Jennifer Wallace

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I tried a Bullet Journal…and it changed my life

Everybody’s got their primary stress point, and for me, it’s feeling overwhelmed. I’m a student and I work, so I tend to pack my days to the brim—but …

Productivity

10 companies hiring for remote jobs where you can literally work from anywhere

The majority of remote jobs require workers to live in specific regions or locations, but these 10 companies let you work remotely without geographic …

Remote Working

1 Trick to Actually Save Money

Put yourself through a little pain once per year. You'll be glad you did.<p>Why do so many of us have a tough time saving money? There are a couple of …

Personal Finance

'Boy or girl?' Parents raising 'theybies' let kids decide

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Three-year-old twins Zyler and Kadyn Sharpe scurried around the boys and girls clothing racks of a narrow consignment store filled with toys. Zyler, wearing rainbow leggings, scrutinized a pair of hot-pink-and-purple sneakers. Kadyn, in a T-Rex shirt, fixated on a musical cube …

Parenting

Generation wealth: how the modern world fell in love with money

Lauren Greenfield has spent years photographing the world’s richest people. Now she’s made a documentary on society’s obsession with extreme wealth – and its cost to us all<p>Documentary photographer Lauren Greenfield was trying to form trusting relationships with members of a Mayan tribe in Mexico in …

Los Angeles

5 Ways Great Customer Service Can Be Your New Sales Engine

Customer service is the new marketing, and it’s the new sales engine. Some organizations, large (Amazon, Apple, Patagonia) and small (your favorite local hair salon, perhaps, or local restaurant) already understand this. They’ve learned to focus their efforts on great customer service and let that …

Customer Experience

Are Republicans Covering for Trump, or for Themselves?

Of all the interlocking mysteries of the Trump-Russia scandal, one that I’ve found particularly perplexing is the utter servility of congressional Republicans before a president many of them hate and believe to be compromised by a foreign power.<p>Yes, I know they’re thrilled about tax cuts and …

Donald Trump

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17 Top-Paying Jobs With a 2-Year Degree

Source: Getty Images<p>Continue<br>Reading<p>1 of 18<p>Earn a living with less time devoted to school<p>With college costs going nowhere but up, the idea of getting …

Employment

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Why AI will not outsmart us

<b>Opinion: artificial intelligence will continue to do great things, but only for limited rather than general tasks</b><p>Artificial intelligence systems …

Artificial Intelligence

Immigration Fight Shows Silicon Valley Must Stop Feigning Neutrality

Last month, the Trump administration announced that it would halt its policy of separating young asylum-seekers from their parents. For those …

Trump will soon find that winning a trade war is not that easy | Larry Elliott

The trade war is getting nastier. Phase one began when Donald Trump whacked duties on imported steel and aluminium, and announced $50bn (£37.8bn) worth of tariffs on Chinese goods. Beijing retaliated dollar for dollar, while the EU targeted Levi’s jeans, bourbon whiskey and Harley-Davidson …

Trump's trade policy is a rerun of a terrible 1980s policy where 'American consumers were the biggest losers'

The hallmarks of President Donald Trump's recent protectionist trade policies echo the trade fights of previous decades, and economists say it represents a troubling recipe.<p>Anna Zhou and Ethan Harris, economists at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, say Trump's tariffs and focus on the bilateral trade …

'Finish It the Hell Up.' FBI Director, Deputy Attorney General Face Angry Republicans Over Russia Probe

(WASHINGTON) — Republicans accused top federal law enforcement officials Thursday of withholding important documents from them and demanded details …

DC Universe: Everything You Need To Know About The New Streaming Service

Since the announcement that DC was stepping into the streaming game, fans have wondered just what its new service would entail. In the past months, details have been scarce aside from announcements of new shows that will air on what the company calls DC Universe. The company announced that the …

The future of ‘entrepreneurship’? Working for Amazon and Uber

Amazon this week announced the next chapter in its bid to rule the commercial world. The company is looking to create a network of independent delivery fleets, and it wants “hundreds of entrepreneurs” to “start businesses” in support of this.<p>This represents a major move in the logistics realm, one …

The Middle East's first natural history museum is designed like Noah's Ark

TEL AVIV, Israel – When visitors enter the Middle East’s first natural history museum here next week, they'll spot a dramatic re-creation of the Great Bird Migration, when a half-billion birds make a stopover in Israel's Hula Valley en route from Europe to Africa.<p>The ultra-modern museum designed …

Do we have to erase the name of Laura Ingalls Wilder to ‘fix’ history? And who will be next?

