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Helpful Infographics Visualize Complex Branches of Math and Science

Click to enlarge<p>It's often easy to get stuck into a narrow view of what a particular field of study entails, but as Dominic Walliman reveals in his impressive science infographics, there's much more than meets the eye when thinking of particular STEM subjects. Walliman demonstrates the diversity …

EXAME

Estatísticos, psicólogos e engenheiros dedicam-se há mais de uma década a uma das metas mais ambiciosas da gigante de tecnologia <b>Google</b>, segunda …

10 Gmail extensions that can boost your productivity

There’s a reason Gmail has become so popular — it’s free, it’s easy to use and it keeps evolving. To top it all off, Gmail offers even more improvements through the use of extensions, which are optional, user-installed upgrades that add new features or improve on features that already exist within …

How the Data That Internet Companies Collect Can Be Used for the Public Good

A new year has arrived, along with the usual air of optimism. Yet the 21st century is already shaping up to be a challenging one. From climate change to terrorism, the difficulties confronting policy makers are unprecedented in their variety, but also in their complexity. Our existing policy tool …

5 Rare Signs That Prove You Were Meant to Lead People | Inc.com

A quick Google search of the word <i>leadership</i> gave me about 376 million results. And while it wouldn't give me the total for "leadership books" (if anyone knows, leave it in the comments), the same search on Amazon landed me with more than 100,000 possibilities.<p>With endless resources, the question of …

Google Search

The To-Do List Method That Finally Got My Life In Order

Who knew graph paper could make such a difference?<p>You’ve probably heard by now about the life-changing magic of a functional to-do list. <i>You’ll be</i> …

4 dicas para começar a usar inteligência artificial na sua empresa

Gartner lista recomendações para ‘early adopters’ da tecnologia<p>A implementação significativa de <b>inteligência artificial</b> (AI, na sigla em inglês) está …

6 Ways Truly Effective Leaders Deliver Feedback

Stay focused. Listen carefully. Be compassionate.<p>I'll never forget one of the first courses I took at Wharton, where I was studying for my MBA many years ago. It was a course on leadership taught by Professor Stewart Friedman, founding director of the Wharton Leadership Program, and author of …

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

The 5 Clustering Algorithms Data Scientists Need to Know

Clustering is a Machine Learning technique that involves the grouping of data points. Given a set of data points, we can use a clustering algorithm …

5 Steps to Great a 1:1 Meeting | Inc.com

The concept of a 1:1 meeting is simple: a recurring dedicated conversation where a manager catches up with each of his or her direct reports. It's a simple concept, but many managers don't put much thought into them--or don't do them at all.<p>We know that bad managers can drive away top talent, so …

Employment

How A New Twist On An Old School Paper Notebook Can Help You Be More Productive In 2018 | Inc.com

Given the central role technology has in our digital age, there is always a lot of hype around the best new laptop. Some boast about their notebooks being the best for small business. Others speak to how their laptop notebooks are the best fit for your niche work, whether that be a cloud based …

Productivity

7 Surprisingly Simple Steps to Extreme Productivity From the Guy Who Wrote the Book On It | Inc.com

There's a single harsh reality to be reckoned with when it comes to the number of hours in a day, but countless strategies, tips and acronyms abound for getting the most out of each one. The man who literally wrote the book on "extreme productivity" recently distilled his approach down to about …

Time Management

Are You Setting Your Data Scientists Up to Fail?

Getting as much as they can from analytics is critical for companies seeking to monetize their data, become data-driven, and put their data to work. Yet most find this difficult. Indeed, the failure rate of analytics projects remains distressingly high.<p>A key reason for this is that senior managers …

Here's what an effective LinkedIn profile looks like in 2018

Hate to break it to you, but if you're treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned Rolodex, you're doing it wrong.<p>Nearly every industry uses LinkedIn to find and vet job candidates, and over 90% of recruiters rely on the site, according to data from the Society of Human Resource Management. So your …

