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15 Companies Where Half the Employees Make $100,000 or More

Lucky them.<p>Considering a career move and worrying about your wallet? Fret no more. Thanks to a new federal rule, you can now know for sure how much …

Here are 300 free Ivy League university courses you can take online right now

The eight Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia universities, and the University of Pennsylvania.<p>All eight schools place in the top fifteen of the US News and World Report 2017 national …

Online Education

8 Easy Anti-Inflammatory Chicken Crockpot Recipes You Should Make For Weight Loss

Gut health is on everyone’s mind these days — for good reason. Eating plenty of anti-inflammatory foods balances the levels of good and bad bacteria …

These Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes Are Basically Burritos—But Way Healthier

When I'm at a loss for what to make for dinner, I often turn to Southwestern flavors and ingredients. I know that some combination of black or pinto …

Food

U.S. product lets investors triple bet on popular tech stocks

(Reuters) - Investors are getting a high-octane way to bet on or against the stock market's technology leaders.<p>A new product aims to let investors triple the return of 10 stocks, including the so-called FANG stocks - Facebook Inc (FB.O), Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O), Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) and Google …

3 Stocks That Feel Like Microsoft in 1986

Canopy Growth, Universal Display and Square aren't quite household names yet, but their stocks are set up to deliver market-crushing returns over the …

Work From Home 2018: The Top 100 Companies For Remote Jobs

With mobile devices and videoconferencing technology becoming more widespread, telecommuting jobs are also becoming more common. They’re also highly coveted because they tend to offer greater work-life balance. The downside is that many such offers turn out to be too good to be true.<p>FlexJobs, a …

Employment

These Are the 20 Best Stocks to Own as Millennials Take Over the Stock Market

Millennials ruin everything, right?<p>Wrong, according to a 2018 outlook note from Fundstrat's Thomas Lee. According to Lee, the millennial demographic …

Investing

A letter to Jamie Dimon — and anyone else still struggling to understand bitcoin and cryptocurrencies

<i>This piece was originally published in October 2017 on Chain's blog, after Jamie Dimon called bitcoin a fraud in September. Dimon has since said he regrets the comment, but maintained he is not interested in bitcoin.</i><p>Dear Jamie,<p>My name is Adam Ludwin and I run a company called Chain. I have been …

Mark Zuckerberg & Bill Gates Think Everyone Should Read These 14 Books

As the world’s most powerful begin to think about travel plans and what to pack for the annual World Economic Forum in Davos later this month, they …

Bill Gates

14 Make-Ahead Keto Casseroles That Make Dinner a Breeze

Millennials, Here's How Cryptocurrency Could Transform Your Future

To be completely honest, conversations about finances and investments usually tend to put me to sleep. But for some reason, all of this buzz about cryptocurrency really has my attention.<p>Some call cryptocurrency the “digital gold rush,” magnetizing thousands around the world to invest in digital …

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2018

Plus a free downloadable template.<p>Let’s be honest: Writing a resume is a drag.<p>After all, this isn’t exactly a task for the gainfully employed. If …

Week in Geek: Amazon’s HQ2 deadline arrives, renting sports jerseys, and new signs of a tech bubble

Cities around the continent submitted their bids for Amazon’s HQ2 this week, bringing the frenzy of speculation about the company’s second …

A Yale psychologist's simple thought experiment temporarily turned conservatives into liberals

Social scientists have long known how to turn liberals into conservatives in the lab — all they have to do is scare them.<p>"Research has shown that you can make liberals more conservative by threatening them and making them somewhat afraid," Yale psychology professor John Bargh writes in his new …

Silicon Valley vs. Wall Street

How tech is breaking the bank<p>Thirty years ago last Monday, the <b>Dow Jones Industrial Average</b> fell by 508 points.<p>The 22.6% drop, known as <b>Black Monday</b>, was the biggest decline ever recorded on Wall Street. The culprit was an algorithm run amok: software automatically started selling off futures when …

Twitch unveils a suite of new tools to help creators grow their channels and make money

