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Is $70 Billion Too Much To Pay For Salesforce.com? Maybe

A couple of thoughts about the reported <i>pas de deux</i> between Salesforce.com and Microsoft.<p>Let’s assume that CNBC’s David Faber is right that there were serious talks between the companies and that the talks broke down over price. Salesforce.com CEO Mark Benioff wanted a premium. That’s his job. …

Great polylingual apps for absorbing new languages

Learning a new language has never been easier with the help of a variety of different language apps. Whether you’re a beginner looking to learn a few …

The best iPhone apps for learning Math

If you or one of your children is having a hard time with Math, then you need to check out our list of the best iPhone apps for learning Math.<p>This …

3 Ways To Grow Your Business With LinkedIn - Jeffbullas's Blog

Let me ask you a question: Do you ever feel like everyone in your industry is doing the same thing? Everyone’s newsletters look the same. Everyone’s …

Cursive Writing Wizard: Help your child grow their cursive skills with this fun and engaging educational tool

The art of writing in cursive is something we all learned in elementary school, but perhaps have grown out of a bit. Whether you want to relive those …

These Website Mistakes Are Costing You Money (Infographic)

1 min read<p>Your business’s website is your window to the world: It’s how you find customers and how they find you. And if you try to pinch pennies on the maintenance and upkeep of that window, you could be costing your business a fair amount of revenue.<p>Is your business’s website optimized for …

Small Business

8 Ways to Become a Better Boss

No one intends to be a bad boss. Some just don't know any better. Here are 10 tips that will help any boss improve.<p>Some get to be boss by luck and others earn their way into the driver's seat. Unfortunately, many people become a boss without getting proper training to manage. There is no sinister …

Entrepreneurship

The Creature from Jekyll Island

• <b>Author:</b> G. Edward Griffin<p>This is the classic exposé of the Fed that has become one of the best-selling books in its category of all time. Where does money come from? Where does it go? Who makes it? The money magician's secrets are unveiled. Here is a close look at their mirrors and smoke machines, …

Everyone Communicates, Few Connect

• <b>Author:</b> John C. Maxwell<p>Only one thing stands between you and success.<p>It isn't experience.<p>It isn't talent.<p>World-renowned leadership expert John C. Maxwell says if you want to succeed, you must learn how to connect with people. And while it may seem like some folks are just born with it, the fact is …

14 things successful people do on weekends: http://onforb.es/1gsLHPb #forbesgreatesthits

11 Questions Every Entrepreneur Must Be Able to Answer

And this isn't just a one-time exercise--these are the questions you should be asking yourself and your team constantly.<p>As a serial entrepreneur--I founded digital creative agency Ciplex and more recently the social greeting card company Open Me--I'm constantly striving to improve the businesses …

Marketing

Top 40 Buffett-isms: Inspiration To Become A Better Investor

When you hear Warren Buffett speak or read Berkshire Hathaway’s annual letters to shareholders you can always take away a few words of wisdom. Buffett’s message is simple, you don’t have to be an investing guru or know anything about finance to be a successful investor. Focus on good companies with …

5 Money-Saving Tips Online Retailers Hope You Don't Know

I've been writing about personal finance topics — or what I refer to as "how to live your best life on a budget" — for about three years now. As a …

10 surprising things about how our brains work: http://f-st.co/AGdYi6J Stress can change the size of our brains. We tend to like people who make mistakes more. You can make your brain think time is going slowly by doing new things.

The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective Teens

• <b>Author:</b> Sean Covey<p>Being a teenager is both wonderful and challenging. In <i>The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens,</i> author Sean Covey applies the timeless principles of the 7 Habits to teens and the tough issues and life-changing decisions they face. In an entertaining style, Covey provides a …

The Lean Startup

Seth's Blog

Google implements local business AdWords to Maps on Android and iOS

Love 'em, ignore 'em or pay a buck to get rid of them, mobile ads are more than just a waste of space, they're almost a necessary evil. To that effect, Google Maps is populating its search results with local -- and hopefully relevant -- AdWords starting today. Let's say you're looking for a …

E-commerce in South Africa 2013: An Overview

4 Pillars Of Successful Brand Building From HootSuite CEO Ryan Holmes

HootSuite CEO Ryan Holmes shares the key areas he focused on to build HootSuite’s brand from scrappy startup to globally recognized social-media tool.<p>As an entrepreneur, one of the biggest challenges you will face will be building your brand. The ultimate goal is to set your company and your brand …

Social Media

Carla Lowe

Carla Lowe

Carla Lowe

Carla Lowe

Carla Lowe

The Era of Business Cards Is Dead

The paper business card has lost its significance--and utility. Check out a few digital alternatives designed to make networking easier.<p>It's time to ask yourself: How many business cards have you collected that never again see the light of day?<p>Seriously. This is an important question.<p>My mentor Tom …

Networking