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50 Ideas for a Lucrative Side Hustle

You know how to do something people would hire you for, if they know you are available.<p>19 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're looking for ways you can earn a few extra bucks with a side hustle, you'd likely encounter hundreds of strategies for make some …

Small Business

How to Build a Culture Where Employees Actually Reach Their Potential

The authors of a recently released book from Harvard Business Review press intensely researched the cultures of companies that excel at employee development. Here's what they learned.<p>Show of hands: Are you doing a second job no one is paying you to do? Namely, are you always trying to mask your …

Leadership

There’s a ridiculously easy way to find your lost Android phone using Google

So you’ve lost your Android phone. Now what? Even if you didn’t have the foresight to install any of the tracking apps in the Google Play store, …

Android News

How to Get Started in Astronomy

Space is awesome. To appreciate it, all you have to do is look up.<p>Giant balls of plasma held together by gravity, spinning galaxies so far away we don't know if they exist anymore, cosmic dust borne from supernova explosions—space is awesome. To appreciate it, all you have to do is look up.

20 Startups To Watch In 2016

Startup life is not about the spotlight. It’s about disruption. It’s about innovation. At CoFoundersLab, one of the largest networks of entrepreneurs, is our duty to arm founders with tools to bring such disruption to life.<p>Among some of the startups we predict will make a mark, we have identified …

Startups

Belgium's 10 most innovative startups you ought to know

Belgian startup expert Omar Mohout tells us which 10 companies have caught his eye in and around Brussels

The crazy, true-life adventures of Norway's most radical billionaire

Fred Olsen is reliving the day he ran off to sea. The 86-year-old Norwegian billionaire is showing me around the museum-like headquarters of his …

Arendt: Born in conflict, Israel will degenerate into Sparta, and American Jews will need to back away

For the new year, here are some prophetic excerpts from two essays of Hannah Arendt’s, collected in The Jewish Writings (2007). Please note her …

RT @Mirza_climb: Last of the 7Summits,#saminabaig 1st pakistani & first muslim woman to complete the 7highest Mtains in 7Continents http://t.co/yRCphQZmNJ

Taxes on solar panels: Say bye to cheap electricity

<b>Pakistan has been blessed with one of the highest solar irradiation figures in the world; thus, making solar energy a feasible and logical part of</b> …

We who hate shade trees

Pakistanis hate shade. And by extension they hate shade trees. The sight of a banyan or shisham or mulberry sickens them and their first instinct is …

Home Front

<b>[ I ]</b><p><b>IN THE EARLY HOURS</b> of 25 December 2012, the paramilitary Frontier Corps of Pakistan’s Balochistan province launched an operation in the small, …

Pakistan

Louis van Gaal more focused on intimidating Cruyff than kicking the ball. http://t.co/3c99d4JLwV

1914:: Indian Muslim Soldiers in Singapore Executed by British Firing Squad after Refusal to Fight against Turkey http://t.co/pW7aGNXUqZ

The truth behind Karachi's Freemasons - II

<b>Akhtar Balouch, also known as the Kiranchi Wala, ventures out to bring back to Dawn.com’s readers the long forgotten heritage of Karachi. Stay tuned</b> …

Salman Butt pictured in Doha, Qatar where he's playing in a Ramadan tournament #Cricket http://t.co/hmDpBtQWcT

Regional teams will struggle in new structure: Sohail

<b>LAHORE: Pakistan's cricket administration on Wednesday unveiled a new domestic league revamp, though demands to remove commercial and government</b> …

The Trouble with Leadership Theories

Several years ago a client of mine, Rob, fell in love with Jim Collins’s book <i>Good to Great</i>. Within a month he had given copies to everyone on his team. Soon after, language from the book made its way into Rob’s everyday speech.<p>One idea he especially loved was Level-5 leadership. “If we want to be …

Keep Time and Emotion from Killing a Negotiation

Time and emotion — these are the two things most often wasted during a negotiation. We simply spend too much time on items that don’t really matter, because we let our emotions override any semblance of logic. It is a natural human response to act negatively, reactively, and emotionally to any …