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Did you know it takes less than a nanogram (or less than one billionth of the mass of a penny) of your dried saliva for scientists to construct a digital portrait that bears an uncanny resemblance to your very own face?
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The first few months on a job can determine your success -- or failure.
Michael Watkins, author of The First 90 Days, explains how to secure early wins during a transition. 
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5 Reasons User Experience Is More Important in 2015 Than Ever Before: http://ow.ly/LSHSK
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Keep your customers happy, because they can ruin you in social networks, and fast.

That's according to Donna de Winter, chief financial officer at Vision Critical, in an article for +CFO Publishing.

Check out the article for tips on how your company should engage with unhappy customers.  
Keep your customers happy, because angry customers can ruin you in social networks, and fast.
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LinkedIn acquires HR startup Careerify http://tnw.me/2fXDDPI
Networking company, LinkedIn has acquired Toronto based startup Careerify with the aim of automating the referrals process using big data. The announcement was made today by Careerify. The ...
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At $5, it's time to upgrade your lamps with a tiny dose of the future.
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Only a few days old, Periscope has already become incredibly popular with the public and celebrities.

In his article for +Medium, +Vision Critical's +Andrew Reid outlines why this new emerging social app is something big brands need to pay attention to.  
Back in 1979, when my father, Canadian pollster Angus Reid, was building his profile in market research, the ethnographi…
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A new exhibit in Paris celebrates the genius of Braun's midcentury design work.
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Director of Information Technology
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    Director of Information Technology, 2009 - present
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