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Urlaubsgeld an der Börse nebenbei verdienen: Clevere KI-Strategie holt wieder 21 Prozent

So geht Börse heute: Mit dem AktienSensor Deutschland lassen Anleger künstliche Intelligenz für sich arbeiten - mit unbestreitbarem Erfolg. Allein …

Finanzen

Affinity Designer for iPad: 20+ getting started tips and tricks [Video]

After using Affinity Designer on iPad, I can confidently say that there aren’t many apps of a similar echelon in the App Store. The companion app to Affinity Photo, Designer is a vector illustration app that can operate as an outright Adobe Illustrator replacement for many graphic artists.<p>In this …

17 Simple Truths That Will Improve Your Life and Make You Incredibly Successful

Memorize these words, and work their meaning into your life. Then, watch the results.<p>There is no single secret to success. If there were, and if it were straightforward or easy, everybody would do it. But everybody doesn't do it.<p>That said, there are certainly habits and strategies that can make …

Mark Twain

Mit 45 aufhören zu arbeiten? So könnte der Ausstieg klappen

Sucht man bei Amazon nach Büchern über das Schlagwort "Finanzielle Freiheit", findet man schnell fast 1000 Bücher. Hinzu kommen im Netz haufenweise …

When You Start a New Job, Pay Attention to These 5 Aspects of Company Culture

When you join an organization, you have a short window of time to adapt to its culture. It’s the old 90-day rule. And we know too many talented individuals who have stumbled in their new company because they failed to read the cultural tea leaves. This happens because most organizations don’t …

'Daemon X Machina' Is The Spiritual Successor To Classic 'Armored Core' We've All Been Waiting For

One of the nicest surprises at this year’s E3 is a new mecha game by Marvelous for the Switch called <i>Daemon X Machina</i>. Featuring many of the staff that made the classic <i>Armored Core</i> games so great, this looks like it could be very good indeed.<p>To give a bit of context here, the classic <i>Armored Core</i> …

Kompass: Das sind die besten Fertighaus-Hersteller

Fertighäuser erfreuen sich in Deutschland großer Beliebtheit. Jedes fünfte Ein- oder Zweifamiliengebäude wird hierzulande aus vorgefertigten …

Die 10 wichtigsten Eigenschaften für Bewerber

Egal ob Softwareschmiede oder öffentlich rechtlicher Rundfunk: Anspruchsvolle Arbeitgeber setzen bei Bewerbern oft dieselben Eigenschaften voraus. …

Wirtschaft

The Key To Presenting To Senior Executives

A common refrain I hear from professionals who are climbing in their careers and starting to get more visibility in their companies is that they do not know how to effectively present to the C-Suite and other senior executives.<p>They have spent their careers presenting project updates and briefings …

Management

See How This Couple Built Their Mobile Tiny Home For Just $30K

At 204 square feet, this DIY tiny home on wheels is fully functional and even features a nifty gear room.<p>When Washington–based couple Robert and Samantha Garlow decided to downsize to a mobile dwelling, they knew instantly that they wanted to build the home themselves. To document their DIY …

The Future of Human Work Is Imagination, Creativity, and Strategy

It seems beyond debate: Technology is going to replace jobs, or, more precisely, the <i>people</i> holding those jobs. Few industries, if any, will be untouched.<p>Knowledge workers will not escape. Recently, the CEO of Deutsche Bank predicted that half of its 97,000 employees could be replaced by robots. One …

6 Ways to Look More Confident During a Presentation

Several years ago, colleagues and I were invited to predict the results of a start-up pitch contest in Vienna, where 2,500 tech entrepreneurs were competing to win thousands of euros in funds. We observed the presentations, but rather than paying attention to the ideas the entrepreneurs were …

Try These Low-Cost Ideas For Using Video In Your Content Marketing

Video is an essential tool to have in your content marketing toolbox. Just look at these statistics:<p>Including a video on a landing page can increase conversion by 80%.<br>• Video in an email can increase click-through rate by 200 to 300%.<br>• YouTube’s mobile video consumption increases 100% every year.<p>One …

Marketing

Criteo: Das sind die Gewinner des Performance Marketing Awards

70 Einreichungen konnte der Award bei seiner dritten Auflage verzeichnen, 20 mehr als in den Vorjahren. "Die signifikant gestiegene Zahl der …

Marketing

Blockchain Could Make the Insurance Industry Much More Transparent

While Edward Lloyd is largely credited with commercializing the insurance industry, with the creation of his namesake firm, Lloyd’s, over 330 years ago, the original concept of spreading risk (or “mutualizing”) goes back even further. Hundreds of years before Lloyd’s was formed, Chinese merchants …

