Sports stars are generating hundreds of millions of dollars of media value for their endorsement partners. No one does it better than global soccer icon Cristiano Ronaldo.
Chuck Klosterman's new book sets up an argument between Neil deGrasse Tyson and Thomas Kuhn over whether physics has seen revolutionary change, or will in the future.
Switzerland emerges as a top European hub contender
A good professional development or business book is an investment that gives long-term benefits. Here are five recently released advice books that make excellent gifts for that new graduate embarking on a first career or for yourself as an additions to your own coaching library.
When you’re mindful, you’re fully aware of what is happening right here, right now. That’s when you’re able to perform at your peak.
U.S. crude oil production fell 150,000 barrels per day in May and the global over-supply of liquids was680,000 barrels per day. The EIA Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) posted on June 7 showed that U.S. oil production declined by the greatest monthly amount so far since the peak in April 2015 (Figure [...]
In some markets, the real estate market is super competitive. One way to make your offer more attractive could be to waive your mortgage contingency, but should you?
References to China’s long-standing policy of currency manipulation tend, these days, to be met with disparagement. 'Yes,' it is conceded, 'that used to be routine, but it is no longer happening, and is therefore not important.' Rarely, is it ever explained why China stopped manipulating its currency, or indeed what [...]
It doesn't matter what you're studying in college: having tech skills can benefit you. Here are nine techie courses you should take advantage of.
Jo Eisenhart is the senior vice president of Human Resources, Facilities and Philanthropy at Northwestern Mutual. One of the most rewarding choices you can make is to serve on a board of directors. Participation on a board gives you a unique opportunity to share your skills and expertise to help an [...]
FORBES counts down the Top 8 athletes who have earned the most money this past year.
You need to know what to ask when dealing with a financial adviser. Here are some essential questions.
While a fifth of single-family offices are performing exceedingly well and can be defined as high-functioning, an equal percentage is performing poorly with the remaining 60 percent performing somewhere between. By embracing “best practices,” poor performing single-family offices can quickly become much more successful. About 20 percent of single-family offices are [...]
"Superbugs," or antibiotic-resistant bacteria, are on track to kill one person every three seconds and set medicine back to the Dark Ages by 2050, according to a new report. In many ways we have been spoiled. Since theaccidental inventionof penicillin in 1928 we humans have felt largely immune to infection. We [...]
Regeneration of human organs. TheUniversity of Tokyo. Growing a new body part comes naturally if you happen to be a starfish, salamander or certain kinds of lizard. Humans also have limited regenerative powers. For instance, the liver can regenerate itself after much of it has been surgical removed; the tips of [...]
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Protesters demanding higher wages for fast food workers chant during a massive rally outside a Domino's Pizza store on May 15, 2014, in New York City. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman recently filed a lawsuit seeking to hold Domino's liable for the alleged underpayment of workers at 10 franchises [...]