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The NYU professor who predicted WeWork's failed IPO identifies the companies and industries he thinks are poised to succeed — and fail — after the pandemic

Scott Galloway, who foretold Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods, is out with a new book about post-pandemic business opportunities — and crises.
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Kristy Shen

The 4 books that helped a couple retire at age 31 as self-made millionaires to travel the world

Kristy Shen and Bryce Leung began investing during the 2008 downturn and retired early in 2015. They've visited 40 countries since.
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The CTO of a $4 billion driverless tech company shares her daily routine

Laura Major manages hundreds of engineers, does focused work during lunch, and takes calls with international coworkers after putting her daughters to bed.
Premium Small Business 2020-11-24T17:49:00Z

How a former Pepsi exec built a cocktail startup that's approaching $15 million in revenue this year

Neetu Godara began pitching her pre-mixed vodka sodas at small wine shows and festivals — now Social Lite's available across the US and Canada.
Strategy 2020-11-24T17:40:07Z

Germany moves to close the gender gap by requiring companies to put women on executive boards

The new rule states that companies with more than three board members must ensure at least one is a woman.
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4 charts show how C-suite leaders are preparing for the biggest economic and workplace challenges in 2021

Consulting firm West Monroe Partners surveyed 150 executives to determine their biggest concerns heading into the new year.
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The founder of the Girls' Night In newsletter built her subscriber list to 170,000 people in less than 4 years. Here are her best tips for growing a loyal audience.

Alisha Ramos grew her audience organically to 30,000 people in her first year by keeping subject lines consistent and responding to every reader.
Small Business 2020-11-24T15:11:26Z

How business owners can protect their reputations and mitigate the worst threats — both internal and external

Focus on maintaining trust with your customers, as well as managing expectations and monitoring customer sentiment online, to avoid reputation crises.
Strategy 2020-11-24T15:04:54Z

How businesses are selling their expertise online to cash in on the boom in virtual learning during the pandemic

If you can't do, teach. And when you teach, make sure you're charging for it — ideally with a subscription.
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The cofounder of Supergiant, which created hit video game Hades, quit his job and moved in with his dad to make games. Here's how his team manages the workload in an industry struggling with burnout.

Supergiant maintained a healthy work culture by limiting emails, enforcing vacation days, and trying to make schedules that fit workers' lives.
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Star writers are making 6 figures on Substack, but most need different tactics. Here are 4 tips from successful creators who started from scratch.

Substack success stories have amateur writers signing up in droves, but most will need to follow a different strategy to earn a living.
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How to get hired at Microsoft, according to current and former engineers and recruiters

Be curious, passionate, and collaborative — and be ready to be quizzed on Microsoft's products.
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The former Andreessen Horowitz investor who coined the phrase 'passion economy' explains how it's easier than ever to turn your expertise into a business venture

In the passion economy, individuality is not only emphasized — it's the main selling point, says Atelier Ventures managing partner Li Jin.
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How people are making up to 6-figures on Facebook Marketplace selling things like furniture and house plants

Who needs a website? The owners of Beautiful Fight Woodworking have made more than $168,000 this year on the platform alone.
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Satya Nadella overhauled Microsoft's hypercompetitive 'stack rankings' to reward collaboration between employees. Here's how performance reviews work now, according to the HR chief.

Microsoft performance reviews involve three main criteria — individual impact is just one. Now the tech giant optimizes for inclusion and innovation.
Premium Small Business 2020-11-23T15:36:00Z

The University of Texas football players are learning how to become entrepreneurs. Here's how professor Mark Bunting is teaching them about branding and disruptive ideas.

College athletes are on the brink of legally monetizing their personal brands. One university took a major step to make sure those businesses thrive.

