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This 100-Year-Old To-Do List Method Promises Maximum Productivity

It’s called the Ivy Lee Method.<p>When you’re writing your to-do list, it’s tempting to write down all the tasks you might <i>possibly</i> get done the …

Time Management

2019 Jaguar I-Pace Makes 394 HP From All-Electric Powertrain

All-electric crossover headed to Geneva<p>Jaguar has revealed its first all-electric production vehicle, and perhaps the first true rival to the Tesla Model X. The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace will make an appearance at the Geneva Motor Show before heading to customers in the U.S. in the second half of the year.<p>…

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Europe’s central banks are starting to replace dollar reserves with the yuan

Late last year, China’s Xi Jinping said it was time for the nation to “take center stage in the world.” There are many ways for China to do this, including promoting globalization, boosting foreign aid, and developing advanced technologies. Another critical step in taking “center stage” is to be at …

10 Best Family-Friendly Beach Hotels in Florida

1 of 10<p>TradeWinds Island Grand<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa<p>3 of 10<p>Portofino Island Resort<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Four …

The world's most prolific Airbnb owner has 881 properties in London and earns £11.9m a year

An Airbnb landlord in London made £11.9 million in a single year, renting out 881 properties, according to new research.<p>That figure represents the most made in revenue by any owner in the world in the last 12 months, but another landlord was not too far behind, raking in £11.8 million through 504 …

Magical hotels on Italy’s majestic Lake Como

Many consider Lake Como to be the jewel of northern Italy, and among those are celebrities aplenty, from George Clooney and Richard Branson, who have homes on the edge of the lake, to Gianni Versace, who bought, restored and sold a gorgeous shorefront villa. Couples including John Legend and …

From Broke to Billions: 5 Strategies These Billionaires Used to Get Rich

Today, as it's been for all our recorded history, getting rich entails building and adding an abundant amount of value to the world.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are 2,043 billionaires in this world. Approximately one-quarter of them are from the US. …

This Steve Jobs quote perfectly sums up the difference between billionaires and the rest of us

Rich people think differently than the average person, and Apple cofounder Steve Jobs, who died with an estimated net worth of $10.2 billion, was no …

Yes, There Are Rules to Leadership Excellence. Here's the Short List

While outstanding leadership ability is defined by standards unique to each individual, there are guidelines. Here's the short list.<p>A couple of years ago I wrote this list of 51 rules to leadership excellence. Yet today, I receive the occasional email from readers wishing to express their …

St Helena’s airport finally ready for touchdown

The “world’s most useless airport” is about to welcome its first commercial passenger flight – five years later than planned. Environmental and geographical challenges famously delayed the opening of the airport on St Helena, one of the most isolated inhabited islands on the planet, and the …

Elon Musk wants to fly people around the world in under an hour

The spaceship, dubbed the BFR, would carry about 100 people into outer space, but at the end of his presentation he floated the idea of using it to fly anywhere around the world in less than 60 minutes.<p>He painted a picture of people boarding a ship in New York City to head out to a launchpad in the …

14 things ridiculously successful people do every day

Having close access to ultra-successful people can yield some pretty incredible information about who they really are, what makes them tick and, most …

Russia has bailed out two major banks in under a month

The Russian government has bailed out two major lenders in less than a month. Should investors be worried?<p>The latest rescue was confirmed Thursday by the central bank, which said it had nationalized the country's eighth largest lender by assets, B&N Bank.<p>Otkritie Bank, Russia's largest …

The incredible story of Elon Musk: from getting bullied in school to the most interesting man in tech

What can't Elon Musk do?<p>As CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, founder of The Boring Company, and cofounder of OpenAI, Musk seems to be everywhere all at once, …

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Warren Buffett wins $1M bet made with hedgie a decade ago

The Oracle of Omaha once again has proven that Wall Street’s pricey investments are often a lousy deal.<p>Warren Buffett made a $1 million bet at end of …

9 Signs an Employee Is Exceptionally Productive (Which Never Appear on Performance Evaluations)

The most productive people do a lot more than just stay busy.<p>Many people stay busy. After all, checking items off a to-do list isn't hard.<p>What's hard is checking the <i>right</i> things off your to-do list, completing the <i>right</i> projects, and getting the <i>right</i> stuff done. That's when an employee goes from …

Self-improvement

Tesla's Elon Musk Expects World War 3 -- Here's What He Sees as the Cause

Tesla ( TSLA) CEO Elon Musk must really be freaked out by creepy machines.<p>What has become the new normal for Musk, the prolific inventor tweeted …

25 Trips of a Lifetime

If there were ever a place that could get by on its looks, it would be this Greek isle. Whitewashed cave houses framed by bougainvillea and backed by …

25 Time Management Hacks That Actually Work

After you've have worked four 25 minute periods your body needs a 15-30 minute break.<p>Have you ever wondered why some people are uber-productive? You know the people who always respond to emails and finish projects on time. It's not because they work 80 hours a week.<p>They're so productive because …

Successful people from Warren Buffett to Bill Gates spend their free time the same way

One question has fascinated me my entire adult life: What causes some people to become world-class leaders, performers, and change makers, while most others plateau?<p>I've explored the answer to this question by reading thousands of biographies, academic studies, and books across dozens of …

Stop Force-Quitting Apps On Your iPhone - It Doesn't Work

Double-tapping you iPhone home button and swiping apps closed has soothing, cleansing quality to it that many people believe means you are saving …

A home defined by a perfect pool!

It's a bold move, to totally define a home by just one standout feature, but that's exactly what has happened here! While the style of building, …

Minimalist Apartment With Ethno Vibes And A Unique Array Of Textures

The secret to creating an interior decor that’s minimalist and monochromatic is to avoid being too simple and to compensate for the lack of strong …

Computer printers have been quietly embedding tracking codes in documents for decades

In 2004, when color printers were still somewhat novel, PCWorld magazine published an article headlined: “Government Uses Color Laser Printer Technology to Track Documents.”<p>It was one of the first news reports on a quiet practice that had been going on for 20 years. It revealed that color printers …

8 mistakes that make good employees leave

It’s tough to hold on to good employees, but it shouldn’t be. Most of the mistakes that companies make are easily avoided. When you do make mistakes, …

27 Contemporary Homes That Are Works of Art Photos

We love contemporary homes for their smart design and curb appeal, and these homes are no exception. Architects and designers continue to push the envelope and reimagine how we live by using tight angles mixed with curved surfaces, floor-to-ceiling picture windows, and innovative design. …

Architecture

Silicon Valley has idolized Steve Jobs for decades—and it’s finally paying the price

But he’s also the same man who would allegedly yell at people for 30 minutes straight, cut in front of his employees at lunchtime, berate hospitality and restaurant staff, park in handicapped spaces, said all HR personnel have a “mediocre mentality,” and told his staff how much they …

A Goal-Setting System I Learned From Google (And Still Use At My Current Venture)

When it comes to great ideas, theft is no sin.<p>During Google’s first year, investor John Doerr pitched the idea of using an organizational system called Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) for goal setting. He presented it as an effective way to both set high level goals and also measure progress …

Tesla is going to ‘kill’ the auto industry with Elon Musk’s way of thinking about manufacturing, says SpaceX CTO

Tesla was for a long time a “product company” – meaning that it focused on creating great products first. It has been quite successful at it with vehicles, like the Model S, winning almost all car awards out there. But CEO Elon Musk has recently shifted the automaker’s focus to manufacturing – …