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How To Get the Most Out of Your To-Do List

Accomplish more each day with these time-management tips.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To effectively manage time is to set your priorities in order and get more results and achieve more. By viewing your time as an expendable resource, which you have a limited amount …

Time Management

Americans—including the rich and famous—are losing out on billions of unclaimed money

When it comes to unclaimed property, such as unclaimed bank accounts, uncashed cashiers checks, unused gift cards, utility deposits or various overpayments, we are all equal.<p>In the US, states are required to take care of this money on your behalf. And it adds up—unclaimed money in California is …

Donald Trump

Coke Finds Out That Americans Still Love Their Soda After All

Coca-Cola Co. has pushed into all sorts of new kinds of beverages -- from drinking vinegars to protein shakes. But a big source of growth this …

Coca-Cola

New Vision Mercedes Maybach Gets Official

Mercedes Benz has unveiled their new Vision Mercedes Maybach at Auto China 2018 in Beijing, the car is a crossover of a high end sedan and a high end …

Mercedes-Benz

The Truth About Strategy and Execution

Execution, execution, execution. It matters--here's how to do it well.<p>At the recent management retreat of a leading logistics provider, the CEO ended his opening remarks, which were intended to be inspirational, with a slide that simply stated "execution"--not once, but three times. "If there's …

Management

Bahrain's Massive Oil Discovery Put Into Perspective

Bahrain's massive 80 billion barrels in place oil discovery has been greeted as a sensational development. A deeper contemplation of its significance …

Oil & Gas Industry

Why Elon Musk Used to Read 10 Hours a Day (and How You Can Do Less and Still Gain Success)

Reading has been shown to enhance confidence, decision-making, empathy, and can even prevent depression and relieve stress.<p>"Books, and then my parents."<p>That's the official word on what and who raised Elon Musk, according to the successful innovator and billionaire himself. In a 2017 interview for a</i> …

Success

Rich kids of Instagram: Footballers Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, Lionel Messi and John Terry treat their kids to life of luxury

FOOTBALLERS aren't all that different to us after all.<p>A doting parent is a doting parent - high profile stars just have a much bigger budget to play …

Cristiano Ronaldo

Smart Entrepreneurs Use Third-Grade Words. Steve Jobs Did and You Should, Too

Billionaires like Elon Musk and Richard Branson use simple words to express complex ideas.<p>Steve Jobs once said, "Simple can be harder than complex." It's true, which is why it's hard to express your ideas simply. Anyone can write long, confusing sentences. Anyone can speak in esoteric jargon. But …

Hung Up

The Tatas have snapped up India’s top diplomat, raising some eyebrows

Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, India’s top diplomat till three months ago, has a new job.<p>On April 23, the $145 billion Tata group, comprising over 100 companies that produce everything from steel to software, announced that Jaishankar would take over as its president for global corporate affairs.<p>“In his …

India

Why You Should be Reading Books Every Day, According to Science

It's a habit that's beneficial on several levels.<p>According to the Pew Research Center, more than a quarter--26 percent--of American adults have not read even part of a book within the past year. It's a shame considering that researchers have found reading is beneficial in many ways.<p>1. Reading …

University of London

Why are Real Madrid accused of ‘robbery’ in Europe?

Perhaps it comes with the territory. The most successful sides are always accused of benefitting from favours and, in Europe, there is no more …

Soccer

The Chinese Car Invasion Is Coming

On a bright spring day in Amsterdam, car buffs stepped inside a blacked-out warehouse to nibble on lamb skewers and sip rhubarb cocktails courtesy of …

Autos

Manchester City's dazzling title success has underlined the failings of Roman Abramovich's ambitious Chelsea project

Fifteen years ago today, Roman Abramovich was sitting in the stands at Old Trafford, transfixed. That was the night Manchester United beat Real …

Soccer

The Azerbaijani president's children and the Dubai property empire

Ilham Aliyev’s daughters are joint owners of company behind hotel resort and luxury villas, sources say<p>At £400 a night, a stay at the Sofitel hotel on the manmade Palm Jumeirah island in Dubai does not come cheap. Holidaymakers are lured with beachfront suites, a round-the-clock butler service, a …