Major business leaders signed a letter urging Trump to concede, and warn that 'our democracy grows weaker' the longer the presidential transition is delayed

American business leaders, including the president of Blackstone, are urging President Trump to concede to President-elect Joe Biden.
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Inside the rise of the 'career influencer,' a growing group of content creators using TikTok and LinkedIn to disrupt the $11 billion coaching industry

These creators use their social-media followings to help early-career and young professionals navigate an uncertain working world.
Advertising 2020-11-23T13:33:00Z

Inside Amazon: Everything we know about the e-commerce giant's growing advertising business

Amazon is building a giant ad business, but other retailers like Walmart and Instacart are trying to chip away at its dominance.
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The 30 highest-rated US and UK CEOs during the coronavirus pandemic, according to employees

Jobs website Glassdoor analyzed thousands of anonymous employee reviews to find which CEOs are leading well during these difficult times.
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4 opportunities for entrepreneurs in the newly decriminalized psychedelics industry, which drug companies and investors are flooding with money

You still can't sell shrooms, but in some places you can now 'grow, gather, gift' — which opens up a raft of business opportunities for entrepreneurs.
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The millennial cofounders of a luxury accessories startup reveal the social media strategy they used to quickly carve out a market

From the very beginning, the Sabré brothers were posting every day and reaching out to hundreds influencers to build hype.

Stacey Abrams helped register 800,000 voters and flipped Georgia for Biden. Here's what anyone can learn from her ability to inspire and influence others.

Her leadership won Georgia for Biden in the 2020 election, and now Abrams is on the path to run for governor in 2022.
Premium Tech 2020-11-21T16:45:00Z

14 books that help founders do everything better, recommended by 10 successful VCs

Here are the books that 10 venture capitalists recommend their founders study to become better at business.
Careers 2020-11-21T15:00:00Z

PRESENTING: A dating app ghostwriter and consultant who charges $2,500 a month shares what her job is like — and her best tips for creating the perfect profile

Online dating profile expert Meredith Golden recommended having a great first photo and avoiding using apps after 5 p.m. on weekends.
Strategy 2020-11-21T14:20:00Z

7 things to know about wearing face masks and staying safe at your Thanksgiving gathering

Epidemiologist Jason Farley says masks should be worn except when actively eating, and that the number of attendees should be as limited as possible.
Strategy 2020-11-21T14:05:00Z

Putting holiday decorations up early can boost your mood if you're working from 合约数字币和虚拟币home, according to a psychotherapist

Amy Morin says doing things that stir up nostalgia, like eating traditional recipes or looking through old family photos, can make you feel happier.
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A woman in the Midwest got her start answering phones at Domino's — now she owns 11 locations. Here's how she built and runs her multi-state empire.

Emily Elwell started working at a Domino's in 2000, never imagining it would become her career. Two decades on, she and her husband own 11 locations.
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5 tips to make working from 合约数字币和虚拟币home work for your company for the next 6 months

Working remotely comes with a whole host of issues for businesses. Here's how to equip employees with the necessary tools and processes.
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How to take vacation as a freelancer without losing out on new business

Scared to take vacation out of fear of losing key clients? Seasoned freelancers reveal how they make taking time off seamless and stress-free.
Tech 2020-11-20T21:30:00Z

I quit texting for a week and it was harder than I expected

Texting and direct messaging through apps like Facebook Messenger, Instagram Direct, and WhatsApp is popular among millennials and Generation Z.
Strategy 2020-11-20T18:36:00Z

WATCH: An 86-year-old is one of the last Greek bakers who makes phyllo dough by hand. He turned his kitchen into a tourist attraction.

Giorgos Hatziparaskos has made phyllo dough by hand at his workshop in Rethymno, Greece, for more than 50 years, and tourists are noticing.
Strategy 2020-11-20T18:05:19Z

Millennials and Gen Z are fleeing cities and buying up 合约数字币和虚拟币homes in the suburbs amid the coronavirus pandemic

While the move toward suburbia has been an emerging trend since 2017, the pandemic appears to have spurred interest in leaving cities.
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Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky represents a 'new breed of CEO.' Here's how he led the beloved company from near collapse to an expected $30 billion IPO.

