Josh Williams

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Police expose SIM card hijacking ring

They arrested a man who used SIM swap tricks to steal cryptocurrency.<p>There's a good chance you've had to ask your carrier for a SIM swap, whether it's to replace a faulty card or to switch to another size (say, from micro SIM to nano SIM). Crooks, however, are increasingly abusing those swaps to …

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This Is How Entrepreneurs Can Dominate The Clock (But Most Don't)

One of the main reasons startups fail to grow is due to poor time management by the founders.<p>In today's market, entrepreneurs and business owners get flooded with a massive workload. Truth be told, I personally work in excess of sixty hours a week. So, unless you implement a tactical approach, …

Time Management

How to Get More Social Media Followers: 26 Strategies, Ideas & Tips

It’s a common question – how do I get more followers for my business’ social media profiles?More followers means more potential customers to market …

3 Signs That You Don't Really Know Your Core Business

When it comes to core strategy, 'Fake it 'til you make it' won't make it<p>The first question I ask entrepreneurs is, "What is your core product, and who are your core customers?"<p>Sometimes I get a quick, confident answer.<p>Sometimes, by contrast, it feels as if the poor business-builder is making it up. …

12 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Should Do In January

What a year 2016 has been. I hope this year has been a thriving one for your business. Regardless of whether this was a growth year or a stagnant year for you, I think it’s vital to an entrepreneur’s long-term success to spend intentional time reflecting on the past and planning for the future.<p>Here …

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10 Best documentaries every aspiring entrepreneur should watch

Share40<p>Tweet<p>Share61<p>+16<p>Shares 107<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re no doubt in constant search of new ways to grow your business. But who wants to slog …

10 Success lessons from Ed Catmull – “Pixar Founder, Disney Legend” for entrepreneurs

Share31<p>Tweet<p>Share43<p>+1<p>Shares 74<p>Ed Catmull is arguably one of the most talented creative geniuses alive today. He co-founded Pixar (along with Steve …

6 Tools That Get Work Done Faster So You Can Work Less

We all dream of shorter workdays or workweeks, but with advanced tools to help you work faster and smarter, it’s no longer a pipe dream for more than one in five Americans who work from home.<p>You can now get more work done faster than ever before, whether working from the same location or remotely. …

15 Time Management Tips From Exceptionally Productive Entrepreneurs

What if you could get more done without feeling overwhelmed, overworked, and overloaded?<p>Very productive people do it all the time. It actually has less to do with <i>what</i> you do as much as <i>how</i> you spend your time.<p>In <i>15 Secrets Successful People Know About Time Management,</i> Kevin Kruse shares the habits of …

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11-year-old entrepreneur ‘building’ empire

GLENVIEW, Ill. -- 11-year-old Parker Krex is likely the youngest company CEO around. He started Brick Loot a little over a year ago after this huge …

The Pecan Pie Recipes You Want And Need

Ooey, gooey perfection.<p>We know that pecan is not America's number one choice when it comes to Thanksgiving pie, but that doesn't mean it isn't a great dessert. With its buttery crust, crunchy pecans and ooey, gooey filling, this pie has the ability to make the most annoying family member seem …

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Exercises To Improve Athleticism

Are you frustrated with your results in the gym? Spinning your wheels, struggling to build athleticism or the body you want?<p>You’re not alone; I’ve worked with hundreds of guys in the same situation.<p>When it comes training, we’re all after the same thing: A body that looks and performs like our …

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6 Selfish Acts That Will Make You an Extraordinary Leader

Some of the world's greatest leaders have learned that taking care of themselves <i>first</i> gives them the advantage needed to support, impact, and inspire others.<p><b>Whether you're a CEO, founder of a startup, non-profit visionary, small business owner or the face of your personal brand, prioritizing</b> …

Watch: This Fan-Made Short Shows Star Wars From the Empire’s Point of View

This fan-made <i>Star Wars</i> animated short film, “TIE Fighter,” allows fans to experience a battle with the Rebel Alliance from the Empire’s point of view.<p>…

Are you a high potential?

Many of you might be asking yourselves, “How can I get on my company’s high potential list?” You’re putting in long hours to beat your performance …

10 Ways to Ruin Your Product

<b>Product Managers Beware!</b><p>Managing digital products isn’t always fame and glory. More often than not we see great digital products flop, popular …

No One Will Tell You How Much Time You Should Work Every Day, So I Will

You’re talented, you have great ideas and you’re hard working, but you’re often unrecognized, misunderstood and taken for granted.<p>Whether it’s in …

Steve Jobs Knew How to Run a Meeting: Here's How He Did It

At 31 years of age, Steve Jobs left Apple and started NeXT. Here's an inside look at a company meeting, and what you can learn from it.<p>Brilliant. Passionate. Overbearing. Impatient.<p>Steve Jobs's management style has been described in many ways, both positive and negative. Love him or hate him, …

The 5 Things That Separate True Leaders From Managers

Yes, there is a difference between managing and leading, and understanding it can only serve you, your business, and your employees well.<p>Do you think leadership and management mean the same thing? If you do, keep reading—knowing the difference will make your job more fun, boost your staff’s morale, …

6 Ways Product Managers Actually Manage Fear

Product managers spend a lot of time interacting with different teams – executive management, engineering, marketing, sales, customer support to name …

9 Things to Do to Grow As a Leader

Corporations, governments, universities and global development organizations alike have released research highlighting a shortage of quality leaders. However, more than ever before, the need for globally-minded leaders is at an all-time high. While leadership is not something that is developed …

Warren Buffett's Two Tips on Building Successful Businesses - Pass Them Along

CEO Warren Buffett’s recipe for business and life success is revealed in Berkshire Hathaway’s 2014 annual report released last weekend. It’s simple:<p><b>Culture + Leadership + Trust = Wealth</b><p>This formula shows how Berkshire’s unique culture and leadership has established a foundation of trust on which …

Meet America’s first drug dealer: Arnold Rothstein’s wild, real-life 1920s “Sopranos” story

<b>(HBO)</b><p>The modern drug war started with Arnold Rothstein, a criminal master so feared he managed to rig the World Series<p>Johann Hari<p>March 1, 2015 9:30pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs”<p>As I dug deeper, I realized there was a hole in the story of the …

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What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

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Haas Reveals His Team Will Join F1 In 2016

American businessman Gene Haas has revealed to Forbes that his team will join Formula One in 2016 and that he is considering locating its European headquarters in England where its engine department will be based.<p>The design and aerodynamics department will be based at the team’s head office in …