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Porsche May Return to Formula 1 as an Engine Supplier

It can't do much worse than Honda<p>Porsche may have withdrawn from Le Mans to focus on Formula E, but that may not be its only involvement in racing. It’s also considering becoming an engine supplier for Formula 1. According to <i>Autosport</i>, Lutz Meschke, Porsche’s finance head, used the Italian Grand …

Elon Musk thinks AI will be the most likely cause of WW3

Ever wondered if there would ever be another world war, and what will cause it?<p>Worry no more, as CEO of everything Elon Musk has the answer: …

Elon Musk

Stephen Hawking mission to find alien civilisation detects radio signals coming from dwarf galaxy

Astronomers hunting for signs of intelligent alien life in the universe have recorded 15 mysterious radio signals coming from a dwarf galaxy three billion light years away.<p>The team is part of the Breakthrough Listen project, set up by Professor Stephen Hawking and Russian billionaire Yuri Milner, …

This Email From Elon Musk to Tesla Employees Describes What Great Communication Looks Like | Inc.com

Throughout the years, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has demonstrated the art of masterful communication.<p>The following is a perfect example: It's a copy of a previously unpublished email Musk sent to Tesla employees a few years ago. Sent with the subject line "Communication Within Tesla," it …

Tesla

What is business process management (BPM)? The key to enterprise agility

Business process management is the practice of aligning goals and processes as businesses evolve. BPM software helps organizations define the steps …

Confirmed: A Huge Gravitational Wave Announcement Is Happening

What a time to be alive.<p><b>Update 27/09/17:</b> The biggest rumour did not pan out, but the LIGO team announced something just as amazing - the most …

The Only Beginner's Guide to Meditation You'll Ever Need

This all-inclusive guide has something for everyone.<p>Meditation is one of those things that you know you need to be doing, like dieting, exercising, …

How Can You Tell Someone Has True Leadership Skills? Look for These 5 Uncommon Signs | Inc.com

If you've ever had the privilege to work for one, have you noticed how the best of leaders have their best people's interests in mind? I mean, they genuinely care about the goals, career paths, and personal well-being of their people.<p>By default, that statement may have just eliminated the majority …

Leadership

Elon Musk Just Spent the Weekend Making Changes to Tesla's Cars (by Listening to Customers on Twitter) | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Elon Musk has become something of a deity for certain people.<p>Here is this marginally eccentric, occasionally depressive man who wants to make very nice electric cars and, oh, go to Mars.<p>He can, …

Tesla

What is Amazon, really?

In the beginning, Amazon.com sold books.<p>Today Amazon is a titan of e-commerce, logistics, payments, hardware, data storage, and media. It dabbles in plenty more industries. It’s the go-to site for online shoppers and merchants alike, a modern necessity that independent sellers love to hate. Prime, …

eCommerce

A Tesla owner shows his 97-year-old Grandpa a car from the future

Zac Carmi showed his 97-year-old grandfather his Tesla. His grandpa was pretty impressed. You can watch video of the adorable interaction below.<p>In what could be some of the cutest footage of a lovable grandpa discovering the future ever, Carmi loads his grandpa into the car and accelerates. …

A dark data startup you haven’t heard of is spilling secrets to Starbucks, McDonald’s

Photo credit: Pexels.There’s a startup in India quietly crunching enormous amounts of dark data. Quantta Analytics is digesting unstructured data – …

A 5-Year Study Reveals the Truth About What Each Generation Wants in the Workplace (It's Not What You Think) | Inc.com

In this diverse global economy, it's not uncommon to find five generations working under one roof:<p>Traditionalists (1928-1944)<br>• Baby Boomers (1945-1964)<br>• Generation X (1965-1979)<br>• Generation Y/Millennials (1980-1994)<br>• Generation Z (1995+)<p>If that depicts your company, it may spell trouble, as …

Employee Engagement

The Single Most Powerful Question to Ask in an Interview (and How Top Candidates Answer) | Inc.com

Résumés featuring Ivy League schools, past positions with top tier organizations, fancy logos, job titles, and impressive tech skills--they all mean nothing.<p>I immediately file résumés in the trash.<p>Today's talent climate is a really strange beast. What employers are looking for seems hard to define …

