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The Small Guide to Market Your Business With Instagram

Nowadays, Instagram is one of the most used social networks by companies.If you are not leveraging its power to market your business, then you should …

Of All The Organs, This One Suffers Most From A Poor Diet

I've invested many years in studying neuroscience and nuclear medicine and many more years in doing research in those fields. When I first started, …

The Brain

Why Lithium Is About To Replace Oil

Would you be interested in buying a commodity that will become the basis for the global economy for the second half of the 21st century?<p>How about a …

Automotive Industry

Big Data And AI: 30 Amazing (And Free) Public Data Sources For 2018

Machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchains, predictive analytics – all amazing technologies which have promised to revolutionize business and society.<p>They are useless, however, without data. Fortunately for businesses and organizations which don’t have the resources to methodically …

Machine Learning

In 1 Sentence, Elon Musk Shares His Single Best Piece of Business and Personal Advice

In contrast to the usual blustery, brash statements and advice Musk gives, this one is powerful for its simplicity and applicability.<p>You can say what you want about Elon Musk, but two things are undeniable. He has a habit of making bold bets, and he isn't shy about sharing equally bold …

Self-improvement

A math formula from the 1990s can help investors make smart bets on the exploding ICO market

Bitcoin may be down nearly 50% from its all-time high set in December, but the market for initial coin offerings (ICOs) is still humming along.<p>ICOs allow companies to raise funds by issuing their own token. They've allowed companies spanning industries from gaming to finance to raise millions of …

6 Things the Most Organized People Do Every Day

Your life is busy. Work/life balance is a challenge. You feel like you’re spreading yourself so thin that you’re starting to disappear.<p>Most of us …

Time Management

A simple but ruthless exercise reveals who your star employees are — and who should be fired

Being a manager requires practicality bordering on ruthlessness — at least according to Patty McCord.<p>McCord was the chief talent officer at Netflix, from 1998 to 2012. She and Netflix CEO Reed Hastings created the company's culture deck, which has been viewed millions of times. Now she runs her own …

Three books Stanford asks every new student to read

Fresh off the excitement of gaining acceptance into the most competitive university in America, Stanford University incoming freshmen will likely …

34 Business Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

<i>This article originally ran in Term Sheet, Fortune’s newsletter about deals and dealmakers.</i> <i>Sign up here.</i><p>Alright, here it is: the book list to end all …

'Open the doors and let these books in' - what would a truly diverse reading list look like?

Following student calls for university English literature syllabuses to be ‘decolonised’, Hanif Kureishi, Arundhati Roy, Kamila Shamsie and other authors reflect on the debate and choose essential books by black and minority ethnic writers<p>I once wrote, “I didn’t know I was coloured until I went to …

The 9 Best Free Online Big Data And Data Science Courses

Demand for skilled data scientists continues to be sky-high, with IBM recently predicting that there will be a 28% increase in the number of employed data scientists in the next two years.<p>Businesses in all industries are beginning to capitalize on the vast increase in data and the new big data …

We’re all Equif*cked

Every company is a tech company, and that’s a big problem. Or rather, either every company is a tech company but most suck at it, or most aren’t tech companies but should be. Either way, we’re gonna have a bad time. Stock photo companies oughta be making more images of hackers because that cat …

Cybersecurity

Five essentials to help beat your competitors at SEO

Mastering search engines is a key part of driving sales online and even a basic understanding of what makes a website appear at the top of Google can be game changing.<p>Search engine optimisation (SEO) is often regarded by businesses as a low-priority task on a long to-do list, which means that it …

How the FAA Currently Views Drone Usage

Unmanned aircraft systems have been increasingly popular. Here's what you need to know.<p>Personal unmanned aircraft systems -- better known as drones …

29 Must-Read Books That Will Make You Smarter About Money

When you own a stock, you own part of a company. So study what makes a good company.<p><i>Which is the best way to learn about stocks? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by James Altucher,</b> …

Investing

This is How Top Bloggers Get 90% of Their Traffic

Get your SEO strategy figured out, then go crazy creating content.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When it comes to driving traffic to your blog, one of the most common mistakes people make is spending too much effort on things that barely move the needle. The …

Marketing

Want to found a start-up? These are the books you should read first, a top VC says

Bill Gurley's investment firm, Benchmark, has made some big bets that paid off. The firm was an early investor in Instagram, Quora, Snap, Uber, …

Venture Capital

Social Media Algorithms: How They Work and How to Use Them in Your Favor – Michael Stelzner [SSM032]

Social media algorithms are a lot like “Dog Years.”<p>They seems to progress and change at a rate of seven years for every one year on the <i>human</i> calendar.<p>…

6 Tips on Running Micro-Influencer Campaigns

Micro-influencers are influencers with less than a million followers. They may just be the key to boosting your product or service.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you're the only one making decisions on how to reach more users for your product, knowing …

Marketing

All the Mistakes You Might Be Making on Social Media

Mistakes to avoid in your social media marketing strategy.<p>In 2012, after spending most of the recession struggling to grow my startup, I went to work for Winn-Dixie as their first-ever social media manager where I helped launch the company's brand presence on Facebook and Twitter.<p>If there's …

Social Media

9 principles of psychology for powerful marketing campaigns | Articles | Marketing

<i>This article was originally published on PR Daily in February 2016.</i> <br>Marketers are in a new world.<p>They have to spend time learning the most current …

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New Michigan Liquor Law Paves the Way for Pour Your Own Beer Bars

For most Michiganders self-serve booze is a translation for drinking at home, but that’s likely to change thanks to updated regulations approved by the Michigan Liquor Control Commission last month. MLive reports that bars, restaurants, and hotels will now have the ability to sell beer and wine …

Eye Contact Can Be Really Intense For Your Brain

No, it's not just you.<p>If eye contact has always felt a bit overwhelming for you, it’s not all in your head.<p>Maintaining direct eye contact really is strenuous for the brain, according to new research, and it uses up scarce cognitive resources that we need for things like reasoning and verbal …

The non-western books that every student should read

Leading authors pick international classics that should be on student’s bookshelves, but are often neglected by universities<p>I teach it to my first years and return to the book through their degree. It is the perfect introduction to complex ideas: oppressive socio-economic political structures, …

Education

The Algorithmic Democracy

AI is changing how we think, debate, and choose.<p>The day before the election, as millions of Americans were feeling confident that the vast majority of the country shared their opinions, a pair of researchers at the University of Southern California Information Sciences Institute published a paper …

Artificial Intelligence

Why Math Education in the U.S. Doesn't Add Up

In December the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) will announce the latest results from the tests it administers every three years …

Mathematics

Why Space Elevators Could Be the Future of Space Travel

THE SPACE ELEVATOR<p>Getting into space with rockets is ridiculously expensive. A NASA Inspector General report says the agency will pay Russia $491.2 …

Space Exploration

Want a job interview with Dyson’s CEO? Solve this cryptic video puzzle

A recruitment drive with a difference.<p>The bods at Dyson clearly think so.<p>They’ve just launched a brain-teasing four-stage online challenge with the …