Should writers who wrote long ago, describing life in the past, be held to 21st century standards of political correctness? The question has arisen many times – most recently about Laura Ingalls Wilder, who was born in 1867 and died in 1957. She is best known for writing the “Little House on the …

U.S. Recession Chances Are Creeping Higher

Financial markets suggest a small but growing probability of a coming recession in the U.S.<p>One model kept by economists at the Spanish bank BBVA indicates a 16% chance that it will happen in 12 months time, up from 5.2% in January. That's around the highest chances since early 2016, when the model …

Wall Street

How sky-high deductibles broke the U.S. health insurance system

When Carla Jordan and her husband were hit with a cascade of serious medical issues, she knew that at least her family had health insurance through her job. What she didn’t realize was that, even with that coverage, a constant stream of medical bills would soon push the family to the edge of …

What Is Employee 'Ghosting'? How Companies Created Their Own Worst Nightmare

Employers have been 'ghosting' workers for years; now the tables have turned. Here's how to improve the situation.<p>Over the weekend, LinkedIn published a fascinating story on what has become many companies' newest nightmare: employee "ghosting."<p>"In fields ranging from food service to finance, …

Rising seas: 'Florida is about to be wiped off the map'

In 1890, just over six thousand people lived in the damp lowlands of south Florida. Since then the wetlands that covered half the state have been largely drained, strip malls have replaced Seminole camps, and the population has increased a thousandfold. Over roughly the same amount of time the …

Global Warming

WHO classifies 'gaming disorder' as mental health condition

<b>(CNN) —</b> Watching as a video game ensnares their child, many a parent has grumbled about "digital heroin," likening the flashing images to one of the world's most addictive substances.<p>Now, they may have backup: The World Health Organization announced "gaming disorder" as a new mental health …

Mental Health

New York Attorney General Sues Trump Foundation After 2-Year Investigation

The New York State attorney general’s office filed a scathingly worded lawsuit on Thursday taking aim at the Donald J. Trump Foundation, accusing the charity and the Trump family of sweeping violations of campaign finance laws, self-dealing and illegal coordination with the presidential …

Donald Trump

Make extra money with one of these 14 digital side gigs

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>Looking to make some money or start a side project? The internet is full of voices …

Selling

Kitchen towels 'can cause food poisoning'

<b>Multi-use of kitchen towels is putting households at risk of food poisoning, research suggests.</b><p>Scientists from the University of Mauritius examined 100 kitchen towels that had been used for a month.<p>They found E.coli was more likely to be found on towels used for multiple jobs, such as wiping …

Sex robots won’t solve loneliness nor curb violence against women, doctors say

Sex robots are unlikely to solve loneliness or reduce sex crimes, NHS doctors say.<p>The booming sex technology industry has seen the devices sold for more than £10,000 each, with speculation they could provide “companionship”.<p>But writing in BMJ Sexual and Reproductive Health, medics said there was no …

Sex Crimes

Harvey Weinstein charged with rape and other abuse violations in sexual assault cases

NEW YORK — Harvey Weinstein was arrested and charged with rape and other abuse counts Friday, months after allegations of sexual violence and harassment toppled the once-powerful Hollywood mogul.<p>Weinstein, 66, was charged with rape, criminal sex act, sexual abuse and sexual misconduct for cases …

Harvey Weinstein

Google's Digital Wellbeing initiative: Everything you need to know

At Google I/O 2018, Google announced Digital Wellbeing. It's a brand new approach to OS and app development that'll equip users with tools to help …