Finance

Very unattractive people earn significantly more money, new study says
03:04 2018-04-21

It’s no secret that life can be easier for beautiful people. Studies have shown being good looking has benefits for your health, intelligence and helps with making friends. Being physically attractive can also literally pay off, as many people believe it can mean you make more money. In short, beautiful people are more confident, have …

The world’s most valuable resource is no longer oil, but data
00:36 2018-04-04

A NEW commodity spawns a lucrative, fast-growing industry, prompting antitrust regulators to step in to restrain those who control its flow. A century ago, the resource in question was oil. Now similar concerns are being raised by the giants that deal in data, the oil of the digital era. These titans—Alphabet (Google’s parent company), Amazon, …

Airbus to axe 3,700 jobs in Europe
05:42 2018-03-09

Aircraft giant Airbus is to axe around 3,700 jobs in Europe as it cuts back production of its troubled A380 superjumbo and A400M military transporter, the company and union officials said Wednesday, according to the AFP. The cuts come as Airbus downscales deliveries of the under-selling A380 – the world’s biggest passenger jet – to …

The Two Keys to Success in Small Business
18:07 2018-03-08

In my experience working with small businesses, most people seem to think you have to simply be smart to have a successful business. While being smart helps, and a good brain can make decisions easier, two other body parts are far better indicators of whether you will make it. Here’s what matters more: Your belly. …

How to spot if that designer handbag on eBay is FAKE… and other vital tips to beat online fraudsters
06:42 2018-03-08

It is only 9am but Pablo has already been at his desk for two hours, scrutinising eBay adverts for everything from books and DVDs to wallets and handbags. There’s a $24.85 Dooney & Bourke vintage wallet, a €7.99 copy of Michael Wolff’s controversial book Fire And Fury: Inside The Trump White House and a host …
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