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Eric Schmidt Shows How Google Thinks About Innovation
Google is one of the largest, most influential technology companies in the world. But it didn't start out that way, and it's not easy to maintain that status. Google Executive Chairman and former CEO Eric Schmidt has shared some insight as to how Google views innovation and the competition.
Snapchat Founders Likely Billionaires With New, Reported Investment
Snapchat chose the road of independence and venture capital over dancing with Internet giants like Facebook and Alibaba, and in the process its founders may have just become billionaires.
Data Breaches In The Cloud: Who's Responsible?
The cloud multiplier effect means data breaches in the cloud are increasing -- and becoming more costly. With so many states and localities opting to host their data there, what happens when breaches occur?
Why LinkedIn Is the Most Powerful Marketing Tool of the 21st Century
LinkedIn is the most powerful marketing tool of the 21st century and there are three main reasons why -- media, partnerships and clients.
11 Books By CEOs That Will Teach You How To Run The World
From fashion startups to automotive empires, here are the best leadership books from people who have led their companies to success.
How Do You Brand Big Data?
Branding data is tough—and not just because many eyes glaze over when you start to talk about it. But in today’s media marketplace, it wouldn't be wrong to think of the data world as a spreadsheet version of a gold rush, with everybody scurrying to stake their claim.
Going OmniChannel? You Have To Do These 7 Things Well
The challenge is that the more sophisticated customer experience and omnichannel concepts become, the less organizations are able to operationalize them. Here are 7 keys to omnichannel success.
Amazon Is Turning Into Google
Just like Google has expanded beyond search into everything from finding ways to cheat death to making cars that can drive themselves, Amazon has been increasingly expanding beyond its core e-commerce business.
5 Ways the Workforce Will Change in 5 Years
Five years isn't a long way away, but human-resources experts predict significant changes within the workforce over the next half-decade.
Why Everyone Is Obsessed With E-Mail Newsletters Right Now
E-mail newsletters are so hot right now. There’s a web ring for e-mail newsletters now, but really the best newsletters are secret.