frank ng

13 Added | 7 Magazines | @nexlap | Keep up with frank ng 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 “frank ng”

The 20 Highest-Paying Jobs You Can Do From Home

U.S. businesses will spend half a billion dollars hiring remote freelance workers in 2014.<p>"The growth is a clear indicator of a transition of work online," says Fabio Rosati, CEO of Elance-oDesk.<p>The company's platform — which serves as a broker between companies that need skills and freelancers …

Employment

14 Signs It's Time To Leave Your Job

Are you constantly stressed about work? Do you feel as though you don’t fit in at the office? Have you experienced verbal abuse on the job? If so, you might be ready to move on. In fact, according to the experts, these are just a few of the 14 signs that it’s time to leave your job.<p>“For some, when …

16 things you should do at the end of every work day: http://bit.ly/1dJ8UZu

How To Save On Cable, Internet & Phone Providers When You Move

Calling to get cable, the phone line, and an internet connection all moved over to a new address is a necessary pain when setting up a new home. But …

Blockchain

4 Tricks For Remembering Anybody’s Name

We’ve all been there–that panicky moment at a conference or meeting where you go to say someone’s name and realize there’s nothing there but a big fat blank. Here’s how to put names to faces and build better relationships.<p>“When you fail to remember someone’s name,” Darlene Price tells <i>Forbes</i>, “it …

"Smiling is one way to reduce the distress caused by an upsetting situation. Psychologists call this the facial feedback hypothesis. Even forcing a smile when we don't feel like it is enough to lift our mood slightly (this is one example of embodied cognition)." 10 simple, science-backed ways to be happier today: http://f-st.co/KJurtww

How Much Would A Big Mac Cost If McDonald's Workers Were Paid $15 Per Hour? (Updated, Corrected)

<i>Update: Questions have been raised about the study at the center of this post, and the post has been changed accordingly.</i><p>The plight of McDonald’s minimum-wage workers made headlines earlier this month when the burger chain published a much-maligned sample monthly budget, purportedly aimed at …

8 Easy Steps To Declutter Your Day

<b>3. Plan Ahead</b><br>Once you prioritize, it will be easier to plan ahead. Planning ahead isn't just for big projects at work or at home. It can be as basic as selecting what to wear the night before or packing lunch at night instead of when you are running late in the morning. You may be surprised by how …

Productivity

Candidates Don't Look For Jobs In The Right Place

When the job market is tough, employers have an easier time filling vacancies.<p>This is why hiring managers will stop reading resumes and posting job ads, and focus on promoting from within, writes Richard N. Bolles in his new book "What Color Is Your Parachute? 2014 Edition: A Practical Manual for …

Employment

Why McDonald's Doesn't Serve Breakfast All Day

After years of public outcry, the brand has started offering some items after midnight. CEO Don Thompson also said that the fast food giant was flirting with the idea of all-day breakfast.<p>We reached out to an expert, Scott Hume at BurgerBusiness.com, to find out why McDonald's hasn't fully …

Breakfast

Business news and markets: as it happened August 6, 2013

The International Monetary Fund has warned Germany against pursuing austerity with too much zeal, warning that it must be ready to miss its deficit reduction target if the economy needs extra stimulus.<p><i>Latest</i><p><b>17.21</b> That's where we leave our live coverage today. We'll be back tomorrow morning when new …

Economics

How To Make Money Without A Job

Before joining the staff of Forbes in July of 2011, I was happily self-employed for 23 years. For much of this time my husband and I ran two mostly unrelated home-based businesses. He worked in his office in the front of the house, while I was in mine across the hall. Our office doors were usually …