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Cryptocurrencies have crashed 20% in two days

The cryptocurrency correction may have started.<p>After months of unprecedented appreciation, almost every digital currency is seeing double digit losses over the last 48 hours. While a quick glance at the chart above or at coinmarketcap.com shows how bad things have been, you can get a sense of where …

Paris Hilton is supporting an ICO backed by a man who was convicted of domestic violence

Paris Hilton is getting in on the ICO hype.<p>Initial Coin Offerings, or ICOs, are the hottest new fundraising tool in tech right now. Using blockchain technology, they allow startups to bypass traditional financiers like venture capital and raise money directly from anyone.<p>They're an unregulated Wild …

Cryptocurrency

Here's why China's crypto crackdown is 'bigger than most people think'

However, other watchers of the space say the government is not looking to crackdown on digital currencies like bitcoin and ethereum.<p>The People's Bank of China (PBoC) on Monday outlawed ICOs, a method of raising money by issuing new digital currencies. The trend has become hugely popular, with over …

Cryptocurrency

The best back exercises to do at home without weights

In the video above, personal trainer and founder of That Girl London, Christina Howells, runs through a series of quick exercises aimed at working your back and strengthening the surrounding muscles.<p>Each exercise has a variation for beginners and a more advanced version, with this episode …

Health

How to Get Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable, According to a Green Beret

7 steps to acclimate yourself to extreme situations so you can excel at every level.<p>I've been an entrepreneur for seven years. Midway through the fourth year, things were coming to a head. I wasn't getting enough sleep. I wasn't exercising, and I wasn't keeping my mind clear with meditation.<p>In the …

Self-help

The Best Movies To Watch While Traveling on a Plane

Corbyn: No Brexit without access to the single market

Jeremy Corbyn told the Sunday Mirror he would also demand the continued protection of workers' rights, guarantees on safeguards for consumers and the environment and pledges that Britain would make up any shortfall in EU capital investment after Britain leaves the EU as Labour's "Brexit bottom …

United Kingdom

The Most Important Leadership Attribute? New Study Has Clear Answer

<i>“Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.” -Dr Albert Schweitzer</i><p>It’s one of those classic, timeless management questions: What are the attributes of a good leader?<p>This subject was explored last month in a leadership survey from Robert Half examining the perceptions …

Leadership

The 4 Types of Meditation for Beginners: Which Is Right for You?

Choosing the right type of practice makes getting started with meditation easier.<p>In our always-on world, meditation is frequently touted as the solution to nearly all that ails us, from a lack of focus to a sense of being overwhelmed. And better yet, experts claim getting started is neither time …

Meditation

What to Do When Your Peer Becomes Your Boss

Your colleague just got a promotion. Now, instead of being your peer, she’s your boss. Does your relationship need to change? Should you act differently, or expect her to treat you differently? In other words, how do you manage up to someone who’s just jumped a level above you and who might’ve been …

James Altucher reveals 3 habits holding you back from becoming a millionaire

On the Quora thread "What are the biggest obstacles to becoming a millionaire?" author, blogger, and podcaster James Altucher shared some of the habits he's encountered that hold people back from becoming millionaires, both in his own life and in the lives of the millionaires he's met and …

Self-improvement

5 Habits of Insanely Successful Leaders (They're the Opposite of What You Think)

It's no wonder so few leaders practice these principles--they're so often misunderstood.<p>If you've been following my column for a while, you've noticed humility is one of my favorite leadership traits to write about.<p>But because this word has different effects on different people, it's often …

6 memorable leadership lessons from the financial giant J.P. Morgan

Today, John Pierpont Morgan is remembered as one of the greatest bankers in American history. In his time, he was called the "Jupiter of Wall Street."<p>He was born into the Morgan banking dynasty in 1837. Throughout the Progressive Era, he dominated the corporate world. Morgan founded the banking …

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13 Signs You’re a Good—Or Bad—Boss

Chances are you’ve had a boss that made you excited to come to work every morning. Chances are you’ve also had a boss that made you dread the day ahead. But when you’re the big cheese, it’s harder to know which kind you are. Give your own performance a review today, Boss’s Day, with these expert …

5 Signs You're Going to Fail as a Leader

Avoid these common management mistakes and watch your company morale soar.<p>The best leaders I have witnessed over the years are committed to understanding how to meet the needs of employees from every generation. Have you noticed how drastically different a Millennial needs to be led versus, say, a …

