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'The Wolf of Wall Street' Trailer: Martin Scorsese, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Kanye West – /Film

Damn, this trailer for <b>Martin Scorsese</b>‘s new film <b>The Wolf of Wall Street</b> is a great piece of work. Might be one of the year’s best trailers by the …

My company’s product is inferior. How can I sell it?

<b>THE QUESTION</b><p>Perhaps all salespeople go through withdrawal at some point with what they are selling, or how they are supposed to be selling it. My company's software is inferior to the competition, and it is brutal out there in our market. Dealing with rejection is part of a salesperson's day-to-day …

What IKEA CEO Mikael Ohlsson learned from Canada

Mikael Ohlsson strides into the cafeteria of an IKEA store, coffee cup in hand, clad in unassuming khakis and V-neck sweater, a poster boy for the dependable and economical merchandise stocked at his chain.<p>A point of pride for IKEA's chief executive officer, who is an industrial engineer by …

How To Make A Rainbow Cake Roll - with yoyomax12

Weight Training vs. Cardio: The Exercise Hierarchy

I write a lot about nutrition and the benefits of lifting weights, but rarely touch on the subject of cardio. There are reasons for this:<p>1.I do not …

I learned the most important lessons on starting a business when I was 11

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Joel Peterson here</i><p>I started my first business at age 11, selling tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots and squash that I grew myself. It was all planted from seed on a tiny plot of land behind our two-bedroom house in Okemos, Michigan.<p>My maiden venture …

Business Strategy

Who Owns Organic Brands And Why You Should Care

The average American supermarket carries more than 38,718 products. Which means we have tons of choices, right?<p>Actually much of the yogurt and cereal, jams and chips are owned by very few companies. Even most of the organic brands lining the shelves of your local supermarket or natural foods store …

Think You Can Tell A $99 Wedding Dress From An $1,800 One?

Times used to be, you wanted to buy a wedding dress, you had to go to bridal shops boasting designer creations, with the prices to match. But now …

Jackson: Bill Russell over Jordan

If Phil Jackson was picking his own dream team, his squad would start with someone other than Michael Jordan.<p>"In my estimation, the guy that has to …

The One Diet That Can Cure Most Disease: Part I

If I told you there was one diet that could cure arthritis, fatigue, irritable bowel, reflux, chronic allergies, eczema, psoriasis, autoimmune disease, diabetes, heart disease, migraines, depression, attention deficit disorder, and occasionally even autism and that it could help you lose weight …

Wellness

Doomsday investors betting on market crash

Stocks have had a stellar year so far. In fact, the rally has gotten so heated that some investors are making bets on a big crash.<p>Universa Investments, which spends hundreds of millions of dollars a year buying crash protection, has attracted a record amount of money into its fund this …

The Coke Ad That Could Destroy All Other Products, Especially Coke

<b>The Coke Ad That Could Destroy All Other Products, Especially Coke.</b><p>Image created by unknown person and inspired by a quote from Banksy, which was inspired by Sean Tejaratchi’s 1999 essay, “Death, Phones, Scissors.” via Betype

Get Free Credit Report Updates

Here's how to keep tabs on your credit history so that you can spot any errors.<p>Keeping tabs on your credit report is a personal finance no-brainer. …

Bulls will keep running, Canaccord analysts say

Investors may be getting a bit antsy about stock valuations as U.S. markets repeatedly hit new heights, but many pros are insisting there is room left in this rally.<p>"We remain steadfastly bullish," Canaccord Genuity Corp. analysts Tony Dwyer and Michael Welch said in a report Wednesday. "We believe …

Business (Canada)

Health care stocks: As boomers age, a booming sector emerges

<i>Mr. Bowman is a portfolio manager at Hamilton-based Wickham Investment Counsel Inc., an adviser to high net worth clients. michael@wickhaminvestments.com</i><p><b>What are we looking for?</b><p>For the next 18 years, 8,800 Americans will turn 65 every single day. According to the Health Care Cost Institute, they …

Investing

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Rob Ford 'Crack' Video Sparks Questions About Crack And Cocaine

UPDATE: On November 5, 2013, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted to smoking crack cocaine about a year ago.<p>Toronto’s ‘Crackgate’ scandal has drawn …

Flying cars get a few steps closer to reality

<i>The latest news and information for entrepreneurs from across the web universe, brought to you by the</i> Report on Small Business <i>team. Follow us on Twitter</i> @GlobeSmallBiz.<p><b>Fly away home</b><p>An out-of-control flying car crashed while trying to land last week in Vernon, B.C. The 'Maverick' uses a parasail for …

Small Business

How Google Wins Over Users By Giving Them Less

User research may indicate that consumers want more choices. Google doesn’t listen–and has rated highest among any other brand out there.<p><i>Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from</i> Simple: Conquering the Crisis of Complexity <i>by Alan Siegel and Irene Etzkorn.</i><p><i>“Focusing is about saying no. You’ve</i> …

Rhode Island

The Hidden Announcement At Google I/O (That Everyone Will Be Using By Next Year)

Paying back that 20 dollars your buddy spotted you last night will soon be as easy as sending an email. With very little fanfare last week at Google I/O, a very useful new technology was introduced. You might have missed it among the flurry of other announcements. Google announced that Gmail users …

Search

FORTUNE — If you hadn’t heard of Tableau Software before its glamorous debut on the public market last Friday, you’re not alone. The Seattle-based company makes visual analytics tools for technical and non-technical employees alike but is far from a household name. And yet, it raised around $254 …

Entrepreneurship Changes You--and Not Always for the Better | Inc.com

A while back, I received a sad letter from a reader. My correspondent was the wife of an entrepreneur who had been slogging away for six years at a start-up that she called a "money pit" and "marriage destroyer." She confessed that she hated her husband's business--more specifically that she hated …

Entrepreneurship