Lawrence Moore

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This is how much you can hope to earn on Wall Street based on your degree

Wall Street professionals come from a variety of college degrees and majors, but there is one degree that's more lucrative than any other.<p>Executive MBA and MBA holders earn the most money of all finance professionals, according to Emolument, a salary-benchmarking website that collects self-reported …

What you need to know on Wall Street today

<i>To sign up, scroll to the bottom of this page and click 'Get updates in your inbox.'</i><p>It is a day of dealmaking and deals breaking on Wall Street.<p>Yahoo decided to kill its plan to spin out Alibaba shares into their own standalone publicly traded company. That puts Yahoo back to square zero. It …

10 Brain Myths Busted

It's going to take more than 10 percent of your brain to read this story<p>In the Hollywood action-film <i>Lucy</i>, actor Morgan Freeman—playing a world-renowned neurologist— speaks to a packed auditorium. “It’s estimated most human beings only use 10 percent of their brains’ capacity,” he says. “Imagine if …

Small Businesses Must Embrace Millennials, Not Fear Them - Small Business Trends

It’s very frustrating to me, the inane and insane fear of “Millennials.” Sure they’re young, inexperienced, born in a world of swiping, touching and …

Small Business

How this small business identified a new market and is now booked out for six months in advance

Loulou Moxom and Belinda Whitney A small business in the Australian Capital Territory has demonstrated how powerful identifying a new market can be …

US economy smashes expectations to add 271,000 jobs in October

The US economy added 271,000 jobs in October, about 90,000 more than expected. The unemployment rate dropped to 5%.<p>US jobs data much stronger than expected, dollar rallies – live<p>Read more<p>The Federal Reserve is scheduled to meet in December to discuss raising interest rates for the first time since …

Federal Reserve

LinkedIn Beats Estimates And Raises Forecast; Shares Soar

LinkedIn is on a kick. The professional networking site unveiled a major makeover of its flagship app a few weeks ago, and on Thursday, announced strong earnings that suggest its recent product overhauls and investment in its education business are paying off.<p>The company reported financial results …

A 17-year-old founder raised money from VCs who didn't realize they were investing in a high-school student — now the founder is debating dropping out

Most startup-minded students quit college, not high school, following in the footsteps of Bill Gates or Mark Zuckerberg.<p>But teenagers are getting into tech at earlier and earlier ages. Writing apps and participating in hackathons are standard ways of getting internships at hot employers like Google …

58 Business Apps and Tools to Make Your Life Easier as an Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, you’re constantly looking for tools to help give you that edge above the competition.<p>Whether that be a tool to manage your …

Small Business

Starting your First Small Business Online: The 101

Starting a business is challenging. You may have all the ideas of what you want but if you do not act on it and start your plans, everything will …

Small Business

Mobile Slots – Reel Amigos

Reel Amigos<p>5 Reel Slot Game<p>Gather around <i>señors</i> and <i>señoritas</i> because a <i>calavera</i> cavalcade is coming your way! Reel Amigos features a stylish <i>Dia de los</i> …

Review: 'The Martian' is just the movie space travel needs

You get the impression that Ridley Scott read Andy Weir's 2011 hit sci-fi survival novel <i>The Martian</i> -- with its detailed descriptions of chemical …

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5 Reasons Not to Kid Yourself About Becoming an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a full-time entrepreneur is one of the best decisions that I’ve ever made. It’s exciting and fulfilling. And, it’s pretty awesome not answering to a boss in a boring 9-to-5 gig. While I wouldn’t change being an entrepreneur, it’s …