Zeshan Rasul

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The Interview is the most disappointing movie of 2014

<i>The Interview</i> is probably the most famous — most infamous — film of 2014.<p><i>This review comes with a content warning for sexual violence.</i><p>Originally slated for a Christmas Day release in theaters, the film about two dopey TV producers sent to interview Supreme Leader of North Korea Kim Jong-un has …

President Obama Made One Of History's Greatest Stock Market Calls In March 2009

Barack Obama is having a pretty good month. On Thursday, the Supreme Court voted in favor to uphold the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare.<p>You could argue that he's having a pretty good presidency overall. On comedian Marc Maron's podcast on Monday, he listed a bunch of things he accomplished while …

Dow 17,000 is on the wrong side of history

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Today’s bull market is the fourth biggest since the 1929 crash after stocks have nearly tripled since the …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Time Management

7 Pieces of Job Advice Your College Isn't Giving You

It's no secret that the current job market for recent graduates is — how can we put this lightly — not the best.<p>The process of looking for a job is …

5 Ways We Neglect Our Own Creativity–And How to Bring It Back

From the naysaying voice inside your head to schedules crammed with inspiration-killing tasks, here’s how to overcome five of the most common creative blocks.<p>Creative work takes time. It’s prone to blockages, inconsistent results, and a long gestation period that can feel like navel gazing. When …

A Company Without Job Titles Will Still Have Hierarchies

Radically flat. That’s the management goal that Tony Hseih, founder of e-commerce giant Zappos, aims to achieve by the end of 2014. To get there, Hsieh plans to toss out the traditional corporate hierarchy by eliminating titles among his 1,500 employees that can lead to bottlenecks in …

Snapchat, Hedge Funds, and the Future of Investing in Startups

Where there’s money to be made, you’ll find investors…ok, hedge funds.<p>Leena Rao’s TechCrunch article yesterday on the return of hedge funds to startup investing identifies a trend that we all felt was happening but didn’t necessarily have the high-profile example to jog us. When Snapchat, the hot …

How To Be A Super-Achiever: The 10 Qualities That Matter

<b>This is an update of a story by Jenna Goudreau.</b><p>What do actor Alec Baldwin, game-show champion Ken Jennings and baseball icon Yogi Berra have in common?<p>That’s what husband-and-wife duo Camille Sweeney and Josh Gosfield set out to discover. For their book <i>The Art of Doing: How Superachievers Do What</i> …