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The Oatmeal's 'Exploding Kittens' Kickstarter Could Set A New Funding Record

Leave it to the Oatmeal, king of the Internet. When the ever-popular cartoonist took to Kickstarter to fund an upcoming card game called “Exploding Kittens,” he was able to raise his modest $10,000 goal in a mere 20 minutes. It by no means stopped there. The game, co-developed with Elan Lee and …

Exploding Kittens

Is the Apple Watch's battery going to be a huge let down?

How do you feel about a smartwatch that can only put up with a few hours of usage and needs recharging daily?<p>Apple has already told potential buyers …

Smartwatches

These Are the Hottest Fine Watches on the Resale Market Right Now

From Rolex to Cartier, these timepieces are the most popular things on the consignment market.<p>From Rolex to Cartier, these timepieces are the most popular things on the consignment market.

Watches

SIHH 2015: Introducing the Exceptional A. Lange & Sohne Saxonia Automatik

It’s January and every watch geek knows what that means. Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, more commonly referred to as SIHH, has arrived! Amongst the exhibitors at this grandiose affair are Cartier, Piaget, Vacheron Constantin, A. Lange & Sohne, and a plethora of other Richemont brands …

A. Lange & Söhne

9 Terrible Reasons To Start A Small Business

There are a lot of articles out there telling you to go forth and start a business! But the truth is, not everyone should start a business. If more of the 80 percent of small businesses that fail had but hesitated and considered why they were getting into business, we’d probably have fewer …

Small Business

How To Plan Your Small Business's Future According To Barbara Corcoran

What is your endgame? This is a conundrum many entrepreneurs face before they start a business. Another tough decision is how much equity should you give employees so they share in your company’s success. Small business pro and angel investor Barbara Corcoran shares her expertise with the CEO of …

Successful Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Small Business Advice

The best small business advice comes from your peers. Here are the best tried-and-tested approaches from successful Australian …

'Busy' Is No Excuse for Poor Business Management | Inc.com

Successful businesses are busy businesses. It takes a lot of time and effort to juggle multiple projects, people, and resources. But the best business managers can do this effectively without any negative impact on current or future projects. Poor management can and will catch up with you …

Customer Service

✔ My way of project management and planning

Some time ago I wrote about how I deal with my "Inboxes" and offered a set of extra tips and tricks from my "10 Steps to Ultimate Productivity Video …

How To Grow And Change, While Retaining What's Best

Several questions that reflect a common theme have come up repeatedly in recent workshops — namely, how do you sustain your organization and yet respond to changing times? It’s not easy. Yes, a legacy business and all of the success it represents must be protected, but it may not be the right …

Innovation

The one task leaders should never delegate

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>Leaders must micromanage.<p>I know, leaders are supposed to set …

Can you judge leadership potential by looking at someone’s earlobes?

…our research shows that people with subtle asymmetries—for example, imbalances in ear or finger length—are often better “transformational” leaders, …

Evaluate Your Leadership Development Program

Despite studies showing that succession is an essential part of strategic planning, many companies ignore leadership development to focus on more immediate challenges. But your organization’s future success depends on identifying and developing the next generation of its leaders.<p>According to a 2014 …

4 Stories Great Leaders Tell To Engage Their People

German novelist and playwright Gustav Freytag wanted to understand how storytelling impacted the human psyche. He wondered, “What makes a story so engaging that it changes a person’s behavior?” After studying William Shakespeare’s work, Freytag designed a map of storytelling—a key that explained …

Leadership

The best eye masks to de-puff and reduce wrinkles

Meet the eye masks that'll overhaul your eyes...<p>The skin under our eyes in January is not a happy place. Thanks to a combination of the excesses of …

Zara SS15 collection: The Marie Claire edit

52 images<p>A new season, a new Zara collection. Yes, the SS15 range is about to drop. See all the pieces we're wishing for, here...<p>Zara SS15<p>Zara’s SS15 …

Online Shopping: Fashion Buys You Need This Week

36 images<p>From high street bargains to high-end investment buys, we’ve chosen the very best pieces that are landing in store and online this …

Jimmy Choo's wedding collection for 2015

With a collection of white heels, gold minaudières and delicate lace ballerina flats, this year the British shoe house has expanded its wedding …

Weddings

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Amy Poehler helped orphan children via improv

Amy Poehler says that she related to orphaned children in Hawaii through improv.<p>Aside from making us all long to be her best friend after her witty …

Thirty star shoes for Spring/Summer 2015

For Spring/Summer 2015, designers have brought a fusion of influences from the Seventies revival, folk craft spirit, mix & match materials and …

Rick Owens responds to penis controversy

Rick Owens has responded to the controversy surrounding his runway show last week that showed models with their man parts out.<p>Getty Images<p>The …

Lisa Armstrong

Head of Fashion

100 under £100: Best spring buys

101 images<p>Spring trends to update your wardrobe, all for under £100...<p>Best Spring Buys<p>Spring is on the way, and what better way to celebrate than to …

Europe’s Economic Band-Aid Won’t Cure What Really Ails It

"If we lose trade to China, our neighbors to the south will be glad to take...<p>"If we lose trade to China, our neighbors to the south will be glad to …

George Soros : the wisdom of the man who 'broke the Bank of England'

"The man who broke the Bank of England" has a way with words as well as money. As the legendary investor announces his retirement, we review some of his best<p>There are few more widely respected people in the investment industry than George Soros. In the modern era, only Warren Buffett compares.<p>But …

Ukraine switches to European gas amid Russia dispute

Ukraine has said it plans to cover 60% of its gas needs from European suppliers, with the rest being delivered by traditional supplier Russia, …

North Sea's EnQuest renegotiates debt covenants as oil slumps

EnQuest is the latest North Sea oil company having to adjust to falling oil prices<p>North Sea oil company EnQuest has been forced to renegotiate its debt covenants in the latest sign of the impact that lower oil prices are having on the industry.<p>The company said Friday: “Given changes in the oil …

Asia's Richest Man Closing In On $15 Billion Deal For U.K.'s O2

Billionaire Li Ka-shing announced on Friday that Hutchison Whampoa had entered exclusive negotiations to buy mobile phone operator O2 from Spain’s Telefonica for more than 10.25 billion pounds ($15 billion).<br>The terms of the deal would require Hutchison to pay a cash price of 9.25 billion pounds, …

Telecoms