Matthew Lee

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Warren Buffett's 9 Tips for Happiness and Success

Warren Buffett knows a thing or three about becoming wealthy and successful, and the Oracle of Omaha is not averse to handing out mostly excellent …

Self-improvement

Snapchat's CEO on the question he's asked the most: 'Why didn't you sell?'

Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel came full circle on Friday when he gave the commencement speech at the University of Southern California's Marshall School …

TiVo Wants to Totally Change TV — Again

TiVo—remember them?—has plans to imitate Aereo, the live-TV streaming service whose business model was ruled illegal by the Supreme Court. TiVo CEO …

Warren Buffett tells Bill Gates why he's such an optimist

In a video posted on his personal blog Gates Notes, Bill Gates, founder and former CEO of Microsoft and a board member at Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, talks with Buffett about what they've learned from one another over the years.<p>Gates says that Buffett always manages to have an optimistic view of …

Bill Gates

The global economy has a 'titanic problem'

The U.S. economy has shown signs of capsizing this year. Growth has been weak and consumers still aren't spending.<p>One bearish economist sees the U.S. and global economies on course to hit the next iceberg -- another recession -- in the near future.<p>"The world economy is sailing across the ocean …

This Risk-Averse British Businesswoman Launched A Million-Dollar Fashion Brand From Her Kitchen Table

The Cambridge Satchel Company’s Julie Deane is doing business her way.<p>Humble Beginnings<p>In 2011, a British newspaper wanted to write a story about Julie Deane, a Cambridge-based businesswoman who had created an iconic bag that was all the rage among celebrities and models at New York Fashion Week. …

1 - Denmark

This Scandinavian nation of 5.6 million isn't even in the top 10 in per capita GDP, but it reached No. 1 in the U.N.'s World Happiness Report this year thanks to high scores for a strong social support system, freedom to live as one please and low percieved business and government corruption. …

How 3 First-Time Founders Turned One-Third Of Their Employees Into Millionaires — And No One Found Out About It

One-third of the company's 70 employees became millionaires. Everyone kept their jobs. And the founders are leading Google's Android enterprise group.<p>But most people have never heard of the company, Divide , or its CEO, Andrew Toy, age 36. The acquisition was reported, but no price was disclosed …

Startups

6 Quotes on Management From Business Leaders

Whether you're a seasoned thought leader in management or you just scored your first management title, everyone can use a little encouragement, inspiration, and role modeling.<p>It takes a lifetime to achieve the kind of business leadership success you imagine today, and it's a practice--similar to …

Inc. 500 2014 Survey Results: How the Top CEOs Really Think (Infographic) | Inc.com

<i>Inc.'s</i> annual check-in with the nation's top private-company CEOs shows how owners got their start and how their views on innovation and social media have changed.

CEOs

12 Habits of Extraordinarily Motivated People

Highly successful people are extremely motivated to succeed. Learn their secrets and put them to work for you.<p>Extraordinarily motivated people are driven to go above and beyond; they are trusted by others, focused and have great confidence in their own abilities. They dream of endless …

5 Things Goldman Sachs Looks for in a Company Before Investing

Goldman Sachs is one of the largest investors around, and now you can learn the inside scoop on what it looks for before investing.<p>Whether you've invested in more than 100 companies or you're considering your first investment, it pays (literally) to learn from the greats. During an interview with …

Social Networking Site For Rich People Charges $9,000 Fee To Join

These are your new rich friends!<p>Looking out across the vast oceans of the Internet, at all those massive schools of plebeians just swimming around …

Female gamers outnumber male in UK

Women gamers have overtaken men, with women now accounting for 52 per cent of all gamers in the UK<p>There are now more women playing video games than men, with women accounting for 52 per cent of all gamers in the UK in the last six months, compared to 49 per cent three years ago.<p>The growth has been …

This World Map Shows Every Device Connected To The Internet

A striking map created by John Matherly at search engine Shodan shows significant disparities in internet access across the world.<p>The graphic maps every device that's directly connected to the internet. We first noticed it when geopolitical expert Ian Bremmer tweeted it .<p>Some of the dark spots on …

Geography

Like Running a Business, Getting in Shape Takes Lots of Small Steps to Succeed

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We often see fitness as a binary issue. Either you’re working out and eating healthy or you’re not. But this is like telling your employees either we’re a successful company or we’re not.<p>The problem with this mindset is that it leaves no …

Fitness

8 Books Every New Entrepreneur Should Read

In this, perhaps, Golden Age of technology entrepreneurship, Peter Thiel can rest assured he will find an eager audience for his new book, <i>ZERO TO ONE: Notes on startups, Or How to Build the Future</i> (apparently he couldn’t decide).<p>Thiel, who turns 47 next month, was a co-founder of PayPal, and a …

Warren Buffett's 23 Most Brilliant Insights About Investing

Buffett is undoubtedly the most successful investor in history. His investment philosophy is no secret , and he has repeatedly shared bits and pieces of it through a lifetime of quips and memorable quotes.<p>His brilliance is timeless, and we find ourselves referring back to them over and over …

Investing

4 Secrets to Success Richard Branson Learned From Nelson Mandela

Instead of getting angry when dealing with the headaches of launching a new business, Sir Richard draws on lessons Mandela taught him for overcoming a struggle.<p>As Virgin America announced plans for its long-awaited IPO, Sir Richard Branson confided over a late-night beer just how maddening it can …

The Essence of Modern Living above LA: Luxury Mansion in Hollywood

Overlooking unique panoramas from its blessed and carefully chosen location on a picturesque hillside in Hollywood, California, this luxurious …

TV's Greatest Catchphrases

(YouTube link)<p>Tastefully Offensive produced this supercut of nostalgia-inducing catchphrases from TV shows going back decades. Many of them have a …