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Advice - Too many people, young and older, let their career and their lifestyle happen to them, rather than proactively making things happen based on their personal passions, skills, and interests. Others make decisions based on someone...
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Cool Tech - //Scientists have created a remote control robotic motor called "Spermbot" that could fertilize eggs and help couples who struggle to have a baby.
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Lifestyle - // Fans going to Super Bowl 50 on February 7 will experience some of the best technology Silicon Valley firms have to offer.
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Advice - Adverbs flash across an LED wall in 'Monument to Change as a Verb,' part of a multi-artwork project for Stanford's Graduate School of Business campus.In an environment of billion-dollar valuations for private companies and...
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Advice - I interview a lot people - applicants to Dreamit's accelerator program, prospective employees, interns, etc. - and one of the questions I *never* ask is, "What is your biggest weakness?"I've learned that you never get an honest...
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Lifestyle - Sitting in a room with all my friends, I realize that I am so much different than they are… MY FRIENDS…the people I chose that I am going to probably be around for the rest of my life. How is it that their views on life and...
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Advice - Whether you are an entrepreneur managing a startup or a corporate executive with thousands of employees, it’s hard to ignore the evidence of big value from happy employees. For example, the Harvard Business Review a while back...
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Advice - The way you spend your time and delegate your daily tasks is more critical to your success as a business owner than you realize. I grew up in a family where my mom went grocery shopping each week and as a family, we did weekly...
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Advice - People who have been followers too long as employees don’t realize how hard it is to be a leader. Every new entrepreneur has to initiate the right actions to be perceived as a leader in their chosen business domain by their team and...
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Advice -When I look at my surroundings I often feel a sense of solitude — not necessarily in a bad way, but not in a good way either. I’ve always been the sort of person who goes after what I believe in, despite the possibility of...
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Apps - //Maria LaMagna joins Wendy Bounds on Lunch Break to crunch the numbers on new wireless plans.
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Advice - Five years ago today I left P&G as a brand manager.  Working for a firm like P&G is akin to learning a “way of thinking.” I have found that the core lessons I learned have applied across a variety of settings (McKinsey,...
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Advice - // What are the preferred apps and gadgets of the tech elite? Lauren Goode surveys the crowd behind the scenes at D11.
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Lifestyle - Are you a business owner, freelancer and/or hustler trying to make your own go of it?Then you have a responsibility to yourself to show up big every day.By show up big I mean show up feeling your best and ready to perform at...
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Advice - As entrepreneurs, we know all too well the meaning of burning the candle at both ends. From stress-filled days to sleepless nights, it’s no wonder most of the entrepreneurs I know are so addicted to coffee they may as well invest in...
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Advice - As a startup advisor, I see many aspiring entrepreneurs whose primary motivation seems to be to work part time, get rich quick or avoid anyone else telling them what to do. Let me assure you from personal experience and from helping...