Susan Flowers

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The end of white Christian America is nigh: Why the country’s youth are abandoning religious conservatism

White Christians are now a minority in 19 states. America’s growing racial diversity only tells part of the story<p>There’s been a lot of media attention recently to the changing demographics of the United States, where, at current rates, people who identify as “white” are expected to become a …

Apple: iOS, OSX, and Web site safe from Heartbleed attack

The tech giant confirms that its mobile, desktop, and Web services haven’t fallen prey to the vulnerability that has sent thousands of Web sites and services scrambling.<p>Apple confirmed Thursday that it's safe from the massive bug that has been bombing the Internet.<p>When CNET asked Apple if it had …

Information Security

All the passwords you should change because of Heartbleed, in one handy graphic

The Heartbleed security flaw was fixed in the newest version of OpenSSL, but you should still change your passwords on all of the sites affected by the bug.<p>If you’re still not sure which sites were affected, we have the perfect chart for you, created by the “digital forensic specialists” at LWG …

Obama: 'Nowhere to Go But Up'

President Obama: 'Nowhere to Go But Up'

Despite facing a disastrous rollout of his health care plan, criticism over his policies and approval ratings that have plunged to an all-time low, …

Congress hits new productivity lows

Major legislation stalls as a divided Congress enacts few laws.<p>WASHINGTON — Congress is on track to beat its own low record of productivity, enacting fewer laws this year than at any point in the past 66 years.<p>It's a continuing slide of productivity that began in 2011, after Republicans recaptured …

'Legume' of the Week - Stonesoup

I‘m not a huge fan of celebrity chefs. Although I do love a bit of Heston and Jamie and of course Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, I find the whole chef …

Why Your Phone Bill Keeps Increasing -- A Case Study Of Verizon New York's Relationship With State Regulators

<i>Post updated with new comment from Verizon at the end, and edited for clarity.</i><p>If you’ve been following the carriers’ efforts to sunset many traditional communications regulations, you may be under the impression that the relationship between the telecommunications industry and its regulators is …

Why We Need To Take 20-Somethings Seriously

They’ve been called the Twixters, Choisters, pre-adults, adultescents, the stuck generation and the lost generation, playing out an extended adolescence or an emerging adulthood or their odyssey years. They are the 20-somethings that graduated into one of the worst economies in decades, saddled …

5 Things Super Successful People Do Before 8 AM

Rise and shine! Morning time just became your new best friend. Love it or hate it, utilizing the morning hours before work may be the key to a successful and healthy lifestyle. That’s right, early rising is a common trait found in many CEOs, government officials, and other influential people. …

The Path Forward for the News Business, My Ebook On Journalism for a New Era

How do you make a 96-year-old magazine relevant in the era of social media? How do you do the same for an established Web site? What’s the best way for both to work together as one? For the last three years, FORBES, one of the most storied brands in American journalism, worked to answer these …

Seven Ways to Save 'Homeland'

Carrie and Brody's big show is broken – here's how to fix it<p>The <i>Homeland</i> is not secure. Three episodes into the series' third season, it's clear that …

TV

A Surprising High Growth Country To Invest In And Best, Worst Performing ETFs

The international market has been fickle, one month China is down and the next its up. The same with Indonesia, once a high growth favorite of investors it is now a pariah for investors as it changed its monetary policy.<p>Hot money will be looking for the next big thing, a high growth region or …

Quit Trying to Be Big … and Just Be Faithful

<b>Our culture says bigger is better. But in the kingdom of God, less is often more.</b><p>There’s nothing more disheartening to a preacher than to see empty …

Evangelical Christianity

How Many U.S. Christians Believe Christ's 'Second Coming' Will Happen Soon? More Than You May Think (SURVEY)

Chocolate eggs and basket-carrying bunnies aside, Easter is a day when Christians the world over celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. For some believers, it is also time to consider Christ's "Second Coming," a phenomenon that some Christians believe is foretold in the Bible.<p>The "Second …

Iraq Christian leaders trying to restore hope

During ten years of violence in Iraq, millions of people have fled the country. Many of them are Christians.<p>Now, the new leader of Iraq's largest Christian group is trying to stem the tide.<p>Al Jazeera's Jane Arraf has this report from Baghdad.

5 People Killed in Clashes Between Christians and Muslims in Egypt

Onlookers gather at the house of Egyptian Christian, Samir Iskandar which was burned during clashes between Muslims and Christians in Qalubiya, just outside Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, April 6, 2013. Several Egyptians including 4 Christians and a Muslim were killed in sectarian clashes before dawn on …

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7 Signs You're Not Self-Aware | Inc.com

Being in the advice giving game isn't all it's cracked up to be. It's not like you get to sit on a mountaintop and just rain down pearls of wisdom on your clients. When it comes to executives and business leaders, it's almost never that black and white.<p>Granted, there are times when people are …

Self-help

5 Techniques to Tame Your Overflowing Email Inbox

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Those emails sitting in your inbox -- all 522 of them? Each is a decision you need to make, says Alex Moore, CEO of Baydin, a San Francisco-based email productivity software company.<p>"The quicker you handle them, the more effective you can …

Boundaries for Leaders: An Interview with Dr. Henry Cloud

It was such a privilege to spend some time talking with Dr. Henry Cloud about Boundaries For Leaders: Results, Relationships and Being Ridiculously …