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18 tips on how to avoid security hazards with the cloud

IT and security pros who are responsible for the management of their organization’s cloud usage encounter numerous obstacles. Cloud apps are ubiquitous and the associated IT challenges are many. More than half of respondents to this Ponemon study say their organization currently transfers sensitive …

An FBI Behavior Expert Reveals 7 Ways To Get People To Like You

Research shows relationships are vital to happiness and networking is the key to getting jobs and building a fulfilling career.<p>But what's the best way to build rapport and create trust? Plain and simple, who can explain how to get people to like you?<p>Robin Dreeke can.<p>Robin was head of the FBI's …

Self-help

How Do You Handle a Boss Who Treats You Like an Admin

When I finally got my first female boss after many years of working for men and fighting hard for every promotion, I was shocked when she started treating me like an administrative assistant instead of a senior manager.<p>It started the first week Ms. Tech-Challenged joined the company. I managed …

Career Development

11 Problems to Anticipate Before Your Next Website Redesign

A great website is the cornerstone of your business. If users can’t easily navigate it or see where you add value, you’re already losing money. But when it comes to updating your site, there are a lot of hidden pitfalls to be wary of.<p>Curious how those who have “been there, done that” and emerged …

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12 Best Destinations For Globe-Trotting Design Fans

From the Hello Kitty Hotel to the Aga Khan, here’s Co.Design’s best Wanderlust stories of 2014.<p>The world is full of great design. In Wanderlust, we visit the greatest design destinations around: the world’s most creative hotels, restaurants, museums, and other must-see places. If you’re planning a …

Remarkable Latte Art Featuring Photorealistic Cats Looks Too Impressive to Sip

Japan seems to be on the cutting edge of the quirky genre known as latte art; the latest trend features sepia-toned, photorealistic drawings of cats that are captured in the foam of an espresso beverage. Twitter user @dongurinekobei is responsible for these extremely-detailed creations that …

Art

10 Free Online Courses That Every Professional Should Check Out

Sure, you got a great education from top schools, and you've been working for awhile now. But as you get deeper and deeper into your career, it can become easy to stop pushing yourself to acquire new skills or retain what you've already learned.<p>The Khan Academy, an online learning nonprofit backed …

Khan Academy

Microsoft launches personal Office subscription, including iPad editing, for $7 per month

According to a tweet from Microsoft(s msft), 12 million people downloaded the Office iPad(s AAPL) app in the first week since it launched on March …

Google’s Modular Ara Smartphone To Launch For The Public In January 2015

Google has been showing off its Project Ara modular smartphone in a lot more detail over the past few days, likely because it’s also hosting a developer conference for the device this week. Ara uses interchangeable modules to deliver a smartphone that can be whatever a user wants it to be, complete …

Just 15 minutes a day

Parent Jonathan Fague shares how 15 minutes a day has changed his outlook:<p>I have 4 kids 3yr, 12yr, 14yr & 17yr. One thing I enjoy is helping and …