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Machine Learning basics — It’s your cup of tea!

I’m sure every one of you must have heard of this <i>buzzword</i> Machine Learning. Wondering what it is. Let’s jump into its basics.<p><b>Note</b>: This is just an …

Machine Learning

Colin Kaepernick just schooled Donald Trump on how capitalism works

Of course Nike's sales are up.<p>Nike’s online sales spiked by 31 percent from the Sunday before Labor Day through the next Tuesday, eclipsing the 17 …

Donald Trump

The Real Crisis In Leadership

Getty Royalty Free<p>Being trustworthy and selfless; truthful and compassionate – these are wonderful qualities. If leaders consistently displayed these traits, workplaces and employees would be doing much better. But not all leaders, including many of the most famous and successful, exhibit these …

Employment

Why World Worries About Russia's Natural Gas Pipeline

A planned new natural-gas pipeline into Europe from Russia is shaking up geopolitics. Nord Stream 2, as it’s called, worries leaders in Eastern …

Natural Gas

Jeremy Grantham has predicted every modern financial bubble — here's where he says you should be putting your money

Don't sweat the small stuff. Stay focused on the big picture.<p>These are two commonly espoused pearls of wisdom that are frequently heard and then promptly ignored by investors.<p>That's because nobody wants to miss out on whatever market fad is most profitable at a given time. And no one is more …

Investing

Hannah Ferguson 2017: Fiji

Fashion Modeling

Without a personal leadership philosophy, you don’t have a plan

A personal leadership philosophy is a set of beliefs and principles you use to evaluate information and respond to people and situations. It allows anyone who hears it to gain an understanding of your values, priorities, approach to decision making, and what you expect from yourself and others.<p>For …

Non-fiction

AI Knowledge Map: How To Classify AI Technologies

I have been in the space of artificial intelligence for a while and am aware that multiple classifications, distinctions, landscapes, and infographics exist to represent and track the different ways to think about AI. However, I am not a big fan of those categorization exercises, mainly because I …

Artificial Intelligence

Most Managers Don’t Know How to Coach People. But They Can Learn.

Are you successful at coaching your employees? In our years studying and working with companies on this topic, we’ve observed that when many executives say “yes,” they’re ill-equipped to answer the question. Why? For one thing, managers tend to <i>think</i> they’re coaching when they’re actually just …

The destruction of Ai WeiWei’s Beijing studio sends a powerful message about China’s future

Internationally acclaimed Chinese artist and activist Ai Wei Wei knows that nothing lasts. His installation “Forever,” for example, composed of more than 1,200 bikes, is a commentary on China’s changing economy. Once the Forever brand bike was a symbol of luxury; car culture has since replaced the …

Soviet Collapse Echoes in China’s Belt and Road

What causes empires to fall?<p>According to one influential view, it’s ultimately a question of investment. Great powers are the nations that best harness their economic potential to build up military strength. When they become overextended, the splurge of spending to sustain a strategic edge leaves …

Sri Lanka

This Restaurant Was Just Named Best in the World

Osteria Francescana, a restaurant in Modena, Italy that serves innovative and artful Italian food, was named the best restaurant in the world on …

The end really is near: a play-by-play of the coming economic collapse

<b>(Getty/Salon)</b><p>Recoveries generally don’t die of old age. So what’s going to kill ours? Five economists call it like they see it<p>Max Cea<p>August 12, 2018 12:00pm (UTC)<p>Since June, 2009, the pit of one of the biggest recessions in American history, the U.S. economy has been growing, slowly but steadily. …

Economics

War Without End

<b>S</b>econd Platoon did not hide its dark mood as its soldiers waded across the Korengal River in the bright light of afternoon. It was early in April 2009 and early in the Pentagon’s resumption in earnest of the Afghan war. The platoon’s mission was to ascend a mountain slope and try to ambush the …

Osama Bin Laden

Most Job Candidates Fail My Simple Interview Test Right Away. Here's How.

Here are five things you can do to make your job hunt easier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every single time I interview a candidate for a position at work, I always start out by saying, “Tell me about yourself.”<p>Of course, I start with a little small talk here and …

The Amazing Ways Alibaba Uses Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning

When you discover the ways Chinese company Alibaba, the world's largest e-commerce marketplace with $248 billion in transactions (more than eBay and …

Genie Bouchard, Aly Raisman And Other Top Athletes Pose For SI Swimsuit 2018

Genie Bouchard, Aly Raisman, Brenna Huckaby, Paige Spiranac and Sloane Stephens shoot for SI Swimsuit 2018 in Aruba. Relive all of your favorite SI …

Aly Raisman

Rose Bertram Uncovered 2017

Go behind the scenes of Rose Bertram's SI Swimsuit 2017 shoot in Curacao

What Are Capitalists Thinking?

I’ve been fretting lately about the state of mind of America’s capitalists. All these socialists coming out of the woodwork must have them in quite a lather. So I write today with some friendly advice for the capitalist class about said socialists.<p>You want fewer socialists? Easy. Stop creating them.<p>…

Essential Tips and Tricks for Starting Machine Learning with Python

We describe some essential hacks and tricks for practicing machine learning with Python. Covers most important libraries, and the overall approach.

Go Ahead, Skip that Networking Event

We’ve probably all been to at least one networking event, those initially promising but inevitably awkward meet-ups where most people arrive hoping to meet new contacts that can further their career — but end up stirring their drink in the corner of the room chatting with someone they already …

Networking

Should Artificial Intelligence Copy the Human Brain?

The biggest breakthrough in AI, deep learning, has hit a wall, and a debate is raging about how to get to the next level<p>Everything we’re injecting artificial intelligence into—self-driving vehicles, robot doctors, the social-credit scores of more than a billion Chinese citizens and more—hinges on a …

Artificial Intelligence

Should We Rethink the Use of EBITDA?

EBITDA is one of the most common metrics in finance. However, while intended to provide a “cleaner” picture of operating performance than net income, …

Research: The Average Age of a Successful Startup Founder Is 45

It’s widely believed that the most successful entrepreneurs are young. Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and Mark Zuckerberg were in their early twenties when they launched what would become world-changing companies. Do these famous cases reflect a generalizable pattern? VC and media accounts seem to suggest …

Startups

President Trump Kicks Off NATO Summit by Claiming Germany Is ‘Controlled’ by Russia

(BRUSSELS) — President Donald Trump claimed a pipeline project has made Germany “totally controlled” by and “captive to Russia” during a combative …

Hannah Ferguson 2016: Turks & Caicos

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Tanya Mityushina 2016: Malta

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The Kelly Criterion: You Don’t Know the Half of It

Much of what you think you know about the Kelly criterion is wrong, writes Alon Bochman, CFA.

Ahead of NATO and Putin summits, Trump’s unorthodox diplomacy rattles allies

By Greg Jaffe ,<p>Greg Jaffe<p>National security reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Josh Dawsey and<p>Josh Dawsey<p>Reporter covering the White House<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Carol D. Leonnig<p>Carol D. Leonnig<p>National investigative reporter focused on the White House and government accountability<p>Email Bio Follow<p>President Trump will …

Geopolitics

Why Emotional Courage Is So Essential To Great Leadership

<b>Part of the series “Today’s True Leadership”</b><p>In my work as a career and leadership coach with mid- to senior-level leaders each year, I’ve seen that the vast majority of the “leadership” or “career” challenges that my clients are facing are actually not career-related or professional in nature at …

Blue Cheese