How to Snag a Job Fast: Become the Perfect Candidate

Everyone wants to be noticed by potential employers and build a solid professional network that will increase their chances of scoring a better gig. In today’s competitive job market, however, it can be difficult to stand out from the crowd. Check out this article to find out what are the three essential things you must…

Real estate lobby to press agenda in Albany today

The real estate lobby will press its agenda in Albany today, calling for the renewal of a major development subsidy program, warning lawmakers not to strengthen rent-control laws and arguing for the renewal of an initiative meant tot spur cleanup of contaminant sites. The Real Estate Board of New York will be joined by its…

Inside the ‘Shark Tank’ Fight That Caused Three Inves

In the latest episode of “Shark Tank,” Christopher Gray, the cofounder and CEO of scholarship database company Scholly, left the Tank with a big smile. He’d just gotten the exact deal he wanted with two Sharks, Lori Greiner and Daymond John. The investors, on the other hand, weren’t so happy. Left by themselves, a yelling…

SIM cards hacked by U.S. and U.K. spies – report

A new privacy scare has surfaced for cellphone users around the world. A report by The Intercept claims spy agencies from the U.S. and U.K. jointly hacked into the world’s largest manufacturer of SIM cards in order to monitor mobile phones around the world. The Intercept was co-founded by Glenn Greenwald, the former Guardian journalist…

Remembering David Carr, Media Critic and Media Lover

The New York Times columnist, who died at age 58, was journalism’s finest watchdog and its best advertisement. I didn’t know David Carr well. I’ll say that first, because if you are going to write about the operator of journalism’s most finely attuned b.s. detector, you’d best dispense with the b.s. up front. I met…

How founders can tell a great startup story

In my role at Greylock Partners, I work closely with entrepreneurs to help them shape their company’s communications strategies. No matter the sector, I have found that the organizations who effectively tell their stories are the ones who can recruit the top talent, acquire long-term customers, and build brands that endure. What is your story?…

Fun Valentine’s Day Ideas to Spice Up Your Relationship

Valentine’s Day is slowly approaching, the perfect occasion to celebrate your relationship and spend some quality time with your significant other. Dinner and a movie sound too boring? Check out this article for some fun Valentine’s Day ideas that will allow you to put some variation in your everyday routine. When you’ve been with someone…

How To Buy Into UAE’s Futuristic Real Estate Market

Barring the purchase of an actual piece of property, there’s really only one way into the United Arab Emirates real estate market. And that’s via Princeton, New Jersey, starting from the offices of Blackrock Investment Management, owners of the iShares family of exchange traded funds. They launched their MSCI U.A.E. capped ETF (UAE) in April…