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We’re callin’ it: Peach will on...

Jan 26, 2016No Comments

Given its offerings and interest, Peach will most likely be a boom, but it won’t necessarily be a mainstream app. For the niches that adopt

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Editorial response: “Are gen X women ...

Jan 20, 20162 Comments

According to a Fast Company article, I’m getting lost among the baby boomers and millenials that work around me. Funny, I don’t feel lost.

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5 ways Apple nabs top talent (and you can, ...

Jan 07, 2016No Comments

Apple is known for attracting top talent, but how do they do it? What do they look for? How do they spot the best? More

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McDonald’s testing mac and cheese for...

Jan 04, 2016No Comments

McDonald's has made improvements to their menu for children, but a new test has us slightly confused.

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117 inspirational quotes for a prosperous n...

Dec 31, 20152 Comments

Ring in the new year with these 117 inspirational quotes to get you motivated to take next year by the horns.

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How to take advantage of a quiet workplace ...

Dec 29, 2015No Comments

Your workplace is probably on a skeleton crew this week, too - here's what you can do to stay productive and take advantage of the

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16 motivational quotes for kicking ass in 2...

Dec 24, 20152 Comments

(Business News) As we close out the year and gear up for 2016, we look to the wisdom of others for inspiration to keep us

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Can a mobile app company really save local ...

Dec 23, 2015No Comments

Most believe that printed newspapers' days are limited - but a tech company thinks they have the answer. Could HubCiti be the perfect blend

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Facebook finally reveals glimpse into VR pl...

Dec 15, 2015No Comments

Facebook bought Oculus Rift for a small $2 bil, and marketers have been chomping at the big to see what they could do with virtual

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How employees can steal your sensitive data...

Nov 17, 2015No Comments

Whether your client list or client files, you have sensitive data on hand - how could an employee steal it, and how can forensic specialists

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Starbucks Pumpkin Spice frappuccinos launch...

Sep 23, 2015No Comments

Starbucks has teamed up with Costco for a limited edition pumpkin spice treat, sure to have all of the "I can eat whatever I want"

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Three mistakes to avoid when you start a ne...

Aug 17, 2015No Comments

When starting a new job, there are three common mistakes new hires make that you should avoid.