O checklist definitivo para quem vai criar uma startup em 2018

Daí, depois das uvas passas do natal e ano novo, você decidiu que <b>estava na hora de empreender</b>. Essa ideia já havia passado pela sua cabeça antes e …

Finally Starting Your Business This Year? Here's Your Ultimate 12-Point Checklist | Inc.com

It's 2018,and you are really doing it. You have long imagined your product on the endcap at Walmart and practiced what you'll say when Mark Cuban grills you about your competitive edge. But this year, you are finally launching a business. Where do you start? We asked some of the top business minds …

Entrepreneurship

Visualizing the 57 Startups That Became Unicorns in 2017

57 New Unicorns in 2017<p>Collectively, they’re now worth $116.5B<p><i>The Chart of the Week is a weekly Visual Capitalist feature on Fridays.</i><p>For a startup, …

23 startups that became unicorns in 2017, scoring valuations of $1 billion or more

A year ago, the venture capital industry looked like it was going to tighten its belt and bring valuations back to earth. But in 2017, venture investment continued to flow heavily and is on track to match or exceed dollars deployed in 2016, says PitchBook, a database that tracks such deals.<p>Mega …

4 Money-Making Habits That Propelled Sara Blakely, Mark Cuban and Tony Robbins to Phenomenal Success

Success is proportionate to your focus on solving people's problems.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The global elites play a different game. Wealth is not created by wishing, manifesting and burning sage. Concrete plans, committed desire and wondrous persistence are the …

In 2005, Steve Jobs Said These 3 Things That Set Doers Apart From Dreamers | Inc.com

Steve Jobs' had brilliant inventions, innovative designs and an incredibly amazing approach to entrepreneurship. This, among other things, keeps his legacy alive.<p>Years ago, a speech Steve Jobs gave came up on my YouTube feed. I played it not realizing that what he was going to say would soon become …

Entrepreneurship

18 Ways You Can Make Money Right Now

Much is possible with a smartphone and a fast internet connection.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Looking for ways you can make money right now? If things are tight and your back is up against the wall, there's a path forward. In fact, there are many. Especially when it …

8 Things the Smartest Leaders Do to Motivate Their Employees | Inc.com

Whether you've been promoted to management recently or have been at it for ten years or longer, one thing never changes: Human nature -- as in that of your employees -- is often unpredictable. Knowing how to motivate each person on a team can be so frustrating and challenging.<p>But it can be done if …

Employee Engagement

The Top 18 Entrepreneurial Mistakes in Launching and Building Your Startup

If only I could go back in time and avoid a few of the pitfalls of bootstrapping my business!<p>We can’t do that, of course, yet so many of the mistakes …

Entrepreneurship

Why Every Entrepreneur Should Get a Business Credit Card Right Now | Inc.com

One of the most common financial mistakes you can make as an entrepreneur is putting your business spending on a personal credit card. It might be convenient at the time, but, this habit can actually cost you money and maybe more important time.<p>Here are three reasons why you should put your …

Personal Finance

So You Want to Start a Business: What's Your First Move?

Start something -- anything -- where you can learn about entrepreneurship.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some people are entrepreneurs because they always have been. They started out running tiny businesses when they were very young and just learned to do it. Other …

Uma revolução nos empregos vem por aí. Você está preparado?

O que vai mudar de fato? Devemos ser otimistas? Pessimistas? Ninguém sabe ao certo.<p>De tempos em tempos o mundo passa por grandes transformações. …

Startup brasileira CargoX recebe aporte de R$ 66 mi do fundo Soros, Goldman Sachs e Qualcomm

Investimento de Série C será aplicado para fortalecer a operação da startup que atua no mercado nacional de transporte de cargas<p>A CargoX, empresa de …

An Introduction to the Study of Calculus

The branch of mathematics studies rates of change<p>Calculus is the study of rates of change. The principals behind calculus date back centuries to the …

É o momento certo para abrir uma startup no Brasil, diz sócio da Y Combinator

Em entrevista, Geoff Ralston fala sobre a experiência em acelerar startups como Airbnb e elenca alguns conselhos: confie em pessoas incríveis para …