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15 high-paying jobs you can do on the side

FlexJobs, an online service specializing in telecommuting and remote work, recently put together a list of 15 high-paying jobs you can do on the side. To qualify for the list, each job had to be considered "flexible" (and <i>not</i> full-time), and had to pay at least double the federal minimum wage of …

Employment

10+ Pics That Show Photography Is The Biggest Lie Ever

The internet is full of beautiful and amazing photographs, but do you ever stop and wonder just what went into that perfect shot? I'm not just …

Photography

How I increased my income by $15,000 in just one year

Two concrete changes in a young woman's life helped her earn $15,000 more in 2016 than she did in 2015. Learn how a job change and salary negotiation …

How Children Of Entrepreneurs Can Find A Healthy Tech Balance

Do you remember how cool you felt as a teenager when you convinced your parents to let you borrow one of their cell phones? Sure, it may have been kind of bulky with audio quality like a walkie-talkie. But it wasn’t like asking to borrow a toy; it was a serious device, and you had permission to use …

Parenting

The Future of Work Is Mobile: How I Ran Two Multimillion-Dollar Startups From My iPhone

I ran my two companies from my iPhone for a week. Here's what happened.<p>I didn't care when Apple introduced the first iPhone. A phone to me was for making calls and texting.<p>At the time, I was a college kid and hadn't realized the power of mobile. Eight years later, I've seen much of my day-to-day …

This High-Energy Entrepreneur Built His Solo Business To $2 Million In One Year

For Scott Paladini, 36, selling mattresses is a way of life. His father ran Rockaway Bedding, a chain of mattress stores, while he was growing up in New Jersey, and Paladini learned the ropes in store of his own in Bernardsville, N.J.<p>But instead of sticking with the same-old, same-old, Paladini …

Selling

The 10 books that inspired me to build a unicorn company

I admit it. I’m an online ‘snack’ addict. After all, with the digital era has come an endless selection of cheap, easy and addictive pieces of online …

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5 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Should Go to Conferences

Have you had a chance to see one your virtual mentors in real life? If you haven't, a conference may be your solution.<p>I've gone to a handful of conferences. Some I had little expectations for, yet was quite impressed. Others where I went outside of my subject matter of expertise and learned about …

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How to make a to-do list that actually helps you get everything done

A lot of people start their workday by making a to-do list. Depending on how realistic you are, there are probably anywhere from three to 15 items on your list. If it’s three, you probably end your workday feeling accomplished and energized. If you try to complete 15, you probably wrap up your day …

Time Management

25 Nasty Things People Will Say About Your Success

Dear Liz,<p>I got laid off from my job at an insurance company about 18 months ago. I got a job right away but I jumped too fast to take that job. I should have asked more questions. It was a horrible situation and I quit after four weeks. Then I was jobless again.<p>I wanted to take the time to evaluate …

Employment

How to Ace a Job Interview..... Tips from an Interviewer's Perspective.

Employment

LinkedIn's first big move since the $26.2 billion Microsoft acquisition is basically a 'school' for getting a better job

LinkedIn Learning takes the online skills training classes the company got in its 2015 acquisition of Lynda.com for $1.5 billion.<p>The idea, says LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, is to help its 433 million-plus members get the skills they need to stay relevant in a world that's increasingly reliant on …

How to conduct a UX review that won’t get thrown out

When conducting a UX review, you need to focus on actionable insights.An audit is not an just a laundry list of usability issues. Triage, prioritize, and deliver clear next steps to our stakeholders and clients.<p>Beyond fixing glaring issues, you also want to reveal new opportunities for conversion …

The Most Important Part Of Social Media Marketing Is Also The 1 Thing Everyone Says Is Unnecessary

Can you guess what it is?<p>If we were to look at content trends on social media for this past year, or speculations toward next year, video and photography would undoubtedly rank at the top. So too would certain platforms themselves: Snapchat, in particular. But not text. No, the written word …

We Hire the Best, Just Like Everyone Else

One of the most common pieces of advice you'll get as a startup is this:<p><b>Only hire the best.</b> The quality of the people that work at your company will …

Best Full-Frame Cameras For Everyone

Digital cameras with full-frame sensors can provide better image quality than digital cameras with smaller sensors, and that’s their main attraction. …

Cameras

Jessica Alba Could Become One of the Richest Women in Silicon Valley

Move over, Bill Gates—this former Maxim cover girl is set to be a billionaire.<p>9K<p>SHARES<p>Being a globally-recognized movie star is nice and all, but the …

FBI director James Comey recommends that everyone put a cover on their computer’s webcam

Earlier this year, an image of Mark Zuckerberg’s desk emerged showing that he uses a piece of tape to cover the webcam on his MacBook Pro. While many mocked this security method by Zuckerberg at the time, the Facebook CEO now has some additional back up from someone who’s pretty security conscious: …

James Comey

Become a Full Stack Coder with 28 Hours of Instruction on HTML, JavaScript, MySQL & More

access<p>lifetime<p>content<p>28 Hours<p>enrolled<p>1,564<p>Description<br>• Instructor<br>• Specs<p>Want to be a full-fledged, employable coder? Dive into this comprehensive course …

Paycheck to (Unpredictable) Paycheck: Is Income Volatility the New Normal?

Despite low unemployment rates in the United States, many Americans struggle with paychecks that differ from week to week, leaving them scrambling to …

Personal Finance

The New Habit Challenge: Create A Better To-Do List

Making a simple list isn’t the best way to get things done. Next week we’ll test more effective approaches to organizing our days.<p>Tons of successful leaders laud the to-do list as the key to more organized, productive, and focused days, but is there a right way and a wrong way to do your to-do?<p>The …

These 5 to-do apps will make sure you get your sh*t done

There are too many to-do apps. It’s an understandable problem: Organizing one’s day in the modern world is complicated, and there’s profit to be made …

Why Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Care About a Work-Life Balance

The concept of a harmonious work-life balance has taken the business world by storm.<p>It has become the buzzword around the office, it crosses many …

Entrepreneurship

A look inside the New York office of Yelp, a $3 billion company that offers its 4,000 employees around the world some of the most incredible perks

That's right — those are just a few of the enviable perks Yelp offers its 900 New York-based employees.<p>Founded in 2004 and headquartered in San Francisco, the $3 billion company that allows consumers to locate and review businesses on its mobile app and website now has seven offices around the US …

Saving secrets from young super savers

Young super savers do things a little differently from other savers. Here are some of their secrets.<p>The youngest generation in the workforce may have …

Retirement

Jerry Seinfeld's 3 Keys to Success (and How Most People Stop After the Second)

When you do the right things, success is still not easy... but it is a lot more likely.<p>Here's something really obvious yet also really easy to forget: successful people are successful because they do things differently than other people. They think and believe and operate differently than most …