Amazon-owned video game streaming site Twitch today announced a number of new features for streamers aimed at helping their grow their online communities and generate revenue from their online channels. Notably, the company will soon debut several features that will allow video creators to better …

Online Life

U.S. IPO Week Ahead: Cybersecurity Unicorn ForeScout Technologies Headlines 6-IPO, 6-Sector Week

The steady flow of IPOs in the 4Q is set to continue with six companies in six different sectors scheduled to raise a combined $2.1 billion in the …

Most livable: America’s 50 best cities to live in

CLOSE<p>Want to step up your trick-or-treat game? Then take a look of the best cities to trick-or-treat in the US. Buzz60's Maria Mercedes Galuppo …

Demographics

Microsoft Experts on How to Create a Killer Presentation

Two experts on giving presentations share their insider tips. Which ones will you try during your next sales talk?<p>You just gave a glowing presentation to the investors.<p>At a tech conference, you stood in front of hundreds and rattled through slides like you were buttering bread.<p>You have created an …

Public Speaking

4 TED Talks that Will Make You a Better Leader

When it comes to leadership, there's a lot more science than art involved as you'll see in these empowering TED talks.<p>Great leadership doesn't happen by accident. Whether you head up a start up or a mega global corporation, sometimes the corner office needs a fresh perspective on the power we have …

Leadership

A Slick Cabin Design For The Wilderness-Obsessed

There’s an undeniable appeal to a cabin set in the back country. Cities are about constraints, whereas the wilderness is about unfettered freedom. The developers of Summit Powder Mountain, a planned residential community in the Wasatch mountains, recognized that there’s demand for remote retreats, …

How to License Your Idea to a Toy Company

Longtime toy industry expert Mike Marra shares his insights.<p>My first 'real' job was at Worlds of Wonder, a toy startup, in the late '80s. I was fortunate to work on two number one hit toys, Teddy Ruxpin and Laser Tag. It was truly an amazing time. And like everyone else, I was totally hooked. …

Kids

The 5 Non-Negotiables for Thriving in Business and Life

7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is easy. Millions of new businesses are started each year. However, you must do more than create an LLC to become a thriving entrepreneur. Unfortunately, simply starting a new business is all the farther that …

Entrepreneurship

These are the 18 most innovative finance startups booming in Europe right now

There are other pockets of Europe where financial startups also seem to thrive.<p>Many of these companies are working at the intersection of tech and finance. Some are aiming to market a product to everyone, some just to businesses, and some to the biggest banks and financial institutions.<p>What's …

The Next Billion Dollar Startups

Startups that jump out to billion-dollar valuations are so rare they've come to be known as unicorns. We at FORBES, in cooperation with TrueBridge Capital Partners,* went hunting for the next wave of startups that are flying under the radar but getting ready to pop. We surveyed venture firms for …

Venture Capital

How George Eliot’s Middlemarch taught Rebecca Mead about life (over and over again)

Like many other readers, I first picked George Eliot's <i>Middlemarch</i> because I had to, as part of an undergrad seminar on the Victorian novel. I was less daunted by its length than by its mass – the extra weight in my backpack, my wrists buckling under its bulk when I tried to read it in bed.<p>As I …

How to Start Investing, and Why Now Is a Good Time to Do It

There is a big percentage of Americans who don't like complex financial problems. It's why things get crazy around tax season. It's why personal debt …

25 hot Los Angeles startups you need to watch

We've compiled a list of 25 of the hottest startups in the Los Angeles area. To do so, we spoke with investors, employees, journalists, and active members of the city's tech scene.<p>Though our list includes some big names, it also features young startups, some of which you may not have heard of yet.

A Car Powers This Experimental Building Made From 25,000 Pounds Of 3-D-Printed Parts

Additive manufacturing and alternative energy abound in AMIE, a high-performance structure by SOM.<p>At this point, it has become cliche to say that 3-D printing is the fabrication technology du jour. But the innovations keep coming: molten glass as a medium, sky-high kicks, and sweet-sounding musical …

Carbon Fiber