Tim Bethune

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I put $600 into a roboadviser invented by a 25-year old Stanford grad and I'm beating the market — so far

The financial markets are complicated and so most people prefer to give their money to someone else to manage.<p>When Brian Barnes graduated from Stanford in 2012, he had a hard time finding a tool with which he could invest in the stock market on his own. This prompted him to start his own online …

Know your rights: What to do if your flight is overbooked

http://ht3.cdn.turner.com/money/big/news/2017/04/10/united-airlines-passenger-dragged-off-flight.cnnmoney_2043424_1024x576.mp4<p>Imagine the next time you're flying. You arrive at the gate. There's a big mob. It's going to be a crowded flight.<p>A gate attendant announces that your flight is overbooked …

Flying

Use the Five Folder System to Finally Organize Your Email Inbox

We’ve come a long way from the simple “trusted trio” method of organizing our inbox, and for many of us our email is as disorganized as it’s ever …

Harvard's complete photography course is now available for free online [updated]

If your resolution for 2017 is to take better photographs than your current blurry, badly composed effort, you’ll want to check out this free MOOC from Harvard University –the school where Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates cut their teeth.<p>ALISON – one of the many repositories of online learning …

Bookmark This Airport Wi-Fi Password Map Right Now

It's a lifesaver.<p>Sitting in airports waiting for flights — if you don't have access to some baller airport lounge — can range from utterly boring to …

Wi-Fi

The ultimate roundup of life advice for twenty something dreamers

This project changed my life…<p>After quitting my consulting job in NYC and moving to Medellín, Colombia to pursue my dream of working for myself, it …

24 Cool Tech Startups You Should Know About This Year

Here is a list of some of the innovative technology startups that I met at the TechCrunch Disrupt startup conference in New York earlier this month.<p>Earlier this month, I attended TechCrunch Disrupt NY, an annual startup conference at which many tech-related startups showcase their offerings, …

What Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From Snapchat‘s Leaked Pitch Deck

I was very lucky to come across this pitch deck used by Snapchat back in 2014. To provide some background, Snapchat is a photo messaging app that …

How to Add an Inch Of Muscle To Your Arms

This is your call to arms<p>You don’t need to do complicated routines to maximize your gains.<p>Here’s a simple but effective training template that will add an inch of muscle to your arms.<p>Minute 1: Do 8 to 12 reps of a biceps exerciseMinute 2: Do 8 to 12 reps of a triceps exerciseMinute 3: Rest<p>That’s 1 …

Workouts

13 online courses that could help you get rich

The wealthiest, most successful people appreciate the power of learning long after college or any formal education is over.<p>Today, it's easier than ever to continue your education with the chance to take online courses from some of the best universities in the world.<p>We've picked out some of the best …

Success

Want to know everything about your town or job? This site will show you

Welcome to Data USA! MIT Media Lab has released Data USA, an open source data visualization engine loaded with all publicly available U.S. data. The …

Data Visualization

How to Master Microsoft Office Excel

Spreadsheets are a nerd’s data-driven dream. For most regular people, though, they’re a complicated mess. Fortunately, they don’t need to be. Here’s …

How to Start Your Own Nonprofit

<i>By Benjamin Pimentel</i><p>Nonprofit organizations often come from the heart.<p>They can begin with a goal of addressing a social or community issue or need. Making money may not be on the priority list. But you can still set up your nonprofit in ways that help keep costs down, particularly taxes. You can …

Create a Logo in minutes with Logo Foundry

Create your own brand logo<p>If you don’t already have a startup or <i>#brand</i>, chances are you’re thinking about creating one. A new app named Logo Foundry for iOS and Android can help by — you guessed it — creating a snappy logo for you.<p>You’ll still have to do some work to get there, though. Logo Foundry …

National Puzzle Day: Can you solve these 10 difficult brainteasers?

On National Puzzle Day, we take a look at ten fiendishly difficult riddles on the internet, can you solve them?<p>Are you a problem solver? Have you got the brainpower to solve these fiendishly difficult puzzles? <i>Scroll down to find out.</i><p>On National Puzzle Day, we’ve collated some of the trickiest …

50 Tax Deductions You Didn't Know About

From home renovation deductions to hobby expenses.<p>Tax deductions reduce your taxable income by accounting for expenses you’ve incurred. The IRS …

The Best Private Roku Channels, and How to Install Them

As if the Roku didn’t have enough channels already, there’s a decent selection of “private” channels you won’t find in the channel store. Here are …

Smart TV

11 Tricks for Saving Major Money Shopping on Amazon

Just when you thought you knew everything about the online superstore.<p>Hunting for books, paper towels, speakers, and everything in between? Amazon is …

A Simple Formula for Answering "Tell Me About Yourself"

“So, tell me about yourself.”<p>What seems like such a simple question can really make you sweat, especially in an interview. What, exactly, should you …

7 smart questions to ask at the end of every job interview

You're in the hot seat. You've just answered a dozen questions about yourself and successfully explained why you'd make a great addition to the team. You crushed it and you're feeling good.<p>But then the interviewer turns the tables and asks one final question: "So do you have any questions for …

10 Startup Podcasts That Can Help You Land Your Dream Job

1. The Tim Ferriss Show<p>By Tim Ferriss<p><i>Photo Source: Stitcher.com</i><p>Tim Ferriss is a bestselling author, angel investor, and advisor to dozens of …

Bookmark These Websites and You'll Get Rich Easily

You want to get rich and you are tired of reading through websites that are offering you stale practices of becoming successful? Do not get …

Walmart's Black Friday deals include curved 4K TVs and game consoles for cheap

Black Friday creeps ever earlier. This year, Best Buy is offering its best deals on Thursday, while Amazon is doing its best to destroy the concept entirely, starting its price cuts three weeks early. Today Walmart has joined the fray, detailing the deals consumers can expect on Thanksgiving week. …

A Framework of Organizational Tensions

<b>T</b>ENSIONS are objectives that seem to be in conflict. They are values that seem to be in opposition. We often treat them as either/or choices when <b>they</b> …

The Essential Guide to Writing a Business Plan

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>President Dwight D. Eisenhower once said, “In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” If you’re starting a business, you should have a business plan regardless of whether you’re …

Top 10 Seemingly Risky Things You Can Totally Do Yourself

Some things in life—such as fixing your own car or DIY home improvements—might appear dangerous or risky, especially if you’ve never done them before …

Home Improvement

User Experience Design — Best sources to learn UX

<i>Sites, courses, UX Degrees and books</i><p><i>This list about User Experience is often updated! We add newest sources on top of the list.</i><p>Demand for UX …

UX Design

The Best Websites to Learn Coding Online

The <i>Learn to Code</i> movement has picked up momentum worldwide and that is actually a good thing as even basic programming skills can have a major …

Stanford University