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Moscow considers Dead End address for US embassy as rival powers revive Cold War name games

Russia and America have resurrected one of their favourite Cold War games, renaming streets to inflict maximum embarrassment and tweak each other’s dignity.<p>Moscow's city government has said it will look into changing the US embassy's address to 1 North American Dead-end.<p>The proposal appears to be a …

Berkshire Hathaway is getting hooked up with a $63 billion interest-free loan from the US government

Buffett watchers will often point to Berkshire's unique culture, the competitive advantages of its operating businesses, and Buffett's investing and deal-making acumen. These are indeed critical factors, but Berkshire Hathaway has some structural advantages that are less well understood. One of …

Investing
Investing

Detailed Information About 192.168.1.254 IP Address

<b>Description</b><p>Having access to wireless broadband is turns out be an essential for all people. Router is used to forward data packets around computer …

How To Troubleshoot Internet Connection Problems

This article aims to educate you about the common causes and the probable solutions of dealing with internet issues, which frequently keeps appearing …

Three Introverted CEOs and What You Can Learn From Them

1. Douglas Conant, the much-celebrated and beloved former CEO of Campbell Soup.<p>In addition to famously turning around his company, <b>Conant</b> is …

The Plank Jack Complex That Crushes Calories and Carves Your Core | Men's Health

The quick movement of your feet provides a great dynamic stability challenge that makes your abs scream, and ramps up your heart and metabolic rate.<p><b>Related:</b> THE 21-DAY METASHRED—an At-Home Body-Shredding Program From Men’s Health That Strips Away Fat and Reveals Hard Muscle<p>And you can make it even …

8 Things You Must Do When Hiring Millennials

If you're reading this article, it means that you're interested in the companies, topics and skills that leaders need in order to make it in today's business world. Chances are you run a company, work for a company, or want to work for a company that pushes the envelope, thinks big and trying to …

Employee Engagement

Get started with the new Notes app on iOS 9

Gone are the days of a plain note-taking app on your iOS device. Notes on iOS 9 means business.<p>One of Apple's headlining features in iOS 9 is the brand-new Notes app. Instead of offering a straightforward, no-frills note-taking experience where only text entry is allowed, as has long been the case, …

Apps

Britain faces diesel drought following refinery closures

Surge in diesel car sales and fewer domestic refineries means UK is becoming more dependent on foreign imports of popular fuel<p>British motorists are facing a potential “diesel drought” because the country has too few refineries capable of producing the fuel, the RAC Foundation has warned.<p>Demand for …

Oil

Windows 10 Features You Should Know About

At last! Windows 10 has finally arrived and the upgrade is still rolling out to users around the globe. For those of you who are not familiar with Microsoft's latest flagship, there is a few hidden features that can help you get the maximum out of the system. Here are some to get you started:<p><b>Have</b> …

Fiat Chrysler CEO says merger with GM 'a high priority'

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) boss Sergio Marchionne said on Sunday that seeking a tie-up with General Motors at was a “high priority” and such a …

General Motors
Markets

6 Things About Leadership That Business Gurus Can’t Tell You

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Business, like any other religion, has priests.<p>They find pithy ways to sum up their homilies.<p>They have (usually more than 10) commandments that they readily update. And, like every clever …

Business Strategy

Subway is running out of options

Sales are falling the most of any of the top 25 fast food chains as customers choose restaurant chains like Chipotle instead. And perception of the brand has eroded since a scandal involving its former spokesman Jared Fogle.<p>Subway also fell two spots to become the third-most-popular fast-food …

Food

7 Things Really Successful People Always Do Each Morning

Each morning is filled with the unknown. It could be your best day yet or, perhaps, the worst. You do have a fair amount of say in which way the day actually goes. That is, provided you are proactive in your approach.<p>Really successful people don’t achieve their goals by accident. They work hard to …

Success

How leaf blight could destroy the global economy

On August 18 and 19, tire maker Cooper successfully demonstrated passenger car tires made using natural rubber extracted from the wiry, tiny-leafed …

Globalization

Warren Buffett just disclosed his newest $4.5 billion investment pick

Buffett now owns 57,975,456 shares, or a 10% stake, in the Texas-based energy company, according to a securities filing posted shortly after 8 p.m. ET.<p>As of Friday's share price close at $77.23, Buffett's stake is valued at more than $4.47 billion.<p>Buffett had been aggressively buying shares of …

Investing

Career Value Curves

Armed with a dual degree in Law and Finance, Jason joined the legal department of a corporate bank as a legal assistant. Thanks to his strong work ethic and self-discipline, he had done reasonably well throughout school and college. His parents had taught him the value of sincere hard work, and …

Leadership

The How-To: Generating Revenue As A Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>So far, we’ve explored the raising of seed capital and what you and your co-founders should expect in the early days after the initial raise. For …

Startups
Workouts
Innovation

Doomsday clock for global market crash strikes one minute to midnight as central banks lose control

China currency devaluation signals endgame leaving equity markets free to collapse under the weight of impossible expectations<p>When the banking crisis crippled global markets seven years ago, central bankers stepped in as lenders of last resort. Profligate private-sector loans were moved on to the …

The Three Chief Motivating Factors For You And People You Want To Persuade

I am a curious researcher, deeply interested in learning what motivates people’s decisions and actions. I meet a great number of people in the course of my work, and when the opportunity arises, I often ask them an unusual question: “What motivates you?” A strange thing to hear from someone you’ve …

U.S. Presidential Election

Windows 10 tips for gamers: How to save your bandwidth, do a clean install, and more

Just because you have a new operating system doesn’t mean everything is working like it should.<p>Windows 10<p>New Windows 10 game<br>• How to get Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition<p>Here’s a secret: If you installed Windows 10 today, you agreed to have your computer act as a peer-to-peer host for sharing Windows …

5 Ways to Effectively Communicate With Employees

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Effective communication with employees takes effort, repetition, thoughtfulness and most importantly needs to come from the heart. Communication needs to be something business leaders seek to do whenever they can rather than considering …

Leadership

UK economic growth figures to ignite interest rate debate

GDP estimate from the ONS is expected to show the economy expanded by 0.7% in the second quarter of this year<p>The latest snapshot of economic growth this week will heat up the debate about when the Bank of England will raise UK interest rates for the first time since the depths of financial …

Economics

Stop This One Bad Habit and You’ll Increase Productivity 40 Percent

You know that multitasking is a bad idea. You may even know that frequent multitasking shrinks your brain and lowers your IQ. But did you know that, far from saving you time, multitasking cuts your productivity by a whopping 40 percent?<p>That frightening number comes from Devora Zack, CEO of Only …

Productivity

The Art of Managing a Sales Team

Leading a sales team is hard--it can be difficult to strike the right balance between encouraging top performance and overwhelming sales reps with impossible goals. Your success as a sales manager hinges on your team's ability to perform well, but it can often feel like their performance is out of …

Selling