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How 'wang hong' internet celebrities have transformed Chinese retail

"This coat is pure wool. It's lighter and thinner than regular woolen overcoats, while at the same time it's just as warm," the girl in the camera explains to her fans through her livestream while putting on a slight pink double-faced cashmere overcoat.<p>"Is it heavy enough though?" types a fan in …

20 destinations you must visit in 2016

1. Park City, Utah<p>Park City has always provided an excellent base for exploring Utah’s best ski areas and enjoying the epic quantities of light, fluffy powder snow for which the state is renowned.<p>This season the resort town, chock full of lively bars and restaurants, becomes an even better hub for …

The executive’s guide to better listening

Strong listening skills can make a critical difference in the performance of senior executives, but few are able to cultivate them. Here’s how.<p><b>A</b> …

The Best Leaders Are Critical Thinkers - Lolly Daskal | Leadership

What makes some leaders stand out from the rest?<p>It has to do with their ability to think decisively.<p>The best leaders evaluate their options, weigh in …

Learn How to Memorize a Speech Successfully

Memorizing a speech can be an almost impossible task for many, especially if the speech is a long one. One example of this is that it’s extremely …

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Barclays Mulls Eight-Way Restructuring Before BOE Rules

Barclays Plc is considering shifting its businesses into eight entities in response to rules forcing Britain’s largest lenders to separate retail …

11 Awesome Museums for Kids

Learning is fun. No, really. At least it can be—you just need to know where to go. These 11 awesome museums for kids are a great start.<p>1. THE …

New York reaches for the sky again

The final two contenders to design a replacement for the Twin Towers are locked in a David and Goliath contest. Giles Worsley talks to them<p>The process of architecture can seldom be described as exciting - it all takes too long. But the concluding drama of the competition to build on the site of the …

This Is What It's Like to Drive BMW's i8, the Car from the Future

Some have compared the i8 to BMW's last mid-engine sports car, the M1 of the late Seventies. This is rubbish.<p><i>(All Photos by Shelby Knick)</i><p>BMW's i8 is both a car and a preview of the marque's future. This is fitting, because everyone who sees the i8 assumes it is, in fact, from the future. But before …

Tom Brady Vs. Peyton Manning: By The Numbers

<b>UPDATE</b>: <i>A 2016 version of this story can be found here to reflect the 17th matchup between Manning and Brady.</i><p>Peyton Manning and Tom Brady square off Sunday in the latest showdown between the quarterback legends. It marks the 16th meeting between the two with Brady holding a 10-5 edge in their …

Here's The Memo Jefferies' CEO Wrote Supporting The Banker Whose Divorce Stunned Wall Street

In an incredibly detailed deposition, Christina alleged that she and her ex-husband used drugs and engaged in extramarital sex. What's more, she said they routinely did so with business associates, naming the names of high-powered Jefferies staff. Kelly is now on a leave of absence.<p>On Friday …

7 Amazing Pieces of Advice No One Ever Gave You

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

5 Tips for Off-the-Cuff Speaking

If it’s true that many people fear public speaking more than death, it’s equally true that businesspeople are condemned to a thousand small deaths in client pitches, in boardrooms, and on stage. And that death can turn slow and torturous when you are asked to speak unexpectedly with little or no …

Can you tell a millionaire from a billionaire?

Ever dreamed of becoming a millionaire, or better, a billionaire? Those who have succeeded have done so through a combination of intelligence, resources and hard work.<p>But plenty of ordinary people have these qualities and that still doesn’t guarantee them the jackpot. What is it in their DNA, then, …

Self-improvement

Make a Lasting Impression in Under 5 Minutes: 14 Ideas

Use these 14 tips to ensure your business card is the least likely to end up in the trash can.<p>Most entrepreneurs expect to find themselves at networking and industry events at least a few times per calendar year, if not per month. But far too many promising conversations turn into one-sided pitches …

Three Ways To Get Poached From Your Current Job

Heading out for the holiday weekend disgruntled about your current job, but wondering where you’ll find the time to hunt for a new one during the inevitable fall busy season that plagues most industries?<p>You’re not alone.<p>With office-induced stress emerging as a leading reason people leave jobs, and …

Banks Agree Not to Blow Each Other Up Too Quickly

If a company goes bankrupt and owes you money, you will probably want your money back as soon as possible. But of course so will everyone else; …

Want to Become the Most Interesting Person Around? Start With These 7 Steps.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How do you become the most interesting person in the world?<p>To be sure, I’m not referring to the silver fox from the Dos Equis beer commercials, who once ran a marathon just because it was on his way, whose organ donor card lists his beard …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

Translation table explaining the truth behind British politeness becomes internet hit

The British trait of being too polite to speak one's mind has led to a table translating numerous hollow English phrases becoming an internet hit.<p>The table sheds light on just how difficult it can be for a foreigner to understand what the British really mean when they're speaking – especially for …

This iPad game actually builds your kids' brains — and tells you how they're developing

Occasionally, when people shout “brains!” they’re not zombies looking for a fresh meal. Sometimes they just want to help you grow, learn, and be the best you can be.<p>Which, of course, is exactly what all parents want for their kids.<p>Seven months after launching the Fit Brains app to help adults build …

Step-by-Step Guide to China’s Bullet Train

China is no stranger to advanced technology and their bullet train, racing between Shanghai and Beijing is the icing on the cake. If avoiding Chinese …

12 Universal Skills You Need to Succeed at Anything

There are a lot of skills you don’t need. You can be happy and successful without knowing how to rebuild a car’s engine, program a web application, …

Kenichi Ebina Performs an Epic Matrix- Style Martial Arts Dance - America's Got Talent

Martial Arts