Researchers find that much of the damage done by being poor comes from feeling poor. In 2016, the highest-paid employee of the State of California was Jim Mora, the head coach of U.C.L.A.’s football team.
Five and a half years ago, I filed a story for the Times in which I used the word “dickhead.” I had met with Vladimir Putin, and he had used that word. The Times struck it from the story. I disagreed the
Be like Bill Gates and Warren Buffett: If you’re not spending 5 hours per week learning, you’re being irresponsible
• Identify valuable knowledge at the right time. The value of knowledge isn’t static. It changes as a function of how valuable other people consider it and how rare it is. As new technologies mature and
There's a difference between being liked and being respected. Ideally, you'll be both. But according to Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author of "Tame Your Terrible Office Tyrant: How
The recent extraordinary runup and commensurate volatility in the price of Bitcoin has intensified global attention on the cybercurrency. For good or ill, Bitcoin is now a topic of interest to the mainstream
We all have the same 24 hours in a day. When you see certain individuals achieve a level of unimaginable success, it's not because they have more hours in the day than you. It's because somehow they've
The cryptocurrency’s current price is completely unreal. Then again, so is money. A bar of gold. A disk of iron. A chain of beads. A card of plastic. A slip of cotton-linen paper. These things are worthless.
On January 30, 1989, an article appeared in the student-run Stanford Daily under the headline “Racial slurs cause University to shut down bulletin board.” The bulletin board in question, rec.humor.funny,
• Paying down your debt gives you a chance to "make" whatever interest you are paying.• It's a better risk/reward that high-yield ETFs.• If you don't pay down your debt, your balance sheet will deteriorate
Impress your guests with some Turkey Day trivia. 1. The first Thanksgiving was actually a three-day celebration. Today, Thanksgiving is one day — maybe two if you count Black Friday. But apparently the
A former journalist, equipped with an algorithm and the largest collection of murder records in the country, finds patterns in crime. Audio: Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download