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T-Mobile Picks Up The Innovation Kudos

John Legere, president and CEO of T-Mobile, has a great line in coming late to the party while looking like the host. The compa...

Jan 23 2014, 9:28am CST

NFL Friday Night Playoff Games Expansion being Considered

NFL Friday Night Playoff Games Expansion being Considered

The NFL commissioner is considering the expansion of its Friday night playoff games. An addition of two more teams is slated to...

Jan 23 2014, 4:22am CST

The Twitter Tricks From The New York Times

The Twitter Tricks From The New York Times

I’m a small publisher in both budget and manpower. As such, I must work smart. Everything I attempt to do must be purposeful an...

Jan 22 2014, 8:04am CST

Davos Dispatch: Tech Titans On Life-Changing Gadgets And NSA Reform

Tech Titans Talk Life-Changing Gadgets And NSA Reform in Davos

Tech titans took the stage on the first morning at the World Economic Forum for a panel focused on changes in the digital lands...

Jan 22 2014, 4:12am CST

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The App That Zaps Sales Reps, SuperSolver Takes Cues From Apple's Sales Playbook

David Montoya didn’t like being a lawyer and hated being a CPA. In rapid succession, the MBA with a law degree cycled through a...

Jan 19 2014, 4:51pm CST

BitTorrent Creator's New Software DissidentX Hides Secrets In Plain Sight

BitTorrent Creator's New Software DissidentX Hides Secrets In Plain Sight

Encryption tools help people keep secrets. Bram Cohen has a more subtle ambition: he wants to help people keep secret the act o...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

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JPMorgan's Dimon: Target breach is a wake-up call

JPMorgan's Dimon: More Target-like breaches will occur unless retail, banks work together NEW YORK (AP) — More Ta...

Jan 14 2014, 11:46am CST

Nutanix Is Tech's Newest 'Unicorn,' Raising Massive $101M Round At $1B Valuation

Nutanix Is Tech's Newest 'Unicorn,' Raising Massive $101M Round At $1B Valuation

Nutanix has reached ‘unicorn’ status in Sillicon Valley in just four years, raising a $101 million Series D funding round Tuesd...

Jan 14 2014, 9:06am CST

Government Programs Have Become One Big Scammer Fraud Fest

Government Programs Have Become One Big Scammer Fraud Fest

Amongst all the polls about how various groups view their prospects going into 2014, I’d like to see one polling people who hab...

Jan 13 2014, 10:51am CST

12 Companies Moving Global Commerce Forward

12 Companies Moving Global Commerce Forward

The emergence of innovative software and apps is transforming the way payments are made and the global commerce ecosystem. This...

Jan 12 2014, 8:16pm CST

5 Fearless Ways To Simplify Your Finances In 2014

5 Fearless Ways To Simplify Your Finances In 2014

The first of the year can be overwhelming for many people. Even with the best of intentions, people overspend and are left with...

Jan 10 2014, 9:51am CST

IRS Seeking Volunteers To Help Taxpayers File For Free

IRS Seeking Volunteers To Help Taxpayers File For Free

“Occupation?” I asked. “Spy,” he replied, looking at me with his eyes sparkling, daring me to disagree. I nodded. And then I ty...

Jan 9 2014, 9:06pm CST

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What 2013 Teaches Employers For 2014 & Beyond

By Gene Connors and Amanda Haverstick 2013 left employees as the overall victors on the employment law battlefield, by arming t...

Jan 9 2014, 5:06pm CST

A Look Back At 2013 Predictions: What Worked, What Didn't

A Look Back At 2013 Predictions: What Worked, What Didn't

I thought it was a good point to review my pontificating in 2013. So I’ve pulled all my articles from the year to see if I’m a...

Jan 9 2014, 11:36am CST

Overwhelmed By Your App Options? Try These 10 Must Have Apps For 2014

Overwhelmed By Your App Options? Try These 10 Must Have Apps For 2014

In 2009, Apple trademarked their catchphrase, “there’s an app for that.” Little did we know how true that would turn out to be....

Jan 7 2014, 1:26pm CST

In One Word, The Big Difference Between Good And Bad Mobile Shopping

In One Word, The Big Difference Between Good And Bad Mobile Shopping

The Yankee Group and Mobidia today published a survey of worldwide mobile shopping trends. Although it is called “Does Your Mob...

Jan 7 2014, 8:46am CST

Cracker Barrel Waitress Serves Up Happiness, Gets Tip & More

Cracker Barrel Waitress Serves Up Happiness, Gets Tip & More

“Can you give us your grumpiest server?” That was the request made by two men at a Nebraska Cracker Barrel. The hostess couldn’...

Jan 6 2014, 11:51pm CST

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CES Live: Intel CEO Brian Krzanich Delivers Opening Keynote

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich is set to deliver the pre-show keynote address at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas at 6:30 p...

Jan 6 2014, 8:56pm CST

Ryan Caldbeck's CircleUp Democratizes Funding Process For Start-Ups and Investors

Ryan Caldbeck's CircleUp Democratizes Funding Process For Start-Ups and Investors

A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Ryan Caldbeck, Founder and CEO, Circle...

