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8 Successful Habits You Can Learn from Toddlers

You can learn a lot from a three year-old.<p>Every toddler embodies the traits of success. In the way they carry themselves and live life, there are a lot of habits we can learn from young kids that will help us grow, no matter how old we get as adults. That means learning to let go of some bad …

Meet Tom Brady’s Shaman

The Patriots quarterback’s obsession with the mystical advice book, ‘The Four Agreements’<p>How well do we know Tom Brady, really? In interviews, New England’s quarterback is polite but vigorously on-message, the human embodiment of coach Bill Belichick’s impenetrable, don’t-stir-the-pot Patriot Way. …

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Why You Should Care About Student Loan Debt

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ignorance is starting to look more and more appealing in this age of Wikkipidiots, when young people are entering the workplace over-educated and shouldering a burden of unprecedented student loan debt. It’s starting to draw a lot of …

Personal Finance

Saving For College? Don't Miss Out On Tax-Advantaged 529 Plans From Your Employer

President Obama promised us he would solve the college debt crisis and now every candidate campaigning for the 2016 election spouts “college debt,” yet no one has mentioned the highly capable Corporate 529. Perhaps too obvious and too logical, these College Savings 529 plans have increasingly grown …

The Best Advice From 2016 Commencement Speeches

From Sheryl Sandberg to Spike Lee, here’s a collection of some of the most inspiring advice from this year’s commencement addresses.<p>College graduation is one of those pivotal milestones in life when you stand with your entire future before you. It’s also one of those moments when anyone and …

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

Executive MBA and MBA holders earn the most money of all finance professionals, according to Emolument, a salary-benchmarking website that collects self-reported pay data.<p>Emolument gathered data on 840 finance professionals in New York at the analyst, associate, vice president, and director levels …

Five Awesome Science Courses You Can Take Online Completely Free

Science often gets a bad rap for being inaccessible. But it’s actually never been easier to satisfy your curiosity on subjects ranging from computer …

Human Rights

New AI Tool Helps High Schoolers with College Admissions

Artificial Intelligence<p>SchoolWise, an online platform for high school students interested in college, has launched GoSchoolWise.com, a new website …

New Grads: Avoid These 5 Money Mistakes

The first time I visited a New York City tow pound was about 16 hours after I’d moved to Brooklyn. I was retrieving a U-Haul, which my boyfriend and I had parked pretty squarely in a no-parking zone.<p>I was somehow surprised to wake up the next morning and find it gone, but not as surprised as I was …

Here’s How to Build Wealth Like a Multimillionaire | Investopedia

If you’re like most people, you’d probably give a lot to learn how to become a multimillionaire. According to Spectrem Group’s Market Insights Report …

Realistic Ways to Help Your Kids Pay for College | Investopedia

Is college worth it? A few years after baby boomers finished college beginning in the 1990s, the cost of education started rising higher than the …

Here’s help for teaching your kids about money

By Michelle Singletary<p>, Columnist<p>Parents always ask me how to teach teens or college students about money. They often want a recommendation for a book.<p>The truth is it’s going to take more than a book or a financial class in high school or college. Your children are watching you, and, it turns out, …

19 crucial money lessons I learned in my 20s

Here are 19 of the most important lessons I've learned along the way.<p>1. We <i>need</i> to talk about money<p>Money is still way too taboo. And the only way we break down this wall is to open up dialogues with friends, partners, parents — anyone who'll listen, really. Having honest conversations about salaries …

Personal Finance

The Secret to Creating Super Content Easily

I remember reading comic books during my childhood. Yes, some of the best days of life. I would spend time staring longingly at the comic book …

Information Architecture

Are CISOs Prepared For Emerging Tech Risks?

The last couple of years have been a challenging time for the world's security professionals. The industry not only saw daily data breaches and …

Blockchain Will Completely Revolutionize How We Run the World

I recently traveled to Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum, and was surprised to find blockchain on the minds of many of the leaders …

Levi’s Is Radically Redefining Sustainability

And it all comes down to making a timeless product that the customer will hold on to for many, many years.<p>How do we make the fashion industry more sustainable? For Paul Dillinger, head of global product innovation at Levi Strauss & Co, it’s not enough to simply plant a few trees to offset carbon …

Want To Succeed In 2017? Work Harder Than Everyone Else

Photo Credit: Unsplash[/caption]<p>A culture of hustle maintains the belief that constant hard work and determination will lead to the greatest success. It’s about always being on top of your game and staying alert to the next opportunity you should grab or pursue. In my own company, the hustle …

How To Build An Exponential Organization

<i>This piece was coauthored with Megan Beck, Chief Insights Officer at OpenMatters and Michael Krugman Associate Vice President of Communication and Collaboration Services at Boston University.</i><p>Most of us understand the power of compound returns when it comes to our investment portfolios. You …

Simple home hacks could save up to 65 percent on your utility bills

The colder it gets, the higher your utility bills spike, from hot water to heat. And experts say this year, costs could skyrocket even higher than last year because of rising fuel costs.<p>But even if you aren't handy, there are simple hacks you can do yourself around the house that can save you big …

Child booster seat ban: This crash footage shows why you should change your kid's car seat

Shocking crash test footage highlights why parents should be ditching their children's backless booster seats ahead of the law change on March 1.<p>The …

A Shocking Number of Millennials Are Still Asking Their Parents for Help With Rent

The struggle is real.<p>According to a new analysis done for the <i>New York Times</i>, 40% of people in their early 20s get financial help from their parents …

This is the song that will make babies happy, according to science

This is so gonna be a hit with the two-and-under crowd.<p>As a parent, you would give anything just to see your baby smile — especially when they're …

Jill Biden Shares Her Advice For Empowering Girls And Raising Strong Daughters

The former second lady spoke about her parenting philosophy.<p>Dr. Jill Biden knows a few things about raising strong children. The former second lady is mom to Ashley Biden and stepmom to Hunter and the late Beau Biden.<p>At a launch party for Ashley’s new philanthropic clothing line, Livelihood, her …

The Struggle To Figure Out How A Song In A Kids' Book Really Goes

Watch these hilarious moms compare their renditions.<p>Sometimes when you read a book to a child, you reach a part that’s meant to be sung. But what do you do when you don’t know the intended tune and don’t see any sheet music on the page?<p>According to the funny moms of the BreakWomb, you just make it …

Another Way Millennials Are Ruining Their Parents’ Retirement

It's time to lay down some tough love.<p>The Bank of Mom and Dad remains open for millennials in their early 20s, about 40% of whom receive parental …

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The U.S. remains the top destination for people in Latin America, the Caribbean and sub-Saharan Africa.<p>9:29 a.m. Today9:29 a.m. July 1, 2018<p>‘Listen …