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7 Tips From Entrepreneurs On How To Have A Fearless Career

But fears at work can be particularly debilitating. <i>What if I fail? What if I'm not good enough? What if the ground opens up and swallows my cubicle whole?</i><p>Letting fear get the best of you at your job can keep you from getting the recognition that you deserve—whether it hinders you from nabbing a …

Entrepreneurship

Seven Customer Service Lessons I Learned In One Day With Richard Branson

It’s rare to find a leader who elevates the experience for employees and customers to such a degree that other brands benchmark against his or her company. I recently had a unique opportunity to spend a day with one such leader, an entrepreneur and billionaire who has built a brand considered the …

BP’s giant underwater project breaks records and budget

A massive BP oil development off the coast of Angola has come in $4bn (£2.6bn) over budget after being delayed by a year.<p>The PSVM project, more than 100 miles offshore, was originally slated to start producing oil in late 2011 and to cost about $10bn. Instead, it began production in December last …

BP gathers rich rewards in Angola

More than 100 miles off the coast of Angola, a floating archipelago of industrial steel punctuates the vast blue stretch of Atlantic below the helicopter.<p>It has taken 45 minutes, from Soyo at the mouth of the Congo river, to reach this point in the open ocean. Here, in the natural dominion of …

The Most Profitable Businesses to Start

(An updated list of the most profitable industries is available here, and a more recent list of new-business ideas is here.)<p>One of the first questions to ask before starting a business is, “Can I make money in this industry?”<p>While that may seem obvious, some people confuse sales growth with …

Mark Zuckerberg Joins The $1 Salary Club

But he's not exactly taking a vow of poverty. When Facebook went public last year, Zuckerberg exercised 60 million stock options, then worth nearly $2.3 billion, buying those shares for next to nothing. (He sold half of the stock to cover his tax bill.) And he's still sitting on another 60 million …

Silicon Valley
Renewable Energy

Durable Goods Orders See Biggest Decline Since August 2012 As Weak Aircraft Production Pulls Indicator Down 5.7%

The surprisingly weak U.S. durable goods report for March signals that business investment growth is slowing and that the April durable goods report …

Economy

Nutrisystem Joins Forces With Walmart in Retail Push

Diet program Nutrisystem, which has long relied on home delivery, is taking a major step to grow its retail presence with a new Walmart …

Advisers shun low-cost investment trusts

Not all financial advisers have IT systems offering investors access to full range of options.<p>Customers of financial advisers may be steered away from some of the cheapest investment funds because the advisers' trading systems can't handle them, experts have warned.<p>Fund charges, which can make a …

5 Things Leaders Are Thinking, But Not Talking About

It amazes me just how many leaders don’t act like leaders. They define themselves more by their job title and job description, rather than the required courage, resiliency and determination to continually renew and reinvent themselves – while at the same time having their team’s best interests at …

Men's Fashion for 2013

3D Ear Scanning: Is a Customized Earbud Revolution on the Horizon?

Most of us are losing our hearing for some reason or another, either to poorly distributed sound from cheap earbuds or old age. Millennials seem to …

3D Printing

The goods keeping inflation stubbornly high - Telegraph

The Best 3D Printed Jewelry

We’ve all seen 3D printing take the design world by storm in recent years and in the case of jewelry design, it’s most definitely been a game …

3D Printing

Debt And The Modern Parent Of College Kids

It's college touring season, and many parents are on the road with their teenagers, driving from school to school and thinking about the college application — and financial aid — process that looms ahead.<p>Many baby boomers have already been through this stage with their kids, but because the …

7 Essential Fruits & Vegetables for Beautiful Skin

Ever wondered if you could eat your way to beautiful skin?<p>I’ve worked in skin care and cosmetics for enough years to see many products go through the …

China

New York fast-food industry employees plan strike against low wages

Hundreds of fast food industry workers in New York were due to go on strike on Thursday in the largest such action to ever hit the notoriously …

Chengdu Mini-MBA Courses: Rich Chinese Parents Spend $10K To Send 7-Year-Old Children To Business School For Kids [VIDEO]

China has seen exponential growth in the number of its billionaires. According to the 2013 Hurun Report, a fifth of the world’s billionaires are from …

There's A Fundamental Shift Going On In The US Labor Market

Economists expect the report to show that U.S. companies added 199k new jobs during the month.<p>Wells Fargo economist John Silvia expects the number to beat expectations and come in at 221k, bringing the unemployment rate down to 7.6 percent.<p>"We expect payroll growth to continue and anticipate …

Labor Economics

Five Critical Team Members For Business Success

You know your customers. You have a killer product to sell. The business plan is set, strategy thoughtfully documented and funds are in place. You’re ready to go to market or even poised for explosive growth. But, are you surrounded by the best possible teammates to make the dream a reality?<p>In my …

The Next 10 Tech Markets That Will Be Worth $1 Billion Or More

And sometimes it takes years — like with the dumb phones that grew like mold from the mid-1990s through the late 2000s.<p>And now, for example, the prevalence of smart mobile devices has spurred the mobile app industry, an entirely new piece of infrastructure which supports thousands of companies and …

Artificial Intelligence

Google starts notifying the first “winners” of the right to buy Google Glass for $1,500

Google has begun alerting the “winners” of its #ifihadglass contest (that’s “If I had Glass,” as a hashtag) that they will soon have the privilege of forking over $1,500 for a gadget that, by Google’s own admission, will by 2014 retail to the public for much less than that. But that’s the price of …

Google Glass