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Come scrivere una mail formale

Si parla tanto di comunicazione e strategie digitali ma ci si dimentica spesso un aspetto fondamentale: comunicare nel modo giusto e con gli …

3 Ways to Build A Mobile App With No Tech Skills

The challenge may sound insurmountable, but here are paths forward for even the least tech savvy.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With mobile being one of the most lucrative industries today, many startups are launching their own applications despite having no …

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The simplest explanation of investment banking we've ever heard

Alan Li, a former Goldman Sachs analyst, provided the most straightforward explanation we've ever heard on a recent episode of his new podcast, "The Vampire Squid."<p>"I like to compare it to a consulting firm because everyone understands what consulting firms do," Li said. "A consulting firm has a …

This is the sentence all the Tesla shorts have been waiting for

Elon Musk is guzzling cash to fuel his burgeoning transportation empire, and he's going to need new sources for that cash sooner rather than later.<p>So for them, there's one sentence in Tesla's second-quarter earnings letter that served as a <i>small</i> form of vindication (emphasis added):<p>"We anticipate …

How Jeff Bezos inspired GE CEO Jeff Immelt

"I think Amazon is an amazing company. Jeff Bezos is one of the guys I really look up to," Immelt recently told Vanity Fair.<p>That's not surprising. Bezos landed the No. 1 spot on Fortune's list of the World's Greatest Leaders earlier this year, propelled by Fortune's survey of 500 CEO s, in which …

Tony Robbins has a simple rule he recommends all managers should follow

This, of course, is not the most productive scenario.<p>Performance coach Tony Robbins recently visited Business Insider's New York office for a Facebook Live Q&A, and he addressed this particular problem. A viewer asked, "How can I turn my team from followers into collaborators?"<p>"You have to make the …

There's a bull case for Apple — but the company won't tell you about it

Investors in Apple don't know what to make of this company that still throws off billions in profit — $7.8 billion last quarter— but seems to have stopped growing.<p>So Apple analysts debate margins, average sales prices, upgrade rates, and channel inventories to see whether the world's most valuable …

The man who accurately predicted 4 market crashes told us 3 more dates to worry about this year

Sandy Jadeja is a technical analyst and chief market strategist at Core Spreads.<p>Technical analysts look at charts to pinpoint patterns in various markets and asset classes. From that, they forecast which direction prices are likely to move.<p>They can't tell you the reasons why there will be a big …

Turning your idea into a funded company

The cost of entry to the startup world has decreased dramatically in the last decade. We’re now at the point where the tools that were once only available to enterprise users have made their way into the hands of everyday users.<p>Access to bleeding-edge innovation is no longer limited to an elite …

Entrepreneurship

8 Microsoft Word features that will take you to the next level

We’ve all used Microsoft Word, whether for writing papers in school, drafting up memos at work or creating fliers speckled with Word Art.<p>If your list …

Come eseguire l’aggiornamento a Windows 10 Mobile [Video ufficiale]

Dopo l’avvio del rilascio di Windows 10 Mobile per alcuni smartphone Lumia dotati di sistema operativo Windows Phone 8.1, arriva oggi il video …

Why you shouldn't check your smartphone before you go to bed

Maybe you're texting your long-distance significant other "goodnight."<p>Maybe you're picking a podcast to put you to sleep.<p>Whatever you're doing, there's a good chance you're sabotaging your sleep by using your smartphone in the few minutes before going to bed.<p>A growing body of research suggests that …

25 of the best leadership and success books to read in your lifetime, according to Amazon

We've highlighted 25 below, including books by psychologists, economists, and competitive athletes. Each one offers a unique look at what it means to be truly successful and how you can achieve your full potential.<p>Read on and start stocking your shelves with inspiration.

