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Lessons From The Brain-Damaged Investor

Unusual Study Explores Links Between Emotion and Results; 'Neuroeconomics' on Wall Street<p>People with certain kinds of brain damage may make better investment decisions. That is the conclusion of a new study offering some compelling evidence that mixing emotion with investing can lead to bad …

Wall Street

Paul Ford: What Is Code? | Bloomberg

Remember Netscape, the first huge commercial Web browser? In 1995, as Java was blooming, Netscape was resolving a problem. It displayed Web pages …

JavaScript

Foundations of Business Strategy

Tableau Training & Tutorials

Tableau Desktop<p>Do you have data and Tableau Desktop? These training videos are for you! Learn how to connect, explore, analyze, present, and share …

Developing Data Products

Nanodegree Programs

Intersect 2018 Conference: Early Bird tickets now available! Amazing speakers, world-class hiring partners, and more!<p>Get Job Ready<p>Master in-demand …

Online Education

Learn Computer Science - Intro to Computer Science

Intersect 2018 Conference: Early Bird tickets now available! Amazing speakers, world-class hiring partners, and more!<p>Free Course<p>Intro to Computer …

Critical thinking web

We have over 100 online tutorials on different aspects of thinking skills. They are organized into modules listed below and in the menu above. Our …

WILFRED OWEN - DULCE ET DECORUM EST, Text of poem and notes

THE WAR POETRY WEBSITE<p>Best known poem of the First World War<br>(with notes)<p><b>DULCE ET DECORUM EST(1)</b><p>Bent double, like old beggars under sacks,<br>Knock-kneed, …

Automate the Boring Stuff with Python

Practical programming for total beginners. Written by Al Sweigart.<p>Free to read under a Creative Commons license.<p>Learn to Code<p>If you've ever spent …

Shareholder Letters

<b>B</b><b>ERKSHIRE</b> <b>H</b><b>ATHAWAY</b> <b>INC.</b><p><b>SHAREHOLDER</b> <b>LETTERS</b><p>Many of the letters below are presented in PDF format. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat® Reader® software on …

Adobe Acrobat

5 Questions You Should Ask Before Accepting a Startup Job Offer | Inc.com

Technology start-ups today offer exciting career opportunities. Below is a guide to help you navigate the all-important equity package in your start-up job offer.<p><b>Start-ups vs. Corporations</b><br>Let us consider a firm a venture-backed start-up that sits somewhere between securing seed financing and …

Finance Training Courses

Doing the math 'predicts' which movies will be box office hits

(Phys.org) —Researchers have devised a mathematical model which can be used to predict whether films will become blockbusters or flops at the box …

21 Tips to Become the Most Productive Person You Know

I wanted to help you create explosive productivity so you get big things done (and make your life matter).<p>Here are 21 tips to get you to your best …

Kickstarter

The core question behind the professor’s research was whether a creator delivered rewards as promised — not whether the creative work was actually …

Are you ready to tackle the fizzbuzz Java test? - 021

Java

Audience measurement

<b>Audience measurement</b> measures how many people are in an audience, usually in relation to radio <b>listenership</b> and television <b>viewership</b>, but also in …

10 Best Answers to Questions About Using Psychedelics

Rick Doblin—founder and executive director of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS), appeared on Reddit’s AMA feature (Ask …

Where the Minimum Wage Would Be If It Kept Pace With the Earnings of the 1%

If the minimum wage had grown at the same rate as the earnings of the top one percent of Americans the federal wage floor would be more than triple …

Legitimate Problem: The City Of Oslo Is Running Out Of Garbage

Oslo burns garbage for energy--but, against all odds, they're running out of it. What will they do?<p>Here in the States, garbage--and where to put it--is a major problem. But in many countries, especially in northern Europe, it's a precious commodity. Oslo, the capital of and most populous city in …

How Worker-Owned Companies Work

(Photo: Paul Gibson / Flickr)Economist Richard Wolff is a proponent of democracy at work: an alternative capitalism that thrives on workers directing …

World’s 100 richest earned enough in 2012 to end global poverty 4 times over

The world's 100 richest people earned a stunning total of $240 billion in 2012 – enough money to end extreme poverty worldwide four times over, Oxfam …

How Big Corporations Are Unpatriotic

Many giant profitable U.S. corporations are increasingly abandoning America while draining it at the same time.<p>General Electric, for example, has …

America Split in Two: Five Ugly Extremes of Inequality

<b>PAUL BUCHHEIT FOR BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT</b><p>The first step is to learn the facts, and then to get angry and to ask ourselves, as progressives and caring …