Category "Industry Insights"

Industry Insights

Good Reads: Thinking, Fast and Slow

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Daniel Kahneman is a Nobel Prize winner in Economics and a psychologist, emphasizing human rationality and judgment. In Thinking, Fast and Slow, you’ll find answers to questions about your daily...

Career Management

Our Trip to Hollywood and Back

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Neville Longbottom is one of my favorite characters in the Harry Potter series, mostly because he is naïve and underrated. No one expected him to slay Nagini. Yet, when he...

Career Management

Buzz Words …Just Don’t

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“150 Business Jargon Fixes” will help writers new to the business world develop a voice that connects with and influences business readers. It lists 150 overused, ambiguous and outright meaningless...

Industry Insights

Hollywood’s Gender Pay Gap

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Jennifer Lawrence has recently denounced the existing Gender Pay Gap between male and female actors in Hollywood. While more than 2,500 miles away, this is a topic that should be...

Events

3 Things I Learned at Web Summit

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I recently attended Web Summit—a mecca for all things tech—in Dublin, Ireland with my startup as a member of a select group of startups known as The Alpha Class. With...

Industry Insights

To Sell is Human

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According to Daniel Pink and his book To Sell is Human, everyone is in sales. Selling is not limited to car dealers, insurance salesmen, and pharmaceutical reps. Stop and think...