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Hire Smart: How to Tell a Startup Superstar From a Weak Link

Building your startup dream team is a unique task. Every employee plays a huge role in the early days of a new business, so it’s incredibly important to hire the right people.<p>Your startup superstars need to be risk takers. The startup game can be unpredictable, so you want to have proactive, gutsy …

Team Building

7 Bestsellers That Entrepreneurs Must Read

These books contain detailed instructions and real-life examples that lead to short-term and long-term success for your startup.<p>Last month, I posted the 10 best books written by entrepreneurs. While those books are fascinating reads, with only one exception (<i>Art of the Start</i>), they don't provide a …

Entrepreneurship

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

The Brain

6 approaches to creating an effective to-do list

Most of us use some sort of to-do list, whether it be a paper one or a digital one. While it’s easy to get fixated on the tool — a notebook and a …

Time Management

Maximize Your Life By Thinking Like a Time Calculator

I was particularly fascinated by the timing and movement of the minute hand as the second hand reached the XII point. I would often spend thirty …

Time Management Is Dead: Long Live Energy Management

Time management is dead! There is a new sheriff in town and he is called “Energy Management”.<p>If you want to be truly productive, you need to manage …

14 Things Productive People Do In The First 15 Minutes Of The Workday

The first 15 minutes of your workday sets the tone for the rest of your workday.<p>If you are already too busy at the start of your workday, imagine …

Time Management

Working 100 Hours Will NOT Grow Your Freelance Business

I'm always amazed when I see that some people are working 70, 80, or even up to 100 hours a week. Whoa!How is it even possible? I did the math …

Time Management

17 interview questions that are designed to trick you

Savvy hiring managers have honed their ability to ask the fewest questions yielding the greatest depth of information.<p>One way they do this is by …

These are the questions you should always ask during a job interview

The questions YOU ask during a job interview are just as important as the answers you give.<p>Knowing which questions to ask at a job interview can be …

Employment

In 20 years, the world may run out of minable gold

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — In another two decades, rare commodities may become seriously scarce.<p>According to Goldman Sachs, the world has about 20 …

The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

You don’t have infinite money. Spend it on stuff that research says makes you happy.<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health of a society. We know that money can make you happier, though after your basic needs are met, …

Happiness

Apple Now Lets You Trade Your Android Phone For Credit Towards An iPhone

Earlier this month, there was a rumor that Apple was going to extend its trade-in program to include non-Apple devices. Now it is official. Apple will let you trade in Android, BlackBerry or Windows Phone smartphones in exchange for credit towards an iPhone in the U.S., UK, Canada, Germany, France …

Mobile

DC & Marvel Comics ~ characters through the ages > Well done GIF whoever crea...

DC & Marvel Comics ~ characters through the ages ><br>Well done GIF whoever created it, thank you much! Added to collection!

Tech giants have too much power. Let’s reclaim the internet

The power of digital can be harnessed to serve the needs of everyone in our society, not just the few<p>Britain could be brilliant at digital, but we’ve been too slow, too incremental – in skills, in infrastructure, in public services. We need to be bolder. We need a new national institution to lead …