Jan 6 2014, 12:56pm CST

How To Get The References You Need To Land The Job You Want

How To Get The References You Need To Land The Job You Want

How To Get the References You Need For the Job You Really Want What others say about you is often far more important than what...

Jan 6 2014, 10:36am CST

Mobile Phones Set To Reduce Banking Branches In 2014

Mobile Phones Set To Reduce Banking Branches In 2014

This is the year that mobile banking will really make a dent in branch networks, according to James DeBello, CEO and president...

Jan 6 2014, 9:16am CST

10 Helpful Financial Habits You Can Start Today

10 Helpful Financial Habits You Can Start Today

By Cheryl Lock Many of the day-to-day things we do are just habit. That $10 lunch habit? That $30-per-class spinning habit? Whi...

Jan 3 2014, 3:16pm CST

A Good Thing: Cause Marketers Came Together in 2013

A Good Thing: Cause Marketers Came Together in 2013

For many businesses and NGOs seeking to do well by doing good, 2013 was the year in which collaboration reached new heights. In...

Dec 31 2013, 11:36am CST

7 Ways To Protect Yourself Against A Data Breach

7 Ways To Protect Yourself Against A Data Breach

As business owners, we know that we could be doing a better job protecting our data.  We should be more responsible, have bette...

Dec 31 2013, 9:16am CST

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The Best Disruptive Writings Of 2013 -- Health Care Edition

Clayton Christensen famously coined the term “disruptive innovation” to describe “simple business applications that relentlessl...

Dec 30 2013, 4:31pm CST

The Top Fashion Trends Of 2013

The Top Fashion Trends Of 2013

The fashion pendulum swung in many directions in 2013. For spring, ’60s mod was one of the biggest trends of the season with Ma...

Dec 27 2013, 6:56am CST

Timing Is Everything: 11 Key Triggers To Keep In Mind For The 2013 Tax Year

Timing Is Everything: 11 Key Triggers To Keep In Mind For The 2013 Tax Year

At year end, there is often a flurry of advice about making income and deductions count for the year. The general consensus ten...

Dec 23 2013, 5:11pm CST

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OK I'Il Tip You. But Only Because It's Christmas.

A Scrooge – what you might call a person who’s stingy around Christmas time. Personally, I’m the opposite. The Christmas season...

Dec 23 2013, 12:26pm CST

Year-end Mission: Spot Signs of Elderly Financial Abuse

Year-end Mission: Spot Signs of Elderly Financial Abuse

This is the time of year you should be having some pointed conversations with your elderly friends and relatives. Over the year...

Dec 23 2013, 11:46am CST

Obamacare Spends 'Other People's Money' To Make Healthcare Expensive And Scarce

Obamacare Spends 'Other People's Money' To Make Healthcare Expensive And Scarce

Who will decide what health care you may receive? Will it be you, in conjunction with your doctor? Or will it be the government...

Dec 23 2013, 8:46am CST

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David Brooks: A Pseudo-Conservative Exposes Himself (Again)

If his December 16 New York Times column, “Strengthen the Presidency,” is any indication, faux-conservative David Brooks has be...

Dec 23 2013, 7:46am CST

14 Bad Tech Habits To Break In 2014

14 Bad Tech Habits To Break In 2014

Thanks to smartphones, cloud technology and social networks, we can take the Internet with us everywhere these days. The down s...

Dec 23 2013, 6:36am CST

Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine Has A Tax Lesson

Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine Has A Tax Lesson

I think that it is intuitively obvious that divorce is a major source of stress. I do not need to supplement the assertion with...

Dec 22 2013, 11:31am CST

My Diabolical Plan To Become Google's CEO

My Diabolical Plan To Become Google's CEO

You read that right. CEO. Chief. Evil. Officer. I love Google’s products. I’ve deconstructed its strategy – and written reports...

Dec 21 2013, 8:06am CST

IRS Gets New Boss As It Readies For The 2014 Tax Filing Season

IRS Gets New Boss As It Readies For The 2014 Tax Filing Season

Guess what the Internal Revenue Service is getting for Christmas? A new boss. John Koskinen has been confirmed by the Senate as...

Dec 20 2013, 10:11pm CST

22 Apps And Web Tools To Analyze And Improve Your Website Performance

22 Apps And Web Tools To Analyze And Improve Your Website Performance

With frequent updates to Google’s algorithms and constant changes to best SEO practices, it’s important to keep an eye on your...

Dec 20 2013, 2:41pm CST

Bypassing Letters Of Credit With Real-Time 24/7 B2B Payments

Bypassing Letters Of Credit With Real-Time 24/7 B2B Payments

An oil and gas company in the UK was paying its Saudi and other suppliers $3 billion to $4 billion a year, using a letter of cr...

Dec 20 2013, 10:46am CST

Gus Malzahn, Jimbo Fisher Compete For Massive Bonuses In BCS Title Game

Gus Malzahn, Jimbo Fisher Compete For Massive Bonuses In BCS Title Game

Bowl season is right around the corner, but fans have to wait until January for the five BCS bowls, the most anticipated games...

Dec 20 2013, 10:26am CST