Union Square Media Has an Army of Army Wives Union Square Media Has an Army of Army Wives
Union Square Media Has an Army of Army Wives
It’s no secret that military spouses bear a heavier emotional burden than many. From worry over their spouses’ safety to frequent travel, military wives must deal with numerous and difficult challenges. One of the challenges that isn’t discussed as often is how being married to a serviceman or servicewoman impacts the civilian spouse’s career. Movi... View Article
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Union Square Media Has an Army of Army Wives
How to Scale Your Digital Advertising Without Google and Facebook How to Scale Your Digital Advertising Without Google and Facebook
How to Scale Your Digital Advertising Without Google and Facebook
With Google and Facebook set to account for more than half of global ad spending, the advertising gap is widening. So far, no other traffic source has been able to crack even a 3 percent share of the global advertising market. New company Maximus aims to change that by helping media buyers scale effectively without turning to Google or Facebook. “T... View Article
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Nick Matzorkis: Rewriting the Rules of Entrepreneurship Nick Matzorkis: Rewriting the Rules of Entrepreneurship
Nick Matzorkis: Rewriting the Rules of Entrepreneurship
Internet trailblazer Nick Matzorkis founded the People Search industry in the 1990s and hasn’t slowed down since. It takes knowledge, intuition, and drive to build a business. As an entrepreneur and the founder of eighteen businesses, Nick Matzorkis has those qualities in spades. Matzorkis knew he wanted to be an entrepreneur from a young age, find... View Article
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Miami Mansion Becomes Biggest Bitcoin Real Estate Deal Ever Miami Mansion Becomes Biggest Bitcoin Real Estate Deal Ever
Miami Mansion Becomes Biggest Bitcoin Real Estate Deal Ever
High profile sales may indicate rising interest in investing cryptocurrency in real estate. Cryptocurrency is in its infancy, but it has already proved its staying power. Within ten years, bitcoin has evolved from obscurity into a household name and gained traction as an acceptable form of currency in several industries. Lately, trends indicate a r... View Article
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Miami Mansion Becomes Biggest Bitcoin Real Estate Deal Ever
20 Beautiful Spots Around the World to See Fall Foliage 20 Beautiful Spots Around the World to See Fall Foliage
20 Beautiful Spots Around the World to See Fall Foliage
Fall is undoubtedly a magical season, thanks to trees putting on a spectacular show of sprinkling the world with stunning hues of red, orange, and yellow. However, some spots are more magical than others. Here are 20 of the prettiest places to view fall foliage around the world. ... View Article
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These Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World These Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World
These Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World
Maps are mainly known as graphic representations of the geographical location of places in the world. Aside from maps, other graphic representations may come in forms of graphs and charts which provide an organized analysis of a certain fact or study. When you merge these two ways to report data, what you get are some extremely interesting maps sh... View Article
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15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can’t) 15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can’t)
15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can't)
Many people are unaware that local law can restrict aerial photography or satellite imagery of sensitive sites. And when Google gets imagery from commercial entities or government agencies, those sites sometimes come pre-blurred. Over time, though, laws have been changed, new sources of imagery have become available, and Google has quietly lifted ... View Article
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15 Secretive Places You Can Now See on Google Earth (And 3 You Can't)
Amazing Before-And-After Photos That Show How Fast The World Changes Amazing Before-And-After Photos That Show How Fast The World Changes
Amazing Before-And-After Photos That Show How Fast The World Changes
Twenty years ago, two Stanford PhD students created Google, Tamagotchi toys were a worldwide phenomenon, and “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” hit shelves for the first time. Fast forward ten years later to 2007, and Netflix launched its video streaming service, Instagram didn’t exist, and most of us were still using f... View Article
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The 5 Most Popular Business Books Of 2013

