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Even the founder of WhatsApp thinks you should delete Facebook

It turns out even $19 billion isn't enough to convince people of the merits of Facebook. In what will surely be another blow to Facebook, WhatsApp cofounder Brian Acton appears to have joined the growing movement to leave the social network. SEE
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What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The Comanche’s Tech Absorption Curve

A version of this article previously appeared in Forbes. In an astonishingly short time period, the Comanche Native Americans progressed from a technologically primitive tribe (nomadic, little use of textiles, basketry or pottery), to becoming the
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The Future of Medicine, From a Leader in Venture Capital

From:   By: Eric J. Topol Via: RT @mgperry: The Future of Medicine
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Karlie Kloss expands Kode With Klossy to bring coding to 1,000 girls across the U.S.

Karlie Kloss' passion for coding hasn't faded. And to prove it, the 25-year-old model and entrepreneur is taking her nonprofit coding program to the next level. After taking a coding class herself, Kloss launched Kode With Klossy in 2015 in the
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Billy Graham - the best salesperson I ever met

Other ministers told funnier jokes than Billy Graham, did a better job of illustrating Bible passages and organizing sermons, but no one was more effective than Graham in getting people to step forward in front of the congregation and make a
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Blockchain bros are taking over SXSW 2018, because of course they are

Do you know anyone in blockchain?  Ask any attendee of this year's South by Southwest, and they're bound to say they came across "a guy." When my friend and I asked that question to entrepreneurs and investors at Andreessen Horowitz cocktail
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Smart Hiring Can Keep Your Startup From Failure

Research suggests that about 70% of venture-backed tech startups fail to thrive. Only slightly over half of all new businesses survive five years. I didn’t intend to start this article with negative stats, but it’s a hard world out there
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Let it go

Joe paced back and forth in his sister's kitchen one Sunday before dinner.  His sister Carol recognized the worried look on his face and called him over to where she stood next to the sink. "Hey Joe, can you hold on to this for me?" 
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Facebook just made it easier for female entrepreneurs to connect

Facebook is reaching beyond marketing gimmicks for International Women's Day On March 8, the social media platform is launching practical tools for professional women "who are leading the way in their communities."  SEE ALSO: This International