Chris Morgan Dodd

106 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | @ChrisMorganDodd | Keep up with Chris Morgan Dodd on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Chris Morgan Dodd”

33 Books Millennials Need to Read Before Turning 30 | Inc.com

Your 20s are a time for figuring out who you are and what you want from life.<p>While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the way.<p>To help you out, we've selected some of our favorite books that likely never …

Books

David Lynch and the Second Coming of Transcendental Meditation

How David Lynch and a host of A-list celebrities are pushing Transcendental Meditation into New York City, and into the mainstream.<p>It's Thursday night at Carnegie Hall, and Jerry Seinfeld, Katy Perry, and Sting are all set to perform. Most of the women in the audience are decked out in designer …

Catalonia Secession From Spain Update 2015: A Weak Economic Future Predicted For Barcelona

Catalan parliament members met Tuesday to begin an arduous discussion on choosing a president for the region the day after they voted to secede from …

The Danish Secret to a Happy Winter

Want to know how to deal with the increasingly short days and frigid temperatures of winter? Consider consulting some of the world’s leading …

Catalonia: Nationalism with foul roots

Catalonia's regional parliament has come out and endorsed a split from Spain. It's rather a surprise that it has come this far. But, it's no surprise …

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 …

The Ins and Outs of a 403(b)

A 403(b) plan is similar to a 401(k) plan in that it’s a simple way to save for retirement and benefit from pretax or Roth salary deferrals.1<p>403(b)s …

The ‘Short’ Who Sank Valeant Stock

Andrew Left has long targeted firms that he thinks are overvalued or engaged in fraud<p>LOS ANGELES—Even in the bombastic world of short selling, Andrew Left stands out.<p>Mr. Left, the man who this week likened Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. to Enron Corp., is among a small group of …

Stock Markets

Mindful Sex

Meditation and sex might not be the two things you’d most naturally associate. One involves sitting alone in silence while the other is rather more …

Mindfulness

Taking the 'Smart Drug' Modafinil Made Me Love Work but Hate People

In the rat race that is modern life, it's sort of the only drug that makes sense. How awful is that?<p><i>More on Nootroprics:</i><p>Will 'Smart Drugs' Really Make Us Smarter, or Just Ruin Our Lives?<p>A Campus Dealer Explains How the College Drug Economy Works<p>Can the Pills That Claim to Make You Clever Also Make …

Cristiano Ronaldo Work Rate 'Borders on Sickness,' Nothing Like Messi, Says Deco

Link to Media<p>Cristiano Ronaldo’s former Portugal team-mate Deco has claimed the Real Madrid man’s desire to be the best “borders on sickness” and has insisted he is nothing like Barcelona starlet Lionel Messi.<p>Deco is a player lucky enough to have played with both of them, enjoying a spell at the …

Soccer

The US Shale Oil Industry Will Simply Vanish

<i>After many years of prosperity, the tough time has come for the US shale industry.</i><p><i>Dramatic US oil production decline is inevitable and many shale</i> …

Do you have the nerve to back the 'Bonkers Portfolio' that has returned 3,000pc?

The hair-raising ride given to investors would have been akin to a runaway train – very fast, but with very little idea of where it would end, or how.<p>The principles of ‘value’ investing have guided some of the world’s greatest investors, Warren Buffett chief among them.<p>You invest where you see a …

Investing

Minnesota Man Arrested, Sentenced to 6-Months in Jail for Having a Windmill On His Property

Orono, MN – For more than a year, we have been following the story of a Minnesota man, Jay Nygard, who is routinely risking jail time because he …

Counter-culture

11 Habits of Lifelong Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Not surprisingly, the United States exhibits the highest rates of entrepreneurship in the developed world: Entrepreneurs account for 14 percent of the U.S. working age population. While many of these independent workers come from younger …

