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18 things every modern gentleman should have in his closet

But do you have the right pieces? The essentials? The pieces no wardrobe should be without?<p>It's probably time to take stock of your wardrobe to make sure.<p>Don't get caught in the rain without a raincoat (literally).

New Balance

This Entrepreneur Built A $5 Million Mobile VAS Company In Kenya

Dennis Makori, a 35 year-old Kenyan, is a co-founder and CEO of Onfon Media, a $5 million (annual revenues) value-added telecommunication service provider.<p>Onfon Media’s product portfolio includes everything from basic messaging applications like bulk SMS and short codes to include caller ring-back …

Entrepreneurship

DRIVEN: Peugeot 308 - old name, newfound vigour

How impressive a product or otherwise depends on the expectations of the user, which is influenced by past experiences and shaped by a benchmark …

RANKED: The best smartphones in the world

The two newest flagship Android phones, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and HTC One M9 go on sale April 10. If you're in the market for a new phone, this is a good month to buy.<p><i>We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design, software and</i> …

Galaxy Note

Here's how much Steve Jobs used to obsess over presentations

The hype for every new gadget begins at one of Apple's famed launch events. Former Apple CEO Steve Jobs used to charismatically lead these keynotes, captivating audiences with his easy charm and flair for drama.<p>But Apple's blockbuster presentations were no happy accident. Jobs used to obsess over …

America's crude oil export ban does more harm than good

Now it is in the news again. It keeps American crude, measured by the West Texas Intermediate benchmark, around $10 below the world price (see chart).<p>Cash-strapped oilmen would like to sell their product abroad — just like any other industry — and are lobbying to lift the ban. A study by IHS, a …

These are the top-performing S&P 500 stocks of 2015

The S&P 500 SPX, -0.71% has risen only 0.1% this year, held back by weak corporate earnings.<p>The benchmark index rose 11% last year and 30% in 2013, …

HTC One M9 Review – Gambling on Quality

What does it take to create a smartphone design classic? For the HTC One M9, the answer is relentless refinement, improving what worked in its …

16 Entrepreneurial Books Successful CEOs Swear By

Browse through the business section at your local bookstore or favorite e-commerce site, and you’re sure to become inundated with a variety of …

Entrepreneurship

The Coming Financial Bubble: Why It May Be The Worst Of All - Part I

<b>Intro</b><br>Asset bubbles have become a regular occurrence in modern history. From the first recorded bubble to the most recent, these destructive forces always leave a trail of misery in their wake. Is another bubble forming? I believe it is and will fully explain why in the next two articles. In this …

The 7 Toughest Startup Lessons You Don't Want to Learn the Hard Way

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I started my first business at 19 years old and thought I knew it all. The business quickly grew to $500,000 in gross revenue with five employees in three states. Business was good, but because I didn’t learn how to manage my business, …

12 Things Successful People Do in the First Hour of the Workday

The first hour of the workday is critical, since it can impact your productivity level and mindset for the rest of the day.<p>"Successful people understand the importance of having control over their mornings, and know how to use that time wisely," says Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and …

Time Management

Can Malaysia Airlines survive? - CNN Video

Malaysia Airlines was struggling before two major disasters deepened the crisis for the carrier. Will Ripley reports.Malaysia Airlines was struggling before two major disasters deepened the crisis for the carrier. Will Ripley reports.