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Hume the humane

Hume believed we were nothing more or less than human: that’s why he’s the amiable, modest, generous philosopher we need now<i>By Julian Baggini</i>Read at …

2018 IoT Trends and Their Effects on GDPR

The internet of things (IoT) is one of the most significant technological revolutions of our lifetime. It has the potential to transform almost every …

Internet of Things

The Almost Unbelievable Power of Your Belief Systems

Follow this visualization guide to achieve absolute clarity in your goals.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I was horsing around with my dog the other day -- <i>I promise this is an article on entrepreneurship --</i> when something extraordinary happened.<p>We’d been playing …

Motivation

10 Reasons Your Content Marketing Has Failed

Nobody wants to fail. And yet, it happens all the time. Especially in content marketing.<p>Content marketing can work, of course. It does work. But if you’re among those marketers who aren’t getting the results they need, it may be time to look at what went wrong.<p>These ten issues are the usual …

Marketing

Managing Collaboration in an Age of Disrupted Teams

How much better would work life be if your entire organization could collaborate across a seamless digital canvas?<p>Produced for Cisco Webex by (E) …

Project Management

Here’s proof that open office layouts don’t work, and how to fix them

Don’t tell my boss, but our open office is slowly driving me nuts. I feel like someone is constantly creeping up on my workstation, and the softest …

The Workplace

An Australian doctor’s stark note to parents is a devastating blow against anti-vaxxers

Australian doctor Rachel Heap has seen people suffer from diseases that could have been prevented by vaccines throughout her career. She’s got a direct message for parents who refuse routine shots for their children—and it’s making waves across the internet.<p>A patient snapped a photo of the sign …

Public Health

Our brains have an urgency bias. Here’s how to not get tricked

Every day at work, we are faced with decisions that make or break how our days will go. Do we pick the administrative task that was due yesterday or …

Time Management

How to Find the Right Google Keywords for Your Business

377053 / PixabayKnowing what searchers type to find your product or service might seem obvious, until you Google search a fitting phrase and your …

AdWords

BYOD: Build your own Dataset (for free!)

BYOD: Build Your Own Dataset (for free using web scraping)<p><b>Ten second takeaway:</b> <i>Learn how to create your own dataset with simple web scraping that</i> …

Python Programming

A Study of Thousands of Dropbox Projects Reveals How Successful Teams Collaborate

The use of virtual file-sharing platforms like Dropbox, Google Docs, and others has become ubiquitous in business, academic, and other settings. But is your team using such collaborative platforms as effectively as they could be?<p>Whether working on cancer cures or the latest consumer-tech products, …

Top 10

Most of AI’s Business Uses Will Be in Two Areas

While overall adoption of artificial intelligence remains low among businesses (about 20% upon our last study), senior executives know that AI isn’t just hype. Organizations across sectors are looking closely at the technology to see what it can do for their business. As they should—we estimate …

Artificial Intelligence

How U.S. Retail Giant Kroger Is Using AI And Robots To Prepare For The 4th Industrial Revolution

Kroger, one of America’s largest grocery chains, has decided to embrace technology to help it survive and thrive in the 4th industrial revolution. With 2,782 grocery stores under nearly two dozen names in 35 states, Kroger plans to leverage its data, shopper insights and scale to help it remain a …

Machine Learning

2018 WordPress Website Checklist For Launching A New Website

WordPress has been a popular CMS for years. It can power personal blogs and also commercial websites. Due to its good documentation, plugins and …

Web Design

10 Must-Read Books for WordPress Development

WordPress is now the most popular content management system in the world. Over 30 percent of websites are powered by WordPress, from personal blogs, …

Why Search Engine Optimization Is the Key to Making Money Online

You can't make money online without an audience, and search engine optimization can bring millions of people to your website.<p>There are all sorts of ways to make money from a blog or website. You could sell ads, write sponsored content or work with content partners. You could create an online shop …

Engines

Steal This Marketing Tactic From McDonald's and Petco to Dramatically Increase Sales

Are you capturing all the visitors who come to your website?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Big brands change with the tide or die.<p>In the case of companies like Toys 'R' Us and Blockbuster Video -- death came knocking because they continued to live in the past. Their …

Marketing

The scientist who coined “stress” wished he had chosen a different word for it

It’s hard to imagine a time when people were not stress-literate, so to speak.<p>These days, we routinely recognize the red flags of chronic stress on the body—the fatigue, the low moods, the headaches, and frequent illnesses—if not in ourselves than in others. We remind friends or family or …

Being rational all the time isn’t going to do you any favors

When Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky published their paper on Prospect Theory in 1979, few people could have imagined the long-term implications.<p>The findings were still elementary at the time, and they hadn’t yet developed a full framework around it, but the seeds of change were there.<p>They had …

Psychology

How to Build an Effective Social Media Strategy from Scratch

If I were to ask you 'what’s the most important rule for a marketing specialist', what would you say?<p>My answer would be to never neglect your …

How I rediscovered my love for JavaScript after throwing 90% of it in the trash.

My Relationship with JavaScript<p>My journey with JavaScript started way back in 1997 with Netscape Navigator 3. Back then you couldn’t do much with it.</b> …

People Aren't Rational, and That's Why We Need Free Trade

By imposing heavy tariffs on steel, aluminum, and household appliances, President Trump is rejecting the consensus of economists on the benefits of trade. This general view, which dates back to Adam Smith and David Ricardo, is straightforward: If countries import goods that can be made more cheaply …

Harvard Business review

Nobel winner Richard Thaler changed how we think<br>about human behavior.<p>By David A. Asch, MD and Kevin G. Volpp, MD<p>Stop educating people about what they already know.<p>By Atul Nakhasi and Craig R. Fox<p>Studies show that nudging physicians and patients<br>increases vaccination rates.<p>By Adrian Gore, Peter …

Python Generators Tutorial

Python generators are a powerful, but misunderstood tool. They're often treated as too difficult a concept for beginning programmers to learn — …

Introducing the Data Studio Community Connector Codelab

<i>Posted by Minhaz Kazi, Developer Advocate, Google Data Studio</i> Data Studio is Google's free next gen business intelligence and data visualization …

I Made a News Scraper with 100 Lines of Python.

Everyday I take subway to my office, where my cellphone has no signal at all. But medium app won’t let me read stories offline, so I decided to make …

How to Use Relevant, Targeted Directories for Link Building by @annaleacrowe

High quality directories help increase direct traffic and search rankings. They also provide long-term local SEO and consumer benefits.The post How …

Jean-Paul Sartre was the original self-help guru

Long before I read French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre, I had a clear idea of who he was. Or who I thought he was. I knew all about the turtleneck-wearing, chain-cigarette-smoking, moody sort of soul, with a melancholy philosophy to match. After I opened his books, though, it became clear to me …

Existentialism

13 cognitive biases that really screw things up for you

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of …

Become the Best You Can Be With These Top 27 Inspirational Quotes

Robert H. Schuller said, "Tough times never last, but tough people do." This is one of the many encouraging quotes that will help keep you on track to realizing your full potential.<p>Office life and work routines can sometimes become a bit drab. When you live a life full of Excel spreadsheets and …