Bill Gates

11 Great Quotes on Money From Andrew Carnegie's 'The Gospel of Wealth'

How Andrew Carnegie, one of the richest men in history, thought about wealth, charity and 'the good old times.'<p>Andrew Carnegie: <i>The Gospel of Wealth</i><p>Andrew Carnegie's 1889 Essay, <i>The Gospel of Wealth</i><p>A Modernized Version of Andrew Carnegie's <i>The Gospel of Wealth</i><p>11 Great Quotes on Money From Andrew …

Entrepreneurship

Life lessons: What I’ve learnt about the art of strategic leadership

I have a background in healthcare consultancy and started Lantum after witnessing first-hand how inefficient staffing practices were in the NHS. Lantum radically transforms how the healthcare sector manages its staffing needs by providing intelligent workforce-management software that also connects …

Business Strategy

Universal basic income costs far less than you think

Want to get rid of poverty, lessen inequality and provide financial stability in a world of precarious work? Well, why not simply give everyone enough money to ensure basic sustenance?<p>This is the deceptively simple solution proposed by advocates of universal basic income (UBI.) Just transfer enough …

Income Inequality

McDonald's confirms the McGold Card is real and it will get you free food for life - this is how you can get one

The rumours have finally been confirmed as true - the McDonald’s Gold Card is real , and it could bag you free fast food for life.<p>Tales of the …

McDonald's

There's A Reason Why Mom Jealousy Is So Exhausting, & It's All Because Of Your Brain

I'm as guilty of it as anyone: I see another mom and immediately assess how I'm falling short. Whether I'm scrolling through social media or having a …

Bill Gates

23 Fascinating Bitcoin And Blockchain Quotes Everyone Should Read

Even though Bitcoin and blockchain are still in their infancy, they have both been the “talk of the town” as experts contemplate the potential ramifications—good and bad—for virtually every industry. As the leading cryptocurrency, Bitcoin is the first exposure many people have to blockchain …

Bitcoin

Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Have This Exclusive McDonald's Perk -- And You Could, Too. 3 Things to Know Today.

Stay in the know in 60 seconds.<p>How much are you lovin’ it? Use McDonald’s mobile ordering app any time in the next 10 days and you’ll be entered to win a McGold Card, which entitles holders to free food for life at the restaurant chain. Reportedly Bill Gates and Warren Buffett are already McGold …

McDonald's

Google Is Planning Yet Another Office Tower in Amazon’s Backyard

Google is taking another big step onto Amazon.com Inc.’s turf in Seattle’s fast-growing tech hub.<p>The search-engine giant will be the office tenant in …

Brokerage

This simple method is used by Bill Gates, Larry Page and even Bono to tackle their biggest goals

Setting and achieving realistic goals is difficult for anyone — including Bill Gates. While the Microsoft founder was a master coder, he struggled …

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

The Challenge of Giving Away $1 Billion

Leon Cooperman, founder of hedge fund Omega Advisors Inc., has a billion-dollar problem. Over the course of his career, he has accumulated lots of money. He now plans on giving it all away during his lifetime.<p>This turns out to be much more challenging than it might might seem.<p>First, you have to …

Opinion

Self-made millionaire says you don’t need good A-levels to get your dream job

A self-made millionaire has told students that they don’t need good A-levels to get their dream job, ahead of exam results day.<p>Samuel Leach was 21 …

TED Talks

Would You Rather Have Income Equality or Income Mobility?

Would you rather live with more income equality in Pakistan, or less income equality in Hong Kong?<p>The conflict over income inequality, the rich …

Income Inequality

This Cardiologist Quit His Successful Career to Create Meat That Could Actually Help Save People and the Planet

As the world’s population rises closer to the projected 10 billion mark by 2050, forward-thinking individuals have been looking to innovative ways to …

Green Living

8 movies that really got science wrong - STAT

<b>Starring</b><br>Dustin Hoffman, Rene Russo, and Morgan Freeman<p><b>IMDB plot summary</b><br>Army doctors struggle to find a cure for a deadly virus spreading throughout a …

