Zach Francis

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The Y chromosome is disappearing – so what will happen to men?

Studies suggest the Y chromosome is on its way out, so what does that mean for the future of the human race?<p>The Y chromosome may be a symbol of …

Want a Side Hustle That'll Actually Make You Rich in 2018? Read This Book Now

Time to make that paper.<p>The podcast Don't Keep Your Day Job with Cathy Heller showcases creatives who make a living doing what they love. It tells the stories of people who have figured out how to pursue their life's purpose and get paid for it (it was also, incidentally, the #1 podcast in the "New …

Entrepreneurship

Facebook Says Social Media Isn’t Always Healthy for Democracy

Facebook Inc. acknowledged today that social media can have a negative impact on democracies, and that the company has more work to do in order to …

Bank of America has found the formula for a market meltdown — and we're dangerously close

The scorching-hot stock market is fresh off yet another week of new record highs, yet one glaring question remains: When will it all come crashing down?<p>The global investment strategy team at Bank of America Merrill Lynch has an idea.<p>The firm, which has repeatedly warned of investor overexuberance, …

How to Make People Care About Your Brand

How to stop promoting anywhere and everywhere and start building relationships.<p>People don't choose to buy from your brand on a whim. There's always a reason behind their decisions, and uncovering that reason is key to gaining a brand following and growing your business.<p>According to the American …

Marketing

Why Attitude and Will Are All You Need to Launch a Company

While building a company does require a certain amount of talent, a good idea and a certain dose of ingenuity, what really matters is your attitude and will.<p><i>By Alejandro Rioja, Chairman of Flux Ventures.</i><p>Innate talent. A brilliant idea. A stroke of genius.<p>Ever since we were old enough to dream about …

Entrepreneurship

Google's Genius Productivity Hack Will Change How You Innovate

Its mantra is #MonkeyFirst<p>At Google X, the company's "moonshot factory," the mantra is "#MonkeyFirst." The idea is that if you want to get a monkey to recite Shakespeare on a pedestal, you start by training the monkey, not building the pedestal, because training the monkey is the hard part. Anyone …

Innovation

Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

The word "genius" is one of the most misused terms in history.<p>While it's often referenced accurately, the connotation that we commonly associate with it diverges away from the truth.<p>We correctly label intellectual brilliance and creative power as genius — and we should — but it's about time we …

'Wealth Effect' = Widening Wealth Inequality

<i>Note that widening wealth and income inequality is a non-partisan trend.</i><p><b>One of the core goals of the Federal Reserve's monetary policies of the past</b> …