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Why An Economy For The 1% Is Bad For Business, And Government

The “meek” — that old biblical euphemism for the poor — will one day inherit the earth. If so, it will only be if the world’s one percenters high-tail it to Mars before everything here goes to pot. Because, according to a study on economic inequality by Oxfam, the poor have an uphill climb if they …

Income Inequality

7 HIIT Workouts to Do Before You Hit Your AM Shower

Some days a long workout just isn’t in the cards. There’s work, happy hour, laundry and dinner to deal with, and cardio and kickboxing just don’t make the cut. Lucky for us a little secret in the fitness world, aka High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) workouts, makes burning major calories in …

30 Questions You Should Be Ready to Answer During a Job Interview

Interview prep 101 dictates that you should have your elevator pitch ready, a few stories polished, and a good sense of what you have to offer. So, …

Drama between wife, mother-in-law at center of most family rifts

The Bible says, “Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife.” But does he have to cleave so much?<p>A new study from the University of Cambridge Center for Family Research and an organization called the Stand Alone Institute has found that rifts between …

Drive Operational Accountability During Your First 100 Days In A New Job

Team milestone management is the single most important operational leadership skill you can develop. It is the critical link between theoretical strategies and plans and activities that actually have practical, value-creating impact.<p>The basics of milestone management are indeed basic: What’s …

Management

Is Soy or Almond Milk Healthier Than Cow's Milk? | Men's Health]

Before we take a critical eye to milk alternatives, let’s look at good old-fashioned cow’s milk.<p>Here are the positives: An 8-ounce glass of whole milk has nearly 8 grams of protein and 149 calories.<p>For comparison, a 4-ounce skinless roasted chicken breast has 35 grams of protein and 186 …

Scientists say these 2 'dark' personality traits can help you succeed at work

It's a question that's plagued researchers for years, and unfortunately, there's no clear answer.<p>Now, new research suggests that jerks can sometimes be more successful, depending on the specific traits they display.<p>For the study, cited by the Association for Psychological Science, psychologists at …

If Islam Is Un-American, so Are Christianity and Judaism

"[I am] calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our representatives can figure out what's going on." -- Donald J. Trump<p>Though controversial and clearly unconstitutional, Trump has tapped into a sentiment held by 76 percent of the Republican electorate …

Two Dutch jokers told people select Bible verses were from the Quran. Guess what happened next?

Last Friday, before Donald Trump proposed banning all Muslims from traveling to the U.S. but after the Islamist terrorist attacks in Paris and San …

Terrorism

I Don't Care Where My Children Go To College

I'm going to say something a bit unheard of in modern times. My thoughts are anathema for most parents. But I'm done pretending.<p>Here goes ...<p>I don't care where my children go to college. I'm not saying I don't care in the but-deep-down-I'm-hoping-they-get-a-full-ride-to-Harvard way. And I'm not …

A former Google exec explains how he evaluates his senior leadership team

On a recent Monday morning, I was preparing for my weekly staff meeting. Item #1 on the agenda was a discussion about an upcoming review cycle, where everybody at Upstart would receive a performance score based on feedback from their peers and manager.<p>Though I had yet to begin the process of …

15 weird risk factors for kidney stones

Anyone who's ever passed a kidney stone before has probably wondered how something so small (usually, anyway!) can cause so much pain. Unfair, we know. About 1 in 11 people will suffer from a kidney stone in their lifetime—and once you've already had one, you're about 50 percent more likely to have …

6 ways you can easily eliminate stress from your life

True story: Everyone gets stressed. Even those people who seem so cool and collected all the time. As much as you wish you could just make that …

'Oldest' Koran fragments found in Birmingham University

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1181000/1181712_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524618517_bc506a0d8aa3bafb3a2eed43807f1f10<p><b>What may be the world's oldest fragments of the Koran have been found by the University of Birmingham.</b><p>Radiocarbon dating found the manuscript to be at …

South Florida doctor faces prison time for hiding $18M from IRS

When a South Florida doctor is sentenced Monday for failing to pay nearly $6.4 million in taxes on $18 million worth of income he hid from the IRS, …

Corruption

Cancer survivor gets $19,000 tax bill for GoFundMe donations

As the sharing economy continues to grow, so do the associated tax problems.<p>The Internal Revenue Service obviously is interested in folks who earn …

Retirement