Inside the Bill Gates-backed startup on a mission to reinvent meat

The world's population could reach nine billion people by 2050.<p>The bad news for carnivores: There aren't enough resources on the planet to support sustainable animal agriculture at that scale. Raising chickens, pigs, and cattle already takes up 30% of the Earth's surface.<p>A number of companies are …

Redwood City

China is now buying more companies than the US

China has overtaken the US in outbound mergers and acquisitions for the first time, underscoring a global buying spree driven by the Chinese economy's growth over three decades and Beijing's programme to encourage companies to buy assets and technology from abroad.<p>In the first nine months of the …

China

Why C-Suite Execs Should Let Millennials Be Their Mentors

For one thing, they just surged past Gen X in the workplace.<p><i>By Liz Valentine, CEO, Swift (a POSSIBLE agency)</i><p>In recent years, millennials in the workplace have often been painted as either problems or punch lines. It's not uncommon to see a piece about how to effectively manage millennials despite …

20 Things You Need to Know About Sleep

Sleep is that golden chain that binds health, wealth and success together.<p>Sleep makes us feel better. We feel more alert, more energetic, happier, and better able to function following a good night of sleep.<p>But the fact that sleep makes us feel better and that going without sleep makes us feel …

Self-improvement

Three Reasons You Can No Longer Ignore the Mindfulness Trend

What was once optional has emerged as a unique solution to the demands of the modern workplace.<p>Everyone from Fortune 500 executives to Silicon Valley entrepreneurs are talking about mindfulness. Mindfulness is the awareness that arises when you pay attention to the present moment, on purpose, and …

Scarlett Johansson's popcorn shop - and 7 other Hollywood stars with surprising sidelines

Lots of people dream of becoming a mega-rich Hollywood star – but even top actors sometimes supplement their income by turning their talents to other, potentially more lucrative activities (bizarrely, none of them have yet tried pursuing a side career in journalism).<p>The latest superstar to try out …

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25 Dumb Mistakes That Very Smart Bosses Make

Very smart leaders make very dumb mistakes all the time. Maybe it's time to stop.<p>As a leadership coach and business consultant, I spend a lot of time thinking about people's mistakes. And over the years I've learned that even the smartest people have errors in judgment, blind spots, and habits that …

Leadership

25 films set for a reboot or remake

From Splash to Bill & Ted, here's The Telegraph's regularly updated list of the Hollywood reboots and remakes slated for production.<p><b>1. Splash (1984</b><b>)</b><p><b>Director:</b> Andrew Fleming <b><br>Starring:</b> Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah<p><b>THE REMAKE</b><p><b>Director:</b> Ron Howard and Brian Grazer <b><br>Starring:</b> Channing Tatum and Jillian Bell <br>In …

'There’s no such thing as the Irish internet’: Stripe on its ambition to beat Paypal

Few 25-year-olds from Limerick can claim to be pals with Elon Musk, the enigmatic Tesla founder, or to have raised almost $300m in venture capital. But John Collison, co-founder of payments start-up Stripe, has paid the price for his early success. “I’ve already gone grey,” he says, pointing at his …

FinTech

Tips for flawless skin

While we set about enhancing every other feature of our faces, when it comes to skin our want is, in the main, to simply perfect it. Discoloration under the eyes, around the nose and on the chin? Nope, we don’t want that. Redness on the cheeks and nose? Not on our wishlist either. You get the idea; …

Skin Care

The best free online business courses starting in June

Memorial Day marks the unofficial kickoff to summer. In business, that means summer hours or "working" from home on Fridays. For some, June is a time to catch their breath.<p>Since the holidays, they've been criss-crossing the country, living out of Drury Inns with 11 p.m. conference calls and 5 a.m. …

Nonprofits

Pump Up Your Pecs With 3 Moves | Men's Health

This workout is guaranteed to make your pecs pop. That’s because it hits your chest muscles from three different angles, using a classic training technique called drop sets.<p>“The muscle pump is INSANE,” says Gaddour. For a complete chest routine, do five “triple sets.”<p><b>HOW TO DO IT</b> Do as many reps of …

17 Books To Read If You Want To Become A Billionaire

Success is magnetic. As a species, we’re constantly studying how it happens, why it happens, who has achieved it for themselves, and how we can …

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