Luxury Lifestyle

The Top 10 Fanciest Airports in the World Will Inspire Your Next Trip

When deciding where next to travel it probably doesn't often occur to you to decide based on the airport. You're only spending a few hours there after all. Well, you might find yourself questioning the importance of the airport experience when you see these fancy ones. From Zurich's fitness center …

Airports

Fast and Furious: The Liverpool Front 3 That's Reawakened a City's Passion

The Twelfth Man is one of half a dozen pubs on the adjoining roads of Walton Breck and Oakfield where Liverpool supporters congregate before and after home matches. It is 9 p.m. April 14, and Bournemouth have just been beaten convincingly, 3-0. Upstairs, as the pint glasses clatter and the beer and …

Soccer

The only reasons to stay with the iPhone right now have nothing to do with the iPhone

My iPhone X is fine.<p>I picked up the $1,000 rectangle of glass and aluminum on launch day. I’ve been on Apple’s upgrade program since it launched in 2015, which means I pay a monthly fee, currently $56, and get each new iPhone as it’s released every year. I switched my main phone from Android to …

Mobile Technology

8 Traits That Are Scientifically Proven To Predict Future Success

Willpower, prodigious intelligence, motivation, knowing the right people at the right time… there are many commonly held ideas about what it means to be a successful person, and yet, some of the <i>most</i> successful are often the last anyone would predict. (Education researchers famously concluded that …

Self-improvement

8 Simple Words Exceptional Leaders Use Each and Every Day

In fact, great leaders use these words multiple times every day. That's one reason they're great.<p>If you're in a leadership position and you don't use these words multiple times every day... then you're really not a leader.<p><b>1. "Help"</b><p>Sure, you're the boss. You're in charge. And maybe you really do …

Self-esteem

A simple but sensational talent: Why Mohamed Salah beat Kevin de Bruyne to PFA Player of the Year award

When it comes to trying to put a perspective on why Mohamed Salah is player of the year, to explain his excellence, there isn’t actually that much to …

Soccer

Singapore PM's job: Once decided over cake and coffee, now mulled over for months

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singaporeans are not used to uncertainty when it comes to their future political leaders.<p>Only one party has ruled the island-state since its independence more than 50 years ago, and there have been only three prime ministers. When founding father Lee Kuan Yew handed over the …

Asia Pacific

How to Develop Empathy for Someone Who Annoys You

When someone you work with annoys you, it’s tempting to avoid the person as much as possible. But this isn’t always feasible and often only makes the situation worse. You’re better off cultivating some empathy. How can you do that with a colleague who rubs you the wrong way? How can you foster …

Emotional Intelligence

How To Retire At 65 With Only Half A Million

Seeking Alpha helps retirees and future retirees face current issues.<p>Today, I will be going over investor priorities and fears when planning for the …

Retirement

Arsène Wenger tackles elephant in room over reasons for leaving

Arsenal manager seizes opportunity to talk about how worldwide image of the club has taken a battering, not helped by fans inside the Emirates<p>It was never going to be a totally normal day. Even if so much of it slipped into the old routines – Arsenal played with every typical Arsenal characteristic …

Soccer

How Long Can Trump's Long Con Last?

Trump has exaggerated his wealth for years. In office, he's trying a similar scam.<p>In 1982, when Donald Trump was 36 years old, he began an annual ritual of lobbying Forbes magazine to include him on its list of the 400 wealthiest Americans. Forbes debuted the list that year, and Trump pursued his …

Donald Trump

The happiest point in a marriage might be later than you think — here's why

It's baffling for some people to imagine choosing one person to spend the rest of your life with. People change over time, and there's no guarantee you'll grow in the right direction.<p>But despite being a rollercoaster, the happiest point in a couple's marriage has been shown to be later than you …

Happiness

What is a Moonphase Watch & How Does it Work?

The sun might be head honcho of the solar system, but here on Earth the moon still yields plenty of pull. Giving our luminous nighttime friend the …

Watches

How Mossad carries out assassinations

Fatal shooting in Malaysia puts spotlight on Israeli spy agency's policy of targeted killings of Palestinian operatives.<p>The killing of 35-year-old Palestinian scientist Fadi al-Batsh in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur has taken the wraps off a covert programme of targeted killings of …

Israel

Wenger: 'I've gone through very difficult times' at Arsenal

Outgoing Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is determined to finish his 22-year tenure with a flourish, and will reflect on his work when it is over at …

Soccer