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The new TV season has started. Here’s why Facebook and Google and Amazon (and you) care.

There’s a real small bundle of channels, and no one company owns the majority of that bundle.<p>The fall TV season kicks off in earnest this week, and looking at it from the vantage of Netflix bingeing and Instagram Stories and moving GIFs and Twitter feuds, the fanfare around the latest sitcom to hit …

Prison Stocks Plummet Following Justice Department Announcement

The widely-criticized, for-profit companies weren't saving the government money.<p>The U.S. Justice Department announced plans on Thursday to phase out …

25 of Drake’s Most Memorable Motivational Quotes

Drake is arguably one of the best artists in music today. What a lot of people don’t know about him is his extreme motivation to reach a certain …

7 Things You Have to Stop Believing to Live a Successful Life On Your Own Terms

Since the mind drives the body, it’s the way we think that ultimately makes the dreams we dream possible or impossible. Our reality is almost …

Mind

Easy Tips to Try Meditating

Maybe you’ve tried meditating before. You close your eyes, expecting enlightenment (or at least some instant stress relief ) but nothing happens. …

How to Unlock Your People's Performance Potential at Work | Inc.com

Wondering how to get the most out of your people? You are not alone. According to the pollsters at Gallup, more than 70% of American workers are not engaged at work. Worldwide, the number of disengaged workers balloons to 85%.<p>Lack of engagement in the workplace and failure to get the most from our …

Employee Engagement

6 Tips for Setting Goals You'll Actually Follow Through With | Inc.com

Entrepreneurs are goal-driven by nature, whether they're striving for the short-term goal of making a strong CFO hire or the long-term goal of selling a successful business. But how you set those goals and work toward achieving them can make a world of difference when it comes to seeing them …

Entrepreneurship

A New Way for Therapists to Get Inside Heads: Virtual Reality

SAN FRANCISCO — Dawn Jewell recently treated a patient haunted by a car crash. The patient had developed acute anxiety over the cross streets where the crash occurred, unable to drive a route that carried so many painful memories.<p>So Dr. Jewell, a psychologist in Colorado, treated the patient …

Virtual Reality

Are You Just Temporarily Exhausting Your Potential Or Stifling It Long Term?

Are you exhausting your potential with an upper limit problem? Have you ever thought, “I have more to give”? Do you know deeply that you are capable of giving greater contribution levels? Have you ever thought, “I want or need to show up differently”?<p>As talented, high-impact, high-achieving women, …

Self-help

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg drops controversial stock plan

<b>Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has abandoned plans to create a new class of company stock.</b><p>A group of investors had sued over the proposal, which would have allowed Mr Zuckerberg to retain voting control of Facebook but own a smaller share of the company's shares.<p>Mr Zuckerberg still plans …

Mark Zuckerberg

Wells Fargo hires new law firm to prepare CEO for Senate appearance

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC.N) has hired law firm Sidley Austin to take the lead in preparing Chief Executive Tim Sloan for his appearance before the U.S. Congress next month to answer questions about a year-long sales practices scandal, according to four sources with knowledge of …

Wells Fargo

Equifax faces first lawsuit from a credit union

6feff6ab-51bf-43dd-ad0e-f50016d9a467<p>Equifax faces first lawsuit from a credit …

Michael Cohen

The world's richest woman dies

Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, has died, her family said Thursday.<p>Bettencourt, who was 94, was the heiress of the French cosmetics company L'Oreal. She was the daughter of the company's founder, Eugene Schueller.<p>Both Forbes and the Bloomberg Billionaire Index considered Bettencourt …

Demographics

Hurricane Maria Live Updates: Structural Damage at Guajataca Dam Prompts Evacuations in Puerto Rico

A dam in northwestern Puerto Rico suffered structural damage on Friday, the governor said at a news conference, prompting evacuations of areas nearby in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.<p>“Close to 70,000 is the estimate of people that could be affected in the case of a collapse,” the governor, …

