Reizo Ang

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Belgian data bad omen for euro-zone inflation

Euro zone inflation seen well below 2 percent in 2014-15: Nowotny

VIENNA (Reuters) - Inflation in the euro zone will likely stay “significantly” below the European Central Bank’s target this year and next, ECB Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny said in the Austrian National Bank’s annual report.<p>An illuminated euro sign is seen in front of the headquarters of …

Sherlock Script by Wiescher Design

Sherlock is a very mysterious script, always on the lookout for the killer-design-project. It is a joining- or not-joining-script, whatever you want it to be. The pro-version sports 807 glyphs with language support for all European languages and some – like Vietnamese. There are 7 different capital letters, some with different forms, some with swashes or underlining swings. And there are many alternate lowercase letters and ligatures as well as a set of old-style-numbers. Sherlock comes in two …

Finders Keeper's: This State Park Is Filled with Diamonds

And just two weeks ago, David Anderson, an intrepid diamond hunter, discovered a 6.19-carat white diamond after searching for four hours. It's the 15th largest diamond to have been found at the park since 1972. Anderson has found hundreds of diamonds at the park over the years, but this latest find …

Bill Clinton

How To Get An MBA For Free Online

Online courses could be the solution. While taking classes on your own wouldn't give you the career advancement or networking opportunities that come with traditional enrollment, classes on Coursera and other platforms can closely approximate the core curriculum of a top-notch MBA program.<p>Using the …

Wharton School

12 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about business

The online movie and TV service has a vast cache of business and tech documentaries that anyone with a subscription can watch instantly. The topics range from profiles of great tech innovators like Steve Jobs to deep dives into industrial design.<p>Each of these 12 documentaries offers an entertaining …

Bill Gates

7 Public Speaking Secrets From The Most Popular TED Talks

"From small meeting rooms to major boardrooms, storytelling is becoming a bigger part of how people share ideas," says Jeremey Donovan, a TEDx organizer and the author of new book "How to Deliver a TED Talk: Secrets of the World's Most Inspiring Presentations."<p>How can you deliver a talk that people …

3 Sneaky Ways To Flatter And Influence Those Around You

With that in mind, researchers surveyed thousands of corporate high-ups to get their tips on ingratiating others without raising suspicions or mistrust. In a recent post for LinkedIn, Adam Grant, a professor at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, condensed the findings into practical …

University of Pennsylvania

Here’s Why Only Children Are More Successful

As someone who has no siblings myself, I couldn't help but wonder: Are "only" children, who are by definition first-born and receive <i>all</i> parental attention, the highest achievers?<p>Taken to the extreme, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Edison, Condoleezza Rice, and Tiger Woods are just some examples of …

Siblings

Everything You Think You Know About Thomas Edison Might Be Wrong

That's according to David Burkus, author of "The Myths of Creativity," who says America's favorite innovation story may have been the result of a tremendous publicity push.<p>In his book, Burkus debunks the popular tale of Edison and what he calls the "lone creator myth." His claim? That we love the …

Light Bulbs

Barbara Corcoran Explains The Difference Between Salespeople Making $40,000 And Those Making $8 Million

Barbara Corcoran, who built her fortune in real estate, tells us what the key qualities of a great sales person are. The "Shark Tank" investor also reveals what her pitch would have been like, if she were to seek financing on the hit show.<p><i>Produced by Justin Gmoser</i>

Real Estate

How To Steal The Market From Your Bigger, Richer Competitors

She didn't have much to work with, but knew she needed to make herself known as an expert in the industry. Corcoran took the total sales her company had closed in the past six months, came up with an "average New York City apartment price," and named the report the "Corcoran Report."<p>The "Shark …

Real Estate

Founders And VCs Reveal 25 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

That's why we've rounded up the favorite, career-shaping books of well-known entrepreneurs and venture capitalists, from Amazon's Jeff Bezos to Microsoft founder Bill Gates.<p>The business leaders who picked them call these books revelatory, inspirational, and intelligent.<p>From Ayn Rand's "The …

Self-improvement

‘Passion Is BS’ And Other Life Advice From Dilbert Creator Scott Adams

The creator of Dilbert, the first syndicated comic that focused on the workplace, details his unlikely path to success in an upcoming book "How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big." In it, he describes his stalled corporate career, a string of failed business ventures, and his first …

Dilbert

Why Aggressively Investing Even In Hard Times Is One Entrepreneur's Secret To Success

"I had to make a decision: Either try to hunker down and save cash or spend what little cash was left to grow the business, despite the recession," Buonocore says.<p>Rather than stepping back, he invested heavily in a new website and strategy that dramatically boosted the company's online presence and …

Small Business

To Be Successful You Have To Decide What Not To Do

"When I was growing up my father would always tell me, 'We all only have 24 hours a day. It's what we choose to do with that time that defines us,'" Lai says. "It's the one thing you can never get back."<p>That advice led him to start Hello Design at 23, because "the worst thing that would happen is …

5 Habits of Highly Effective Communicators

Have you ever walked away from talking with someone that you’ve just met and thought to yourself <b>“Wow, this was one of the best conversations I’ve</b> …