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The 7 Most Luxe Eco-Resorts in the World

There’s no shame in wanting to relax and be pampered among jaw-droppingly beautiful surroundings while you’re on vacay. But if you’re keen on …

Costa Rica

Creating Great Choices: A Leader's Guide to Integrative Thinking

Publication Date: <b>September 19, 2017</b><p>Move Beyond Trade-Off Thinking. When it comes to our hardest choices, it can seem as though making trade-offs is inevitable. But what about those crucial times when accepting the obvious trade-off just isn't good enough? What do we do when the choices in front of …

Someone has reinvented the surfboard, and it can 'fly' on water

A company in Puerto Rico, is preparing to launch an electric motorized surfboard which can rise up above water and reach top speeds of up to 25 …

7 Reasons Salespeople Don’t Close the Deal

Pretend that you’re an experienced buyer who has met with hundreds of business-to-business salespeople. What percentage of them would you say are excellent, good, average, or poor?<p>According to a new study of more than 230 buyers, 12% of salespeople are excellent, 23% good, 38% average, and 27% poor.<p>…

COOL HUNTING Kammok Roo Kit

Two brands that love the outdoors and great design, Topo Designs and Kammok have teamed up for a seriously fun hammock kit. Included is the 500-pound capacity Kammok Roo, which is designed for comfort and easy set-up (and the all-important packing away) in a custom Topo colorway of bright red and …

Salesforce's newest 'Einstein' AI tools can tell when people are mad in texts and emails

At the TrailheaDX developer conference in San Francisco Wednesday, Salesforce announced three new tools that will make it easier for developers to incorporate artificial intelligence into custom apps.<p>It's great news for companies looking to increase the efficiency of their customer service and …

Conversica's AI-Based Virtual Assistant Can Help Go after Better Sales Leads

The past year has seen artificial intelligence making impressive inroads into industries like healthcare, real estate, network security and even …

How Artificial Intelligence Is Revolutionizing Enterprise Software In 2017

• 81% of IT leaders are currently investing in or planning to invest in Artificial Intelligence (AI).<br>• Cowen predicts AI will drive user productivity to materially higher levels, with Microsoft at the forefront.<br>• Digital Marketing/Marketing Automation, Salesforce Automation (CRM) and Data Analytics are …

Artificial Intelligence

6 Surprising Stats from Hubspot’s State of Inbound 2017

Remember the days when inbound marketing efforts were limited to one or two channels?<p>Not too long ago, email was one of the only inbound marketing …

Salesforce Acquires Smart Calendar Startup Tempo, App Will Shut Down On June 30

My favorite calendar app, Tempo, just announced that it has been acquired by Salesforce.com.<p>The company was incubated by SRI International, the birthplace of the voice-powered (and Apple-acquired) assistant Siri. When Tempo launched two years ago, founder and CEO Raj Singh pitched it as another …

The $0 Marketing Stack: 41 Free Options to Popular Paid Services and Tools

What tools do you use to get your online marketing work done?<p>Can you do all the same work of a digital marketer, and do it for <b>free</b>?<p>The list of tools …

How Microsoft built its Slack competitor

Fruit farms and Las Vegas<p>Microsoft Teams might be launching across the world today, but the app started off on a fruit farm in Hawaii and a hotel room in Las Vegas. These unconventional work locations formed the foundations for the Microsoft Teams chat app that thousands of businesses will start …

Light-Based Computers Will Run at Least 20 Times Faster Than Your Laptop

We can't wait!<p>For the past four decades, the electronics industry has been driven by what is called Moore's Law, which is not a law but more an axiom …

Exercise Releases Brain-Healthy Protein

We all know that exercise is important for a strong and healthy body. Less appreciated is that exercise seems also to be important for a strong and …

Neuroscience

‘We Need an Energy Miracle’

Bill Gates has committed his fortune to moving the world beyond fossil fuels and mitigating climate change.<p>In his offices overlooking Lake Washington, just east of Seattle, Bill Gates grabbed a legal pad recently and began covering it in his left-handed scrawl. He scribbled arrows by each margin of …

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

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Tubertini (Coop Italia): «Vi racconto il primo supermercato su cloud»

Tutti i segreti del supermercato del futuro aperto al Bicocca Village: tecnologia scalabile e replicabile, Kinect e attenzione alla community<p>Ben 1000 …

Profit Sharing Boosts Employee Productivity and Satisfaction

We all know that people respond to incentives. Economics 101 teaches that workers put forth greater effort when these efforts are rewarded financially, and top talent tends to gravitate toward jobs and firms where rewards are geared to performance.<p>For the most part, however, the research that’s led …

Training Methodology & Governance

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How B2B Sales Can Benefit from Social Selling

Outbound B2B sales are becoming less and less effective. In fact, a recent survey found that connecting with a prospect now takes 18 or more phone calls, callback rates are below 1%, and only 24% of outbound sales emails are ever opened. Meanwhile, 84% of B2B buyers are now starting the purchasing …

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Weekly Music Roundup: Polar Punk & Arab Spring

<b>Week of October 31:</b> This week, polar punk, the voice of the Arab Spring, and a Halloween gift.<p><b>The Polar Punk of Tanya Tagaq</b><p>The Inuk singer Tanya Tagaq, from the Nunavut region of northern Canada, has been making waves in “world music” circles for years now, but she burst upon the wider music scene …

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This is What It's Like to Live on the Ocean for a Decade

For the last decade, Liz Clark’s home has been the ocean.<p>The exploratory surfer-sailor set out on <i>Swell</i>, her 40-foot sailboat, from the coast of Santa Barbara in October 2005 to seek out unknown surf breaks and live a life acutely attuned to weather and the vast blue ocean. Clark now spends most of …

Storyselling

• <b>Autore:</b> Andrea Fontana<p>Compriamo storie quando votiamo i nostri politici. Compriamo storie quando acquistiamo prodotti. Compriamo storie quando ci lasciamo sedurre da un marchio. Così, individui, prodotti, imprese, istituzioni si raccontano. Chiunque voglia generare attenzione, essere ricordato, …

37 Books That Will Make You Better at Business

These books provide everything you need to know to be the best leader, thinker, and doer.<p>No matter how many years of experience you have in your field, there is always more you can learn. Whether it's from people you meet in line at Starbucks, your Uber driver, friends and colleagues, or a great …