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Elon Musk’s New Company Boosts Brain Power

Elon Musk has been at it again setting up yet another new, innovative company. This one is focused on enhancing the brain’s capabilities through some …

Elon Musk just made his smartest strategic move ever for Tesla

Yes, he's also a billionaire, presiding over Tesla and SpaceX, with plans to save the world and colonize Mars.<p>But when you get right down to it, Musk has never forgotten what it was like to live on the entrepreneurial edge. In 2008, Tesla nearly went bankrupt. Only a last-minute fund-raise staved …

Tesla

101 Quotes From Lao Tzu That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

Lao Tzu was an ancient philosopher and writer who founded the philosophical framework for Taoism, which has had a huge influence on Chinese …

Eleven signs that you lack emotional intelligence

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform those with the highest IQs 70 percent of the time. This anomaly threw a massive wrench into the broadly held assumption that IQ was the sole source …

Emotional Intelligence

Elon Musk’s Billion-Dollar Crusade to Stop the A.I. Apocalypse

Elon Musk is famous for his futuristic gambles, but Silicon Valley’s latest rush to embrace artificial intelligence scares him. And he thinks you should be frightened too. Inside his efforts to influence the rapidly advancing field and its proponents, and to save humanity from machine-learning …

Peter Thiel

Brene Brown on the 1 Question You Need to Ask About People You Truly Dislike | Inc.com

Every entrepreneur learns quickly that creating your own path doesn't make you less reliant on others. In fact, it is the reverse: While a traditional corporate job may hand you one boss, entrepreneurship requires building and maintaining a healthy relationship with co-founders, customers, funders, …

Customers

10 Success lessons from Walt Disney – “From Rags to Riches” for entrepreneurs

Share120<p>Tweet<p>Share224<p>+18<p>Shares 352<p>Our childhood would have been dreary without this genius of a man. Walt Disney was also another boy brought up in a …

UberPool And LyftLine Find The Gaps In Public Transit

New carpool options that have debuted nationwide this summer may cheaply and speedily close gaps in service that have long tormented transit users, according to a study released Wednesday.<p>UberPool and LyftLine allow riders to share their ride with travelers going in the same direction, for a …

Transportation

Chinese Clone Cars Raise the Ire of Western Automakers

Alibaba, the Chinese answer to Amazon and eBay, touched off a firestorm last month when it was admitted to the Washington-based Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition. That spurred a wave of defection, notably including fashion house Gucci, which described Alibaba as a “dangerous and damaging adversary” for …

Land Rover

Apple and Google surprise Daimler with their progress on cars

You'd think that the head of Daimler would have little to worry about from Silicon Valley right now given his company's technological progress, but there is apparently a good reason to be nervous. CEO Dieter Zetsche tells <i>Welt am Sonntag</i> that a visit to tech companies in the Valley left Daimler …

Forget Time Management. Do This Instead | Inc.com

How much do you think about time management? If you're like most busy professionals, the answer is, quite a lot. You're always trying to squeeze the most productivity you can out of every minute you spend at work. You hate being limited by the 24-hour day.<p>Managing our limited time is well and good, …

Time Management

Scientists Send Messages Directly From One Brain To Another

But the cumbersome experimental setup won’t replace Facebook's Messenger app anytime soon.<p>So a team of neuroscientists sent a message from the brain of one person in India, to the brains of three people in France, using brainwave-reading equipment and the Internet. Yes, really.<p>The process is slow …

The Brain

How the U.S. Airline Industry Found Its Edge

Ever since Leonardo Da Vinci started scribbling designs for flying machines in his notebook, aviation has attracted bold, blue-sky thinking. Aviators continue to dream big: see Airbus’ sublimely odd design for a jumbo jet that mimics animal skeletons as a recent example. But since deregulation in …

Court stops scientists from publishing codes that could wirelessly lockpick Porsches

Three cryptography experts from a Dutch university have cracked the codes used to start luxury cars such as Audis, Bentleys, Porsches, and Lamborghinis, knowledge that could allow anyone with the right tools to wirelessly lockpick a $300,000 car. The researchers were preparing to publish a paper in …

Charity governance: despite some good practice, a way to go

In difficult economic times strong governance is more important than ever to enable charities to respond effectively and rapidly to emerging risks …

7 Things You Can Do To Make Your Boss Think You're Wonderful

We human beings like to operate in tribes. We have done since the beginning of time: a bunch of people have a better shot at survival than one or two. It’s easier to kill big things to eat, grow crops, build shelter, raise children and defend yourself from enemies if you have a group.<p>The main …

How To Quit Your Job Without Burning Your Bridges

<i>This is a guest post by Wendy S. Goffe, a trusts and estates lawyer with</i> Stoel Rives <i>in Seattle.</i> <i>You can follow her on Twitter.</i><p>Today is my first day at a new job. This is only my third job change in almost 20 years. The second one didn’t really count since the century-old firm I was at dissolved and …