How to create the perfect résumé, according to a CEO and former Googler

<b>• Résumé tips often focus on mistakes to avoid.</b><p><b>• But Google alum and WayUp CEO Liz Wessel has a recommendation for what you should do that could help your résumé stand out.</b><p><b>• She said you're going to need to avoid generic descriptions.</b><p>A résumé is basically a first impression in document form. So you …

Employment

Big Data And AI: 30 Amazing (And Free) Public Data Sources For 2018

Machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchains, predictive analytics – all amazing technologies which have promised to revolutionize business and society.<p>They are useless, however, without data. Fortunately for businesses and organizations which don’t have the resources to methodically …

Machine Learning

Answer This Interview Question Right, And You've Got The Job

There is one interview question that can hold the key to your getting the job, if you know how to use it.<p>The interview question is “Tell me about yourself!”<p>This question is incredibly important because it opens a portal. You can walk through the portal, take control of the interview and end up …

67% Of Presenters Are Making This Huge Mistake, And It's Ruining Their Presentations

We’ve all experienced the pain of having to listen to, and sit through, a terrible presentation. Maybe the presenter was just awful. Maybe the performance was as dry as sand. But most likely, the presentation just completely missed the mark in terms of giving us the information we were hoping to …

Public Speaking

Ten Skills Every Manager Needs -- But 90% Of Managers Lack

Dear Liz,<p>I’m the Training Manager in a great firm. I have developed and delivered customer service training, communication skills training and several other courses, but now I have a new and bigger challenge. My CEO asked me to develop an in-house leadership development program. I’m very excited …

Leadership

This engineer created a fool-proof plan to overcome shyness — and it led her to jobs at Apple, Google, and now Microsoft

A couple of months ago, Sophia Velastegui was approached with an exciting job offer: To become the general manager of Microsoft's artificial intelligence product unit.<p>She began the job in December. It was another pinnacle career move for the star engineer, named to Business Insider's list of the …

Public Speaking

iPhone growth becoming less predictable, analyst says, as Apple relies increasingly on services revenue

UBS has shared a new analyst note today describing some of the challenges and opportunities Apple faces as the iPhone hits maturity. In addition to a greater dependency on services for revenue, UBS believes the predictability of Apple’s quarterly performance is noticeably decreasing.<p>After Apple’s …

You Don’t Have to Be a Data Scientist to Fill This Must-Have Analytics Role

It’s no secret that organizations have been increasingly turning to advanced analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) to improve decision-making across business processes — from research and design to supply chain and risk management.<p>Along the way, there’s been plenty of literature and executive …

11 things successful people do in the first 3 months at a new job

You landed the job. Congrats!<p>Now it's time to make your boss love you by becoming a star employee. Start with these 11 things successful people do to make the most of the first three months in a new position.

Success

Crypto Valley: Warum es viele Fintech-Startups in die Schweiz zieht

Anzeige. Die Schweiz scheint der restlichen Welt in Sachen Finanzregulation und Kryptowährungen voraus zu sein. Wie das Land sich zum europäischen …

Wirtschaft

How To Answer 'Where Do You See Yourself In Five Years?'

Dear Liz,<p>I hate to go to a job interview and get the question “Where do you see yourself in five years?” It’s such a stupid question. Who cares where I see myself in five years, considering nobody is going to make me a five-year-long job offer?<p>Is it really any of their business what I want to be …

Bitcoin Price Rises as Cryptocurrencies Rally | Investopedia

A deal with Moneygram Transfer International (MGI) helped Ripple recoup some of its gains yesterday. According to the deal’s terms, Moneygram will …

Ten Things Recruiters Look For In Your LinkedIn Profile

Dear Liz,<p>I get updates from LinkedIn that tell me how many people have looked at my profile.<p>The number is climbing, so that’s good. I assume that some of these visitors to my LinkedIn page are recruiters. I hope so!<p>What are recruiters looking for in a LinkedIn profile?<p>Thanks Liz!<p>Yours,<p>Beatrice<p><i>Watch</i> …

Steve Jobs Practiced 1 Habit That Turned Good Presentations Into Great Ones

The best CEO presenters follow one rule that made Steve Jobs a master showman.<p>Steve Jobs was a master showman. In my opinion, Jobs was the best business storyteller of our time. Every product launch was brilliantly performed. Every move, demo, image and slide was in sync and beautifully …