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5 Ways to Get Your Business Ready for 2015

10,000 Small Businesses Program | Posted 12.22.2014 | Business
10,000 Small Businesses Program

How can you use what you learned in 2014 to help you end the year the right way and improve your business in the year ahead? Here's a checklist to help you boost profits, trim budgets and streamline your company for 2015.

In Mumbai: Empowering Women, One Call at a Time

Colleen Hancock | Posted 12.22.2014 | Impact
Colleen Hancock

Motherhood is a universal journey, and that access to good information is a universal right. We believe that small shifts in understanding can perpetuate great shifts toward healthy behaviors.

7 Caught-On-Camera Pranks That Prove That College Is For Shenanigans

Posted 12.22.2014 | Comedy

If you’re looking for the perfect environment for shenanigans, you only need to look as far as your nearest college campus. Because if one were ...

5 Tips for Managing Credit and Boosting Your Score

Andrew Plepler | Posted 12.22.2014 | Education
Andrew Plepler

Credit is complicated. For many, understanding how a credit score is calculated and what the number actually means is often a mystery.

Animals Get Super Excited Over Spontaneous Fun Just Like You

Posted 12.22.2014 | Comedy

Our furry friends are not so different from us. They can get a little spazzy over the simple things in life and enjoy the fun moments that’d you nev...

The Big Showdown Episode 3: HBCUs Continue Their Quest In Trivia Challenge At Circle City Classic

Posted 12.19.2014 | Black Voices

Comedian Jordan Rock challenges two rival HBCUs to "The Big Showdown" trivia challenge at the 2014 Circle City Classic. Check out episode three to see...

The Big Showdown Episode 4: HBCUs Continue Their Quest In Trivia Challenge At Circle City Classic

Posted 12.19.2014 | Black Voices

Comedian Jordan Rock challenges two rival HBCUs to "The Big Showdown" trivia challenge at the 2014 Circle City Classic. Check out episode four to see ...

Surprising Tricks To Help You Bond With Your Teenager

Posted 12.19.2014 | Good News

Between modern challenges like social media and “selfies”, and classic struggles like curfew and hormones, teens can be tough to navigate. And for...

The Seven Financially Fatal Sins We All Made This Year (And How To Atone)

Posted 12.19.2014 | Money

The end of every year spawns a good amount of reflection on our actions, for better or for worse, that impacted our personal lives and finances over t...

6 Ways Not To Get Carried Away With Holiday Gift-Giving (Without Being A Grinch)

Posted 12.19.2014 | Money

As much as we love the holidays, looking at our bank accounts after they’re over usually has us quoting that other Christmas villain, “...bah, hum...

Advice In 140 Characters Or Less: How To Be A Good Coworker, According To Twitter

Posted 12.19.2014 | Good News

Some people think that LinkedIn is the only place to go for career advice. And while it’s a great place to network, it’s not the end-all-be-all fo...

11 Inspirational Quotes From Superheroes That Might Just Give You Superpowers

Posted 12.19.2014 | Good News

Forget about super-strength, laser vision, or -- our personal favorite -- the ability to consume any type of matter in the universe; the best superher...

These Motivational Quotes Will Help You Move On From Whatever Has You Down

Posted 12.19.2014 | Good News

Even the most picture-perfect life can have a few smudges. If you’re going through one of those moments, here’s a little perspective: you can alwa...

Here's What People Actually Spend On Their Significant Other's Holiday Gifts

Posted 12.19.2014 | Money

So you’ve finally managed to convince someone to spend significant amounts of time with you during the holidays -- congratulations! -- but now comes...

9 Quotes That Will Help You Find The Nerve To Take a Bold Risk

Posted 12.19.2014 | Good News

Sooner or later, you’ll be presented with a ‘road less traveled’-esque decision. You know -- the kind presenting an option that sounds amazi...

These Quotes Will Remind You That Life After 50 Is An Absolute Gift

Posted 12.19.2014 | Good News

When you turn 50, it sometimes feels that people expect you to start riding off into the sunset. To which we say this: sure, we’ll go -- as long the...

Who's Hungry? Some Of The Best Southern-Inspired Eateries Are Anywhere But The South

Posted 12.19.2014 | Black Voices

Fried chicken may not be the best option for our waistlines, but when your tastes buds are crying tears of joy (read: you’re drooling), calorie inta...

3 Tips for A Happy Financial New Year

Andrew Plepler | Posted 12.19.2014 | Education
Andrew Plepler

'Tis the season for colder weather, family get-togethers, and -- let's not forget -- the highest credit-card spending Americans will undertake over the course of the year.

Changing Lives, One Networking Course at a Time

Harbrinder Kang | Posted 12.22.2014 | Impact
Harbrinder Kang

Every day, I have the opportunity to see how technology is changing the way we live. But it's the people behind this technology that truly amaze me.

A Warm Welcome In Mumbai

Lisa Johnson | Posted 12.18.2014 | Impact
Lisa Johnson

It was 100 degrees outside when we pulled up in front a school in Mumbai last month. We were greeted by the sounds of booming drums, singing voices, a...

Here Are The Amazing Things Your Body Will Do In The Minute You Spend Reading This

Posted 12.18.2014 | Healthy Living

300: that’s how many words the average human reads per minute. But in the minute or two it’ll take you to get through this roughly 600-word articl...

Here Are All Of The Movies You Need To Watch On Netflix Before 2014 Ends

Posted 12.17.2014 | Entertainment

You've had all of 2014 to do what you resolved to do last year: catch up with old friends, cook more, read more, do more yoga, experience more "cultur...

These Habits Of The World's Boldest People Will Inspire You To Take A Risk

Posted 12.16.2014 | Business

Look up any article about “boldness” or “courage” on the Internet and you’ll inevitably find some quote from a famous person propping up the...

Experience A Flying Safari Tour in Alaska, And Other Bold Vacation Ideas That Break The Mold

Erin Kelly | Posted 12.16.2014 | Travel

Do you want to spend your next vacation sitting idle on a beach towel, or riding high on a flying safari tour of Alaska? Good answer. To kicksta...

7 Bold Spices That Will Liven Up Your Cooking

Posted 12.19.2014 | Taste

Life's too short to eat bland food, but chances are, your spice cabinet is filled with listless flakes and powders that do nothing to liven up your co...