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32 Books That Will Make You a More Well-rounded Person

Do you aspire to be one of those people who knows at least a little bit about everything?<p>There's any easy way to do it: Read everything!<p>You can't …

Books

Your Next Getaway: Spain's Secret Oasis That Even Locals Don't Know About

The barren, rocky highway twists and turns like a cobra that’s downed a fifth of tequila. This is Nowheresville, Spain, a desert land of sand and …

European Travel

Koh-i-Noor: The History of the World’s Most Infamous Diamond – review

William Dalrymple and Anita Anand recount the story of treachery and bloodshed that surrounds the famous stone<p>Size, as we know, is not everything. You might only be the 90th largest, but you can still emerge with a sizable reputation. This is one of several lessons to be learned from the story of …

India

Here's Why Your Innovation Strategy Will Fail | Inc.com

,A decade ago, Apple looked unbeatable. It's launch of the iPhone completely revolutionized mobile phones and made good on Steve Jobs' vision of creating a hub of devices that connected people to technology. What's more, he did it with just a fraction of the research budget of other tech giants.<p>Yet …

Innovation

Let's Answer This Question Once and For All: Is It Cheaper to Rent or Buy a Home?

There's always been a lot of controversy about this question. Find the right answer for you.<p>Whether it's cheaper to buy or rent a home is one of the …

Real Estate

How artificial intelligence is revolutionizing healthcare

There’s currently a shortage of over seven million physicians, nurses and other health workers worldwide, and the gap is widening. Doctors are stretched thin — especially in underserved areas — to respond to the growing needs of the population.<p>Meanwhile, training physicians and health workers is …

Artificial Intelligence

How Lego clicked: the brand that reinvented itself

The revival of Lego has been hailed as the greatest turnaround in corporate history, ousting Ferrari as the world’s most powerful brand. Johnny Davis reports<p>From its founding in 1932 until 1998, Lego had never posted a loss. By 2003 it was in big trouble. Sales were down 30% year-on-year and it was …

Lego

How To Think About Investing In Housing

Is housing a bad investment like some economists allege? Everyone’s circumstances differ, so obviously I can’t offer a broad endorsement. For a variety of people, and for a variety of reasons, buying a house can be a bad investment decision. That said, I am probably more pro housing as an …

Housing

HEDGE FUND READING LIST: Hundreds of investors say these 10 finance books are must-reads

GuilhermeMesquita/Shutterstock SumZero, a social network for buyside investors, asked its members to share their favorite investment books in their user profiles.<p>The list is based on 1,120 responses, and ranked from least to most recommended. You can consider it a hedge fund reading list.<p>The books …

Investing

Basic Math to Get Rich By Investing in Stocks

It was a bumpy road, with a lot of pain. How many owners, who didn't understand GAAP or the nature of equity investing, sold after seeing their …

How To Become a Millionaire

If the headline of this article "How To Become a Millionaire" sounds like an infomercial, don't be deceived. It's not. The advice on how to become a …

How to Take Control of Your Money in 2018: A Month-by-Month Guide

The most ambitious, life-changing goals all have two things in common: They make you feel instantly weak at the knees, and at first glance, they …

Personal Finance

When Does It Make Sense to Contribute to a Roth 401(k)?

How to Make the Roth vs. Pre-Tax 401(k) Decision<p>Updated April 12, 2018<p>Saving for retirement is an important step to take on the path to true …

Retirement

The 79 books Barack Obama recommended during his Presidency

Throughout his time in the White Office, President Barack Obama has recommended hundreds of books.<p>For the last two years, for instance, Obama has …

10 Ways to Make Money in the Market in 2017

The year 2016 has been, for lack of better description, a strange one. It started with one of the worst Januarys in history and an oil price bust … …

Stock Markets

10 Books billionaire Warren Buffett wants every entrepreneur to read

Share36<p>Tweet<p>Share92<p>+12<p>Shares 130<p>Warren Buffett is a voracious reader, and the legendary investor isn’t shy about sharing his book recommendations. …

Investing

Stocks as a Gift for Your Kids Could Pay Dividends

Are you searching for a gift for a young person in your life that will last a lot longer than the paper it’s wrapped in? Here’s a possible solution: …

Walt Disney Company

The non-western books that every student should read

The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon<p>I teach it to my first years and return to the book through their degree. It is the perfect introduction to complex ideas: oppressive socio-economic political structures, forms of resistance and defiance, and the point at which violence becomes justifiable. …

Books

This Kylie Jenner Makeup Tutorial Will Completely Transform You

If you're one of the 31 million people who follows Kylie Jenner on Instagram, you know the girl has her hair and beauty game on lock. Her face is always contoured within an inch of her life and she never has a strand of hair out of place. If this soon-to-be 18-year-old can do it (or rather, if her …

Kylie Jenner

Revamp Your Approach to Your Finances with a Hunter Mentality

There’s a reason the Lannisters chose the lion as their sigil, and it’s not because they share the same hair color. Having a hunter mentality towards …

Personal Finance

The five best board games

Children are still keen on board games in this computer-dominated world. Here's our pick of the five best games, including chess and Scrabble<p><b>In a survey of a thousand children (aged 7 to 14) in June 2015, 82 per cent said they regularly played computer games. Encouragingly, though, 67 per cent of</b> …

Investing for Beginners: The Ultimate Guide - Financial Best Life

Shares 39<p>I know, I know. No one really wants to talk about investing. It's confusing. And confusing isn't sexy.<p>Do you know what is sexy, though?</i> …

Investing

4 Apps That Can Save You Serious Money (By Treating You Like a 10-Year-Old) | Inc.com

As most business owners know, saving up dollars and cents is much easier said than done. This is especially true for millennials, who save at the paltry rate of -1.9 percent on average, according to Mark Zandi, the chief economist at financial services company Moody's Analytics. Gathering up enough …

Personal Finance

What Is a Good Credit Score Range?

Ever wonder what is a good credit score, and why this little three-digit number is so crucial to your financial well-being? Can it really affect your …

8 Time-Tested Task Management Methods

Always on the search for a more efficient way to work, I have a penchant for exploring and writing about productivity methods. But it's sort of a …