Tue.Nov 21, 2017

Making Holograms Real

Feld Thoughts

Looking Glass , a Brooklyn-based company we recently led the Series A investment in, just released HoloPlayer One, the world’s first interactive lightfield development kit. This is a new interface that lets groups of people see and interact with floating 3D scenes without VR or AR headgear.

The new global language we’re already writing

Start Up Blog

A global economy ends up with many pieces of global infrastructure. Communications system, social networks, sans-nation-state currencies, political forums, international transport to name a few. We are currently in the middle of the transition to a global language, the written version at least. Something seemingly childish is about to entirely transform the written word: emojis. Before.

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Required reading for my leadership team: The 5 Dysfunctions of a Team

Jeff Hilimire

Last week I gave my entire leadership team at Dragon Army a copy of the book, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team , by Patrick Lencioni. While I hardly think we’re a dysfunctional team, this book is incredible for helping teams learn how to communicate more effectively, build trust, and achieve more. In my opinion, its a must read for anyone that works in a team environment.

Bill Gates Follows These 4 Rules to Get the Most From His Reading

Inc Startups

The famous entrepreneur-turned-humanitarian recently shared the secrets behind his famous reading habit. Extreme Entrepreneurship

Google’s 70/20/10 Rule for Driving Product Innovation

The Product Guy

In a recent live stream from one of our mentors of The Product Mentor , James Alexander, lead a conversation around “Product Innovation @ Google”. We are always looking for more product mentors from all around the world. Signup to be a Mentor Today! View the live stream…. About The Product Mentor.

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Why Nobody is Finding Your Content

Duct Tape Marketing

Why Nobody is Finding Your Content written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Marketing Podcast with Brian Dean. I believe that elements of SEO are now elevated to the strategic level.

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What Does The Future Of Human Resources Look Like?

Inc Startups

What was viewed by many as one of the least exciting areas of an organization is now one of the most dynamic places to work, here are all the ways Human Resources is evolving. The Future

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7 Business Travel Hacks To Keep You Productive And Stress-Free On The Road

YoungUpstarts

by Angela Leavitt, founder of Mojo Marketing. Fall is right around the corner and this an uptick in conferences and events. Add end-of-year planning with remote clients into the mix and you may find yourself on the road more than in the office.

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Elon Musk Has 24 Hours in a Day. So Do You. Here's How He Gets More Done

Inc Startups

From Musk to Branson to Cuban, the world's busiest CEOs have the same amount of time as you but still get more done. Here's how. Innovate

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3 Tips To Make Your Business Stand Out The Crowd

YoungUpstarts

Startups, whether you’re a tech company or a small business trying to make it in the service industry, needs to offer something different. I read an interesting article on SaaS startups a while ago stating that branding is essential because dozens of other people are offering the same thing.

Why This Black Friday Shopping Technique Can Score You a (Huge) Deal in Your Career

Inc Startups

Expert Black Friday shoppers can teach you something important about getting ahead. Personal Finance: Spread the Wealth

How to Kickstart Your Growth Process

ConversionXL

At TelTech , it took our product-marketing organization more than a year to get to something that resembled a true growth team, running high tempo testing. So, if you are struggling to implement the growth hacking methodology, I get it.

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This Is the True Power of Reading, According to 2 Deep Thinkers on the Subject

Inc Startups

Reading seems to be back in vogue again. While that's certainly a good thing, are people reading for the right reasons? The Inc.

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How to Claim Position Zero on Google

Duct Tape Marketing

How to Claim Position Zero on Google written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing.

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The 20/80 Rule, Leadership, and Integrity

Inc Startups

In a leader's relationships, the 20/80 rule counts, not the 80/20 rule.

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A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Back in 2011, my partner Brad suggested that USV invest in a search engine called DuckDuckGo. I laughed at the idea, “why would we ever want to compete with Google?” ” “Because they do something Google will never do”, Brad explained.

Want to Improve Your Life After Thanksgiving? Here Are 5 Habits of the Happiest People

Inc Startups

As you reflect back on 2017, consider how practicing some of these new habits may just transform your 2018. Work-Life Balance

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What A Document Management Tool Can Do For You In 2018

YoungUpstarts

by Jesse Wood, CEO of eFileCabinet. Businesses that are tired of the tedium of data entry and wish there was a better way to digitize and organize their documents can rest assured — there is.

Need More Education for Your Career? Here's How an Online Tutor Can Help You Get Ahead

Inc Startups

Online classes aren't the only way to learn what you need to succeed. Innovate

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Ways For Better Managing Of Business Finances

YoungUpstarts

Businesses can fail from many different reasons, but one most common reason is because of financial problems. Regardless of what kind of product or service you are offering, you will hardly reach success if you do not have a steady income to cover all your expenses.

Want More Responses to Your Sales Emails? Do These 3 Things in Your Call to Action

Inc Startups

Even the highest open rates won't do you much good if people aren't actually replying to your sales emails. Marketing

How to Increase Your ROI With Color Psychology

Up and Running

The last time you bought a new phone, chances are your final decision was based on the color. Sure, you considered the functional features such as battery power, camera quality, screen size, and so on. But when that was out of the way, the color most likely determined the specific phone you chose.

Science: Here's Why You Should Schedule 15 Device-Free Minutes of Alone Time a Day

Inc Startups

A new study shows unplugging for mere minutes has profound effects on our emotions. The Inc.

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Man turns himself in to Greensboro police in Oct. 3 shooting death (Update)

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Police consider suspect armed and dangerous

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32 Books Anyone Who Wants to Succeed Should Read

Inc Startups

If reading is something you're willing to do to sharpen yourself, check out these highly recommend titles.

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Greensboro police seeking ID of armed bank robber

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

GREENSBORO — Police are trying to identify the armed robber who took money from a bank Friday afternoon

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A Life-Changing Lesson on Mindfulness -- From Pueblo Tribal Court

Inc Startups

The Judge could've taken ten times as much of my money, but he tookaway a little of my ignorance instead. Innovate

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Greensboro police ID suspect in Oct. 3 shooting death

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Police consider suspect armed and dangerous

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The Dark Side of the Holiday Season: How Leaders Can Help Employees Cope with Holiday Stress

Inc Startups

Holidays aren't always happy. Here's how stress seeps into the workplace and what leaders can do to support struggling employees. Countdown: Holiday 2017

Greensboro-High Point area gets high marks from CNBC in Amazon HQ2 competition

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

All three of North Carolina's top metro areas among the top contenders for Amazon's highly publicized second headquarters, according to the cable channel

1 Daily Habit that Mark Cuban, Elon Musk, and Warren Buffett All Practice (And You Should, Too)

Inc Startups

And why you should develop it too. The Inc.

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Duke safety McDuffie out for season with knee injury

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Duke safety Jeremy McDuffie will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury

The Best Locations and Sectors for Women Entrepreneurs Seeking Investment, According to Wharton

Inc Startups

A new study from Wharton reveals the hot spots of investments in women-focused businesses, and they aren't all what you'd think. Startup

Robber rams NC restaurant manager's car, pinning it to tree, and demands bank deposits

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

RALEIGH — A man used a truck to hit a restaurant manager's car and pin it against a tree so he could steal a bag of bank deposits Monday morning, police said