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Is The Unpaid Internship Dead?

Headlines this week about a federal judge’s ruling in an unpaid internship case are shining a light on the murky, confusing world of internships and making it clear that in most cases the law requires private employers to pay a minimum wage, even if the interns have voluntarily signed on to work …

The Most Successful Entrepreneurs Fail--Frequently. Are You Making Enough Mistakes?

We have argued throughout that the best way to deal with uncertainty is to act.<p>More specifically you should:<p>Take a small step toward your goal.<p>Learn from that action and<p>Build off that learning and act again.<p>You go through this Act. Learn. Build. Repeat model until you succeed; know you are you not …

The Best- And Worst-Performing Biotech Stocks June 7 To June 14

These are the best and worst-performing medical and biotech stocks from June 7 to June 14, 2013. This screen includes biotechnology and medical companies traded on the New York Stock Exchange, the Nasdaq or the American Stock Exchange that had market capitalizations of more than $300 million as of …

Smart Leaders Engage Tomorrow's Workforce

I’m off to Chicago for #SHRM13 and am very excited to see everyone and for all the events. The topic most pressing on my mind today is the battle for young, emerging talent and how fierce the competition is these days in certain sectors. Companies that win it are the ones that will succeed in the …

The 'End Of Innovation' Crowd Doesn't Get IT

Recently, a fierce debate has taken place among prominent economists, with important implications for businesses everywhere. Should they prepare for a future characterized by little innovation or for a future dominated by accelerated innovation?<p>In one camp are economists such as Robert Gordon and …

Energy Secretary Moniz Signals LNG Exports Will Soon Get Moving

U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz made his first official visit to Capitol Hill to, in part, reassure an improving manufacturing sector that domestic natural gas production would grow and that it would have access to affordable fuel. With that, he said that his agency would decide on more gas …

What Really Makes Companies Succeed In The Long Run?

Some believe companies are great because of leadership. Others fervently think it’s agile collaboration and innovation. Still others say luck or serendipity play a larger role in this increasingly random, complex and connected world. Yet, perhaps it’s simply a matter of following three rules, …

No Profit In Pot Start-Ups, Says Expert

Wall Street is promoting venture investment in marijuana-related start-ups.<p>But Mark A. R. Kleiman, Professor of Public Policy at UCLA whose BOTEC is consulting to Washington State on implementing its marijuana law, says that when it comes to pot, it’s risky to invest in companies that produce it …

The One Belief That Keeps You Locked In Career Inertia

Part of the series <i>Breaking Through Career Inertia</i><p>When I was training as a therapist, I learned that what we believe and think – the lens through which we see the world — shapes everything that happens to us, and more importantly, influences how we <i>perceive</i> and experience what occurs. You can see …

SuperGrid: A Discussion With Energy Expert Roy Morrison

Roy Morrison is a writer and energy consultant with over 30 years experience. He is Director of the Office for Sustainability at Southern New Hampshire University, focused upon energy renewables and efficiency. He was the author of the first law in the nation (the US) for municipal aggregation for …

Lessons From My Father: Thinking Like An Entrepreneur In Everyday Life

My dream was always to become a lawyer. I used to believe that law was the most direct way to impact the world around me. I thought entrepreneurs were only concerned with small issues, while lawyers worked on solving the big problems in the world.<p>It didn’t take too long for me to realize that I had …

A theory of everything ... has physics gone too far?

<b>Jim Baggott, author of Farewell to Reality: How Fairytale Physics Betrays the Search for Scientific Truth</b><p>The discovery of the Higgs boson was a …

Why would-be marijuana moguls have their work cut out for them

When you think economic opportunity, do you think of a heavily regulated, highly-competitive consumer goods sector where prices are set to drop? No? Maybe we should dial back the excitement around the potential of the US marijuana industry.<p>With the legalization of recreational marijuana in the …

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