Sara Sutachan

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These Are the 100 Best Bodyweight Moves, All in 1 Place!

Muscles, are you ready? Because this burn is about to get intense! Using your body as the machine, these 100 moves sculpt and tone your arms, upper back, abs, legs, and booty — we've got your entire body covered! Many of these moves also burn calories as they build muscle, so high five for the …

Workouts

Teach girls bravery, not perfection

We're raising our girls to be perfect, and we're raising our boys to be brave, says Reshma Saujani, the founder of Girls Who Code. Saujani has taken …

Why Women Don’t See Themselves as Entrepreneurs

For many Americans, starting their own business is the manifestation of the American dream: Take a risk, work hard, get rich. So why don’t more women do it?<p>Women, despite being about half the labor force, own 36 percent of companies in the United States. Those who do own companies are half as …

Entrepreneurship

Los Angeles for kids: 26 things to do that aren’t Disneyland - Curbed LA

<i>Editor's Note: This post was originally published in November 2016 and has been updated with the most recent information.</i><p>There are so many kid-friendly places to see in Los Angeles, where do you begin? As the second-largest urban region in the United States, LA offers families more activities and …

How Women Brokers Are Reinventing The Rules Of Leadership: Part 1 Of 2

Much ado has been made about the fact that the top leadership positions in real estate are held primarily by men. Could it be that women are deciding …

Real Estate

Forbes Welcome

House set to vote on law to dismantle Dodd-Frank

The House of Representatives is set to consider the Republican-led Financial CHOICE Act, H.R. 10, next Wednesday, which is the leading option to …

Redfin takes #1 spot in GeekWire 200, topping DocuSign for first time

There are great rivalries — Yankees and Red Sox, Duke and North Carolina, Amazon and Walmart, Uber and Lyft — and the Pacific Northwest tech scene …

Everything you need to know about Zillow Instant Offers

What happened in the real estate industry this week was preceded by a long drum roll, delivered to the beat of massive funding rounds for direct …

Re/Max Announces Co-CEO Arrangement Between Contos, Liniger

Re/Max co-founder Dave Liniger, who started the behemoth real estate franchisor with his wife, Gail, in 1971, is about to embrace another change in a …

10 Ways to Give Your Kid a 1970’s Kind of Summer

Summer’s basically here. The Pinterest pages, Facebook feeds, and family magazine features are loaded up with all the fun-filled activities you …

A Message To Inspire Women To Lead: Own Your Awesome

People often ask me: What's the best lesson you learned after almost two decades on the U.S. women's soccer team?<p>I'm fairly certain they want the secret formula to winning. Instead, I tell them, the best lesson I learned is actually a secret about life.<p>And that lesson came to me while watching my …

Thought Leadership

Zillow Launches 'Instant Offers' Pilot Program For Homesellers

Today, Zillow launched a pilot program in two cities — Las Vegas and Orlando, Florida — called “Zillow Instant Offers,” with the promise that a home …

Zillow

Google now knows when its users go to the store and buy stuff

SAN FRANCISCO — Google has begun using billions of credit-card transaction records to prove that its online ads are prompting people to make purchases – even when they happen offline in brick-and-mortar stores, the company said Tuesday.<p>The advance allows Google to determine how many sales have been …

Privacy

Owning Your Own Future

PALO ALTO, Calif. — Political analysts will long debate over where Brexit, Trump and Le Pen came from. Many say income gaps. I’d say … not quite. I’d say <i>income anxiety</i> and the stress over what it now takes to secure <i>and hold</i> a good job.<p>I believe the accelerations set loose by Silicon Valley in …

High School

You’re Too Busy. You Need a ‘Shultz Hour.’

When George Shultz was secretary of state in the 1980s, he liked to carve out one hour each week for quiet reflection. He sat down in his office with a pad of paper and pen, closed the door and told his secretary to interrupt him only if one of two people called:<p>“My wife or the president,” Shultz …

Ronald Reagan

At This Museum, Failures Are Welcome

A museum can be a showcase for just about anything, it seems. The Museum of Ice Cream will take you through a fantasy world of sprinkles and gooey chocolate topping. Visitors to the Museum of Sex in New York City meander through the artifacts of erotic life and history.<p>Do you want to unburden …

Google Glass

Elizabeth Warren on Big Banks and Their (Cozy Bedmate) Regulators

Wells Fargo’s board and management are scheduled to meet shareholders at the company’s annual meeting Tuesday in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. With the phony account-opening scandal still making headlines, and the company’s stock underperforming its peers, it’s a good bet the bank’s brass will have some …

Wells Fargo

What building permits tell us about San Diego's homebuilding

San Diego County had the biggest pivot away from the traditional house in Southern California last year.<p>The county's permits for single-family homes dropped by 23 percent in 2016, more than any other Southern California county. It also had the second-largest increase in multifamily construction …

Real Estate

L.A.'s reality: More people want to live here than there are homes being built

Along many Los Angeles thoroughfares, large apartment complexes are replacing parking lots, strip malls and warehouses, as builders provide new homes in a city grappling with a persistent housing shortage.<p>In downtown, dozens of mixed-use condo and apartment towers are rising in the largest …

Housing

Serena Williams crashed a tennis match and challenged these guys while on a late-night stroll

Two late night tennis players got the surprise of a lifetime on Sunday when a passerby watched their game and claimed “I got next.” That person happened to be Serena Williams.<p>Williams was out with her dog taking a stroll when she noticed the game and hatched a plan to surprise the pair. She waited …

Serena Williams

Reflecting on one very, very strange year at Uber

As most of you know, I left Uber in December and joined Stripe in January. I've gotten a lot of questions over the past couple of months about why I …

Sexual Harassment

I Hated Spinning. Then I Spun

A CONFESSION ABOUT spinning: I thought spinning was B.S.<p>Lately, this opinion made me something of a cultural outlier, I admit. (And also a bit of a jerk.) In New York City, where I live, and other hardscrabble towns throughout America, spinning has become not merely a fitness phenomenon but a bona …

Mount Everest

GOP Plan to Overhaul Tax Code Gets Held Up at the Border

WASHINGTON—Republicans see a once-in-a-generation opportunity to overhaul the U.S. tax code. Just weeks into Donald Trump’s presidency, they are getting a taste of why such attempts are always confounding—every action creates an equal and opposite reaction.<p>A linchpin of the House Republicans’ tax …

Republicans

GoldenKey raises $1.75M as it works to unbundle the real estate industry

GoldenKey, which was previously known as SoloPro, wants to change how real estate agents and their clients do business.<p>Typically, as a buyer or seller, you work with one agent, who then gets a 3 percent commission once you buy or sell your home. GoldenKey puts a different spin on this. Instead of a …

Obama’s Secret to Surviving the White House Years: Books

Not since Lincoln has there been a president as fundamentally shaped — in his life, convictions and outlook on the world — by reading and writing as Barack Obama.<p>Last Friday, seven days before his departure from the White House, Mr. Obama sat down in the Oval Office and talked about the …

Books

'I Have A Dream' Speech, In Its Entirety

Americans across the U.S. are celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy with a day of service. We reflect on his life and message by revisiting his celebrated <i>I Have a Dream</i> speech in its entirety.<p>Transcript<p>REBECCA ROBERTS, host:<p>This is TALK OF THE NATION. I'm Rebecca Roberts in Washington.<p>Today, …

The Optimism of Barack Obama

Barack Obama is leaving the White House with polls showing him to be one of the most popular presidents in recent decades. This makes sense. His achievements, not least pulling the nation back from the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, have been remarkable — all the more so because …

Barack Obama