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Why "Getting Ahead" Isn't Always the Same As "Doing Well"

When you start your career on the bottom rung (as most of us do), “getting ahead” and “doing better” are synonymous. Competing with someone else may …

How To Hack Your Brain Using Technology And Make Your 2016 Awesome

The start of a New Year inevitably inspires us to improve on the last but around 25% of us have <i>already</i> ditched our New Year’s Resolutions by now. Here are five ways you can make 2016 even more awesome than 2015. And, more importantly, what tech can you justify buying to help you do that?<p><b>…Eat …

4 Ways to Boost Your Social Selling Profile (Courtesy of LinkedIn)

Mike Derezin is the vice president of LinkedIn Sales Solutions. Here are the 4 things you should be doing on LinkedIn, but statistically are not doing on LinkedIn, to drive B2B Social Selling.<p>Before we begin, I realize it's a bold statement to say there are four secrets of social selling (as in …

Pythonista 2.0 Brings Action Extension, iPad Pro Support, Code Editor Improvements, and More

Back in the Fall of 2012, a few months after I had taken it upon myself to start moving all my work from OS X to iOS, I came across Ole Zorn's Pythonista. A Python interpreter for iPhone and iPad that could natively integrate with iOS system features, Pythonista opened up a new world to me, …

When Are You Too Sick to Work Out?

Getting sick is a part of life. It’s gotten us out of school, ruined plans for that big party, and kept us up in the middle of the night. In fact, …

Email Etiquette

Whether we want to acknowledge it or not, email is a part of our everyday lives. Research has found that the average U.S. employee spends about a quarter of his or her time at work every day writing, receiving and combing through emails.<p>The funny thing is that the majority of people have been using …

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20 tools that make freelancing easier

Leaving the safety of a full-time job and going freelance can be terrifying, but it can also be hugely rewarding if you go about it the right way. …

InVision

Forget big data – it's time for big algorithms to change the world

It's no good just having data – it's what you do with it that counts. In five years, one million new devices will come online every hour, creating …

The Important Business Lesson Too Many Leaders Ignore

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Mobile internet is now just the internet

Smartphones are increasingly becoming the devices on which we access the web at home as well as on the move, meaning more power for Google and Apple<p>The Christmas holidays are the time of year when different generations of the family gather around the dinner table. So it’s a perfect opportunity for …

Jeremy Clarkson

Segway Samba: Why Football Ace Ronaldinho Chose Social Influencers For New Product Launch

2015 has been the year of the millennial marketing agency. Facebook’s push into video and its new Live service, the rise of live streaming apps like Periscope and Meerkat, and the outstanding success of celebrity vloggers have all contributed to an environment where not only can any event be …

The Freelancer Generation: Why Startups And Enterprises Need To Pay Attention

Gone are the days of the 40-hour work week that kept us at work eight hours a day (I find that most startup founders or business owners in Silicon Valley work 50-60 hours a week).<p>Freelancing is becoming the accepted norm of the startup world. As more startups are starting to use the millions of …

This is the scariest statistic about millennials and retirement

And it turns out that most millennials don't know much about investing either.<p>The BofA/<i>USA Today</i> report mentioned above asked millennials what they felt they had expertise in (you could pick more than one category). Thirty-four percent said "Social Media." Twenty-three percent said "Health and …

Is the Homepage Dead?

Traffic to individual homepages is decreasing because readers are discovering content in other ways. Twitter, email and chat services, and especially Facebook make up what publishers are calling the “dark social” web – termed as such because the traffic is so difficult for publishers to track. This …

The party's over in startup land

It already raised $162 million in prior venture financing and debt. We don't know how much of it is left and how much it burned through. But it's time to go back to the trough - under punishing conditions.<p>Perhaps it's the sound of hot air hissing out of the startup funding bubble where …

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