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Cuban Dreams

The reasoning goes as follows: If the United States lifts its trade embargo with Cuba, the Cuban people will eventually benefit from the political liberalization which inevitably comes with free trade. Sounds nice and yet that mysterious inevitability somehow eluded them up to this point. Show More Summary

What "The Interview" Saga Tells You About Your Career...

By now, you've heard the news. Seth Rogen and his band of merry-men filmed a motion picture set to be released over Christmas called "The Interview", which basically stars Rogan and others as would be assassins of the North Korean.....

The major killer of startups and rock bands

No matter what kind of business you're launching, you won't go far without a clear vision.

5 Tips To Survive Your Office Christmas Party

Holiday and Christmas parties at the office can be painful … but they don’t have to be. Here are a few ways to make them more bearable for everyone involved. Dress appropriately. Even if your office party is at a … More » 5 Tips To Survive...Show More Summary

Lead, But Don’t Get in the Way

Great leaders provide a vision and direction, but know when to get out of the way and let the team execute without interference.

7 Ways to Increase Cash Flow In Your Business

Running a business means there’s an ebb and flow to income. Your goal, however, is to have more flow than ebb. Here are tips for injecting more cash flow into your business. 1) Reduce expenses – The less you spend, the more you keep....Show More Summary

5 Surprising Ways a Bad Job Can Be Good for Your Career

Does your job drag you down and make you dread heading into the office? Keep these positives in mind until you find something better. The post 5 Surprising Ways a Bad Job Can Be Good for Your Career appeared first on Brazen Life.

Will Anyone Buy the 'Ghost' Ship?

It's a $15 million boat that stays steady on choppy seas. But is the Navy interested?

Art Break: Serebriakova

Art Contrarian looks at the work of Zinaida Serebriakova.

How to hire an employment lawyer

I frequently tell people it’s time to hire an attorney. For instance, I got an email from someone yesterday, who believes he’s been illegally terminated from the Philly school district. His assigned union rep is best buddies with the principal who fired him. There isn’t a blooming thing I can do from Switzerland about about […]

Reason for Delay

The post which was supposed to be in this spot was delayed because of one of the following: The "sarcasm removal" process took longer than expected. Someone hid my dictionary. A cookie was calling my name. Chiggers infestation. I couldn't decide on a topic which included a puppy, Kim Kardashian, and a cheeseburger.

Job Hunting over Holiday Week

Pattie responds to a question on holiday job hunting.

4 Checking Accounts to Help Bootstrapping Entrepreneurs Save Money

Most checking accounts are inefficient and don't offer much bang for your buck. There are some that actually grow your money to some degree, but you have to use them actively.

Can Bad Publicity Save Your Company?

Preparing for and responding to a crisis can give business a chance to improve.

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