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Want to invest in the drone industry? This ETF may your best shot

Is it a highflying investment or simply highflying? Now, Wall Street investors can determine for themselves.<p>A new exchange-traded fund offers …

The Race to Universal ‘One Click’ Shopping

Jack Ma’s idea of digital free trade would be a boon for consumers and smaller merchants.<p>The race is on to unite merchants and consumers around the world, allowing people in any country to transact with just one click. And while a range of firms such as Wal-Mart and eBay are in the game, as well as …

Jack Ma Is Opening His Wallet to Europe But Not to Europeans

Jack Ma will set a bag aside for you at your favorite Paris store or hail you a ride in Rome -- just as long as you’re not European.<p>China’s biggest …

Apple Plans iPhone for Japan With Tap-to-Pay for Subways

Apple Inc. is planning a new iPhone feature for Japan that will enable users to pay for mass-transit rides with their smartphones instead of physical …

Alibaba spin-off Alipay made a big investment in a Singapore startup, and no one noticed

Ant Financial was most likely part of M-Daq’s huge US$87 million series C round, which flew under the radar in November. This made M-Daq one of …

An Ex-Goldman Banker Has Big Plans for Alibaba Finance Affiliate

When Douglas Feagin decided to leave Goldman Sachs Group Inc. after 22 years to run Ant Financial's global operations, his colleagues congratulated …

10 books that will expand your brain

And this is a good thing.<p>It's because the writer spent his life getting GOOD at what he was writing about. He didn't spend his life being good at writing.<p>He didn't spend his life typing. He ran a country. Or built a robot. Or discovered DNA or walked between the twin towers.<p>He or She DID something. …

4 ways I’ve fucked up as a designer 😬

1. That time I got single Indonesians to hate me<p>When Tinder pioneered the card interface, back then it made sense to accompany the cards with yes/no …

6 productivity hacks that tripled my income

Shortly after, I found myself hooked up to machines in the ICU.<p>I had been losing weight and feeling ill for a few months. When I applied for life insurance and was denied, the blood test results were alarming: I had undiagnosed juvenile diabetes — and at 30 years old, my organs were shutting …

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The 12 best business books of all time

Reading is the best way to gain experience without having been there yourself. As Warren Buffett's business partner Charlie Munger said, "In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn't read all the time -- none, zero. You'd be amazed at how much Warren …

The Top 15 Strategic Management Books

Looking to gain an edge over your competition? The best place to start is by implementing a management strategy that will handle your hiring, …

10 Small Business Management Books to Read This Year - Small Business Trends

Successful management for small business owners is about identifying the right things to do, building a team, and then pulling them together to …

3 Laws Of Productivity That Can Move You To Where You Want To Be | Inc.com

There are 3 laws I live by when it comes to being productive. They are simple. They are effective. And they "move the needle" from where I currently am, to where it is I want to be.<p>1. Do What Is Important, Not What Is Urgent<p>There is a massive long-term difference between what is "urgent" and what …

Time Management

BrightSide — Inspiration. Creativity. Wonder.

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If You’re Too Busy For These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off-Course Than You Think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the …

If you want to be like Warren Buffett and Bill Gates, adopt their voracious reading habits

Want to know one habit ultra-successful people have in common?<p>They read. A lot.<p>In fact, when Warren Buffett was once asked about the key to success, he pointed to a stack of nearby books and said, “Read 500 pages like this every day. That’s how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. …

Noble Group's Alireza Says Markets Tough as Debt Deal Sought

Noble Group Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Yusuf Alireza said that commodities markets remain difficult as he presses on with efforts to refinance the …

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Europe's 10 cheapest beach resorts for 2016

Asia's 50 Best Bars 2016: 9 Singapore cocktail bars and speakeasies that made the list

Singapore even made it to the top of the list with the best bar in Asia, alongside other places that serve wine, cocktails, beer and Champagne<p>It’s …

Comfort Food

Eight detective films which will make you smarter

If you’re the kind of person who likes to ponder the mysteries of human nature even whilst you’re relaxing, watching a detective film might be just …

13 things mentally strong people don’t do

captionNavy SEALs possess extraordinary mental toughness.sourceGetty<p>Mental strength isn’t often reflected in what you do. It’s usually seen in what …

Self-help

I'm convinced there are only 5 ways to get rich

<i>Editor's Note: An earlier version of this article stated that Daniel Ally became a self-made millionaire at age 24. We are no longer confident in those assertions and have removed them.</i><p>There are many definitions of what it means to be rich.<p>Being rich is more of a state of mind than a dollar amount. …

Tesla Energy Ramps Up Hiring In Africa

It’s a small start—just five positions so far—but Tesla Motors is hiring staff in Africa as the company expands its energy storage division.<p>The …

IBM Buying Truven for $2.6 Billion to Amass More Health Data

IBM has agreed to buy Truven Health Analytics for $2.6 billion, its fourth acquisition in less than a year aimed at expanding in the business of …

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