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Paris firm that foresaw 2008 crisis right again with loonie

Valérie Gastaldy says she can predict the Canadian dollar's movements years in advance using centuries-old models.<p>Her six-person team, the entirety of Paris-based research firm Day By Day SAS, was the best forecaster for the currency in the second quarter, according to Bloomberg rankings. To top a …

Let’s analyze Ashley Madison sexual data to understand big data

Why you’re reading this article<p>Harvard Business Review calls it a “management revolution”. McKinsey released a whopping 156 page report touting it as …

Neuroscientists Find 4 Ways to Boost Happiness (Even When You Feel Down)

When you are down, you wonder what you've done wrong. Neuroscientists have found 4 easy and effective ways to be happy in no time at all.

20 cognitive biases that screw up your decisions

And you might think you approach all those decisions rationally.<p>Yet research suggests there are a huge number of cognitive stumbling blocks that can affect our behavior, preventing us from acting in our own best interests.<p>Here, we've rounded up some of the most commonly cited biases that screw up …

35 explanations of Silicon Valley lingo that the rest of the world doesn't understand

But that could create a big gap in the language they use from the rest of the world.<p>In order to bridge the gap, entrepreneur and engineer Kilim Choi, Mathew Hui, and Zeeshan Javed created a site called Silicon Valley Dictionary, an Urban Dictionary for Silicon Valley jargon.<p>"The other day while …

7 Phrases That Will Undermine Your Leadership | Inc.com

Communication is at the heart of everything we do. To be effective in any setting requires good communication skills. It's how we connect with people and build relationships.<p>Paying attention to communication means paying attention to language and thinking about the effect of your words--especially …

Appster: Best Mobile App Development Company - iOS & Android

Please send me a Non Disclosure Agreement for a Confidential Consultation<p>We’ve Helped Build Over<br>12 Multi-Million Dollar<br>Startups in the Last Few …

Average price of detached home in Toronto hits $1.15M | Toronto Star

The GTA is in the midst of a record-setting frenzy for real estate.<p>The region set a new record in May for sales, right on the heels of a …

We've reached a tipping point where technology is now destroying more jobs than it creates, researcher warns

Thanks to the efficiency of the internet and automated systems, productivity and GDP have grown during the last few decades, but the middle class and jobs are disappearing.<p>In fact, we have reached a tipping point where technology is now destroying more jobs than it creates. And if the trend …