Monthly Archives: May 2014

Start Up Resources for Entrepreneurs

May 20, 2014

Start Up Resources for Entrepreneurs
http://www.StartUpResources.us/

Start Up Resources is a publication from the Virtual Private Library and freely available from the above URL. Sections include: a) Idea Validation – How To Validate Your Startup Idea; b) Bootstrapping; c) Pitching; d) Lean Startup; e) Customer Development (CustDev); f) Minimum Viable Product (MVP); g) Launching; h) Funding/Venture Capital/Seed Capital/Angel Investing;  i) Landing Page Optimization; j) PR/Press/Marketing; k) Conversion Rate Optimization; l) Tools and Resources; and m) Subject Tracer™ Information Blogs. This is now a 28 page pdf document (244KB) and in prepublication with actual publication listed for May 20, 2014. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™.

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An Investigation Into the Deep Web

May 20, 2014

An Investigation Into the Deep Web
http://maddiemo.com/investigation-deep-web/

An excellent article by Madeline Morris, USC Annenberg School of Journalism Class of 2014. This is her second article on the Deep Web and gives an in depth discussion on what the Deep Web is and is not. Excellent reading for all especially journalists! This will be added to Journalism Resources Subject Tracer&trader;. This will be added to Deep Web Research and Discovery Resources 2014.

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The Atlas of Economic Complexity

May 20, 2014

The Atlas of Economic Complexity
http://atlas.cid.harvard.edu/

The Atlas online is a powerful interactive tool that enables users to visualize a country’s total trade, track how these dynamics change over time and explore growth opportunities for more than a hundred countries worldwide. The Atlas is used by investors, entrepreneurs, policymakers, students and the general public to better understand the competitive landscape of countries around the globe. For any given country, The Atlas shows which products are produced and exported; The Atlas can then use this information to suggest products a country could begin manufacturing in order to fuel economic growth. As a dynamic resource, The Atlas is continually evolving with new data and features to help analyze economic growth and development. The Atlas can answer questions such as: a) What does a country import and export?; b) How has its trade evolved over time?; c) What are the drivers of export growth?; d) Which new industries are likely to emerge in a given geography? Which are likely to disappear?; and e) What are the GDP growth prospects of a given country in the next 5-10 years, based on its productive capabilities? This will be added to International Trade Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Reference Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This has been added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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Updated> Education and Academic Resources – Subject Tracer

May 19, 2014

Updated> Education and Academic Resources – Subject Tracer
http://www.EducationResources.info/

Eucation and Academic Resources (EducationResources.info) is a Subject Tracer™ Information Blog developed and created by the Virtual Private Library™. It is designed to monitor education and academic resources on the World Wide Web. We always welcome suggestions of additional sites and resources to be added to this comprehensive listing and please submit by clicking here. This site has been created, developed and maintained by Marcus P. Zillman, M.S., A.M.H.A.; Internet expert, author, keynote speaker, and consultant. Areas Covered in this white paper link dataset compilation include: a) Education Resources, b) Distance Learning Resources, c) Chemistry Resources, d) Economics Resources’ e) General Resources, f) Journals/Book Resources, g) Lecture Notes/Study Guides Resources, h) Mathematics/Statistics Resources, i) MBA Resources, j) MOOCS/Open Courseware (OCW) Resources, k) Online Tutoring/Homework Help Resources, l) PhD/Dissertation/Thesis/Academic Writing Resources, m) Philosophy Resources, n) Scholarship Resources, o) Science/Engineering/Technology Resources, and p)Study Skills Resources. Updated: May 19, 2014 [39 Pages PDF 291KB]

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Learn How To Become

May 19, 2014

Learn How To Become
http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/

LearnHowToBecome.org began in late 2013 with Doug and Wes. Our mission is to help students (or other aspiring professionals) understand what it takes to land their perfect career, from picking the right school all the way to climbing the company ladder. They are passionate about creating a one-stop, comprehensive resource that can guide individuals through each of the steps they need to take to begin, further, or change their career path. So many websites publish data to facilitate college and career decisions, but fail to go beyond that first dimension. LearnHowToBecome.org does things differently. They work alongside educational and employment experts to make sure information is accurate and up-to-date. They also work with content and design specialists to maximize readability and comprehension for multiple educational levels. To summarize, the LearnHowToBecome.org team creates expert-driven educational content, and presents it both logically and creatively to maximize understanding and engagement. This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Scrawlar – Scrawlar Meet Scholar

