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The 15 Most Popular Free Online Courses for Professionals

It's never too late to invest in your career.<p>It's never too late to invest in your career. Fortunately, we live in a time where we all have access to an elite education at our fingertips, not to mention completely free of charge. All you have to do is create a free account at Coursera, and you'll …

Northwestern University

Here’s the Schedule Very Successful People Follow Every Day

All too often, productivity tips are a dime a dozen. Some even <i>conflict</i> with each other. What we need is a system.<p><b>What schedule do the pros use? What</b> …

15 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about business

The online movie and TV service has a vast cache of business and tech documentaries that anyone with a subscription can watch instantly. The topics range from profiles of great innovators like Steve Jobs and Henry Ford to the psychology behind human behavior.<p>Each of these 15 documentaries offers an …

James Franco

Human breast milk protein could wipe out superbugs

Scientists hope the discovery will help tackle increasing antibiotic resistance<p>Scientists have developed an antibiotic from human breast milk that …

Microbiology

The New Emirates First Class Suites Destination, My...

It has been another good week and thanks for coming along on the ride! I have enjoyed getting some miles and points things lined up this week for …

17 Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes You Never Hear

While best known for his "I Have a Dream" speech, King's legacy included much more than that.<p>If any of you are around when I have to meet my day, I don't want a long funeral. And if you get somebody to deliver the eulogy, tell them not to talk too long. Every now and then I wonder what I want them …

How Being The Llama Can Help Your Body Language With Girls In Pictures

Have you seen this pic before? Every time I see it I about die from laughing. A client of mine and I in Vegas one time couldn’t stop laughing about …

Las Vegas

Marijuana helps Alzheimer’s patients, study finds

Adding marijuana to the treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease “is safe and a promising treatment option”, Israeli researchers conclude, in the latest study on the burgeoning practice.<p>Alzheimer’s Disease is a devastating and fatal degenerative neurological disease affecting more than five million …

How Your Body Language Can Affect The Course Of Your Entire Day

There is a simple strategy you can use to reduce anxiety, improve your ability to deal with stress and boost your confidence.<p>The best part? It works …

Christine Lagarde

Guest Blog with Angela Ackerman: Emotional Showing: 3 Tips For Writing Fresh Body Language

One of the biggest universal struggles writers have is <i>repeat gesturing</i>. This is when those shrugs, frowns, feet shuffling and smiles sprinkle …

How Mattress Startup Tuft & Needle Said No To VC Money, Borrowed $500K And Opened Its First Store

When JT Marino and Daehee Park quit their engineering jobs in 2012 to start popular mattress maker Tuft & Needle, they kicked in just $3,000 each. So perhaps it should come as no surprise that when they open their first store today, in San Francisco’s design district, they’ll do it without the …

Business Strategy

Ten Used Cars That Can Kill A Dodge Hellcat For Less Than $60,000

When Dodge released its 707-horsepower Hellcat line of cars (and soon to be Jeeps!), it marked an rubber-covered line in sand that every other new …

7 Beauty Products Every Fit Chick Needs in Her Life

They'll help you look and feel your best post-workout.

What I learned from studying Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh's schedule for a year

Amidst the growing numbers of tasks, relationships, and operations to manage, ecommerce leaders still only have the same number of hours in a given day.<p>Through my work at Exact Media, I've worked with some of the brightest leaders in the ecommerce space.<p>To better understand them, their needs, and …

Team Building

10 Secret Mindsets of Multi-Millionaires

I have a ton of rich friends who’ve wanted me to write this for a long time.<p>Yesterday, I was chatting with future billionaire, Josh McAfee (Founder …

A Visual Guide to Slowing Down and Enjoying Every Moment

We’ve discussed why time feels like it’s flying by, and how to slow it down, especially as you get older, but this visual guide puts some of those …

Mindfulness

This Is The New Battleground In Business

There’s a new battleground in business. It isn’t about money, resources, or scale. It’s not even about brand.<p>In the past decade, Apple has been very …

Management

How Much Are Millennials Making in Each State?

Today's map comes from data buffs over at <i>Business Insider</i>. Using information from the Minnesota Population Center's 2014 "American Community Survey" …

Develop These 7 Habits to Unlock Your Greatness

We are all born with an equal potential for greatness. There are no exceptions, yet most achieve far below their potential while a small handful rise to extraordinary heights and become legends. To rank amongst the elite you must consciously change your habits. Greatness does not show up with time …

Want To Start A Solo Business In 2016? Here's Where The Growth Is

Looking to start a one-person business in 2016?<p>You’ll have plenty of company. Currently, 80.4% of U.S. firms are “nonemployer” businesses with no paid employees other than the owners. The country gained 4.4 million nonemployer firms between 2003 and 2013, bringing the total to 23 million, according …

Gwinnett County

15 Books by Billionaires On How to Run the World

<i>The Virgin Way</i> by Richard Branson<p>Although Branson confesses he’s never read a book on leadership, his nearly 50-year entrepreneurial career has …

5 Powerful Psychedelics That Reorganize the Brain and Elevate Consciousness

Psychoactive plants and hallucinogens have given us the opportunity to see life through different perspectives for thousands of years.<p>Michael …

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 …

College & University

Блог: Работа будущего: как стать специалистом по Big Data?

Куда теперь без больших данных.

The Fourth Industrial Revolution: what it means, how to respond

We stand on the brink of a technological revolution that will fundamentally alter the way we live, work, and relate to one another. In its scale, …

Fashion Exec Sets World Record for Running a Half Marathon in a Suit

Fashion Exec Sets World Record for Running a Half Marathon in a SuitBest-dressed runner in America?Running a half marathon is hard enough on its own, …

Marathons

8 lifestyle changes to make if you want to earn more money

When it comes to earning more money and growing your wealth, sometimes all it boils down to is establishing key habits and making small lifestyle changes.<p>"Success is a learnable skill," emphasizes T. Harv Eker in his book "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind." "If you want to be a great golfer, you can …

Personal Finance