Quora

The History of US Military Strength

In conventional terms, we are not at our strongest military strength relative to other countries or to ourselves historically.

War

Which President Had the Best First 100 Days?

Beyond a doubt, Franklin Delano Roosevelt made the most change in his first one hundred days in office.

History

Quora Question: Do H1-B Visa Workers Steal U.S. Jobs?

There is no fixed number of jobs, so there can be no technical "stealing."

Employment

2 Highly Unconventional Tips to Help You Save Money and Invest More Wisely

Don't buy a house and don't send your kids to college.<p><i>What are the most useful money investment and saving tricks? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by James Altucher, Author,</b> …

Money

How to Put Off Procrastination

Whether procrastination is good or bad can depend on your own - and others' - perspectives and goals.<p><i>What should you do if you are about to procrastinate? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the</b> …

Procrastination

Should Google acquire Slack?

I think it’s worth them trying.<p>Google is making a huge push all across business solutions now, a big one finally.<br>• Google has $100b+ on its balance …

Google

10 Ways to Be a Better Friend

<i>Answer by Milena Rangelov on Quora.</i><p>Here are a few ideas:<p><b>1. Maintain your existing friendships.</b><p>There are many options nowadays: coffees, movies, …

Happiness

In High-Frequency Trading, Are Strategies Purely Mathematical or Do They Rely on Technology?

In HFT, are strategies (e.g. optimal execution, market making) purely mathematical or do they mainly rely on the technology (e.g. speed, collocation)? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora: <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> …

Trading

7 Content Promotion Communities That Every Marketer Needs To Use

Recommended for You<p>With the vast number of blog articles that are published every day, getting your content to stand out online can be tricky. …

Content Marketing

Should I Have a Second Child?

What advice do you have for parents who are thinking of having a second child? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora <i>-</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Anne K. Halsall, CPO & co-founder of Winnie, on Quora:<p>There are plenty of …

Parenting

Facebook is Developing a Voice First Interface Where You Won't Even Have to Speak

What voice technology is Facebook's 'Building 8' working on? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora: <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Brian Roemmele, Founder and Editor at Read Multiplex, on Quora:<p><b>Think Of A Word. You have</b> …

The Brain

What Is It Like to Work Out at Orangetheory Fitness?

What kind of results do you get from Orangetheory if you go 3-4 days a week? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora <i>-</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Richard Gobea, Accounting Manager at Quora, on Quora:<p>I’ve been a member of …

Exercise

The power of combining frugal savings and compound interest, in one chart

This post from Bernie Klinder, EMBA, entrepreneur, investor, and consultant, originally appeared on Quora as an answer to the question, "Why are some wealthy people so frugal?"<p>One of things you learn quickly when managing your wealth is how difficult it is to get a decent return on your money …

Money

8 mistakes I made as a manager and how you can avoid them

Winning business is so distractingly sexy that we keep making the same mistake over and over: we prioritize business development over fostering good …

Work-life Balance

How We Grew Our Organic Traffic by 43% Without Publishing a Single New Blog Post

Learn how this company developed a successful content promotion strategy without spending more money or hiring more team members.

Content Marketing

How This Millennial Left His 9-To-5 Job And Became One Of The Internet's Most Popular Writers

It’s the dream all millennials aspire to: to do what they love, from a laptop, anywhere in the world.<p>Making that dream come true, however, is no easy feat. The recipe for success in this domain calls for one part talent, one part marketing finesse and one part discipline. And in a distracted world …

Success

10 Keys to Getting a Job at a Major Technology Company

Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and other big tech companies attract the best of the best candidates. Don't even bother applying unless you can say you have "been there, done that" to every requirement.<p><i>How do I get job at Google or Microsoft? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share</i> …

Business

If Everyone I Talk to Dislikes My Startup Idea, Are They Wrong... or Am I?

On your journey as an entrepreneur, this is your first hurdle - one of many. Don't let doubt kill your dream.<p><i>If most people you talk to think your startup idea is bad, how do you know whether they are right or wrong? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Your Business Growth Will Stall if Your Culture Doesn't Support Diversity and Inclusion

If you can't attract and retain the best possible talent, one of your competitors inevitably will.<p><i>What are some of the ways company objectives may be at odds with diversity/inclusion objectives? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from</i> …

Diversity

Why Other Companies Won't Learn from Uber's Sexual Harassment Controversy

Companies aren't built well to handle moral situations. Companies are built to make money.<p><i>What can HR managers learn from the Susan Fowler controversy at Uber? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the</i> …

Self-improvement

Quora’s CEO Says Regulators Could Clamp Down on Facebook, Twitter

Fortune 500

15 Ways to Scale Your Business and Make More Money

Taking your business to the next level is a step-by-step process.<p>There are two things that every entrepreneur wishes for: more time and more money. We yearn for more time because balancing any semblance of a career with the demands of a family life, friends and other interests, becomes overwhelming.<p>…

Marketing

There's No Turning Back On Brexit, And Our Loss Is Profound

<i>What are your feelings about Brexit now that Article 50 has been triggered and there is no turning back? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Mark Cross, Pro-European Brit:</b><p>I feel …

Brexit

Should Teachers Be Allowed to Carry Guns?

In the wake of a new law, some school districts have specifically allowed teachers to carry firearms.

Guns

There's a Link Between Teenagers and Revolution

We found that the most significant factor in whether or not a revolution would occur was the number of individuals aged 13–19 relative to the number …

War

Quora Question: Will the Senate Scrap the Filibuster for Legislation?

Increased use of the minority party tool makes it more likely that the majority will one day decide to eliminate it entirely.

U.S. Congress

Q&A app Quora valued around $1.8 billion in $85 million fundraise

Quora just became the unicorn of subjective human knowledge. After eight years carefully cultivating an intelligent question and answer community, it’s just raised an $85 million Series D round co-led by Collaborative Fund and Y Combinator’s Continuity Fund. Quora tells me it’s “roughly doubled its …

Startups

Turns out there's a lot of money in reliable answers to the internet's questions

How much is credible, factual, internet-based information worth?<p>A lot, evidently.<p>Question-and-answer website Quora has raised a fresh round of $85 million dollars in its quest to become the go-to resource for people with questions — and people with answers.<p>The round values the company at roughly …

Startups

Quora Valued At Around $1.8B

<b>Today’s Stories</b><p>Q&A app Quora valued around $1.8 billion in $85 million fundraise<br>• Elon Musk’s Neuralink wants to turn cloud-based AI into an extension of our brains<br>• Duolingo launches paid subscriptions as it experiments with new ways to monetize its service<br>• Snap acquires the crucial geofilter patent …

Startups

5 Rules of Successful Startup Funding

The main thing to remember is that you need to be prepared and organized when you approach an investor.<p><i>How do you get VC or angel funding for a start-up idea? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>…

Startups