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7 Greatest Wealth Lessons Picked By An Entrepreneur Who Finally 'Made It'

When Roberto Monaco left Tony Robbins’ company to start his own business, he struggled. For 6 years he had worked as a Peak Performance Strategist and speaker for Anthony Robbins Companies. He gave over 3,000 talks–a good number of them in Portuguese, his native tongue– and was extremely …

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Gear & Gadgets

How To Be Data Scientists That Works In Field X

You want to combine your experience in your current professions (called field X) for this article, with your rapidly increasing knowledge of data …

3 Recent Books For Budding Data Scientists And Business Executives Involved With Big Data Analytics

Now that most of the hype around big data has died down, overtaken by the buzz over the Internet of Things, we are sometimes treated to serious discussions of the state-of-the-art (or science, for that matter) in data analysis. If you are planning a career as a data scientist or you are a business …

Big Data for HR: Can Predictive Analytics Help Decrease Discrimination in the Workplace?

After four months of rejection by employers, a man named Kim did one simple thing that changed his luck. He added "Mr." to the front of his name on his resume. And then he got a job.<p>Discrimination and bias, often unconscious, are still alive and well in the United States' workplace.<p>Take a look at …

The Workplace

9 Photo Composition Tips, As Seen in Photographs by Steve McCurry

<b>Rule of Thirds</b>: Place points of interest on the intersections and important elements along the lines<p><b>Leading Lines</b>: Use natural lines to lead eyes …

How to drink a perfect whisky

There are few drinks in life enjoyed as simply and purely as a glass of Scotch - and equally as few that have as much history and as many opinions contained in a single glass.<p>But is there a proper way to drink your whisky?<p>The perfect pour: "preferably more than a gnat could consume and less than an …

Glimpses of People and Places in Monrovia, Captured Through Cinemagraphs

Monrovia is the capital of Liberia, the West African country that was founded by the United States and settled in the 1800s by mostly freed slaves …

Burma Uncovered: Amazing Shots From a Photographer's Paradise

Photo: David Heath<p>After five years of work, 38 flights, and 10 separate visas to Burma, photographer David Heath released his first book late last year. Burma is undeniably one of the most raw and photogenic places on earth, and Heath brought an eye to the region that can only be explained by his …

Building A Data Science Portfolio Project Top Down

Employers want you to be value-adding from day 1. They don't have time to wait 90, 180, or even 360 days for you to start adding value. To that end, …

From Big Data to Big Insights

A new report out from Experian highlights how experts are managing and using data to generate actionable insights and create a competitive advantage.<p>When you look at the largest companies in the US by market cap, you can see just how important and valuable data has become. What have you ever bought …

Making every developer a Big Data developer

What does it mean to be a Big Data developer? Does it mean you’re a data analyst who knows how to code? Does it mean you’re a hero developer who also …

It's Not The Algorithms; It's The Information!

What is it that makes big data so powerful and exciting… such a big deal, you might say? In my opinion, it’s because of the two kinds of <i>new information</i> that big data can provide: It’s usually either information that was not available at all before, or the information is at a level of detail not …

Online Data Science Competitions Hosted by Harvard Startup DrivenData

<i>(DrivenData Co-founders Peter Bull and Greg Lipstein)</i><p>Watertown’s Education Resource Strategies tried solving its problem in-house. Every solution the …

Analyst Report: Applying big data analytics to human-generated data

• Summary<br>• Human-generated data<br>• Big data analytics<br>• The integration challenge<br>• Mitigating risk<br>• Other use cases<br>• Key takeaways<br>• About Paul Miller<br>• About Gigaom …

Big Data

Pictures of the Week 1.1.15

These Dreamlike Photo Manipulations Were Created Using Only an iPhone

By day, Robert Jahns is a digital artist and art director based in Germany. By night, he’s known as nois7 on Instagram and runs a popular account …

Los Angeles

Can big data make you a better manager?

We have seen big data being deployed in a variety of industries and functions with great success. It will then come as no surprise then if big data …

Four Ways To Innovate Using Big Data And Analytics

When it comes to big data, organizations are feeling the need for speed. Using the cloud as a platform for innovation, companies are rolling out big data and analytics technologies not simply to transform how they engage with customers, but to change how their businesses do business.<p>This …

100 things we didn't know last year

<b>Interesting and unexpected facts can emerge from daily news stories and the Magazine picks out such snippets for its weekly feature, 10 things we didn't know last week. Here's an almanac of the best of 2014.</b><p><b>1. The Pentagon has</b> a plan for combating a zombie apocalypse.<p>Find out more (Foreign</b> …

Getting Over Big Data's Creepy Factor

One of the great things about following big data is that every so often, when you want to touch on its “creepy factor,” you get to link to the <i>New York Times</i> story of how Target figured out a teen-age girl was pregnant before her father did (the link is to the lengthy original; this <i>Forbes</i>’ columnist …

Management Fads at Odds with Big Data

As the diversity and quantity of data at our fingertips explode, organizations have the opportunity to leverage these big data to run their organizations better. Finally, we have the data we need to drive evidence-based management decisions – at least in theory.<p>However, all the big data in the …

See the 50 most popular travel photos from 2014, including this foggy shot taken in Washington: http://on.natgeo.com/1teGDVZ Photograph by Jason Hummel

Vladimir Putin: 35 hilarious photographs of Russia's greatest adventurer

Guardian Live event: Chris Hadfield – space oddities

His full title is Commander Chris Hadfield, the first Canadian to walk in space, in 2001, and to command the International Space Station (ISS), in 2013. He became a household name after performing a zero-gravity cover version of David Bowie’s Space Oddity from the ISS. He has 1.2 million followers …

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How to busk your way around the world

Ever fancied busking abroad but never been able to muster the courage? Or perhaps you've always had it in you but your fear of being moved along by …

Explore Norway pt.2

Button Label<p><b>Footnotes:</b> All photos shot on a Fujifilm X-T1 with XF lenses of 14mm, 18-55mm, 35mm and 55-200mm. Processed in Lightroom. Property of …