Ritesh D Sinha

22 Added | 5 Magazines | 9 Following | @riteshbaabu | Keep up with Ritesh D Sinha on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Ritesh D Sinha”

Creamy Slow Cooker Chicken Will Have You Dreaming of France

Mustard is one of those condiments that can add a lot of easy flavor to your cooking. And two kinds of mustard (grainy and smooth)? Now you're …

Slow Cookers

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

To Win More Prospects, Stop Selling and Start Courting

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The relationship between the buyer and seller is tricky by definition. In a perfect world, it would be a healthy partnership with open lines of communication, honesty and mutual respect. But we don’t live in a perfect world. The reality …

Relationships

The Most Incredible Use Of 425 Square Feet You've Ever Seen

It’s really hard to make 425 square feet look spacious but Specht Harpman Architects managed to do just that in this once awkward New York City …

New York City

7 Things You Can Do on Friday to Make Monday Awesome | Inc.com

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 brain, in anticipation of the time off, just says: <i>I have had enough! Bring on the downtime.</i> Then the afternoon just drags on and …

Productivity

Score a Meeting with Just About Anyone

We’re all inundated with meeting requests. It’s easy to say no to the egregious ones, like the stranger who recently emailed me to suggest that I meet with him on a specific date so I could provide him with free career coaching. But — though I know better than to ask for pro bono resume critiques — …

5 Tips for Off-the-Cuff Speaking

If it’s true that many people fear public speaking more than death, it’s equally true that businesspeople are condemned to a thousand small deaths in client pitches, in boardrooms, and on stage. And that death can turn slow and torturous when you are asked to speak unexpectedly with little or no …

Here's What The 'Smart Casual' Dress Code Really Means

You just landed your dream job. Congratulations!<p>After offering you the position, the hiring manager goes over all the details of your new gig: start date, salary, manager's name, and dress code — which, she says, is "smart casual."<p>So you put in your two weeks notice, shoot your new boss an email, …

Clothing

5 disturbing stats on black-white inequality

The protests in Ferguson, Missouri, have laid bare America's ongoing racial divide.<p>One source of that tension is the large financial gap between black and white Americans.<p>The figures are staggering.<p>A typical black household has accumulated less than one-tenth of the wealth of a typical white one. …

Retail Banking

14 Brilliant Insights From Legendary Investor Jim Rogers

In 2007, he packed up and moved to Singapore where he is essentially shorting the West.<p>Behind Rogers' quick wit and endless charm are brilliant investing insights he gained during his lengthy and legendary career.<p>We put together 14 of the best insights that every investor will find helpful.

Stock Markets

To Succeed, Fill These 5 Roles With the Right People

The solution to many problems is keeping close to people with the knowledge and concern to help you figure it out.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Look around right now. What do you see? The walls of your home office, gray cubicle partitions or a roomful of caffeinated …

Entrepreneurship

10 Tips To Supercharge Your Savings

(<i>This article previously appeared on RealDealRetirement.com</i>.)<p>Most of us find saving difficult. That’s not surprising, as research shows our brains are hard-wired for immediate gratification. The flashy new car we can have right now has a lot more appeal than some vague notion of financial security …

10 Ways You Can Blow a First Impression

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever hear the saying, “you only have one chance at a first impression"? Of course you have, because you didn’t just fall off the turnip truck yesterday.<p>The difficulty with first impressions is that when you meet someone new, you don’t …

Los Angeles

The 2 Words Entrepreneurs Should Avoid

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When my business partner and I started Wild Creations several years ago, it was my first endeavor into entrepreneurship. I had a business plan, a healthy line of credit, and a couple of credit cards with no balance. Predictably, our first …

Entrepreneurship

Take a Look: Researchers Aim to Create Vision-Correcting Displays

If you wear glasses or contacts, you’ll want to get a look at this.<p>When we were kids, our parents told us not to sit too close to the TV screen, because it would ruin our eyes. Today, thanks to scientists at the University of California at Berkeley, and MIT, watching television -- or your computer …

UC Berkeley

5 Easy Ways to Make Philanthropy Part of Your Company Culture

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, it can be very hard to find time in your schedule to give back.<p>You’re struggling at a work-life balance, or figuring out the next step to propel you to success. When are you supposed to volunteer? I consider myself …

Entrepreneurship

An Ode to Transparency

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Advice can be a great thing, but sadly the average entrepreneur receives so much that he or she must become an expert in filtering out the information that simply won’t work. But there is one piece of advice that is worthwhile that works …

Transparency

After daughter’s death, parents plead for forgiveness of her $200K student-loan debt

For Steve and Darnelle Mason, coping with the 2009 death of their daughter Lisa is traumatic enough, but the California couple’s continued struggle to pay off her student loan debt — which they say exceeds $200,000 —has made recovery even more difficult.<p>Since lenders haven’t forgiven the debt, the …

Personal Finance