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10 High-Paying Jobs Without a Degree

New Collar: 10 High-Paying Jobs That Don't Require a College Degree<p>Updated March 04, 2018<p>There is a new kind of job that emphasizes skills over …

Have Great Tech Skills? 14 Business Ideas for Before You Quit Your Day Job | Inc.com

I'm a huge fan of entrepreneurs. I'm a huge fan of people who start their own businesses.<p>But I'm also a huge fan of dipping your toes in the water before diving completely in.<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people how to create meaningful, …

Small Business

WALL STREET PAYDAY: Meet the bankers on the $108 billion beer deal of the decade

Bud Light maker Anheuser-Busch InBev announced Wednesday that it has agreed a deal to buy SABMiller.<p>The deal is worth around $108 billion, and is set to be the biggest takeover so far this year.<p>That's great news for Wall Street.<p>Both Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller have reached out to a handful …

Tech in Africa: All the news you shouldn’t miss

There was bad news, however, from three of Africa’s flagship tech firms. South African social network Mxit announced it is shutting down commercial operations after a significant fall in user numbers in recent years. Launched in 2005, Mxit has close to 100 million registered users globally, and …

Deloitte has an office building designed to engineer the perfect workday for every employee

Most workers are all too familiar with how a seemingly trivial annoyance — the air conditioner blowing directly on your face, a neighboring coworker who cackles like a hyena — can make it impossible to be productive.<p>And while most of us are accustomed to sucking it up by donning a sweater or a pair …

5 Things Elite Entrepreneurs Always Do (And You Should, Too)

Entrepreneurs spend their money to make the most money.<p><i>What are some of the habits entrepreneurs have that other people dont? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Oliver Emberton, Founder of Silktide, on Quora:</b><p>Most people spend their money to get the most <b>utility</b></b> …

10 Quality Online Courses To Make You Successful Entrepreneurs

As technology continues to evolve at a fast pace, it becomes clear that it affects the way things get done. As an Entrepreneur, it is important to …

Bar Rescue's Jon Taffer to Entrepreneurs: Firing People Is Part of Your Job

As a business owner, you're like a coach and your employees are your team members. You start your strongest players and bench the others who aren't playing well. Entrepreneurs can't be afraid to call the difficult shots, says <i>Bar Rescue</i> host and service-industry authority Jon Taffer. As much as you …

17 quotes that take you inside the mind of billionaire investor Mark Cuban

He sold his first company, MicroSolutions, for $6 million. He did even better with his next company, Broadcast.com, which he sold to Yahoo for almost $6 billion.<p>Almost immediately after, Cuban sold all of his Yahoo stock, netting $2 billion in cash for himself. Weeks later, the market crashed.<p>Since …

Customer Service

How Manchester United Can Get the Best out of Midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger

There have been a few of hints in the past couple of games that Manchester United are starting to get the best out of Bastian Schweinsteiger.<p>The man whom the fans call Deutscher Fussballmeister—in a chant adapted from Bayern Munich fans—was imperious for much of the game against Liverpool.<p>His …

Soccer

The Shockingly Simple Secret Behind Employee Motivation | Inc.com

Here's the central law of employee motivation, of coaxing a great performance from your employees, day after day: <i>Employees who are selected, oriented, and reinforced properly, and who are surrounded by peers of the same caliber, will thrive when given significant autonomy.</i> Otherwise, they'll wither.<p>…

Employee Engagement

How big data is changing recruitment forever

It used to be said that employers made up their minds whether or not to hire a prospective candidate within 5 minutes of sitting down to interview …

How To Sneak Past The Online Application And Get The Job

I’ve been an HR leader since 1984 and I have met at least a thousand other HR leaders, especially over the past few years.<p>I’ve spoken in front of ten to fifteen thousand of them and I have never heard an HR leader defend, much less praise, his or her Applicant Tracking System.<p>Not once. Not even …

The average worker loses 11 days of productivity each year due to insomnia, and companies are taking notice

Corporate America has long tried to help its employees stop smoking, eat healthier and get in better shape. More recently, companies have been rolling out ways to help them manage their finances. And now, more are making it their job to help workers get better sleep.<p>A growing awareness of the …

