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There’s been a gold rush happening in technology these last few years, focused on the Internet of Things.

There’s been a gold rush happening in technology these last few years, focused on the Internet of Things, or IoT.

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You have a mind for numbers, assets and an entrepreneurial drive. The only thing you don't have is an idea on how you want to invest your time, money and energy.

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Everyone Has More Weaknesses Than Strengths [0.11]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, 12:11 p.m. by Leadership Freak @ [source]

Everyone has more weaknesses than strengths.

You can’t ignore your weaknesses and succeed.

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How New Managers Can Send the Right Leadership Signals [0.21]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, 12:05 p.m. by HBR.org @ [source]

One of the most exciting and — sometimes anxiety-producing transitions in a career — comes when you move from being an individual contributor to becoming a manager. As your job shifts to getting more work done through others, recognize that what motivates or influences you may not be how others are motivated or influenced.

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How to Write a Mission Statement in 5 Easy Steps [0.21]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, 11:30 a.m. by Bplans Articles @ [source]

I’ve had a 30-year love-hate relationship with mission statements.

In the early years of my business I wanted peace of mind about cash flow more than I wanted growth, and I wanted growth more than I wanted profits.

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Simply put, webinars (online meetings) are a convenient form of content that gives you the ability to create “one to many” engagements.

Test your technology – I always log on a few minutes before the webinar start time to ensure everything is running smoothly from a technical perspective (this includes checking to make sure your computer is fully charged).

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A Public Record [-0.05]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, 10:54 a.m. by AVC @ [source]

AVC has been going on for almost 14 years now. I write every day, mostly about tech and investing in startups and observations about entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship.

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Next week, Digital Summit will arrive in Minneapolis, drawing in distinguished speakers and attendees from far and wide while placing our hometown at the center of the marketing world for a few days. Minny is an ingenuity hotbed, always one step ahead of the curve with a thriving tech startup community that has led some to suggest MSP might be the next Silicon Valley.

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Technology is the future of business.

With AI and Machine Learning, small business owners should be thinking about how to integrate them into the already existing technology.

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Bought [0.26]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, 7:47 a.m. by Seth Godin's Blog on marketing, tribes @ [source]

How much does it cost you in tolls to drive across town?

How much does it cost you to take a bus or subway across town?

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Best Business Books of All Time [0.20]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, 5 a.m. by Barbara Weltman @ [source]

So I’m a big reader.

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference , by Malcolm Gladwell.

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Ashleigh Blatt is the money maker for celebrities and high net-worth entrepreneurs.

Read on to find out what a work from home consulting business really looks like in this interview with Ashleigh Blatt.

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Today is a super short video just to give props to an awesome tool: Credit Karma.

Not only this great in the short term because you save money by getting to file for free, it’s also great in the long term because, hopefully, Credit Karma will start to steal some of the business away from Intuit, which owns TurboTax, and H&R Block.

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We’ve created more than 800 content campaigns at Fractl over the years, and we’d be lying if we told you every single one was a hit.

A great example of this is a project we created about the reasons startups fail.

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Online2Offline Commerce [0.12]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, midnight by Andreessen Horowitz @ [source]

Editor’s note: This article popularizing (and coining, for better or worse) the concept of online-to-offline (O2O) commerce by now-a16z general partner Alex Rampell was originally published exactly 7 years ago in TechCrunch.

Venture capitalists and entrepreneurs would be wise to think beyond cloning the “deal of the day” concept — and instead think about how the discovery, payment, and performance measurement of offline commerce can move online.

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10 Reasons to Attend Shop.org 2017 [0.30]

Posted on Aug. 7, 2017, 11:42 p.m. by Retail Minded @ [source]

Retail is digital, whether you sell online, in a brick and mortar store or both. The reality is, consumers engage digitally as part of their retail journeys and as a result, merchants must respond to the increasingly changing consumer marketplace that leads customers from their retail research to their final point of purchase.

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Jim Cramer spoke with Jason Cohenour, the president and CEO of Sierra Wireless, to check in on the communications company's prospects.

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Jim Cramer puts the market into perspective and reveals the high-flying tech company that was cheaper than many investors had thought.

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Jim Cramer sat down with Nick Pinchuk, the chairman and CEO of Snap-On Inc., to hear about the manufacturer's stock-saving initiatives.

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