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Julian Barnes: master of fiction with whole worlds living in his prose | Observer profile

The award-winning author of Flaubert’s Parrot will turn 70 this year and his remarkable new novel about Shostakovich is out this month. His admirers know to expect the unexpected<p>In 1989, in the closing pages of his novel <i>A History of the World in 10½ Chapters</i>, Julian Barnes imagined what heaven …

Hemingway’s Advice on Writing, Ambition, the Art of Revision, and His Reading List of Essential Books for Aspiring Writers

“In any art you’re allowed to steal anything if you can make it better.”<p><i>“As a writer you should not judge. You should understand,”</i> <b>Ernest Hemingway</b> (July 21, 1899–July 2, 1961) counseled in his 1935 <i>Esquire</i> compendium of writing advice, addressed to an archetypal young correspondent but based on a …

Literature

Fiction highlights for 2016

A host of strong debuts plus new novels from Don DeLillo, Julian Barnes and Nicola Barker promise a strong year for fiction<p>Once the <i>Star Wars</i> tie-ins (my favourite was <i>Slave to the Empire: An Erotic Star Wars Adventure</i>) and novelty Christmas books for people who don’t read (remember <i>A Simples Life:</i> …

Books

The 19 coolest new businesses in San Francisco

San Francisco has long been the hub for huge Silicon Valley tech companies — but it's also home to some seriously cool local businesses.<p>From a 2.5-ton mobile pizza oven and a beef-jerky bar to the city's first indoor golf course, we're highlighting some of the newest and coolest businesses in San …

San Francisco

16 people who are living the dream without spending a fortune

Circa 4 p.m., pretty much anything sounds better than staring at your office computer screen.<p>For instance, traveling the world — working when you feel like it, how you feel like it, and with a view to rival any Instagrammer's best shot. Or maybe even putting your job on hold (or leaving it …

New York City

2015 Creative Review Photography Annual, in pictures - Telegraph

Getting Employees Excited About a New Direction

When your company is in trouble — a new competitor or technology threatens your business model, your cost structure changes, the economy tanks — you have one job as a leader: to get the company back on track. The crisis provides compelling reason for change and, if companies can weather it, they …

We found a 5-year-old startup that's profitable and generating tens of millions — and it didn’t burn gobs of cash to get there

"Doing a startup here was unusual," he says. "Foursquare and Etsy did carry the torch a little."<p>Five years after Sharma started Movable Ink in 2010, he's still a bit unusual, even though there's a bumper crop of startup founders in New York. That's because he has carefully built a profitable …

Startups

7 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Can Avoid

Successful entrepreneurs share mistakes they've made and how to avoid them.<p>Just as you don't need to reinvent the wheel, avoid making mistakes that others have already made. Successful entrepreneurs share their key lessons learned from building their businesses.<p>1. Don't give up too quickly.<p>Some …

Business Strategy