Christine Chia

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Stranded In SF? Corral Rides Shows Uber, Lyft, Sidecar And Muni In One App

Super Awesome SF Party A has just ended, and you need to figure out how to get to Super Awesome SF Party B <i>stat</i>… and preferably by spending as little money as possible.<p>So what do you do? Muni? Uber? Lyft? Sidecar? Hoof it? You could switch between half a dozen different apps and try to figure out …

India is often spoken of in the same breath as China because of its billion-plus population, economic promise, value as a trading partner and growing military capabilities. But it is still widely seen as a country that cannot quite get its act together. That India can become a great power is not in doubt. The real question is whether it wants to http://econ.st/11MOStH

7 Negotiating Tips for Anxious or Sensitive People

Basic negotiating skills are useful for everyone.<p>Anxious people often don't negotiate - partly due to intolerance of uncertainty and partly due to …

7 Specific Ways To Harness The Power Of Social Media http://bit.ly/11XGLH8 If your company hasn't learned to harness the power of the social media world yet, here's one reason you should: According to Google, nearly 60 percent of people talk more online than they do in real life. So where do you begin? Discover the best insights for companies looking to adapt, grow and thrive on Small Business Strategies http://bit.ly/14BSFLc

Surefire Negotiation Tactics For People Who Hate To Negotiate

Don’t believe the hyperventilation: Though negotiation–for a raise, a better price, a job change–freaks you out now, you can, in fact, be awesome at it.<p>While we’ve discussed why every day is a negotiation, we haven’t touched one disagreeable fact: that unless you’re some kind of conflict-loving …

25 Things I wish I knew before moving to San Francisco

I moved to San Francisco 9 months ago from the East Coast bastion of Boston. Despite having experience living in a major US city, I found quite a few …

Seven publishing trends that will define 2013

When you look back at it, 2012 was a stupendous year for news and magazine publishing. We witnessed the emergence of several paradigm-altering trends …

The Science of Internal Time, Social Jet Lag, and Why You’re So Tired

“Six hours’ sleep for a man, seven for a woman, and eight for a fool,” Napoleon famously prescribed. (He would have scoffed at Einstein, then, who was known to require ten hours of sleep for optimal performance.) This perceived superiority of those who can get by on less sleep isn’t just something …

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How Busy People Find Time to Think Deeply

During the first presidential campaign Michelle Obama was worried her husband's schedule allowed him "no time to think." You hear the same from …

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How to Become a Masterful Note-Taker: 8 Lessons From Research

Use a computer. Underline. Take a break. Read them later.<p>AP Photos<p>The value of note-taking--or notebooks at least--gets a stock market capitalization in the coming weeks with Moleskine's planned IPO. The Italian stationery firm has boosted the profile of note-taking at companies around the world. …

Clean Out the Mental Clutter

This spring, when you begin hauling the garbage out of the garage, or cleaning out that closet -- you know, the one with the paper plates and the aspirin and the three-year-old coupons next to the nail polish and glitter glue (or maybe that's just me) -- also take a little time to clean out the …

The Art Of Writing Your Own Bio: How To Toot Your Horn Without Sounding Like A Blowhard

The problem with your bio isn’t the boasting–it’s who’s doing the boasting.<p>After college, I did what most liberal arts grads do when they come to Washington: I interned at a think tank. As I subsequently embarked on my career, I shied away from the word “intern,” a moniker that I felt would betray …

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May 2018 – China remains firmly in the lead on our Electric Vehicle Index. But other pockets of growing public- and private-sector commitment to …