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Millennials Hate Phone Calls, And They Have A Point

Each generation has its quirks, and millennials are certainly no exception. One piece of unspoken etiquette? Avoid phone calls — at all costs.<p>Millennials are the generation that grew up bridging the digital age. They’re the very last ones who will ever remember what it is like to grow up without …

Millennials

More Americans say they'd give up vacation days if their boss paid off their student loans - Business Insider

American workers have a record amount of student debt — and they'd rather have it gone before going on vacation.<p>For people with student loan debt who were looking for a job, 63% said they would give up paid time off in exchange for help paying off student loan debt, according to a new survey by job …

How do I help my entitled teenage daughter show more gratitude?

<b>Question:</b> I have a 14-year-old daughter who is behaving like an entitled brat lately. I’d thought we had instilled more gratefulness. But she is dismissive of any gift that isn’t perfect or exactly what she wanted, expects expensive clothing and doesn’t seem to want to work for her spending money. …

How to Avoid the Negative Psychological Effects of Remote Work

Working from home in your PJs sounds great until you find yourself pondering the meaning of life at 2 AM. Stay mentally healthy with these five tips.<p>Working remotely 100 percent of the time is the dream, right? No commute, no office politics, wearing pajamas at your desk without the sidelong glares …

How to Demonstrate Your Strategic Thinking Skills

Developing your strategic thinking skills isn’t enough to get you promoted. In order to advance in your career, you need to demonstrate them. Leaders want to know what you think, and they view your worthiness for promotion through the lens of how ready you are to make bigger decisions. Ask …

Millennials are US$1 trillion in debt – but they're better at saving than previous generations

New findings from the New York Federal Reserve reveal that millennials have now racked up over US$1 trillion of debt.<p>This troubling amount of debt, …

You Might Be Surprised at What Millennials Consider a 'Life-changing' Amount of Money

According to a survey from OnePoll and Self Lender, the average American considers $19,800 the amount of money they would need to turn their life around in 2019. But for the average millennial (those now aged between 19 and 39), they would only need to be given $5,000 for them to consider that …

Personal Finance

Venezuelan who escaped socialist nightmare slams Green New Deal

A Venezuelan citizen who left the crisis-stricken country in his teens for America is speaking out against socialism and the Maduro regime -- and giving a warning to anyone who may support the Green New Deal backed by liberal Democrats including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y.<p>Daniel Di …

You'll make a lot more as a DevOps engineer than it costs to become one — here's where to start

For far too long, there's been a glaring schism between the Development and Operations teams in almost every organization.<p>Think of them as Iron Man and Captain America. While they share a common goal (shipping high-quality products to customers), they have clashing views and methodologies. …

Technology

5 simple ways to infuse the practice of gratitude into this holiday season.

Thanksgiving is here and gratitude is having its annual celebration party. I must have seen a dozen articles just today about the benefits of …

20 Exciting Business Ideas that you can Start for 10k or Less

That’s what influencers always mean, start what you like doing and stick to it. Don’t give up in the middle. However, you can only continue doing something when you start something in the first place.<p>Most of us today are tired of living a 9-to-5 job. They want to get out of the mundane routine. but …

Stossel: These Students Know More Than Politicians

Stanford study shows that teens heed food rules that prioritize health

Eating healthy is an important part of a healthy lifestyle and is something that should be taught at a young age. A new study by the Stanford …

I Asked What My Dad Wants For Me In A Man & His Answer Legit Made Me Cry

Like any great father, my dad wants the best for me in all things — from breakfast foods to education to partners (of course). Though, I'd never …

Columbine survivors and Parkland students rally for change 19 years after massacre

<b>Littleton, CO (CNN) —</b> Just a few months ago, the word "Columbine" meant nothing to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School junior Kayla Schaefer. Today, Columbine might as well be a synonym for "hope."<p>Schaefer, 17, is one of 60 students from Parkland, Florida, who came to Colorado to cement an …

Suspended fraternity: Offensive video was 'satirical sketch'

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — A fraternity suspended at Syracuse University over an offensive video said in an apologetic statement on Friday that the …

Millennials destroyed the rules of written English – and created something better

The spelling and grammar rules do not apply on the Millennial Internet™.<p>That's because millennials have created a new rulebook for a variant of written English unique to social media. A rulebook which states that deliberately misspelled words and misused grammar can convey tone, nuance, humour, and …

Millennials, Take Care Of These 3 Things Before You Quit Your 9 to 5

Making the leap from your 9-to-5 without a plan is a sure-fire way to find yourself in the middle of a troubled situation.<p>The corporate lifestyle doesn't hold as much allure for Millennials as it did for previous generations. No sooner does Gen Y enter the workforce than they start dreaming of …

Millennials Can Count on Social Security After All

Are you convinced the Social Security system is on life support, not long for this world? You’re not alone.<p>Eighty percent of millennial workers say …

All the Things We Never Knew: Chasing the Chaos of Mental Illness

Shared via Kindle. Description: A reporter chases the biggest story of her life -- her husband's descent into mental illness. Even as a reporter, …

Interactive map shows school expulsions, suspensions for weapons in San Diego County

High schools in Escondido, Santee and El Cajon have the highest number of weapon-related expulsions in the county, according to state data.<p>Local …

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Column: Yes, gun control. But here’s another critical measure to keep us safe

The day after the Florida school massacre, I was on a plane and kept hearing the faint sounds of gunfire.<p>I flinched the first couple of times, then calmed down when I realized the noise was coming from young folks shooting up virtual enemies in video games.<p>If I try really hard, I guess I can see …

The Power of Mom Shaming

The email came in at 3pm on a Thursday. Within five minutes I was crying at my desk.<p>I’ve been a delinquent member of the nursery school Auction …

Get help studying for professional certification exams with this bundle of online courses that are less than $40

Maybe it’s a promotion and a raise you’re after in 2018. Or perhaps you’re ready for a total career change. Whatever your professional goals for the year, sometimes the hardest part is knowing how to get started.<p>Well, here's a step in the right direction: The eduCBA Test Prep & Certifications …