Completeness and the problem of Buridan’s Ass

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Why the eff didn’t you watch these TED Talks? The 2013 edition.

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Perhaps you are looking forward to a new and hopeful 2014; perhaps you see late December as the perfect time for reflection and resolution. I’m pleased to let you off the…

An ode to a crowded planet and the sharing economy in 2013

Originally posted on Gigaom:
Three years ago the world reached a societal turning point: more than half of the planet’s population were living in cities. That shift will continue to the point where…

The guiding iBeacon: Helping brands navigate customer relationships

Originally posted on Gigaom:
In technology circles, beacons are the topic du jour; one of the biggest buzz makers as 2013 rushes to an end. It’s no wonder – the technology has the…

The Unusual Relationship Between Revenue and Valuation Over Time

Originally posted on David Cummings on Startups:
People love to think of a startup’s valuation as readily determinable by a valuation expert based on agreed upon financial formulas. In reality, a startup is…

26 Time Management Hacks I Wish I’d Known At 20

Originally posted on Noble Thoughts :
26 Time Management Hacks I Wish I’d Known At 20 Most people learn time management the hard way, by trial and error, working late nights to meet deadlines.…

The Power of Persistence

Originally posted on Late Blooming Entrepreneurs:
Four years ago, I set out to write a book about people who became successful entrepreneurs in the second halves of their lives. I undertook this challenge for several…

The Chief Data Officer: An executive whose time has come

Originally posted on Gigaom:
I often ask people whether they know what Netflix, Harrah’s, Amazon and Wal-Mart have in common? The answer is pretty simple. They use data analytics to leave their competitors…

Health Exchanges See Rush of Last-Minute Shoppers

Originally posted on Fixing The Game:
The chart below (via WSJ) shows the influx of shoppers since Nov. 30 in the 14 states running their own health exchanges.     Source: WSJ

The Stock Market Has Officially Entered Crazytown Territory

Originally posted on Exploring the World:
by Michael Snyder of The Economic Collapse blog, It is time to crank up the Looney Tunes theme song because Wall Street has officially entered crazytown territory. …