Mukesh Jha

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7 Things You Can Do on Friday to Make Monday Awesome

Instead of just waiting for the workweek to end, use those last few hours and these tips to make next week start out fantastic.<p>Most people get excited that Friday is here, especially if the week has been hectic and packed. But often Fridays can seem like a waste (especially before holidays). Your …

Your Survival Depends on Following Up on Internet Leads -- Fast

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Digital-media advertising is now bigger than national-TV advertising and is expected to exceed total TV advertising spending by 2018. This shift to digital is driving an unprecedented number of customers to websites and landing pages. …

Text Messaging

Even If Your Goals Seem Out of Reach, Stay Motivated With These 6 Strategies

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Aug. 29, 2014</i><p>I’ve been working on one project in particular for what seems like forever now -- and I’m growing frustrated. I have nothing to show for my hard work. The project feels as if it has come to …

Motivation

7 Key Attributes to Look for in a Balanced Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an angel investor and a mentor to aspiring entrepreneurs, I’m always disappointed to see founders who seem stressed out most of the time, and more annoyed than energized by the abundance of challenges they see in building their …

Entrepreneurship

Master These 4 Dimensions of Communication to Shape Your Company Culture

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For the entrepreneur, the art of communication is a key to inform, inspire and engage investors, employees and customers. Communication is where change begins. Culture is where movements are born.<p>When you focus solely on the how-to of …

Leadership

Do Unique Titles Change the Way We See Job Roles?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Disney was one of the first companies to create unique job titles. In 1957, when the company was hiring a new batch of engineers to design its theme parks, it came up with the job title imagineer.<p>Now more than 50 years later, companies …

Customer Service

How To Know If Your Dumb Idea Will Change The World

Box SVP Sam Schillace shares how he quickly and cheaply experimented on an app no one wanted–that became the basis for Google Docs.<p>In 2005, along with colleagues Steve Newman and Claudia Carpenter, Sam Schillace created a browser-based word processor called Writely. A Silicon Valley darling, it was …

Tim Cook Could Have Another Trick Up His Sleeve To Sell More iPads To Businesses

That could be part of CEO Tim Cook's two-pronged approach to convince enterprises to finally ditch their Windows PCs and go Apple devices, according to a new report from financial blog Market Realist.<p>The new iPad is expected to be 12.9-inches, a bit bigger than Microsoft's 12-inch Surface Pro …

Tim Cook

Wanted: Private tutor to coach an Arab businessman into Oxford. Salary: €146,700. Hours: 15 per day

An Arab man in his 30s is advertising for a tutor permanently at his beck and call to turn him into an opera-loving, Shakespeare-appreciating jazz pianist worthy of a place at Oxford<p>An Arab man in his 30s is looking to hire a private tutor on a salary of €146,700 (£122,300) who will be on call at …

University of Oxford

First gay marriages in New Jersey take place http://gu.com/p/3jyf5/fb Seven same-sex couples were married en masse in Newark on Monday morning, minutes after New Jersey officially became the 14th state in the US to allow gay marriage. Newark mayor Cory Booker officiated at the ceremonies, describing it as "one of the greatest privileges" of his life in one of his last acts in office. Photograph: Adam Hunger/Reuters

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex? http://gu.com/p/3jtcn/fb Japan's under-40s appear to be losing interest in conventional relationships. Millions aren't dating, and increasing numbers can't be bothered with sex. For their government, "celibacy syndrome" is a looming national catastrophe. Many are turning to what sex and relationship counsellor Aoyama terms "Pot Noodle love" – easy or instant gratification. Photograph: Eric Rechsteiner/Panos Pictures