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Why India’s biggest startups recruit engineers from Silicon Valley

When internet giant Yahoo downsized its research and development team in India last year, several software product startups queued up to offer jobs to around 600 professionals who had received pink slips. Firms like Wingify, Zomato and InMobi went all out to lure these engineers, even approaching …

Startups

Texas Puts Brakes On Telemedicine — And Teladoc Cries Foul

On a recent trip to Chicago, Patti Broyles felt like she was looking at the world from the bottom of a fish bowl.<p>"This weather was really cold and rainy and I had a lot of pressure in my sinus areas," Broyles says.<p>Since she was nowhere near her primary care doctor in Dallas, she called Teladoc, the …

This Is How You Turn Around a Bad First Impression

Bungled a first meeting? According to new research this is how you can turn things around.<p>There's plenty of science around first impressions and most of it is scary. Research shows people's initial judgements of each other are lightning fast and incredibly sticky. The negative opinions generated by …

Psychology

10 Inspiring Beliefs of Phenomenally Successful People

The most successful people approach their work differently than most. See how they think -- and why it works.<p>In my article 8 Behaviors of Phenomenally Successful People, I listed some of the actions successful people consistently take that fuel their success.<p>But where does the impetus for those …

Self-improvement

Lingerie brand provokes with raunchy optical illusion ads

Jane Pain, an Argentine lingerie brand, has dressed up elbows and other innocent body parts to look like bums and busts as part of a new print …

Everyday Leadership Starts With 'Hello'

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Hello.<p>It's Monday morning. I walked into the office after an early meeting. My team was already at work and I felt like I was already running behind schedule. Typing emails as I walked, I went my desk. Computer on, I started …

Leadership

Why Doctors Really Quit

In September 2009, Terry Jones wrote in <i>Investor’s Business Daily</i> that the United States was barreling toward catastrophe: Nearly half the nation’s physicians were on the verge of hanging up their stethoscopes.<p>“Four of nine doctors, or 45%, said they ‘would consider leaving their practice or taking …

11 Things Ultra-Productive People Do Differently

Ultra-productive people achieve more because they think differently.<p>When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge--there are only 24 hours in a day.<p>Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they have an uncanny ability to get things done. Even when juggling multiple projects, …

Time Management

Olive Garden's hedge fund owners waited tables at the chain

Talk about learning the business from the ground up.<p>The activist investors who loudly complained about Olive Garden's food had to work shifts in the kitchen and wait tables before rolling out the restaurant's bold new reboot.<p>"Every single board member took a night and worked inside a restaurant," …

Olive Garden

This Is What Microsoft Will Use To Fight Apple And Samsung

Everything’s coming-up Microsoft, right?<p>Windows 10 is being treated like the Second Coming of Christ, the Surface range is making Microsoft relevant again in the laptop arena, and cleaners are still sweeping up dropped jaws from the Hololens unveiling. Under Nadella, Microsoft has rediscovered its …

1./2. Samsung Galaxy S6 And Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung’s new flagships feature power and premium build quality, which makes them contenders for the ‘best smartphone of 2015’ title. Price: From £749 for the S6 and $949 for the Edge Display: 5.1-inch Super Amoled quad-HD Battery size: 2600mAh (Edge) 2550 mAh (S6) with quick charging Camera: 16MP …

Phones

A $37.5 Million Mansion In Beverly Hills

A 22,000-square-foot French-style chateau on five acres in Beverly Hills has just been listed for $37.5 million.

How to make your 'dead' batteries last eight times longer

When you throw out your disposable AAs because your remote stopped working, they actually still had about 80% of their power remaining.<p>A new $2.50 battery sleeve called the Batteriser, coming to Amazon this fall, promises to extend the life of your batteries up to eight times longer by drawing out …

Clean Energy

12 Things Successful People Never Reveal About Themselves at Work

Guest Writer<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You can’t build a strong professional network if you don’t open up to your colleagues; but doing so is tricky, because revealing the wrong things can have a …

Success

Takata recall shock: Replacement airbags must be replaced

Takata, already at the center of the largest and most complex auto recall in history, says many of the cars already repaired will have to have a second airbag replacement.<p>In prepared testimony for a Congressional hearing later Tuesday, a Takata executive says many of the cars repaired so far have …

Break These 4 Resume Rules to Land a Job

Ditch the traditional resume.<p>America is back, baby!<p>With more and more U.S. cities raising their minimum wages, job applicants are more excited about …

Employment