Carina Morandi

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The Anti-Gamble Retirement Plan

My job is to provide investment advice to tens of thousands of busy professionals, so I’ll admit to finding <i>all</i> talk of retirement compelling. But the recent PBS <i>Frontline</i> report, The Retirement Gamble, has captivated industry leaders, commentators, and everyday Americans alike.<p>The segment shed light …

How to escape education's death valley | Sir Ken Robinson

YouTube Paid Channels: This Week in Social Media

Shares 2K<p>Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you <b>stay up to date with social media</b>, here are some of the news …

Bloomberg’s culture is all about omniscience, down to the last keystroke

At Bloomberg, omniscience is a feature not a bug.<p>The company’s New York City skyscraper unfurls around its courtyard like a panopticon. Inside, the decor is punctuated at every turn with fish tanks. No one has an office to hide in, and the meeting rooms are enclosed in clear glass.<p>Visit any of …

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Gigaom | Back to the future: What if the ‘mass media’ era was just an accident of history?

Advertisement<p>When it comes to the traditional media business, there is often a pervasive nostalgia for “the good old days,” when a handful of …

You Can Bid On 'Air Force One' For As Little As $50,000

If you have at least $50,000 to bid, you may be able to own a piece of American history.<p>On May 15, the General Services Administration will be auctioning off the plane that shuttled every U.S. president from Gerald Ford to George W. Bush, along with vice presidents and other dignitaries, Fox News …

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Dan Brown: Now Taking Questions For the Da Vinci Code Author

Mega-selling author Dan Brown is stopping by TIME Magazine early Monday morning to talk about his highly anticipated new novel, which goes on sale …

A Heady Vote in Pakistan

I traveled through Pakistan for two weeks in late February and early March—a time of particular violence in a country that has suffered much of it in the recent past, in which a common thread in conversations was fear about the forthcoming national vote. “It is going to be a violent election,” a …

New Coronavirus Likely Passed From Person To Person, WHO Reports

The new coronavirus that has killed at least 18 people in the Middle East and Europe can likely pass from person to person, but only after prolonged …

Cyprus receives EU-IMF bailout funds

<b>Cyprus has received the first instalment of a 10bn-euro bailout package from international creditors, which was agreed earlier this year.</b><p>Cyprus received 2bn euros (£1.6bn; $2.6bn) in loans, said a statement by the European Stability Mechanism.<p>Another 1bn euros will be transferred before 30 June, …

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How Motherhood Is Changing Dramatically—in 11 Graphs

A charty Mother's Day summary<p>Moms are different, these days. They're more likely to have gone to college, more likely to work full-time, less likely to have more than two children, and less likely to be married than previous generation. To the data ...<p><b>Mothers with infant children in the U.S. today</b> …

Minnesota Lawyer Pimped Himself to a Client

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>There's one way for a lawyer to cross the line from officer of the law to officer of pleasure: when …

WHO sounds warning on coronavirus strain

The World Health Organisation has given warning that a new strain of the coronavirus could be passed on between people in close contact.<p>The warning on Sunday came after authorities confirmed that a man who had shared a hospital ward with France's first victim had been infected. The second patient's …

New Zealand MP resigns after calling waiter a "****head"

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key has welcomed the resignation of a government politician who came under fire for drunkenly abusing a waiter during a night out.<p>National Party MP Aaron Gilmore announced he was quitting parliament late on Sunday, saying the fallout from his actions during a meal at …

How the New York Times can fight BuzzFeed & reinvent its future

Advertisement<p>33 Comments<p>If I ever run into New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson (unlikely as it might be) I will sure as hell let her know …

This Is What Happens When Publishers Invest In Long Stories

By Chris Dannenlong Read<p>As web publishers we’re obsessed with analytics. Any strategy that moves the needle gets our attention. So you can imagine my …

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Porous Paywalls Are Not The Answer To Anything. Cartoon Towers, On The Other Hand...

I've already shared my vision for a (consumer) media landscape divided down the middle. On one side will be the linkbaiters, the SEO-ers, the …