Flora Wong

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Top Earning Salespeople Use This 1 Easy Strategy to Outperform Everyone Else

Sales is one of the most common jobs in the US. But top salespeople know a secret--that can make them rich.<p>Let's start with the obvious: salespeople have a bad rap. That's because most people employed in sales are--wait for it--crappy salespeople. These are your typical pushy, slimy, or aggressive …

4 soft skills LinkedIn says are most likely to get you hired in 2018 — and the online courses to get them

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Navigating the job search as a candidate can feel pretty opaque. From your perspective, it's difficult to identify which skills you should …

Employment

Stormy, don't worry about violating your NDA

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump's favorite hammer in his bully-boy toolbox is the nondisclosure agreement, backed by million-dollar penalties for each violation. His legal team uses it to cow less sophisticated or less wealthy adversaries into silence.<p>Take the case of Stormy Daniels, the porn actress who says …

University of California

I retired at 52 with a $3 million net worth — here are the 10 worst money mistakes anyone can make

Said another way, they boil down to E-S-I. If this is the heart of your financial plan, it's likely that you'll be prosperous.<p>That said, there is one other thing you'll need to do — you must avoid the financial pitfalls that can significantly derail your finances. I call these the worst money moves …

Money

Walmart Will No Longer Sell Welspun's Egyptian Cotton Sheets

Walmart (wmt) is done selling Welspun India’s Egyptian cotton sheets. What’s more, it’s giving customers who bought them their money back.<p>“Welspun …

SEO Has Evolved To Search 'Experience' Optimization

The last few years, search engines such as Google, Bing, and even Apple, have been upgrading their algorithms and machine learning processes to account for the end-user’s experience. But, since their algorithms are built upon the work completed by automated crawling bots (pieces of software that …

SEO

Jeff Bezos won't let Elon Musk just have this moment of SpaceX victory

SpaceX founder and billionaire Elon Musk made history today by launching his Falcon 9 rocket and landing the first stage on earth — the equivalent of …

Seven Things You (Probably) Don't Realize About Your Millennial Employees

Today’s news that one third of Goldman Sachs’ new class of managing directors are Millenials has everyone talking about this mysterious generation. If you’re a manager today, you probably oversee a number of employees from the Millennial generation. If you work at a startup–or even a behemoth like …

Leonardo DiCaprio just invested in a startup that claims it can 'grow' real diamonds in weeks — here's the science behind it

Or do they?<p>The Santa Clara-based startup Diamond Foundry claims it can grow diamonds in a lab that are as high-quality as natural gems, minus the exploitation of the mining industry.<p>Actor Leonardo DiCaprio, along with 10 billionaires, have already invested in the company, which says it can make …

Foundries

Girls, Girls, Girls

From Kendall Jenner and Joan Smalls in flowing silk to Maria Borges and Behati Prinsloo in fringe, every must-see runway look from the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.

Fashion Shows

Mystery Of Mars' Lost Atmosphere Solved At Last, Thanks To NASA's MAVEN Mission

In many ways, Mars is the most Earth-like planet we’ve ever examined up close, besides our own. With a history of a watery past, copious amounts of erosion, revealed sedimentary rock, volcanos, clouds, icecaps, sand dunes and features like dried-up riverbeds, there’s an entire geological history …