Fabrizio Lugli

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How to Retain and Engage Your B Players

We’ve heard for decades that we should only hire A players, and should even try to cut non-A players from our teams. But not only do the criteria for being an A player vary significantly by company, it’s unrealistic to think you can work only with A players. Further, as demonstrated by Google’s …

Resource Planning

Five security settings in iOS 12 you should change right now

iOS 12, Apple’s latest mobile software for iPhone and iPad, is finally out. The new software packs in a bunch of new security and privacy features you’ve probably already heard about.<p>Here’s what you need to do to take advantage of the new settings and lock down your device.<p>1. Turn on USB Restricted …

iOS

Elon Musk is building a spaceship that's so ambitious that some experts are calling it 'science fiction.' Here's what SpaceX and its engineers are up against.

<i>Note: This story was originally published on September 16, 2018. It has been revised and updated following a Sept. 17 press event about SpaceX's planned moon mission, in which Elon Musk shared new information and images about the company's BFR launch system.</i><p>In December, a giant white tent appeared …

BFR

Trent Reznor: oltre la rabbia

Trent Reznor non è un tipo da Las Vegas. Eppure eccolo qui, Mr. Autodistruzione in persona, vestito di nero come al solito, barba incolta di un …

What the heck is dropshipping? And how you can make money by doing it?

If you’re looking for a dependable side hustle to make some extra money, you should probably consider dropshipping. Confused already? It's a lot …

Selling

The Crazy Amount America Spends On Higher Education, In One Chart

As college students head back to campus for the new academic year, high tuition levels will doubtless be on everyone’s mind. The rising price of college has led progressives to call for a more European-style higher education system, where the government picks up a bigger share of the bill for …

Food & Dining

Three Critical Lessons I Learned From My 6 Months As A Deep Tech CEO

Until recently, I was the CEO of a small British technology company. I had met them while previously working in a senior capacity at Deutsche Bank, where I had been paid to evaluate potentially breakthrough technologies that the Bank could use to leapfrog the competition. I met the team behind …

Entrepreneurship

Modular Cases! Guest post...and the Blog lives.

<i>A note before we start: it's been a minute. We know. With just two of us, sometimes we get swamped and things like the blog fall by the wayside...but</i> …

Synthesizers

How to date someone out of your league

Data mining suggests why couples tend to match in desirability—and how to improve your odds when pursuing someone further up the scale.<p>One curious …

Online Dating

Should You Have A Side Hustle?

The traditional way of working is dead. What has become clear to me over the last few years is that freelancing, self-employment, gig-working and portfolio careers are going to become the norm for many people.<p>If like me you’ve always wanted to work for yourself, these new ways of working are just …

Self-employment

Why We Procrastinate When We Have Long Deadlines

“Can you get that to me by the end of the day?” isn’t a request many employees like to hear. But for many people, having shorter deadlines instead of longer ones — “Do you think you can do that by the end of the week?” — might actually help them complete a task and see their work as being less …

Procrastination

You can now sign into a Microsoft Account with an Apple Watch, no password required

Approve from your wrist<p>Microsoft first introduced password-free sign-ins to its accounts with an Authenticator app for iOS and Android last year. The app lets you approve requests to sign into a Microsoft Account without a password. Microsoft is now extending this same functionality to a new Apple …

Apple Watch

The World’s Oldest Blockchain Has Been Hiding in the New York Times Since 1995

This really gives a new meaning to the “paper of record."<p>The first time I heard about blockchains was at a party where a friend of mine spent the night talking my ear off about this thing called Bitcoin and why I ought to buy some. I suspect that many others have had a similar experience. Although …

Most managers want IT operations managed by artificial intelligence

AIOps -- or artificial intelligence for IT operations -- may help take the complications out of the Ops side of things.<p>"AIOps" may be another new …

Artificial Intelligence

Can Being Smart Hurt Your Ability To Lead?

