Mukesh Kumar

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The Pros and Cons Of New Unconventional Leadership Styles

Company culture is changing, and some managers are experimenting with out-of-the-norm methods. Here’s what works and what doesn’t.<p>As companies become flatter with blurred boundaries, there is a greater push toward authentic leadership. As a result, a lot of unconventional leadership styles are …

Young people now more likely to live with parents than partners

For the first time in modern history, more 18-to-34-year-olds live with their parents than in any other living arrangement, according to a Pew Research Center report released Tuesday.<p>In 2014, nearly one-third of young adults lived in their parents’ home, a bigger group than those living with a …

Demographics

The 50 best places to live in America for 2018

When deciding where to put down roots, many factors are in the eye of the beholder, such as climate, politics, or proximity to extended family.<p>Other aspects are coveted by nearly everybody: affordable housing, access to well-paying jobs, a low cost of living, good schools, and quality healthcare. …

North Carolina

14 insights about getting rich, from a 90-year-old book on wealth that's still relevant today

Nearly a century ago, George S. Clason boiled down what it takes to get rich in his 1926 personal finance classic "The Richest Man in Babylon." — and the steps are surprisingly simple.<p>He articulates the steps through a collection of amusing parables based in the wealthiest city of the ancient …

11 apps you should use every day

But it's easy to get overwhelmed with the sheer number of apps — there are more than a million apps in Apple's App Store and Google's Play Store.<p>So I broke out the most useful apps I use every day. You should probably use them, too.

Apps

10 apps that have been dominating Apple's App Store

We chose not to include Apple's own apps, like iMovie and Pages, in the list, as it wouldn't be an accurate representation of the most downloaded apps. The reason those apps are usually the majority of the top 10 is because when you buy a new iPhone, you get Apple's suite of apps for free, and …

The White House Is Prepping For a Huge Solar Storm That Could Kick Us Back Into The Dark Ages

Here's the plan.<p>For our electronic way of life, the Sun is a formidable foe, and the White House is taking protective action against it. On October …

The stunning cities you need to see in your lifetime

Here at The Active Times, we’re big proponents of off-the-beaten-path adventures and exploring wilderness around the globe, but that mentality occasionally means that cities are overlooked.<p>Urban centers offer their own form of adventure—and some even satisfy the most active outdoor enthusiasts—so …

What I’m Reading: Genetics Professor Nazneen Rahman

<i>Named Britain’s third most influential woman of 2014, Professor Nazneen Rahman has amassed some impressive achievements in a relatively short career: she’s Professor of Human Genetics at the Institute of Cancer Research, Head of the Clinical Genetics Department at Royal Marsden Hospital, Fellow of</i> …

New Albums

Watch The World's Largest Urban Area Emerge From A Chinese River Delta

From paddy fields to megalopolis.<p>Satellite images released by NASA Wednesday show the extraordinary metamorphosis of China's Pearl River Delta from a rural idyll into the largest urban area in the world.<p>A generation ago, the low-lying lands on the banks of the Pearl River nourished a rich …

China

10 Of The Best Luxury Hotel Brands In The World

The good news for American travelers seeking luxury is that there are more high-end hotels around the world than ever before. The bad news is that not every expensive, glitzy new hotel is a luxury property.<p>There has been a huge worldwide hospitality building boom for the past decade, in established …

Hospitality

5 habits that helped turn ordinary people into self-made millionaires

Habits save the brain work and conserve brain fuel. There is very little processing power involved with respect to habits.<p>So what does that have to do with being rich? I studied 177 self-made millionaires and uncovered certain unique good habits that made it possible for them to automatically …

Are you ready for the ultimate geek road trip? 12 suggestions.

For most people, a road trip means sun, the sky, the sea, a mountain range. But if you've got a bit of geek in you, your sightseeing becomes even more enjoyable when you can learn something about the science history of your destination.<p>If you're headed to the Jersey Shore, for example, why not take …

San Francisco housing prices are so insane a Wharton grad is converting shipping containers for people to live in illegally

A home with a mummified corpse in it sold for over a million dollars. And real-estate marketplace Zumper rates San Francisco as officially the most expensive rental market in the country.<p>Last month, there was even a listing for a tent going for $899 (or $46 per day) per month in Silicon Valley.<p>But …

The 10 Richest People of All Time

A comparison of wealth across history<p>Who had more money, John D. Rockefeller or Genghis Khan? It’s a simple question with a very difficult …

10 Reasons You’re Not Rich Yet

<b>#5: You’d rather complain than commit.</b><p>As a financial advisor, I have spent many years helping other people overcome financial stumbling blocks so …

Stunning Drone Photos of K2 Glacier

Travel<p>Stunning Drone Photos of K2 Glacier<p>By Nicole Bonaccorso<p>July 24 2015 12:00 AM EDT<p>weather.com<p>Climbing K2 is one tough journey, but photographer …

8 Luxury Camping Trips That Are Worth It

Camping is great...except for the bug bites, sleeping on the ground and the constant fear of wild animals. The alternative? A little thing called …

World's Top 10 Cities 2015

Score: 88.178<p>Christians, Jews, and Muslims converge to worship in this 4,000-year-old holy city, and their respective churches, synagogues, and …

World's Best Ocean Cruise Lines 2015

Score: 79.507<p>This attention-grabbing line made waves with the debut of their Quantum-class smartships. Travelers aboard the world’s most …

These are the foreigners ruining our country

Bryony Gordon says it's not immigrants who are ruining Britain, but the rich foreigners who "treat our country like a giant train set"<p>If you go down to east London today, you’re sure for a big surprise. If you go down to east London today, you better go in disguise. For every rich foreigner that …