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44 Favorite Books of High Achievers

Want to accomplish more? Try reaching for a good book.<p>The people who accomplish the most in life are serious about self-improvement, which often comes in the form of a good book. Here are several dozen excellent reads, recommended by high-achieving founders and executives.<p>1. <i>Crossing the Chasm</i> by …

Leadership

5 Situations Where You Need to Avoid Giving Feedback

Performance feedback helps, unless it makes things worse. Here are five times to skip giving feedback until you have a smarter strategy.<p>Perhaps your company still engages in traditional annual performance reviews. Or maybe you have ditched the formalities for "just in time" feedback. Or possibly, …

Self-help

Google Spent 2 Years Studying 180 Teams. The Most Successful Ones Shared These 5 Traits

Insights from Google's new study could forever change how teams are assembled.<p>Over the years, Google has embarked on countless quests, collected endless amounts of data, and spent millions trying to better understand its people. One of the company's most interesting initiatives, Project Aristotle, …

rozovsky

Ethereum Co-Founder Says Crypto Coin Market Is a Time-Bomb

Initial coin offerings, a means of crowdfunding for blockchain-technology companies, have caught so much attention that even the co-founder of the …

South Asian Fintech Startups Find A Champion In This Emerging Market Accelerator

Owais Zaidi was sitting in traffic when a dilapidated-looking cab pulled up next to him. The cabbie asked to borrow 1,000 Pakistani rupees so he could get his tires changed, explaining that a market loan would cost him nearly 50 rupees a day in interest. Zaidi was moved by the man’s plight, and he …

Financial Services

Want to Invest in Crypto? Here's A Crash Course.

by Kristin Houser July 18, 2017 Future Society 51172<p>A Major Return on Investment<p>When the first cryptocurrency was developed in 2009, it could be had …

Cryptocurrency

Behind the scenes with Tezos, a new blockchain upstart

Alice Lloyd George Contributor<p>Alice Lloyd George is an investor at RRE Ventures and the host of Flux, a series of podcast conversations with leaders in frontier technology.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>A conversation with Dean Kamen on the myth of “Eureka!”<br>• Using drones to build the ambulance fleet …

Cryptocurrency

The Genius Problem-Solving Method Elon Musk Learned From Aristotle

How do some entrepreneurs manage to come up with solutions for the toughest problems? They borrow this method from an ancient philosopher.<p><i>"All great Acts of Genius began with the same consideration: Do not be constrained by your present reality."</i><p><b>Leonardo Da Vinci</b><p>Obviously, I have never met …

Creativity

You’ll save money on gas with the Tesla Model 3, but you may end up paying more elsewhere

Tesla unveiled its new “affordable” $35,000 Model 3 at a launch party Friday, and more drivers than ever are considering buying one of the …

Electric Vehicles