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Here's the morning ritual 'Shark Tank' star Daymond John uses to stay focused throughout the day

We talked with "Shark Tank" investor Daymond John at the New York offices of his new company, Blueprint + Co. John was willing to share his daily morning rituals and how it has helped him reach success. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>There are many routines that I've adopted but you know,</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Four Common Email Phrases That Make Recipients Reach For “Delete”

You may think you sound flexible and accommodating, but the person reading your message probably doesn’t.<p>There are a lot of ways that an email can be misinterpreted or misunderstood. To make up for the tone of voice that’s unmistakable over the phone or the body language that speaks volumes in …

Polish man accused of racism after setting up kebab stand 'made by real Poles, not foreigners'

Aself-styled Polish “patriot” has opened a kebab stand for "real Poles" wanting to buy the famous Middle-Eastern dish from somebody other than a foreigner.<p>Jerzy Andrzejewski opened his business a few days ago in the eastern town of Lublin selling kebabs from a converted caravan emblazoned with the …

Airbnb Awaits Berlin Ruling on Legality of Home-Sharing

A Berlin city court is due to make a landmark ruling with ramifications for home rental firms such as Airbnb on Wednesday when it decides if …

Does City Life Pose a Risk to Mental Health?

Life in the city can be taxing. City dwellers often face higher rates of crime, pollution, social isolation and other environmental stressors than …

Can a morning routine make you better at your job?

While some people struggle to make it out of bed on time, there are others who manage exercise, language lessons and more – all before work.<p>Tim Powell isn’t a morning person. Which is surprising, because most days he gets up before 6am.<p>On weekdays, while most of us are still asleep, he wakes up at …

Time Management

Merkel’e Fethullah Gülen’i sordular

Federal Sol Parti Milletvekilleri Ulla Jelpke, Wolfgang Gehrke, Christine Buchholz, Andrej Hünko, Katrin Kunert <b>“Federal hükümetin Cemaat’e karşı</b> …

Three Habits Of The Most Creative Problem Solvers

Innovative thinkers can sometimes make a mess of things before they find a solution, but they have the stamina to keep looking.<p>Some people are better at getting out of tough challenges than others. Many of them, at least in our experience, are entrepreneurs. But all of them are creative, innovative …

Margot Honecker: Savaşanlar kaybedebilir, ama savaşmayanlar çoktan kaybetmiştir

1927 doğumlu, Demokratik Almanya Cumhuriyeti’nin eski Eğitim Bakanı, DAC’ın Devlet başkanı ve Sosyalist Birlik Partisi (SED)’nin Genel Sekreteri …

19 Seriously Scary Documentaries That’ll Scare The Hell Out Of You

You'll never relax again.<p><b>WARNING: Many of the films on this list are incredibly disturbing. Please continue and watch each film with discretion.</b>

What Life Is Really Like for Women on Wall Street

"I returned from maternity leave and found a male coworker sitting at my desk, informing me that he'd be partner on some of my accounts."<p>Maureen Sherry never planned on a career in finance but stumbled into the field as a recent college graduate in the '90s. While she found her work at Bear Stearns …

Feminism

Big Data Facts: How Many Companies Are Really Making Money From Their Data?

More and more businesses are waking up to the importance of data as a strategic resource. Yesterday, research released by the Economist Intelligence Unit reported that 60% of the professionals they quizzed feel that data is generating revenue within their organizations and 83% say it is making …

Data Warehousing

22 Actual Relationship Lessons "Love Actually" Taught Us

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This is how much you can hope to earn on Wall Street based on your degree

Wall Street professionals come from a variety of college degrees and majors, but there is one degree that's more lucrative than any other.<p>Executive MBA and MBA holders earn the most money of all finance professionals, according to Emolument, a salary-benchmarking website that collects self-reported …

College & University

How an Accounting Firm Convinced Its Employees They Could Change the World

It’s a fabled story about a janitor’s exchange with President Kennedy during the early days of NASA: “What do you do?” the president supposedly asked the man with a broom during a visit to Cape Canaveral. “Well, Mr. President, I’m helping to put a man on the moon.”<p>This meeting may not have actually …

Content Marketing Conversations: First Round Capital Review’s Camille Ricketts

<i>Camille Ricketts is the head of content and marketing at First Round Capital and the editor of the esteemed First Round Review, a publication that thinks big about content marketing. Crucially, the Review doesn’t just cover what’s happening at First Round’s own companies; it writes about important</i> …

5 Secrets to Managing Your Time, Backed by Research

It’s the problem we all face at the office: how to manage your time. You’re so overwhelmed with meetings and email that you always wonder if you’re …

Women’s Problems And Everyday Lives In Hilariously Honest Comics

Sarah C. Anderson takes a funny look at what it's like to be a modern woman in her web-comic “Sarah's Scribbles.” Anderson graduated from the …

9 Ways Evernote Can Help Develop Your Creativity

For the first time in donkey’s years, I have put on my Shakespeare hat and started to write crime fiction. It actually looks good too, because I have …

The Power of a Picture: A Look at ‘Young Farmers’ by August Sander

John Green of vlogbrothers made this interesting 2-minute video in which he talks about his favorite photo: a picture titled “Young Farmers” by …