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7 Tips To Stay Motivated While Working From Home

It's a question a growing number of Americans are asking themselves as more shift to working from home. Gone are the traditional distractions of noisy coworkers, hovering bosses, and general office hubbub. The newest workday interruptions include the family dog, small children, and your own short …

Productivity

Are You A Control-Freak Boss? Time To Delegate

As successful employees transition into managerial and leadership roles, they often have trouble relinquishing the small tasks and busy work that used to pile up on their desks, writes executive coach Judith Sherven in a recent LinkedIn post. For some people, busy work becomes an ingrained habit. …

Employment

The 50 Most Innovative People Of 2013

_<p>The <i>faster things change, the tougher it is to stay on top.</i><p><i>In this year's rankings, 50 leading innovators shake the foundations of their industries, while 25 members of the power elite demonstrate why they're not going anywhere soon.</i><p>AGE: 49<p>LAST YEAR'S RANKING: 3<p>STAGE OF GLOBAL CONQUEST: In a …

Peter Thiel

Bank reform plans could open up text message payments

The Government has unveiled plans to radically reform the UK’s bank payment system.<p>The Government has outlined plans to reform the UK’s bank payment system, which could lead to people being able pay their friends by text message.<p>Sajid Javid, the new Financial Secretary to the Treasury, announced …

Volkswagen CrossBlue Concept

VW's idea of the family truckster.<p>It’s easy to convince yourself that the American market plays second fiddle to Europe in the eyes of Volkswagen. Compared with their European counterparts, our current Jetta was decontented at launch, and the forthcoming 2015 GTI will be slightly down on power, to …

Off-roading

2014 Audi RS7

The Audi A7 in its most awesome form.<p>Yes, it’s real. The engineers at Quattro in Neckarsulm, Germany, have slotted a ridiculously powerful, twin-turbocharged V-8 into the Audi A7 and birthed nothing less than a five-door supercar. That model, the RS7, will bully its way onto American shores later …

Bentley Continental GT3 Race Car Debuts at 2013 Goodwood Festival

Last year’s Paris auto show saw Bentley present its idea for what the Continental GT could look like as a GT3-class race car. But at the time, Bentley’s sweet race-car preview lacked a final engine spec and a specific plan for getting the car into racers’ hands. Now, at the 2013 Goodwood Festival …

Bentley Motors

The Big Test: 2013/2014 Luxury Sport Sedans

Audi S4 vs. BMW 335i xDrive vs. Cadillac ATS4 3.6 vs. Lexus IS 350 AWD vs. Volvo S60 T6<p>Go ahead. Rank your children in order from worst to best. I’ll wait. Not easy, is it? Yet that’s the task we’ve been given for this month’s Big Test. Small sport sedans are to automotive journalists what …

Numb

End of the line for BMW’s mighty M3 Coupe

Since its auspicious 1985 debut, the BMW M3 Coupe has earned a degree of reverence that few sporting cars can claim.<p>And now, after four endlessly lauded generations, this famous moniker is history.<p>On 5 July, the final M3 Coupe, resplendent in fiery orange paint, rolled down the production line at …

BMW

2013 Ford Fusion 1.6L EcoBoost Automatic

Movie-star looks, athletic chassis, pedestrian powertrain.<p>TESTED<p>It’s no secret that the latest Fusion is the most competitive mid-size sedan from Ford in a long time, and of the many variants on offer, the combination of the 1.6-liter EcoBoost (that’s “turbocharged and direct injected” in …

It might be a rather obvious publicity stunt, but this video from Land Rover doesn't half make the hairs stand up on the back of your neck. It's been produced to mark the Range Rover Sport's 'dynamic debut', which will take

It might be a rather obvious publicity stunt, but this video from Land Rover doesn't half make the hairs stand up on the back of your neck.<p>It's been …

The 2013 World's Most Innovative Companies | Fast Company

Pricing: Should all of your price tags end in a "9"?

The majority of consumers would suggest that the dominance of prices ending in “9” is some form of subtle psychology, where the price is set by a …

2014 Chevrolet Malibu

Never too young to go under the knife.<p>Chevrolet had high hopes when it introduced the redesigned 2013 Malibu at the 2011 New York auto show. On point for GM’s charge into the competitive mid-size sedan segment, the General was counting on the new bow-tie sedan to inflict some serious sales damage …

2014 Chevrolet Impala 2.5

Hot dogs, apple pie, and four cylinders.<p>Chevrolet hasn't built an Impala to warm up to for 20 years, unless, of course, you were a fan of the bruising 1994–96 Impala SS or a cop who loved a roomy squad car. In this latest example of how bankruptcy can occasionally be a good thing, Chevy has …

Steve Jobs

• <b>Author:</b> Walter Isaacson<p>Based on more than forty interviews with Steve Jobs conducted over two years - as well as interviews with more than a hundred family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and colleagues - this is the acclaimed, internationally bestselling biography of the ultimate icon …