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'The 4-Hour Workweek' author says a 3-step process he learned from Tony Robbins drastically improved his life

In many ways, Tim Ferriss carries on a tradition well established by Tony Robbins: finding people at the top of their fields, determining what makes them tick, and then passing those insights along to a general audience.<p>After Ferriss, who wrote the best-seller "The 4-Hour Workweek," interviewed …

World’s most bizarre natural phenomena

From Australia’s bubblegum-pink lake to a blood-red waterfall in Antarctica, these seven destinations are some of the world’s strangest sights.<p>Majestic mountains and sparkling seas always attract travellers – but sometimes nature has a bigger trick up her sleeve. To track down some of the world’s …

5 Words And Phrases That Can Transform Your Work Life

A Stanford design and engineering professor says making simple changes to the words and phrases we use can empower us to achieve our goals.<p>Reporting for this story took a different turn from the beginning.<p>Usually when I reach out to experts I get enthusiastic replies. But that was not the case when …

Stanford University

Photographer Overlays Photos, Creates a Window to the Past

Hungarian artist and photographer Kernyi Zoltn compares images from the past to the present in his series titled <i>Ablak a Mltra</i>, translated as <i>Window to the Past</i>. The photographer takes images from Fortepan, a site with an online collection of amateur photos from 1900 through the 1990's, and overlays …

NEW UNICORNS: The 42 startups that grew to be worth billions in 2015

1/<p>42. Datto<p>Screenshot/YouTube<p><b>Valuation:</b> $1 billion<p><b>Founded:</b> 2007<p><b>What it does:</b> Datto helps small and medium-sized businesses get back to work after …

Light L16 is a Point-and-Shoot That Packs 16 Cameras for 52MP Photos

The stealthy camera startup Light today announced a revolutionary new point-and-shoot camera that aims to transform the way we think about cameras. …

Cameras

CEOs with Daughters Run More Socially Responsible Firms: An Interview with Henrik Cronqvist

The Study: Henrik Cronqvist of the University of Miami and Frank Yu of China Europe International Business School compared the corporate social responsibility ratings of S&P 500 companies with information about the offspring of their chief executive officers. The researchers found that when a firm …

CEOs

Does body language help a TED Talk go viral? 5 nonverbal patterns from blockbuster talks

Hand gestures might make a talk feel more compelling. In a poll that asked volunteers to rate TED Talks, there appeared to be a correlation between …

Public Speaking

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Advertising Industry

These 10 Movies Just May Be The Most Beautiful Ever

As we’ve mentioned before, Wes Anderson’s meticulous attention to detail, dollhouse-like set design, and fondness for centering make for some of the most easy-on-the-eyes movies. Even Anderson’s work didn’t make the cut, however, in a new video essay on the most beautiful films of all time.<p>The …

Omnichannel vs Multichannel and the Store of the Future

en_US<p>article<p>You can't attend an ecommerce conference without one or ten sessions on "omnichannel" on the agenda. Like big data, it's a buzzword that …

Beauty: boyfriend perfume – the best kind of relationship

I first fell in love with men's perfume when I borrowed a fling's <b>Guerlain Vetiver</b>-laced jumper to wear to the pub and decided that my relationship with the iconic green, woody scent would almost certainly prove more enduring (reader, I did not marry him, but I did introduce him to Chanel No19, so …

Breaking Down Social Media Use By Age

Social Media

This New Moleskine Is Like An iPad Made Of Paper

Like to be creative on paper but hate the thought losing your best ideas? Moleskine may have a solution.<p>Ask companies like Adobe and Fiftythree, and they’ll tell you that tablets are the future of drawing. Give in, and get used to the concept of touching a stylus to your screen. Because as hardware …

Digital Age

Borsa İstanbul'un girişimcileri hedefleyen Özel Pazar'ında üyelik kayıtları başladı

Borsa İstanbul’un girişimcilerin halka açılmadan finansman, likidite ve yeni yatırım desteği aramasına fırsat sağlayacak Özel Pazar’ı bugün, yani 26 …

10 Rising Social Networks You Should Explore

Had enough of Facebook and Twitter? It may be time to switch up your go-to social network.<p>With the daily explosion of startups, there are plenty of …

Study Finds Shoppers Prefer Brick-And-Mortar Stores to Amazon and EBay

Take warnings that Amazon, Ebay and other online and mobile commerce outlets could render brick-and-mortar retailers virtually obsolete with a heaping chunk of salt. When it comes to consumer shopping desires, the store’s still the thing.<p>That’s the key takeaway from the A.T. Kearney Omnichannel …

4 Innovative Ways to Tie a Chic Summer Sarong

Remarkable Macro Photograph of a Hummingbird by Chris Morgan | Colossal

<p>Photographer Chris Morgan snapped these great macro shots of hummingbirds in 2011 at Bosque De Paz, a 3,000 acre privately-owned biological reserve …

7 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free right now

This has been a great week for iPhone and iPad app sales, and we’re finishing strong with seven solid apps you can add to your collection. Today’s …

Fashion: A better business model | Financial Times

A few weeks from now, young women all over the world will decide that what they really want to wear this summer is a long, flowing trenchcoat with a …

Clothing

Looksery Launches On Kickstarter With An App That Makes You Look Better (Or Just Funnier) On Video Chat

While I don’t tend to write about mobile apps undergoing crowdfunding campaigns because – well, just code the thing already – I’m going to make an exception for Looksery. Announced today on Kickstarter, this new mobile video communications startup is working to introduce a clever application that …

The Global Talent Survey has been closed

Thank you for your interest in the Global Talent Survey.<br>The 2014 survey has been closed. If you would like to participate in the next Global Talent …

Your Banker Wants To Know If You Are Pregnant

Your banker wants to know if your wife has thrown you out of the house. Or if one of your parents has died. Or if you are expecting a child.<p>Because banks typically make more money when they know clients better, they are stepping up efforts to learn more personal information. For example, in recent …

Ivan Raszl

Body-scanning touchscreen corridor offers digital recommendations in-store

France-based Klépierre has developed the Inspiration Corridor, a booth that uses facial and body recognition, as well as purchase histories, to …

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