How the Homeless Eat

<i>At Holy Apostles on on 28th Street and Ninth Avenue, about 1,200 lunches have been served daily for more than 33 years. Photo: ©Liz Neumark</i><p>On the eve of Pope Francis' visit to New York, I waited on the corner of Fifth Avenue -- a mere 50 yards from where he would soon be sleeping. It was the start …

Articles about 5 modern homes scotland on Dwell.com - Dwell

On my final day in Glasgow, and alas my final day in Scotland, I got straight up, tossed a handful of dirty clothes into my now...<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.<p>It’s been …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Trickery, Mockery and the Scottish Way of War

<b>Trickery, Mockery and the Scottish Way of War</b><p>By Alastair J. Macdonald<p><i>Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland</i>, Vol.143 (2013)<p>The …

When Donald Trump Goes Left, Blame His Scottish Roots

The Donald’s mother is Scottish. The Scots are notorious taxers and welfare-staters and victim-players. Nuff said. Aye?<p>Donald Trump is getting a lot …

Breaking Down the Myth of Tottenham's 'Misfiring' Striker Harry Kane

Link to Media<p>When the summer transfer window closed, Tottenham were left with just one specialist centre-forward.<p>One thing seemed clear, Harry Kane would need to score plenty of goals.<p>Despite that pressure, or perhaps because of it, it took until his ninth appearance of the season and his fifth …

Soccer

How Sweden's negative interest rates experiment has turned economics on its head

Nordic experimentation with sub-zero interest rates has changed the way central bankers think about fighting recessions<p>It has long been believed that when it comes to interest rates, zero is as low as you can go. Who would choose to keep their money in the bank if they had to pay for the …

Economics

Corporate mindfulness is bullsh*t: Zen or no Zen, you’re working harder and being paid less

Mindfulness matters, but make no mistake: Corporations are co-opting the idea to disguise the ways they kill us<p>Mindfulness has become a household word. Time magazine’s cover of a youthful blond woman peacefully blissing out anchors the feature story, ‘Mindful Revolution.’ From endorsements by …

News and Articles About Conscious Living on Planet Earth

Posted by clnjoneil on April 30, 2018 in Conscious Living, Inspirational with 0 Comments<p>The path to doing well in your endeavors starts with you …

Offerings: Deep wisdom from Buddhist master Thrangu Rinpoche

I’m drawn to the philosophy of Tibetan Buddhism, which inspired my new book <i>Back Over the Mountains: A Journey to the Buddha Within.</i> For the past …

Meditation

This Is What Will Happen When You Set Ambitious And Realistic Goals

What’s the secret to success?<p>Well, if you’re looking for a shortcut, you’re out of luck, because nothing beats hard work and dedication. But there is …

Motivation

How To Eliminate 90% Of Your Regret And Anxiety By Thinking Like A Roman Emperor

Do you know what Steve Jobs, John D. Rockefeller, Amelia Earhart, and Ulysses S. Grant have in common?<p>They each possessed the talent of turning …

Financial Fridays: Basic Mistakes Every Entrepreneur Makes

I love you so I don’t want you to do these things. Save the world instead.<b>A) IGNORING THE “SIX MONTH RULE”</b>I was on the board of a business where we …

Entrepreneurship

HUGH HENDRY: 'We may be approaching the end, not the beginning, of a dark period for stocks'

Eclectica's flagship fund fell 7.1% over the month, dragged down by its exposure to European equities. That drop left the fund up 2.7% for the first eight months of the year, according to an investor update.<p>The average macro fund fell 1.29% in August and is down about 0.75% for the year, according …

I'm 22. Should I Invest for Retirement in a Traditional IRA or a Roth?

For young savers, paying taxes now rather than later can pay off.<p><b>Q: I am 22 years old, I work in a professional field, and I make about $35,000 a</b> …

Texas electricity goes negative: Wind power was so plentiful one night that producers paid the state to take it.

In the wee hours of the morning on Sunday, the mighty state of Texas was asleep. The honky-tonks in Austin were shuttered, the air-conditioned office …