Sam Obhrai

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Five Accessories Every Gentleman Should Own

Men, listen up. Style matters.<p>Yes, everyone knows that the contents of our character are the most important things we can develop. We define who we …

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3 Steps To Pursuing Your Ideal Career

There’s often a gap between identifying what you naturally gravitate toward and gain energy from and how that translates into your full-time work. Take a deep breath and dive in with these three steps that’ll start closing it.<p>Someone recently told me that the time he spent unemployed was the best …

How Failure Is One Of The Most Important Factors In Success

“Failure is a fascinating thing. People want to avoid it. Yet if you ask, of course it’s the best teacher you could ever have.” That’s what Randall Kempner, the executive director of the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs says about getting things wrong. He’s just one of the social …

The Amazingly Simple Invention That Stops Fruit And Veggies From Going Bad

The drawer of the refrigerator – where most bags of salad, blueberries and raspberries go to die. I learned a nifty trick recently – putting cilantro in a cup of water makes it last ages. Kavita Shukla, a Harvard-graduate-turned-entrepreneur, came up with something much more clever. Sheets of paper …

10 Ways To Lose Your Best Employees

Want to hold tight to your talent? Don’t do these things!<p>In the course of writing <i>The Talent Mandate,</i> I spoke with a prominent business school professor who told me that no corporate function lags behind today so dramatically as talent. He sees improvements and innovations in every area except in …

5 Common Mistakes That Will Ensure Your Resume Gets Tossed

Here’s a prediction: If your résumé feels boring, stilted, and borrowed, no one’s going to want to hire you.<p>Recruiters look at a résumé for six seconds. So how do you stand out from the crowd, aside from awesome design?<p>By avoiding threadbare phrases like “stand out from the crowd,” as David Mielach …

Rooney wonder goal sets United up for another victory

LONDON (Reuters) - Wayne Rooney scored twice, the first an astonishing 58-metre volleyed contender for Goal of the Season, as Manchester United won their second game in four days by brushing aside West Ham United 2-0 at Upton Park on Saturday.<p>Manchester United's Wayne Rooney celebrates after …

West Ham 0-2 Manchester United: Wayne Rooney Genius Inspires Reds

Eric Cantona tried it in 1993, but saw his effort cannon off Dimitri Kharine's crossbar at Stamford Bridge. Wayne Rooney, with the captain's armband …

Deal With Getty Images Means Quality EyeEm Photos Make Cash For Their Owners

EyeEm, the Berlin-based startup which focuses on high-quality photo sharing, has signed a partnership with Getty Images to license EyeEm images across its platforms, including on iStock by Getty Images and a bespoke collection where they are royalty-free and rights-managed. The EyeEm collection …

DJ Avicii’s Astounding $15.5 Million Property in Hollywood Hills

When you’re a celebrity, the world stands at your feet. And if you work hard and fight for your dreams, you will eventually succeed in getting what …

Anti-austerity protest turns violent in Spanish capital

MADRID (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of Spaniards rallied in Madrid on Saturday against poverty and EU-imposed austerity in a largely peaceful protest later marred by violent clashes in which police fired rubber bullets.<p>Anti-austerity protesters take part in a demonstration which organisers …

NATO commander warns of Russian threat to separatist Moldova region

BRUSSELS/FEODOSIA, Ukraine (Reuters) - NATO’s top military commander said on Sunday Russia had built up a “very sizeable” force on its border with Ukraine and Moscow may have a region in another ex-Soviet republic, Moldova, in its sights after annexing Crimea.<p>Russia was acting more like an …

Search area for Malaysian airliner widened after French satellite images

PERTH/KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The search area for a missing Malaysian jetliner in remote seas off Australia was widened on Monday after French satellite images revealed potential “floating debris” several hundred kilometres north of pictures previously captured by U.S. and Chinese …