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52 Of The Best Quotes About Learning

52 Of The Best Quotes About Learning by TeachThought Staff The internet loves many things. It loves cats, for example. Memes, too. It loves video, …

Recipes

Orwell vs Huxley vs Zamyatin: Who would win a dystopian fiction contest?

Revisiting three ground-breaking novels in the genre. Which one’s closest to our world today?<p>In a city of glass, where people who are just Numbers …

50 Quotes from Ancient Philosophers to Inspire You Past Every Business Hurdle | Inc.com

Everyone, regardless of where they happen to be in their career, occasionally needs a good dose of inspiration and encouragement. But nothing says you have to take your inspiration and encouragement from the Sheryl Sandbergs or Steve Jobses of our time. Ancient thinkers participated in and …

Motivation

Get summer-ready with our (realistic) six-week body plan

Summer diets. Often they come with promises to ‘shed a stone’ or get your ‘best-ever bikini body’, all in as little as a week or two. Most of us, however, want to forgo the fads and simply lose a little weight to have more energy and feel confident in our clothes. ‘Six weeks is a good amount of …

Diets

8 Expert-Approved Time Management Tips

We’ve all lamented that there aren’t enough hours in the day or laughed at memes that tell us the road to productivity is paved with cups of strong …

7 Significant Steps to Projecting Confidence | Inc.com

Some people exude the kind of assurance that gives them an air of power, trustworthiness and grace. This personality instantly generates respect and often admiration from others. These types often gravitate to leadership positions because they seem to be able to handle anything with steadfast …

Self-help

What Marketing Trends Your Startup Needs To Know About In 2017

This isn’t your normal post about forecasting trends. Because, well, it doesn’t focus on the forecast. The future is unpredictable. Trends are never guaranteed. So to mitigate our susceptibility to market volatility, we need to plan our marketing strategies around transience. What’s the best way to …

Startups

7 Things Successful People Always Do Before Bed

Pressed for time? Feeling frazzled as the day comes to an end? We caught up with time management experts and authors to share their tips on what …

How to Effectively Sell Using Social Media and Content Marketing

RazorSocial CEO and founder Ian Cleary has a special formula for driving traffic to your website.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Kate Volman meets with RazorSocial CEO and founder Ian Cleary to discuss social media and content …

These Skills Are Hard To Learn But Pay Off For The Rest of Your Life

<i>“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”</i> — <b>Ralph Waldo Emerson</b><p>The ability to expand your mind …

Self-improvement

What Makes You 'Click' With Someone Else?

You can’t put your finger on it.<p>You may not have anything in common.<p>On paper it might seem you’d never be friends.<p>But you just… “<i>click</i>.”<p>How does that …

Surface Pro 3 Long-Term Review: Microsoft Proves It's Third Time Lucky

Launched in May 2014, the Surface Pro 3 is Microsoft’s third incarnation of the slate-like Windows 8 device. Following on from the Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 designs, the Surface Pro 3 takes on board many of the criticisms of the first two designs to build a better machine and adds in some brand …

Brands Saying Bae is the Twitter account we've needed in 2014

Here's a brief look at American slang in 2014. "Bae," if you've never heard the word before, is a term of endearment used to convey affection toward a significant other or some good thing that's caught your eye. In common parlance, it might be used in a sentence like "She's the bae," indicating …

Why Women Find It Harder to Say No to Extra Work

Photo: Stocksy<p>Photo: NAME<p>As eyes-on-the-prize, career-driven women, we're all familiar with taking on extra work at the office—but are we creeping into yes-woman territory? According to new research, it's more difficult for women to turn down extra work than men, meaning that we find it harder to …

Gender

Man Utd transfers: Gareth Bale 'open to leaving Real Madrid and joining Old Trafford'

Transfers: Latest news, rumours and gossip for Man Utd in 2014, as Red Devils are given green light to pursue Gareth Bale<p><b>Manchester United</b><p>Manchester United have been given the green light to launch a summer bid for Real Madrid's <b>Gareth Bale</b>, 25. (Express)<p>The Welsh forward is reportedly open to a …

Soccer

Amazon has found a surprising new retail role model - Argos

Amazon has in the past been accused of hastening the demise of the high street; now it looks like the retailer might start re-colonising it<p>Amazon, the global online retail megamonster, is planning on doing something in New York that is simultaneously pretty mundane and really rather surprising: it …

Tesco aims to rebuild trust with independent director duo

Under fire supermarket announces appointment of two non-executive directors to "rebuild trust" in Tesco<p>Tesco has announced that it is adding two non-executive directors to its board this month in a move to "rebuild trust" in the supermarket chain.<p>The grocer said on Monday that Richard Cousins and …

Going... going... gone! Tesco boss races out of press briefing as retailer admits £263m black hole in accounts... far worse than previously thought

• <b>Chairman Sir Richard Broadbent walked out of briefing amid high emotion</b>• <b><br>Police to launch criminal investigation over £263m accounting scandal</b>• <b><br>Bosses</b> …

Tesco

Tesco shares hit 11-year low as as retailer hit by double whammy

Tesco sees credit rating cut and institutional shareholder sell off his stake<p>Tesco shares fell to their lowest level in more than 11 years on Friday after the retailer's credit rating was downgraded and news emerged that an institutional shareholder had sold off his stake.<p>The supermarket giant saw …

‘It was like a blow to the stomach’: Tesco chief on hearing of £260m black hole

Dave Lewis, the chief executive of struggling retailer Tesco, says he will win customers back<p>Tesco CEO Dave Lewis has said that focusing on the customer “is in the DNA of Tesco’s business”, and that he believes the firm is well-placed to fend off competition from discount chains Lidl and Aldi.<p>“In …

Metro

New Tesco boss handed share options worth £2.8m

Tesco's new chief executive and finance director have been handed share options collectively worth more than £4m at today’s prices to compensate them for potential bonuses forfeited when they left their previous employers<p>Tesco's new chief executive, Dave Lewis, has been handed share options worth …

Retail sales see fastest growth for more than three years

British retail sales grew strongly again this month, with supermarkets luring shoppers with discounts and clothes stores performing better in the cooler weather.<p>It was the third month of above-average sales growth reported by theCBI in its survey of retailers and beat City expectations for a …

Tough times for Tesco chief Dave Lewis

Pity Dave Lewis, Tesco’s new chief executive. Since taking over at the helm last month he’s seen the value of share awards he received on joining …

Strategy Isn’t What You Say, It’s What You Do

You sometimes hear managers complain that their organization has no strategy. This isn’t true. Every organization has a strategy: its strategy is what it does. Think about it. Every organization competes in a particular place, in a particular way, and with a set of capabilities and management …

SFO to launch formal probe into Tesco's accounting 'black hole'

Tesco has confirmed that the Serious Fraud Office has told it has commenced an investigation into accounting practices at the embattled supermarket …

Tesco suppliers call in audit teams over accounting scandal

World's biggest consumer goods groups concerned about UK operations due to Tesco crisis<p>Some of the world’s biggest consumer goods groups have flown in audit teams to run the rule over their UK operations following the accounting scandal at Tesco.<p>It is understood that companies including Unilever, …