For the entirety of my married life, I've made more money than my husband. And not a little bit more -- a lot. The year we met, in my job as a Wall Street lawyer, I made something like ten times what he did as an actor and bartender in New York City.
Governments no longer have a monopoly on space exploration. In two or three decades we will have entrepreneurs taking us on private spaceflights to the Moon. That is what has become possible.
Every one of us has a strong bias to remember events in a light that is most favorable to us. This drill exposes that bias and makes us consider the possibility that someone else's perspective is closer to the truth.
I have to share an observation made by several students this week. To anyone experienced in the startup space, it will seem comically obvious. To anyone venturing into a startup, it might prove to be venture-saving advice.
Golf, much like marketing a business, forces you to make a decision and allows for you to instantly see the consequence whether good or bad. Here are six valuable marketing lessons your business can learn from a professional golfer.
If you want to save yourself some time, money and frustration, here are the five things anybody must know before advertising on Facebook
The pressure to deliver unique, insightful and creative content on a regular basis can become so burdensome that the infamous "writer's block" begins to take hold of your thoughts. I am going to go out on a limb and say that the majority of bloggers out there know exactly what I mean.
A year after the launch of The WorldPost, the hunger for an expanded global conversation is stronger than ever. Wherever we are in the world, we're living in a golden age of engagement for news consumers. And as the media landscape has evolved, The WorldPost has evolved along with it, while staying true to our DNA of combining the best of traditional journalism with the best of an open media and new technologies.
According to a McKinsey Global Institute report, the average employee today will spend close to 30% of their time just slogging through email.
So you want to start a company? Leave behind that mundane, repetitive desk job, along with your crazy, cranky boss? Mark Zuckerburg, Steve Jobs, Elon Musk and even Kim Kardashian did it, and so can you.
If you find yourself snoozing during a conference call (during which you are NOT multi-tasking, right?) try a 3 part inhalation breath pattern like the Breath of Joy, this practice is based on yoga pranayama that energizes the body.
The game reached historical highs last weekend and nearly surpassed a $6,500 average, but as snow pummels the Northeast and six days remain before Super Bowl XLIX, the average secondary market price for tickets has finally begun to decrease.
On Jan. 28, 2015, the Senate Judiciary Committee opens two days of hearings to consider President Obama's nomination of Loretta Lynch to be Attorney General of the United States. Here are some questions that senators should ask to make sure that size no longer shields a company from the rule of law.
Look the part. One of the first changes I made was swapping out my leather tote for a conservative, oversized briefcase. A friend had one similar and I decided to treat myself. The choice was a style disaster. A successful look depends on developing your own personal taste.
At best, equity returns over the coming decade will simply reflect earnings growth, assuming valuations can remain elevated. Historically, this has averaged about 3.8 percent over time.
This report highlights the optimism many small businesses have as 2015 begins. With the economy gradually improving, SMBs have a prime opportunity to reach out to new consumers and convert them into return customers who will continue to buy from them for many years.
It wasn't until long after I graduated college that I learned just how stigmatized the "Communications Major" is in this society. As a result of this newfound knowledge, I often find myself hesitating to tell others. If I can avoid bringing up that fact at all, I avoid it.
Branding is the art of standing out: a set of characteristics, values or qualities which set your proposition apart from other products or individuals. Simply put, it's your reputation.