What Does It Take to Be a High Performing Company in a Disruptive World?

There was a time when a company’s success came down to its experience, size and scale. Not anymore. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/xyCsitYbN14/297290 Powered by WPeMatico

11 Things You Must Know Before Driving for Uber or Lyft

If you want a side gig and love to drive, get these insider tips on driving for Uber and Lyft. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/c6NI6-6tw-k/297372 Powered by WPeMatico

Nevada Declares Marijuana State of Emergency to Avoid $100 Million Tax Shortfall

Marijuana, until recently illegal in Nevada, is now a major source of revenue the state can’t afford to lose. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/lhP8yoCvFls/297685 Powered by WPeMatico

A Day in the Life of Sheryl Sandberg, Who Uses an Old-School Notebook, Likes ‘Bad TV’ and Goes to Bed Before 10

Here’s a look into the productive daily schedule of Facebook’s COO. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/5YIMgl8-mYk/297682 Powered by WPeMatico

The 6 Best Jobs for Teenage Entrepreneurs

How you can start a business in high school. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/EJmScYSKrI8/296365 Powered by WPeMatico

Messenger Is Changing Customer Service Profoundly: Here’s How

For routine communications, people increasingly prefer messaging to talking. That has big implications for business. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/9DWSb-a7mcY/297438 Powered by WPeMatico

Microsoft: MS Paint Isn’t Dead, It’s Just Moving

After 32 years, MS Paint will move from being a standard feature of Windows to being available on the Windows Store. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/XUxF77OJxWs/297734 Powered by WPeMatico

Climate change might prevent airlines from flying full planes

THIS summer America has experienced some of the most intense heatwaves in decades. In parts of southern Arizona the mercury has climbed to a sweltering 48°C. That has had an impact on the state’s infrastructure. Last month, a single day’s heatwave grounded dozens of planes. As global temperatures climb higher, such incidents are likely to increase. Climate change could have a dramatic impact on aviation across the world, according to a recently released paper by a team from Columbia University and Logistics Management Institute, a consulting firm. The researchers predictRead More

Daily chart: Britain’s JAMs are living up to their name

IN HER maiden speech as Britain’s prime minister roughly a year ago, Theresa May addressed her remarks “directly” to families who were struggling, and pledged to do everything she could to help them. But their economic situation has not improved since then. In fact, people who are “just about managing”, or JAMs—a vaguely defined group of roughly 6m working-age households on low to middle incomes—are likely to be worse off than a year ago.One way to gauge their situation is by comparison with the minimum income standard (MIS), a measureRead More

Here’s Your ‘Doctor’s Note’: It’s Time To Nap

A brain scientist explains how napping might just help solve one of the biggest problems of the modern workplace: engagement. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/lbNfI1vROM4/297571 Powered by WPeMatico