Google licenses smart contact lens technology to help diabetics and glasses wearers

Google’s smart contact lenses technology is one step closer to reality, with the US company announcing this morning that it has partnered with Swiss pharmaceutical firm Novartis to develop it. The lenses were first unveiled this Januaryand use sensors sandwiched between two soft layers to measure the glucose levels in the wearer’s tears, transmitting this information […]

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5 recommendations on Spirited Leadership

A local expert provides five recommendations on a topic useful to small business owners. This week, management consultant Ellen Castro talked to staff writer Hanah Cho on being a “spirited leader.” Castro is a Dallas-based motivational speaker, management consultant and author of Spirited Leadership: 52 Ways to Build Trust. She works with startups, small businesses and Fortune 500 […]

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Four Tips To Be Amazing At Any Job

By Katrina Lake Looking back on my own successes and failures as both an employee and employer, there are definitely things I did, didn’t do or could have done better. Here are four of the most important tips I’ve learned along the way that can help anyone, in any job, get ahead: Clearly define what success means for […]

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SQL – QUICK REFERENCE

SQL QUICK REFERENCE SQL Statement Syntax AND / OR SELECT column_name(s)FROM table_nameWHERE conditionAND|OR condition ALTER TABLE ALTER TABLE table_nameADD column_name datatypeorALTER TABLE table_nameDROP COLUMN column_name AS (alias) SELECT column_name AS column_aliasFROM table_nameorSELECT column_nameFROM table_name  AS table_alias BETWEEN SELECT column_name(s)FROM table_nameWHERE column_nameBETWEEN value1 AND value2 CREATE DATABASE CREATE DATABASE database_name CREATE TABLE CREATE TABLE table_name(column_name1 data_type,column_name2 […]

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How Communication influences leadership

In today’s highly competitive business world, climbing the corporate ladder takes more than a good education and solid job experience. You need to have an edge — and being a strong communicator can help. But business communication isn’t just about public speaking and writing. It’s also about being strategic in the way you interact with […]

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10 leadership tips from Bishop T.D. Jakes

As a bishop, T.D. Jakes‘ leadership style has attracted 30,000 members to his Dallas mega-church, The Potter’s House. As a businessman, he also helms a multi-million dollar portfolio of conferences, films, books and other media. Jakes is the latest interviewee in The Washington Post’s ongoing “On Leadership” video series, which explores the personal experiences that have […]

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