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Personal Finance

7 books every MBA should read before they look for a job

I learned an incredible amount over those 12 weeks, not only about the job I was doing but about the many other areas of our business that are crucial to building a world class company.<p>And while I had fantastic resources and opportunities to learn about startups and hypergrowth companies during my …

Silicon Valley

100 books everyone should read Amazon Goodreads

To celebrate, start working your way through this list of 100 Books To Read in a Lifetime, as voted on and ranked by users of Goodreads, the largest book recommendation site on the web.<p>Amazon, which owns Goodreads, had its editors agonize over their own list, but the two turned out very …

Literature
Computer Science

7 Signs You Should Leave Your Job (Sooner Rather Than Later)

<i>This post is in partnership with The Muse. The article below was originally published on The Muse.</i><p>We all get content at times, especially at a job …

Employment

The Best Fonts to Use on Your Resume

Credit: lyeyee/Shutterstock<p>One of the most important design choices you can make on your resume is your font. The typeface you use can send a strong …

How cheap oil will affect the global economy

When the oil price halved last year, from $110 to $55 a barrel, the cause was obvious: Saudi Arabia's decision to increase its share of the global oil market by expanding production.<p>But what accounts for the further plunge in oil prices in the last few weeks - to lows last seen in the immediate …

Oil

A Simple Guide To Men's Wardrobe Maintenance

As winter (or summer for our northern friends) draws to a close, it’s a poignant time to think about wardrobe organisation.<p>While most of us spend …

Clothing

The summer reading lists at America's most prestigious private schools

It's a time to indulge in the texts that are most appealing, without scrutiny: an easy beach read, a guilty pleasure, or that book you've always meant to start.<p>But students at America's most prestigious private schools must still endure the rigors of homework during their summer vacations with a …

Books

What to Do If You Feel Stuck in the Wrong Career

If you’re midway through your career and feeling stuck, you are not alone. Maybe work doesn’t feel meaningful anymore, or your industry has drastically evolved, or your values and interests have changed. No matter what, your 40-something self is a very different person from the 20-something you …

Employment

How to Write a Great Business Plan

Few areas of business attract as much attention as new ventures, and few aspects of new-venture creation attract as much attention as the business plan. Countless books and articles in the popular press dissect the topic. A growing number of annual business-plan contests are springing up across the …

Small Business

3 important secrets HR won't tell you

Well, when it comes to our work environment, I've got the "The Marshall Warning: At work, anything you say or do (or anything you should have said, but didn't) may be held against you!"<p>Although I meant The Marshall Warning to be somewhat of a joke, unfortunately, it's also very true.<p>In fact, I've …

Leadership

Steve Jobs' 14 most inspiring quotes

With a life as storied as he had, it's no wonder that Steve Jobs is remembered not only for running an incredibly successful company, but for being tremendously outspoken.<p>He seemingly had an opinion on everything, and his thoughts often echoed his obsessive commitment to quality at Apple, whether …

Motivation

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>After lathering up a a whole lot, we crown the winning washes.<p>By Adam Hurly22 hours agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>The 84-year-old music legend has …

The strange ritual of France's national philosophy test

"Is a work of art always meaningful?"<p>"Is a person's conscience only the reflection of the society they live in?"<p>"Am I what my past has made of …

High School

What Happened When Linkin Park Asked Harvard for Help with Its Business Model

Photo by Mark Fiore<p>How do musicians make money today? Album sales are down 14%, single downloads are down 11%, and only the streaming services are up, 28%. Technology has forced music artists to completely rethink the way they approach their businesses. We’ve all had to adapt.<p>The most successful …

Innovation

Paul Krugman Goes for a Knockout Against Scrappy Austerians - Bloomberg Business

By Jeremy Kahn<br>Illustrations by Walter Newton<p>Since the financial crisis, Nobel Prize–winning economist and <i>New York Times</i> columnist Paul Krugman has …

Economics

There's a simple way you can tell whether a man is wearing a bad suit

It's getting harder and harder to tell whether a man's suit is any good. The arrival of modern cuts and quality fabrics at various "fast fashion" retailers, such as Zara and H&M, mean a suit can look great and fit nicely without being especially well constructed or costly.<p>But one thing is a dead …

Men's Fashion

11 Fascinating Books on Harvard Business School's Required Reading List

Looking for some great reads? Check out this list of intriguing books from Harvard Business School courses' online syllabi.

Higher Education

Is Business School Gutting the Economy?

When finance sucks talented young workers away from other industries, we all suffer, a new report shows. Business schools, despite broadening their …

Business School

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>The 84-year-old music legend has hung with everyone—and has a tale to go with every famous name.<p>By Chris Heath2 hours agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>…

McDonald's Has Started Serving Gourmet Burgers

McDonalds has long been rinsed all over the world for serving crap food that looks nothing like it is actually advertised (check out these pictures …

McDonalds Is Having A Burger Crisis

Two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, and onions on a sesame seed bun don't seem to have the customer appeal they once did.<p><b>McDonald's</b> has been struggling, and its burgers are holding back the once-dominant chain. Though the eatery has well-loved French fries, a recent …

McDonald's

Stop making fun of philosophy and read some philosophy

"The unexamined life is not worth living." This statement, widely attributed to Socrates, is often offered as a bland, feel-goody bit of wisdom. It's …

Declaration Of Independence