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Planning a holiday? Here’s our edit of summer holiday destinations in India

Close your eyes and think of where you’d rather be. Sipping cocktails with your toes buried in the sand, the occasional wave throwing droplets on …

Why Facebook Is One Of The Most Innovative Companies Of 2017

Image Credit: Fast Company<p>COO Sheryl Sandberg has turned Facebook into an advertising juggernaut by prioritizing creativity and real-world …

Sheryl Sandberg

Stop Chasing the Wrong Kind of Growth

Companies in all industries eventually see their revenue growth slow. Retailers are no exception. Fickle consumers, intense competition, changing markets, and the rapid encroachment of online retailing all combine to exert pressure on the top line. The retail graveyard is filled with chains such as …

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What Carl Icahn’s Portfolio Says About His Investing Style

There's a reason why he's worth $16 billion.<p>Carl Icahn’s story as a shrewd investor started in college, where he learned to play poker with wealthy …

What $1,000 Invested in Apple, Netflix and More 10 Years Ago Is Worth Today

If only we had access to a time travel machine.<p>Over the past 10 years, the stock market has experienced one of its most severe declines in history …

The Best Lines from Elizabeth Warren's Lashing of Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf

Ouch. Just ouch.<p>The Senate Banking Committee held a hearing Tuesday to look at the unfolding scandal at Wells Fargo.<p>Earlier this month the bank …

Medicare Spending on Epipen Has Risen More Than 1000% Since 2007

Even though the number of Epipen users only rose by 164% during the same period.<p>U.S. government spending on Mylan’s Epipen in the Medicare program …

Bill Gross Thinks There's a Good Chance the Fed Raises Rates on Wednesday

The world's most famous bond manager believes the market underestimates the odds of a September move.<p>If you think there’s no shot that the Federal …

Hotel or Airbnb? New Travel Site Says It Offers the Best of Both

Sonder is a new website that claims to offer the best qualities of hotels and of Airbnb-type apartment sharing services.<p>When Sandra Sabatini booked a …

Why the EpiPen Price Scandal Sums Up Everything We Hate About Big Business & Politics

Key roles played by the rich, powerful, and influential.<p>On Wednesday afternoon, the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform is hosting a …

Here's How Airlines Made $41 Billion Last Year

So much for low ticket prices.<p>Even if you don’t fly often, it’s apparent that since 2008, when American Airlines became the first major U.S. carrier …

This Is How Much Your Sugar Habit Is Costing You

Soda taxes are just the beginning.<p>Got a sweet tooth? Your sugary habit may be costing you in more than calories.<p>Americans consume 94 grams of sugar a …

This Is MIT's Online Answer to the Student Debt Problem

It would also help tackle the labor market's skills gap<p>Both the idea of free college education and the need to recalibrate the American workforce’s …

Verna Myers: How to overcome our biases? Walk boldly toward them

The power of believing that you can improve | Carol Dweck

Trash cart superheroes | Mundano

The year in ideas: TED Talks of 2014

Leather and meat without killing animals | Andras Forgacs

The food co-op where shoppers are happy to work

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1024000/1024321_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524700639_21995f3d66f5884f96fc126ada4d0bcd<p><b>Chris Agee is loading boxes of food and drink products on to a conveyor belt down in the basement of a grocery store in Brooklyn, New York.</b><p>One …

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12 business books you will need to read in 2014

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Adam Grant here.</i><p>One of the highlights of becoming an author is getting to read some exciting books in advance, and hearing early buzz about others. It’s the book nerd’s version of seeing sneak previews of movies before they hit the silver …

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The Crazy Logistics of Holiday Deliveries, In One Timelapse

The 10 Best Design Books Of 2013

No matter how convenient Kindles are, they will never do justice to beautifully printed, full-color art and design books. (And reading them often doubles as a workout–the big ones require serious biceps to even lift.)<p>See more of the year’s best design: <br>Branding <br>Houses <br>Interfaces <br>Apps <br>Photo Essays …

A look back at how the content industry almost killed Blockbuster and Netflix (and the VCR) - http://trib.al/2mzEbUY