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Startup CEO’s Motivational Moments For Any Occasion

Written by Greg Rublev, a dedicated web products geek and the founder of LeanWagon, a startup helping connect health seekers with expert health coaches. As a typical startup founder I am often faced with difficult situations. Well, “often” is probably an … Continue reading

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5 Tips For Pitching A Session At An Unconference

Written by Greg Rublev, a dedicated web products geek and the founder of LeanWagon, a startup helping connect health seekers with with expert health coaches. Today is a big day for me: my first time attending an unconference. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Are online CRM systems secure?

Some companies would never consider putting their business information into an online CRM system and prefer on-premise solutions. They haven’t yet seen the full benefits of having their sales data available via an internet connection, accessed from anywhere rather than … Continue reading

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The Advantages of Google Gmail over Microsoft Exchange

Only a three short months ago I was a happy user of Google Apps for Business at a company which shall remain nameless. Unfortunately, many (if not all) good things must come to an end, and we went through a … Continue reading

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Simple Math is Far From Normal in Russia

Russians voted yesterday to elect Vladimir Putin to a 6 year term as president. Apparently, they also voted down one of the most basic mathematical theories: most complex social phenomenon, e.g. elections, follow a normal distribution – they look like … Continue reading

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Facebook’s “The Hacker Way” a Must Read

Facebook’s S1 filing is a fascinating read and the following section is a must for anyone building technology products. The Hacker Way As part of building a strong company, we work hard at making Facebook the best place for great … Continue reading

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Russian Elections Failure, Farce and Falsification

“Putin’s power is weakened”, “Communists gain seats in the Duma” screamed the headlines on Monday. Dramatic? Yes. Is THAT the story? No. Not even close. Unfortunately for Russia’s young democracy, the real story is far more sensational. The real story … Continue reading

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