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15 Career Milestones Everyone Should Reach by Age 30

15 Career Milestones Everyone Should Reach by Age 30

Ever wonder what it’s like to be 80 years old? Oliver Sacks, a neurology professor at NYU, shares the truth about life as an octogenarian in a piece for The New York Times called “The Joy of Old Age. (No Kidding).” In the column, Sacks writes: “I do not think of old age as an ever grimmer time that one must ...

WSJ: Netflix’s Success Has Made TV Networks More Accepting of Serialized Dramas

WSJ: Netflix’s Success Has Made TV Networks More Accepting of Serialized Dramas

Netflix was once a sore spot or afterthought for traditional TV providers, but as its position has solidified, it's also become a way for threatened shows to get enough funding to stay on the air. The Wall Street Journal reports that network executives have become more accepting of serialized dramas that would have been ...

The App Store’s Best Games and Apps Are Free and You Should Get Them Now

The App Store’s Best Games and Apps Are Free and You Should Get Them Now

A host of highly regarded apps for iPhone and iPad have gone free on Monday in what could be a major celebration to mark five years since Apple launched the App Store. So far, games such as Infinity Blade II, Superbrothers: Sword and Sworcery EP, Where's My Water?, Badland and Tiny Wings (iPhone / iPad) are all on offer for ...

The Most Flawless Resume Ever Written

The Most Flawless Resume Ever Written

Employers are getting slick about the application process and now use software to sift through resumes for specific keywords. Lauren Weber of The Wall Street Journal explains these ‘applicant-tracking systems in a recent piece called “Didn’t Get the Job? You’ll Never Know Why.” Well, two can play at this game. ...

Nokia Lumia 928 Unveiled, Headed to Verizon Next Week

Nokia Lumia 928 Unveiled, Headed to Verizon Next Week

Nokia has officially announced the Nokia Lumia 928 for Verizon Wireless in the US, which will go on sale on 16 May.  The Windows Phone 8-toting device, which had been heavily leaked already, was announced on the Nokia Conversations blog.  Like other members of Nokia's Lumia family, the 928 focuses heavily on camera ...

Yahoo’s Mayer Has Met with Hulu Execs

Yahoo’s Mayer Has Met with Hulu Execs

According to numerous sources close to the situation, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer recently met with top execs at Hulu, the premium video service whose media company owners have been considering selling it for some months.  Sources said Yahoo is “in the process,” although the Silicon Valley Internet giant has not made any ...

A Vision of 21st Century Healthcare and Medicine

A Vision of 21st Century Healthcare and Medicine

In 2010, I wrote a book about the New Health Age. Along with my co-author, Jonathan Fleece, we realized that the discussion about healthcare in America was being driven by fear, ignorance and political manipulation. Any discussion with these three components is a stupid conversation. We decided to write an intelligent book ...

The Keys to Android are Still Held by the Carriers

The Keys to Android are Still Held by the Carriers

Just under two years ago, HTC's CEO responded to public pressure by making an equally public promise: "We will no longer be locking the bootloaders on our devices." Today, that promise is only half-kept by HTC, while other manufacturers have an even spottier record when it comes to keeping the Android ecosystem as "open" as ...

Conscious Capitalism: A Major Trend in Consumer Behavior

Conscious Capitalism: A Major Trend in Consumer Behavior

One of the three major consumer trends I have been speaking about during the past few years is conscious capitalism. Conscious capitalism is when a company takes on an altruistic cause, charity or practice and applies revenue to that endeavor. Initially this behavior was mostly about creating a feel good halo around a ...

CPS – The Creative Procurement System

CPS – The Creative Procurement System

An overview of the the features and benefits of CPS - The Creative Procurement System. Created and produced by GSAM Solutions LLC. Click here to download a deck that describes CPS. ...