Leonardo Alfonseca

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Inside The NBA Crew Talks Politics; EJ Wrote In John Kasich

Instead of previewing the upcoming game between the Heat and the Bulls, the hosts of <i>Inside The</i> <i>NBA</i> instead spoke for a solid 10 minutes about the …

Electoral College Lesson: More Voters Chose Clinton, but Trump Will Be President

There are still more votes to be counted, but it looks almost certain that despite losing the presidency, Hillary Clinton will win the popular vote.<p>And likely by a million or more votes — a much larger margin than Al Gore enjoyed in 2000, when he too was denied by the Electoral College even though …

Government

6 Outstanding Websites for Athletes To Improve Their Game

The Internet has already made a major impact on the way we learn today. However, this impact is modest compared to what awaits us in the coming years …

Content Curation

The Lost Girls of Panama: The Full Story

The mysterious deaths of two young tourists in Panama puzzled examiners and shocked nations on both sides of the Atlantic; now secretly leaked …

HOW I LEARNED TO HATE THE BOMB: END THE THREE POINT SHOT IN BASKETBALL

By Mark Oshinskie<p>I find basketball less enjoyable to play and watch than I used to. The three point shot has disfigured the game.<p>Someone once asked …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

Kobe Bryant at Power Forward: Good Idea or Bad Idea?

Link to Media<p>Kobe Bryant will make his return to Staples Center next season after undergoing surgery on a torn rotator cuff. Lakers Nation is optimistic that the team will return to its old winning ways sooner than later.<p>According to Mike Bresnahan of the <i>Los Angeles Times</i>, Bryant has expressed a …

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How An Evangelical Christian Researcher Reconciles Science With Her Faith

Climate scientist Katherine Hayhoe writes about God, climate change, and the unknown.<p><i>Editor's note: Our profile of Bill Nye [September 2014] elicited an impassioned response from readers. We received more than 100 letters, many from readers grappling with how to reconcile scientific concepts like</i> …

'Violence Is Violence': Adrian Peterson and the Science of Spanking

A four-year-old can barely distinguish between right and wrong, between cause and effect, between his or her home and the whole world.<p>Good and bad are still vague notions for a preschool child. "They are in the beginning stages of learning that there are rules and reasons you do and don't do …

University of Michigan

Should Los Angeles Lakers Start Julius Randle or Carlos Boozer at Power Forward?

The Los Angeles Lakers are stuck between a rock and a hard place.<p>On the one hand, they want to win, not only for the sake of Kobe Bryant (and his two-year, $48.5 million extension), but also because they're the Lakers and that's what they do. On the other hand, L.A. would be hard-pressed to compete …

Basketball

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Report Card Grades for LA Lakers' 2014 Free-Agent Signings

The Los Angeles Lakers' 2014 offseason hasn’t helped satiate a fan base obsessed with championship glory.<p>On the contrary, report card grades handed out to the free agents they did manage to sign are sure to leave fans wondering what the future holds.<p>Lakerland failed to reel in a big-name star like …

NBA

How Bill Gates resurrected his favorite business book of all time

In 1991, shortly after they first met, Warren Buffett passed along John Brooks’ <i>Business Adventures</i> to Bill Gates.<p>“Oh I knew he’d like it. I mean that was written for him, it was written for me too,” Buffett says in a video introducing Gates’ review of the book.<p>It remains the best business book Bill …

Self-improvement

How Carl Sagan Described Death To His Young Daughter

A new essay from Sasha Sagan shows how a great popularizer of science answered his own kid's big questions.<p>When your dad is Carl Sagan, your first lessons on death aren't sugar-coated. But they are nevertheless sweet and compassionate. That's how Sasha Sagan, Carl's daughter, describes them in a …

Comedy vs. anti-science: 10 amazing videos that show how humor can make a difference

From Colbert and Oliver to Sarah Silverman and Louis CK, comedians are torching anti-science activists with aplomb<p>In the latest version of America's long-running culture wars, conservatives (and even some liberals) have zeroed in what once might have seemed like an unlikely target. While all the …

The 3 Hires I Wish I'd Made Sooner

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you are starting a business, you want to build a team of highly motivated, creative people who work well together. But there are also questions about which functions to fill positions for -- and when.<p>Much of the initial hiring effort …

4 Tips for Preparing Your Business to Grow

This story originally appeared on Salesforce<p>Everyone wants their business to succeed. You want your business to be around next year and the following year, don’t you? The question is, how many customers do you need to be successful and, more importantly, sustainable?<p>Here are four tips for preparing …

6 Changes Organizations Should Make Today

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today's competitive landscape, companies need to be efficient or get left behind. That said, companies are often stuck in their ways, leaving opportunity for growth out cold. Here are some things I would do if I took over your business …

Test Your Idea With These Simple and Inexpensive Steps

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ideas are like armpits -- everybody has them. There is, however, a substantial difference in what people do with those ideas that largely differentiates them from being an entrepreneur or a "wantrepreneur" -- someone that simply can't or …

MBA Careers: Tough interview questions

What is your theme song? How would you describe the colour pink to someone who is visually impaired? These are just some of the tricky job interview …

How to use LinkedIn for career success

<b>Do companies really use LinkedIn to hire MBA talent?</b><p>Absolutely! The world’s largest professional networking site has become integral in the …

How to make yourself stand out in a job interview

Although a job interview is a nerve-racking process, this is an opportunity to demonstrate that you are a match for the organisation’s culture and …

Online preparations for the big job hunt

Companies are increasingly including platforms such as LinkedIn in their hiring process, and students are updating their profiles accordingly. …

The disconnect of the executive training programme

Many management and leadership development programmes take great satisfaction in the positive responses received from individual participants on the …

How Much Blame Does Erik Spoelstra Deserve for Miami Heat's Finals Performance?

In the course of their 4-1 destruction of the Miami Heat in the 2014 NBA Finals, the San Antonio Spurs flexed several commanding advantages over LeBron James and company.<p>In no particular order, they’re better shooters, they move the ball more often and more effectively, their offensive balance is …

NBA

Should Los Angeles Lakers Pursue Carmelo Anthony in Free Agency?

The Los Angeles Lakers need to rebuild their roster, and the New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony could certainly be an interesting place to start.<p>Anthony plans on opting out his contract, according to the <i>New York Daily News’</i> Frank Isola, and that makes him one of the premier names of the 2014 …

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