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The Power of Self Reflection | Inc.com

It's easy for busy ambitious people to get lost in the day, week and even the month. Heck, I know people who are so driven they blink and a whole year is gone. I have no issue with being driven and productive. I, myself, love to accomplish and engage in new activities and opportunities …

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Researching the Performance costs of JavaScript MVC Frameworks

Research: Performance Impact of Popular JavaScript MVC FrameworksPosted on 12/12/2014 by John, Todd, & ScottAt Filament Group, we’ve been very …

JavaScript

How we make RWD sites load fast as heck

How we make RWD sites load fast as heckPosted by Scott on 07/30/2014There has been a lot of discussion about optimizing responsive layouts for …

Web Development

The Longest Lasting Emotions In Customer Experience

I’m really interested in the emotional and psychological side of customer service and customer experience. As a result, I’m always on the look out for new and interesting research findings that can inform and provide insight into customer experience strategy decisions.<p>One piece of research that I …

Advanced PhoneGap Tutorial

What you will build<p>In this tutorial you will learn everything you need to take a hybrid application from scratch to app store lesson by lesson. This …

Web Development

Three Steps To Writing The Perfect LinkedIn Summary

If you read my Forbes article “Move Over, Resume, You’ve Been Replaced,” you understand why your bio (I call it a 3D brand bio) is the most powerful personal branding tool you have. And in the digital world, the most important version of your bio is your LinkedIn summary. This will likely be read …

In The Currency Market, Everybody Is In Everybody's Business

In a note on Tuesday, Steve Englander, Global Head of G10 FX Strategy at Citi, argues that every major foreign exchange trade in place right now is a carry trade.<p>Simply put, a carry trade is one where a trader sells one asset and uses the proceeds to buy another, in this case selling one currency …

Economics

The 14 Best Business Books To Read This Fall

As we shake off the summer malaise and head into fall, it's the perfect time to read some motivational and insightful business books.<p>And there's no shortage of good material. Coming out in the next two months are memoirs packed with advice, like Virgin Group founder Richard Branson's "The Virgin …

Peter Thiel

Opinion: The 10 traits that can make you an ‘irrational millionaire’

The same psych profile of success in the boom years a decade ago still fits today’s new age of austerity. If you have the profile of one of the new …

Self-improvement

Avoiding High Risk Entries

In my market analysis, often an ETF or stocks are not included because there is no favorable risk entry point. A poor entry level generally causes the worst losses whether you are an investor or trader. Even if your buy or sell setup does happen to fail, a good entry point can be the difference …

Warren Buffett's 23 Most Brilliant Insights About Investing

Buffett is undoubtedly the most successful investor in history. His investment philosophy is no secret, and he has repeatedly shared bits and pieces of it through a lifetime of quips and memorable quotes.<p>His brilliance is timeless, and we find ourselves referring back to them over and over again.<p>We …

Investing

9 Books Billionaire Warren Buffett Thinks Everyone Should Read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he says. "We want to …

Investing

7 Psychology Tricks To Influence People And Get Exactly What You Want

Psychology

7 Things You Can Do on Friday to Make Monday Awesome | Inc.com

Most people get excited that Friday is here, especially if the week has been hectic and packed. But often Fridays can seem like a waste (especially before holidays). Your brain, in anticipation of the time off, just says: <i>I have had enough! Bring on the downtime.</i> Then the afternoon just drags on and …

Productivity

Obsessing Over Stock Charts Puts Holes In Investors' Shoes And Yachts In Brokers' Docks

In his book "A Random Walk Down Wall Street," Burton Malkiel takes on a number of investing strategies, axioms, truisms, and superstitions. The central premise of Malkiel's book is that low-cost index funds will serve the individual investor better than any other strategy for choosing stocks.<p>And …

Trading

Why Your Best Employees Are Leaving, And How To Stop Them

Turnover rates are rising. How can you keep the economy from stealing away your best people?<p>We all know about the importance of employee retention, so then why are so many companies so bad at keeping their best people?<p>According to a study from global management consultant firm the Hay Group and the …

The Workplace

12 Things Product Managers Should Do in Their First 30 Days

<i>Ken Norton is a product partner at Google Ventures where he advises startups on product management and also helps organize workshops.</i><p>Congratulations, a product has found its product manager. Perhaps you’re joining a small startup, or maybe you have a new project in a big company. How you approach …

256 Seconds with dotNetDave (E1) – Visual Studio Online

In this first episode dotNetDave talks about source control and demonstrates the new Visual Studio Online. You now have no excuse not to use source …

Microsoft releases first preview of Visual Studio 2013 Update 3

Earlier this month, Microsoft released the final version of Visual Studio 2013 Update 2. This week, the company has offered the first public preview …

Javascript Naming Conventions | Jio JavaScript Library

JavaScript Naming Conventions<p>This document defines JavaScript naming conventions, which are split into essential, coding and naming …

Powerful Workflow Tips, Tools And Tricks For Web Designers

Tips And Tricks<p>Design Workflow<p>“My Secret for Color Schemes” Erica Schoonmaker shares her trick for matching up colors and creating a nice color …

Get Up And Running With Grunt

Further Reading on SmashingMag:<p>When you are working with JavaScript, you will likely need to execute multiple tasks regularly. While this is pretty …

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vw, vh, vmin and vmax

Introduction<p>The CSS Values and Units Module Level 3 defines a whole host of new units that can be used in various contexts, for example seconds and …

Why Stylus fit better my needs — Adnane Belmadiaf's Blog - Front-end Developer

Stylus is an expressive, dynamic, robust CSS pre-processor built on top of Node.js. LESS and Sass are both great, they try to stay as close as the …

Common Patterns in Styleguides, Boilerplates and Pattern Libraries

It’s hard to believe it’s been almost three years since the publication of Ethan Marcotte’s seminal Responsive Web Design article on A List Apart. …

a brief history of detecting local storage

A timeline of the last four years of detecting good old window.localStorage.<p>Jan Lenhart, bless his heart contributed the first patch for …

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