Michell Padron

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What Will Happen If The U.S. Withdraws From The Paris Climate Agreement

Trump’s EPA transition leader says the administration will soon move to leave the groundbreaking climate agreement. How will that work, and what will it mean for clean energy in America, and the fate of the world?<p>After reviving the Keystone XL Pipeline, pushing for the Dakota Access Pipeline, and …

Climate

The Woman-Led Company That Reinvented Solar For Homeowners

Two months after getting her MBA at Stanford, Lynn Jurich stood next to a giant pumpkin at a county fair near Sacramento, Calif. She tried to flag down families ambling toward the horseshoe pitching contest or the demolition derby in the dusty August heat. Compared to the cushy private equity job …

Solar Power

Want to Succeed as a Leader at Work? Talent And Skills Alone Won't Do It (but This Will)

This will make you rethink about whom you're hiring or promoting to lead your company.<p>People are hired for strengths in areas where they are talented, experienced, and gifted, so goes conventional wisdom.<p>But do you ever interview someone for character? Seriously, before you hire that VP, developer …

How Do These Executives Live On $1 A Year Salaries?

Aside from being wealthy and powerful executives, what do Larry Ellison, Mark Zuckerberg, Larry Page, and Sergey Brin all have in common? They all received the paltry salary of $1 last year.<p>Don't feel sorry for them, because there are tax advantages to the $1 salary and these executives make …

Compensation

Pro athletes and the things they trademark

Olympians know what they're worth.<p>That's why they trademark their names, catchphrases and logos -- things they think might turn into money-making ventures down the line. Sprinter Usain Bolt, for instance, trademarked an icon of the "lightening bolt" stance he's so well known for.<p>And it's not just …

Veterans

Growth Stocks – Cheaper by the Day

Are you a value investor? If you said “yes,” how would you feel about buying an $18 stock with a P/E (Price/Earnings) ratio of greater than 100x and …

A portable solar lantern that is powerful, simple and green - The Gadgeteer

The Sun King Pico Portable Solar Lantern is a pretty slick looking little light that can be used for a lot of different activities. When my kids were …

Camping

The Perfect Portfolio: I'm A Happy Camper YTD. Are You?

Investing in stocks present the specter of risk.<p>Stocks go up and stocks go down, but value is a constant.<p>Even in times of market highs, there is …

What Most People Don’t Understand About How Startup Companies Are Valued

There is much discussion online and also in small, private groups, about why the price of technology companies — public and private — are falling. …

How to Invest in Bonds

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- If you're upset about the mutual fund scandals, then vote with your portfolio. The bond sector is a great place to start a …

Investing In Bonds

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Investing

When to Buy Bonds - An Introduction on Why to Invest in Bonds

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Would you accept a somewhat lower return if it meant considerably less risk? If so, you're in the market for bonds. Lowering …