With the increasing amount of data available to us today, it’s no wonder a new term — “Big Data” — has emerged as a hot topic. But what exactly is Big Data, and how do we leverage it so that we can optimize our business and social interactions?
The Internet of Things promises to connect our entire world, and with the rising popularity of FitBits, smartwatches, and even connected cars, it’s no wonder it’s been called a trillion dollar market. What do these new technologies mean for our future, and how do they affect us?… Read More..
This past weekend, I had the privilege of giving a presentation on — what else? — presentations to a group of MBA students at a local university. While giving this session, the topic that sparked the most interest on their end was the subject of flexibility.
They were immensely … Read More..
What exactly is happiness, and how do we achieve this elusive state of being? There are many opinions on how to be happy, whether it’s through science-based techniques, special hacks learned from the Army, or simply reading books on happiness and success.
Gretchen Rubin, author of the … Read More..
As most of us know, presentations work great for content marketing: They are visual and engaging, and as a result they diversify your content portfolio and expand your promotion channels. Here are 5 ways (plus a bonus one) to make the most of SlideShare presentations as … Read More..
Over the holiday break, my wife and I took Southwest Airlines to visit family in San Diego – the choice of airline was one of love/hate. Their low fares are great, but we are seated like cattle. However, love them or hate them, one element of their service I never … Read More..
Software as a service (SaaS) has flipped the traditional software business model on its head. Workflow management, customer service, business metrics, revenue flow and more are altered with SaaS — yet the rewards can be huge. What do SaaS companies need to know to survive?
New year, new you? How about: New year, better, more efficient you. We’ve heard time and again that new year’s resolutions don’t work – the trick is making small, tangible alterations to your habits to effect change. So what are the best tricks out there to streamline your life, make … Read More..