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Management Today

The idea of management comes from the military because that was the first time in human history a diverse group of people who did not know each other were organized to work together towards a common goal. That structure gave us a few principles:<p>Hierarchy<br>• Command and control<br>• Incentives for achieving …

Management

Why Gold Should Be Accumulated At These Levels

Here are a few reasons why gold should be accumulated at these levels:<p><b>1. Rising Interest Rates</b><p>Although gold rose significantly from 2001 to 2011, it …

Interest Rates

These are the best books for learning modern statistics—and they’re all free

Statistics came well before computers. It would be very different if it were the other way around.<p>The stats most people learn in high school or college come from the time when computations were done with pen and paper. “Statistics were constrained by the computational technology available at the …

Machine Learning

Jim Paulsen sees a warning sign that should have investors shifting their game plan

Noted strategist Jim Paulsen has his eye on a metric he believes may be a warning sign for the market.<p>While the four variables that are traditionally …

Stock Markets

A hot startup raised $66 million in 5 days using these 24 slides

Tech investors are throwing money at Front, a five-year-old startup that aims to change the way teams get work done. The startup makes a shared-inbox app that lets teams handle messages from email, texts, Slack, and social media, all in one place.<p>This year, Mathilde Collin, the 28-year-old …

Startups

A Conservative Investment Strategy To Achieve 10%-12%+ Annual Cash Flow Returns

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome George Wanty as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money …

The 7 Best Hair Gels for Men

From AXE to Jack Black.<p>Bad news: shampoo alone isn't going to cut it.<p>You can lather, rinse, and repeat all you want but simply washing your locks does not a good hair day guarantee. Your roster of go-to hair products is incomplete without the help of a good hair gel, especially if you have thick, …

This Designer Just Gave Phone Cases a Menswear Makeover

Zachary Prell and the case makers at Incipio teamed up.<p>Most phone cases are ugly. This is a fact. And considering they house your likely most-used accessory, there's a huge opportunity for someone with design chops and good taste to give the category a much-needed makeover. Menswear designer …

Does Portfolio Rebalancing Actually Improve Returns?

If the history of the markets teach us anything, it is that they are constantly in flux. Conditions change and return on assets vary. When this …

How You Can Wear Sneakers & Look Damn Good With Any Type Of Style

In case you've been living under a rock, your sneakers are meant for more than just the gym these days. Though they got their start as flimsy …

Men's Fashion

The 10 Best Socks to Wear While You Travel, Run, and Rest

Compression socks are where it's at.<p>Whether you're going for a run or about to sit on a plane for a few hours, your clothes can actually make a big difference in how you feel—especially when it comes to your feet. That's why compression socks are so common among dedicated athletes and travelers …

GQ Shops: The Watch & Jewellery Edit

Release your inner Ryan Gosling with our definitive guide to male bling, as well as this month’s most exquisite timepieces<p><b>Promotion:</b> <i>All advertisers</i> …

Jewelry

The 50 Best Barber Shops In The World

Looking for the best barber shop near you? Check out our definitive list of the 50 best men's barbers across the globe. From London to Tokyo, New …

The Definitive Guide To Every Type Of Tie Knot

A complete guide on how to tie a tie. From the Full Windsor and Four-in-Hand to the Granchester and Bow Tie, mastering these 8 popular tie knots will …

Bow Ties

The 13 Best Protein Bars For Men

We tested dozens to find the best-tasting bars out there that’ll maximize your gains<p>Protein bars seem like the miracle snack: They promise the protein you need to feed your muscles, while boasting flavors so delicious you’ll want to sub them for dessert.<p>But the sad truth is, many of these protein …

18 Ketogenic Meal-Prep Lunches You Can Make Once and Eat All Week

Keto devotees, you know that sticking to your diet requires some planning. Your best bet? Prepping lunches in advance. But with a ketogenic diet, …

New Pick-Up Artist Video Game ‘Super Seducer’ Teaches Men How To Pick Up Women

It's been billed as the world's most realistic seduction simulator but Super Seducer is already copping outrage before it lands in the hands of …

Choose Your Own Adventure

How to talk like a barber – a guide to barbershop jargon - CLOTHES MAKE THE MAN

Ever sat in the barbershop and wondered what on earth the professionals are talking about? Jargon, in any industry, can be intimidating for those …

A Guide to Understanding How Shorting Stock Works

Shorting stock has long been a popular trading technique for speculators, gamblers, arbitragers, hedge funds, and individual investors willing to …

Profits Eat Innovation For Breakfast

<i>Why You Should Bet on Private and Mid-Tier Companies</i><p>Michael Porter said, “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.”<p>This is the first thing that popped into my mind when I read Steve Blank’s <i>Harvard</i> <i>Business Review</i> article explaining why Jeff Immelt lost his job as CEO of GE. Steve argues activist …

Innovation

How To Avoid The Coming Bear Market Indicated By Shiller's CAPE Ratio

Shiller warns in his recent commentary The Coming Bear Market? :<p>The US stock market today looks a lot like it did at the peak before all 13 previous …

A flawed argument used by Warren Buffett could be setting stocks up for 'one of the worst disasters in history'

Speaking in an interview with CNBC on October 3, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway said, "Valuations make sense with interest rates where they are."<p>The investment community breathed a sigh of relief. After all, Buffett is arguably the most successful stock investor in world history. An …

Stock Markets

Can we avoid financial crises in the future?

The ‘premiere econometrician in the world’ is how Robert F. Engle’s colleagues describe him. Throughout his 48-year career he’s developed successful …

Central banks could be moving us closer to the next financial crisis

Far worse, they simply fail to tell the truth. They lie because they're afraid of the impact the truth will have. This is a problem, because markets can't function on false information, at least not forever.<p>They also face enormous pressure to "do something," even when the right thing is to do …

The foundations that will give you flawless skin this summer

In almost every woman’s make-up bag you’ll find foundation. Like mascara, it’s one of those products that some of us can’t leave the house without. It’s also a product that we’re willing to invest in. However, despite the vast amount of formulas on the market today, foundation is still the beauty …

The Hair Product You Need for Slicked-Back, Summer Hair

Whether slicked back hair is your regular look, or you're just thinking of pulling the move for a special occasion, like the summertime barbecue you're hosting this month, you need the right product in order to pull it off and not look like Eric Trump. For many guys, particularly those with fine to …

Years ending in seven have been fatal for markets: 2017 may be no different

Years ending in seven make me uncomfortable. As many others who have worked in the City over the past three decades will attest, years that ended in …

Stock Markets

These Are The Best Hair Products For Men

How does a man, who doesn't think all that much about his hair, find the best hair products for men? Well, he stops being that kind of man. Your …

Hair Care

10 Dapper Fashionistos To Follow On Instagram

We no longer need stylists, runways, and glossy magazine editorials to find fashion inspiration. All the wardrobe inspo we could ever need is …

Social Media

Is Hydrogen Water the Next Big Trend in Wellness? Dr. Perricone Makes

The zeitgeist has caught up with Nicholas Perricone, the nutritionist and dermatologist. Health and wellness aren't just popular these days, but 20 years after he starting spreading the gospel of lifestyle, but they've become a national obsession. You’ve heard of the anti-inflammatory (and wild …