Here are some interesting points that emerged from my conversations with industry experts at the recent National Cybersecurity Alliance and NASDAQ joint CyberSecurity Summit.
Most everyone claims to be a good communicator. But what does that really look like? A good communicator: -Stays engaged. -Can carry a conversation. -Knows what’s going on in the world. -Puts thoughts forward clearly without ambiguity. -Is able to articulate pretty specifically what he is doing or learning. -Has the ability to influence without … Read the Rest ?
You should always talk to strangers as an entrepreneur. Sure there is risk in doing so but the value of the conversation is likely to exceed the risk.
Let me know if you’ve been in a conversation like this. You: “Sheesh, going to the mall to repair this bag is a pain.” Your Partner: “Yeah, I wish there was an app for that.” In this age, it’s not uncommon to think like this. We’ve been...Show More Summary
Heather says Today we’re going to the bathroom. Okay, well, umm, I hope that is something that happens every day or that you and your gastroenterologist have had long, heartfelt conversations and are comfortable with things. Today when you enter your bathroom you are going to take a long, hard look at your vanity. Show More Summary
Posted by Dom-Woodman Imagine you work for an e-commerce company. Wouldn't it be useful to know the total organic sessions and conversions to all of your products? Every week? If you have access to some analytics for an e-commerce company, try and generate that report now. Show More Summary
Mike Allen: “Amid high-stakes postmortems that include conversations with President Trump about White House staffing and operations, aides are rewriting their plans for the next legislative fight — with a weakened president and speaker, emboldened House hardliners, and a party [...]
Podcaster and former Obama speechwriter Jon Lovett was having a perfectly pleasant conversation with CNN’s Brian Stelter on Reliable Sources this morning – even after saying cable news speaks in a “dead language” – until the subjectShow More Summary
(Cognitive Neuroscience Society) When going to the movies with friends, one small action can make a big difference to be on the same page after the movie: eye contact. A simple conversation before the movie sets you up to be more in sync with your friends after the movie. Show More Summary
RESEARCH OF THE WEEK Agriculture changed fatty acid conversion genes. Elderly women who start taking statins have an increased risk of developing diabetes (just what they need!). Climbing stairs for 3 minutes after each meal improves...Show More Summary
Chatting with the 450 podium in Detroit.
He has some challenging answers in this conversation with Harvey Sachs on the Toscanini anniversary.
George Steiner, with Laure Adler, A Long Saturday: Conversations. Steiner is one of the most knowledgeable people, even into his 90s. From these conversations I learned that he started working for The Economist as an economics reporter...Show More Summary
Drew Doughty’s name isn’t coming up in conversations about possible winners of the Norris Trophy as the NHL’s top defenseman, and it’s easy to think of several reasons why he won’t repeat as winner of an award he won last year but probably should have won two or three years sooner. The extraordinary...
JONATHAN MCEVOY IN MELBOURNE: The mustachioed American in daily control of F1 has walked the paddock, listening and talking, every conversation adding to his must-do list.
When I sat down with Ryan Reynolds and Jake Gyllenhaal during the Austin, Texas press day for their brand new movie Life, I planned to have a fun conversation about the wonder of space and their perceptions of it after making the new sci-fi horror film.
House Intel Chair Rep. Devin Nunes dropped a major bomb last Wednesday when he announced that Trump and his campaign team had been subjected to “incidental collection” of their conversations.
This article originally appeared on The Conversation. The Trump administration has released a series of executive orders targeting immigration at the U.S. southern border. Central American families and children traveling alone represent nearly half of all unauthorized migrants apprehended by...
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Jeff Raider founded/co-founded two “direct to consumer” businesses in the last ten years, Harry’s and Warby Parker. In this conversation with David and Andy, he lays out how he thinks about the ways that direct to consumer is changing the way brands and retailers do business.