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INFOGRAPHIC: 7 Excel tricks everyone should know

Lifehacker AU is never one to shy away from doling out handy Microsoft Excel spreadsheet tips.<p>Chances are you’ve had to deal in spreadsheets for as …

Infographics

How to Get Ripped in 90 Days

Getting ripped in 90 days or less is possible if you follow the right diet and exercise plan. Eating the right foods at the right time is paramount …

Nutrition

Camilla Akerberg shares the diet and exercise regime she swears by

A VERY healthy 5.30am drink, SEVEN meals a day and minimal cardio: Personal trainer Camilla Akerberg, 28, shares the diet and exercise regime behind …

Nutrition

Moving your data analytics to the cloud isn’t so easy

It doesn’t take a genius to understand that the data warehouses and data marts of the past were of little use. Their data was typically too old, the …

Big Data

Megachurch founder quits amid sexual misconduct allegations

SOUTH BARRINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The founder of a Chicago-area evangelical church that grew to become one of the largest in the nation is stepping down, …

Corruption

A Primer On Predictive Analytics: How To Predict Future Customer Behavior

The abundance of data generated in recent years — by individuals and businesses — means we no longer have to make haphazard business decisions and …

Data Warehousing

Building Real Time Analytics APIs at Scale

We recently redesigned our analytics API from the ground up, in order to provide near real-time analytics to our customers on billions of search …

Databases

Google Automatically Rejects Most Resumes for Common Mistakes You've Probably Made Too

Former HR chief Laszlo Bock says Google gets 50,000 resumes a week. This is how it eliminates many of them.<p>Want to get hired at Google (or any other desirable employer)? Chances are, you won't, because your resume is getting in your way. Not because you didn't phrase things just right, or you …

7 tips for better data-driven stories

Numbers stories can be intimidating for those of us without a background in statistics or mathematics.<p>Yet we lowly English majors, along with people …

Best Data Visualization Tools for Startups

Turn your small business's data into attractive and informative graphics.

Data Visualization

How Not to Suck as a Manager Comes Down to Displaying These 3 Rare Behaviors

We can learn a lot from the practice of servant leadership.<p>U.S. companies will literally spend billions of dollars annually on leadership development programs to strengthen its high-potential talent. Fact is, there's a drastic leadership shortage in the pipeline across industries, and executives …

How Emotionally Intelligent People Run Meetings

Make meetings work for you with these two tactics.<p>For many founders, meetings are the ultimate time-waster. More than ever, meetings are being forced down people's throats. It's OK. You can say it: They're a royal pain.<p>Personal gripes aside, research has shown that meetings have increased in both …

Don't Hire Remote Workers Who Can't Ace These 6 Interview Questions

Let's face it: not not everybody has what it takes to be successful working from home full time.<p>Remote workers are giving our calcified attitudes about collaboration and office culture a much-needed shake-up. They're just as--if not more--productive than co-located workers, and enjoy a high level …

Why marketers should embrace the ‘less is more’ mentality

Music legend Yngwie Malmsteen isn’t a fan of the phrase “less is more.”<p>In a 2011 documentary <i>Metal Evolution</i>, the guitar impresario, known for his …

MoviePass CEO proudly says the app tracks your location before and after movies

Everyone knew the MoviePass deal is too good to be true — and as is so often the case these days, it turns out you’re not the customer, you’re the product. And in this case they’re not even attempting to camouflage that. Mitch Lowe, the company’s CEO, told an audience at a Hollywood event that “we …

The 10 Words LinkedIn Says to Strike from Your Professional Profile

Being `passionate' doesn't make you unique.<p>Time to break out the thesaurus. LinkedIn today released its 2018 Top 10 Buzzwords in the U.S. Two of them -- "leadership" and "strategic" -- overlap with the 14 words that recruiters and I last month suggested avoiding on your LinkedIn profile.<p>The 10 …

Harvard Study Says This Is How Long You Should Wait to Respond to a Customer

It won't take even five minutes to do this.<p>You're probably losing at least a good chunk of your sales because of this. And it's right under your nose.<p>Here's the scenario I'm talking about: A customer calls you, and you respond two hours later. You might think that's not too bad, but I'm telling …

Data science jobs make the big bucks, and these tools can help you get one

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

The analyst who predicted Amazon would buy Whole Foods says only 2 cities have a shot at HQ2

Amazon will soon choose the location for its second headquarters.<p>Who will get the $5 billion investment and 50,000 jobs — along with any of the potential downsides?<p>"It all comes down to two locations: It's either going to be the metro area of New York or the metro area of DC," Scott Galloway, a …

Enterprise Tech

Struggling to Grow Your Business? Keep It Simple With This 1 Powerful Strategy | Inc.com

Several months ago, I was at a crossroads. Our online kids coding startup had been growing, but our growth had slowed despite numerous pivots, marketing tweaks, and website changes.<p>Our social marketing campaigns weren't achieving the returns that we needed, and we were attracting a lot of the wrong …

Business Strategy

Data Science

COURSE 1<p>The Data Scientist’s Toolbox<p>Current session: Apr 16<p>Commitment1-4 hours/week<p>SubtitlesEnglish, French, Chinese (Simplified), Greek, Italian, …

How to Create a Digital Marketing Predictive Analytics Model by @overthetopseo

Here's how predictive analytics models can help you completely transform every aspect of digital marketing.The post How to Create a Digital Marketing …

Marketing

The Art of Learning Data Science

These days, I am sure 90% of LinkedIn traffic contains one of these terms: DS, ML or DL — acronyms for Data Science, Machine Learning or Deep …

Data Science

A Crash Course in Data Science

• <b>Video:</b> About Your Instructors• <b><br>Reading:</b> Specialization Textbook• <b><br>Reading:</b> Grading• <b><br>Reading:</b> Pre-Course Survey• <b><br>Video:</b> What is Data Science?• <b><br>Reading:</b> …

Why People Really Quit Their Jobs

People don’t quit a job, the saying goes — they quit a boss. We’ve heard it so many times that when we started tracking why employees leave Facebook, all bets were on managers. But our engagement survey results told a different story: When we wanted to keep people and they left anyway, it wasn’t …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

Every investor needs to know these 12 valuation ratios

An uninformed investor: "This stock is so cheap! The current stock price is only $0.50!"<p>A smart investor: "Umm…the stock price means nothing. Your stock's EBITDA multiple is negative!"<p>I know. Cheesy example. But hopefully, it gets the point across. Just because the stock price is trading under $1 …

The Results of Google's Team-Effectiveness Research Will Make You Rethink How You Build Teams | Inc.com

It's no surprise that Google, now part of Alphabet, loves data, and the company's execs frequently share the revelations they find, such as their insights on mobile web use. But some of us would be surprised to discover that this unicorn company often turns its eye inward, analyzing information …

InterAct

Get the Actionable Feedback You Need to Get Promoted

Tamara joined her company as a group manager. Her deep technical skills, competence in managing people, and ability to deliver results helped her get rapidly promoted to vice president. Tamara was well-regarded by the executive team at her company, many of whom continued to encourage her …

How to Make $2 Million With Just a Laptop and Phone

Josh Harris uses a proven system to take complete novices from zero to six figures a year.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Plenty of gurus promise proven systems for raking in cash. The problem is that most gurus don’t actually produce real results.<p>In 2014, The Oracles …