How to instantly develop the power of the ask

The one thing that every successful entrepreneur I've interviewed agrees upon is the tremendous power behind the skill of “the ask.”  In layman's terms, this means asking a real human for help. Asking

Published on: August 6th, 2013 Ashley Huffman

Business users can benefit big time from Google Aardvark buy

Google has announced the acquisition of Aardvark for a reported $50 million, and with it a new way to leverage social networks to find fast, relevant answers to questions. My PCWorld peer Jeff

Published on: February 16th, 2010 Tony Bradley

Answers to Vista Users’ Nagging Questions

I confess: I use Vista. Every day. It's the only operating system on my main computer. Vista and I have a love/hate relationship. I love the look, the built-in search tool, and the

Published on: July 28th, 2008 Lincoln Spector

Five tips for business leaders when interacting with IT

When Andre Hoeben, of Océ, comes across proposals from his IT counterparts, the first question he always asks is "what is the gain for the company". His second question will be "Why is

Published on: June 23rd, 2008 Jack Loo