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Genghis Khan's 3 Strategies For Success Could Change Your Life Immediately

Discover how one man became ruler of the largest empire in the world by applying a few simple strategies that can change your life forever.<p>If you want to continue to perform at peak levels, inspire others and become a thought leader in your field, you need to become a consummate learner. As soon as …

Self-improvement

Jeff Bezos Just Shared His Secret for Amazon's Success (and Yours as Well)

This one concept captures beautifully all of the trials, tribulations, and magic of the entrepreneurial spirit.<p>Every so often you come across a concept so elegant in its simplicity that you can't help but be drawn to it because of how easily it reduces even the most complex set of ideas into …

Business Strategy

Germany to use voice recognition to identify refugee origins

Germany will soon use voice recognition tech to help figure out exactly where refugees came from, according to <i>Die Welt</i>. Though the number of asylum seekers coming to the nation in 2016 dropped significantly to 280,000 from 890,000 in 2015, there was still a backlog of 430,000 applications at the …

How Jo Malone Built a Multi-Million Dollar Fragrance Empire From Her Kitchen Table

Passion and creativity are the two essential qualities driving successful entrepreneurs<p>Successful entrepreneurs are deeply passionate about their chosen field. Passion and creativity co-exist. It's nearly impossible to have one without the other.<p>Here's an example.<p>A teacher once told Jo Malone that …

Beauty

7 Keys to Designing a Successful Video for Your Brand

The author or Leadership In Focus shares his tips for creating a video that matters<p>We live in a visual society, and increasingly, a video-based society. Video is much more compelling that other media -- when done correctly. Perhaps it is for this reason that Nicola Mendelsohn, Facebook's VP of …

Videography

Lego's new kit teaches kids to code

Lego is making its blocks smarter.<p>The company is launching a new building and coding set at CES 2017 this week that brings movement to Legos.<p>The Lego Boost kit lets kids build five different smart toy models, including a cat, robot and guitar, with the help of sensors and motors.<p>The move follows …

Lego

This new technology could charge your phone in seconds

Leaving your phone plugged in for hours could become a thing of the past, thanks to a new type of battery technology that charges in seconds and …

Electric Vehicles

Black Friday breaks $1B sales mark on mobile devices

US shoppers made $1.2 billion in purchases with their phones and tablets on Friday, the first time in US retail history that mobile revenue exceeded $1 billion in one day, according to data released Saturday by Adobe.<p>Overall Black Friday sales surpassed another milestone, rising 21 percent to $3.34 …

Mobile Devices

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

Director Domee Shi discusses her Chinese Canadian fairy tale about a mother and a dumpling.<p>11 min ago9:35 a.m. April 26, 2018<p>More than 600 members of …

Three Entrepreneurial Lessons Learned From a Honeymoon Israel Trip

Getting outside of your normal environment can teach you valuable lessons in entrepreneurship.<p><i>By Nick Friedman, president and co-founder of College Hunks Hauling Junk.</i><p>I recently had the opportunity to participate in a program called Honeymoon Israel, a 10-day program for newlyweds of interfaith …

Entrepreneurship

Congressional Tech Entrepreneur Defines 'Chutzpah'

While President Obama was campaigning for Hillary Clinton and Democratic candidates at a $10,000 a plate fundraiser in posh La Jolla, CA, he took the time to launch an extensive attack on local Congressman Darrell Issa (CA-49, R). The assault was brutal enough to hit the front page of national news …

5 Social Networking Sites You Should Know (But Probably Don't)

Social media can blow up your sales pipeline, but how can you reach real human beings with your message? Here are five strategies to get more bang for your social media bucks.<p>I hear a lot of people talking about "social" in corporate environments. To many, that means tweeting that their company has …

Social Media

5 Priceless Lessons From 2 Guys Who Built a $100 Million Company After Dropping Out of School

There is no single path to the top -- today's most successful people got there in an almost infinite variety of different ways.<p>One thing I've learned about success in business is that there is no single path to the top. Today's most successful company founders, entrepreneurs, and businesspeople got …

