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When Presenting, Speak Slowly and Use Simple Words

You might have a great idea or exciting results to share, but if you don’t deliver your message with confidence, it will fall flat. To look confident when you’re speaking to an audience, pace your talking speed. Speak a little slower than you think you need to. Pay particular attention to speed if …

Public Speaking

GlassesUSA app can test your glasses prescription without going to eye doctor

(Credit: DuxX/iStockphoto)<p>Sidestepping the optometrist and getting your glasses online isn't new, but the new app from GlassesUSA makes the process even easier and cheaper. The Prescription Scanner app (iOS, Android) is like skipping the steps of making an appointment, keeping the appointment, …

Apps

Google One is open to everybody starting today

Google One, Google's new cloud storage management and product support service, has had a strangely protracted rollout. It was announced all the way …

Android News

How to Back Up and Restore Your Android Phone or Tablet

Afraid of losing everything on your Android device? A backup of your phone or tablet is handy if you ever need to restore lost data.<p>PCMag reviews …

Android News

I've Tried Every Eczema Treatment From Creams to Steroids–These Are the Only Products That Work

You know that commercial about the woman who doesn’t want to leave her house because of her eczema? I used to think that chick was overly dramatic …

Skin Care

The 10 Best Ways to Boost Your Home Wifi

Wifi is one of the most important developments in the evolution of the internet—no one wants to be chained to a desktop—but it’s also one of the most …

Wi-Fi

400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

Online Education

4 steps to incorporate storytelling in your next talk

A good story increases audience engagement and improves retention by 65–70 percent.<p>Compare that with the 5–10 percent audience retention generated by …

Public Speaking

Welcome To The Access Economy (And Why It Matters To Entrepreneurs)

This week I spoke to two Salt Lake City entrepreneurs: The husband and wife cofounders of Parachut. Like me, their alma mater is Brigham Young University. The husband, Philip Niu, played BYU Football in 2003-2006. He’s an extreme wellness advocate, like I am, but unlike me, he stands 6’5”. Wife …

Entrepreneurship

Design Management (An Introduction) - Taking Charge of Processes and People

Design management is a complex field; it doesn’t relate to a single design discipline and the exact responsibilities attached to a design manager …

UX Design

Data Analytics & Visualizations — Replicating the Tableau Example In Excel — Part 1

<b>Extracting</b> The Dataset Into The Excel Data Model<p>In my previous post, I discussed where the article authors post regarding Excel was incorrect as to …

Analytics

How to Tell Your Team That Organizational Change Is Coming

From time to time, every leader has to deliver news that is hard for employees to hear. Even when businesses are doing well, organizational and structural change is to be expected, and acquisitions, reorganizations, or policy changes can affect people’s jobs in ways that create feelings of fear, …

Management

The Roku Channel Is Now Free on the Web

Roku hardware is no longer required to access the movies, TV shows, and live news streams offered for free on The Roku Channel. Simply load it up on …

TV shows

10 essentials for your social media marketing campaigns

It’s nearly impossible to run a successful business today without a social media strategy.<p>Unfortunately, social media marketing requires a lot more …

Social Media

How to manage remote employees

Making remote work an option is an investment that can pay off for employers and employees alike. Companies that embrace telecommuters can recruit the best talent without geographic constraints. Employees who have the opportunity to work from home or another remote location are, according to …

Project Management

These Are 15 Free Excel Templates You Can Use to Make More Money

Use them...and profit.<p>In these days of cloud-based systems, mobile applications, and web-based services, why use a spreadsheet for any other purpose than analysis?<p>Three reasons: ease, customization, and cost. A spreadsheet can be easily saved, updated, and reused again and again. A good template …

Project Management

Crème Brûlée Cheesecake

Position a rack in the center of the oven and heat the oven to 375°F.<p>In a medium bowl, stir together the vanilla wafer crumbs and 3 Tbs. granulated …

Baking

Genius Closet Organizing Tips to Maximize Every Single Inch of Space

Figuring out <i>how</i> to organize your closet can be almost as daunting as deciding to (finally) commit yourself to the task. No matter how big or small …

Personal Organizing

When Empty Nest Syndrome Inspires a Chic Home Makeover

Inside an airy, coastal California abode.<p>Nothing in life stays the same—not your job, your friends, nor, for that matter, your home. As your life …

Home Decorating

4 Logo-Design Options to Boost Your Startup's or Small Business's Marketing Campaign

You may not have an artistic bone in your body, but rest easy: There are experts, freelancers and low-cost online tools to help.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We live in a logo-driven world. Think about those familiar logos for Coca-Cola, Nike, Starbucks, Google, …

Small Business

Nail These Four Customer Service Moments And Watch Customer Engagement And Loyalty Soar

The relationship between what actually occurs in the course of the customer experience and what your customers will later recall is a tricky one. An excellent way to “game” this is to focus your efforts on the four customer experience moments that tend to linger disproportionately in customer …

Customer Experience

Is Your Small Business Leveraging Its Google My Business Page?

Developing a social media strategy can be difficult as there are so many different platforms to choose from. Not every business needs to have an account on every platform. And it doesn’t make sense to have a social media account without a goal or purpose. That’s why, at BusySeed, we sit down with …

Small Business

Recipe: 2-Ingredient Sweet Potato Pancakes — Recipes from The Kitchn

You're probably in disbelief at this recipe title, but yes, you can make tasty pancakes with just two ingredients: baked sweet potato and eggs. (And, …

Recipes

10 Must-Visit Places in Florida That You've Probably Never Heard Of

1 of 11<p>Walkers Landing in Amelia Island<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 11<p>No Name Pub in Big Pine Key<p>3 of 11<p>Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge in Vero …

Florida

Become the hero of your company by learning these project management skills

Not all heroes wear capes. Sometimes, they're just in regular office clothes, with shoulders heavy from the sheer weight of responsibility for a …

Project Management

Research Discovered That Asking These 17 Questions Will Instantly Reveal What Workers Think of Their Manager

What exactly makes employees feel enthusiastic and committed to their work? Science has the answer.<p>In what's quickly becoming a top handbook for guiding leaders to improve the human condition in the workplace, author and researcher Anne Brafford is blazing a trail.<p>Brafford, a former high-powered …

Employment

How to Measure and Boost Wi-Fi Signal Strength

Sure, it might be considered a "first-world problem", but shoddy or unreliable Wi-Fi is absolutely frustrating — especially when it's your home Wi-Fi …

Wi-Fi

This Brilliantly Simply Trick to Remember Things Is So Effective, You Won't Believe You Weren't Already Doing It

I'm warning you. It's really simple. But I can't believe I haven't been doing this my whole adult life.<p>Sometimes the simplest solutions are best.<p>A couple of weeks ago, I took a summer Friday and headed to Rhode Island. It was a nice trip. One of the highlights: My wife and I joined my aunt and …

Rhode Island

4 Essential Small Business Offline Marketing Strategies

So much of the focus of modern marketing involves the internet. While there’s certainly a place for content marketing, Facebook Ads, SEO, social media and other online marketing tactics, you don’t have to limit yourself to these. In fact, with so many businesses today concentrating on this, you can …

Small Business

No plumber, no problem: Conquer drain clogs with these 4 cleaners you can make from pantry staples

There are few things more annoying at home than clogged and smelly drains. Calling a plumber is expensive and inconvenient. Commercial drain cleaners …

Cleaning