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Jeff Gundlach Takes A Subtle Swipe At Bill Ackman On CNBC

"I've learned from watching CNBC that announcing your shorts isn't the best idea because it sometimes invites competition," Gundlach, who runs DoubleLine Capital, said.<p>It's pretty clear that he's talking about Pershing Square Capital Management's founder Bill Ackman here.<p>Back in December, Ackman …

Markets

Is Bias Fixable?

“As a brown woman, your chances of being seen and heard in the world are next to nothing,” he said. “For your ideas to be seen, they need to be edgier.” He paused, as if to ruminate on this, before continuing. “But if you are edgy, you will be too scary to be heard.” This was the advice I got from …

How the Senate Votes On Amendments

80 Shares<p>The Senate voted on four amendments to the immigration reform bill today, starting the ball rolling on what is likely to be a series of …

A Guide to S.744: Understanding the 2013 Senate Immigration Bill

<b>What is the purpose of this guide?</b><p>This guide to provide policymakers, the media, and the public with an easy-to-understand guide to the main …

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All Articles<p>Kristin Macleod-Ball | June 7, 2018 | 0 Comments<p>Time and time again, immigrants seeking asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border are never given …

Career Advice for Aspiring Journalists

I recently received a note from a high school senior on the cusp of her graduation. She was starting college in the fall and hoped to become a political journalist: what advice could I share? My counsel, of course, comes with a built-in bias: I used to be a political journalist, but was laid off …

Three sure ways to boost your small business

Life can be tough as a smaller business. Access to some of the more awe-inspiring weaponry in the marketing arsenal is just tantalisingly out of reach, and it can seem as though larger competitors are always accelerating while you have to fight just to stay in place.<p>There are some digital marketing …

One Thing You Need To Become An Under 30 Aspiring CEO

If you’re like me and intensely interested in succeeding as an under 30 CEO of your time, then you most have been thinking strongly day in day out on …

14 Simple Ways to Get Considerably More Done

Don't think it's possible because you're already working in overdrive? Here's a new way to look at your to-do list.<p>In the spirit of the topic, let's get right to it:<p><b>1. Eliminate one ego commitment.</b><p>We all do things that have more to do with ego than results.<p>Maybe you serve on a committee because you …

Bill Gross & Jeff Gundlach Make Bold Calls Based On Monetary Policy

Bond Gurus Jeff Gundlach of DoubleLine, and Bill Gross of PIMCO have started to make market calls that don’t directly have to do with the direction of interest rates or which type of bonds provide the most value. Rather, they have both started to make market calls based on their understanding of …

7 Tips From Entrepreneurs On How To Have A Fearless Career

But fears at work can be particularly debilitating. <i>What if I fail? What if I'm not good enough? What if the ground opens up and swallows my cubicle whole?</i><p>Letting fear get the best of you at your job can keep you from getting the recognition that you deserve—whether it hinders you from nabbing a …

Entrepreneurship

Leadership Lesson: The Difference Between Google and Apple

Google and Apple are both highly esteemed brands. Both companies share many common traits which have contributed to their success, but there is one very big difference between the two – Google plays offense while Apple has recently settled for playing defense. Apple is struggling to maintain its …

Why Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Can’t Be Stripped of His Citizenship

If the Boston Marathon bombing had taken place 70 to 90 years ago, alleged bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev would have been stripped of his American …

How To Make Your Blog Get Real Attention

Free, user-friendly blogging software has turned the Web into a virtual soapbox. But for everyone from lone individuals to small business owners to chief executives, writing a successful blog is about getting the word out there and actually being seen by people--and that means serving readers, not …

Working On Your Terms

According to professional job service FlexJob's vast database of flexible job listings, the following careers offer the most freelance job openings. They also feature stimulating projects and solid paychecks, according to salary data provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and …

Hearst Magazines

As A First-Year Student, Should I Just Focus On School?

Four years seems like long time, but trust me, it will be over in an instant.<p>Adulthood, on the other hand, lasts a very long time.<p>College is a very special time. Some of the best memories and friendships of your life will be formed in school. You’ll have fond memories of those things for the rest …

5 Ways Small Businesses Can Find and Retain Top Talent

Being a startup company, you need people who are not only efficient in their work but also stay with you for the long haul. They should help foster …

Stop Managing Your Career and Start a Company

First, a full confession. I have not read Sheryl Sandberg’s “Lean In.” I do have her book on my Kobo e-reader. I will read it this weekend. My fellow …

Start-ups: 80% of Your Growth Depends on This

At Inc.'s GrowCo conference, serial entrepreneur Les McKeown talks about the tensions that can propel -- or derail -- a company's growth.<p>Most businesses fail within a few years of starting up. Often, it's because they haven’t successfully identified a market or crafted a good enough plan to capture …

Why So Many People Resist Networking and Miss Out

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every year, more evidence comes out on the success people have using networking to grow and promote their businesses. But I still see so many people who, for one reason or another, continue to resist networking. I began to wonder why so …

Networking

5 Pieces of Advice for Entrepreneurial MBAs

For entrepreneurs, business school presents a unique set of choices and opportunities that can drastically alter a founder’s chance of success — for …

4 Last-Minute Tax Tips For Small Business Owners

For small-business owners in the U.S., April brings with it a certain degree of extra anxiety and stress. The shifting tax landscape — from deductions to ever-changing rules — is seldom at rest and the chances to miss opportunities are many.<p>Zogby Analytics recently polled 400 U.S.-based accountants …

How To Give Potential Customers What They Want While Still Being True To Yourself

In the age of measurement, marketers are able to customize their marketing to what makes people click. However, solely following the clicks can lead to photos like…well, the one in this article. What can we as marketers do to create the most profit while also having the largest positive impact?<p>Tim …

Tell Me Who You Are, Not What You Are Not.

Lately, I’ve been working with companies that have stories to tell, narratives to spin. In some ways, these are epic tales. Companies have obstacles, trials, tribulations, competitors and quandaries. They talk about the character of the organization, about virtues and attributes.<p>But I began to …

Hearst Magazines

The Key to Choosing the Right Career

Choosing a career path (or changing one) is, for most of us, a confusing and anxiety-riddled experience. Many will tell you to “follow your passion” or “do what you love,” but as Cal Newport argues in <i>So Good They Can’t Ignore You</i>, this is not very useful advice. When I graduated from college, I …

10 Things To Do Every Workday

I’ve always been focused on performance. I’m a list person. I love the feeling of crossing things off. It makes me feel productive. Plus, consistent …