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Gravitational waves discovery: 'We have a first tantalising glimpse of the cosmic birth pangs'

The sighting came from a small telescope on the roof of a laboratory sat on the ice sheet three quarters of a mile from the geographic South Pole. First came the rumours. But then researchers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Centre for Astrophysics went public. Their telescope had spotted indirect …

New magnetic material could boost electronics

<b>A highly sensitive magnetic material that could transform computer hard drives and energy storage devices has been discovered.</b><p>The metal bilayer needs only a small shift in temperature to dramatically alter its magnetism - a tremendously useful property in electronic engineering.<p>"No other material …

MasterCard program will protect credit card purchases using your smartphone's location

MasterCard is testing a new program to protect purchases made on credit cards by using smartphone geolocation. A new partnership with Syniverse lets shoppers limit foreign purchases made on those cards unless their smartphone is also in that location. That measure is designed to keep fraud at bay, …

Circadian Rhythm and Your Brain's Clock

Can Leonardo DiCaprio Win an Oscar for Playing a Wall Street Scumbag?

At a recent Screen Actors Guild interview I did with Leonardo DiCaprio, the audience cheered long and hard for his swaggering tour de force in Martin …

Piloting the 2014 Chevrolet C7 Corvette to Legendary NASA Space Sites! - Epic Drives Ep. 25

Court Rules Yelp Must Reveal Identities of Its Reviewers

A landmark decision by the Virginia Court of Appeals will force Yelp to <b>reveal the identities of seven anonymous Yelpers</b> who left negative reviews of a Virginia-based business, ruling that their "comments were <b>not protected First Amendment opinions</b>" if they were indeed fake accounts or not actual …

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Can a Pill Give You Perfect Pitch?

Before your next karaoke contest, you might want to visit a pharmacist: Researchers have found that a drug known as valproate, or valproic acid, …

Editors' Obsessions

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Three Differences Between Managers and Leaders

A young manager accosted me the other day. “I’ve been reading all about leadership, have implemented several ideas, and think I’m doing a good job at leading my team. How will I know when I’ve crossed over from being a manager to a leader?” he wanted to know.<p>I didn’t have a ready answer and it’s a …

10 Minutes with an Entrepreneur: Steve Stoute | Tory Daily

The former music executive and founder of pioneering ad agency Translation (his business partner is Jay-Z) lays out his best business advice and his …

Twelve Time Management Habits to Master in 2013

Nearly three hundred years ago, Benjamin Franklin came up with an approach to changing habits that has yet to be surpassed. A young adult seeking to straighten out his act, Franklin developed a list of thirteen virtues, jotting down a brief definition of each. These were character traits he took to …

Strategic Thinking - Creating Your Own Game with a Longevity Strategy

Despite the talk about the importance of disruptive strategies, a more subtle, longevity strategy can also serve a brand well. This is especially …

Management

15 Ways To Wake Up With Motivation

Through all of the stories of great successes, it’s the men and women who found their <i>motivation</i> and consistently used it as their main drive to reach …

After $2.3 Billion Sale, Entrepreneur Shares the Secret to Growing His Business

Billionaire pet-food entrepreneur Clay Mathile says to really grow your business, you've got to learn how to let go at some point. He learned that lesson the hard way.<p>Mathile, an Ohio farm boy turned business magnate, came on board to manage pet-food company Iams in 1970 when it was doing $500,000 …

Andile Khumalo

<i>This article first appeared in the Business Times section of The Sunday Times on 22 May 2016. The Sunday Times is the biggest weekly newspaper in</i> …

101 Ways To Make Money Online | All The Secrets Are Right Here

Here are 101 ways to make a living online.<p>Like To Talk?<p><b>1. Blog for Ad Revenue</b> – Start a blog on a topic you love, build up a reader base and make …

The #1 Quality of Top Employees

We asked Inc. readers to describe their best employee ever. Here's what they said.<p>When asked which qualities define their "Best Employee Ever," <i>Inc</i>. readers had plenty to say. And one word came up more than any other: <b>proactive</b>.<p>@Inc being proactive. If there is an issue come to your manager with …

6 Simple Rituals To Reach Your Potential Every Day

Becoming and staying productive isn’t about hard-to-follow programs or logging your every move in an app. It’s about self-care. Here are daily to-dos to get you started.<p>It’s Tuesday morning at 8 a.m. Two San Francisco entrepreneurs are pitching their ventures to potential investors today. They’d …

What Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From The Movie ‘Limitless’

The premise of this film is based on a fictional drug called NZT which magically transformed down-and-out loser <i>Eddie Morra</i> into one of the most …

Motivation

10 Questions to Ask Before Quitting Your Day Job to Run Your Own Company

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The dream of being one's own boss is what leads many people to start businesses, but leaving your bread-and-butter job to fulfill that vision is a move that shouldn't be made hastily.<p>In his book, <i>Quitter: Closing the Gap Between Your Day</i> …

How Entrepreneurs Think Differently and You Should Too

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are a curious bunch.<p>They come in all shapes, sizes, genders and backgrounds. They get up at dawn. They're the first ones to the office and the last ones to leave. They use productivity apps, network their tooshes off and …

10 Creative Ways To Make Money Online

If you’d claimed it was possible for the average guy on the street to <i>make millions of dollars online</i> just a decade ago, the chances are good you’d …

50 Cents 4 Lessons For Success In Business & In Life

Success comes from seeking an advantage in each and every encounter, here the US rapper <i>50 Cent</i> offers indispensable advice on how to win.<p>‘The …

50 Cent

Before Wild Creativity, Get Grounded in Strategy First

Do you have a false sense of your own creativity?<p>I see a lot of business people who do, and they can easily cripple themselves and their …

Strategic Thinking Exercises – More than 200 Strategic Planning Questions

Productive strategic thinking exercises are at the heart of The Brainzooming Group methodology. Great brainstorming and strategic planning questions …