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5 steps to becoming filthy rich before your 30th birthday

via Shutterstock<p>Ryan Blair is the New York Times bestselling author of Nothing to Lose, Everything to Gain and a multi-millionaire serial …

Business Strategy

Steven Spielberg and George Lucas predict ‘massive implosion’ in film industry

Movie theaters may be left behind for the living room<p>George Lucas and Steven Spielberg think the film industry is heading towards a cliff. The pair behind some of the most successful franchises in movie history think that conservative programming choices and rapidly evolving distribution schemes …

The First Firefox Phone Will Launch This Summer In 9 Countries

Why the slow rollout?<p>Speaking at AllThingsD's Dive Into Mobile conference today, Mozilla CEO Gary Kovacs said Firefox OS will be targeted at emerging markets at first. The first phone will launch around June.<p>But the US won't be left out. Sprint has already committed to launching a Firefox OS phone, …

Mobile

Why So Many People Resist Networking and Miss Out

Founder and Chief Visionary Officer of BNI<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every year, more evidence comes out on the success people have using networking to grow and promote their businesses. But I still see so many people who, for one reason or another, continue to …

Business Strategy

6 Actions of Great Managers

There are plenty of good business leaders out there, but what separates the good from the great? Consider these qualities when assessing your own leadership skills.<p>How would you measure yourself as a manager? There are plenty of good business leaders out there, but what separates the good from the …

Team Building

Are You Still a Great Leader?

How to tell if, just maybe, it's time for someone else to take over.<p>One of the challenges every leader faces is knowing when it is time to move on. This is relatively straightforward for leaders who fail, or leaders who aren't held in high esteem. They tend to get pushed out. They get hints. It is, …

Leadership

Leadership Tip: Hire the Quiet Neurotic, Not the Impressive Extrovert

Most leaders are attracted to the guy or woman who seems confident and outgoing, unafraid in any situation or facing any challenge. They expect an extrovert to infuse any team with energy, to push ahead on projects and to motivate colleagues to do their best work. Meantime they have low …

U.S. warns Japan over currency

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — The U.S. Treasury on Friday warned Japan not to actively weaken its currency as it again refrained from naming China a …

Cannes To Close 2013 Festival With Forest Whitaker-Orlando Bloom Thriller ‘Zulu’

Cannes To Close 2013 Festival With Forest Whitaker-Orlando Bloom Thriller 'Zulu'<p>A week ahead of the announcement of its official competition, the …

South Africa

42: A Conversation Between Odie Henderson and Steven Boone

<b>Odie Henderson:</b> Well, Mr. Boone, once again, we’re engaging in a Black Man Talk. After American Gangstas, Tyler Perry<i>, and</i> <i>Django Unchained</i><i>,</i><br>we’re now …

Cecil B. DeMille

KPMG partner's stock tips earned golf buddy $1m

US authorities have charged a former KPMG partner with insider dealing after he admitted giving his golfing buddy share tips in exchange for cash, …

MANAGEMENT CONSULTING CEO: Our Clients Want More Than Just MBAs

The industry looks for people who can combine analysis with presentation skills and management insight. While a degree from Harvard Business School goes a long way, it can't always compete with deep industry expertise.<p>Boston Consulting Group (BCG) CEO Rich Lesser tells the Wall Street Journal how …

Boston Consulting Group

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

TRADE Mexico and Canada: NAFTA’s other uneasy partners Subscriber content<p>Morning Business Briefing Outlook 2018, Part 2: Loonie (lame, so skip Florida), rates (pain, so pay down debts instead) Subscriber content<p>AI is music to recording industry's ears for recouping song royalties<p>California launches …

Germany will enter recession, says George Soros

As one of America's most successful investors warns the eurocrisis is far from over, we consider the investment case for Europe.<p>Investors can be forgiven for feeling jittery about the eurozone again, after George Soros, America's most successful investors suggested the economy in Germany could be …

Europe

23 Most Unfortunate Advertising Placements