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The Business-School Deficit

Students don't always come out of management programs as entrepreneurs, but that's not necessarily a bad thing.<p>The notion that business school can be a launching pad for budding entrepreneurs becomes catchier with every dinky startup that becomes a multibillion-dollar business. So catchy, in fact, …

New Rules Change The Way Non-Profit Hospitals Handle Low-Income Patients’ Debts

While some hospitals work to assist patients in paying their unexpected and often expensive medical bills, other institutions have been known to …

Breaking Down the Freelance Economy

The American workforce is now 34% freelancer, according to a new study commissioned by the Freelancers Union and the recently-merged Elance-oDesk. Well, sort of: 14.3 million of the 53 million freelancers counted in the survey are “moonlighters” (people with full-time jobs doing independent work in …

'Kundo: Age of the Rampant' follows band fighting for the weak

Part political treatise, part spaghetti western, with kicky audio-visual touches that evoke a Sergio Leone-Quentin Tarantino mashup, "Kundo: Age of the Rampant" is an often entertaining if overlong look at the last days of Korea's Joseon Dynasty.<p>Set in the mid-19th century, a brutal era when the …

Audio-visual

Awesome Asian Bad Guys in Seattle!

<i>Two free screenings, August 23 and 24.</i><p>This is for all my people in Seattle... The Awesome Asian Bad Guys are coming to get you. National Film …

This Graphic Compares 25 of the Most Popular Rewards Credit Cards

Charging your essential purchases to rewards credit cards (and paying off the balance each month) is like earning free money. Which one is best for …

Credit Cards

'Traditional Marketing Is Broken,' Declares Richard Edelman — The Content Strategist

‘Traditional Marketing Is Broken,’ Declares Richard Edelman<p><b>In Chicago last Thursday, the head of the world’s largest PR firm declared that the</b> …

The Most Inexpensive, Versatile, and Crazy Tasty Steak You Could Ever Imagine

Skirt steak is inexpensive, versatile, and crazy tasty. It also cooks in a flash, which means it's tailor-made for grilling—and for leftovers<p><b>What's inexpensive, versatile, and crazy tasty? Skirt steak.</b> It also cooks in a flash, which make it tailor-made for grilling. One downside: it can be dry if …

Cooking

Holy Crap, Vancouver's Meat & Bread is Opening a Seattle Location

In massive restaurant news, it looks like <b>Meat & Bread</b>, the insanely popular Vancouver-based sandwich shop, is opening a Seattle outpost. <i>CHS</i> broke the story, reporting that founders <b>Cord Jarvie</b> and <b>Frankie Harrington</b> are launching their first U.S. location in Capitol Hill's <b>Central Agency</b>. <b>John</b> …

Hot Oat & Quinoa Cereal

4 Servings<p>If you think quinoa is only good for savory salads and pilafs, you're missing out. Pair it with steel-cut oats to amplify its hearty flavor. A little maple syrup brings out its sweet side.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup dried fruit (such as barberries, cranberries, or goji berries)<p>½ cup steel-cut …

Breakfast

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Eggs

Your Advance Directive and Appointment of Health Care Agent – An Important Part Of Your Estate Plan

An Advance Directive and Appointment of Healthcare Agent, or the Advance Directive for short, informs your health care providers as to your wishes …

Health Care

Yelp Sues Law Firm Over Allegedly Bogus Reviews

The folks at Yelp have decided to get tough with what they believe are businesses that post fake reviews on the site in order to appeal to customers …

Shake On It: New App Puts Legally Binding Documents At Your Fingertips

You’re at a networking event in San Francisco’s Mission District—or Manhattan’s Flatiron, it’s all the same—and you’re approached by a tall dark stranger. As he begins to tell you about his brilliant new startup, guaranteed to disrupt this global market or that one, he whips out his iPhone. “You …

Tomorrow’s Lawyers | Law Practice Division

My original motivationin writing my latest book, <i>Tomorrow’s Lawyers: An Introduction to Your Future</i>, was to provide young and aspiring lawyers with …

Taking The Battle Against Patent Trolls To The Public

Patent trolls — a term known more among geeks than the general public — are about to be the target of a national ad campaign. Beginning Friday, a group of retail trade organizations is launching a radio and print campaign in 17 states.<p>They want to raise awareness of a problem they say is draining …

What To Do If You Receive a 1099-K Notice From the IRS

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Form 1099-K is an information return issued to merchants who have more than 20,000 transactions totaling more than $200,000 in a year via credit or debit cards or electronic payments such as PayPal.<p>The bank or other financial institution …

Top Ten Policies Every Employee Handbook Should Have

An Employee Handbook is a critical communication tool that sets forth corporate goals, policies and objectives as well as the expectations demanded …

The Workplace

Keep Guacamole from Browning with a Little Water

There's nothing like fresh guacamole, but even after a short period it'll turn brown, at least on top. Lemon or lime juice will hold it off for a …

Flavors

This Mass to Volume Cheat Sheet Makes Measuring Ingredients Easy

If you do any cooking or baking, sometimes you'll need to know how many cups of flour are in a pound, or how many sticks of butter will get you a …

Cooking

More Options This Fall For Some Small-Business Workers

Workers at small companies are generally starved for choice when it comes to health insurance.<p>If their employers offer health coverage at all — and only about a third of companies with fewer than 50 workers do — chances are there will be just one plan on the menu.<p>When the online health insurance …

Forget Carried Interests---Private Equity Firms Face Union Pension Liabilities

Is private equity a business? Most people—including Mitt Romney—would say yes. Still, what is a “trade or business” can impact tax deductions. For pension liability, the line between business and investment can mean big liabilities or a free ride.<p>If a private equity fund buys a company that …

Delaware LLC Act Amended to Confirm Fiduciary Duties Exist Absent Express Agreement to the Contrary

August 19, 2013<p>Embed<p>Effective August 1, 2013, Section 18-1104 of the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act (the Act) was amended to confirm that, …

Privacy

Careful Estate Planning Required When Transferring S Corporation Shares to Trusts

August 19, 2013<p>Embed<p>S corporation shareholders must be careful not to inadvertently terminate their closely held company’s S election when engaging …

Privacy

Foreign Bank Accounts, IRS, FinCEN & Catch-22

Taxpayers with foreign accounts aggregating more than $10,000 at any time during 2012 must file Treasury Form TDF 90-22.1, also known as an FBAR. FBARs must be filed electronically now. You can ask the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) for an exemption, but apparently your lawyer or …

Synology DiskStation & iPad: Perfect Combination for Lawyers

Say you are a solo and want to adopt an iPad and the cloud into your practice. Lawyerist is a great source for articles on using the iPad with …

Wi-Fi