ClassPass, the hot New York startup that gives you access to a smorgasbord of fitness classes for a monthly fee, has snagged Amazon’s Sam Hall to be its Chief Product and Technology Officer Read More
Monthly Archives: March 2016
Tease new products to your fans.
Some brands still worry that social use can be self-destructive and lead to a host of problems with managing user engagement. But others are jumping in, because marketers can make a serious impact with product launches using apps like Snapchat. Read More
We hear a lot about “10,000 hours” being what it takes to become an expert. But the majority of people totally misunderstand the idea.
So I decided to go to the source and talk to the guy who actually created the theory. Read More
It’s officially tax season—that time of year when most people aim to sail through the onerous process as quickly as possible.
But there’s a major downside to rushing. Read More
Good morning. Here’s everything you need to know in the world of advertising today.
1. Google just turbo-charged one of its most important products. It is launching a new paid-for measurement platform for marketers dubbed the Google Analytics 360 Suite. Read More
In 2004, Leeward Bean was happily retired. He’d helped build a scientific instrument company, Ocean Optics, and sold it for $50 million. But when a pair of former employees, Christina Bacon and Ron DeFrece, pitched him on an online novelty shop called Uniquely Geek, the science nerd couldn’t resist: He agreed to give them seed funding and advice. And soon enough, this little side project would spawn an entire new business for him. It all began when he stopped into Uniquely Geek’s south-Florida office one day; the staff had just written 100 nerdy slogans for T-shirts, and wanted to print them all. Read More
If you can’t keep up with the times, your hairstyle might quickly become outdated.
Our friends at Hairstylism created an infographic to illustrate the top men’s hairstyles — and what separates one from another. It seems close-cropped haircuts are still the norm these days, but longer hair is quickly coming into vogue.
Whether it’s the undercut or the pompadour, one of these 10 cuts is sure to fit your hair and tickle your fancy.Whatever your preferred style, just be sure to get a haircut that fits your face shape.
Apple founder Steve Wozniak loves the Amazon Echo, a smart speaker that users can talk to.
In an interview with CNBC that aired Friday, he said he thought it was “the next big platform for the near future.” Read More