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Harvard's Endowment Cut ProShares Volatility Fund Before Rout

Harvard University’s endowment sold its entire holding of an exchange-traded fund that bets on market calm prior to the security’s plunge on Feb. 5, …

Stock Markets

5 Meal Prep Resolutions I'll Definitely, Maybe Follow in 2018

A realistic game plan for making better lunches.<p>Going into 2018, I'm going to pass on "new year, new me" and say it'll be a "slightly-improved-but-still-working-things-out" me. The first step, starting January 1—or realistically, the first weekend—will be tweaking my meal prep game. I've written …

Cooking

Our Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipes of 2017

There are few things the almighty Crock-Pot can't tackle, but above all else it makes getting dinner on the table a whole lot more manageable on busy …

I Lived in Europe for 5 Years — These Are the Places I Tell All My Friends to Visit

<i>This story originally appeared on Thisisinsider.com.</i><p>These talented women have turned buttercream into a business<p>The 'Star Wars: Rogue One' trailers …

How To Land 11+ Hours Of Singapore Airlines Business Class For 30,000 Points...

It’s completely logical: we all want the best flying experiences for the least amount of points and cash. We want to go as far as we can, enjoying …

The absurdly simple thing that makes the happiest people in the world so happy

Research has found about 9 zillion things you can do to increase happiness.<p>Of course, you’re probably not doing any of them. To be fair, most people …

25 Top Podcasts That Will Spark Your Entrepreneurial Vision

Listening to a podcast while going to and from work is a rare example of successful multitasking.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever heard anyone say that the trend is your friend? Sure, if something is getting a lot of attention, you probably should examine it …

This Is the Most Popular Salad Dressing Recipe on Pinterest

The best thing you can do for your salad is to ditch the bottled dressing. I'm not saying that bottled dressing can't be delicious — and it does have …

Mr. (Swipe) Right?

When Barry Diller, the founder of the media company<p>IAC, comes downstairs for breakfast at the Carlyle in New York, the waiter brings him tea and a …

Can Google Become a Normal Business?

My colleagues Ken Auletta and Vauhini Vara have already posted insightful accounts of Google’s decision to reinvent itself. Quoting a former Google employee, Ken writes that the company’s co-founder Larry Page, who returned to the C.E.O. job in 2011, when Eric Schmidt resigned, wants to get back to …

Your guide to S.F.’s gay bars this Pride season

Castro Bars<p>Tenderloin Bars<p>Mission Bars<p>SoMa bars<p>Bernal Heights<p>Just as there are all kinds of gay people, there are all kinds of gay bars. For sporty gays, there are sporty gay bars (hi, Hi Tops). For gay men and women who like the more laid-back neighborhood scene, there’s any number of homey places …

THE SILICON VALLEY 100: The most amazing and inspiring people in tech right now

After months of research and debate, Business Insider is proud to present the Silicon Valley 100, our annual list of the people who matter most in Silicon Valley.<p>To compile the list, we looked at who won big in the past year: star executives, industry-changing acquisitions, top VCs, promising …

Business Writing

We asked a few writers and editors to choose some of their favorite stories of the year in specific categories. Here, the best in business …

Top 10 Essential iPhone 6 Apps

<b>For an updated list, check out the video above.</b><p>Attempting to get to grips with the sheer volume of apps on Apple's iOS App store can be bewildering at best. Fortunately I’ve been putting together guides that break down the essential and latest apps available on both iOS and Android. You can read my …

Apps

25 ways to take control of your fat loss

1. Interval weight training<p>What could be better than a workout that torches a huge amount of blubber in a single session? One that packs on muscle at …

Answer to What methods can I use to avoid getting so tired when I do the same amount of a work as my peers who do not get so tired?

I used to be chronically tired. I am not anymore. This was a result of 3-4 years of effort. Here is what worked:<p><b>Experiment with your diet:</b> I would …

Museum stores offer a curated list of gift ideas

Perfect the art of holiday gift giving this year by thinking outside the mall. Museum stores around the Bay Area are great resources for smart and stylish gifts for everyone on your list. We asked curators from some of these museums to pick a few favorites from their own stores. Turns out, they’re …

You Can Redecorate Your Home From The Comfort Of...Your Home

Decorating a home or apartment is a fun project, but it's also daunting. Whether you're starting with a blank canvas or looking for a statement piece …

Riedel Boa Decanter

At once a functional piece of bar equipment, centerpiece, and conversation starter, the Riedel Boa Decanter has a unique shape that opens up your …

Boost Your Career with Social Media: Tips for the Uninitiated

You’ve heard the horror stories: a job applicant gets turned down because his potential employer discovered his objectionable tweets, or saw pictures of his keg party on Facebook. There is a lot of advice out there about keeping your online activity from hurting your career. But there’s a flip …

How to Work with Someone You Hate

Working with someone you hate can be distracting and draining. Pompous jerk, annoying nudge, or incessant complainer, an insufferable colleague can negatively affect your attitude and performance. Instead of focusing on the work you have to do together, you may end up wasting time and energy trying …

How to Succeed Professionally by Helping Others

Research shows that even if the rewards aren't immediately apparent, contributing to the success of others pays off in the long run.<p>Kat Cole started helping out early. Raised by a single mother of three who held three jobs to support the family, Cole entered the workforce as soon as it was legal. …

Minute Manager Series)

Publication Date: <b>March 11, 2014</b><p>Intimidated by corporate finance? The numbers (and the jargon) can feel overwhelming-but you have to understand them to manage effectively. Finance Basics explains the fundamentals simply and quickly, introducing you to key terms and concepts such as: (1) How to …

Surviving a Start-Up’s Transition from Projects to Processes

“Why change my leadership style? It got us to this point, where we’ve established a real beachhead in our market.”<p>These are the famous last words of many an entrepreneur. Failing to realize that critical transition points in the growth of an enterprise require leaders to shift emphasis, they …

The Daily Routines of Geniuses

Juan Ponce de León spent his life searching for the fountain of youth. I have spent mine searching for the ideal daily routine. But as years of color-coded paper calendars have given way to cloud-based scheduling apps, routine has continued to elude me; each day is a new day, as unpredictable as a …

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1

Artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz has never been one to be afraid of pushing the boundaries and his latest project entitled 12 Shoes for 12 …

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 2

Let’s take a look at the remaining six shoes from Sebastian Errazuriz’s project 12 Shoes for 12 Lovers, where he reflects back on 12 previous …

The F.D.A. vs. Personal Genetic Testing

The United States Food and Drug Administration is not known for its prose. So the warning letter that it sent to 23andMe, the direct-to-consumer genetic-testing company, on November 22nd, was a surprise in more ways than one. “It reads like the letter of a jilted lover,” Misha Angrist, a former …