Felipe Manzo

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Billionaire Mark Cuban: ‘One of the great lies of life is follow your passions’

Mark Cuban grew up working class in Pittsburgh. His father installed upholstery in cars and his mom worked a myriad of odd jobs. Today, Cuban is …

Entrepreneurship

Retirement: Bulls Or Bears - No Worries With This 5% Income Strategy

The stock market has rebounded nicely from the recent 10% correction.<p>However, the risks remain elevated due to stretched valuations, inflationary …

Investing

Trump Plans New Limits on Family Immigration and Access to Services

A draft rewrite of long-standing immigration rules being developed by the Trump administration would intentionally skirt the U.S. Congress to place …

Immigration

How to Install Modern Pergola Rafters Without Brackets

If you have your pergola posts in, your pergola frame installed, and your pergola rafter lumber stained, you’re probably ready to move onto finishing …

Woodworking

This Is The Best Natural Painkiller Plant That You Can Find In Your Backyard!

Regardless of its causes, physical pain can be excruciating sometimes. Most of us rely on painkillers for a quick relief from acute or chronic pain. …

Ashwagandha: The Wonder Herb

Since childhood, I have been hearing this name but nobody explained what it is exactly. In my late teens, I saw this herb on the footpaths of Mumbai, …

Alternative Medicine

This engineer created a fool-proof plan to overcome shyness — and it led her to jobs at Apple, Google, and now Microsoft

A couple of months ago, Sophia Velastegui was approached with an exciting job offer: To become the general manager of Microsoft's artificial intelligence product unit.<p>She began the job in December. It was another pinnacle career move for the star engineer, named to Business Insider's list of the …

Employment

Ten Skills Every Manager Needs -- But 90% Of Managers Lack

Dear Liz,<p>I’m the Training Manager in a great firm. I have developed and delivered customer service training, communication skills training and several other courses, but now I have a new and bigger challenge. My CEO asked me to develop an in-house leadership development program. I’m very excited …

Leadership

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

Ray Dalio

Want to stop America's slide toward authoritarianism? Give all immigrants the right to vote

Since the rise of Donald Trump, many pundits have argued that immigration undermines American democracy and American unity. In a recent controversial column at the New York Times, for example, Ross Douthat suggested that restricting immigration is reasonable given the fact that "increased diversity …

Political Science

Last of iconic illegal immigration crossing signs has vanished in California

While politicians are embroiled in a polarized national debate over immigration, an iconic road sign cautioning drivers near the San Diego border to watch for migrants running across the freeway has quietly disappeared.<p>The "immigrant crossing" signs have become obsolete, said Cathryne …

Immigration

Democrats Just Realized They Now Have No Leverage Against Trump Over DACA

Now that Congress has passed a budget deal to boost defense, increase spending gaps and lift the debt ceiling, Democrats are realizing they no longer …

Immigration

These legal immigrants might have their path to a green card blocked by Trump

The Trump administration, in another effort to reduce legal immigration, wants to deny permanent residence to hundreds of thousands of foreigners …

Immigration

Why Border Patrol agents can board a bus or train and ask if you're a citizen

The agency has broad authority to conduct stops in vast swaths of the country.<p>You may have seen a video like this recently: camera-phone footage of Border Patrol agents getting on a bus or train, then walking down the aisle asking passengers, seemingly at random, if they’re American citizens.<p>Here’s …

Immigration

Here are 5 important reasons you should never agree to a police search — even if you’re innocent

Do you know what your rights are when a police officer asks to search you? If you’re like most people I’ve met in my eight years working to educate …

SEO

Trump says stock market plunge was ‘big mistake,’ promises economy will keep roaring

President Trump on Wednesday weighed in for the first time on wild gyrations in the stock market over the past two weeks, writing on Twitter that the 8 percent plummet over five days amounted to a “big mistake” by investors.<p>He suggested that the sharp sell-off, particularly on Friday and Monday, …

Stock Markets

JPMorgan has found a trigger for the next big market collapse

JPMorgan has noticed a big shift in markets that should have any investor worried.<p>Yes, traders are clearly already spooked, as evidenced by Thursday's massive 1,000-point drop in the Dow Jones industrial average, and Monday's similarly stark decline. But this is a longer-term issue — one that's …

