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I took Harvard Business School's new pre-MBA course online — and it is definitely worth the 150 hours and $1,500

As a "pre-MBA" course, Harvard's HBX CORe (Credential of Readiness) covered the basics of statistics, economics, and accounting using the case study method.<p>With so many free online courses covering the same topics from schools like Wharton and Stanford, the $1,500 price can seem unnecessarily …

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Melt Your Middle with This 2-Move Abs Week Workout | Men's Health

This gives you a firm base of support while fully activating and stabilizing your core, says <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director BJ Gaddour, creator of <i>Bodyweight Cardio Burners,</i> a 20-minute workout DVD that burns belly fat. Blocking your feet not only helps you “feel” your core working more during the …

Here's why programmers are going nuts over a text editor

That's why Atom, a free development tool made by popular code sharing site GitHub, is so popular with the programmer set. Atom has been downloaded 1.2 million times since its introduction into beta this time last year, and has 350,000 monthly active users.<p>Today, GitHub is announcing the release of …

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A former Apple employee describes what it was like to work on the design team under Steve Jobs

Jobs didn't work closely with every team at the company — but he kept close tabs on the Human Interaction division.<p>He met with the team every other Monday, which many considered to be a perk. But it also meant the Human Interaction team was constantly under pressure to impress Jobs, and they had to …

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7 Secrets to Knowing Your Higher Self

by Asoka Selvarajah Each of us is connected with the Divine. The Higher Self within us far transcends the understanding of our conscious min...<p>Recent …

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The American Way

On the death of Odin Lloyd<p>[<i>Optional musical accompaniment to this column.</i>]<p>Up here in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts this summer, the circus truly …