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The Art of Intrapreneurship

"<i>The entrepreneur is essentially a visualizer and an actualizer. He can visualize something, and when visualizes it he sees exactly how to make it</i> …

Establish Credibility in a New Job

Confessions of a Newspaper Ad Exec

The woes of the newspaper world in digital media are well known: a decimated subscription base, lower ad revenue and declining relevance.<p>Newspapers …

A Better Way to Think About Your Business Model

The business model canvas — as opposed to the traditional, intricate business plan — helps organizations conduct structured, tangible, and strategic conversations around new businesses or existing ones. Leading global companies like GE, P&G, and Nestlé use the canvas to manage strategy or create …

Para las agencias de publicidad el video online ya es más efectivo que la publicidad en televisión

El 75% de las agencias de publicidad que han participado en la encuesta de BrightRoll, creen que el vídeo es igual o más efectivo que la televisión, …

Flan Tres Leches Cake

Before I say anything else, I have to make sure you understand that this post contains a recipe for a <i>Flan Tres Leches Cake</i>. Like, Flan <i>and</i> Tres Leches …

Most Audacious Companies: Coursera | Inc.com

There are 195 countries in the world. Coursera has users in every one of them. Not bad for a start-up that's just one year old.<p>Founded by Andrew Ng and Daphne Koller, two computer science professors at Stanford University, Coursera is an online platform that lets people take free online courses …

The ‘startup visa’: Why Canada made it a priority & why the U.S. should too

<i>This is a guest post by Boris Wertz</i><p>On Thursday, March 28, Canada announced that a new startup visa program would begin accepting applications.<p>Governments can be notorious for slow change, especially in the eyes of entrepreneurs who move at an incredibly fast-pace. But Canada’s federal government …

Imagine K12: ‘In just 2 years, 10% of U.S. teachers are using our startups’ products’ (interview)

The founders of Silicon Valley-based accelerator Imagine K12 believe we are amid a radical transformation in education.<p>Rather than teaching in batches, educators are looking for ways to help individual students learn. Imagine K12 believes one of its startups will produce the next great innovation …

This startup hacks the brain to help make you a better athlete

For a golfer trying to perfect his or her swing, there are several ways to be like Tiger Woods: You can hire a coach, enroll in a school, buy books …

We Chat with Chef Nick Anderer of Maialino

"Everybody throws around that word 'foodie,' but that word doesn't exist in Italy. Because if you had to define it for an Italian person, "Oh, it's someone who's passionate about food, and always thinking about food and wine and what their next meal's gonna be," an Italian would be like, 'Well, …

Unfazed By Bitcoin’s Wild Swings And Mysterious Origins, Silicon Valley VCs Place Their Bets

Bitcoin’s record highs and the ensuring surge in hacking attempts and thefts may be grabbing headlines. However, beneath the chaos, Silicon Valley’s best-known venture firms are finally starting to make real bets around the crypto-currency.<p>The price of a single bitcoin had more than quintupled to …

Resilience in Challenging Times—4 tips for staying in the game

You walk into a bank. There are 50 customers inside. Suddenly a robber runs in and fires off one shot. The bullet hits you in the right arm. Quick: …

Roasted Slap Fries with Srirachannaise Recipe on Food52

Could mobile payments market really be worth $630 billion in five years?

Mobile payments have long been dogged by business model challenges, but according to a recent report momentum is growing and could make that market …

Walmart Is Allegedly Considering A Customer-To-Customer Delivery Service

Walmart, king of big-box and the world’s largest retailer by revenue, is considering a new delivery plan that would have in-store customers deliver packages to online buyers, Reuters reports. In exchange, the customers making deliveries would receive a discount off their shopping bills.<p>The new …

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How Data Can Forge a Stronger Bond with Your Board<p>Data belongs in everyone's hands<p>What's powering the growth of European Wax Center? Data.<p>Paying …

Mascarpone, Strawberry, and Basil Grilled Cheese Sandwiches Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients4 slices honey wheat bread2 tablespoons softened mascarpone cheeseHoney, for drizzling4 to 6 large ripe strawberries, …

Homemade Steak Sauce

March 26, 2013 by Laurie McNamara<p><i>This easy homemade steak sauce is so much better than store bought. Next time you grill steaks, smother your steak</i> …

Psyched. Event w Pipeworks Brewery n Xoco=huge success. GREAT beer.Every1 loved all the free tastes:beer,tacos,tortas

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