Success

A New Type Of Credit Card May Defeat Fraud

French digital security company Oberthur Technologies has recently introduced the Motion Code™ credit card. Currently being tested by two financial institutions in France and a bank in Poland, the card has a small screen embedded on the back containing the security code or card verification value …

This Credit Card Has a Screen So Its Security Code Can Change Every Hour

An ever-changing security code could prevent credit card fraud and thefts.<p>In order to combat the rise of online credit card theft, several French banks are partnering with security company Oberthur Technologies to create a credit card with a security code that is constantly changing so that within …

5 Remarkably Powerful Customer Service Secrets From the Hospitality Industry

Take a cue from Richard Branson, Danny Meyer, the Ritz-Carlton, Tom Colicchio, and other customer service experts.<p>If there's an industry that knows how to provide truly exceptional customer service, it's the hospitality industry--the men and women who every day and night put heads in beds and food …

Hospitality

Walmart is making a comeback. Watch out, Amazon?

Can anything stop Amazon? Don't rule out a little retailer based in Arkansas. What's its name again? Oh yeah. Walmart.<p>Yes, Amazon hit another new all-time high Thursday. Shares are now up 23% this year. The company's market value is $395 billion. Billion. With a capital B. Just like Bezos.<p>And sure, …

Why successful companies don’t hire star employees

It’s the latest buzz in business: to be a successful company these days, you need to attract and retain so-called “rock star” employees: highly …

How This Company Is Using Deep Learning to Change the Retail Game

Houzz is offering people who are remodeling their homes a brand-new way to buy products.<p>Online shopping has the potential to be so much smarter. If you stumble across a rug or lamp you like in a photo, shouldn't it be easier to track down where to buy it? One home design website is aiming to do …

Machine Learning

Ancient Ayurvedic Hair Oil Treatment from India-Make your hair grow Thicker and Faster: DIY

Hello Everyone,<p>Indian ladies have been praised all over the globe for their lustrous, long and shiny hair. Indian women are known for their thick …

Real, Life-Sized Transformers

Ever dreamed of a real, life-sized Transformer in your garage? The Turkish startup Letrons now offers you exactly that: Their animatronic <i>Autobot</i> …

Remote Controls

7 Most Promising US Startups (Automotive and Digital Health)

Silicon Valley is considered to be a Mecca for all technology entrepreneurs. Startup owners want to have a presence in the US to be closer to …

Headphones

7 things you didn’t know about CERN and the strange world of particle physics

Four years after the discovery of the Higgs Boson particle, the world’s biggest science experiment is still seeking to unlock the mysteries of our …

What does success at work really mean?

What defines a successful career? Why is it that, by conventional definitions, only the few people at the top of the ladder have successful careers, …

These jobs are set to disappear fastest in the US

America is going to see some huge employment shifts in the next decade, as in past decades, thanks above all to technology.<p>The biggest losers? …

7 Crucial Lessons People Often Learn Too Late in Life

As long as you learn them sometime, right?<p>Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best …

replicated

5 Mobile Apps That Earn You Real Money

1YUMCHEK<p>5 Mobile apps that offer the opportunity to earn real Cash & Rewards – Yumchek<p>Yumchek is available for iOS and Android, this free app adds …

This New App Is Attempting to Reinvent the $20 Billion Sales Training Industry

Everyone can be world class, and the key to mastery of sales is through self-enablement.<p>As business developers and salespeople, we all know what to do to perform our best, so why don't we do it?<p>What separates top performers from the mediocre?<p>The founders at FOCUS<i>,</i> a tech startup in San Francisco, …

Michael Jordan

5 Excellent Reasons Smart People Rent a Home Instead of Buying One

Before you plunk down that down payment, read this.<p>You've heard it many times: Renting is a sucker bet--you're making your landlord rich instead of yourself. Paying rent is like throwing money away. If there's any way to become a homeowner, you should do it.<p>Not so fast. Owning real estate isn't the …

Real Estate

How All That Air Conditioning Is Messing With Your Mind

Could it actually turn out that air conditioning does our brains more harm than good?<p>Have you ever wondered how so many people--especially those in the United States--handled summer heat before the blessings of air conditioning? Notorious for its reputation of having coolers on ice-cold blast …

Off-grid