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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. ...

The Best Advice Startups Can Get is From Other Startups

The Best Advice Startups Can Get is From Other Startups

I have found that some of the best advice I have received has not come from investors or mentors, but instead from other founders in my community. Fellow founders’ perspectives are clearer as they are also like you – chipping away at the mountain of work and having bet all-in on the business to succeed. Hence, I ...

Siri Was Almost Verizon and Android’s Crown Jewel

Siri Was Almost Verizon and Android’s Crown Jewel

The world got its first inkling of the quick wit that would make Apple’s Siri an icon during a packed press conference held before an auditorium of tech elite. "Who are you?" an Apple executive asked the assistant. “I am a humble personal assistant,” Siri answered to appreciative laughter. More like humbled personal ...

Done Not Done: Clean Up Your Movie and Media To-Do Lists

Done Not Done: Clean Up Your Movie and Media To-Do Lists

To-do lists and task managers are commonplace on the App Store, and it's sometimes hard for unique apps to stand out. But a recently launched app from Betaworks called Done Not Done surprisingly manages to do so. Don't let the name fool you, this app doesn't focus on the boring things you need to do, like picking up more ...