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10 Bucks Everyone Will Wear This Sneaker Trend Now

When it comes to footwear, we’ve had several hybrid styles debut over the past year. There’s the “hootie” shoe trend that’s perfect for fall, …

This Exercise Routine Could Intensify The Growth And Development of New Brain Cells

That morning jog might be doing more good than you think.<p>Here's a potential benefit to add to the long list of reasons for why we should always stay …

A Harvard psychologist says there's a personality trait that's just as important as charisma and is easier to develop

Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, and Martin Luther King Jr. had the ability to captivate and inspire their audiences the way few other leaders could.<p>Yet Harvard psychologist Amy Cuddy says there's a personality trait that's just as important as charisma — and it's considerably easier to develop.<p>That …

‘Big Short’ professor’s fund swells as theory meets reality

Richard Thaler's cameo in the Oscar contending movie <i>The Big Short</i> was a rare moment of glamour for an economist who built his career studying the follies of human behaviour.<p>The 70-year-old University of Chicago professor, whose stock-picking theories drive the Undiscovered Managers Behavioral Value …

One bank CEO outlines what will happen to your bank account if the Fed takes interest rates negative

But according to the CEO of a major US bank, if the US Federal Reserve were to do the same, it would have a serious practical impact on customers' bank accounts.<p>Analysts at Deutsche Bank hosted meetings with PNC Bank's chairman and CEO, Bill Demchak, last week and addressed the possibility of …

Did you know that your intelligence depends on your brain 'personality'?

<b>New York:</b> Just as personality traits of people may differ, brains also have different traits that affect both anatomical and cognitive factors, such …

3 Value Stocks Near 52-Week Lows Worth Buying

Image source: Getty Images.<p>While many companies' shares are risingpast their fair values right now, others are trading at potentially bargain prices. The difficulty with bargain shopping, though, is that you may be understandably hesitant to buy stocks wallowing near their 52-week lows. In an …

10 Habits of Unsuccessful People You Don't Want to Copy

Do you really think you'll be successful if you simply copy other people's habits? If that was the case, success was easy.<p>I never met a successful person until I was 24. I grew up in a working-class family -- I was more frequently around people who were the opposite.<p>The first successful person I …

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Something weird is happening in the stock market

<i>To sign up, scroll to the bottom of this page and click "Get updates in your inbox," or click here.</i><p>Investors are nervous. That ought to spell bad news for the stocks they consider overvalued.<p>But it's not working out that way. In fact, the stocks with the largest bets against them have been on a …

Why one of Coke's star female execs gave it up after 7 years to join an ad agency

For the last seven years, that glass was filled with Coke. Clark was one of Coca-Cola's top senior execs, who worked her way up to become the company's president of sparkling brands and strategic marketing.<p>When Clark took a sabbatical last year, reportedly to help Hillary Clinton work on the social …

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I help multimillionaires manage their money, and here are the 10 best pieces of financial advice I can give you

I have spent the last 16 years advising some of the most amazing, successful, and yes, wealthy families in the US.<p>These enterprising families have worked most of their lives to be the best at what they do and bring the same talent to managing their wealth. Wealth does not build itself, but it can …

CIA’s covert drone war in Pakistan cools as U.S. shifts focus to conflicts in Syria and Iraq

Covert drone strikes in Pakistan, a key part of the U.S.’s counter-terror war, plummeted in 2015 to their lowest level in eight years according to a …

Scientists gave praying mantises tiny 3D glasses to test their depth perception

Pretty much everything we know about stereopsis, or 3D vision, we've learned from vertebrates. Monkeys, cats, owls, and toads have all been the subject of research showing that these animals have the ability to compare images from different eyes to perceive depth. But the same ability has only been …

5 Ways to Train Your Brain and Boost Your Self-Esteem

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It can be hard to tell if someone is truly confident, or just good at hiding their insecurities. Often we find that the loudest, most boisterous people are often the most self-conscious.<p>In psychology, the term self-esteem is used to …

