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These 40 Powerful Life Lessons Can Immediately Change the Rest of Your Life

Truth resonates in your bones. Recognize it. Feel it. And do something about it.<p>Sometimes we get lost.<p>Other times we get distracted.<p>But most of all, we often get so consumed with the game of life--all of its pursuits, sensations, and experiences--that we forget the truths that lie at the core of …

Happiness

If you’re too busy for these 5 things, your life is more off-course than you think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the …

Self-improvement

The Average Net Worth For A 30 Year Old

<b>The short answer is:</b> roughly $7,000 for the average 30 year old in America. But for the ABOVE AVERAGE 30 year old, his or her net worth is closer to …

Curb how Facebook, Google and Amazon use your personal data in a quick privacy clean-up

It can seem that it’s a lot easier to complain about your lack of privacy online than to do something about it. But your alternative to griping isn’t a monastic, offline existence.<p>Here are four steps to understand who has your data, limit their use of it, and leave less “data exhaust” that can be …

Personal Data

Limit on 401(k) Savings? It’s About Paying for Tax Cuts

When the benefits adviser Ted Benna first thought up a new type of employee savings plan in 1980, the client he created it for rejected the idea as too risky. After all, no one had previously used the unremarkable section of the tax code called 401(k) to defer paying taxes on money that …

Retirement

House GOP concedes on property tax deduction

The House hasn't even released its tax reform bill yet, and Republican lawmakers are already making a big concession over one of their most controversial proposals.<p>Kevin Brady, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, has decided to only partially repeal the state and local tax deduction, …

The Most Efficient Warm-Ups, Period

15 Minutes to Better Workouts<p>15 Minutes Is All You Need<p>These days you see a lot of lifters and athletes spending the better part of their workouts …

Great Businesses Scale Their Learning, Not Just Their Operations

Ronald Coase nailed it back in 1937 when he identified scalable efficiency as the key driver of the growth of large institutions. It’s far easier and cheaper to coordinate the activities of a large number of people if they’re within one institution rather than spread out across many independent …

Who is pitching Collin County to Californians as the conservative utopia they're missing?

When Dallas-Fort Worth’s leaders make their pitch to California’s big companies, they tell them Texas is a great place to do business.<p>They say the …

Real Estate

Trump can't stop Comey with executive privilege

<b>(CNN) —</b> Former FBI Director James Comey is expected to testify next week before the Senate intelligence committee, but President Donald Trump may try to stop him by asserting executive privilege. It would not work. Trump cannot use executive privilege to keep Comey from testifying about discussions …

7 Cool Programming Tricks Inside Microsoft Notepad

No coding skills? No problem. Microsoft Notepad has you covered.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from …

Notepads

Free Essential eBooks for Web Designers & Web Developers

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — professional technical writing tool<p>There are thousands of books available for web designers and …

Avoid Qualcomm For Now

Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) currently finds itself in the unenviable position of being sued by the U.S. government and Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), with support …

Business Analyst | How to Learn New Techniques

With the vast amount of techniques out there, it’s possible to become a professional student and spend all your time learning about new techniques, …

Business Rules

Are We Missing the Mark on Diversity and Inclusion in Tech?: A Multi-Part Series Highlighting Black Experiences

Part 1: A White House Summit, the Pipeline Problem, and the Capitalization of Coding Bootcamps<p>On December 21, 2016 I joined over 100 technologists, …

Qualcomm: Make More FRANDs, And Fewer Enemies

In patent law, FRAND stands for Fair, Reasonable, and Non-Discriminatory, terms that are supposed to be offered for what are called standard …

Fair Trade

The Next Level: These Podcasts Will Supercharge Your Powers Of Productivity

The Next Level <i>is a new bi-weekly column that will rate, evaluate, and comment on the content that can help you improve your quality of life. Books, apps, podcasts,</i> <i>websites — we’ll detail the tools that will hep you achieve your goals — whether they pertain to time-management, fitness, productivity,</i> …

Time Management

Eugenics Past and Present Remembering Buck v. Bell

In April 1927, the Supreme Court, under Chief Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, heard testimony on <i>Buck v. Bell</i>. The appeal involved Carrie Buck, a young …

How Does a 401k Plan Work

How Does a 401k Plan Works<p>A 401k is a qualified retirement plan that allows eligible employees of a company to save and invest for their own …

How to Dissolve a Kidney Stone

My mother suffered with kidney stones. So much so that back in the 1950's when they did not know that much about the condition, the doctor remove one …

The life-changing magic of simplistic solutions to complex problems

TIDYING up is serious business. “Life truly begins only after you have put your house in order,” says Marie Kondo, whose bestseller “The …

A Universe of 10 Dimensions

When someone mentions “different dimensions,” we tend to think of things like parallel universes – alternate realities that exist parallel to our …

Is there room for whites in the fight for black equality?

Do white people get what it means to be African-American?<p>This question surfaced during the civil rights movement a half-century ago and it has raised its head again in protests over the police shooting of Laquan McDonald.<p>You might be surprised to know that a fair number of black people, …

Civil Rights

5 Strategy Questions Every Leader Should Make Time For

Have you ever noticed that when you ask someone in your company, “How are you?” they are more likely to answer “Busy!” than “Very well, thank you”? That is because the norm in most companies is that you are supposed to be very busy – or otherwise at least pretend to be – because otherwise you can’t …

The 100 Essential Books You Should Have Read in College

July 30th, 2009 by Staff Writers<p>For many, college is a place to explore great literature and some of the most important writing that has shaped the …

The Easiest Thing You Can Do to Be More Successful

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

No Contest Plea

A <i>no contest plea</i> is a plea used in criminal proceedings as an alternative to a <i>guilty</i> or <i>not guilty</i> plea, whereby the defendant neither disputes nor …