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The brain’s miracle superpowers of self-improvement

We used to believe our brains were hardwired at birth. Now we believe we can will them to change. Is that true? Will Storr analyses the truth and hokum about 'neuroplasticity'.<p>For years she had tried to be the perfect wife and mother but now, divorced, with two sons, having gone through another …

Jack Dorsey is about to be named the permanent CEO of Twitter

Looks like Jack Dorsey will be able to have it all.<p>The Twitter cofounder and interim CEO is expected to be named permanent chief executive of the social networking firm, reports Recode’s Kara Swisher and Kurt Wagner. The announcement could come as soon as tomorrow. Twitter declined to …

Elon Musk’s Tesla Model X launch was a marketing and PR disaster

Elon Musk is a genius. He’s a business icon. He’s a massive force for good on our planet, and he’s one of the most impressive people of this century, having founded PayPal, SpaceX, SolarCity, and, of course, played a leading role in building Tesla, perhaps the most innovative car company on the …

Cycling across the country will change your life

It's a rite of passage that not many experience, but it gives you a whole new perspective.<p>Michael Riscica is a young architect with a blog that I …

18 things you should do immediately to best prepare for the next five years

Reuters/Navesh Chitrakar<p>By September 22, 2015<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What Can People Start Doing Now That Will Help Them A Lot In About Five Years?</i> <i>Answer by David Cannon, Founder, Solutionbank.org.</i><p>There’s already a lot out there, but I couldn’t resist writing a note to my …

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Evernote’s Phil Libin joins General Catalyst to help founders focus on product

Evernote’s executive chairman Phil Libin has landed another job: venture capitalist. He will be joining General Catalyst Partners on Monday as a partner, and will provide mentorship to founders, encouraging them to focus exclusively on their product.<p>News of Libin’s involvement with General Catalyst …

Angel Investing

This was one of the moments Steve Jobs realized he could change the world

One of those old interviews was shared by venture capitalist Chris Dixon on his blog Friday, under the title, "It all blossomed out of this tiny little seed."<p>The video is part of a documentary filmed in 1985, the year Jobs was ousted from Apple to found a new computer company called NeXT.<p>In the …

18 Incredibly Useful Market Research Tools

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>You may have heard it said that understanding your audience on social media is one of the keys to success with social media marketing. (We may have even said it ourselves a time or two!)<p>Blockchain and cryptocurrency news minus the bullshit.Visit Hard …

The 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards, an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organisation, just announced its shortlist of winners. This year's contest attracted 173,444 entries from 171 countries. The organizers have been kind enough to share some of their shortlisted images with us, …

“She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry”: The feminist revolution that shaped our world

<b>(Diana Davies)</b><p>All the anger, joy and turmoil of the ’60s-’70s feminist explosion comes alive in a vivid historical documentary<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>December 5, 2014 12:00am (UTC)<p>“We thought we had won a great victory,” muses the pioneering feminist writer Kate Millett, thinking back to the one-day Women’s …

7 secrets from the Sony hack: Scripts, salaries, employee romances and more

I've spent the last few days poring over the nearly 40GB of data hacked and leaked from Sony Pictures Entertainment's (SPE) internal computer …

Esther Dyson on Finding Your Purpose and What's Next for Entrepreneurship

The early investor in Facebook and LinkedIn answers some of the deeper questions facing entrepreneurs.<p><i>Editor's Note: This article is part of a feature exploring what the future holds for the next generation of startups.</i><p>One of the easiest ways to look foolish is to start making predictions about the …

Vietnam National Drama Theater hits city stage

A drama titled Lau dai cat (The sandy castle) will be performed by the Vietnam National Drama Theater at Ho Chi Minh City Opera House on December 17. …

Photos show life in Ha Noi 100 years ago

VietNamNet Bridge – Images of culture and daily life in Viet Nam 100 years ago are now on show in the capital city. Titled Objective Viet Nam, the …

Many Vietnamese brands in M&A target of giants

Many Vietnamese brands of Fast Moving Consumer Goods have been targeted by foreign and domestic investment funds and giants for their Mergers and …