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The 5 Best Belly-Flattening Foods

There are exercises that target your abs to help you get the rock-hard stomach you've always dreamed of. But if you really want to double-team belly bulge, then you'll need to eliminate sugar and processed carbs while also incorporating fat-burning foods into your diet. Keep reading to see which …

Nutrition

This mixed reality room is so trippy it might leave you questioning reality

THÉORIZ studio is bringing an empty room to life with motion tracking and augmented reality. Projections in the room change as you interact with …

18 Practical Twitter Tips for Beginners

Managing multiple social media platforms is often difficult. However, you can make the process as painless as possible with some quick Twitter tips …

Get Startup Investors to Cut a Check Quickly by Doing These 3 Things

Make it easy for them to sign.<p><i>How do I convince my interested investors to fund as soon as possible? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Bonnie Foley-Wong, CEO Pique Ventures, on …

Venture Capital

5 Tricks for Growing Your Audience and Business on LinkedIn

Try these tips to achieve more visibility and engagement to build your thought leadership brand and convert new business.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Though social media has become a competition of virality, there are still a few sacred places that can be …

Marketing

Want To Tackle Problems At Work Like A Boss? Learn This Thinking Approach From Elon Musk

Information overload is a creature that has been growing on the Internet’s back since its beginnings. The bigger the Internet gets, the more …

25+ Useful Mac Keyboard Shortcuts for Social Media Managers

I know they are out there.I know that hiding right in front of my fingers are shortcuts and secret keys you can press.I’ve searched. I’ve asked. I’ve …

Social Media

Teams Solve Problems Faster When They’re More Cognitively Diverse

Looking at the executive teams we work with as consultants and those we teach in the classroom, increased diversity of gender, ethnicity, and age is apparent. Over recent decades the rightful endeavor to achieve a more representative workforce has had an impact. Of course, there is a ways to go, …

Management

Become a Better Listener by Taking Notes

Team dynamics can make or break a meeting. Have you ever been in a meeting where people interrupt each other, introduce new ideas when they should be building on the conversation, and repeat someone else’s point just to be heard? These communication issues waste time and energy, and usually lead to …

Management

Samsung is trying to turn wearables into prepaid credit cards

Samsung has some new ideas for how mobile payments can work. Rather than giving devices like smartwatches and smart rings the full power of a credit card, Samsung’s new plan is to treat them more like <i>prepaid</i> credit cards, loaded with a specific amount of cash and unable to charge any more than that.<p>…

Credit Cards

Guide to Cotes du Rhone Wine and Châteauneuf-du-Pape

<i>Updated May 18th, 2018</i><p>The Rhône Valley has been a hub of wine culture since ancient times and is just as popular today. Come explore this superb …

Wine & Spirits

Wine Posters, Prints, Ebooks, and Gifts

Basic Wine Guide<p>$34.00<p>Specifications 18" x 24" Poster Print Get started learning about wine. 9 Profiles of Wine & 13 Shades of Color Techniques …

This gorgeous app will find the right subtitles for any movie or show

Few things infuriate me as easily as having picked the wrong subtitles for a movie – and finding the right ones could often be a malware-ridden hassle. But this gorgeous app turns this frustrating process into a child’s play.<p>Built by Dutch developer Giel Cobben, Caption is a nifty app for desktop …

This wearable Bluetooth device will turn any surface into a keyboard

'Tap' is the future of keyboards. The sensors can be worn on either hand and turns any surface into a keyboard.<p>The device comes with an app that …

10 Honest Truths About Moving To A Different Country

Google removes restrictions from free version of Data Studio, its tool for creating customized reports

Google is making its data analytics and visualization tool Data Studio infinitely more appealing this week with the news that it’s removing the five-report limit from the free version of the software.<p>First unveiled as part its Google Analytics Suite 360 announcement in March 2016, Google Data …

8 Ways to Read (a Lot) More Books This Year

How much do you read?<p>For most of my adult life I read maybe five books a year — if I was lucky. I’d read a couple on vacation and I’d always have a few slow burners hanging around the bedside table for months.<p>And then last year I surprised myself by reading 50 books. This year I’m on pace for 100. …

Books

The Refresher: Regression Analysis

A two-minute guide to one of the most important types of data analysis.

Statistics

Starting from Scratch: Becoming a Photographer in Your 30s

You’ve probably seen photographer Sean Tucker‘s work around, on <i>PetaPixel</i> if nowhere else, but did you know he didn’t start his photographic journey …

7 Drool Worthy Recipes to Break Your New Year's Resolutions With - Chowhound

It's not even half way into January but if you are anything like me, you are starting to go into holiday food withdrawal. That means cravings for …

Cooking

Execution Is a People Problem, Not a Strategy Problem

Photography by Joe Munroe<p>Paul,* the CEO of Maxreed, a global publishing company, was having trouble sleeping. Publishing is an industry that’s changing even faster than most other fast-changing industries, but Paul wasn’t awake worrying about his strategy. He had a solid plan that took advantage of …

Management

8 Snacking Tips For Weight Loss

Snacking for weight loss is a thing, as counterintuitive as that sounds. Eating more often to lose weight? Yup, it can work. "People trying to lose …

How to Remove Tourists from Your Photos in Photoshop

Most photographers have been in a situation where the only thing standing between their camera and a breathtaking scene happens to be a handful of …

17 useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

Apps

The Secret to Better Problem Solving

<b>Thomas Wedell-Wedellsborg</b> discusses a nimbler approach to diagnosing problems than existing frameworks: reframing. He’s the author of “Are You Solving the Right Problems?” in the January/February 2017 issue of Harvard Business Review.<p>Download this podcast<p>SARAH GREEN CARMICHAEL: Welcome to the HBR …

Management

Buenos Aires: what to see, plus the best bars, restaurants and hotels

With its modern art museums, hidden basement bars, and fast-evolving food scene, Argentina’s capital is the most sophisticated city in Latin America<p>One of Latin America’s most energetic metropolises, Buenos Aires today is a city for good times, and late nights. Just bear in mind that 1am is an …

A Case Study of Crowdsourcing Gone Wrong

For those who believe in the promise of open innovation, the 2009 startup Quirky was an exceptionally exciting company. Founded by entrepreneur Ben Kaufman, Quirky developed a platform that connected the company with outside inventors and project contributors. Within a few years, the company built …

Innovation

A 6-Step Guide To Tracking Social Media In Google Analytics

Share<p>Your website is the cornerstone of your business’ online presence. Alongside your website is its helpful sister, social media. Your social media …