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Chesky has anticipated new types of travel and thoughtfully adapted Airbnb to the changing hospitality world.
Strategy 2020-11-20T14:19:00Z

Kamala Harris' niece wants to inspire the next generation of social activists

Meena Harris, the niece of Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, pivoted from her career as a lawyer to a new venture as a social justice entrepreneur.
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A 24-year-old Roblox developer making over $1 million a year shares how he launched his own game development studio

After making $100,000 in revenue in a single month from one of his Roblox games, Alex Hicks dropped out of school and started his company RedManta.
Strategy 2020-11-20T14:07:00Z

4 steps parents working from 合约数字币和虚拟币home can take to support their kids' mental health and virtual learning

Remote schooling can take a huge emotional toll on your child, so using empathy, compassion, and encouragement is critical to help them cope.
Strategy 2020-11-20T14:05:00Z

Why talking on the phone instead of texting will help you feel more emotionally connected when working from 合约数字币和虚拟币home

If you're looking to deliver tough feedback, avoid miscommunication, and feel more emotionally connected, phone calls are the way to go.
Strategy 2020-11-20T14:00:00Z

3 ways to make your Zoom presentations less awkward and more engaging, according to a communication coach

Sarah Gershman recommends starting off with a question and asking people to type their answer in the chat to keep them engaged from the get-go.
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An NYC broker sold over $1 billion of luxury real estate in the past 5 years. She has 3 simple hacks for staying organized while juggling multimillion-dollar clients and working 12-hour days.

Lisa K. Lippman, a luxury real estate veteran of 20 years, has a self-imposed social media ban during the workday, among other time management hacks.
Strategy 2020-11-20T13:30:00Z

Billionaires' net worths climbed by almost $1 trillion during the pandemic while their workers were put at risk

Twelve billionaires saw their fortunes skyrocket during the pandemic, while their workers fell ill or didn't receive hazard pay, per an IPS study.
Strategy 2020-11-20T13:29:00Z

Unless Congress acts fast, tens of millions of Americans will lose their unemployment benefits, causing economic damage that may be impossible to contain

UPenn assistant professor Ioana Marinescu says robust unemployment benefits must be protected for all workers, even those currently working.
Strategy 2020-11-19T17:58:00Z

We asked a career expert to build the perfect résumé. Here's a template you can use to update your CV and land a dream job.

Amanda Augustine, career expert at Talent Inc., created a résumé example that will serve as a helpful guide to any job-seeker.
Premium Finance 2020-11-19T17:32:19Z

10 C-suite execs reveal how management consulting shaped their careers and the advice they'd give to anyone starting a new job

Firms like McKinsey, Bain, and BCG have launched the careers of execs including Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai and Nike CEO John Donahoe.
Strategy 2020-11-19T15:27:00Z

An anti-racist's dictionary: 19 words on race, gender, and diversity you should know

From "BIPOC" to "white fragility," you're likely to hear a lot more of these terms given the nationwide calls to address racism.
Strategy 2020-11-19T15:00:00Z

4 thrifty ways for businesses to host high-caliber virtual events from an entrepreneur who works for companies like Nike and TikTok

Noir Food pivoted from in-person events to virtual experiences and uncovered a gap in the market. Cofounder Jaka Blazon offers tips for going digital.
Strategy 2020-11-19T14:07:00Z

How to fend off seasonal affective disorder this winter in the pandemic

Psychotherapist Amy Morin says simple changes like sitting by a brightly lit window or getting sunlight early in the day can improve your mood.
Strategy 2020-11-19T14:00:00Z

5 types of bosses and how to get along with all of them

You'll need to adjust your behavior in slightly different ways depending on your boss' specific management style.
Strategy 2020-11-19T14:00:00Z

4 ways to revamp your professional networking strategy while working from 合约数字币和虚拟币home

Ask your existing network if they can introduce you to new contacts, and take time to reconnect with old coworkers you haven't spoken to in a while.
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