Tue, 24 Jan 2017 06:03:00 -0500It will be the Atlanta Falcons versus the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LI in a couple of weeks, but even more interesting will be the face-off between NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.
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The NBA won’t admit it, but their current logo is based on a dynamic photo of Lakers All-Star Jerry West from the photo archives of Sport magazine. Considering Golden State’s Stephen Curry just became the first unanimous MVP in the history of the league while breaking his own insanely-high record of 3-pointers in a single season (with 24 games left to play), it may be time for the NBA to tinker with its design.
With all the chatter about the upcoming NFL Draft, you might not be aware that the NBA Playoffs are actually going on. When who the Eagles will draft in the 3rd round trumps playoff basketball, it confirms every suspicion you had about football being king.
Only in the NFL can a worker consistently deliver a lousy performance and get paid exorbitant salaries, as quarterbackSam Bradfordof the Philadelphia Eagles didwith his recent $36milliontwo-year extensionwith the Philadelphia Eagles.Cartoon by Rob Tornoe.
Denver Broncos quarterbackPeyton Manningisfacing allegationsthat he sexually assaulted a trainer in 1996. Will this charge reduce his chances of moving on to a career atESPN? Legendary sports cartoonistRob Tornoepoints topossible future co-worker and former Ravens linebackerRay Lewis[...]
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 06:00:00 -0500A new survey by Student Loan Hero finds that what borrowers would like to see implemented under the Trump administration is pretty close to what he promised on the campaign trail.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 04:10:00 -0500As 2017 begins, this article looks at five trends that will be prevailing in India, the third largest startup ecosystem in the world.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 01:56:00 -0500A social media case study on how to turn a crisis into opportunity
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 01:26:00 -0500Who would have thought that one of the world's smallest countries would make a bid for leadership in cutting-edge space technology?
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 22:04:00 -0500I spoke with legendary radio personality Angie Martinez about her business model, guiding principles, and the importance of investing in your own growth.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:59:00 -0500Ah, the dreams of little boys dreaming of toys. And of turning us into their toys. Cartoon by Shannon Wheeler.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:00:00 -0500Foreign travelers keep arriving in Taiwan, and business people regularly visit from abroad looking for a piece of the world's 20th largest economy. Here are five things Taiwanese people expect in meeting a face-to-face meeting.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:33:00 -0500Paul Caron, the TaxProf, dean of the tax blogosphere has called the end of an era. Daily coverage of the IRS scandal ends with Day 1352.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:55:00 -0500Here's my 3 step system for attracting a steady stream of high-paying clients and avoiding the vicious famine-feast cycle.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:45:00 -0500Wall Street thinks that Apple can change Qualcomm's "toll collection" model.
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A recent report from FlexJobs.com, an online source for flexible work and career information, cited these positions as jobs that can be done on a flexible schedule and are likely to be in demand in 2017.
FlexJobs Intel: Statisticians are responsible for conducting research, analyzing data, and preparing reports for a variety of fields and clients. A master’s degree and related experience arecommonly required for statistician jobs, with some requiring a Ph.D.
FlexJobs Intel: Product managers work with digital product designers, engineers, developers, and other related professionals to ensure the creation and implementation of a new product or upgrades to current products. Typical tasks of product management jobs include developing project plans, analyzing opportunities, communicating with stakeholders and clients, and offering recommendations for best practices. A bachelor’s degree and several years of related experience are common requirements for product managers.
FlexJobs Intel: Physical therapy assistants are hired to work under the direction of a physical therapist, administer prescribed therapies, provide care, and interact with patients. An associate’s degree in physical therapy assistance and current licensing are typically required.
FlexJobs Intel: Operations managers are responsible for providing assistance to the functioning, planning, and directing of companies and organizations. They typically work closely with other departments like accounting, marketing, sales, IT, and others.
FlexJobs Intel: The requirements of and work performed by operations analysts varies from company to company, but these roles are typically responsible for operational process implementation and analysis, resource planning, documentation, and the analysis of organizational functioning. Departments that utilize the skills of an operations analyst include marketing, human resources, logistics, and product development.
FlexJobs Intel: Office managers are responsible for keeping offices in a huge variety of industries running smoothly. They manage support staff, assist with travel arrangements, manage office supplies and equipment, and much more.
FlexJobs Intel: Working closely with occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants perform assessments, develop care plans, and monitor patient progress. An associate’s degree and an occupational therapy assistant license are typically required, as isan interest in providing direct patient care.
FlexJobs Intel: Nurse practitioners (NPs) provide clinical oversight and coordinate patient care, as well as examine, diagnose, and treat patients; counsel and educate patients; and prescribe medications. A master’s degree and current licensing is required.
FlexJobs Intel: ICU nurses are responsible for providing nursing services to the intensive care units of medical centers and hospitals. Related departments include CVRU and CCU. Applicants are typically registered nurses with current state nursing licenses or certifications who have previous related experience.
FlexJobs Intel: Medical doctors are hired to oversee the busines[...]
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:32:00 -0500John Lee Dumas is one of the most successful podcasters on iTunes. He's launched a crowdfunding campaign in partnership with the nonprofit Pencils of Promise. This piece explains why that is a good idea.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:22:00 -0500A study of entrepreneurship finds more people starting enterprises in part to survive but also because there are organizations and donors supporting them on the ground.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:15:00 -0500Small businesses comprise more than 99% of all employer businesses in the US and a regulatory environment that supports their growth and job creation is crucial.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:01:00 -0500John Lee Dumas, host of Entrepreneur on Fire, shares the 3 skills every entrepreneur should master to be successful in 2017.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:36:00 -0500Laura Stack, an award-winning productivity expert and bestselling author, shares productivity tips of the most successful entrepreneurs.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:22:00 -0500If you're looking for a fresh opportunity in digital marketing, you'll want to check this out: three senior marketers from top companies share what they look for when hiring digital marketing roles.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:00:00 -0500William Duran, founder of digital nomad boot camp Destination: Dev, shares his insights about what it takes to become a digital nomad in this day and age.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:57:00 -0500New biotech developments could offer chronic pain sufferers new relief.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:32:00 -0500Why are social apps so invasive when it comes to personal details? Is there an ethical line that should be drawn? And how should you, as a marketer, approach this data?
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:22:00 -0500And three ways to get better.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:08:00 -0500Silicon Valley collides with Hollywood in the story of Maureen Fan, the trailblazing CEO of one of the few virtual reality animation studios. We got the inside scoop on how she launched on the eve of the premiere of her latest VR project at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:49:00 -0500The UK Government's Industrial Plan proposes long term measures to reduce skills shortages in the tech sector but with Brexit likely to exacerbate the problem, how will startups find the staff they need in the shorter term.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:23:00 -0500Here are the top 5 New Year's resolutions any entrepreneur, CEO, CMO or business owner should aspire to make in the year ahead to have a most productive and successful 2017
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:01:00 -0500Paul Rawlinson, Baker McKenzie's new chair, speaks about global legal demand, sector growth, the future of the global elites, his first 100 days, and more.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:43:00 -0500Dr. Dane Siegel says the mind is not just a function of the brain but also social and cultural interactions. Wanting to explore this connection further in terms of leadership, I asked Dr. Siegel to join me for an interview on how leaders can become more mindful.