Ashley Augstine

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3 Mortgage Tricks Every Homeowner Should Know About

Whether you're new to homeownership or have been making mortgage payments for years, it never hurts to find ways to slash your costs. Here are three tips that can help you save thousands.<p>One major advantage to getting a 15-year mortgage, as opposed to a 30-year loan, is that you'll generally be …

The things sex education should have taught us but didn’t

• Men and women have innate differences in how they experience their sexualities.<br>• These differences, despite existing, don’t really mean anything.

10 Signs Your Boss Is a Great Manager (and You Shouldn't Leave Your Job)

For starters, how is your boss's listening skills?<p>Years ago, I was a member of a politically-charged executive team with each person pulling in different directions with opposing agendas. We were a mess.<p>While that horrendous experience was short-lived, it gave me a front-row seat to witnessing …

98 tools I use to learn, work and travel anywhere in the world

I OFTEN GET ASKED what apps, services and tools I use to work and travel, learn, plan, track habits, manage time, write, read and more.<p>I’d like to …

Entrepreneurship

Blue Lives Matter is boycotting Ben & Jerry's for its support of Black Lives Matter

When ice cream brand Ben & Jerry's declared its support for Black Lives Matter on Thursday, the company said it was "comfortable" with any backlash …

Black Lives Matter

“A Love Letter To Black Women”: Cheo Hodari Coker & The Gender Dynamics Of “Luke Cage”

By ReBecca Theodore-Vachon6 minute Read<p>Intersectionality is a beautiful thing. Since <i>Luke Cage</i> dropped last Friday on Netflix, critics and viewers …

If You Download These 7 Apps, You Don't Need a Wedding Planner

Zola is known for its shopping perks, and since shopping happens to be our favorite vice, we're pretty excited about this one. It promises to give …

Wedding Planning

For People Who Value Hip Hop But Not Black Lives

Do you feel the beat? The 808 drums bang heavily in your car speakers as a bombastic voice speaks rhythmically over the beat, creating a colorful blend that dances in your ear drums. You vibe, and you start to feel empowered and often hyped from the energy inserted into the track from the producer …

Rap & Hip-Hop

This Chilling New Netflix Documentary Will Connect America's Prison System to Slavery

13th comes from Selma director Ava DuVernay.<p>As true crime takes hold of the entertainment industry, the American criminal justice system has been examined through dozens of cases, angles, and programs ranging from narrative historical fiction to investigative journalism. Given the simmering racial …

13 Hip-Hop Albums You Should Listen to Before Watching Donald Glover’s ‘Atlanta’

After looking at his extensive resume of hits, it seems fair to say that any TV Donald Glover touches turns to gold. His new show <i>Atlanta</i> is now …

People are using MLK Jr. to silence black protesters — here's what they're forgetting

On Tuesday night, protests erupted in Charlotte, North Carolina, following the police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott, a black man who authorities …

Mistakes to avoid when changing careers

Starting a new career can be a bold and exciting decision, but making the switch more gradually may work better for your finances. Learn about the …

The History of the Web in a Single Infographic

This monstrously clever graphic identifies the key breakthroughs that created today's digital world.<p>In previous posts, I've provided infographics for how to be a better manager, how to get your emails opened and how to find the right amount of stress to be productive. Today, I'm posting something a …

The top 10 quotes EVERY entrepreneur should live by

Share103<p>Tweet<p>Share132<p>+18<p>Shares 243<p><i>Get our latest app for startup stories, news, ideas, research and analysis.</i> <i>Install Now »</i><p>Here are the top 10 quotes …

How Neuroscientists Explain the Mind-Clearing Magic of Running

<i>By Melissa Dahl</i><p>A good run can sometimes make you feel like a brand-new person. And, in a way, that feeling may be literally true. About three decades of research in neuroscience have identified a robust link between aerobic exercise and subsequent cognitive clarity, and to many in this field the …

The Definitive Guide For Making The Right Career Move

Thinking of changing careers? You’re not alone.<p>More now than ever, people aren’t just changing jobs, they’re changing careers. Thinking of leaving your job to start your own business? You too, are in good company. The rate of MBA grads showing a preference for going into a startup is higher than …

Employment