76ers' Simmons: 'I'm a starting point guard'

12:58 PM ET ESPN.com news services Ben Simmons has bought into coach Brett Brown’s vision that he will be the Philadelphia 76ers starting point guard for the 2017-18 season. “For me, I think you can move me anywhere. But I’m a starting point guard,” Simmons told reporters Sunday at the Las Vegas summer league. At 6-foot-10, Simmons would be one of the tallest players to have ever played point guard…

July 10, 2017
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5 ways to deal with staff who need extra hand-holding

July 10, 2017

By Prachi Verma Not all members in a team or an organisation can have the same capabilities. The onus is on the manager to identify employees who need extra handholding and prepare a suitable action plan. Prachi Verma Dadhwal gets expert advice on how best to deal with such employees. 1. Act from Day 1A manager should be alert from the very first day the employee joins the organisation or…

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Fire Breaks Out At Mukesh Ambani's Antilia Building

July 10, 2017

Mumbai: A fire broke out in industrialist Mukesh Ambani’s Antilia building, one of the most expensive residential properties in the world, tonight, police and civic officials said. “The blaze erupted on the ninth floor and was extinguished within a few minutes. There was no major loss of property,” a senior civic official said. “We got a call at 9:04 pm and fire brigade personnel reached the spot at 9:13 pm…

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Mayweather asks IRS for reprieve, cites bout

July 10, 2017

10:20 AM ET Floyd Mayweather says he can’t pay off his 2015 tax liability until after he gets some money from his Aug. 26 fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor will visit Los Angeles, Toronto, New York and London next week to promote their megafight on Aug. 26. “Although the taxpayer has substantial assets, those assets are restricted and primarily illiquid,” the petition said, according to the legal…

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Top-seeded Kerber upset by No. 14 Muguruza

July 10, 2017

9:17 AM ET ESPN.com news services It is the biggest day of the tennis season. Every remaining player in the draw (16 men, 16 women) will be in action. Here’s how it’s all unfolding. Ostapenko led 5-3 in the second set but was broken and forced into a tiebreaker. She finally won by converting her eighth match point. Before winning the title at Roland Garros last month, Ostapenko had never…

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Monday Inspiration: Legendary Quotes From Successful Entrepreneurs [Infographic]

July 10, 2017

Successful entrepreneurs and celebrities may make their accomplishments look easy, but it’s rarely the case that they are easy. It isn’t just their talents, but also their perseverance and personal ethos that help them change the world. And though their careers and industries might be different from ours, we can still find inspiration in their success. So get those screenshot tools ready because you’re sure to find a quote or…

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How to Harness the 'Testimonial Economy' in Your Marketing Strategy

July 10, 2017

When that new restaurant opened in your neighborhood, chances are you went to Yelp to see the food ratings by customers. Before choosing a hotel room, you probably visited TripAdvisor. When you considered installing that new deck, you likely visited Angie’s List or Porch. And why wouldn’t you? After all, we now live and work in the Testimonial Economy. Your company’s best customers—and potential customers—do exactly the same thing: look…

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Now pay taxes, apply for PAN via CBDT mobile app

July 10, 2017

NEW DELHI: The Income Tax Department today launched an app that allows entities track TDS, pay taxes and apply for permanent account number (PAN). It will also help people link their 12-digit biometric identifier Aadhaar with PAN card. The mobile app ‘Aaykar Setu’, launched by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, literally means taxpayer’s bridge and will be available in Android phones. “This is a very important step forward by the CBDT…

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Manic Monday breakdown: How the matches were won

10:20 AM ET LONDON — It is the biggest day of the tennis season. Every remaining player in the draw (16 men, 16 women) will be in action. Who will fly and who will flop in the fourth round of Wimbledon? Our writers around the ground will keep you updated. Check back regularly for updates: Garbine Muguruza has now won five straight matches against Angelique Kerber. Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Key…

July 10, 2017
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