Monthly Archives : April 2016

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6 Surprising Ways To Improve Your Financial Success

When you think of your financial life, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Chances are it’s the amount in your 401(k) or investment accounts—as if the only way to measure your progress is whether the balance is greater…

April 27, 2016

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Gen Y’s Number One Most Basic Need In The Workplace

When asked what millennials need in the workplace, I struggle to answer concisely. Because it’s many things. It’s competency; it’s mentorship; it’s flexibility; it’s training; it’s clearly-outlined objectives; it’s independence. I didn’t realize that these desires had an overarching theme…

April 22, 2016

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How I Became a Millionaire: 4 Paths to $1 Million

Being a millionaire isn’t quite as unique as it used to be. In 2015, there were 10.1 millionAmerican households—that’s 8.3 percent of the total population—with a net worth of at least $1 million, compared to just 5.9 percent in the heart…

April 21, 2016

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The Five Worst Reasons To Stay In A Lousy Job

If you are wary of leaving a bad work situation in case the next one is even worse, you are not alone. The No. 1 sentiment I hear from unhappy working people is, “My job is bad, but I don’t want…

April 20, 2016

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Return Of The CEO:

What do Apple AAPL +0.78%, Starbucks SBUX +0.67%, Pandora , Tinder and Twitter TWTR +2.98% have in common? All of these companies got rid of their founders-turned-CEOs and replaced them with a new chief executive. Then they turned around and…

April 20, 2016

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Brand lessons from Batman and Superman’s rivalry

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice just hit the theaters—pitting thousands of DC Comics fans against each other. Sides will be taken, and the Internet may buzz for weeks. Box office sales will skyrocket. Why? Because Batman vs. Superman is…

April 4, 2016