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Forbes Media Finishes 2014 With Record U.S. Readership for Forbes Magazine and Visitors to Forbes.com

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 12.19.2014 | Media
Sugar Rautbord

Forbes announced that its strategy for the 21st century proves as successful as the Forbes Billionaires and The Under 30 Issues. On December 17, Forb...

Charity Tax Breaks Only Extended Through End Of 2014

Forbes | Posted 12.17.2014 | Impact

Charities wanted permanent tax breaks, but instead the Senate last night passed a one-year tax extenders bill, only good through Dec. 31, 2014. That l...

New Food Trends 2015

Rozanne Gold | Posted 12.16.2014 | Taste
Rozanne Gold

At the end of every year, platoons of food professionals -- consultants, chefs, writers and research firms -- race to predict the trends that will influence foodies all over America and ergo the world.

Dr. Dre Is The Highest-Paid Musician of 2014

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 12.11.2014 | Entertainment

After handily topping the Forbes hip-hop cash kings list, Dr. Dre has proven to be 2014's highest-paid musician, bringing in a huge $620 million. With...

The Gender Employment Gap Is Alive and Well, Thank You

Amanda Glassman | Posted 12.02.2014 | Business
Amanda Glassman

Watching my mother, who had grown up fatherless and put herself through law school, work her way up to a highly-respected leader of a small town, is an ascent which has left a mark on me.

Why I'm Boycotting Movies About Men

Lori Day | Posted 11.30.2014 | Entertainment
Lori Day

I've spent half a century watching films that are by, for, and about men. I've paid too much of my hard-earned money supporting a fantasy world where half the human population has gone missing.

Forbes Releases List Of The Highest-Earning Celebrities Under 30

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | Posted 11.25.2014 | Entertainment

Justin Bieber might have had a pretty terrible year in the media, but all the drama didn't affect his bank account. Forbes released its list of the...

The King of the South Gets His CRWN

Azeem Khan | Posted 11.05.2014 | Entertainment
Azeem Khan

Anyone who's a fan of hip-hop automatically knows that when someone mentions the King of the South, it is T.I. It's hard to imagine, but T.I signed his first major record deal back in 1999 with Arista records.

You Only Have To Be Right Once: The Unprecedented Rise of the Instant Tech Billionaires by Randall Lane and the Staff of Forbes

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 11.05.2014 | Books
Sugar Rautbord

208 Pages Published by Portfolio / Penguin Random House The photographs of the young men who have made an instant fortune in Randall Lane's You On...

Humility in Leadership

Gadadhara Pandit Dasa | Posted 10.27.2014 | Business
Gadadhara Pandit Dasa

Even monks and serious meditators will admit that developing humility is no easy task. However, if we hope to move in that direction, we can all some time reflect on our behavior and interactions and see how we can make some positive changes towards a more humble approach to life.

How Philadelphia Is Bringing Together the Country's Top Millennials

Jamira Burley | Posted 10.20.2014 | College
Jamira Burley

The new school has arrived, ushering in more than 80 million classmates, better known as the millennial generation. This Internet savvy, socially cons...

Manhattan Home to Six of the Most Expensive U.S. Zip Codes: More Surprising Than You Think

Toni Haber | Posted 12.15.2014 | New York
Toni Haber

While it is not too surprising that New York City took six of the top ten most expensive zip codes in the U.S. on Forbe's 2014 list, the actual neighborhoods that came out on top are.

Viral Fun Is The New Philanthropy 2.0

Forbes | Ryan Scott | Posted 10.15.2014 | Impact

More than $100 million. That’s how much the ice bucket challenge has raised for ALS, courtesy of three million plus people. According to the ALS...

Why Krugman's Vocabulary Needs to Be Refreshed

Gina Athena Ulysse | Posted 12.07.2014 | Media
Gina Athena Ulysse

Paul Krugman's "Voodoo Economics, The Next Generation" does not make any more sense today than it did back in 1980 when presidential candidate G. W. Bush used this term to criticize Ronald Reagan's claim that cutting taxes on the rich would actually -- "magically" lead to greater economic growth.

Can Seattle Afford to Pay a Premium Minimum Wage?

Timothy J. Barnett | Posted 12.03.2014 | Politics
Timothy J. Barnett

With so many business-hub communities surrounding Seattle (more than a dozen not counting bedroom communities), residents desiring low-cost local services do not have to drive far to find businesses not constrained by the new minimum wage.

Here's Why the World Doesn't Need a 'Yahoo for Men'

Katie Tandy | Posted 12.01.2014 | Media
Katie Tandy

In a world steeped in miserable estrogen, tampons, squalling babies, mascara and stilettos, one man has had enough. James Heckman, former head of global media strategy at Yahoo!, has launched Scout.com, an online portal dedicated to all things men.

Offshore Winds Soon to Power Cape Cod: Part I

Stacy Clark | Posted 11.29.2014 | Green
Stacy Clark

With such an abundance of inexhaustible, clean power just waiting to be tapped, why has the U.S. delayed its development of offshore wind power?

The Case for Women Entrepreneurs

Megan Foo | Posted 11.25.2014 | Women
Megan Foo

What if an entrepreneur never had the opportunity to thrive in the annals of innovation? What if he or she never received the capital, technology, networks and information crucial to the founding and flourishing of business ventures?

The Dangerous Myth Of The Crazy, Easy Drunk Woman

Nikki Gloudeman | Posted 11.25.2014 | Women
Nikki Gloudeman

Frezza's outrageous article is hardly an outlier. It's just the latest example of people demeaning drunk women and blaming them for anything that may happen to them while in said inebriated state. Meanwhile, men who get hammered are just fun-loving bros with wild stories.

Here Are The World's Highest Paid Hip-Hop Acts

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 09.23.2014 | Entertainment

In 2013, Diddy topped Forbes' list of highest paid hip-hop acts with $50 million, leading Dr. Dre, who landed in third, by $10 million. But after Appl...

What I Learned From Angela Merkel

Ellevate | Posted 11.19.2014 | Women
Ellevate

By hqlines, via Tumblr By Nicole Eva Fraser, Manager, Writing Studio, American Greetings Like so many of us today, I find myself longing for w...

Why Has Sisi's Offer to Abbas Gotten So Little Attention?

Lilac Sigan | Posted 11.09.2014 | World
Lilac Sigan

Some might think that Hamas is very busy with the post-battle reconstruction of Gaza these days. Regretfully, most signs imply otherwise. Hamas is alr...

Dire Predictions About Doctor Shortage Post-Obamacare Haven't Panned Out

Wendell Potter | Posted 10.12.2014 | Politics
Wendell Potter

It's true that the number of doctors per capita in the U.S. likely will continue to decrease, especially in rural areas. But even though an estimated 13 million Americans have become newly insured since the first of this year, the predictions of the gloom-and-doomers have not panned out.

What Are the Best Colleges in Illinois?

Reboot Illinois | Posted 10.11.2014 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

We pulled out the 15 highest-ranked Illinois schools. The top two both placed in the top 25 overall. The rankings of seven of the Illinois schools are below, with their national rank in parentheses.

My Three Life Secrets to Thriving

Caitlin Roberson | Posted 10.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Caitlin Roberson

Action influences emotions, which crystalize beliefs. These in turn inspire us to pursue what we hope for with that much more joy, focus and hope. That's what these three practices do for me.