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The Money Mistake

Catherine A. Wood | Posted 10.19.2016 | Business
Catherine A. Wood

If you refuse to make the sacrifice of investing in yourself, who will? No one. You are the only one who will invest in you.

A Look at Betterment: The Easiest Way to Begin Investing

Bob Lotich | Posted 10.18.2016 | Business
Bob Lotich

If you're looking for a single investment platform that offers professional investment management at very low cost, and doesn't require a fortune to open, Betterment is the service for you. It combines all of these features and a whole lot more.

Crafting Viable PPPs: Lessons From Turkey's Public Hospitals

Zeynep Kantur Ozenci | Posted 10.18.2016 | World
Zeynep Kantur Ozenci

Back in the mid-2000s, Turkey's health ministry was seeking advice on how best to use Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) to overhaul the country's pub...

Breaking Ground on a Bold New Vision to Address Climate Change: Restoring North America's Amazon

P.J. Marshall | Posted 10.17.2016 | Green
P.J. Marshall

On November 4, the historic Paris Agreement for global action on climate change will enter into force, catalyzing collective action by governments, ci...

From Fear To Opportunity: Changing The Narrative Of The Global Refugee Crisis Through Sustainable Business

Alejandro Litovsky | Posted 10.14.2016 | Green
Alejandro Litovsky

Exploiting the fear of refugees has been an easy picking for far-right political parties across Europe. In reality, Syria's neighbors are shouldering ...

How Mid-Market Galleries are Shaking Up the Art World

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 10.12.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Many have taken advantage of the fact that art has performed historically well across market sectors, even in times of economic turmoil. After the 20...

Indian Healthcare Providers Look Beyond Medical Tourism to A Promising African Market

Biju Mohandas | Posted 10.11.2016 | World
Biju Mohandas

Over the last decade, patients from Africa have flocked to various parts of the world in search of medical treatment, driven by factors such as inadeq...

Did Zuckerberg Just Announce The Metaverse At OC3?

Jesse Damiani | Posted 10.10.2016 | Technology
Jesse Damiani

There were a variety of announcements throughout the keynote, by Zuckerberg and other Oculus executives, but the takeaway was simple: Oculus intends to build the Metaverse.

Sustainable infrastructure: Looking beyond man-made value

Paul Polman | Posted 10.06.2016 | Business
Paul Polman

Only sustainable infrastructure - one that refuses to trade long-term sustainability for short-term gains - will bring about the transformative change we need.

Saving Afghanistan From the Edge of Failure

Mohammad Shafiq Hamdam | Posted 10.03.2016 | Politics
Mohammad Shafiq Hamdam

In the last two years, Afghanistan has been facing unprecedented challenges. However, several major development projects have initiated, launched or completed. But the government has failed to deliver its promises. Thousands of Afghans died in violence.

7 Smart Tips For Building Sustainable Wealth Before Retirement

Tom Casano | Posted 09.30.2016 | Fifty
Tom Casano

Americans are delaying retirement longer and longer as lifespans increase and the burden begins to rest primarily on individual savings. Here are seven tips for building sustainable wealth before retirement.

Legal Ins and Outs of Crowdfunding

Jorge Newbery | Posted 09.29.2016 | Business
Jorge Newbery

Embed from Getty Images When crowdfunding first emerged, Attorney Anthony Zeoli was skeptical of online real estate investing. "When you start dealin...


Richard Koch | Posted 09.27.2016 | Business
Richard Koch

"If you are not worried, you are not risking enough." This is the first of the Zurich investment axioms, which I mentioned last month. The axioms as...

Buying A Home: 7 Tips For Making Your Biggest Investment Decision

Richard Barrington | Posted 09.23.2016 | Business
Richard Barrington

Mortgage rates, insurance and even legal and appraisal fees can all vary, so don't sign on to anything before you've done a little comparison shopping.

Recognizing Economic Opportunity In Humanitarian Relief

Rick Leach | Posted 09.20.2016 | Impact
Rick Leach

Syrian children in the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan, where thousands of families rely on electronic food vouchers, or "e-cards," from the U.N. World...

An Interview with Henry Ellenbogen: The Man who Taught Mutual Funds how to Invest

The Harbus | Posted 09.19.2016 | Business
The Harbus

By Lee Sun, Harvard Business School Class of '17 & Harbus Contributing Writer The allure of Silicon Valley has grown in the eyes of HBS graduates s...

Venture Funding Unrefined: An Inconvenient Truth

Victoria Silchenko | Posted 09.16.2016 | Business
Victoria Silchenko

While most of us obsess over access to private capital to kickstart new ventures, a very sizable part of such capital is already quietly flowing in th...

The Ins and Outs of Network Marketing

William Morrow | Posted 09.16.2016 | Business
William Morrow

There are many diverse opinions when it comes to Network Marketing. Some people will swear by Network Marketing, whereas others will swear Network Marketing is a scheme where only a few make money and the ones on the bottom of the tier make little to no money.

Crowdfunding Transforms Real Estate Investing

Jorge Newbery | Posted 09.06.2016 | Business
Jorge Newbery

Embed from Getty Images "When crowdfunding first emerged, I saw in a flash that it was going to be wonderful. It was going to remove the middle...

Cisco's big bet on a big idea

Tae Yoo | Posted 09.06.2016 | Impact
Tae Yoo

Two years ago, I stood on stage in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, with a quote on the screen behind me. It read, "All it takes is one big idea to change th...

Could This Be The Future Engine Of Development In Africa?

Marcelo Giugale | Posted 09.05.2016 | World
Marcelo Giugale

The conventional map of Africa's development path went more or less like this: transfers of capital and technology would ease people out of farming and into factory jobs around cities, while income from the extraction of oil, gas, and minerals would help governments pay for education, health, and infrastructure.

Reasons Why You Should Build a Website in 2016

Tomas Laurinavicius | Posted 09.01.2016 | Business
Tomas Laurinavicius

August 2016 marks 25 years since the first web page went live online. These humble origins of the internet as we know it are hard to believe considering the ever-growing sum of websites existing today - over a billion unique host names and counting.

Louisiana Floods: Restoration Will Help Us Build Back Better

P.J. Marshall | Posted 08.31.2016 | Green
P.J. Marshall

In Baton Rouge these past weekends, the "Cajun Navy" was out in force cleaning up after the devastating Louisiana floods that killed 17 people and for...

Burma: A Pro-Growth Economy in the Making

Charles H. Rivkin | Posted 08.30.2016 | World
Charles H. Rivkin

When Daw Aung San Suu Kyi visits the White House in September for the first time as Burma's State Counselor, she will be focused on something more sus...

When The Boat Takes On Water, Jump!

Richard Koch | Posted 08.30.2016 | Business
Richard Koch

Do you know the main reason why most people are not good investors? It's because they don't jump at the first sign of serious trouble. In this post ...