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Outlook for Mac 2016 Gaining Delivery Notifications, Send Later Option, and More

Microsoft today announced that it's implementing several new features in Outlook for Mac, all of which have been highly requested by its Office 365 subscribers. Timed emails, delivery notifications, email templates, and more are being added to the Mac software.<p>With a new Send Later feature, Outlook …

Culture Digs

Uncover your organization's culture and values.<p>Use Culture Digs to Explore Your Organization's Culture and Values!<p>Today's most important competitive …

Consulting

Don’t Fuck Up the Culture

On Monday, October 21, 2013, I sent this letter to our entire team at Airbnb. I have decided to publish this in the event it is helpful to …

Peter Thiel

5 Things That Can Instantly Ruin Your Company's Culture | Inc.com

Could a toxic company culture be sabotaging your business's success? Just as a positive culture can boost morale and a company's bottom line, a negative environment can lead to a company's downfall. Says Paul Mandell, founder and CEO of Consero, a company that hosts high-level events for senior …

General Motors

8 Potential Battery Breakthroughs

Even with plenty of 2015 left, it is a safe bet that the Tesla Powerwall launch in May will be energy storage’s biggest moment this year. The …

Clean Energy

Bracing your financial portfolio for climate change

China’s stock market is in free fall, the fed is getting ready to hike interest rates and crude oil’s sharp decline just hit the $40-a-barrel …

Investing

Capturing solar energy to deliver 'microgrid' power to remote towns in Western Australia

September 2, 2015 • Media Release<p>MEDIA RELEASE<p><b>Remote locations such as Marble Bar and Nullagine in Western Australia, towns which are not connected</b> …

Clean Energy

The Economics of Renewable Energy: Falling Costs and Rising Employment

The general public perception of renewable energy is often in terms of saving the environment and reducing global carbon dioxide emissions. While it is true that renewable energy provides great environmental benefits and may yet prove to be our main hope for decarbonization, it is just as true and …

U.S. buyers scoop up Brazilian ethanol amid RIN revival | Reuters

NEW YORK, June 15 (Reuters) - Oil traders are rushing to import ethanol from Brazil for the first time this year after U.S. regulators moved to increase use of advanced biofuel, opening a wide spread in the niche biofuel credits market.<p>The premium for Renewable Identification Number, or RIN, …

Environmentalism

Is Algae The Next Sustainable Biofuel?

<i>This article was originally published in December 2013 on the Energy Realities blog.</i><p>Algae have all the right ingredients for turning carbon dioxide into biofuel, but the precise recipe still needs to be created.<p>A blanket of algae covering a pond or lake often spells trouble for any organisms living …

Biofuel

The streets were paved with algae: a greener material?

The process of surfacing a road isn’t complicated. Layers of asphalt, which is composed mostly of bitumen (a byproduct of crude oil distillation), are poured over an aggregate of crushed stone and sand; the asphalt acts as a glue, binding the mixture together to form asphalt concrete.<p>Maintaining …

Sustainability

World’s biggest solar tower + storage plant to begin generation this month

The world’s first large scale solar tower and storage facility is scheduled to start electricity production within the next two weeks, with full …

Apple's Market Capitalization Hits Record $700 Billion

Apple's stock continues its strong recent performance, hitting another milestone today with a market capitalization of $700 billion and once again setting a new standard as the highest market cap in history before pulling back slightly. The mark comes less than two weeks after Apple's market cap …

Why Zuck and other successful men wear the same thing every day

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took a bit of gentle ribbing during a Q&A session that was live streamed earlier this month.<p>One person asked a question …

Why You Need to Create Visions (Not Just Goals)

Recently, I was listening to Andrew Ferebee's "Knowledge For Men" podcast (which, by the way, I just love), and Ferebee was interviewing Jordan Belfort, the man who <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> is based on. I was blown away by something Belfort said regarding goals versus visions. In part, Belfot said, …

How 21 Big Tech Companies Got Their Names

Tech company names<p>The expression ‘what’s in a name’ – or the slightly more poetic ‘a rose by any other name’ – means, essentially, that a name doesn’t matter. It suggests that it’s the attributes of a person or object that will dictate what it truly is and how it is seen by the world.<p>However, in …

Smashing Shop — Books, eBooks, Conferences and Workshops

Artist Mixes Photo and Illustration to Create Surreal Self-Portraits

Is it still a selfie if you drew half of it?<p>Straight from the realm of "I will never be able to do something this cool" comes the work of Sébastien …

The Most Entertaining Guide to Landing Page Optimization You'll Ever Read

Landing pages rule. Blah.<br>Homepages suck. Blah.<br>Do some A/B testing. Blah.<br>Base your optimization strategy on customer feedback. Blah.<p><b>All of those</b> …

Pencil on paper drawings by Nicola Alessandrini

A selection of bizarre pencil on paper drawings by artist Nicola Alessandrini.<p>Nicola Alessandrini is an Italian artist, designer, and illustrator. He …

Digital Art

4 Account Management Lessons for Agency Professionals

About the Blog<p>The Marketing Agency Insider blog serves up a mix of original and curated content, industry news, interviews, case studies and more on …

6 Ideas for Epic Business Blog Posts

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I hate to say it, but at least 95 percent of business blogs are absolute crap. In some cases, these sites fail because they’re rarely updated, but most of the time, the Achilles heel most business bloggers face is developing content …

3 Strategies to Keep Your Website Relevant to Google

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Just after Google announced that its new search algorithm, Hummingbird, had taken flight, SEO professionals began trying to figure out what it meant for them and their clients. Hummingbird marks the biggest overhaul of the algorithm since …

Q&A with Rand Fishkin,Wizard of Moz -- one of the seasoned professionals and marketing masters set to take the stage next month at the first ever Marketing Land Digital Marketing Summit: http://mklnd.com/1ffTObL

Interactivity, Dynamics, Animations: Fresh Examples of Non-Static Websites

Non-static websites is totally not a brand-new concept. At the beginning it was flash-powered websites that impressed us with its fantastic …