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15 books by billionaires that will teach you how to run the world

That's why we've rounded up 15 books by self-made billionaires. Learn how these masters of industry achieved the impossible, in their own words.

The Resurgent, Post-Windows Microsoft

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Peter Yared is the CTO/CIO at CBS Interactive.</i><p>Microsoft had become an oft-ignored, behemoth to the North, despite $77 billion in revenue, $57 billion in gross profits and $21 billion in net income. It seemed that the mobile revolution had passed it by. Although Steve Ballmer was …

Association warns of market stagnation if economy remains weak

Economy

World Bank set to approve financing for Congo's Inga dam

Corruption mitigation framework emerging ahead of next Lesotho Highlands phase

Eskom being fed coal dregs, says Wits professor

Coal

Final fracking regulations will take account of public input

Regulation

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Excluded at work? How to get back in the clique

After returning from maternity leave, Vivian Scott, an employee at a global technology company struggled to divide her time between meeting up with colleagues after work and spending time with her new baby.<p>She didn’t want to give up the hours with her daughter, but hearing how the group would …

Treading a fine line: A case of corruption?

<i>Q: Our company has a contract with an overseas distributor that has recently been sanctioned over a corruption issue with another company's products that they also distribute. We are wary of doing business with them now, although we have no reason to believe that there is anything improper about</i> …

Make Genuine Connections at Work, and Success Will Follow

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Having genuine connections between team members can be integral to overcoming challenges and growing. No matter what role you fill in a team, you can take steps to genuinely connect with your co-workers and go beyond the typical, surface …

The Internet Map

The Internet Map is an interactive, zoomable design that uses a combination of algorithms and the Google Earth API to display 350,000 websites as …

Famers to receive lifeline of over two thousand tons of cattle feed

Volvo Compact Excavators EC35C Features

Topcon Positioning Systems at World of Concrete 2014

Plugging South Africa’s Post-Apartheid Leaks

Queenie Magubane, 38, of Khayelitsha township in Cape Town, South Africa, uses a bucket to collect the water that constantly leaks from her outdoor …

The next generation of robotic assembly lines are emerging

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Courtesy of Tesla<p>Silicon Valley has sometimes had a hard time creating manufacturing innovation (or at least scaling …

Google unveils 'smart contact lens' to measure glucose levels

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1044000/1044832_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524693155_0aba6502b32c03e866dbac3af870a271<p><b>Google has said it is testing a "smart contact lens" that can help measure glucose levels in tears.</b><p>It uses a "tiny" wireless chip and a …

How Marc Andreessen And Elon Musk Really Got Rich

The first involves Elon Musk.<p>Musk is widely regarded as the most visionary entrepreneur of our age between his electric car company, Tesla, his commercial space rocket company, SpaceX, and his thoughts on massive high-speed transportation like the Hyperloop.<p>He's also known as the guy who twice …

'Jellyfish aircraft' takes flight

A 'Jellyfish aircraft' constructed of lightweight carbon fiber and mylar plastic filminat at the Applied Math Lab, New York. (Leif Ristroph, AFP / …

Sony Experia Z Tablet Receives Ubuntu Touch Port

Its has been revealed this week that a copy of the Ubuntu Touch operating system has been successfully ported to the Sony Experia Z Tablet.<p>Ubuntu …

Billionaire Enclave Reborn: Richard Branson's Necker Island Is Back After A Two-Year Closure

The Hotel Detective hears lots of stories in his line of work, but three weeks ago, sitting next to Richard Branson at dinner on Necker Island, his private-island Caribbean resort, which has just reopened, he heard a great one.<p>Do you remember the hit record Tubular Bells?<p>That’s what I thought. The …

Individual Investors

International Growth Fund<p>While the world has changed drastically over the past two decades, Oppenheimer International Growth Fund’s investment …

Special report: Apple’s ground-breaking bet on its clean energy infrastructure, with exclusive photos

Advertisement<p>62 Comments<p>Last week a utility in North Carolina announced something seemingly mundane on the surface, but it was a transcendent moment …

Nokia Microsoft mobile deal gets shareholder go ahead

<b>Shareholders of the phonemaker Nokia have agreed to sell their mobile phone business to technology giant Microsoft for 5.4bn euros ($7.2 bn; £4.5bn).</b><p>The deal goes ahead despite objections from some investors who opposed the sale of a Finnish asset.<p>Regulators must clear the sale, but is expected to …

What 11 Highly Successful People Do To Stay In Shape

That's why many of them turn to intense exercise routines that push their boundaries, make them physically stronger, and improve their mental processing.<p>"Exercise is the single best thing you can do for your brain in terms of mood, memory, and learning," John Ratey, a psychiatrist at Harvard …

Success

Chinese to invest R600m to resuscitate liquidated Orkney gold mine -- Khumalo

Raw: Cebu Residents Cope With Typhoon Aftermath

There's a Hyperloop Company Now

The JumpStartFund group dedicated to building Elon Musk's Hyperloop concept gets a name, and some big partners.<p>Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, Inc.: That's the name of the company that will try to make Elon Musk's far-out vision for a super-high-speed transportation system to life.<p>Marco …