May 19, 2014

Scrawlar – Scrawlar Meet Scholar
http://www.scrawlar.com/

In today’s world students are professional multitaskers. They are able to generate, currate, filter and decipher messages quickly and easily. Scrawlar has been developed to provide classrooms with a safe space to write, collaborate and share ideas without using email. Educators sign up and add students to their ‘network’. From there students can write, edit, collaborate and share work with each other as well as yourself. Scrawlar works on all tablets, phones and computers and provides a means for printing from these devices through a computer. However, printing is no longer necessary! Students can submit work within scrawlar! Features include: a) It’s fast and lightweight; b) Speech-input for Chrome Browsers; c) No student email required; d) Create on tablets, print from PC’s; e) No app, plugin or installation required!; f) Built with HTML5 – No Flash; and g) Simple enough for our younger students. This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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June 2014 Zillman Column – Resources and Tools for Determining the Quality of Information On the Internet

May 17, 2014

June 2014 Zillman Column – Resources and Tools for Determining the Quality of Information On the Internet 
http://www.zillmancolumns.com/

The June 2014 Zillman Column is now available and is titled Resources and Tools for Determining the Quality of Information On the Internet and is a comprehensive listing of quality information resources and sites on the Internet. These resources and sources will help you to discover the many pathways available through the Internet to find the latest information quality resources and sites. The below list of sources is taken from my Subject Tracer™ Information Blog titled Information Quality Resources and is constantly updated with Subject Tracer™ bots at the following URL: http://www.InformationQualityResources.info/. As this site is constantly updated it would be to your benefit to bookmark and return to the above URL frequently. Download this excellent freely available 16 page 158KB pdf column today and begin your online knowledge discovery into these excellent information quality resources, tools, sources and sites!.

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Awareness Watch Talk Show for Saturday May 17, 2014 at 2:00pm EDT – Finding People

May 17, 2014

Awareness Watch Talk Show for Saturday May 17, 2014 at 2:00pm EDT – Finding People
http://www.BlogTalkRadio.com/AwarenessWatch/

This show will highlight my Subject Tracer titled Finding People Resources and Sites and available directly from the Virtual Private Library. The Finding People Subject Tracer™ will keep you on the latest path to maintain resources for finding people or give you the required guidance you need to stay at the leading edge of finding people resources, sources and sites available over the Internet. These resources are labeled free or fee based to help you in your evaluation. We will also be reviewing the latest happenings from my blog during the last week. We will also discussing my latest freely available Awareness Watch Newsletter V12N4 April 2014 highlighting my Web Guide for the New Economy and my freely available April 2014 Zillman Column featuring Script Resources On the Internet 2014 . You may call in to ask your questions at (718)508-9839. The show is live and thirty minutes in length starting at 2:00pm EST on Saturday, May 17, 2014 and then archived for easy review and access. Listen, Call and Enjoy!!

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Updated> Script Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog White Paper Link Dataset Compilation

May 17, 2014

Updated> Script Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog White Paper Link Dataset Compilation
http://www.ScriptResources.info/

I have just updated my Subject Tracer™ Information Blog white paper link compilation titled Script Resources which is now a 26 page paper listing selected resources both new and existing that will help anyone who is attempting to find the latest information about scripts and codes that are available over the Internet. It is freely available as a .pdf file (225KB) at the above link from the Virtual Private Library™ and authored by Marcus P. Zillman, M.S., A.M.H.A. It was Updated on May 17, 2014.

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Updated> ShoppingBots and Online Shopping Resources 2014

May 16, 2014

Updated> ShoppingBots and Online Shopping Resources 2014
http://www.ShoppingBots.info/

The above is my 18th annual release of ShoppingBots and Online Shopping Resources 2014 allowing you to shop with your bot until you drop! I started this in 1996 and have annually released a new edition each year since then! Also included with the list of ShoppingBots is a very comprehensive listing of coupon and deal sites and resources. It is now a 36 page .pdf document 266KB and updated on May 16, 2014. Other white papers are available by clicking here.

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