Kyle Shearer

9 Flips | 1 Magazine | 2 Likes | 1 Following | @kshearer87 | Keep up with Kyle Shearer on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kyle Shearer”

Elon Musk Uses This 6-Step Process to Make Decisions

'It's really helpful for figuring out the tricky things,' says the founder of SpaceX and Tesla.<p>Inventor and engineer Elon Musk has successfully started four billion-dollar companies: PayPal, Solar City, SpaceX, and Tesla.<p>To launch them -- and to answer any complex question -- he uses the same …

The Most Underrated Movies of 2017 (So Far)

While certain movies out there are shoe-ins for Oscar glory, others went sadly overlooked both critically and at the box office. So while we’ll …

Why a 20% home down payment may not be worth it

It's tough to feel financially prudent when buying a house these days.<p>That's why an increasing number of first-time buyers are saving a down payment of 20 per cent or more. In doing so, they avoid having to buy mortgage default insurance which, in the case of a house price of $487,095 (the national …

Liberals proving they’re more focused on taxing wealth than creating it

The Liberals had already upset the small-business community by promising higher payroll levies to expand the Canada Pension Plan and by reneging on …

Small Business

10 Simple Things You Need to Know About Finance if You Want to Be Rich

What we in finance understand is that risk equals reward. You cannot gain something without the willingness to give something up.<p><i>What are the ten most important things about personal finance that someone without a finance background must know? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and</i> …

Forget Alexa, Amazon's next big product is ... wine

World’s largest retailer moves from tech products to its own wine, to revive the ‘direct connection between wine-maker and customer’<p>Amazon’s continuing quest to make and sell everything in the world has led to it branching out into a new area: overseeing the production of a new range of wines.<p>Yes, …

How to Raise Kids That Can Outcompete Robots for Jobs

Robots and artificial intelligence are projected to upend the job market in the coming years and decades, which means the time to prepare is now.<p>For decades, workers have had to stay competitive with one another and with their counterparts in emerging markets worldwide. But very soon, many more of …

This Email From Elon Musk to Tesla Employees Is a Master Class in Emotional Intelligence

When the going gets tough, true leaders take action.<p>Tesla, the electric-automobile manufacturer led by famed CEO Elon Musk, has struggled mightily with safety over the past few years. California nonprofit Worksafe, a worker safety advocacy group, recently made headlines when it reported that the …

How would you invest a $10,000 windfall?

Say you are given $10,000, perhaps from someone's estate. You already have a decent, well-balanced retirement portfolio, so this money is really the frosting on the cake. How would you invest it?<p>Last September we published a range of opinions on this question. We contacted a different group this …