Mon.Aug 21, 2017

The Link Between Infinite Computing and Machine Learning

Feld Thoughts

At the Formlabs Digital Factory event in June, Carl Bass used the phrase Infinite Computing in his keynote. I’d heard it before, but I liked it in this context and it finally sparked a set of thoughts which felt worthy of a rant. For 50 years, computer scientists have been talking about AI. However, in the past few years, a remarkable acceleration of a subset of AI (or a superset, depending on your point of view) now called machine learning has taken over as the hot new thing.

How To Run A Business, Raise A Child (And Stay Sane)

YFS Magazine

Raising a child and building a business reminds me that I’m fortunate enough to be involved in shaping more than one miracle. Lifestyle dadpreneur family business health and wellness lifestyle parent entrepreneurs parentpreneurs

Recognizing and Reducing Fear Makes Leadership Work

Startup Professionals Musings

Trying to be a business leader by instilling fear in your employees and partners is never a good approach, but it is particularly devastating in a startup.

What Is The Economic Impact of Refugees?

Chaganomics

Good points for review. A whole new economic division. Refugees arrive and the government must spend to support the refugees, thereby providing a shot in the arm of local economies due to an increase in spending.

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Is VC Funding the Real Unicorn in Silicon Valley?

Up and Running

From myths to memes, the unicorn has always represented the highly elusive ideal: a beautiful creature so rarely seen, every sighting is both a privilege and an unforgettable event, as well as a sign of good fortune to come.

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Applying Cynefin to Real Product Management Projects

The Product Guy

Out of the hundreds of nominations, and amazing finalists, the 7th annual winner of The Best Product Person is … Chris Butler. The Best Product Person (TBPP) is the leading international award honoring excellence in Product Management.

What People Look For Today In A Smart Home System

YoungUpstarts

by Julian Lee, founder and CEO of Ambi Labs. An article from the Saturday Evening Post in 1900 forecasted the “home of the twentieth century”. From elevators, to “houses cooled by liquid air”, where home automation is the standard.

Stories of Scale: Standing out in SaaS with custom tracking metrics

The Next Web

Stories of Scale is a content series we’re doing with startup participants from our conference in a partnership with EQT Ventures, sharing growth stories and lessons from industry insiders centered around 4 pillars: technology, business, human optimization, and communication.

Aviation Answers – A Breakdown Of Roles Within The Airline Industry

YoungUpstarts

For many decades, the notion of working within an airport or actually up in the air, on a commercial vessel, has been associated with a certain kind of glamour. This is why, every year, thousands of graduates and career hopefuls apply for jobs in the aviation industry.

Want to Raise Successful Children? Here's What the 6 Richest. Self-Made Billionaires Were Like as Kids

Inc Startups

Some of them grew up poor; some grew up privileged. But the world's top self-made billionaire entrepreneurs had childhoods full of these experiences. Icons of Entrepreneurship

5 Tips To Make Investors Beg You To Take Their Money

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

So, your basement business moved into an official shared workspace. You hired your first small team, and you’re ready to pitch your big vision to a prominent investor. There’s only one problem – you don’t know where to start.

3 Things Confident People Say and Believe About Themselves

Inc Startups

Confidence is an essential success trait. Why is it that something so important is so often missing?

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N.C. ex-election worker charged with altering 2016 primary votes

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Durham County reported last year that, while it didn't affect the outcome, some votes were counted twice and election officials presented the vote count as true when it was wrong

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Stop Wasting Your Time At Networking Events. Consider These Alternatives

Inc Startups

A major shift away from traditional networking is occurring. Avoid getting stuck in the past as the new age of professional connecting is in fullbloom. Pivot: Reinvention Central

When Should Your Business Borrow Money?

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Most businesses will run into financial trouble at some point in time, whether that’s in the initial phases of seeking funding, or hitting a cash flow wall in the middle stages of growth.

How Corporate Welfare Is Killing Small Businesses

Inc Startups

Small business beats big business in job creation. Yet, corporations get far more in federal funding. Startup

3 Hidden Marketing Takeaways From Major Corporations

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Thinking like a consumer won’t make you rich. If you want to take your success to new heights, you need to think like a marketer. Here are three secrets to start: 1.

This Entrepreneur Left the NFL With a Super Bowl Ring--and Built a $610 Million Business. Here's How

Inc Startups

Casey Crawford lives the change he wants to make in the world and his business is the vehicle to do it.

Specific Ways to Boost the Curb Appeal of Your Small Business

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

First impressions are everything in the business world. Whether you’re an online entrepreneur or you have a physical storefront for your small business, what customers see the first time they interact with your brand often influences how they’ll feel about you for years to come.

3 Reasons Why Poetry Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

Inc Startups

Pick up a book of poetry to expand your possibilities for disruption and innovation.

Everything You Need to Know About Audience Segmentation

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

With your first money-making blog, you may be tempted to target the biggest possible audience, writing content that could apply to everybody.

This May Be the Ugliest Airline Story You've Heard This Year (No, It Doesn't Involve United)

Inc Startups

Imagine being faced with this situation as a passenger. You wouldn't like it. Business Travel

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Monday Morning Motivation: Jay-Z on Lonzo Ball, Branding & Starting a Business

Hearpreneur

[link]. This motivational video is for entrepreneurs, startups and business owners to start their week off on the right foot. Jay-Z talks about starting a business, Lonzo Ball, Nike & him getting started. Inspiration motivation

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Blockchain Is About to Change the Way You View Content on the Web. Here's What You Need to Know

Inc Startups

Whether we accept it or not, our attention is worth something. A new blockchain system wants to monetize attention for creators and users alike. Technology

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Western NC ready for eclipse, but roads clogged

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina officials say about 1 million people are expected to travel to and through the state for the eclipse

How This Mother Juggled a Newborn While Launching a $13 Million Business

Inc Startups

Lauren Stokes managed to turn a doctor's order of bed rest into the foundation for her booming fashion business.

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TylerCruz.com: An Internet Entrepreneur's Journey

The following is a paid review for TylerCruz.com written and reviewed by Michael Kwan. It is completely of Michael Kwan’s opinion and is not influenced by being paid. If you’re interested in having your site or product reviewed, please view my advertising page.

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The $50 Million Juice Company That Got Its Start in a Family Station Wagon

Inc Startups

Marygrace Sexton has grown Natalie's Orchid Island Juice Company into a thriving business through good timing and a refusal to compromise on her products. Main Street

Panthers could get Newton, Samuel back for next game

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera is chomping at the bit to get his full contingent of offensive players on the football field

Martellus Bennett Says There Are No Overnight Success Stories. Here's What It Really Takes

Inc Startups

One piece of advice the all-star football player wants his daughter to know is that winning "takes hard work, and you have to sacrifice a lot of stuff that you may enjoy.". Notes to My Younger Self

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The Latest: Army identifies soldiers missing after crash

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on five soldiers missing in Hawaii after helicopter training crash (all times local

Want to Become More Emotionally Intelligent? Start Sleeping More, According to Science

Inc Startups

Emotional intelligence is critical to succeeding in life, no matter the task. But, becoming more emotionally intelligent starts with sleeping more. The Inc.

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North Carolina Senate releases legislative district rewrite

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

RALEIGH — Map-makers are proposing new districts for members of the North Carolina Senate, a move forced after a federal court ruled state Republicans illegally gave too much emphasis to race in the current version of legislative groupings

6 Easy Ways to Get the Respect You Want

Inc Startups

Knowledge will give you power, character will give you respect.

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