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George Clooney's Rules for Living

No one does the fame thing like Clooney. He floats above it even as he uses it to embellish his influence. He understands his place in the pantheon even as he remains hidden from the inquisitive lens. He's the master.<p><b>You must love him.</b><p>For one thing, he's lovable, professionally so. For another, he …

Surreal Portraits from Oleg Oprisco | Colossal

<p>Kiev-based photographer Oleg Oprisco (previously) continues to amaze with his surreal style of conceptual photography that makes use of a muted …

Steve McQueen: the unseen photographs

A new collection of unpublished images of Steve McQueen by acclaimed photographer Barry Feinstein captures the public and private life of a true American icon<p>Barry Feinstein was the perfect photographer to shoot stills on the set of Steve McQueen’s classic movie Bullitt. As an artist, photographer, …

Get Busy: Pharrell’s Productivity Secrets

He’s the creative force behind two recent pop hits, a philanthropist, fashion designer, tech entrepreneur, and more. How Pharrell Williams does it all.<p>Pharrell Williams is on a <i>Gravity</i> high. “Whew! Whew!” he says. “Listen to me, it is crazy.” The 40-year-old musician, producer, and mini mogul is …

Virginia Beach

5 Must Reads For Entrepreneurs

Most MBA students want to become entrepreneurs, and some of them eventually do it. Yet, in order to run successful businesses, excellent skills are …

Mass Customization: Let Your Customers Have It Their Way

A Bain & Company survey suggests that there's potentially big value in offering customized products to your customers.<p>For all of McDonald's dominance of the fast food scene, Burger King had it right years ago with the slogan, "Have it your way." Custom products are becoming an increasingly …

Customer Experience

Building Charisma: 10 Tips To Move Like A Leader

If you ACT confident, then you will FEEL confident, which means you ARE confident!<p>Charisma is such a mysterious concept to most. It’s one of those …

Malcolm Gladwell: The Real Reason David Beats Goliath

In his latest book, Gladwell explores the nature of battle between underdogs and their giant competitors. Here, he explains what those lessons mean to entrepreneurs.<p>If you think you know the story of David and Goliath, think again.<p>In his new book, "David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art …

Business Strategy

12 Tips for Founders Who Hate to Delegate

As you grow, stop micromanaging and hire managers so you can focus on senior-level people and concerns.<p><i>Once your startup actually starts to grow, founders have to step away from day-to-day management.</i> <i>But knowing when (and how) to stop micromanaging is a tall order for some startup types. We asked a</i> …

Employment