Gerardo Cuevas

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This is the Jeff Bezos playbook for preventing Amazon’s demise

It’s Day 1 forever because Day 2 is death.<p>Once a year, in his letter to Amazon shareholders, Jeff Bezos gives us all a glimpse into his business world view and management philosophy. This year’s version did not disappoint.<p>In it, Bezos explains how he thinks about preventing Amazon from slipping …

Product Management

Go Viral Or Die Trying

Even with the Republicans' failure to repeal Obamacare, the rise in Americans' use of crowdfunding sites to defray medical costs won't be slowing down anytime soon. It's not enough to be sick—are you also interesting?<p>In late February, Senator Tom Cotton stood before his constituents at a town hall …

Health Care

8 Crucial Things Renters Should Do When Apartment Hunting — Real Estate 101 — Trulia Blog

<b>Read the entire lease</b><p>Reading your entire lease will help prevent simple problems from popping up. But you can take this one step further and make …

Trump White House Lawyers: How Much Are They Worth? (Part 3)

One of these legal eagles has a nine-figure fortune.

Trump White House Lawyers: How Much Are They Worth? (Part 2)

Meet a Biglaw associate (not partner) who earned more than $800,000 last year.

Trump White House Lawyers: How Much Are They Worth? (Part 1)

Some of these lawyers are rich; others, not so much.

Any Lawyer Who Calls Himself ‘Doctor’ Like a Ph.D. Should Get Punched in the Mouth

Can you imagine if this kid called himself a 'doctor' just because he went to law school?<p>I know “J.D.” stands for “Juris Doctor.” I get that at …

Will North Korea fire a missile capable of hitting the U.S. mainland? Probably.

SEOUL — North Korea has made no secret of its desire to build an intercontinental ballistic missile, or ICBM, capable of reaching the continental United States.<p>In his New Year’s Day address, Kim Jong Un said that North Korea has “entered the final stage of preparation for a test-launch of an …

North Korea

23 Gorgeous Photos Of Selena Quintanilla-Pérez You’ve Probably Never Seen Before

Continue reading 23 Gorgeous Photos Of Selena Quintanilla-Pérez You’ve Probably Never Seen Before<p>23 Gorgeous Photos Of Selena Quintanilla-Pérez …

Music

When The One Percent Sent Its Kids to War

A century ago this week, the United States entered World War One. Unlike today, the children of America’s wealthiest families were the first into …

Being cheap is not a point of difference. It’s a plague on your brand.

How is your product going to stand out? Have you thought about what will make it different? Have you thought about what makes it a better option?<p>Let …

Commitment, behavior, and attitude change: An analysis of voluntary recycling

Abstract<p>This project was designed to help local agencies select the least effortful but most impactful method of inducing residents to participate in …

Can Commitment Change Behavior? A Case Study of Environmental Actions

Access to the complete full text<p>This is a short preview of the document. Your library or institution may give you access to the complete full text …

News 101: When a story is ‘news’

Your son earns his Eagle Scout Award. Your church hosts a bake sale. Your councilman’s fence violates city ordinances.<p>But is it news?<p>Learn what makes …

Sea-level Coast goes high-altitude

Apple: WikiLeaks’ CIA Hacks Will Not Work On Current Versions Of iOS And OS X

Apple claims that the CIA hacks released by WikiLeaks in its Vault 7: Dark Matter cache are obsolete and pose no threat to current iPhone and Mac …

The Most Important Principle for Enduring Success

<b>“It’s the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief</b>. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.” — Muhammad …

Motivation

When Trump Voters Say They "Suffered For 8 Years Under Obama," Here's The Perfect Response

One of many, many infuriating parts of having Trump as the President is the insufferable smugness of conservatives. When they’re not telling you to …

Get This Perfectly Crispy Chicken Kara-age in Your Belly

Nguyen Tran of Starry Kitchen and Button Mash fame has never been afraid to take chances, and it seems to work out pretty well for him. He started an underground (and illegal) Asian fusion dining club out of his North Hollywood apartment in 2009, which ultimately catapulted him into the restaurant …

Reframing Faculty Criticisms of Student Activism

Instead of reacting negatively to students who mobilize for change, we should suppress our discomfort and recognize what they’ve gotten right.

John McCain just systematically dismantled Donald Trump’s entire worldview

John McCain is increasingly mad as hell about President Trump. And on Friday, he went after Trump — hard.<p>During a speech at the Munich Security Conference in Germany, the Republican senator from Arizona delivered a pointed and striking point-by-point takedown of Trump's worldview and brand of …

Donald Trump

Trump family trips cost taxpayers $11.3m in one month – almost as much as Obama’s cost in a year

Donald Trump’s family’s trips have cost taxpayers nearly as much in a month as Barack Obama’s cost in an entire year.<p>The US President’s three visits …

30 Things You Should Know About Selena on the 30th Anniversary of Her Death

Selena Quintanilla-Pérez was a pioneer in the Tejano music scene of the 1980s and early 90s. Billboard magazine called her the “top Latin artist of …

A Message to Customers from Starbucks Armed Forces Network | Starbucks Newsroom

<i>Following is a message to customers from Starbucks Armed Forces Network, an internal veteran group with more than 14 chapters across the country.</i> …

Canadians invite California, Oregon and Washington to join Canada

Canadians are inviting people in the United States Pacific coastal states of California, Oregon and Washington, where United States President-elect …

Canada

In Tweet, Trump Threatens Berkeley With Loss of Federal Funds Over Protests

President Trump sent a tweet on Thursday morning threatening the University of California at Berkeley with a loss of federal funds over violent …

US HEIs tell int’l students: “You are welcome here”

Universities in the US are coming together to send a welcoming message to all international students, after prospective students expressed unease …

Immigrant and Refugee Children: A Guide for Educators and School Support Staff

This guide was created for educators, school support staff and service providers who teach, mentor and help open the doors of opportunity for …