Markets

Scientists studying psychoactive drugs accidentally proved the self is an illusion

Philosophers and mystics have long contemplated the disconcerting notion that the fixed self is an illusion.Neuroscientists now think they can prove it or, at least, help us glimpse this truth with some help from psilocybin, the psychoactive property in magic mushrooms.<p>Researchers around the world …

Consciousness

Democrats ask Gowdy to subpoena FEMA over botched hurricane-relief contract

Two Democrats on Tuesday urged House Oversight Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) to subpoena the Federal Emergency Management Agency for documents related to a botched contract for Hurricane Maria relief in Puerto Rico.<p>In a letter, Rep. Elijah Cummings (D- Md.) and Del. Stacey Plaskett (D-U.S. …

Caribbean

Stock market rebounds but concerns remain that tax cuts might overheat the U.S. economy

President Trump has boasted that the Republican tax cuts would add rocket fuel to the economy.<p>But rockets can accidentally explode.<p>Some analysts believe the extra stimulus of the tax cuts, which will boost wage growth and government borrowing in an already strong economy, helped ignite the recent …

Stock Markets

Kelly doubts Trump will extend Dreamers deadline

The White House chief of staff said the president was unlikely to give Congress more time to come up with a fix for young undocumented immigrants.<p>White House chief of staff John Kelly on Tuesday cast major doubt on the prospect that President Donald Trump would extend a March 5 deadline for …

Immigration

7 Powerful Things You Should Always Be Able to Say About Yourself

What you say about yourself has much to do with how you will succeed.<p>There are elements within ourselves that can either sabotage our success or lead us to greatness. In my bestselling book, <b>The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness,</b> I speak about seven characteristics that can …

Leadership

How rich are the rich? If only you knew

“If poor people knew how rich rich people are, there would be riots in the streets.”<p>Actor and comedian Chris Rock made this astute statement during a …

Income Inequality

Dow closes down nearly 1,200 points in volatile trading

The Dow Jones industrial average plunged 1,175 points Monday in an exceptionally volatile day for financial markets around the world, stirring concerns about the durability of the long-running stock gains.<p>In the biggest global sell-off since 2016, financial markets from Asia to Europe to the United …

Stock Markets

An Ancient Virus May Be Responsible for Human Consciousness

You've got an ancient virus in your brain. In fact, you've got an ancient virus at the very root of your conscious thought.<p>According to two papers …

Biology

Interest rate angst trips up U.S. equity bull market

NEW YORK (Reuters) - For nearly nine years, the global hunt for yield sent you to one place: the U.S. stock market.<p>On Friday, stocks took their biggest pounding since September 2016, before U.S. President Donald Trump was elected, after the U.S. government's monthly payrolls report showed the …

Stock Markets

Alan Greenspan: 'We have a stock market bubble'

Alan Greenspan is sounding the alarm about the booming stock market.<p>"There are two bubbles: We have a stock market bubble, and we have a bond market bubble," the former Federal Reserve chairman told Bloomberg TV on Wednesday.<p>The trouble in the bond market "will eventually be the critical issue," …

Alan Greenspan

21 Questions Amazon Asks Its Job Candidates

If you want to work for Jeff Bezos, you're going to have to answer some tough questions first.<p><b>Amazon goes to great lengths to ensure that they are hiring the right people.</b>• <b><br>We sifted through hundreds of Glassdoor reviews to find some of the company's toughest interview questions.</b>• <b><br>Questions about</b> …

Employment

One way to play the new tax law: Start an LLC

Spurred by ambiguities in the new tax law, accountants are coming up with novel strategies to help entrepreneurs slash their taxes.<p>One of the most notable provisions in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is a 20% deduction for qualified business income from so-called pass-through entities, including S …

Retirement

botkeeper has an automated bookkeeping bot for your accounting needs

There are probably few things that small businesses hate more than accounting. It’s tedious, time consuming and totally vital to ensure that businesses can remain in business and don’t run afoul of authorities.<p>Well, to make the process of bookkeeping a little bit less painful, a number of investors …

Small Business