Gabriel Manley

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Robert Reich: The middle class can save us yet

The former labor secretary explains why shared prosperity is America’s only hope for a return to economic boom time<p>Robert Reich<p>March 8, 2014 1:00pm (UTC)<p>This originally appeared on Robert Reich’s blog.<p>Do you recall a time in America when the income of a single school teacher or baker or salesman or …

Three Reasons Why The UK Can Never Join The Euro

There are three reasons why the UK can never join the Euro. They are Ireland, Cyprus and Iceland.<p><b>Ireland</b><p>The Irish financial crisis saw the near-failure of its entire banking sector. Ireland bailed out its banks, partly at the behest of the European Union, which was concerned that Irish bank …

How things get done

I’ve heard a lot of different theories about how things get done. I’m interested in this topic, so I pay attention and see how the theories hold …

Startups

How to Build a Really Strong Brand

The most brand marketing can do is call attention to your customer's positive feelings.<p>Conventional wisdom says building a strong brand entails creating a cool brand name, advertising that brand to potential buyers, and enforcing brand message consistency in all customer interactions.<p>However, …

Marketing

How To Ask Questions That Uncover Your Company’s Values

Are your personal values engrained in the identity of your entire organization? Let’s find out.<p>Defining your company’s vision is no easy task. How can you possibly condense what you do in your 60-hour weeks with your entire team and the grand vision behind it into a short and sweet sentence? You …

Leadership

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 $0 Marketing Stack: 41 Free Options to Popular Paid Services and Tools

What tools do you use to get your online marketing work done?<p>Can you do all the same work of a digital marketer, and do it for <b>free</b>?<p>The list of tools …

Where to Get the Money to Build Your Mobile App

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Raising $1 million for your mobile app startup is child's play -- assuming you've proven that customers want your product.<p>Many entrepreneurs mistakenly assume that investors will be interested in investing in their mobile app at …

Credit Cards

Revealed: 2013's top 20 viewed articles on Wikipedia - Telegraph

10 striking images of graffiti in Kandahar | Salon.com

• Previous<br>• Next<p>“One of the reasons some of these tags are so inspiring is because they’re so funny,” Toler says. “It’s definitely not easy to maintain your sense of humor in a war zone, but these guys obviously found a way.”<p>Previous<br>• Next<p>“Some of the most meticulous and beautiful works came from these …

The Deep Freeze in Pictures 1.6.14

Top 10 family travel destinations for 2014

Slide 1 of 12<p>Planning a family vacation can become a series of questions followed by several attempts to get everyone from grandparents to parents …

Family Travel

A Dozen Surf Resolutions

The Best Traveler Photographs of 2013

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>National <i>Geographic Traveler’</i>s director of photography, <b>Dan Westergren</b>, has the distinct pleasure (and sometimes pain) of choosing which photographs run in the magazine.<p>The award-winning photographers assigned to our stories come back from the field with such a rich variety of …

Brazil raises interest rate to 10% as it battles inflation

<b>Brazil's central bank has raised its benchmark interest rate to 10% from 9.5%, the sixth time in a row that it has put up borrowing costs.</b><p>The latest rise has taken the key rate to the highest level since March 2012.<p>The rises come as Brazil has been trying to rein in inflation. Consumer prices in …

How to avoid voodoo hiring

Hiring the right people is one of the most important parts of a CEO's job. Even if you and your co-founder are all-stars, your company will fail if …

How to Know If You're Working (and Living) With Purpose

Who doesn't want a deeper sense of purpose? Ask these four questions to discover your path to more meaningful work.<p><i>"If you deliberately plan on being less than you are capable of being, then I warn you that you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life." --Abraham Maslow</i><p>Living with purpose is one of …

Happiness

5 Common Hiring Mistakes (and Their Solutions)

Building a great team is essential, but these hiring missteps can derail you. Here's how to fix them.<p>Selecting the right people is the ultimate pay-me-now or pay-me-later leadership proposition. Do it effectively now and reap the benefits of a high performing team later. Do it fast and cheap now, …

Employment