Desi Linden Lost the Boston Marathon by Two Seconds Before She Conquered it 7 Years Later. Here’s the Mindset That Could Help Her Win the New York Race

Desiree Linden was just two seconds short of her dream. The elite marathoner saw the 2011 Boston Marathon as an opportunity to emerge as a star on the competitive scene. But, after 26.2 miles of running at her fastest marathon pace to date, she crossed the finish line just two …

Sociable Gen Z prefer to work in a communal workplace rather than home

Generation Z, the latest generation of workers to enter the workplace (aged 18-24) are social creatures a new report suggests, preferring to work in an office environment, with only 8 percent thinking they work best from home compared to 20 percent nationally. However, putting aside the assumption this is because …

Stickers: The Portable Branding Solution Your Business Needs

With coffee shops and communal spaces in vogue as our new workplaces, entrepreneurs and small business owners should consider portable branding as part of their marketing toolkit. And, what better tool than the sticker? It is a medium that can attract, acquire and engage one’s target audience with the ultimate …

Facebook sends Sphero robots so classrooms can apply coding education

Program a robotic toy to move and you could be hooked on coding for life. That’s the idea behind Facebook’s newest educational initiative called CodeFWD. It provides online coding tutorials for teachers and students powered by Code.org, and if classrooms finish those, they can apply to be sent a free …

Bitcoin Prediction – Factors That Could Significantly Influence Its Price

What is the future of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies? In a situation of such a downturn on the crypto market, this seems to be a pressing question. The future development of the cryptocurrency is discussed by many including the world’s leading entrepreneurs. John McAfee, the founder of the McAfee security …

Facilities managers are smarter and more data driven than ever

Facilities managers are responding to a range of macro influences such as changing demographics, the uptake of flexible working, new technology and social change by adopting a new way of looking at the workplace, claims a new report from CBRE.  The report claims to identify the major trends in facilities …

A Bridal Boutique that Banks on Customer Experience

At Dreamforce 2019, Ramon Ray had the chance to chat with Nicole Staple is the co-founder and CEO of Brideside. Nicole and the team at Brideside are revolutionizing the bridal industry by making the boutique experience more convenient, stress-free and inspiring. Their unwavering commitment to providing a unique customer experience …

XMLHttpRequest vs the Fetch API: What’s Best for Ajax in 2019?

March 2019 celebrates the 20th anniversary of Ajax. Sort of. The first implementation of XMLHttpRequest shipped in 1999 as an IE5.0 ActiveX component (don’t ask). Before then, there had been ways to pull data from a server without a full-page refresh, but they often relied on clunky techniques such as …

6 Motivational Speaking Trends That You Want To Pay Attention To

Caption: Motivational Speakers From Pexels.com Whether you’re planning a small sales meeting with your team or preparing for a national conference, guest speakers need to stay aware of the latest trends to appear — and remain — innovative. More importantly, they need to be able to adapt to changing audience …