Sean Og O Laoire

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Startup Has a Clever Tool to Get Non-Techies to Code: Excel

Paul Katsen worked at a consulting firm, and he was in charge of analytics. This meant his colleagues would ask him to write scripts that could …

The Unstoppable, Unbeatable iPhone

Yesterday, Apple’s iPhone sales fell short of Wall Street’s expectations, sending the company’s stock into a minor tailspin. Let’s set the wailing …

Moore's Law stutters as Intel's tick-tock skips a beat

Moore's Law

How to Make Time for Social Media Marketing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With everything else required to keep your business up and running, finding time for social media marketing can be a challenge. You know you need to do it, but trying to find the time to fit it into your already packed schedule can feel …

Fortune.com

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3 Key Digital Marketing Skills Students Don’t Learn In College

Many schools need to update their marketing curricula. If they don’t, students will be the ones to lose out.<p>If you’ve interviewed marketing candidates straight out of college, you’ve likely noticed a surprising trend. These rising young professionals may be sharp, thoughtful digital natives–but all …

10 ways to just be yourself — and build your brand — on social media

A critical mass of brands, businesses, marketers, and corporate executives may have a presence on social media today, but that doesn't mean they have …

Why Heavy Weights Aren’t the Only Way to Build Size and Strength

Lifting lighter loads may be just as advantageous, researchers say<p>If you want to grow big, you must lift big. At least that’s what gym-goers have always been told.<p>But training with lighter weights may also help you build substantial muscle size and strength, found a meta-analysis of 13 studies …

Exercise

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

The Brain

9 Secrets of a Productive Morning Routine | Inc.com

Productivity is a hot topic right now. We're all looking for productivity hacks to help us become more efficient with the limited time and energy we have available to us. But is there anything we can do first thing in the morning--before the workday even officially starts--to become more energetic, …

Time Management

The Secret Behind Making Your Day Job Work for Your Startup | Inc.com

Most aspiring entrepreneurs face a dilemma. They want to start a new business but they don't want to give up their jobs--and the security of their paychecks--until they absolutely have to. On the other hand, launching a successful company is consuming enough without combining it with full-time …

Intellectual Property

3 Don'ts and 3 Dos for Young Leaders | Inc.com

In Summer 2005, I was a 22-year-old bank teller in Boston and a freelance writer for small-town Kentucky newspapers, with a bachelor's degree from Western Kentucky University still hot off the printing press. I was preparing to begin a master's program in Comparative Media Studies at MIT that fall. …

Leadership

6 Tips for content marketing in 2015

Content marketing has become an essential marketing technique in 2014. This year there will be more spotlight on this as brands realize that their …

How to Ignite Brand Personality into your Social

Social media is full of noise. This is not going away anytime soon. In a crowded playing field brands have to be able to cut through the noise if …

Marketing

Are traditional brand guidelines still relevant?

Global creative agency Moving Brands has been building flexible brand identities for 15 years. With offices in London, San Francisco and Zurich, the …

7 Bad Marketing Habits You Should Quit In 2015

When it comes to your online marketing, there are some habits you may not even know you’re doing that could be holding you back in a big way.<p>Letting these habits go will make you a more efficient marketer; helping you save time and get better results from the work you put in.<p>Here are seven …

Marketing

How to Craft an Agile Marketing Campaign

Meticulously designed marketing campaigns are a relic. As research on disruption and market transitions suggests, you’re better off these days if you can quickly identify and adapt to changes in your environment. Sure, you can anticipate multiple outcomes, with branching if-then plans and …

How Are Brands Using Twitter For Marketing? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Twitter recently celebrated its 8th birthday and, in that relatively short period of time, the platform has become an increasingly important …

Top 10 Essential iPhone 6 Apps

<b>For an updated list, check out the video above.</b><p>Attempting to get to grips with the sheer volume of apps on Apple's iOS App store can be bewildering at best. Fortunately I’ve been putting together guides that break down the essential and latest apps available on both iOS and Android. You can read my …

Apps

Two Incredibly Rare Skills That CEOs Look for in Employees | Inc.com

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora:</i> <b>From the perspective of a CEO, what are the most underrated skills most employees lack?</b><p><i>Here's an answer by Auren Hoffman, the CEO of LiveRamp who started six companies (and, in his own words, "many more that failed"), as featured on Quora:</i><p><i>Two skills are</i> …

CEOs

Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Our brains are busier than ever before. We’re assaulted with facts, pseudo facts, jibber-jabber, and rumour, all posing as information. Trying to figure out what you need to know and what you can ignore is exhausting. At the same time, we are all doing more. Thirty years ago, travel agents made our …

McGill University

How to Be Liked by Everyone at Work and Get Promoted Quickly

The way you present yourself is important to career success. Look at these ways to get liked and get promoted to the position you really want.

Success

10 Subliminal Retail Tricks You're Probably Falling For

There's a reason that salesperson is being rude. Sophisticated consumer research shows that if she disses you, you'll spend more.<p>Today’s marketing …

OnePlus One pre-orders come back next week for one hour

OnePlus is getting ready for a new round of pre-orders for its One smartphone. The first attempt at a pre-order window took place on October 27, and …

KnowRoaming sticker SIMs can now help more people avoid roaming charges

Remember KnowRoaming? That seemingly magical sticker SIM supposed to be attached on top of your usual one, so you can avoid expensive roaming charges? It's finally available for purchase. KnowRoaming works with a GSM Android, iPhone or Windows mobile device and connects you to a local carrier as …

Men's Shaved Hairstyles: 40 Ideas & Inspirations

Men’s shaved hairstyles have been knocking about since the days soldiers were fighting it out on the battlefield but came into modern fashion when …

I’m still here: back online after a year without the internet

I was wrong.<p>One year ago I left the internet. I thought it was making me unproductive. I thought it lacked meaning. I thought it was "corrupting my soul."<p>It's a been a year now since I "surfed the web" or "checked my email" or "liked" anything with a figurative rather than literal thumbs up. I've …

Stay connected without a connection?

Meet the tools that let you transfer files and send messages on your smartphone without the Internet.<p>It's hard to imagine being without an Internet connection while we're constantly surrounded by 3G, 4G and Wi-Fi connectivity. But in poverty-stricken countries, using a smartphone without an …

Internet of Things

The Revolutionary New iPad Feature Apple Didn’t Talk About

Apple unveiled a pair of new iPads during a somewhat subdued event Thursday at its Cupertino, Calif., headquarters. At first, it seemed there was …