Most of these lifestyle entrepreneurs are keen to stay clear of extra stress, even if it translates into more money. Gone are the days when choosing a career meant juggling between being a lawyer, or doctor or perhaps a cha
When you tell entrepreneurs that relationships are the “key” to developing a personal and professional network, they often smile and acknowledge the concept without fully appreciating its true meaning.
Video ads will come to your news feed "over the next few months," the company announced on Thursday.In a blog post , the company wrote that its 15-second Premium Video Ads are rolling out with an unnamed "select group of advertisers." The ads will auto-play, but are soundless unless you click on th
We know — you want great career advice, but sometimes, you just don’t have time to read lengthy articles or books.Well, today, you’re in luck: We’ve distilled some of the best-ever advice on The Daily Muse into bite-sized chunks that you can scan in a matter of seconds.Or, better yet—that you can sh
Entrepreneurs know time is valuable, which is why they try to spend every waking minute pumping energy into their business. But be careful! If you’re not using your time wisely, you could soon see stocks soar in Chaos Inc. Taking a more focused approach to time allows you to embrace innovat
Citing "changing market scenario and customer needs" both HCL Infosystems and Wipro shut down their PC manufacturing businesses last year. While the announcement to this effect was made at the fag end of 2013, insiders say the companies were preparing the ground for well over a year. One may argue t
Michael Scott of The Office once said, “I don’t understand how someone could have so little self-awareness.” How aware are you of yourself? More important, how aware are you of the effect you’re having on your business…and vice-versa?
“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”
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When facilitating workshops there are things I do to bring something new or fresh to each class. This not only makes it new and exciting for me as a facilitator, but more meaningful and interesting for the
Getting fired might not be the most ideal way to learn a lesson, but the drive that comes later may be exactly what some people need to elevate into heights of success they could only reach after a bad burn.Once it happens, there are two things you can do: you can either mope around feeling ashamed
Well, this is no surprise: Digital has far surpassed print in the way we consume news.More than half of all Internet users are plugged in to some form of social media, which means they're most likely coming into contact with the breaking news other users share on those platforms. This is especially
The big job interview you've been prepping for and stressing over for days or weeks is over, and you can finally breathe a sigh of relief — except now comes the hard part: Waiting to hear back.
You’re excited about the opportunity, and you want to do everythi
The net may no longer be neutral.Netflix has agreed to pay Comcast for direct access to the Internet service provider's broadband network, according to The Wall Street Journal . The move is anticipated to improve the streaming service's recent lagging performance.While a deal was officially announce
The security guard is young, maybe mid-twenties, tall and wiry and armed. He’s friendly. He asks, “Good morning, sir. Recreational? Can I see your ID?” and directs me to the left, into a zig-zag of retractable belt barriers terminating at a long, well-lit counter.Along the wall behind the counter is
Simple, the online bank that sought to change banking, has been bought by a bank.Spain's second-largest bank, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), has acquired the financial startup for $117 million in cash, the two companies announced on Thursday. Simple CEO Joshua Reich wrote in a blog post tha
You could almost hear the collective gasp inside and outside the tech community on Wednesday when Facebook announced plans to acquire WhatsApp for $16 billion, with another $3 billion in restricted stock units thrown in for employees for good measure.In fact, this was the second time in three months
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you updated on what's happening in the digital world.The U.S. Postal Service will honor Steve Jobs with a new postage stamp, according to The Washington Post . The Post also got its hands on a list of approved subjects f
Just a month ago, WhatsApp founder Jan Koum appeared to be dead-set against selling his company. In an interview with Wired UK editor David Rowan, Koum pointed out that the best companies — including Facebook — have resisted buyout attempts."I think for us, when we started the company for me and [co
Facebook sees WhatsApp as the future of communication . Telecoms view it another way: as a menace that is extracting revenues.Telecoms have typically charged users for texting plans, especially outside the United States. WhatsApp or one of its many competitors, including Line, WeChat, Apple's iMessa
A marketing campaign for the delivery service DHL went viral Thursday. The clip shows DHL tricking similar companies, such as UPS, into advertising for them. Now it seems DHL was not behind the stunt.A representative for DHL told Mashable in an email: "This video was not something that was initiated
Taking action is essential if you want to achieve your goals, dreams and desires. To ensure that you stay in action, one of the most important qualities you must develop is persistence.During your journey to greater success, you will encounter roadblocks, hardships and challenges.
To continue in a safe high profile job or carve your own entrepreneurial path is a constant dilemma that many people face
“I think I will call it quits,” said an entrepreneur friend of mine, (let’s call him Ramesh for now).
“BIG” switches are events in your life that require you to temporarily alter your course. The events I’m talking about are tragic in nature and very stressful. Dealing with them properly requires tact and the right strategy for stress management.
Successful Olympic athletes share a number of common qualities with entrepreneurs; including boundless energy, uncompromising tenacity and a willingness to innovate. Such innovations include new training routines, inventive diets, and novel gameplay tactics.
To inspire thousands of youngsters to be not only excellent professionals but also successful entrepreneurs — that seems to be the life's mission of Subroto Bagchi, co-founder of MindTree.
Some selfish surgeons don't like to share all of their skills with their j
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