Francisco Matos

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Is Donald Trump Getting His Cues from Hitler? How the GOP Leader Is Following the Führer's Recipe

Donald Trump is an apparent fan of Adolf Hitler’s speeches.<p>That stunning but not entirely surprising revelation comes from his ex-wife Ivana, who …

George R.R. Martin reveals which inconsistencies in 'Game of Thrones' are actually deliberate

"Game of Thrones" author George R.R. Martin talks about inconsistencies in the series at a 92Y event.<p><i>This program was originally recorded at 92Y.</i><p><i>Watch more: 92YOnDemand.org</i>

Here's what you should pack in your carry-on bag

Every traveler wants to pack light, especially when it comes to carry-on luggage. No one wants to be that passenger who is forced to check baggage they were hoping to bring on the flight.<p>In order to avoid this, you'll need to pack only the essentials.<p>From passports and headphones to extra underwear …

Why you shouldn't make a bucket list — and what to do instead

But here's what happens when you make a bucket list:<p>1. You put this huge burden on yourself to get the list accomplished. As if we don't already have enough on our to-do lists already!<p>2. If you don't do well at pursuing the things on the list, you feel guilty or under accomplished.<p>3. If you do well …

5 types of coworkers nobody wants to work with

One bad apple will ruin the office for everyone — and can even derail your business.<p>"A toxic employee is an enormous liability for your company," writes Reuben Yonatan, the founder and CEO of GetVoIP, a digital telephone service, in a blog post on his website. "Expensive, demoralizing, and …

Greece faces 4 more gruelling tests that could force it out of the euro

In a new Deutsche Bank report on Greece, one infographic perfectly captures the tortuous road ahead in order to avoid a Greek exit from the eurozone, or Grexit.<p>To begin with, the four-month bailout extension that was agreed to on Friday, could still fall apart if Athens' promised list of reforms — …

LinkedIn's billionaire founder shares his best networking advice

It's safe to call him an expert in the career-advancing power of networking.<p>In his latest book "The Alliance: Managing Talent in the Networked Age," cowritten with entrepreneurs Ben Casnocha and Chris Yeh, Hoffman explains the benefits of having employees who are active networkers both internally …

How 'Fifty Shades of Grey' would be different if it were written for men

Probably not, according to some studies of erotic literature, sexual fantasies, and pornographic consumption.<p>The reason lies in the fundamental differences found between the kinds of material some men and women consume for pleasure and, ultimately, what each often prefers to think about in their …

99 Sites That Every Professional Should Know About

From productivity advice to places to go when you need a distraction, these sites will change the way you do things, inspire you, and, well, generally just blow your mind.<p>Organize Your Work<p>Trello helps you manage all your ideas and due dates and keeps track of what you're in the process of …

The Current Oil Crisis Is More Dangerous Than You Think

Newspapers in the United States seem to emphasize the positive aspects of the drop in prices. I have written "Ten Reasons Why High Oil Prices are a Problem." If our only problem were high oil prices, then low oil prices would seem to be a solution.<p>Unfortunately, the problem we are encountering now …

9 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter

More than 25% of internet users download or listen to podcasts, Pew reports. Apple reached its 1 billionth podcast subscription last year.<p>Podcasts are gaining in popularity for a number of reasons: You can listen in the car or on the train to work, you can dig deep into a topic, and you don't have …

9 Incredible Facts About Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart is an absolute behemoth in the world of retail. It hauls in a massive $405 billion dollars in sales annually. That's more than Kroger, Target, Costco, and Walgreens combined.<p><i>Produced by Matt Johnston</i><p><b>Follow BI Video: On Twitter</b>

13 highly productive Android apps that play nice with your PC

Productivity hits the road<p>The PC simply isn't the end-all and be-all of the computing world anymore. Instead, it has become just one of many screens vying for your attention, as more and more of our tasks shift to tablets and smartphones.<p>But getting things done on disparate devices doesn't mean you …

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How to switch from iPhone to Android – the Eric Schmidt guide

In a rare Google+ post, Google Chairman Eric Schmidt offered his followers a very detailed how-to guide on switching from iPhone to Android.<p>Schmidt said that many of his iPhone friends are moving to Android and reminded buyers that some of the most recent Android handsets out there including the …