Genius at Play: A Brilliant Mathematician on Tinkering, Thinkering, and the Art of Being a Professional Nonunderstander

Anatomy of thought at the fault line of invention and discovery.<p><i>“Mathematical Science,”</i> wrote Ada Lovelace in contemplating the nature of the imagination, <i>“is the language of the unseen relations between things.”</i> Few have mastered that language and transmuted it into Lovelace’s “poetical science” …

Elon Musk Unveils Artificial Intelligence Institute To Stop Robot Apocalypse

Tesla and SpaceX chief Elon Musk announced the start of a $1 billion research institute aimed at promoting safe artificial intelligence research on Friday.<p>Called OpenAI, the non-profit effort will "advance digital intelligence in the way that is most likely to benefit humanity as a whole," …

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In land of 3,500% stock returns, crashes are quickly forgotten

Fang Zhengdao set up shop on a rainy day in mid-November, a yellow umbrella in his hand and a handwritten sign by his side. Two months had passed since the great Chinese stock-market crash of 2015, and Fang figured it was time to start peddling equities again.<p>That no one seemed interested in …

How to Trade the 4 Biggest Tech Stocks: Apple, Microsoft, Facebook and Google

The <b>Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund</b> (XLK) is outperforming the <b>S&P 500</b><p>both year to date and so far in the fourth quarter, led by the four largest …

Where Jim Cramer says young people should invest their first $10,000

When you're young, your biggest asset is time, thanks to the effects of compound interest.<p>But how exactly do you leverage time most effectively? And where should you put extra money as a young investor?<p>Jim Cramer, cofounder of financial site TheStreet.com and host of CNBC's "Mad Money," answered …

Money really can buy happiness, Harvard prof says

Can money buy happiness? According to the old adage: No.<p>But a Harvard Business School professor says yes. But how much happiness you can buy depends on how you spend your money.<p>"We're really underspending on the things that make us most happy," says Michael Norton, a Harvard Business School …

10 Stylish Waterproof Boots to Beat Bad Weather

<i>Last Updated December, 2017.</i><p>The path varies, but the conditions are the same: wet, muddy, icy and caked with snow. If it’s a bucolic stroll through …

Three stocks that offer a value-plus-momentum power boost

<i>John Reese is CEO of</i> Validea.com <i>and Validea Capital, and portfolio manager for the National Bank Consensus funds. Globe Investor has a distribution agreement with Validea.ca, a premium Canadian stock screen service.</i> Try it<i>.</i><p>If you've been to one of the myriad of trendy juice bars that have popped up …

GOLDMAN: Here are 15 great stocks with fat dividends and huge buyback plans

According to David Kostin at Goldman Sachs, S&P 500 companies will spend $2.2 trillion in excess cash in 2016, and 46% of that will be returned to shareholders in the form of dividends ($432 billion) or buybacks ($608 billion).<p>Additionally, the stocks of companies returning large amounts of cash to …

A Large McDonald’s Fries Will Cost You This Much in Venezuela

McDonald’s is bringing back its French fries to Venezuela after a 10-month absence. And no thanks to the country’s skyrocketing inflation rates, a …

10 Things Guys MUST Do After A First Date If They Want A Second One

Consider this a second-date guarantee.<p>So you went out with somebody and you thought she was absolutely amazing. She was the hottest, sexiest woman of …

6 Timeless Quotes on Creativity From Pablo Picasso

Despite his rocky beginning, Picasso, whose birthday is Oct. 25, became one of the most influential artists of the early 20th century, and has a lasting legacy that pushes our creative boundaries today.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This column originally published on</i> …

6 Quirky Ways to Improve Brain Function

<i>We may be biased, but we think the human brain is pretty special. All this week, mentalfloss.com is celebrating this miracle organ with a heap of</i> …

7 Great Stocks That Keep Raising Dividends

The stock market has had a good run since 2009. So good, in fact, that a growing chorus of seers fears that U.S. stocks will deliver little …