• SUCCESS
    We Are Never Tired Of Winning, Says Real Madrid Coach Zinedine Zidane

    Real Madrid’s coach Zinedine Zidane passes back the ball from the sidelines in this file image© AFP Zinedine Zidane begins his third year in charge of Real Madrid with a trip to second-tier Numancia in the Copa del Rey on Thursday. His team enjoyed extraordinary success in 2017, with an unprecedented haul of five trophies. The match […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Gimlet’s New Podcast Puts You Right in the Room as Entrepreneurs Pitch Their Businesses to Real Investors

    Pitching a new business can be incredibly stressful or incredibly rewarding. The Pitch, a new podcast joining Gimlet’s lineup, puts listeners right in the middle of the process as entrepreneurs pitch their new companies to investors. “The Pitch has the high stakes you expect from reality TV,” said creator and host Josh Muccio, “but you don’t lose the intimacy.” […]

  • QUOTES
    Eden Hazard rebuffs Real Madrid rumours in latest quotes

    Eden Hazard has rebuffed Real Madrid once again with his latest quotes showing an unprecedented clarity and commitment to staying at Chelsea. In quotes carried by the Metro, Hazard said: “I’m good here. I’m at one of the best clubs in the world and I think I’m going to stay for a couple of years. […]

  • SUCCESS
    Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane hails Real Madrid’s incredible success

    Two-goal hero Cristiano Ronaldo hailed Real Madrid’s “incredible” effort after they beat Juventus 4-1 to retain the Champions League trophy on Saturday. Zinedine Zidane’s side thrashed Juventus after a stunning second-half performance to become the first club in the Champions League era to lift the trophy in successive seasons. Ronaldo netted the first and third […]

  • What Was the Real Cause of Samsung’s Issues With the Galaxy Note 7? (Watch)

    Samsung has concluded its investigation into the cause of its overheating (and sometimes even exploding or fire catching) Galaxy Note 7 devices. The company blamed its battery suppliers, saying that there were flaws in the designs for the original and replacement batteries. But Samsung didn’t deflect all of the blame. It did admit that it […]

  • STARTUPS
    Leading Cause of Death of Startups: Real Estate

    Ross Mayfield, CEO of SocialText, and a long-time blogger himself, is finally getting an office. For two years his company has operated virtually, with employees working from their homes across the United States. He calls it “net-enabled bootstrapping” because the company has used technology tools to operate at a low cost and grow from within. […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Velazquez on Small Business Lending and Commercial Real Estate Markets

    Washington (PRESS RELEASE – March 2, 2010) — Rep. Nydia M. Velazquez (D-NY), the Chairwoman of the House Committee on Small Business, delivered the following statement today at a joint hearing with the Committee on Financial Services entitled, “Condition of Small Business and Commercial Real Estate Lending in Local Markets”: “Earlier this week, the FDIC […]

  • STARTUPS
    Internet Plays Key Role in Real Estate Industry

    The Internet increasingly plays a key role in the real estate sales industry, and this trend is expected to grow. According to a recent article by real estate professional John Mudd, more and more homebuyers are using the Internet in some portion of their buying process, either to locate property for sale or to educate […]

  • STARTUPS
    Zillow and Changes to the Real Estate Industry

    Real estate site Zillow.com launched last week. Some are predicting that Zillow.com is going to hurt realtors. But wipe away those tears, realtors. Zillow.com is not going to have as big a negative impact on realtors as predicted. Zillow.com is a website where you can go to find an instant online valuation of over 60 […]

  • LIFE
    Is Bigger Better? Office Politics and Working Real Estate Space

    “What are you doing in Frank’s office,” I ask Bob who is staring at the overhead light fixture. Startled, he quickly looks down. I continue to tease him, “What is this? A meditation room? What are you doing?” Bob mumbles, “Counting.” “Counting what?” I ask. Bob takes a second, takes a breath and confesses, “ceiling […]