The 5 Most Popular Business Books Of 2013

May 15, 2014 6:52 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2310
Amazon’s annual list of the best-selling books on its platform signals which ideas and trends have taken hold of the culture in a given year. Even in a world where technology is taking over, books are an essential resource for people in business. DropBox CEO Drew Houston, for example, got a crash course in business and management by reading… View Article
Online Marketers Are 21% Sexist … Even When They’re Women

Online Marketers Are 21% Sexist … Even When They’re Women

May 15, 2014 6:38 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2378
Apparently, the tech-industry brogrammer culture has no stranglehold on sexism, as Internet marketers routinely devalue women’s work by an average of 21 percent. That’s according to search-marketing firm Wordstream, whose CEO Larry Kim just outed his customers’ biases. Kim compared how successful his female colleagues’ work is with how successful his clients perceive them to be…. View Article
Guilty as Sin Philip Kerr’s ‘Prayer,’

Guilty as Sin Philip Kerr’s ‘Prayer,’

May 15, 2014 5:56 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1444
Bernie Gunther, the sardonic German detective in Philip Kerr’s historical crime novels, survived World War II with life, limb and integrity intact. But Bernie was only up against the entire Nazi high command. In PRAYER (Putnam, $26.95), Kerr introduces us to Gil Martins, an F.B.I. agent with the domestic terrorism unit in Houston who seems to be… View Article
The Unkindest Cut ‘Midnight’s Descendants,’ by John Keay

The Unkindest Cut ‘Midnight’s Descendants,’ by John Keay

May 15, 2014 5:36 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1344
Some historical events have such utterly catastrophic consequences that no amount of “what if” counterfactuals can yield a more awful result. World War I, for example, resulted in an enormous number of fatalities, largely entrenched the imperialism that initiated it and paved the way for both Nazism and Stalinism. How could a different path have… View Article
Marketing Day: Facebook’s Related Content Test, Adobe Analytics Updates & World Cup Marketing

Marketing Day: Facebook’s Related Content Test, Adobe Analytics Updates & World Cup Marketing

May 15, 2014 5:29 pm  | Comments: 1 | Views: 1497
From Marketing Land: Facebook’s iOS Related Content Test Could Be A Boon For Marketers Facebook wants check-ins to be more social, which could be good news for marketers. Facebook is testing a new iOS feature that shows users related information after they check into locations or post activity-based status updates. So if someone checks into Yosemite… View Article
10 Books You Need To Read In 2014

10 Books You Need To Read In 2014

May 15, 2014 5:24 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1432
Another year, another several dozen captivating books to add to your ever-growing reading list. You may still be conquering the mountain of titles you were gifted during the holidays, or the pile of award-winners you picked up at the end of last year, so anticipating 2014’s heavy hitters may seem overwhelming. Which is exactly why… View Article

Samsung Galaxy S5 Sales Double S4’s Launch-Day Record

May 15, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1503
The Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone just launched on Friday and is already showing a much stronger start than its predecessor, a new report suggests. Launch-day sales of the Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone are reportedly double those of the Galaxy S4‘s launch-day numbers from 2013 in some markets, according to ZDNet Korea. In other markets, launch-day sales of the new… View Article

5 Things They Don’t Teach You In Business School

May 14, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 1402
Would you spend $200,000 on something if it didn’t make you happier?  As it turns out, you can invest over $200,000 on a top MBA program these days and while you will on average earn more and have a better network upon graduation, that $200,000 investment does not guarantee you will feel happier. I’m grateful to have attended… View Article
Pastor Is Convicted of Trying to Sell Counterfeit Art
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Pastor Is Convicted of Trying to Sell Counterfeit Art

May 13, 2014 10:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 2524
A Florida pastor who dabbles in art dealing was convicted on Tuesday of trying to sell five fake Damien Hirst paintings to an undercover police officer. A jury in State Supreme Court in Manhattan took five hours to reach a decision, finding the pastor, Kevin Sutherland, guilty of second-degree attempted grand larceny. He faces as… View Article