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    Sing What You Mean

    Shelly Palmer You wrote an explanatory email, you sent a PowerPoint deck, you crafted a white paper, you created an infographic, you made a video, and with all that, people in the meeting still had questions. It’s because you didn’t sing what you meant. My first job out of...
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    Watch Out for “Free” Wi-Fi Options

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau A few weeks ago, I was flying home to San Diego from Oakland. While waiting at my gate, I noticed a free Wi-Fi option next to the paid option that I had used on previous trips. As someone who loves a good...
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    Tenga cuidado con las opciones de Wi-Fi “gratis”

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Hace unas semanas, volé a San Diego desde Oakland. Mientras esperaba para mi avión, me di cuenta de una opción de Wi-Fi gratis al lado de la opción pagada que había utilizado en viajes anteriores. Porque me encanta ahorrar dinero, consideré hacer...
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    Losing Weight Just Got Easy Again

    Shelly Palmer Jawbone just went belly up. Fitbit is on life support. The Quantified Self movement is busy measuring the last days of the fitness tracker fad; its 10,000 steps of fame are up. I was sad to learn of Jawbone’s death, but not surprised. I took off my...
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    How to Find Your Vacation Home-Away-From-Home

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau There’s nothing like the comfort of returning to your home after being away on vacation. Living in a hotel and eating out for every meal can leave you feeling out of whack. One solution for this problem is renting a house or...
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    Cómo encontrar una casa de vacaciones

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau No hay nada como el confort de regresar a su casa después de estar lejos en unas vacaciones. Vivir en un hotel y comer en los restaurantes para cada comida puede dejarle sintiendo malo. Una solución para este problema es alquilar una...
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    How to Occupy Your Kids Over Summer

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau It’s officially summer! That means the kids are home from school for a few long months. The first week or so might have been all fun and games, but now they’re starting to get bored, and they think it’s your job to...
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    Cómo entretener a sus hijos durante el verano

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau ¡Es oficialmente verano! Eso significa que los niños están en casa por unos largos meses. La primera semana puede ser divertido, ¡pero ahora empiezan a aburrirse y piensan que es su trabajo entretenerlos! El verano es un buen momento para que sus...
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    Ratings Are Yesterday, Data Is Tomorrow

    Shelly Palmer The TV business was once ruled by overnight ratings. Those metrics are becoming less and less meaningful in a world of mobile-first consumers. Online networks such as Netflix and Amazon don’t want or need third-party ratings. They know exactly what is being consumed, by whom, and when....