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Ten Things Strong Leaders Won't Tolerate

Dear Liz,<p>I love your columns. I’m an HR Manager and I try to lead our company’s HR function in the most human way I can. I have a question about your story “Ten Things A Good Manager Won’t Ask Employees to Do.”<p>This is a great list, but I wonder: There must be things that strong managers won’t …

Employment

India's $30B Spiritual Market And The Woman That's Tapping Into It

There’s no question that religion sells in India – it’s a market that’s estimated to be worth over $30 billion. So, what happens when you add a tech touch? That market value only inflates, according to one woman who decided to do exactly that.<p>Growing up in a mathematically inclined family, Saumya …

10 Quotes Every Entrepreneur Should Know and Live By

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What do entrepreneurs need more than anything else? Brain fuel. The creative brain is one that is constantly fed.<p>So why not learn from giants of entrepreneurial thinking. Consider re-writing one of these 10 powerful quotes and …

Motivation

25 Ways to Win Back Your Boss's Confidence

Here are 25 of the best ways I've personally found to build back the confidence of a boss, colleague, or business partner.<p>Want to work in a happy and productive environment? Got a secret for you; you'll need to have the trust and confidence of your boss to ever make this a reality. But, what …

One-Step

10 expensive habits you can, and should, break today

Breaking bad financial habits can get us closer to meeting our goals. Learn how habits you might be guilty of are impacting your finances and how to …

She’s easing the burden on women by rejigging their bras – with help from a few good men

If you thought hiring coders was tough, imagine hiring them to code an online bra boutique. This is just one of the many challenges this founder beat …

China's Suit Maker Redcollar Blazes Trail For Mass Made-To-Measure

A custom made suit has long been a desirable wardrobe choice for people seeking a more sophisticated look, but intense manual craftsmanship, from taking measurements to the last stitch for refitting, has made it a luxury for the mass consumers.<p>There are some good news for those unwilling to …

Charismatic People Do These 7 Things, According to Science

Recent scientific studies reveal the 'secret sauce' that helps great leaders influence and inspire us all.<p>Charisma is the ability to influence and inspire others merely by your presence. According to a recent article in <i>The Atlantic</i>, several new scientific studies reveal that charismatic people …

Charisma

China Car Sales Up 26.3% In July

Sales of passenger cars in China continue to surge. In July sales were up 26.3% year-on-year to 1.6 million units, the highest monthly growth in 30 months, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM). Sales over the first seven months of the year were up 11% to 12.64 …

Housing official in Silicon Valley resigns because she can't afford to live there

Even the lawyer and her software engineer husband can’t buy a home in the area due to the intensifying housing crunch that the tech boom has exacerbated<p>Once Kate Downing and her husband Steve did the math, it was obvious that if they wanted to raise a family, staying in Palo Alto, California, was …

Silicon Valley

How technology could revolutionise the future of renting

A revolution has been promised for UK homes. From smart meters to the internet of things, the near-future could see the way we live change …