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30 Most Innovative Countries

If there were an Olympics competition in innovation, you might expect the U.S. to get the gold medal.

Guess again. It wouldn’t even win the silver.

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5 Great Traits Effective Entrepreneurs Share

Entrepreneurs are like snowflakes: no two are exactly alike. But despite their differences, great businesspeople often share certain characteristics that drive success. We’ve sorted through Entrepreneur’s coverage from …

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5 Steps To Unstoppable Self-Motivation

Kemmons Wilson, founder of Holiday Inn Hotels, once said: “A successful person realises his personal responsibility for self-motivation. He starts with himself because he possesses the key to …

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Be A Leader In Your Industry: Help Others

Think about the qualities that define industry leaders. They are knowledgeable, well-connected, credible, and amiable — among other things. And, because of these traits, they’re always in a …

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Beats steals Sony’s World Cup thunder despite FIFA ban

Sony has distributed free headphones to every athlete participating in this month’s World Cup, as part of its exclusive licensing deal with FIFA, but as Reuters reports, that …

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Column: Dominican Republic Going Its Own Way

Last month, Danilo Medina, the president of the Dominican Republic, made clear that it was time to reset his country’s foreign policy to better reflect its development objectives …

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Do You Have Financial ADD?

Recently, a client remarked that he thought he was suffering from financial ADD. Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) is a medical condition that is normally associated with children and …

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Fighting debt: How the U.S. is doing it better

FORTUNE — Throughout the U.S. recovery we’ve seen economic data bounce in peaked highs and lows. Real GDP growth since the financial crisis has been as high as …

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Forget Setting Goals. Focus on This Instead.

We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives — getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, writing a …

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Fortune’s 50 Most Powerful Women in business

The Most Powerful Women in Business list is compiled by FORTUNE editors, who consider four criteria: the size and importance of the woman’s business in the global economy, …

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From Android to Wearables to a New Auto Interface, What You Need to Know From Google’s I/O Conference

Tech giant Google announced some big updates and new products today at its I/O developers conference in Mountain View, Calif. Among them are a new mobile operating system, …

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Ginni Rometty – MOST POWERFUL WOMEN 2013

In her second year as CEO, Rometty is sinking IBM’s resources into commercializing Watson, the Jeopardy-playing supercomputer. Rometty believes that Watson, a machine that can not only crunch …