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Learning Vs. Earning At Work: A Value Comparison

When you take a job, they give you resources like money in exchange for your resources, like time. Here’s how you can know if you’re striking the right deal.<p>Let’s play a career-path hypothetical: You can either take a low-paying gig where you’ll <i>learn</i> tons, or a stultifying stop where you’ll <i>earn</i> …

How to find the safest possible place for your money

We explain how the Financial Services Compensation Scheme works, and look at other "safe havens" for your money.<p>Could the Government help itself to the money in your bank account? It's probably unlikely, and in any event amounts below the guaranteed limit of £85,000 would surely be safe. So the …

Finance

A new study finds what we all suspected. There is no god. And some people are skating by... and loving it. Your Lazy Coworkers Are Happier Than You Are: http://trib.al/9HJHsoY Can you relate to this?

Mark Cuban owes his career to a run-in with a horrible boss at 25 http://bit.ly/113oAkg Two office tyrants tried to stanch the young billionaire-to-be's initiative. Instead of falling in line, Mark Cuban set out on his own. The rest--a storied tech career, ownership of the Dallas Mavericks and $2.4 billion--is history.

6 companies thriving on our extended winter

With flood warnings and severe snow fall, it is unsurprising that companies lament the bad weather and their plunging profits. In a country where …

These are the 10 qualities that matter if you want to be a super achiever: http://bit.ly/114Dg2E No matter how diverse their goals or crafts, these super-achievers shared many of the same habits. How can you follow in their footsteps? These are the 10 qualities that will set you apart.

How I took the leap from corporate top to starting my own business

In 2007, I was on the fast track for one of the UK’s largest banks and all was going swimmingly. I had experienced no glass ceiling, been promoted on …

How the Harlem Shake caused an unfair dismissal

You may have heard of the latest global internet dance sensation, the “Harlem Shake”. Perhaps you’ve even participated in one of these 30 second …

The art of the email introduction: 10 rules for emailing busy people http://bit.ly/YTN5fS

Gigaom | Intelligent Content: Soon your media will know you better than you know yourself

Advertisement<p>With the introduction of analytics into the visual design of written content, we are on the cusp of an era of incredible evolution: one …

The 10/10/10 Rule For Tough Decisions

It’s good to sleep on it when there are tough choices to make, but you also need a strategy once you wake up–which is why you should employ the 10/10/10 rule.<p>It’s easy to lose perspective when we’re facing a thorny dilemma. Blinded by the particulars of the situation, we’ll waffle and agonize, …

Closing the sale: Don’t fall at the final hurdle

You also have the expert marketer, who gets the business’s message to as many eyes as possible, or at least into the eyes and minds of the targeted …

How To Pitch Your Tech Project To Us (And Everyone Else!)

By Chris Dannen7 minute Read<p>We are looking for stories about people pushing the limits of software across industries. Every person out there has a …

Left unchecked, burnout can wreak havoc on your health, happiness, relationships and job performance. 10 signs you're burning out, and what to do about it: http://bit.ly/10svn3q

5 Philosophies To Keep Creative Minds Clicking

Creativity is tough to come by, so we want to make sure it flows as easily as possible. LifeKraze CEO Ben Wagner explains a few of his team’s secrets for keeping those inspired juices flowing.<p>The LifeKraze team consists of software developers and designers working alongside sales and biz dev, so …

How Do You Enjoy A Downpour Without Getting Wet? Welcome To The Rain Room

The creators of the popular Rain Room exhibit talk about making it rain–on demand.<p>After the wettest summer in living memory, the Rain Room, a new art installation at London arts center The Barbican, promises what must be every Briton’s dream: a chance to control a torrential downpour of rain. The …

Tesco: 1 of the biggest investors in food and retail

“The outlet is no different to any of our other locations,” Euphorium operations director, Andrew Green told British Baker in January, when the …

Google+ expands sign-in tool to thousands more sites

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Google(s goog) has announced a new partnership with two companies that provide social sign-in tools to a wide range of major …

There is real value in communication online

This value is relationships built on trust and awarness of the company and its procedures, through a transparency and humanization.This is something …

Gigaom | Cord cutter alert: Aereo in talks with Dish and AT&T to expand TV-on-the-go

Advertisement<p>Aereo, the controversial service that lets people watch and record TV on their mobile devices, is discussing partnership arrangements …