Adeogun Emmanuel

22 Flips | 5 Magazines | 15 Following | 1 Follower | @DrLamzy | Keep up with Adeogun Emmanuel on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Adeogun Emmanuel”

Why Being Able To Compartmentalize Is A Key Ingredient For Risk-Taking

<i>The following post was published on the Knowledge@Wharton website on January 14, 2014.</i><p>It’s a crazy morning at home, and your spouse is furious at you. Harried, you slam the car door shut and race off to work where an important task awaits.<p>Your ability to tune out the situation at home and focus on …

Six Words That Can Lead To A Multimillion Dollar Business Idea

How can you attain financial security and self-confidence without risking your job and your savings?<p>That’s a dream scenario for many people who work long hours, have to put up with a demanding boss, and find it difficult to earn a decent living.<p>The answer is simple, according to Marvin Small, …

Starting Is Always Scary. Swallow Hard And Start Anyway. It's The Only Way You'll Succeed

It is always one of the first things people ask about in the question and answer session after my speech.<p>Someone is sure to raise their hand and say: “What do you think is the most difficult thing about starting something new.”<p>People always expect me to say “getting buy in” or “obtaining financing” …

10 Money Lies You Can't Afford To Tell Yourself

If you’re turning the big 3-0 this year, give yourself a pat on the back.<p>Odds are you’ve finished a degree or two, your career is finally getting jump-started, and you’ve graduated from boxed Franzia to a much classier bottle of Malbec.<p>But even though you’re all grown up, you might still feel like …

Best Investments For Novice Investors

For many people, the first step is the hardest. As a result, the novice saver and investor ends up being in cash.<p>And that’s where they stick, for years. The 401(k) industry has slowly moved toward “opt-out” plans with target-date funds precisely because people won’t start saving, save far too …

A Calendar To Make 2014 Your Best Financial Year

Are you tired of all the articles about New Year’s resolutions yet? One reason we tend to have trouble sticking to a New Year’s resolution is because we expect too much too soon. If we want to lose 10 pounds, we want to lose it within the first ten days, not ten months.<p>This lack of patience can …

Be Aggressive But Diversified For 2014

With the S&P 500 up almost 30% last year, many investors are trying to decide whether the market has gotten too far ahead of the real economy or if we are just at the beginning of a new bull market with a lengthy future ahead of it. I do not have the answer, so instead, I have devised a strategy …

How To Perform At Your Peak Every Day: 10 Tips For Working Smarter In 2014

<i>This is the first in a two-part story on how to manage your mental energy to do your best work. Click here for the second article, “7 Types of Experience Your Brain Needs To Function At Its Best.”</i><p>It’s a common scenario for many of us.<p>You start the day with an idea of what you want to work on and …

Fired From Subway, This 20-Year-Old Started A Company And Makes A Living Off Facebook And Google Traffic

Most of us think of Facebook as a place to catch up on baby photos, keep tabs on your ex, and maybe read some quirky news about 2013's most important corgis.<p>But, for a small but growing class of small business owners, Facebook is a place to find customers, sell them stuff, and make a decent …

10 Ways to Pay Using Your Mobile Smartphone

<i>Jon Norris is a freelance content specialist for audience.io and writes for the Fueled blog. This post comes courtesy of Fueled, a mobile design and development company based in New York and London.</i><p>The mobile wallet dream may still be a way off for the average consumer, but a cashless and cardless …

Mastering engineer says the LP is the most accessible high-resolution music format

The timing of my visit was perfect, I strolled into Alex DeTurk's studio at Masterdisk just as he was cutting an LP. DeTurk was moving to the music, totally engaged with the sound as the big record mastering lathe was literally cutting the groove into the disc. After the side was complete he …

The Nigerians who dare to speak of love as a tide of anti-gay hatred rises

The party had just started when the gunshot pierced the music. Instantly the men scattered, knowing what it meant: a police raid.<p>They had gathered in a hotel in the northern Nigerian state of Bauchi, renting out almost a whole floor for a surprise birthday party. But in the minaret-dotted city, …

Kickstarter Success Could Lie in Your Words

Everyone who creates a Kickstarter page wants to do everything possible to succeed. But your choice of words could play a bigger role in a project's …

Kiwi Move Aims to Outsmart All Other Wearable Tech

Kiwi Move is a multi-use activity tracker that aims to replace several other similar devices, and help you with your daily tasks.<p>Designed by Kiwi …

Turkey passes controversial medical aid bill

Bill that makes it crime for doctors to provide emergency first aid without government authorisation comes into force.<p>A controversial medical bill that makes it a crime for doctors to provide emergency first aid without government authorisation has come into force in Turkey despite an outcry from …

Is our Sun falling silent?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1044000/1044753_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534396742_903b7bf7faab2e215a1b14544d439063<p><b>"I've been a solar physicist for 30 years, and I've never seen anything quite like this," says Richard Harrison, head of space physics at the</b> …

IMF funding, IRS guidelines collide

Republican tea party forces and the International Monetary Fund collided in the final bargaining over the omnibus spending bill this past week. Neither won — but the standoff speaks volumes about American politics.<p>Republican business allies like the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and a long line of …

Bitterly cold weather returning, but don't call it a 'polar vortex,' meteorologists plead

Temperatures are set to drop again in the Midwest and Northeast starting Sunday, a forecast that already is prompting the return of the phrase “polar vortex” -- widely used to describe the blast of cold air that chilled the U.S. earlier this month. But while the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes and the …

The Roundup: How the oil boom turned young men away from school

<b>Are good jobs bad for education?</b><p>If Canada is worried about a skills shortage (and it is), maybe the continuation of our economic funk is just what the doctor ordered. Because when the economy is booming, it's pretty hard to convince people to step off the gravy train and go to school.<p>Statistics …

Nick Clegg faces trial of strength over Lord Rennard

Nick Clegg is facing a trial of strength with some Liberal Democrat peers after calling for Lord Rennard, the former party chief executive, to lose the party whip in the Lords unless he agrees to apologise for his behaviour.<p>Clegg said he would be discussing with the matter with the party's chief …

Angioplasty and its revolutionary impact over 50 years

<b>In the 1960s patients with a blocked artery would have required major open surgery and a hospital stay of a week or more.</b><p>Half a century on, patients are treated in a matter of hours and return home the same day - and it's all thanks to the angioplasty procedure.<p>Dr Duncan Ettles, president of the …