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After furious users complained, LinkedIn brought back this important tool

Earlier this week, LinkedIn changed the way it allowed users to download the contact information for all of their connections.<p>Previously, users could easily export a spreadsheet file almost instantly, but with the new methodology they had to download all of their LinkedIn data at once, a process …

LinkedIn

5 Gmail hacks you shouldn’t have to live another day without

If you’re old enough to remember what email was like before Google came along and launched Gmail, you know just how impressive and capable Google’s …

Toshiba just lost its CEO to a huge accounting scandal

Toshiba Corp (tosyy) said Tuesday its chief executive and president Hisao Tanaka will step down after an independent investigation found he had been …

9 Untapped Ideas to Promote Your Local Business Online

Many small business owners and entrepreneurs don’t even suspect how local SEO is important to market your business and they are not involved in it at …

The Proper Method to Resurrect a Wet Phone With Rice

Even if a wet cell phone seems dead, there's a good chance it can be resuscitated as long as you act fast. This is a DIY moment: Your phone's warranty probably doesn't cover water damage.<p><b>Q: If I get my phone wet, what's the best way to bring it back to life?</b><p><b>A:</b> Even if a wet cell phone seems dead, …

15 tips to make you a Dropbox master

Dropbox has made a name for itself by delivering on a simple promise: nearly instant access to the files you need on any device, as long as you have an internet connection.<p>Even in 2015, many are still getting used to storing their personal data in the cloud. It's easy to not think about saving your …

iCloud

6 brilliant Siri tricks you didn’t know existed

When Apple first introduced Siri back in 2011, it was an interesting concept plagued by limited functionality. But in typical fashion, Apple over the …

Top 20 Countries Found to Have the Most Cybercrime

Have you ever wondered which countries face the most cybercrime? If you have ever wondered which countries have the most cybercrime, then you may be …

Bikini Model Slaps Presenter After He Grabbed Her Bum On Live TV

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19 DIYS to Make Your House Smell Amazing

Who doesn’t love coming home to a nice-smelling space? A good home fragrance acts like an accessory and adds character, making your space feel extra homey. However, constantly buying candles and air fresheners can start getting expensive, and lots of them are actually polluting your home with …

Herbs

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Sleep experts share their favorite trick for a better night's rest

It’s no secret that a good night’s sleep is important. In fact, new research shows that a solid seven hours is the minimum we need for good health.<p>But, for some of us, those seven hours are spent tossing and turning. We count sheep. We try to relax — and nothing.<p>Before losing all hope, it’s …

The 8 Most Underrated Fat-Loss Tips

It's hard <i>not</i> to hear the voices. With so many Americans overweight—about two-thirds of us, actually—we're constantly bombarded with messages to lose …

My life has not been the same since I started using this amazing meditation app

Like many stressed out New Yorkers, I'm on a desperate and ongoing quest to silence the voice in my head.<p>It has a lot to say.<p>I need to work harder, I need to do laundry tonight, I need to be more polite, I can't forget to bring my lunch to work tomorrow, when does the next 'Avengers' movie come …

Meditation

6 sample questions employers ask to assess your personality

At least three-quarters of companies with more than 100 employees use personality assessments for external hiring — and that number is steadily growing.<p>These tests are used to gauge traits such as competence, work ethic, and emotional intelligence.<p>We reached out to Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Ph.D., …

Personality

Do you have ‘enemies within’ holding your organisation hostage

Too many organisations believe their biggest threats come from outside but actually the most pressing issues faced right now are internal. Many …

Uber

Government Agencies Have Trouble Hiring Experts Who Can Fend Off Hackers

The government has known for years about a cyber security "skills gap" among its employees.<p>The resignation of the head of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management in the wake of a staggering cyber attack by hackers thought to be operating in China leaves deep-seated cyber security problems at the …

Cybersecurity

8 Ways Small Businesses Can Build an Email List Faster

We learned something very promising about small business marketing while researching the 2015 State of Small Business Report: About 46% of businesses are using email marketing.<p>Email marketing has one of the highest returns on investment of any marketing tactic. It’s also top-rated for retaining …

Digital Marketing

Background Check Error Enabled Dylann Roof to Buy Gun

Dylann Roof, who allegedly shot and killed nine people last month in a Charleston, S.C. church, was able to buy his gun due to an error in the …

The 7 Best Food Combinations for Weight Loss

Would you pay top dollar for a comedy performance by...Peele? Or expect a great film from a singular Coen brother? Or rock to the sounds of just one …

How to Make Your Product Go Viral Without Any Marketing

The best items are discovered through word-of-mouth.<p>Sriracha is the number one example of word of mouth advertising.<p>Also known as word of mouth influence, it's an amazing way to get your product out there when you're small business marketing. Think about it: you've heard of sriracha, right? Of …

Marketing

Best new iOS gaming round-up

Are you colorblind? Can you use words to create giant bears? And how would you like to kill celebrites with a cat shooting lasers? What the heck are …

9 Clever Ways to Automate Your Small Business with IFTTT

IFTTT (If This, Then That) is a free online tool that automates actions between websites, apps, smartphones, gadgets and more.Want your tagged …

Social Media Marketing

Forget 'Exit Interviews.' Here's Why You Should Conduct Stay Interviews Instead.

So, another employee is about to leave your employ: But rather than focus on an exit interview to find out why this individual is leaving, think about conducting “stay interviews” instead, and find out why existing employees are <i>staying</i> with you. <i></i>Knowing the answers can help you build a better …

Employment

Want a Loyal Team?

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What the color of a logo tells you about a company

If you are building a company that depends on making people feel sexy and sophisticated, it’s probably going to confuse your consumers if you your logo is bright green.<p>That’s because different colors are associated with different feelings.<p>Green conveys organic growth, the earth, nature, or feelings …

Logos

Communicating a Corporate Vision to Your Team

Amit* manages a team of 40 people around the globe for a massive tech company. After months of furiously working on a new product to be the first to market, his boss told him that the company’s strategy had shifted. The product’s launch plans were then delayed, and competitors began gobbling up …

20 words you should never put on your résumé

While many large companies use automated résumé screener software to cut down the initial pool of job applicants, loading your résumé with meaningless buzzwords is not the smartest way to get noticed.<p>"Nearly everyone is guilty of using buzzwords from time to time, but professionals are evaluated …

Employment