Caribbean

Ruling Finds Solar Panels From China Hurt U.S. Makers

Installing solar panels on your home could become more expensive, depending on how President Trump responds to a decision Friday by the U.S. International Trade Commission.<p>The ITC found that low-cost, imported solar panels from China and other countries have hurt two domestic manufacturers. They …

Solar Power

The Power Of Big Dreams | Inc.com

Before writing the first chapter of Harry Potter, J. K. Rowling planned for seven years at Hogwarts. As a result, Harry Potter is one of the most read books of all-time.<p>Before creating the first Stars Wars movie in the 1970's, George Lucas planned for at least six films and started at episode four, …

Time Management

When Employees Are Feeling Down, These 5 Strategies Can Turn Their Failures into Future Successes

Get your pom-poms out, because sometimes you have put the cheer in leader.<p>We all experience setbacks throughout our careers. After investing hours of your time and energy into a project, business, or client, it's disheartening to fail. You feel defeated. Your confidence level plummets. You start to …

Leadership

Setting financial goals at every stage

Creating a financial game plan can be difficult and requires an honest evaluation of your starting point. Each of us has different experiences that …

7 Mistakes These Successful People Will Never Make Again

No one ever made it to the top without encountering challenges or setbacks along the way. Fail enough times and you’ll eventually succeed.<p>These seven …

How Emotionally Intelligent People Give Negative Feedback | Inc.com

It's a moment you always dread. Someone--your employee, your partner, your child, or even a vendor--has failed to fulfill a commitment to you, or delivered a poor performance. Now you have to give that person negative feedback. Your goal is to avoid a repeat of whatever went wrong. Your fear is …

Emotional Intelligence

A 5-Step Process to Actually Accomplish Your Goals | Inc.com

John Lee Dumas is a productivity expert. He's the host of the EOFire podcast, and has successfully launched two action-oriented books on productivity; "The Freedom Journal," which helps you accomplish a single goal in 100 days, and "The Mastery Journal," which bills itself as a "step-by-step guide …

Goal Setting

9 Powerful Tony Robbins Quotes That Will Redefine Your Quest for Success

Check out the fire walker's words of wisdom to help you realize your potential, both in the office and throughout your life.<p>Motivational mogul Tony Robbins grew up understanding the difficulty of making ends meet, his family often unable to afford Thanksgiving feasts or Christmas presents. Yet, a …

8 of 10 Self-Made Millionaires Were Not 'A' Students. Instead They Share This Trait | Inc.com

Listen to most teachers -- and most parents -- and it's easy to assume that getting good grades in school is a requirement for professional success.<p>Um, nope.<p>Tom Corley, an accountant and financial planner, surveyed a number of high net-worth individuals. Many of them are self-made millionaires.<p>He …

Self-improvement

6 High-Performance Habits Only the Most Extraordinary People Share, Backed by Science | Inc.com

Why do some people succeed more quickly than others, and maintain that success over the course of decades? And out of that extremely small subset of people, why do some of them seem miserable, while others live happy lives?<p>Success and happiness: <i>That's</i> the combination we all hope to achieve. But the …

Self-improvement

The Chilling Story of Eddie Waitkus and His Encounter with an Obsessed Cubs Fan

<i>This story is the latest installment in the</i> Sports Illustrated True Crime <i>series, which explores the intersection of sports and crime through in-depth</i> …

Acquainted

Apple Just Unleashed Its Venmo Killer. Here's What You Need To Know

Paying friends just got easier<p>You now have even less of an excuse to delay paying back your friends.<p>Apple’s newly launched software update, iOS 11, …

3 Steps to Overcoming the Feeling of Failure | Inc.com

<i>What are some helpful strategies for coping with failure and setbacks in life? originally appeared on Quora -</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Phil Stutz, Psychiatrist and coauthor of The Tools and Coming Alive,</b> …

Self-help

7 Smart Yet Simple Ways to Handle Difficult People

This afternoon I took my son, Mac, to the community playground. As I was chatting with another parent, I looked over and saw Mac’s eyes welling up …

Teens