getting Started with Python [Part 1]

by Jen UnderwoodPython is a splendid, flexible, open source language that is easy to learn, easy to use, and has powerful libraries for data analysis …

Python Programming

Why It Might Be Time to Abandon the Office

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With the growth of the internet and mobile and its continued integration into our daily lives, society has moved its work channels from the physical to the digital, erasing the lines between work and life in the process. And with it, …

The Workplace

Terror: The globalisation of extremism | Financial Times

Gunmen hunting foreigners kill a Japanese farm expert in northern Bangladesh and an Italian aid worker in the capital Dhaka. Shia Muslims are …

Try It Now

Poor People Are Not Props For Our Philanthropic Photos

In 2013, armed with nothing more than good intentions and a need to 'give back' because of my own middle-class privilege, I 'voluntoured' at an …

Education, Energy, and the Digital Divide in Africa

<i>“While education unlocks the door to development, increasingly it is information technologies that can unlock the door to education”- Kofi Anaan, 2003</i><p>…

Harmful Nonprofits Thrive With "Trickle-Down Community Engagement"

Vu Le, Executive Director of Rainier Valley Corps and a self-proclaimed nonprofit humor writer, has a great piece up on his blog all about a concept …

The Meaninglessness of Ending 'Extreme Poverty'

This September, the world’s leaders will converge on the United Nations to declare a new set of Sustainable Development Goals for planetary progress …

Globalization

Going Back to the Well: Why Donor Fatigue is Not Real

Early in the 14th century, the French coined a saying that the pot goes so often to the water that it breaks.<p>In the fundraising world, it might seem …

Development Goals Without Money Are Just a Dream

2015 is a star-powered year in the world of international development. The year kicked off with the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos to …

Impact Investing Goes Mainstream; Is It Time You Thought About It?

Recently, I had the opportunity to moderate a panel discussion on impact investing going mainstream at the Los Angeles Sustainatopia conference. The panelists were all new to me; their insights really got me thinking. I’ve followed up with them in an effort to organize their collective …

Reality Check at the Bottom of the Pyramid

Most companies trying to do business with the 4 billion people who make up the world’s poor follow a formula long touted by bottom-of-the-pyramid experts: Offer products at extremely low prices and margins, and hope to generate decent profits by selling enormous quantities of them. This “low price, …