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How to: Send large files for free

For bigger file transfers, email is a no-go. So what are your options?<p>E-mail is creaking under the demands of the internet, and nowhere is that more …

Traits of a Successful Photography Business

Professional photography is a business, and like any business there are patterns and traits that exist when looking at what works and what doesn’t …

How A 21-Year-Old USC Entrepreneur Turned A Campus-Wide Issue Into A Healthy, Thriving Business

<b>The Growing Use of Adderall On College Campuses</b><p>Midterms. Final exams. Late night study sessions. These are all common realities of living a college lifestyle. “Pulling all-nighters” has become the new normal across campuses, as students drive to succeed and take advantage of the opportunities that …

Social Media

How to answer 'tell me about yourself' at a job interview

One part of a job interview usually entails the interviewer asking: 'tell me about yourself.' This is an extremely broad question and can leave many …

Review of UniPDF, a Free PDF to Word Converter

UniPDF is a free PDF to Word converter (PDF to DOC) that's easy to use, quick to download, and skips the confusing options found in other programs …

pdfs

Top 5 Instagram Automation Tools For Marketers

With roughly 800 million active users, Instagram is one of the main players in the social media ecosystem. Generation Z now uses the platform as one of their primary sources of interaction.<p>But, as digital marketers have come to learn, Instagram is far more valuable than an amusing consumer product. …

Social Media

Why Most People Will Not Be Successful

Success isn't just having lots of money.<p>Many people with lots of money have unhappy and radically imbalanced lives.<p>Real "success" is about continuously improving who you are, how you live, how you serve, and how you relate.<p>So why won't most people be successful?<p>Why don't most people …

personaldevelopment

20 Free UX eBooks You Must Read

There is always something new that you can learn about UX, whether we’re talking about best UX practices, new trends, prototyping techniques, or …

The best free and paid Android app development courses

If you’ve been thinking of becoming an Android developer, now is the time to jump in.<p>Android is by far the most popular smartphone operating system and it gives developers a huge amount of flexibility in terms of what they can do.<p>Learning to build apps is fun, highly rewarding, and it can be very …

Free web tool CleverPDF gives you all the PDF editing tools you need

<i>This post is brought to you by CleverPDF.</i><p>PDFs are pretty much a daily part of life for anyone who works at a computer. They’re the 8.5-by-11-inch sheet of digital documents. But like a sheet of paper, there’s not a whole lot you can do with a PDF besides signing it — unless you’ve got a special app.<p>…

Software

Google Employees Weighed In on What Makes a Highly Effective Manager (Technical Expertise Came in Last)

Is it possible to engineer the perfect boss? Google was up to the task, and found data that will forever change the keys to getting promoted.<p>Google is widely known as an advocate of data-based decision making. So, it came as no surprise when it looked to its statisticians to help decode the secret …

Employment

13 job interview tricks that are hard to master, but will pay off forever

Okay, you've wowed your potential employer with your résumé and cover letter. Now, they actually want to talk to you — over the phone, via Skype, or in person.<p>You can rest assured, you're definitely qualified for this job. Now, it's up to you to seal the deal and ace the dreaded job interview.<p>Some …

I thought I knew JavaScript …

<i>… until I failed a technical interview I thought I aced!</i><p>The first time I got in touch with JavaScript was when it was still cool to use ViewSource to …

JavaScript

Read the email a Google recruiter sent a job candidate to prepare him for the interview

In August 2015, a friend of mine applied for a job as a product manager at Google.<p>After the initial screening step, he received an email from the …

Employment

Try Deep Learning in Python now with a fully pre-configured VM

<i>New VM image — updated March 2018!</i><p>I love to write about face recognition, image recognition and all the other cool things you can build with machine …

Machine Learning

8 Reasons a Powerful Personal Brand Will Make You Successful

Opportunity will find you and your business when you have a strong brand.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you don't have a powerful and visible personal brand, you are putting yourself at a disadvantage in almost every aspect of your professional, business …

Public Relations

If A Startup Doesn't Offer These Four Features, Don't Work There

After reading yet another story about a startup CEO behaving badly, I joked on social media last week that you should never work for a company that hasn’t been in business for at least 10 years. After a decade, there are likely to be solid processes and policies in place, the sociopathic leaders …

2 ways to analyze an income statement

However, you can't look at these financials in isolation - it's important to compare a company's results to other companies in the selected industry, companies outside of the industry, and against other years to determine whether or not that company might actually be an attractive investment.<p>This …

This post is regarding one tricky mechanism in javascript that every beginner must understand —…

This post is regarding one tricky mechanism in javascript that every beginner must understand — <b>hoisting</b>. Every technical interview includes …

JavaScript

9 Tools to Simplify and Automate Social Media

Make your social life a little more manageable with these tech tools.<p>Social media has become such an integral part of society that even weddings and toddlers have hashtags. In the corporate world, our tech-centric lives mean businesses must have employees ready, willing, and able to monitor social …

Social Media

Branding and Visual Identity: VITS MEDIA

VITS MEDIA is a branding and visual identity project created and shared by G'DAY on their Behance profile. VITS MEDIA is the user-focused …

Graphic Design

How Money Doesn’t Work Without Purpose

This curated post is authored by Jane Hwangbo, Founder, Mission Over Money,The post How Money Doesn’t Work Without Purpose appeared first on iamwire.

100+ CSS Resources For Web Designers And Developers

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — professional technical writing tool<p>A serious web designer/developer must call for a skill to write …

How to Train Employees so They Can Leave but Treat Them so Well They Never Want to

When employees do leave and you've coached, educated, and trained them, they'll leave on better terms and be more inclined to advocate for your brand to future partners, clients, and even potential employees.<p>Last year, I said goodbye to a team member who I'd worked pretty closely with for nearly …

Employment

How Competitive Analysis Can Transform Your Social Marketing Plan

It’s hard to motivate yourself to run competitive analysis when you’re just trying to keep your head above water as a social marketer, but investing …

3 Ways to Build A Mobile App With No Tech Skills

The challenge may sound insurmountable, but here are paths forward for even the least tech savvy.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With mobile being one of the most lucrative industries today, many startups are launching their own applications despite having no …

Profit

But I'm Not A Security Tester! Security Testing On The Web For The Rest Of Us

by Kate Paulk<p>How It Started<p>Not long ago, security testing (and its equally scary cousin, penetration testing) was a big scary thing best left to …

This Is What Recruiters Look For On Your LinkedIn Profile

What catches their eye–or pass you by? You might be surprised.<p>When you’re looking for a job, your LinkedIn profile is a 24/7 information resource for the recruiters who are looking for talent. In fact, in the <i>Jobvite 2016 Recruiter Nation Report</i>, 87% of recruiters find LinkedIn most effective when …

Employment

The Gear You Need to Make Your iPad Your Only Computer

There are two types of people in the world: Those who just know they could never get away with using an iPad as their only computer, and everyone …

Here’s how you use mobile phones to learn programming when you don’t have a desktop

It’s not easy for computer science students at most universities in Africa to practice and develop their programming skills. They have the ability to program, but access to desktop or laptop computers might be a problem. I experienced this first-hand while teaching programming at a Kenyan …

Mobile