Matt Kelly

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7 Harsh Truths That Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur | Inc.com

I'm not sure who originally shared the quote below, but it's one of the best summaries of business ownership I've ever come across:<p><i>"Entrepreneurship is crazy. One day you feel like you're on top of the world, and the next day you want to die."</i><p>These experiences are two sides of the same coin. …

Entrepreneurship

Why firing my best designer was my smartest business decision

Three years ago I decided to start a design firm from my college dorm room. Since then, we've grown to become boogie<b>,</b> a design-driven social media agency with a team of eight working out of two offices in Albany and Brooklyn.<p>As with any business, we've had our ups and downs, but one of the most …

Business Development

Steve Blank On Why Most Startups Fail, And It's Got Nothing To Do With Technology

When well-known entrepreneur Steve Blank took the stage at Qualcomm’s San Diego headquarters last week, it felt a little like a rock star was in the house. The audience was chock full of current and aspiring startup founders, many of them engineers (this was Qualcomm’s stage, after all….).<p>Blank is …

Startups

How to Learn Coding Online ? ~ 13+ Excellent Programming Resources

Learning “<b>How to Code ?</b>” had to be simpler but unfortunately it isn’t so. When newbie coders start to learn coding from scratch, the complex codes …

Learn Key Computer Science Concepts with These Everyday Analogies

What’s the difference between computer science and programming? How do you explain Big Data to a non-technical person? Sometimes, everyday analogies …

Programming

This Myers-Briggs Personality Type Earns a Higher Income

It’s been suggested that in order for people to succeed at certain jobs, they need to have the right kind of personality type for whatever career …

How To Think Like An App Designer

At some point I felt stuck in a kind of repetitive work cycle: I had found a formula, an almost surefire way of designing, that enabled me to deliver …

Web Design

5 Ways To Appear More Like An Expert - Rather Than A Narcissist - In The Digital Age

Whether you’re selling vacuum cleaners or you’re offering consulting services, consumers want to buy from someone with proven expertise. The good news is, today’s digital world allows you to declare that you’re an expert with relative ease. The bad news is, you’ll be competing to gain attention in …

Digital Age

The 1-Page Financial Plan: 10 Tips for Getting What You Want From Life

Carl Richards is well-acquainted with money-mistakes — not only because of his work as a certified financial planner, but also because of his personal experience.<p>During the last housing bubble, Richards moved to a new city, was swept up by the frothy housing market and bought a $575,000 house — …

Personal Finance

Mark Cuban's 12 Essential Rules For Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

Over the past 30 years, billionaire "Shark Tank" investor and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has not only built his own companies but invested in over 120 others.<p>In his book "How to Win at the Sport of Business," he breaks down a checklist for new entrepreneurs. We explain the "Twelve Cuban …

Entrepreneurship

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The Strangest Black Holes in the Universe

Photo Credit: Alain R. | Wikimedia Commons<p>Slide 1 of 21<p>Introduction<p>Black holes are gigantic cosmic monsters, exotic objects whose gravity is so …

Universe

NASA wants to grab a chunk of asteroid and move it into the moon's orbit

WASHINGTON — NASA is aiming to launch a rocket to an asteroid in five years and grab a boulder off of it — a stepping stone and training mission for …

Dwarf galaxy that reveals the history of the universe

The first galaxies were formed some 13.3 billion years ago, mainly composed of hydrogen and helium, the primary elements that emerged from the Big …

Universe

100 Terrific Tools for Coders & Developers

Coding… the world runs on it these days. Want job security? Become a developer. Want fame and fortune? Learn to code!<p><i>This post is #26 in DailyTekk’s</i> …

What I’ve learned so far about software development

Somewhere within 20 feet, It’s a safe bet to assume there’s a cell phone nearby. That device, with all of its memory, CPU registers, and pixels, is …

Hubble Space Telescope

Code Schools: Right Path For Professional Programmers?

For students and CIOs alike, the question is whether code schools offer a ticket into the high-tech world.<p>7 Android Apps We Love For Work<p>(Click image …

Business Technology