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How to choose safe passwords—and remember them too

I just had a conversation with someone yesterday on password management, (Char) so I thought I would post this article on PASSWORDS!  I IMPLORE you to read it. Don’t procrastinate, don’t wait, read it NOW, and then plan 15 minutes once a week, in your calendar to implement.  May I suggest, every Wednesday morning first thing?!

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Another day, another major data breach—and another article advising you to strengthen your passwords. These secret bits of information act as the keys to all of our important online accounts, from social networks to email inboxes to bank accounts.

That’s why choosing strong passwords, and managing them well, is so important. It could be the difference between keeping your identity safe and landing your information in hackers’ hands. Your password not the only security measure you need to think about, but it’s one of the most crucial.

Unfortunately, a lot of us are pretty bad at choosing passwords. We tend to pick ones that are easy to remember, and therefore easy to guess, and we tend to reuse them again and again. If you want to toughen up your personal password security, read on.

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Mindset Matters: How leading marketers and Calgary Web Design professionals are driving growth

As marketers plan for a future that is increasingly focused on mobile, we need to let go of traditional measurement practices. New research from a consultancy firm working with Google shows how leading marketers and “Calgary web design” companies are using smarter measurement to drive growth.

We now mobile has absolutely changed the consumer decision journey over the past 10 years. Today, people seamlessly move between channels and devices—from desktop to mobile to offline and back again. As a result, our traditional rules and approaches to measurement are no longer working. As marketers, we shouldn’t shy away from this new reality. Indeed, the leading “Calgary Web Design companies” who are driving outstanding business results are those tackling these challenges head-on, and shifting their measurement mindset.

Google recently partnered with a consultancy firm to better understand how senior marketers are adapting their measurement practices for our mobile world. There findings show that marketing leaders―those who are succeeding beyond their business goals―share several common attributes:

 

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How Your Restaurant Can Benefit from the Growing Mobile Trend

 

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7 Healthy Habits for Entrepreneurs | UpFrontbyDesign.com 403-730-2040

Read this well written, simple but thoughtful article…take a look:

7 Healthy Habits for Entrepreneurs

Another year is upon us, and you may be wanting to kick off 2014 in a healthy way. But resolutions are like diets: they often fail. Usually because they don’t address your ingrained habits.

In his book, The Knack, my friend and mentor, Norm Brodsky writes about the importance of developing strong mental habits to help drive your entrepreneurial success. Without good habits in place, you are bound to repeat mistakes, waste time and money and squander opportunities that may lead you to your next big achievement.

Developing strong habits will also lead you down the road …keep reading

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