Alex Reyes

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The S-Curve Reveals It Is Early Days In The Marijuana Growth Cycle

Top producers like Canopy Growth and Aurora Cannabis stand to benefit.<p>Cannabis Wheaton has a unique streaming model with many producers.<p>Lexaria's …

Cannabis

Introverts Make Better Leaders and Other Things People Don't Get About Sitting in the Back Row

If you're someone who clearly identifies with being on either side of the personality fence, you know how challenging it can be living and working with people who can be so different from yourself.<p>Anywhere from a third to half of the population fits the definition of being introverted, meaning …

Psychology

Why Brookfield Infrastructure Partners Is a Dividend Investor's Dream

Do you want to earn double-digit annual returns from your dividend stocks? Consider Brookfield Infrastructure Partners.<p>More often than not, income …

Investing

5 Strong Dividends, Solid Fundamentals, Excellent History

Indexes continue to climb while investors hunt for good valuations.<p>There are still solid companies trading at attractive valuations.<p>Preferred shares …

Investing

7 Apps That Will Chill You The F*** Out

Between the distraction of work emails, the grinding banality of Facebook and the faux outrage of Twitter, your iPhone isn't exactly a fountain of peace and well-being now is it?<p>Unless you use it properly. Shut down those annoying apps and download these stress-busters instead - the perfect way to …

Apps

Clueless about bitcoin? Here’s your cryptocurrency crash course

Cryptocurrencies are a bit like the Kardashians: You’ve probably heard of them, but you may not really be sure why. They’re completely overexposed in …

Cryptocurrency

The More It Drops, The More We Buy This 14% Yield REIT

Offered at a very very low price, we are willing to buy many assets that we would never otherwise be interested in.<p>Class B malls are higher risk …

Investing

This 1 Quote Describes the Most Important Trait You Can Have as a Leader

These tips will help you be purpose-driven, and lead your company with true intention.<p>The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the highest honor that can be bestowed on an American citizen. In November 2016, legendary Los Angeles Dodgers announcer Vin Scully was honored with the award at a star-studded …

Leadership

Steve Jobs Knew How to Write an Email. Here's How He Did It

A detailed look at an old email from Steve Jobs teaches some important lessons.<p>Undoubtedly, Apple cofounder and visionary Steve Jobs wrote several thousands of emails throughout his life. Relatively few of them have been shared with the public, and most of those are short responses to customer …

Steve Jobs

For the Beginners-Easiest Vegetables to Grow in Pots

<b>1. Beets:</b><p>This kind of variety grows well in small spaces – however, if you want best results try to grow ‘Red Ace’ type. You need to have a pot, …

Gardening

A Cheap Hedge For This Market

Buy deep out-of-the-money long dated puts for protection.<p>Selling call options for premium is a good way to finance your hedges.<p>If your puts expire …

Trading

The 1 Dead Giveaway That Your Boss Doesn't Care About You

These signs suggest that your boss is neglecting your relationship<p>If you're in charge of a team at work, one of your top goals this year should be improving your leadership skills.<p>Too many of us start phoning it in once we get promoted to management and leadership positions because we overestimate …

Leadership

9 Ways To Run Effective Meetings So You Can Get On With Your Day

Stop wasting your time in meetings that drag on and on. Make the most out of them so you can maximize your day.<p>Let's face it, meetings can be a real drag. We all hate doing them, but we also feel they're a necessary evil to ensure people work well together. For such a straightforward concept - …

Time Management

Science Says, If You Want People To Respond, Tell A Good Story

A slight creaking sound could be heard as the room sat silent, waiting for the door to open. No one knew what to expect. Would lives be changed forever? Anxiety amongst the group continued to grow.<p>We’ve all found ourselves in this circumstance at some point in our life. As children a teacher would …

5 Crucial Considerations For Growing Great Summer Lettuce

Lettuce is one of the most important crops to have on your market table year-round. It’s fast to grow, so the profitability is great, and it almost …

Warren Buffett Says This Is The 1 Simple Habit That Separates Successful People from Everyone Else

The 87-year old chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway once gave us a breakthrough principle of taking charge of one's life. Lets revisit it again.<p>Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is now 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second …

The Easiest Way to Get Everyone in Your Meeting on the Same Page

Watch as the thinking blooms right in front of the group.<p>We spend a lot of time in meetings. We waste a lot of time in meetings. What if there was a technology that could cause meetings to advance collective thinking, align meeting participants, increase satisfaction in how the meeting was run, and …

Can 'Teleporting' Your Luggage Save You Travel Time?

Nothing so clearly marks the traveler as his luggage. Whether you are on an overnight business trip or a month-long holiday, it’s hard to travel without luggage, as tempting as steep airline baggage fees make it.<p>Unfortunately, luggage takes up not only space but also time. The need to carry one’s …

Startups

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 …

Self-improvement

The CEO of Chevron Just Gave Some Brilliant Leadership Advice. Here It Is in a Few Words

John Watson, who is retiring next month, reflects back on his 37-year journey at Chevron.<p>After 37 years working at Chevron, CEO and Chairman John Watson, who took over the helm in 2010, is hanging up his cleats and headed for retirement.<p>In a moment of transparency while reflecting back on his …

12 Weird & Unusual Fruits & Veggies You Can Grow At Home

Growing your own fruits and vegetables comes with many benefits, from saving money and getting the freshest produce possible to getting exercise in …

How Jeff Bezos, Steve Jobs and Richard Branson Run Efficient Meetings

Insight from the best business brains to make your meetings more productive.<p>Trying to run a business is all-consuming. Time gets sucked up by so many different things - staff, suppliers, finance, production - the list goes on. But, above all, its meetings that seem to take up so much precious time, …

5 Questions For Professor Steve Keen On Debt And Financial Crises

What might trigger the next financial crisis and recession? Private debt tops the list, explains Steve Keen, an economics professor who heads the …

If the Job You Have Isn't the Life You Want, the Answer is Simple: Jump

You want to do something different. But you feel stuck and don't know where to start. Fortunately, there's a solution.<p>I've never met anyone who wanted to make a change -- who wanted to do something different with their lives, either professionally or personally -- who felt they made that change too …

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

iOS

8 apps that can help you wow your boss, manage your time, and get that promotion

If you're <i>not</i> looking forward to trying to participate in Sober January or having your performance review in January, how about making some mini career-changing resolutions for next year instead? And how about if I make that incredibly easy by providing you with some app suggestions that take a lot …

Apps

This Startup Is Using Pollution to Help Build a Clean Energy Future

It could shift the economics of energy towards renewables<p>Everywhere you look today, it seems like we're on the brink of a clean energy revolution. Electric car sales are estimated to have topped a million units in 2017. Wind and solar installations are booming with rapidly declining costs. Goldman …

Did You Have 50% Dividend Growth In 2017? I Did.

I collected $5,825 in dividends in 2017, a 50% increase over the $3,901 in 2016. That included $765 in December. How did you fare?<p>Every month set a …

Tech tricks to help you organize your digital photo library

Get more out of Google Photos and Apple Photos.<p>Smartphones' ever-improving cameras encourage us to snap an ever-increasing pile of digital photos. And as these images build up in your phone's storage, they become harder and harder to organize. That's where apps come in.<p>Both Google Photos (for …

Hanging Garden: Fruits and Vegetables in Hanging Baskets

Gardeners who are limited when it comes to space are always experimenting with ways to grow food vertically, and using hanging pots is often one of …