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Mesut Ozil admits Arsenal have 'screwed up' their Premier League title challenge

Mesut Ozil has admitted that Arsenal will have “screwed up” the Premier League title race if they fail to overhaul Tottenham Hotspur and leaders Leicester City, and warned the Gunners cannot afford another summer of inactivity in the transfer market.<p>Third-placed Arsenal are 11 points behind …

Ten best plank variations to keep your core strong

Want to tone your abs but bored with the static, orthodox plank position? Personal fitness trainer Scott Laidler explains the ten more exciting options that can help you change up your workout<p>The plank exercise is a staple core exercise that works everything from your abdominals, lower back, …

Workouts

This should be your first investment

Today's young adults face huge financial obstacles, with huge amounts of student loan debt, difficulties in getting good jobs, and overall lack of confidence about their future.<p>The last thing most young people are prepared to do is to start thinking about laying the groundwork for accumulating …

Retirement

Revealed: The psychology of the successful entrepreneur

Conducted by The Centre for Enterprise at Manchester Metropolitan University on behalf of the Business Growth Service the research offers insight in …

How Many Of The World's Richest Billionaires Are Still Entrepreneurs?

On Monday morning, Forbes released our annual accounting of the world’s richest people, all 1,826 billionaires with more than $7 trillion among them.<p>Most (1,191) of the world’s billionaires reached this financial peak as self-made entrepreneurs, rather than inheritors. But how many of the richest …

Entrepreneurship

Dropbox and Vodafone Team Up to Offer Customers 25GB

Vodafone customers will be getting some free cloud storage staring next month.<p>The carrier and Dropbox announced today that customers will receive 25GB of free storage on the cloud-storage service for one year. The storage will be used by Vodafone’s Backup+ mobile feature. The offer will be …

Customers

Samsung announces new Gear VR headset with Galaxy S6, S6 Edge compatibility

Samsung has just announced that its releasing a new version of its virtual reality headset, the Gear VR, with Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge compatibility. Much like the first edition Gear VR, which is only compatible with the Galaxy Note 4, this new headset is still considered an “Innovator …

Virtual Reality

Elon Musk's Hyperloop is getting its first working test track

Now the concept is to get its first working test track.<p>A full-scale version of the Hyperloop concept is to be built in central California next year, using magnets and fans to push passenger pods through five miles of depressurised tubes at speeds of up to 200 mph.<p>This model will be slower and …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Britain to clamp down on abuse of zero-hour worker contracts | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is to ban employers from using contracts that stop employees from taking jobs elsewhere but do not provide a guarantee of work or income, Business Secretary Vince Cable said on Wednesday.<p>Britain's Business Secretary Vince Cable leaves Portcullis House, in central London, …

Cloud business may be more efficient but is it greener?

<b>Cloud-based computing can help businesses reduce their operating costs and carbon footprints, providers claim.</b><p>Special Report: The Technology of BusinessCar tech driving a greener futureEnergy-saving technologies cut costsGreener freight driving global tradeCan tech offer a sustainable future?Slow …

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 …

After WhatsApp: An Insider’s View On What’s Next In Messaging

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Ted Livingston is the Founder and CEO of Kik, a mobile-first company with over 120 million registered users all over the world. Ted started working in mobile in 2007, while he was still studying at the University of Waterloo.</i><p>I was driving to a meeting in San Francisco when I got the …

New York’s Train Derailment is a Reminder of the Importance of Sleep Health Policy

It will take months for the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) to examine all the evidence from Sunday’s fatal derailment on New York Metro North line in order to determine its cause. In the meantime, however, the press conferences, the media coverage, the statements by work colleagues and …

The Six Enemies of Greatness (and Happiness)

<b>The Six Enemies of Greatness (and Happiness)</b> <br>These six factors can erode the grandest of plans and the noblest of intentions. They can turn visionaries into paper-pushers and wide-eyed dreamers into shivering, weeping balls of regret. Beware!<p><b>1)</b> <b>Availability</b><p>We often settle for what’s available, and …

Your Weekend Has 60 Hours–Here’s How To Wring The Most Out Of Them

Do your weekends fly by too fast? Craft weekends that are memorable, relaxing, and productive with these 10 tips from productivity expert Laura Vanderkam.<p>Weekends always seem to go quickly, but they’re longer than we think. There are 60 hours between that 6 p.m. Friday beer and that 6 a.m. Monday …

Why Productive People Take Better Notes

If you can’t recall what you had for lunch, why do you think you’ll remember what your mentor just said?<p>In a recent blog post, entrepreneur-author Ben Casnocha relayed this reality check: that as Mark Zuckerberg was sharing lessons from Facebook’s rise to a room full of hard-hustling Silicon Valley …

6 Secrets Of Super Productive To-Do Lists

While it may appear simple, the to-do list is a many-splendored thing. Here are half a dozen ways to make yours splendid.<p>Just as there’s a difference between typing and writing, convulsing and dancing, and noshing and tasting, there’s a difference between emailing yourself about every project …