Journalist, Digital Media Consultant and Investor
John Boitnott is a longtime digital media consultant and journalist living in San Francisco. He's written for Venturebeat, USA Today and FastCompany.
A good mentor is like a gym membership. You only get the benefit if you show up and do the work.
The high cost of college is intimidating, but for many the cost of online courses is suspiciously cheap.
Make More Happen
When the company finally starts making money, invest it so that it keeps making money.
If the boss thinks you're there to coordinate with the dog walker, you need to figure out for yourself why you're there.
'Hyperconvergence' is transforming IT storage. Here's how you can start making the switch.
Artificial intelligence has been a thing of the future for so long that we can easily overlook how important it is now.
Making a profit on a new software business solution requires successfully giving away the basic version.
Without a plan you risk CES being a blur of cool tech and missed opportunities to meet the people you need to know.
Consumers will grow accustomed to immersive brand experiences, requiring businesses to create campaigns that are more interactive.
Wearables are an example of technology that won't replace human workers, just make them vastly more effective at their jobs.
A good way to decipher social media is to learn from young people for whom it is no mystery at all.
Not every employer will pay for training to get you ahead but they all notice when you're falling behind.
News and Trends
Many of these fakes originate from overseas "companies," whose members cite "income" as the primary motivating factor.
Make More Happen
Being a loyal member of the team doesn't require you be a passive victim.
Asking For a Raise
These raise strategies work because they focus on showcasing the value proposition an employee offers.