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They have been talked about for years, but it now seems that driverless cars are closer than ever before to going mainstream. We were recently reading an interesting article by automotive expert Jeffrey Lupient, who lauded the technology as well as making several other points that suggest they could be on the horizon. This prompted us to dig deeper into the subject and as you’ll soon find out, these vehicles of the future could absolutely transform the way our roads function. Driverless cars are already here That’s right, amongst all of the press stories pushing on when these vehicles will…

One thing the world has always loved is entertainment. But the world of entertainment has changed dramatically, particularly with the advent of the internet and of smartphones. Today, professional entertainment industry programs are incorporating apps and development into their curriculum. And this is for good reason. Entertainment is a business, businesses have to make money, and to make money, you have to market your products. So how does all this work? Musicians and Artists More and more musicians and artists are able to break through by using apps on smartphones. Few budding musicians have the money to record their own…

Running a business in today’s world takes a combination of things. This includes smart planning and strategies, knowing where and when to spend money, hiring the best talent out there, not to mention having a little luck along the way. That said your company can’t typically succeed if you are not reviewing your business practices on a regular basis. Such reviews are necessary to make sure not only your products and/or services are up to par with consumer expectations, but that you also are marketing and advertising your brand as much as possible. So, are you doing all you can…

Given the central role ICT now has in the school curriculum, it’s essential that education providers have well-designed classrooms in which to teach this subject. So, if you’re preparing to create a brand new ICT suite or you’re revamping one of these learning environments, it’s important to plan the project carefully to ensure you succeed in providing a practical and inspiring space.  Get the layout spot on  Traditionally, these suites often feature rows of desks with all students positioned facing the teacher. As well as making it hard for teachers to circulate around the rooms, this layout can prevent them…

Given the amount of time millions of Americans spend daily on the Internet, it should probably not come as a major surprise that many of them want (and demand for that matter) the best high-speed options out there. Whether one uses the Internet for pleasure, business, perhaps both, being stuck with slow Internet speed is akin to watching a movie with tons of commercials. Face it; most people are not going to like that idea. That said Internet users in search of finding high speed Internet should shop around for the best deals out there, looking for a provider able…

When you start your own business, make sure you also set up a website. This is essential for every business who wants to target a wider market. This also helps you reach out to people traditional marketing usually can’t reach and also generate brand awareness. You need to take advantage of the online world to keep your business growing. As a business owner of any kind of enterprise, it is crucial that you build your own online presence. If you want your business to thrive, then you must create a website for your company. In fact, a website is a…

Big data is one of the most significantly growing areas of all business in general, and it’s also proving to a lucrative career area for many people interested in technology and entering a field with a high growth level. According to Forbes, the salary for technical professionals with big data expertise and related skills is $124,000. Additionally, there is virtually no limit to the industries where big data professionals are in high demand. Also according to Forbes, the top five industries where there is the most significant demand for talent with data-related skills include Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, IT,…

An important part of maintaining full quality management is ensuring the ingredients in your products meet your strict standards. It’s easy enough when you’re completely responsible for the sourcing of every single component, but few organizations can claim this autonomy. Most partner up with a chemical or additive supplier to help them find ingredients or develop entire formulas for their products. Therefore, it becomes a professional imperative to align yourself with a company that provides superior ingredients that reflect not just current marketing trends and safety regulations but your principles, too. The question of ingredients arises when you’re looking to…

Could your business withstand being the victim of identity theft? While some companies can survive such a matter, others would either need significant time to recover or would never recover at all. That said what is your business doing to steer clear of identity theft thieves? Close the Doors on I.D. Theft In order for your business to do its best in closing the doors on identity theft, keep these tips in mind:   Plan – First and foremost, what kind of plan do you have set up to negate identity theft as much as possible? Unfortunately, some business owners…

The people who sit on the board of your organization are busy individuals. Many of them come from across the country (or farther yet) for the quarterly meeting, and distributing information in a timely manner can be quite a challenge if you still rely on printing and couriering. That’s why more and more organizations are finally making the shift to paperless meetings. It makes distributing financial reports, agendas, and binders much easier, especially for organizations who draw on directors from different parts of the country. Better board of governance software apps are not just designed to make it easier to…