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Signal conditioning for DOCSIS 3.1-compliant network performance upgrades
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Drop signal conditioning is a key part of delivering quality service to customers. Read about why plug-ins are a cost-effective option that allow operators to meet customer demand, and what plug-in options you should be considering.

Nervousness is just another word for fear: Deal with It!

Fear is normal. Let's learn how to manage and channel it better.

3 communication tips to implement today

Here are simple strategies for better communication that you can try immediately.

Persistence is underrated

Sooner or later in every story the protagonist is faced with a fateful, consequential decision. In a movie or novel, it’s entertaining. In real life, it can be terrifying.

The “fresh vs. tech” food conundrum

Many consumers want to “return to Eden,” but there are also those who believe that is unattainable, and science and technology may be the best way to solve many of the problems with food, health, and the planet today.

Teach students to master the foundations of literacy

A dean of curriculum shares how shifting learning toward mastery in reading and writing is promoting student achievement across subjects.

What is the biggest challenge you face when it comes to managing your time?

What is the biggest challenge you face when it comes to managing your time?

How a culture-first CEO sees HR, diversity and inclusion

Culture Amp's CEO says, when it comes to D&I, "There’s no right, there’s no ‘best practice and if you just do that you’ll be fine.’ There’s just better than where you are now."

Tips for using coding, robots in the classroom

A Title math teacher reflects on successfully incorporating coding and robotics into any class, even if you aren’t tech-savvy.

Consumers want quality, authenticity when shopping for olive oil
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Pompeian is putting its farmers, craftsmanship and quality front-and-center to boost consumer confidence in the olive oil aisle, where shoppers often feel overwhelmed.

Health care must-reads: Alexa’s future in health care and startups’ tech-first focus

What’s trending? From US drug importation to MD Anderson, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Design for the experience economy: Buying the brand experience

ultimate challenge for experience designers is to connect ecosystems, capitalizing on the increased speed of personalized search, choice and transaction that mobile devices allow.

ICYMI: Most read by educators

What’s trending? From curriculum to suspensions, don’t miss these most-read stories.

4 traps that trip up new leaders

The leap from employee to leader requires new mindsets, skill development and a shift in identity.

What are the top trends in snacks and sweets?

Consumers are looking for everything from purpose-driven companies to diet-friendly bites when it comes to the sweets and snacks segment.