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33 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

And it doesn't come with a manual.<p>Luckily, there's a multitude of excellent books from founders, VCs, and CEOs who have been through it all.<p>Here's a collection of some of the best books on management, leadership, and entrepreneurship for anyone from seasoned entrepreneurs to those just starting out.<p>…

Self-improvement

2014 Jerez Moto3 Friday Practice Results | Vinales Quickest

<b>2014 Jerez Moto3 Friday Practice Results</b><p>The Moto3 Free Practice 2 session for the Gran Premio bwin de España saw ambient temperature hit 88°F and …

Fix These 5 Email Marketing Missteps Right Now

The email marketing train is a constant and fast-moving one. It is hard to get off at the high speed and seemingly even harder to slow it down and …

Win the Talent War by Opting for Transparency

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Did you know that 3 in 5 (or 61 percent) of employees say realities on the job differ from the expectations set during the interview?<p>This data point, culled from a survey by my company Glassdoor, should concern everyone in human …

Transparency

Secrets To Hiring Great Interns

From integrating them into the team to getting what you pay for: Check out these tips on finding and keeping interns.<p>You know the value of hiring interns: They should make your life easier. They should own responsibilities–small, medium, and large–like any one else at your startup. They should be a …

Employment

How to Be More Self-Confident: 5 Tips | Inc.com

I just listened to one of the most interesting interviews I've ever heard on NPR, It was a talk with Katty Kay and Claire Shipman, authors of <i>The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance--What Women Should Know</i>.<p>The interview and book are about women and self-confidence, but the advice …

Self-improvement

High-Speed Trader Virtu Calls Off IPO, For Now

High-speed trading firms have been a hot topic of conversation since author Michael Lewis released "Flash Boys," his book that tracks the history of …

Constructing negativity and the ECB

2014-04-17T13:21:39.000Z<p>By: David Keohane<p>We wonder if, after a brief blaze of real scrutiny, people have started to look past the imposition of a …

Bonds for the long run

2014-04-17T14:06:09.000Z<p>By: Dan McCrum<p>If we know one thing about investing, it’s that time and the power of compounding make stocks an essential …

Hypercars

Nail meet coffin: Mt. Gox asks to be liquidated

Mt. Gox, the embattled bitcoin exchange accused of using its customers' funds for its own purchases, losing hundreds of thousands of bitcoins, and …

BTC China Launches ATM Web App

BTC China, one of the world’s largest bitcoin exchanges by trading volume, released a new mobile-friendly Web app called the Picasso ATM today. The Picasso ATM allows users around the world to exchange the digital currency for cash without having to find a physical ATM.<p>To use Picasso ATM, bitcoin …

Why Do Watches Cost So Much?

After I tell people that I write about watches, the question inevitably arises: why do some watches cost so much? (This after the incredulity that …

7 ways to avoid an IRS audit

Slide 1 of 9<p>It’s the 1% no one wants to be a part of: the share of Americans who get audited.<p>The Internal Revenue Service is tracking down people who …

Finance

A quick finance guide for millennials

February 21, 2014 | 5:49 PM<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2014/02/21/your-money/ask-money/quick-finance-guide-millennials/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Embed Code<iframe …

Personal Finance

Everything You Need to Know About the Bitcoin Protocol

<i>This research is courtesy of Sander Duivestein, professional speaker and trendwatcher at VINT, the International Research Institute of Sogeti, and Patrick Savalle, founder and technical director at Mobbr crowd payments.</i><p>Bitcoin is big news again. The digital cryptocurrency is on the frontpage of …

Discovering the Higgs through Physics, Dance and Photography

Changing Planet<p>The Arts Council of Greater New Haven has chosen our project ¨<b>Discovering the Higgs through Physics, Dance and Photography¨</b>, as one of the seven chosen to receive funding as part of Reintegrate<i>*</i>: Enhancing Collaborations in the Arts & Sciences.<p>The Project´s team is formed by Sarah …

STOCKS FALL: Here's What You Need To Know

First, the scoreboard:<p><b>Dow:</b> 16,103.3 (-29.9, -0.1%)• <b><br>S&P 500:</b> 1,836.2 (-3.5, -0.1%)• <b><br>Nasdaq:</b> 4,263.4 (-4.1, -0.1%)<p>And now the top stories:<p>We got another disappointing housing report today. Existing home sales fell 5.1% month-over-month in January to an annualized rate of 4.62 million. Economists were …

Markets

FOMC's 2008 Transcripts Show Fed Was Slow To See Gravity Of Employment Situation

We now know that financial crisis seeped into every corner of economy, causing millions of people to lose theirs homes, savings and jobs. But as the action reached its peak back in 2008 even the people responsible for America’s monetary policy couldn’t predict how ugly things would get.<p>Friday the …

The Story of Sequoia Capital's $6.4 Billion 'Revenge' on Mark Zuckerberg

This story originally appeared on Business Insider <br>He's become a successful CEO and a generous person, but ten years ago, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg used to have something of an attitude.<p>For example, he used to carry a business card that read, "I'm CEO...Bitch."<p>Once, back then, Zuckerberg played …

Venture Capital

Get Crazy with the Vorsteiner Lamborghini Aventador-V LP-740

Carbon fiber everywhere!<p>Lamborghini’s newest batch of supercars, one-offs, and limited-production models are all focused on cutting weight through …

Motoring Exposure

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