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You’re always beginning when you are moving forward.

25 Apr

You never fully become a leader. Goals are achieved. Character is pursued. Humility is the most challenging pursuit. Illusive: All character qualities are illusive. Courage, restraint, and love have new expressions in new circumstances. One day’s success is, at best, another days platform. Humility of all character qualities is most illusive. Mac Davis mockingly sang, “Oh […]

via Oh Lord it’s Hard to Be Humble — Leadership Freak

Women Use Pinterest, But They Don’t Run It

24 Jul

TechCrunch

Only 40 percent of Pinterest employees are women, even though the majority of the company’s users are female, according to a report released by Pinterest Thursday.

Pinterest’s ratio appears better than other tech companies that have released similar reports — only about 30 percent of employees at Facebook, Google and Twitter are female. But considering Pinterest’s users are overwhelmingly female — close to 70 percent — it’s somewhat shocking that they make up such a low percentage of the company’s total employees.

Pinterest Demographics (Source: Pinterest)

Even though studies show women are four times more likely than men to use Pinterest and 97 percent of its Facebook fans are women, only 19 percent of leadership at Pinterest is female. It seems to me by failing to recruit and hire more women, the company likely is failing to gain female perspectives that could improve their user’s experiences.

When it comes to…

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Product Manager Day 77: More than Requirements

24 Apr

wasabi geek

It’s been a month since we launched a new feature – and last I checked, no one was using it.

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History of ecommerce

21 Oct

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18 Oct

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Disconnect Search, Built By Ex-Google And Ex-NSA Engineers, Lets You Use Google, Bing And Yahoo Search Private

8 Oct

 
Disconnect Search launched an extension for Chrome and Firefox browsers that lets users searching on Google, Bing and Yahoo, as well as on some other search engine, remain private while doing so.With its apps now used by 1 million people every week and is rated 4.6/5 , Disconnect is now…

An Overview to Release & Deployment Management

5 Oct

Release Management may be summarized as :-
> Planning policy for implementation of new version or new features.
> Development of new version or feature or development follow up from third party if dependent on them.
> Testing new versions in an environment that simulates the live…