Sir Richard Branson founded Virgin in 1970 - it started off as a mail order record retailer. Today the Virgin Group is made up of around 200 companies spanning 30 countries with involvements in leisure, travel, tourism, mobile, broadband, TV, radio, music festivals, finance, health and more. Not bad for a guy who left school with "pretty well no qualifications"!
USA Today called Warren Buffett the most admired businessman. He has put together the Billionaire's Challenge. He wants billionaires to give away at least 50% of their wealth back to society. About 2/3 are saying yes. So far they are only calling people who have a history of philanthropy. He wants to change the norm so that rich people focus more on philanthropy in the future.
Hi everyone. My name is Hannah. I am 17 years old. I have been diagnosed with depression and PTSD. Recently, I just wanted to end it all. to give up. I was tired of being bullied and hurt all the time every day. So, as you can see, I tried to kill myself. But i soon learned that that wasn't the answer. After several more hospitalizations and medication changes, I am stating to feel alive again. Like I matter. Please share this video in the hopes that someone who is like myself will see it and feel like they are less alone.
“Digital Natives” are often what they are called. These are the individuals that have grown-up with the computer and internet access in their lives. They process information in such a way that has never been seen before. With such difference, is your business and management style ready to welcome and manage these individuals effectively?
What a world it would be, if one could live their entire lives without Botox and cosmetic surgeries and still look like they haven’t aged a day! While such dreams can come true in an alternate universe, we can still turn back the sands of time in the one we live.
Friends and a lover both are important in our life. An individual cannot stay without their friends and love. But, there are few unlucky people who have to select between friends and love under some situations. If you are with love, your friendship goes for a toss and vice versa. If you are in love, that doesn't mean that you have to pick up between love and friends. If you are stuck between love and friendship, here is what you have to do...
Friends are forever. When you meet a group of like minded people, you tend to share a good rapport with them. But, there is only one who gets extremely close to you. In a group, you cannot be close to everyone. Even theorists have said that in a group, proximity is less so, getting along with everyone is not possible. There will only be one or two friends out of the group who would be very special to you. You usually call these close ones as your best friends.
These friends are a great support to you. When you are happy, you call them to celebrate, when you are sad, you share your grief with them. In short, your friend is updated with all the happenings of your life. But, there is only one complication. When you succeed much more than your friend, jealousy comes into the picture from somewhere.
When we are young and full of lively exuberance, we promise to be 'friends for ever'. A few years out of college and all that exhilarating enthusiasm leaves us and ground realities become clear than ever. We all make several friends during the course of our lives; some make fewer friends than others but we all do have 'friends'. The question is, how many of these friendships last for a lifetime.
Most friendships end as soon as school or college gets over and, others fizzle out with time. Let us take a look at why friendships end.
Love has no language and no limitations. Whenever we hear the word 'love', we think it is about romance that couples share. Well, there is more to this strong word than just romance! There are various forms of love. It can be mother's love, friends love or love for an object! Lets check out the various types of love.
Dealing with anger can be really tricky at times. This becomes a difficult task when you know you are at fault. Conflict is healthy for a relationship but, you have to solve it before it gets too late! Otherwise, your conflict might spoil your love life completely. If your girlfriend is angry with you for some reason, you have to take out time and console her. Planning to present a gift to make up for the conflict? Well, make the present more delightful by saying these make up lines to your girlfriend.
So, you are planning to get married. Either under parental pressure or your own will, you have finally decided to tie the knot! But you have to be very sure if you are ready to spend the rest of your life with your partner. It is a big step that requires some patience and lots of confidence. In many Bollywood movies, you might have seen the girl coming in a saree with her head down when meeting a boy for marriage purpose. Believe it or not, most of the girls are scared as the questionnaire captures their mind. The question round is just an initiative to know each other at the first meeting. If you are all set to meet your partner of life, know these few questions that men always ask before saying “I Do”.
Can you cook? This is one of the most common questions men ask. Men are true foodie and eating outside food everyday is not their cup of tea. Especially after marriage, men do not wish to spend money dining at restaurants every other day. Moreover, well cooked food impresses a man easily.
Love and friendship are the two most amazing feelings in the world. So what happens when these two feelings clash with each other? Many say that a guy and a girl can never be 'only friends' for a lifetime. But that cannot be taken as the ultimate truth. Many people do stay the best of buddies their entire life. At the same, time in many cases, if childhood friends happen to be of the opposite gender then they finally end up falling for each other. Let us take a look at the pros and cons of falling in love with your childhood friend.