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These 6 Tips Can Help Your Company Culture Survive Layoffs

(0) Comments | Posted August 28, 2015 | 5:19 PM

How do struggling companies decide who to lay off in a recession? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.

Answer by Auren Hoffman, CEO of LiveRamp, on Quora:

Companies always need to retain their top performers. When a company is...

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13 Pearls of Wisdom for a Successful Life

(0) Comments | Posted August 28, 2015 | 4:45 PM

What would people advise a hypothetical 22-year-old college graduate to do with his or her life? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.

Answer by Evan Asano, Founder and CEO of Mediakix, a leading influencer marketing company. Twitter: @evanasano,...

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10 Tips That Can Take Your Life From Average to Awesome

(0) Comments | Posted August 28, 2015 | 12:28 PM

What are the top 10 good habits that I should follow daily to have a beautiful life? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.

Answer by Nicolas Cole, Creative Marketing Strategist, on Quora:

These 10 habits have helped me transform...

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Why We Should Thank Defense Attorneys For Defending Criminals

(0) Comments | Posted August 28, 2015 | 1:30 AM

Why do good lawyers support/defend criminals? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.

Answer by Matt Howell, Former federal prosecutor; defense attorney; civil litigator, on Quora:

It does not follow that just because a defense attorney represents a person who has...

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If You Feel Like You're Not Good Enough, You're Not Alone

(0) Comments | Posted August 27, 2015 | 1:11 PM

What do you do when you are good at something but not good enough? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.

Answer by Marcus Geduld, teacher and writer, on Quora:

I urge you to make peace with that feeling, because...

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Netflix's Unlimited Parental Leave Might Not Be as Good as It Sounds

(0) Comments | Posted August 27, 2015 | 1:10 PM

What Are The Pros and Cons of an Unlimited Paternal Leave Program? originally appeared on Quora:The best answer to any question.

Answer by Gayle Laakmann McDowell, founder / CEO of CareerCup, and the author of Cracking the PM Interview, Cracking the Coding Interview, and Cracking the Tech...

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Was It Ethical for Wired to Provide a Link to the Leaked AshleyMadison Data?

(0) Comments | Posted August 27, 2015 | 1:08 PM

Was it ethical for Wired to provide a link to the leaked AshleyMadison data? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.

Answer by Adrián Lamo, threat analyst & [so-called] "top 10" hacker, on Quora:

It wasn't unethical.

Laura Hale's...

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What's Behind the U.S. Teacher Shortage?

(4) Comments | Posted August 26, 2015 | 1:42 PM

This question originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google Plus.

Answer by Judy Levy Pordes, retired teacher,...

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Parrots Don't Make Good Pets - Get a Cat Instead

(42) Comments | Posted August 26, 2015 | 1:27 PM

This question originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google Plus.

Answer by John Buginas:

This applies to...

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Here's What It's Like to Interview Elon Musk

(2) Comments | Posted August 24, 2015 | 4:25 PM

What is it like to interview Elon Musk? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.

Answer by Alexander Zhang, Managing Director of LavaLab, on Quora:

Quite honestly, it was scary as hell.

We invited Elon Musk to attend a...

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Dressing in a Suit for Your LinkedIn Picture May Be Hurting Your Chance of Working at a Startup

(1) Comments | Posted August 20, 2015 | 10:11 PM

This question originally appeared on Quora: Is my LinkedIn profile with my picture in a suit and tie hindering my chances of finding jobs in startups?

Answer by Adam Nash, President & CEO of Wealthfront, former Vice President of Product at LinkedIn, on

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What It's Like to Receive a '?' Email From Jeff Bezos at Amazon

(0) Comments | Posted August 20, 2015 | 9:22 PM

This question originally appeared on Quora: What's it like to receive a question mark e-mail from Jeff Bezos at Amazon Inc.?

Answer by Greg Hullender, Computational Linguist, on Quora

At Amazon, I lead the "Matching" team, and I would get ? e-mails about once...

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What It Was Really Like to Work at Amazon and Why It Wasn't So Bad

(2) Comments | Posted August 20, 2015 | 1:47 PM

What do current and former Amazon employees think about the NY Times article about the company's work culture? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.

Answer by Andrew Hamada, marketing/cx at Amazon '11-13, on Quora:

I worked in retail buying, merchandising,...

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Befriending Strange Cats

(1) Comments | Posted August 15, 2015 | 2:18 PM

How should a stranger behave to a cat to become his friend? originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google Plus.

Answer...

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Why Do Most Mammals' Testes Hang Outside of Their Bodies?

(6) Comments | Posted August 14, 2015 | 1:11 AM

Why do most mammals need a scrotum when birds, which are also warm-blooded, do not? originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter,

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Is It Hard to Land on a Carrier That Is Bobbing on the Sea?

(0) Comments | Posted August 14, 2015 | 1:08 AM

How hard is it to land on a carrier that is really bobbing up and down in the waves? originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora...

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What Goes Into Restaurant Menu Pricing?

(0) Comments | Posted August 12, 2015 | 7:38 PM

How is the menu price of a food item decided? Also, Why is the price of same menu item different in different restaurants? originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge....

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The Secrets Behind Chain Restaurants and Their Uniform Menus

(1) Comments | Posted August 12, 2015 | 2:03 PM

How does a chain of restaurants maintain almost a uniform taste in all their branches? originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter,

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19 Tools a VC Uses Daily For Productivity and Efficiency That You Should Too

(0) Comments | Posted August 10, 2015 | 4:57 PM

This question originally appeared on Quora: What tools do associates at venture capital firms use for their daily activities?

Answer by Crystal Huang, VC at GGV Capital, on Quora

Currently I use:

  • MS Excel & Powerpoint - for obvious reasons.
  • Evernote - taking notes,...

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Being a Startup CEO Changes You, for the Better

(0) Comments | Posted August 10, 2015 | 12:51 PM

This question originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google Plus.

Answer by Kyle Stalzer, CEO at

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