SHINY NEW GADGET OF THE MONTH: E-mail Signature Rescue

SHINY NEW GADGET OF THE MONTH: E-mail Signature Rescue

The business world runs on e-mail. According to LifeWire, around 269 billion e-mails are sent around the world each and every day. But for every e-mail sent, millions go unread, and those that do are often found wanting. How, in the midst of all that noise, can you possibly get your own work e-mails to stand out?

Cybercriminals Confess: The Top 5 Tricks, Sneaky Schemes And Gimmicks They Use To Hack Your Computer Network

Cybercriminals Confess:  The Top 5 Tricks, Sneaky Schemes And Gimmicks They Use To Hack Your Computer Network

The contemporary world is rife with digital thieves. They’re penetrating the complicated data structures of huge credit-monitoring companies like Equifax, scooping up the personal information of millions of people. They’re releasing sensitive customer data to the public from discreet businesses like Ashley Madison.

A Diverse Team Is More Productive

A Diverse Team Is More Productive

By: Mike Michalowicz

Everyone knows the saying, “If you build it, they will come,” from the 1989 film Field Of Dreams. Well, the same rule applies to the type of work environment you create, and, as a result, how diverse your team becomes.

Shiny New Gadget Of The Month: Picture Keeper Connect, The Best Way To Back Up Photos On The Go

Shiny New Gadget Of The Month:  Picture Keeper Connect, The Best Way To Back Up Photos On The Go

Nothing feels worse than having to delete an old favorite to make room for some new photos. The Picture Keeper Connect solves both of these issues, providing easy-to-use backup for your phone or tablet.

You’re Better Off Giving Your Employees A $1,000 Bonus Than Being Cheap With Technology

You’re Better Off Giving Your Employees A $1,000 Bonus Than Being Cheap With Technology

Imagine, for a minute, that you’re the CEO of a scrappy, promising new start-up. In the beginning, it was just you and two other employees working on dinky PCs out of a 12-by-12-foot office, but times are picking up and the company is heading into the uncharted waters of rapid growth.

Adequacy Is Unacceptable by Robert Stevenson

Adequacy Is Unacceptable by Robert Stevenson

Recently, while working on a program for a company that has been in business for over 64 years, I came across a particularly compelling value statement: “In the pursuit of excellence, adequacy is unacceptable.” It’s stuck with me since then as a perfect encapsulation of forward-thinking business philosophy.

SHINY NEW GADGET OF THE MONTH: Building A Smarter Shower

SHINY NEW GADGET OF THE MONTH: Building A Smarter Shower

The cutting-edge U by Moen Smart Shower is looking to revolutionize your shower experience. With digital valves and a corresponding controller, the U by Moen can make any shower a lot smarter.

What Will You Do When This Disaster Hits Your Business?

What Will You Do When This Disaster Hits Your Business?

In today’s world of rampant cybercrime, every savvy business owner knows the necessity of locking down their data. However, we find that the cyber security technologies used by the vast majority of businesses are woefully out of date. Sure, your current solution may have worked great, but digital threats to the safety of your company are constantly evolving. Criminals will eventually attempt to breach your data — and your barriers are not as secure as you might think.

Geoff Smart: The 3 Hardest Questions About Your Career

Geoff Smart: The 3 Hardest Questions About Your Career

I love helping people strategize about their career. A recently retired governor just contacted me to schedule a career strategy chat. I’m guessing he has a sense of what he wants to do next, but needs a sounding board in order to come up with a plan.

Shiny New Gadget Of The Month: The Feeder of the Future

Shiny New Gadget Of The Month: The Feeder of the Future

Petnet is looking to upgrade pet care with their new automated SmartFeeder, targeted toward pet owners who frequently travel or those with packed, variable schedules.