David Pearce

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Buffett, Icahn & Yellen: 8 Famous Portfolios And How To Copy Them

<i>What the smart money has to say about your mix of stocks, bonds and exotic investments.</i><p>How much of your savings should be tossed into the stock market casino? Just about all, if you think like Warren Buffett. None, figures a panic-prone colleague of mine who just sold off his last share.<br>Bonds? …

Bank of Mum and Dad is now paying the rent, too

Parents in Britain put hand into pocket to the tune of £1bn a year, as housing crisis grows<p>The Bank of Mum and Dad – the lender of last resort for their grown-up children unable to afford a deposit to buy a home – has moved into the private rentals market.<p>The country’s housing crisis has become so …

Watch: Ratboy and Brendog Shred the Cairns World Cup Course

Josh Bryceland goes back to his Tarzan roots and tackles his way through the Cairns jungle during practice for round 2 of the UCI World Cup!

Top 10 Cheat Sheets to Help You Master Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is still the most popular office suite used by companies and individuals across the world. These Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and …

Software

21 Executives Share the Daily Routines That Help Them Succeed

Being intentional about simple routines makes all the difference.<p>The most successful people I know make navigating business and life look easy, often because they have their crap together more than most people. They get up early, stay in front of health issues, and are smart about money. They know …

Construction Industry

How To Pack Your Mountain Bike in a Carboard Box

We love travelling with our bikes, but its the worst thing arriving at the destination and finding our pride and joys damaged. Marc talks you through …

Mountain Biking

Watch this video that shows everything great about mountain biking in Wales - MBR

The first mountain bike film in Wales to be shot in 4K Ultra High Definition<p>The MBWales group is relaunching its website this week and to celebrate …

Mountain Biking

How Does MTB Tire Pressure Affect Power and Speed? Searching for the Perfect Tire Pressure

If you’ve ever had a conversation with a group of mountain bikers about tire pressures, inevitably the whole thing devolves into a contest to see who …

Plus Size

Dan Atherton's MTB enduro training tips

Become a better enduro rider with these pointers from Dan Atherton's coach, Alan Milway.<p>The Christmas break is now well and truly over, and it's time …

Factory Tour: Litespeed Celebrates 30 years of cutting edge titanium bicycle manufacturing

When you hear that Litespeed is based in Chattanooga, Tennessee, you may imagine some sort of stereotypical setting worthy of a scene in Deliverance. …

Chris Brown

The First Four Things You Should Do Every Workday

Ever find that it’s noon and you haven’t accomplished anything on your to-do list? Get a productive jump-start on the day with these tasks.<p>I recently got to work an hour early. I had one goal in mind: world-domination, early-morning productivity. I made coffee, opened my email inbox, and the next …

Time Management

Zep's How-To Mythbusters: Body Position for Descending and Corners

In this fourth instalment of our ZEPtechniques Mythbuster Series, we’ll be taking a look at one of the classic and most common myths in modern day …

Mountain Biking

First Look: SRAM NX Drivetrain

SRAM 1x11 continues to trickle down<p>The term “revolutionize” gets thrown around a lot in the ever-changing landscape of mountain bike technology, but …

Mountain Biking

Contributor<p>Commonly found reading, sitting firmly in a seat at the cinema (bottle of water and a Freddo bar, please) or listening to the Mountain …

Goats

How to ride loose on your mountain bike - MBR

Foot out, flat out<p>We see it so often in videos of the top riders but riding loose can be a scary prospect for those of us unfamiliar with the feeling …

Mountain Biking

Bike Skills

Mastering the wheelie is about finding the balance between tipping forward and back. The biggest obstacle is overcoming the instinct to keep both wheels on the ground, says Lee McCormack, a skills instructor in Boulder, Colorado. When most of us approach the point at which it feels like we're about …

Mountain Biking

How to Set Your Power Output Goals

What you need to know about power metrics to find your ideal power targets<p>If you’re new to using power training, hearing people talk about watts can sound like a bunch of gibberish. You may be familiar with more standard measurements of fitness, like heart rate or perceived exertion, but measuring …

Tour de France

If You’re Not Collecting Productivity Data, You’ll Never Succeed at Work

jennifer maravillas FOR HBR<p>Counting calories and steps may be terrific for improving personal health. But what counts most in promoting professional success? Quantifying the “business self” is an essential precursor for enterprise networks that empower people to manage their strengths and …

Big Data

10 Tricks to Make Yourself an Apple TV Master

Apple at last decided to give its TV box an upgrade worthy of the name last year, and if you’ve bought yourself one of the new devices (or got one as …

In-Depth: 9 Basic Things You Should Always Look At Before Buying A Vintage Rolex

Shopping for a vintage Rolex can be an intimidating task – frightening, even – given the number of fake and "Franken" watches lurking all around. We …

Questor share tips for 2016

A focus on value shares in British companies has beaten the market two years running<p>We’ve delivered two years of positive returns in the Questor <b>portfolio gaining 10pc in 2015</b> and 12pc a year earlier against the wider UK stock market which has fallen during the same period.<p>The challenge of picking …

Harry Nimmo: How I beat rivals in 2015 and my share tips for next year

The star fund manager returned to form in 2015 delivering a 26pc profit so far. He offers stock ideas for 2016<p>Standard Life UK Smaller Companies, managed by Harry Nimmo, has returned 26pc since the start of the year and has beaten all of its 49 UK smaller company fund rivals.<p>Over ten years, as the …

Get Faster Wi-Fi With These Easy Router Tricks

<i>By: Alex Bracetti</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/Thomas</i><p>Wi-Fi is basically on par with water and oxygen in terms of basic human needs, so when your Internet starts lagging like it's on a dial-up connection from the days of yore, the situation can get pretty dire. Let that never be the case, ever. Here are 11 …

8 Seriously Undervalued Cars That Should Be Classics

<b>There's a reason why a vintage Porsche 911, Shelby Mustang GT350, or E-Type Jaguar will command sums greater than your mortgage.</b><p>There's a reason why …

What to Do When You Don’t Trust Your Team

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Do you trust the people on your team? It’s an uncomfortable question to ask, because as good leaders, we work hard to create a supportive environment and earn the trust of the people who report to us. But what if <i>you</i> don’t trust <i>them</i>? Again, as a good leader, you’d have to be able to have an …

Management

ALPLA | ALPLA Group

News 5th July 2018 ‘Innovation is in our DNA’ – an Interview with Christian Zmölnig<p>Press release Hard, 3rd July 2018 ALPLA and FROMM cooperate in PET …

Shanghai

30 CEOs Reveal the Daily Habits Responsible for Their Success

Getting to the top involves doing the right things, day after day.<p>Look at any CEO running a profitable company and you’ll find someone who has figured a few things out. One trait many of these leaders have in common: consistency. Check out these quotes from 30 successful CEOs regarding the daily …

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Juice up your RockShox Pike with an Öhlins damper

<b>Spotted on the Santa Cruz Nomad CC show bike in the Hope booth at this year’s Eurobike show were two tasty little surprises from Swedish suspension</b> …

Where to Drink Craft Beer When in London

London’s streets are teeming with pubs and bars serving an astounding selection of craft beers and real ales. Some are old, creaking and cozy, others …

Beer