I was hurt when Anthony Bourdain died. It came as a particular blow as I have spent most of my career in the hospitality business. For people in the industry there is so much truth in this book and for people outside it is an eye-opening glimpse into the lives of people who toil to make and serve you a great meal. It’s open, honest and delves into the dark side of life behind the stove. As consumers, we are quick to judge a poor meal but don’t fully appreciate the backstories that make a great one. In a world where everyone shares “their best self” on social media, Kitchen Confidential is a classic.
Skin in the Game
Continue reading your story on the app
Continue reading your story in the magazine
THE NAIL ENTREPRENEUR
“I’d like to see at least 100 The Nail Artistry salons operational across different countries around the world.”
The Asian Champion - CHATRI SITYODTONG, CHAIRMAN & CEO, ONE CHAMPIONSHIP
Chatri Sityodtong is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of ONE Championship, Asia’s largest global sports media property in history with a broadcast to over 2.7 billion potential viewers across 150+ countries around the world. Through the power of media and the magic of storytelling, ONE Championship is on a mission to unleash real-life superheroes, celebrate values, ignite dreams, inspire nations, and change the world. Chatri Sityodtong has an estimated net worth of US$350 million and will be the star of the upcoming edition of The Apprentice where 16 candidates will be vying to be the protege of one of Asia's leading entrepreneurs. Here’s the Thailand sensation on his self-made journey and how he’s redefining the future of martial arts.
Entrepreneurship Is a Mindset
I cofounded LinkedIn, invest with Greylock Partners, and host the Masters of Scale podcast. Take it from me: Success in entrepreneurship must begin in your head.
Credit to SMBs Not A Problem DIGITAL and Faster
Basis, achieving a high level of sophistication, compliance and trust from SMBs
This Brand Is Your Brand. This Brand Is My Brand?
Can you create a product that references, parodies, or uses parts from another brand? Many entrepreneurs are trying…and then getting sued. But the law is far from settled. This is the story of one startup that fought back and might just help change the way brands are built.
This Platform is Enabling Peer-to-Peer Donation Seamless
Co-founded by actor Kunal Kapoor and Varun Sheth, Ketto’s motto is healthcare for all.
Will Startups IPO Be A Game Changer In 2021?
Securing Initial Public Offering (IPO) is the ultimate sought-after capital extension by startups. Successful IPO opens the floodgates for more capital and improvement in the overall startup economy. Despite the tumultuous times faced by the businesses in 2020 due to the COVID-19, the year 2021 saw some of the biggest runaway success listings so far, thanks to the high liquidity and solid investor sentiment.
Does Angel Funding Look Promising For Startups In 2021 Amid Ongoing Pandemic?
Ever since the world has been stormed by the coronavirus outbreak, economies across the globe have been in turmoil, with massive layoffs, shutting down of the businesses and cost-cutting measures have come into the light.
Rise of Social Commerce Startups During Pandemic
In recent years, India has witnessed a massive spike in the usage of social commerce platforms like Meesho, Shop101, GlowRoad and Bulbul
“Execution is Fundamental to Creating Value; Capital Cannot Substitute Speed and Innovation”
Learnability, having a strong organisational foundation, commanding leadership and thorough professionalism births legendary organisations
IN ‘MOFFIE,' BRUTAL INTOLERANCE IN '80S SOUTH AFRICA
The main character of Oliver Hermanus’ shattering “Moffie,” set in 1981 South Africa, is a handsome, white 18-year-old. In the country’s system of apartheid, he is a member of the ruling class, but he’s no insider.
Can Creativity Be Created?
Your team has big ideas. To unlock them, you must first build an environment of support and encouragement.
Anthony Ha and Sadie Mae Burns
Their Ha’s Dac Biet pop-up preceded the pandemic.
7 Home Businesses You Can Launch in 2021
If you're considering starting your own business in 2021, you're in good company. Many people are looking to pivot and try something new in light of the recent economic climate.
HOW TO SURVIVE an Adventure Ride
I’m no expert endurance rider or a professional fitness instructor, but what I can do is ride my motorcycle continuously for five long days and feel physically content at the end of the trip. Okay, maybe after the celebratory beers, I might not feel as good on the morning of the sixth day, but at least my muscles will be relaxed. So, what can you do to prepare for an upcoming off-road adventure to stay strong, enjoy the ride and be able to dismount at the end of the day without calling friends over to pry you off your bike? Here are a few tips from personal experiences that will help you succeed.
Don and I had been married 38 years. But only two weeks into lockdown, I was wondering if we’d make it to 39
GALPAL'S STROLL GIVES DON McLEAN BELL-BOTTOM BLUES -INSIDERS
COULD it be bye-bye Miss “American Pie” for singer Don McLean’s latest squeeze?
EVICTION NOTICE! WHEN YOU'RE FORCED TO TEACH OUTSIDE, PART 1
FROM THE DAY BLACK BELT WAS FOUNDED, MARTIAL ARTISTS HAVE LOOKED TO THE MAGAZINE FOR GUIDANCE ON CURRENT TRENDS IN THE ARTS, FROM KICKBOXING IN THE 1970s TO GROUND FIGHTING AND REALITY-BASED SELF-DEFENSE IN THE 2000s. NOWADAYS, THE HOT TOPIC IS, UNFORTUNATELY, SCHOOL SURVIVAL IN THE ERA OF COVID.
THE DREAM OF THE '90s DIED IN PORTLAND
ONCE AN UP-AND-COMING CITY, PORTLAND WAS DESTROYED FROM WITHIN BY RADICAL ACTIVISM AND POLITICAL INEPTITUDE.
DATA: FLORIDA'S TEXTING WHILE-DRIVING LAW RARELY ENFORCED
A Hillsborough County sheriff’s deputy was heading east on Interstate 4 in his red Dodge Charger on a brilliantly sunny afternoon in Florida when he saw him: A young driver behind the wheel of a Jeep texting on his phone.