Employment

The One Surprising Thing You Need to Do to Reduce Stress at Work

This activity was found to relieve more stress than common stress relief exercises.<p>Maybe you’re on deadline, maybe you’re concerned about an upcoming …

4 Things Elon Musk Always Does When He Runs a Meeting (and You Should, Too) | Inc.com

<i>"How does Elon Musk run his famously efficient meetings?" originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Isabelle Daigle, marketing at Hello Focus, on Quora:</b><p>Dazzlingly effective CEOs are equipped …

Elon Musk

How to Make a Fortune With $100

Seven entrepreneurs share businesses you can start from practically nothing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many would-be entrepreneurs never start because they're waiting for the perfect idea or don't have enough disposable capital to break out of the rat race.<p>These …

Mazda made a game-changing fuel efficiency breakthrough other carmakers have spent decades working on

The Japanese carmaker has announced it is ready to reveal a combustion engine using compression technology Ford, General Motors and Hyundai have been trying to get into production for the best part of a decade.<p>It's called Spark Controlled Compression Ignition and it uses the same sparkless …

Use This Trick to Quickly Come Up With 10 Great Business Ideas

Gather everyone you know, and let the idea flow begin.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you trust the ads in your Facebook feed, you probably think there is a magic formula hidden from normal people that gives special guru’s unlimited success in business just by doing …

Google Spent Years Studying Effective Bosses. Now They Teach New Managers These 6 Things | Inc.com

The transition from individual contributor to manager is not an easy one. In many cases, the skills that got you the promotion will not be the same ones that make you effective as a manager. Luckily, we have organizations like Google that have spent years researching this transition, to help us …

Leadership

Want to Be a Remarkably Likable Boss? These 7 Simple Habits Will Get You There | Inc.com

Have you just stepped into a leadership position? Maybe you've been a boss for years? Are you stressing out about how you can best carry yourself and your team so that you're a likable boss while still accomplishing your goals, meeting landmarks, and getting things done? Check out these seven …

Employment

5 Technological Innovations That Could Change the World

Scientists and technology companies are working to make us smarter, safer, and healthier -- and connect us all like never before.<p>Technology is often …

Busting the myths of successful CEOs

A 10-year study examined thousands of CEOs to determine what makes a successful leader – with some surprising results.<p>Andrew Silvernail grew up in a small town in the US state of Maine, where the local paper mill was one of the few businesses in the area.<p>Becoming the CEO of a global business never …

Leadership

Why Amazon Still Acts Like a Startup (Even Though It Makes More Than $100 Billion a Year) | Inc.com

Since the beginning, Jeff Bezos has been reminding his team that at Amazon, it is always Day 1. Every year, he reinforces the company's commitment to this philosophy by republishing the 1997 letter to shareholders in which he mapped out the Day 1 approach.<p>Here's how he described his vision for …

Business Strategy

Data: How Companies Are Driving Deals Through Partner Referral Programs

The partner landscape has been going through momentous changes due to the onset of the cloud and consequently the change in target buyer. Therefore, …

Analytics

The Importance of a “Data Integration First” Strategy

<b></b><b>With the increasing volume of information collected through a variety of channels, businesses face a segmented approach to data. Here we explore the</b> …

Every Great Boss Says These 4 Simple Words Each and Every Day | Inc.com

You know you should praise your employees. You know you should thank your employees for their hard work. You know you should provide constructive feedback. Every boss knows those things (even if many don't actually <i>do</i> those things).<p>But what you may not know is how powerful an impact four simple …

Public Speaking

What Is a Sales Funnel? The Guide to Building an Automated Selling Machine.

The right sales funnel, configured the proper way, can automate your marketing and help you scale your income on autopilot.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the core concepts in the digital marketing industry is the sales funnel. While odd sounding at first, this …

Big Data Analytics

Big data analytics enables companies to increase revenues, decrease costs and become more competitive within their industries. Many firms are …

Disruptor Alert: These 3 Companies are Changing Retail

Amazon, TJX, and Inditex are all flourishing as older retailers struggle to stay relevant.<p>The retail sector is a tricky one to invest in due to the …