Michael VH

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15 Daily Habits of the Most Productive Entrepreneurs

Here's a clear list of the 15 habits the most successful entrepreneurs have cultivated.<p>Have you ever wondered how the world's top entrepreneurs get so much done in their days? After all, they have the same 24 hour days and 7 day weeks, yet they consistently get so much more done in that time.<p>Here …

Self-improvement

Psychologists Say There Are Six Kinds of Boss. Which Are You? | Inc.com

Four years into his career, "Fabian," the general manager of the Hong Kong office at a European toy company, took a leadership survey. It was conducted by the Hay Group, an international human resources firm, and it compared how he saw himself as a boss with the way his two direct bosses, two …

Frequent flyers rejoice: Scientists design way to treat jet lag and other sleeping disorders

<b>Tokyo:</b> Frequent travellers, rejoice! Scientists have designed new molecules which can modify the sleep/wake cycle, Paving the way for improved …

8 board games to try if you love video games

<i>Owen Duffy is a journalist, dad and board game expert from Glasgow. His blog,</i> <i>Cardboard Sandwich</i><i>, is devoted to board games, card games, roleplaying</i> …

Could Your Next Uber be a Multicopter?

<b>The world’s first certified multicopter lifts off in Bruchsal, Germany, marking a new era for aerial transportation.</b><p>Just as smartphone technology …

Drones

Science says a common piece of career wisdom may be wrong

Both graduated from the same prestigious MBA program, where they concentrated in finance.<p>Steve worked in advertising before enrolling in the program and interned at a consulting firm. Mike, on the other hand, worked at an investment bank before enrolling in the program and also interned at an …

Inside the Mind of a Mad Scientist: The Incredible Importance of Personal Science

For decades the world’s greatest doctors and researchers believed that stomach ulcers and stomach cancers were caused by stress, spicy foods, and too …

House 1 / Alexis Dornier

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Designed around a collection of three historic artifacts, the design of House 1 seeks to explore the …

Here's why I gave up my beloved Galaxy S7 for a boring old iPhone

The Samsung Galaxy S7 is the best smartphone I've ever used.<p>Not only is it powerful, with its VR capabilities and the best smartphone camera ever made, but it's also a gorgeous device. That slender, low-bezel frame. That metallic finish. That ultra-high-contrast milky-smooth screen.<p>Plus, you can …

Design for Default: How to Optimize Your Daily Decisions

If you optimize the default decisions in your life, rather than accepting whatever is handed to you, then it will be easier to live a better life.

Read the No B.S. Guide to Maximum Referrals and Customer Retention

Few businesses are in the fortunate position of being able to offer a unique product or service. This results in many businesses competing for the …

Samsung’s modular TV is the future display of your dreams

LAS VEGAS – In the original <i>Total Recall</i>, Arnold Schwarzenegger clicks one button on a remote control to transform the TV built into the wall of his …

Using Roth IRA earnings for a first-time home purchase

<b>Dear Liz:</b> My 29-year-old son recently married, and as a gift I pledged $20,000 as a down payment on a house. My daughter-in-law is beginning a career as a registered nurse and I know they will not be buying for a few years. Is there any type of account that will grow tax-free or tax-deferred for a …

12 Ways To Earn More Money While You Have A Full-Time Job

In a world where we are faced with towering levels of responsibilities, it has become common for adults to take on two or more jobs to earn more …

Employment

Report: Secretive Data Company Palantir Pulls in $880 Million in New Funding

Palantir continues to shovel cash into its coffers.<p>The 11-year-old, secretive, data company has raised an additional $880 million at a $20 billion …

Doctor dubbed 'the father of cyborgs' tested implants in his own brain

How far would you go to create a brain-controlled speech decoder? Doctor Philip Kennedy already helped blaze a trail in brain-computer interfaces back in the 80s. Now, a report in <i>MIT Technology Review</i> explains how the neurosurgeon decided to crank his research up a notch. Well, several notches, …

Neurophilosophy