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September 5, 2014
by Gadgetress
Comments Off on How recruiters think and other job tips

How recruiters think and other job tips

If you’ve ever applied for a job you spotted online, you know the agony. Did I have the right key words? Am I one of hundreds, no, thousands of applicants? Did someone even look at my resume? And then the … Continue reading

September 4, 2014
by Gadgetress
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Confused about cloud security? Start with common sense

When I spotted the weekend’s headlines of female celebs’ private photos unleashed online by hackers, I thought, here we go again. I didn’t plan to dwell much further on celebrity nude photos. Then on Tuesday, the Denver Post business editor called, asking … Continue reading

May 29, 2014
by Gadgetress
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Who to blame for your Pinning, Liking and Tweeting

If you think about it, Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter didn’t get to be massive social networks just because someone came up with the idea. They had to attract an audience. An enthusiastic audience. And one crucial way to attract that proactive consumer … Continue reading

October 22, 2012
by Gadgetress
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StockTwits.com founder Howard Lindzon, what a down-to-earth guy

Stock talk flusters me. Even though I’ve been categorized as a business reporter for nearly 20 years (!!), I prefer to ignore capricious stock prices and the constant chatter of CNBC. So, when I got the assignment to interview Howard … Continue reading

April 3, 2012
by Gadgetress
Comments Off on Highs and lows and funny videos of crowd funding

Highs and lows and funny videos of crowd funding

My latest story for the the U-T San Diego is about crowd funding, where people with an idea ask friends, family and strangers to help fund it. I started the story with the mindset of writing about what happens after … Continue reading

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