This one is for the up-and-comers. The go-getters. The high achievers. I hear you think you’re ready for leadership. From what I understand, you’re frustrated that you haven’t been given more management responsibility yet. You work hard. You consistently get results. And most importantly, you’re …

You Shouldn’t Have to Read These Books in High School

<i>The Great Gatsby</i> is overrated. It’s a good book! A great book! It’s just not the <i>very best book ever</i>, especially not the best book to teach teenagers …

Literature

Windows 95 is now an app you can download and install on macOS, Windows, and Linux

An electron version of Windows 95<p>Windows 95 is the operating system that’s now used as a yardstick for what’s possible on modern devices and platforms. We’ve seen Microsoft’s popular OS appear on the Apple Watch, an Android Wear smartwatch, and even the Xbox One. Today, someone has gone a step …

Apps

20 Ways To Build A Strong Business Network - Without Leaving Your Desk

I practiced corporate law for 11 years before I transitioned into management (and ultimately taking a big leap into marketing, consulting and startups five or so years later). I’m intimately familiar with the pressures lawyers are under (i.e. deadlines imposed by the client or court, billable hour …

Business Development

Hands-on with 1Password and iOS 12’s Password AutoFill feature

I’ve long been waiting for Apple to incorporate its incredible iCloud Keychain features for third-parties on iOS. At last, with iOS 12 that prayer has finally been answered. I’ve been fortunate enough to get a first-look with 1Password’s implementation, and it works exactly as I’d hope.<p>More details …

Apps

What Went Wrong With IBM’s Watson

What if artificial intelligence can’t cure cancer after all? That’s the message of a big Wall Street Journal post-mortem on Watson, the IBM project …

Cognitive Computing

Welcome To The Access Economy (And Why It Matters To Entrepreneurs)

This week I spoke to two Salt Lake City entrepreneurs: The husband and wife cofounders of Parachut. Like me, their alma mater is Brigham Young University. The husband, Philip Niu, played BYU Football in 2003-2006. He’s an extreme wellness advocate, like I am, but unlike me, he stands 6’5”. Wife …

Entrepreneurship

18 Things To Take Off Your Résumé And LinkedIn Profile Today To Succeed Tomorrow

During my 20-plus years of recruiting, I have reviewed roughly over 480,000 résumés and LinkedIn profiles. I’m not too handy with numbers (which is why I’m a recruiter rather than an accountant), but making an educated guess based on my meager math skills, I have searched—at the very least—50 …

Employment

Windows 10 Leak Exposes Microsoft's New Monthly Charge

Ever since its creation, Microsoft has described Windows 10 “as a service”. The fear has always been that this meant Microsoft would start charging users a monthly fee to maintain the operating system, and now a new leak has confirmed this is exactly what will happen…<p>In a new report, CNet’s well …

Windows 10

How to Beat Mid-Career Malaise

We all have times when we wonder, “Am I at the right company? Am I in the right job? And is this all there is?” These questions are especially agonizing for mid-career professionals who may be searching for fulfillment while juggling demands at home and intense financial pressures to earn. How …

The Best Books of 2018 (So Far)

Whether you’re looking for a captivating novel, a spine-tingling thriller, a fascinating investigation, or a poignant memoir, 2018's new book …

Books

Banche: sportelli, quanti ne resteranno in futuro

La rivoluzione web spazza via sempre più posti di lavoro anche nei servizi finanziari. In Italia negli ultimi sette anni, che comprendono la crisi …

My Company Cut Down on Emails by 30 Percent With This Simple Hack

As we grew, communication via email, video calls, Slack and IM became overwhelming, and I knew we needed a new model for information sharing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As any leader of a growing company can attest, it gets exponentially more difficult to share …

​The data center is dead: Here's what comes next

Enterprise data centers will vanish over the next seven years. So where does all that data go?<p>The traditional enterprise data center is heading for …

Cloud Computing

Why You Should Outsource Your Inbox

If you are thinking of hiring an assistant, you may assume that you need someone full-time and in person. You may also assume that writing out the processes for your business will be difficult. But it is a lot easier than you might expect to delegate tasks and free up time, thanks to virtual admins …

Make Money Online with Micro Job Websites

This post provides information for the online job seekers to make money online with micro job websites.<p>The internet technology has changed our lives …