How Much Could An iPhone 5se Add To Apple's Earnings

9to5Mac published a another article that reports Apple will hold an event on Tuesday, March 15, to announce the iPhone 5se, an updated 4” smartphone, an iPad Air 3 and new Watch options. While there have been reports since December about a new iPhone appearing in the March/April timeframe it …

25 quotes from Bill Gates that take you inside the mind of the world's richest man

Gates made his billions building juggernaut software maker Microsoft, but his main venture these days is giving it all away through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which he and his wife set up in 2000 as a vehicle for managing their charitable causes, like eradicating infectious diseases and …

The rise of Apple CEO Tim Cook, the most powerful business leader in the world

Today, Apple is the most valuable company in the world, and products like the iPhone continue to rule the market, leaving Cook looking pretty good.<p>But when he was first announced for the role, he was a big question mark. He had come out of seemingly nowhere to lead such a big, important …

8 rules that will change the way you give PowerPoint presentations

To help make your slideshows more engaging and visually striking, professional designer Damon Nofar provides insights into using the art of clean, minimalist design.<p>Nofar's slideshow, "8 Tips for an Awesome PowerPoint Presentation," is published here with his permission.

All Billionaires Are Not Created Equal: Steve Jobs

How does <i>Steve Jobs</i>, the movie, explain the attraction of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, the candidates? How does Steve Jobs, the man, explain why we love Silicon Valley billionaires and hate Wall Street billionaires?<p><i>Steve Jobs</i> is a superbly written and beautifully acted film about Apple's …

You Asked: What’s the Best Work Snack?

Work munchies: they strike between breakfast and lunch, or an hour before you punch out. You could hold out for your next meal, but it’s not pretty …

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18 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he said. "We want to …

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 has the third best smartphone camera according to DxOMark

While it’s no secret that the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 has a pretty stellar camera, its quality has now been made official. DxOMark has declared that everyone’s ‘phavorite phablet’ has the third best smartphone camera currently on the market.<p>DxOMark is something of a touchstone resource for image …

The 27 best apps of 2015 for doing your job

But with millions of apps available, which ones are worth trying? We scanned the "best of 2015 apps" lists put out by Apple and Google to come up with this list of apps for work, plus we added a whole bunch of our own recommendations, from our recently published App 100 list.<p>Our picks span the …

Books Mark Zuckerberg thinks everyone should read

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reads alongside his dog, Beast.Facebook/Mark Zuckerberg<p>Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has made a tradition of dramatic New Year's resolutions, and this year he decided that he'd read a book every two weeks.<p>He wanted his selections to focus on "different cultures, beliefs, …

The incredible rags-to-riches story of Starbucks billionaire Howard Schultz

He's now responsible for Starbucks, one of the world's most beloved brands, and worth at least $3 billion as chairman and CEO of the Fortune 500 company. But it wasn't an easy path to the top.<p>How did Schultz, who came from a "working poor" family in the Brooklyn projects, overcome adversity and …

11 incredible psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to get people to do what you want — without them even realizing you've persuaded them.<p>We've rounded up 11 science-backed strategies for getting people to like you, to buy stuff, and to give you what you're after.<p>All of them will leave you …

10 Ways to Get Bumped Up to First Class on Your Next Flight

First-class airline tickets can cost four times the price of coach. Don't splurge--try these 10 things and get upgraded for free.<p>Admit it: Flying first class can make the hassles of air travel so much better. I've been bumped up to first class twice: once while traveling solo on a business trip to …

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10 high-paying jobs you can do on the side

Brie Reynolds, the director of online content for FlexJobs, an online service specializing in telecommuting and remote work, says "side jobs" are defined as anything part-time, including freelance, temporary, short- or long-term, work-from-home, or in-person flexible gigs.<p>To qualify for the list, …

Come installare Whatsapp senza sim su tablet

<b>Installare Whatsapp senza sim</b> per poter utilizzare il noto servizio di Instant Messaging anche su quei dispositivi sprovvisti di slot per sim card è …

Come ridurre il traffico dati su Android in maniera efficace

<b>Ridurre consumo di traffico dati è diventata ormai un’esigenza</b>. Per quante vantaggiose e idealmente illimitate sembrino le proposte avanzate dai vari …

10 TED Talks that will make you smarter about business

Thought leaders from around the world discuss how to be a more effective leader, how to motivate yourself and your employees, and how to launch a successful business.<p>Each one challenges conventional notions about the way we work.<p>We rounded up 10 talks that will make you a smarter, more curious, and …