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The 9 Best Books on Investing to Buy in 2018

Get smart and get rich with these good reads<p>Updated February 06, 2018<p>Whether you’re an experienced trader or you’re thinking about wading in and …

Investing

3 things that everyone can learn from Jeff Bezos and Amazon about incredibly smart decision-making

In the early 1990s, Jeff Bezos noticed something strange.<p>He was nearing 30, and it was at the dawn of the internet revolution. The web was nowhere near what it is today, but the thing that caught Bezos' attention was that usage was picking up at a rate of 2,300% a year.<p>Not wanting to miss out, he …

Self-improvement

Amazon Invades India

<b>By Vivienne Walt</b><p>Photograph by Benjamin Lowy for Fortune Magazine<p>December 28, 2015, 6:30 AM EDT<p><i>How Jeff Bezos aims to conquer the next</i> …

b>TravelKhana:</b> Now, book your travel meals online

For Prashant Jain, a frequent traveller on the Amritsar-Mumbai CST Express, food has always been a concern. After compromising with the bad quality, …

Fundraising

Secrets of hotel design revealed: From budget to boutique, why rooms and receptions look the way they do

• <b>Industry experts explain the tricks they use to keep guests happy</b>• <b><br>Shaun Clarkson from C4's Four Rooms explains the importance of colour</b>• <b><br>Jo Polmear from</b> …

Hospitality

26 Most Hilarious Ways To Insult Someone

There are annoying people and then there are those that can make you want to give them a hi5 in the face, with a chair. The middle finger works just …

Goldman Sachs' former technology chief is building 'the FedEx of money'

As Earthport's boss, Uberoi is obviously biased. But he seriously believes the company can revolutionise the way international business payments are made.<p>"If you think about manufacturing, go back 30, 40 years, if you wanted to buy materials in one country, manufacture in a second country, then …

These Are the Hidden Costs of Buying That Tesla You Always Wanted

Tuesday I picked up my new Tesla. At least it was new to me.<p>In a fit of <i>relative</i> frugality I purchased a used version of the luxury electric Model S, …

E-commerce hype masks heavy losses

<b>Bangalore:</b> The lack of concern about the absence of profits in e-commerce is alarming.<p>From the market leaders such as Flipkart and Snapdeal to the …

10 Industries That Are Booming in 2015

Keep an eye out on these sectors whether you're in the thick of the job hunt or just looking for new investment opportunities.<p>Fresh college grads hear it quite often: we're now entering a world in which the majority of the job market consists of jobs, sometimes even whole industries, that didn't …

25 people who matter in Indian e-commerce

MintAsia profiles the 25 most influential people—entrepreneurs, investors and deal makers—driving Internet commerce in India. E-commerce start-ups …

Startups

11 Winning Negotiation Tactics From Donald Trump's 'The Art of the Deal' | Inc.com

Way back in 1987, Donald Trump wrote a book that was part autobiography and part extended essay on how to become a winning negotiator and business dealmaker. <i>The Art of the Deal</i> became a #1 bestseller, and it--and his phenomenal business deals and reality TV shows (The Apprentice, Celebrity …

Donald Trump

10 Smart Ways to Earn or Build Backlinks to Your Website

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>"Backlinks," meaning sites that link to your site, are, for most search engines, the supreme ranking factor. So is getting more organic traffic.<p><b>Related: Don't Trust Your SEO Company Until You Can Verify Everything They Tell You</b><p>Because …

25 Billionaire Quotes About Success in Business and Life | Inc.com

The world's wealthiest people didn't get that way by accident.<p>Whether by savvy investment or sharp business intuition or some exceptional combination of talent, grit, and circumstance, billionaires have clearly done something right. (And, in most cases, a lot of somethings.)<p>The next time you need a …

Bill Gates

Why do we have allergies?

Allergic reactions to everything from pollen to peanuts make life a misery for millions. But why does our body over-react to seemingly benign intruders? Carl Zimmer reports.<p>For me, it was hornets.<p>One summer afternoon when I was 12, I ran into an overgrown field near a friend’s house and kicked a …

Immunotherapy

38 of the Most Inspirational Leadership Quotes

Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No one can deny the power of a good quote. They motivate and inspire us to be our best.<p>Here are 38 of my absolute favorites:<p>I alone cannot change the world<p>“I alone cannot …

7 Ways to Make a Landing Page that Lands the Customer | Inc.com

Creating an ad that gets a callous, modern internet user to click can be a challenge, but it's only half the battle. Once a customer arrives on a site, the landing page has a few minutes to convince the consumer to buy the product, fill out a registration, or some other marketable action. A landing …

Marketing

"Instead of looking for clues, stay clued in"

India

"Instead of looking for clues, stay clued in"

India

This VC firm relies on Hadoop to check for startup success

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Some venture capital firms love to invest in big data startups. But they don’t always love to use big data technology themselves.<p>Bay Area venture capital firm Data Collective is different. It’s all about Hadoop, that open-source software for storing, processing, and analyzing …

11 Secrets for a Winning Cold Call | Inc.com

Cold calling is a labor-intensive way to get sales leads into your pipeline. In addition, people don't like to be cold called, so you're at a disadvantage from square one. If you can, build your business with referrals. Even sales emails are preferable.<p>However, if you're determined to "dial for …

Public Speaking

The five people you will meet in a negotiation

<i>By Morry Morgan</i><p>The boss strolled into the boardroom. “Ladies and gentlemen, the numbers don’t look good.” He didn’t sit. He just stood at the table’s …