Somnox just raised $200,000 on Kickstarter and tested the world’s first sleep robot in the U.S. Can it really help you sleep and work better? Here are the results.
Practicing mindfulness isn’t meant to be difficult. Here are 5 simple ways entrepreneurs can bring more mindfulness to their business.
AT THE start of Donald Trump’s presidency bosses rushed onto his business councils, hoping to influence policies in their favour. Their ardour has cooled. When Mr Trump banned travel from Muslim-majority countries, withdrew from the Paris agreement on climate change and equivocated on racist protesters in Charlottesville, to name but a few occasions, chief executives […]
AKIO MORITA, co-founder of Sony, liked to recall his first trip to Germany in 1953, when a waiter stuck a small paper parasol in his ice-cream and sneered: “This is from your country.” Like many of his post-war compatriots, Mr Morita was ashamed that Japan was known for shoddy goods. The fierce drive to reverse […]
Sexual misconduct is serious business, and it’s time for leaders to take a stand against it in the workplace. Don’t be the next #MeToo.
All companies strive for high performance out of their employees. However, the key to cultivating high performance lies with employees eating habits.
EUROPE’S largest pension fund, a scheme for Dutch public-sector workers called ABP, is much feted abroad for its efforts in “sustainable” investing. At home, however, where it provides pensions to one in six families and manages nearly one-third of pension wealth, it is suffering a crisis of confidence. By international standards, Dutch pensions are extremely […]
Do you use big words to make you look smart? Do you realize it achieves the opposite?
Entrepreneurs are not born, they are made, according to new research, and money is not the biggest motivator for an entrepreneur. It is autonomy.
The Golden Rule says to treat others as you would treat yourself. Self compassion research shows that, for most people, that’s bad advice. If you really want to be successful, here’s what you should do instead.