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11-year-old entrepreneur ‘building’ empire

GLENVIEW, Ill. -- 11-year-old Parker Krex is likely the youngest company CEO around. He started Brick Loot a little over a year ago after this huge …

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Europe is 'close to stagnation'

"France and Germany hover close to stagnation," the economic research group Markit said this morning. UK manufacturing is only "slightly above the stagnation mark."<p>That's a scary thought — because if Europe was to fall back into recession it would be the worst possible scenario: a recession and …

The 9 Best Marketing And Sales Analytics - Every Manager Should Know About

Sales and marketing analytics are essential to unlocking commercially relevant insights, increasing revenue and profitability, and improving brand perception. With the help of the right analytics, you can uncover new markets, new audience niches, areas for future development and much more. Let’s …

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Mums 'seeking to apply to private school before they have even conceived', heads claim

Parents are also even ‘hot-housing’ their children from the age of three as they pay for pricey private tuition to help them achieve a strong academic success<p>Pushy mothers are attempting to apply for top private schools before they have even conceived, heads have said as educational experts claim …

The 16 most selective boarding schools in America

Business Insider recently published a list of the most elite boarding schools in America. The ranking was based on three metrics weighted equally: endowment, acceptance rate, and average SAT score. Here we've re-ranked the schools based solely on acceptance rate to determine which boarding schools …

7 Mistakes (Almost) Every First-Time Entrepreneur Will Make

The real reasons entrepreneurs fail aren't as obvious as you think.<p><i>David Henzel is the co-founder of MaxCDN, a content delivery network based in Los Angeles dedicated to helping startups scale. On his blog, he writes about what he has learned along the way.</i><p>As a new business owner, you're bound to …

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The entrepreneur who made millions putting kids to work

<b>When Mexican entrepreneur Xavier Lopez Ancona was a child he dreamed of becoming president. It's a dream you could say he's fulfilled.</b><p>As the founder and president of children's role-playing theme park Kidzania he runs mini cities around the world, which all share their own unique language, money …

25 Quotes From Bill Gates on How to Succeed

He was a mastermind of tech, but his comments about running a business are quite profound.<p>Bill Gates was a mastermind not just in terms of starting the most famous tech company of all time (with apologies to Apple and Google) but also for figuring out how to do business at such a grand scale. Here …

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Death of the 500 euro bill getting closer

The 500 euro bill could soon be kaput.<p>European Central Bank president Mario Draghi made strong statements Monday indicating he is seriously considering phasing out the 500 euro banknote because it's become so intertwined with criminal activity.<p>"There is a pervasive and increasing conviction in the …

Gravitational waves open 'a window on the universe,' scientists say

<b>(CNN) —</b> Einstein was right.<p>Just over 100 years after he published his general theory of relativity, scientists have found what Albert Einstein predicted as part of the theory: gravitational waves.<p>"We have detected gravitational waves. We did it," said David Reitze, executive director of LIGO, the …

8 Online Reputation Management Tips Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

There’s never been a more critical time in history to proactively manage the reputation of your brand. Endless amounts of information is at the fingertips of consumers, the economy has never been more transparent, and its never been easier for consumers to share their experiences with brands and …

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

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