Sahil Mahajan

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Holding yourself accountable: The hard way

According to a study from the University of Scranton, 92 percent of people fail at setting goals. If you’re reading this, there’s a big chance you have fallen short on at least some goals you’ve set.<p>Why? Think back to a time when you had a plan that you were excited to start and then… you …

PM lays roadmap for economy in Niti Aayog meet

In a meeting with top economists, government officials and Niti Aayog members, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday reiterated his views on …

Stephen Hawking Gives Human Race A Deadline For Species Survival

There are more than 4,600 candidates planets with potential for human colonization, according to NASA.<p>Stephen Hawking has already listed …

Which of these three types of business should you start?

Entrepreneurship is sexy right now. The lure of quitting the 9-5 and being in charge of your own destiny is strong.<p>The quote from Tony Gaskins "If you don't build your dream someone else will" is doing the rounds and we are almost made to feel boring if we aren't starting our own business.<p>If you've …

Small Business

How to Get Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable (According to a Green Beret)

7 steps to acclimate yourself to extreme situations so you can excel at every level.<p>I've been an entrepreneur for seven years. Midway through the fourth year, things were coming to a head. I wasn't getting enough sleep. I wasn't exercising, and I wasn't keeping my mind clear with meditation.<p>In the …

Self-help

MIT’s New Accelerator Will Support Entrepreneurs Building Social Impact Tech

A new Boston-area accelerator called The Engine, launched by MIT, aims to solve this problem, supporting entrepreneurs working on the most …

Startups

The secret to the Seahawks' success? This book.

The secret to the Seattle Seahawks' recent success in the National Football League? In addition to hours of grueling practice and a legendary coach, …

Seattle Seahawks

How Entrepreneurs Like Elon Musk and Reed Hastings Become Global CEOs

Excellent leaders are rare, and some of the very rarest and best are of a specific type: entrepreneurs who start a successful company (a tiny …

The Beginning of the Battle for Mosul

Thousands of Iraqi and Kurdish troops, supported by the United States, France, and Britain, are now in the early stages of a massive operation to retake the Iraq's second largest city of Mosul from ISIS militants. Advancing on multiple fronts, the Iraqi assault has so far recaptured numerous …

Five Self Help Books That Changed My Life

I've never been much for self-help books.<p>As a general rule, I don't read a lot of non-fiction. And for a long time I think I was a bit of a snob where self-help books were concerned, thinking they were somehow low brow.<p>I was wrong. In the past few months, I've had occasion to read a couple of …

Books

For three hours, Uber let riders pitch their startup to a VC in an Uber Pool — here's what it was like

Called Pool Pitch, the option was available on October 13 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Users could hail a ride with an investor from New York firms like First Round Capital, Lerer Hippeau Ventures, Brooklyn Bridge Capital, and Primary Venture Partners, anywhere in New York's five boroughs.<p>The people with …

Princeton University