Medicine

Niall Ferguson: The Square and the Tower review - of groups and power

The controversial historian Niall Ferguson is the author of some dozen books, including substantial narratives of the Rothschild dynasty, a history …

Niall Ferguson

Twitter Shares Could Hit $52 Within a Year: Citron | Investopedia

Twitter Inc.’s (TWTR) stock may get a lot of attention because of presidential tweets, but beyond being a preferred venue for Donald Trump, it’s …

Social Media

Why Bill Gates Is Reading “Capitalism Without Capital”

The tech-mogul-turned philanthropist has just published a review of a dense 2017 book on how “intangible assets”–things like software and data–are changing the economy.<p>Mid-2018 might seem like a strange time for Bill Gates to review a largely academic book that came out in late 2017. But as Gates …

Princeton University

2 Percent of the Population Embraces These 11 Mindsets. There's 1 Reason That is Holding Everyone Else Back.

Sometimes, all you have to do is take a calculated leap.<p>We've all been told before to 'get out of our comfort zone", to "not let life pass us by," and most definitely to 'follow our dreams', right (that's my personal, overused favorite)? Once upon a time, those bits of advice weren't ubiquitous of …

Self-improvement

These Oreo cookies are meant for left-handed snackers

Oreo has come up with a new counter-clockwise twist in honor of International Left Handers Day on Aug. 13. The iconic creme-filled chocolate sandwich cookies are now available in a left-handed version designed to appeal to Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Barack Obama and other lefties.<p>Oreo trumpeted the …

Dessert

What would it take to become a trillionaire?

Apple has crossed over into the four-comma club – what would it take for a person to do the same?<p>Do you know what you’d do with a trillion dollars? Would you buy a fleet of private jets or dune buggies or maybe dine on gold-plated chicken wings? Or would you just withdraw a huge pile of cash and …

Jeff Bezos

One group definitely faces prejudice in college admissions. It's not who you think it is.

Do Harvard and other elite universities illegally discriminate against Asian-American applicants?<p>I’m not sure. But there’s another group of people who definitely face routine prejudice in college admissions. They’re the quiet types who keep to themselves, often preferring a relaxed evening at home …

College & University

Satya Nadella dumps one-third of his Microsoft shares

Last Friday, Microsoft chief Satya Nadella sold about 328,000 shares in the company, representing 30% of common stock he holds, at an average price …

Satya Nadella

50Mbps Is The NBN's New 'Sweet Spot'

Image: speedtest.net<p>More than 1.45 million NBN users have 50Mbps connections per a report released by the ACCC yesterday. That accounts for 35 per …

Net Neutrality

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway reloads on Apple, Goldman Sachs and airline stocks

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway increased its stake in Apple by 5 percent, according to a regulatory filing Tuesday that discloses positions through the end of the second quarter.<p>Berkshire also upped its holdings of Goldman Sachs by 21 percent, Delta by 18.8 percent and Southwest by 18.7 …

Business

On This #LeftHandersDay, Twitter Users Share Their Struggles And Strengths That Unite Them

"Today is the day where we celebrate our left-handed heritage while standing up against pens that smudge..."<p>While an estimated 15 percent of the …

Twitter

Reimagining Cannabis Wellness

L.A.-based personal trainer Justin Williams stands atop the Malibu Hills, which dip down to the Pacific Ocean and melt into haze just past Santa …

Cannabis

Why You Need a Left-Handed Steak Knife

It's a tiny convenience in a world built for righties.<p>While lefties may be in good company—Bill Gates, Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, and Prince …

Knives

Mobile tech helps Asia ‘leapfrog’ economic development, but not Africa. Here’s why – FT

The rapid spread of mobile technology in the developing world — especially in Africa, which has lagged behind most of Asia and Latin America in …

Mobile Technology

#LeftHandersDay: Ten of the world's most famous 'lefties'

International Left Hander Day is celebrated annually on August 13 and pays homage to the uniqueness of "lefties" across the globe. The first recorded …

Tom Cruise

Did You Know That These Famous People Are Left-Handed?

“Left se mat khao!” (“Don’t eat with your left hand!”)<p>“Left se mat likho!” (“Don’t write with your left hand!”)<p>Many of us have been subjected to …

Culture (India)