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Studies show that
persistence predict success more
often than IQ or
ability. In The Way
of the SEAL, exNavy commander
Mark Divine shows
HOW WE NETWORK
how any profes-
So much for the anonymity of the Internet. According to the
Pew Research Center, three out of four Internet users are on
social media. But site preferences are split. Seventy-one percent of
online users like Facebook, and nearly half of them are seniors.
Pinterest and LinkedIn claim about 22 percent of online users. Of
these, users with a college degree and an income of at least $75,000
prefer LinkedIn, while four times more women than men use Pinterest.
Twitter and Instagram garner around 18 percent of Internet users.
Instagram users age 18-29 have increased from 28 percent to 37
percent since 2012. Both sites are popular with this demographic, but
few users over age 50 use Twitter or Instagram.
sional can build toughness, overcome indecisiveness, and ﬁnd the will to succeed in challenging
times. Looking to build resilience? Check out his
unique training program (thewayoftheseal.com).
Dreaming of starting a business? This could be
your year, so say the money men. According to
the Association for Financial Professionals, the
majority of CFOs believe business conditions
are improving - more than at any point since
the 2008 recession.
3 TECH TRENDS
A picture is worth a thousand words. An infographic, which distills complex data down to
simple, eye-catching visuals? We shudder to
speculate. The following services can help you
turn even the most obtuse information into
attention-grabbing charts and graphics:
2. Temporary takes. Teenagers looking to escape
their grandparents' social
media sites are embracing
the trend of "disappearing"
social media. With Snapchat,
a shared photo automatically deletes within seconds.
Since September 2013, the
site has been sharing 350
million photos a day.
musicians, and more are
raising millions of dollars by
posting pitches and asking
everyday Internet users for
ﬁnancial contributions on
sites such as Kickstarter,
Indiegogo, and RocketHub.
Scott Steinberg is the author of Becoming Essential. His website is akeynotespeaker.com.
ILLUSTRATION BY ANDERS WENNGREN
1. Blogging joins the 21st
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a visually appealing end
product that is clean and
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - March 2014
US Airways - March 2014
Table of Contents
Perspective: CEO Letter
From the Editor
Making It Happen
Wine & Dine: Irish Whiskey
Connections: Everybody's Business
Great Escapes: Manchester, England
Great Escapes: Lisbon, Portugal
Adventure: Skiing in Alyeska, Alaska
Style Spotlight: Tee Time
Diversions: It's Just Lunch
Golf: Five Great Resorts
Gear Up: Going Green
Travel Feature: Winter Park, Florida
US Airways Feature: The Sky Is the Limit
University Spotlight: University of Dayton
Great Resorts: Phoenix
Special Section: Atlantic 10 Conference
Best of Health: Miami Beach Foot & Ankle Surgery
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Window or Aisle?
US Airways - March 2014