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Congress scolds Mylan CEO for trying to get 'filthy rich' off EpiPens

Heather Bresch tells House committee the company should have ‘better anticipated’ severity of price hikes and says generic version will be sold soon<p>US politicians have accused the boss of drug company Mylan of attempting to get “filthy rich” by “jacking up” the price of life-saving allergy …

Martin Shkreli

Barclays, HSBC, Royal Bank of Scotland 'at risk of further penalties'

Investigations into financial crisis conduct show ‘no signs of abating’, warns Moody’s<p>Major banks have now set aside $219bn (£144bn) to pay fines and legal costs since the financial crisis.<p>Ratings agency Moody’s, which calculated the vast provisions, ranked Barclays, HSBC and Royal Bank of Scotland …

Investing

Who wants to be an intrapreneur? Seven must-have traits

Intrapreneurs, entrepreneurial spirits who prefer to work for an employer, should be open to risk and masters of persuasion<p>Intrapreneurs are entrepreneurial spirits who prefer to play an active role in helping their employer to innovate and grow rather than run the risks associated with starting …

Entrepreneurship

5 Regrets of a Failed Entrepreneur

Everybody makes mistakes but don't make the same mistakes as everybody.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ninety percent of start-ups fail, some for reasons which were completely avoidable, others because of a lack of confidence, preparation or understanding of …

Entrepreneurship

10 Places You Need to See the Sunset Before You Die

As displays of the earth’s awesome natural beauty go, sunsets are up there with the greatest things ever – right next to rainbows. They happen in …

6 Little-Known Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>The world of entrepreneurship is surprising. Once you enter it, you either love it or hate it. …

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.

This young director is helping one of the world's biggest media agencies to engage with startups

Hannah Blake, a 26-year-old open innovation director at WPP-owned MEC UK, will head up the new "MEC Tonic" group, the company announced on its website this week.<p>MEC Tonic will aim to pair up brands like B&Q, Danone, Compare the Market and Renault, with adtech (advertising technology) and media tech …

Dear Canadian entrepreneurs: Silicon Valley wants you to stay home

Silicon Valley entrepreneurs have a message for Canadian entrepreneurs: Stay home.<p>That doesn't mean you can't visit the land of digital milk and honey – you should visit. As often as possible, in fact.<p>"There's no substitute for Silicon Valley. It's just a very unique place on the planet," says …

Mobile information superhighway super expensive in US compared to Europe

If you live in France, you can pay as little as 20 euros ($21.50) per month for a monthly package featuring 50 gigabytes of data, unlimited domestic and international calls to over 100 countries and unlimited text messages.<p>In the United States, that much data could cost you $390 per month from one …

Rolls-Royce and BAE to cut jobs as march of the makers stumbles again

Chancellor’s hopes of manufacturing revival dented as Rolls says 2,000 employees at risk<p>George Osborne’s march of the makers has stumbled after two of Britain’s largest manufacturers announced hundreds of job losses and a downturn in their performance.<p>Shares in Rolls-Royce lost a fifth of their …

BAE Systems

Google’s robot group struggles to fill leadership vacuum as it shoots for ambitious launch before 2020

The state of those efforts is now in flux, and the group is in a difficult position as it tries to meet a goal of creating consumer robot technology by 2020.<p>Called "Replicant" internally, the initiative is a collection of roughly ten acquired companies that insiders admit have little in common, …

101 startup tools to make your idea a reality

If you want to start a startup there are a couple of things you need to have, at a minimum you need:<p>A killer idea.<br>• The drive to “get sh*t done”.<br>• The right tools and resources to give you the best chance of success.<p>We might not be able to help you with the first two, but the third we have in spades. …

The CEO of Africa’s largest mobile operator has stepped down after a record-breaking fine

MTN, Africa’s largest mobile operator, announced today (Nov. 9) that CEO Sifiso Dabengwa has resigned with immediate effect. Dabengwa’s resignation comes after Nigerian authorities fined the Johannesburg-based company $5.2 billion for flouting the country’s SIM registration laws.<p>“Due to the most …

Emerging Markets

No One Told You the Book List for Improving Leadership Skills? I Will

Is your house full of clutter?<p>Are you looking for some help to finally get things under control?<p>Decluttering is the act of removing clutter, or all …

Minimalism

Young & Entrepreneurial: How This Student Entrepreneur Started 4 Businesses & Partnered with the FIFA World Cup

<i>This article is part of the Young & Entrepreneurial series that features young startup founders and entrepreneurs. You can see past features here. To stay up to date with future posts, sign-up here.</i><p>Named one of TIME Magazine's Top 25 International Leaders of Tomorrow (TOMORROW 25) and one of the …

"Big Bang Theory" Designer Lisa Clark Combines Art with Entrepreneurship

On some level, Lisa Clark has always known she was a designer. But her path was a bit more unconventional than most.<p>Clark, who now designs clothing …

Small Business

Money Secrets From Tony Robbins

With a net worth of $480 million, clearly the self-help coach is doing something right.<p>Tony Robbins is a magnetic life coach who has used his unique …

Self-improvement

Volkswagen Sinks Deeper Into The Mire

Since the emissions scandal broke in September 2015, Volkswagen (VW) has delivered three things: a third-quarter loss, a new CEO and an investigation into the “rogue coders” who supposedly fitted cheat software on up to 11m vehicles worldwide. None of these are satisfactory.<p>The third-quarter loss …

Volkswagen