Don't Try This At Home: Why Amazon's Culture Isn't Right For Your Business

If you haven’t already read The New York Time’s fantastic article on the culture and management practices of Amazon, you should. The piece sheds new light on how Amazon pushes its corporate employees to conform to the company’s vision of productivity through a combination of cultural reinforcement …

Leadership

New age Indian entrepreneurs enter the super-rich list, Ola founders the youngest

With the start-up boom, increasing number pf entrepreneurs are coming on board. So much so that they are entering the super-rich list too. The …

Manchester United vs. Liverpool: Winners and Losers from Premier League Game

Anthony Martial marked his Manchester United debut with a brilliant goal as the Red Devils beat rivals Liverpool 3-1 in the Premier League on Saturday.<p>Following a dour first half, United took the lead in the 49th minute as Daley Blind finished a clever set-piece routine. Ander Herrera doubled the …

Soccer

8 iconic American companies that have been decimated by the strong dollar

Since July 2014, the U.S. dollar has advanced more than 20 percent against other world currencies. To many, having a strong currency might sound like a good thing, and in many respects it is. The dollar's relative strength is a reflection of the U.S. economy, which continues to improve since the …

10 TED Talks Every Entrepreneur Must Watch | Inc.com

It's 2015, and it’s no secret that millions of Americans are excited about startup culture in the country and around the world. It’s hard not to be fascinated by the growing landscape of thousands of new lean startups, most intending to disrupt entire industries.<p>Perhaps <i>you</i> want to get in on the …

11 signs you aren't as good with money as you think you are

Newsflash: We all make money mistakes sometimes.<p>The trick is to know what they are, and to improve upon them on the road to building wealth.<p>If you think you're the exception to the rule, take a look at the points below — you might not be as flawless with your finances as you think.

GOLDMAN: Here are 19 great stocks shoveling tons of cash to their investors

Dividends and share buybacks help increase value for people holding a stock, and there's a lot of money to be had as companies shovel record amounts of cash back to shareholders.<p>In a note to clients Thursday, Goldman Sachs' Amanda Sneider gave insights into a lot of the firms's investment …

A Study of the 1.5 Million American Households With Practically No Income at All

And why they aren’t getting much in the way of government assistance<p>When Americans talk about the failings of the country’s economy, the focus is usually on inequality—the uneven distribution of prosperity among the population. Poverty, on its own terms, receives less attention.<p>That’s not the case …

Income Inequality

Barclays to require its junior bankers to take Saturdays off

The office is officially off limits on Saturdays for young bankers at Barclays.<p>The British bank this week decided to up its efforts to improve work …

Brazil reduced to junk as BRICs facade crumbles

Dilma Rousseff has squandered Brazil's commodity boom, but the country is not in meltdown and is unlikely to set off an emerging market crash<p>Brazil’s currency has plummeted to an all-time low and borrowing costs have tightened viciously after Standard & Poor’s slashed the country’s debt to junk …

Tax-Smart Moves When Selling Real Estate

<b>Updated March 2017</b> — If you jumped into real estate at the bottom of the market around 2008, or if you've been holding onto an asset even longer, you …

Yahoo's CEO missed her chance to rethink parental leave

Over the past week, blogosphere and Twittersphere have been alive with commentary about Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s pregnancy and her plans to take a …

Louis van Gaal needs to do five things to win over Manchester United 'rebels'

Old Trafford manager must be less autocratic, embrace the 'United way' and learn the lessons of Sir Alex Ferguson to pacify the club's unhappy players<p>1. Give players more freedom<p>The central thrust of the players' complaint when they confronted Louis van Gaal was the constraints placed on them in …

Soccer

Footballers’ food: what do Premier League stars eat every day?

James Collins, head nutritionist at Arsenal and lead nutritionist for England at the last World Cup, tells Mark Bailey about the food that fuels Premier League footballers, from pre-match quinoa porridge to post-match sashimi<p>Footballers don’t just eat pasta and chicken<p>“Lunch and dinner for a …

UEFA Champions League

Manchester City Defeat Shows the Title Is Already Gone for Chelsea

Link to Media<p>Jose Mourinho wasn't just summarising Chelsea's defeat to Manchester City, he was unintentionally playing clairvoyant.<p>Speaking to the Sky Sports cameras at the final whistle, the Chelsea boss was adamant his team had fallen victim to the proverbial game of two halves.<p>And in so doing he …

Soccer