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The Co-Worker: The Quick And Dirty

Dean Sioukas | Posted 06.30.2016 | Business
Dean Sioukas

You are starting a company with so much on your plate and not enough time in the day. You need help, but the process of finding competent people is a...

Mindful Consumerism

Ira Israel | Posted 08.30.2016 | Politics
Ira Israel

"Go shopping." ~ President George W. Bush shortly after 9/11 "Finance has increasingly made us creatures of time." ~ William N. Goetzmann, "Money Cha...

3 Critical Lessons We Can Learn From Failed Startups

Shane Paul Neil | Posted 06.28.2016 | Business
Shane Paul Neil

The difference between the 90% that go kaputz and the 10% that make it is the ability to turn small failures into lessons, and using those lessons to make sure the same mistakes never happen twice.

Women in Business Q&A: Karen Penney, VP and GM, American Express Global Corporate Payments and Small Business Services UK

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.28.2016 | Business
Laura Dunn

Karen Penney is the Vice President and General Manager of Global Corporate Payments and Small Business Services UK at American Express, an industry le...

Wake Up America And Meditate The Vote

Sister Jenna | Posted 06.24.2016 | Politics
Sister Jenna

Do you wish for fewer guns to be accessible to all? More justice when it comes to the lost lives of young African American males? Do you want to see people of all life choices to feel accepted and safe?

Letting You Behind the Curtain

Dean Sioukas | Posted 06.23.2016 | Business
Dean Sioukas

Which banks are in the market for which loans? In many ways it is a tale no less epic than that of the tin man, the cowardly lion, the scarecrow and Dorothy in their kaleidoscopic journey through Oz only to discover that the great and powerful Oz was merely a traveling roadshow fakir.

Blockchain: A technology whose time has yet to come

Adi Gaskell | Posted 06.22.2016 | Technology
Adi Gaskell

Blockchain is a curious phenomenon in that it seems to be both massively hyped whilst flying under the radar at the same time. The likes of Bitcoin h...

Is Your Mindset Holding You Back

Sophie Andrews | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
Sophie Andrews

If you take the time to focus on your business or financial situation and then analyse the difference between the actual numbers and your desired goal...

Dear Educators: Stop Staying You're Doing It For The Kids

Calvalyn Day | Posted 07.19.2016 | Education
Calvalyn Day

I anticipate some mixed and charged responses to this post, read it through and then let’s chat. Hit me on Twitter @FamandBizCoach Dear Educators, ...

4 Things You Need To Do To Take Your Startup From Launchpad To Success

Ahmad Raza | Posted 06.14.2016 | Business
Ahmad Raza

Speak to any entrepreneur and they'll tell you how launching your venture right can be the difference maker. Months and at times years of planning goe...

Divest to Invest: The New Global Movement

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 06.14.2016 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

One of the big topics currently on the minds of those who are concerned about climate change from college students to those planning for retirement ...

10 Things Financially Strong People Do

Kristin Meekhof | Posted 06.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Kristin Meekhof

People desire abundance and work hard to seek a prosperous life. When others achieve financial success, they often wonder- how this happen for them? ...

How Big Data Is Changing Conventional Lending

Phil Simon | Posted 06.08.2016 | Business
Phil Simon

It's no overstatement to say that new technologies and Big Data are upending many traditional industries. Sure, there are multi-billion-dollar darling...

The Co-Founder: Does he smell like cheese?

Dean Sioukas | Posted 06.07.2016 | Business
Dean Sioukas

Look, there are a lot of important things in life: the school you choose, the wife you choose, where, and with whom, you invest your money. But for a...

Women in Business Q&A: Susan F. Axelrod, Executive Vice President of Regulatory Operations, FINRA

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.06.2016 | Business
Laura Dunn

Susan F. Axelrod is Executive Vice President of Regulatory Operations at FINRA. In this capacity she oversees Enforcement, the Office of Fraud Detecti...

10 Things to Start Doing Right Now to Make More Money

Steve Siebold | Posted 06.03.2016 | Business
Steve Siebold

Everyone dreams of hitting life's jackpot. Maybe you always wanted that 8,000 sq. ft. home on the ocean. Maybe for you it's the red Lamborghini. Or ...

Africa's Female Entrepreneurs Part III: Devotha Ntuke Minzi, Improving Lives via Microfinancing

O'Brien Browne | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

In this interview, co-author Pamina Mullins and I speak to Devotha Ntuke Minzi, Chief Executive Officer and founder of K-finance Limited, a microfinan...

14 Secrets About Buying A Home You Probably Haven't Thought Of

Quora | Posted 06.03.2016 | HuffPost Home
Quora

What are good tips for buying a house? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people ...

Culture Is the Elephant in the Room?

Paul Pizzala | Posted 05.31.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Paul Pizzala

Culture comes from leadership. You cannot call out the culture of the company without calling out the leadership. When leadership supports a degenerative culture it becomes the elephant in the room.

What Economists Bring to the Business Table

Quora | Posted 05.31.2016 | Business
Quora

How can economists add significant value to a company? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are ans...

Marketing a Sleeping Bear

Dean Sioukas | Posted 05.26.2016 | Business
Dean Sioukas

You create something you think will make life easier for everyone. You've tested it in a beta market with success. You make your tweaks to the system and keep growing. You've garnered local press and people see your vision. They agree; you've created something special. Now what?

Let Me Find You $400

Dayna Steele | Posted 05.27.2016 | Money
Dayna Steele

Add up all of the above. I just found you $400. Now I know there are some so trapped in poverty that this in no way applies to them. But we are talking almost half of Americans today would struggle with a $400 emergency. At what point do you finally declare a financial emergency and start saving?

Graduates: 7 Strategies to Deal With Your Student Debt

Latoya Scott | Posted 05.26.2016 | College
Latoya Scott

I don't want you to dread the moment when you realize you probably borrowed a little too much for school. I want you to prepare for it. Don't be scared and run away from your problems. I can assure you ten years later they'll still be waiting for you to settle up.

The Career Differences Between Big Firms, Small Firms and Academia

Quora | Posted 05.25.2016 | Business
Quora

Over the course of your career, what have been the key take-aways from being in small firms vs. big firms vs. academia? originally appeared on Quora -...

What I Learned During My Post-College Gap Year

Elizabeth C. Fericy | Posted 05.24.2016 | College
Elizabeth C. Fericy

The biggest unexpected benefit from my gap year is that it gave me the time to figure out what I did not want my career to be. During college, I had my whole life planed out. My gap year helped me understand that my ultimate fulfilling career will probably not be so black and white.