For every person who walked all over me on their way out the door of my life, I learned to stand up and hold the door open.
If you’re considering quitting your job and don’t have a new one lined up, you have some important things to do before you stand on your desk and drop a bunch of F-bombs at your boss. Those duties go way … More » 4 Financial Steps To...Show More Summary
The mother of Etan Patz, a 6-year-old boy who vanished on his way to school more than 35 years ago, retook the witness stand Tuesday in the case of her son's accused killer as the lengthy trial neared its end and prosecutors began presenting witnesses to rebut the defense's case.
In the midst of over 2 million active real estate licensees in North America, your unique value proposition (UVP) is what makes you stand out as a real estate agent. It distinguishes you from the rest of the crowd, and showcases how you are different...
There are two million home health-care workers in the United States, and not one of them is guaranteed minimum wage or overtime pay under federal law. That's because in 1974, amendments to the Fair Labor Standards Act exempted all workers who provide “com
“You have the nurse hand you the equipment, that way she doesn’t just stand and stare like a chaperone,” my doctoring mentor explained to me before we entered the room to do a pap smear on a young, 35-year-old woman. My doctoring mentor is a middle-aged, 6-foot-5, exceptionally hairy, broad-shouldered man that carries a warm, jovial […]
A day at the ballpark doesn't really need a perfect sales pitch. Baseball season is the flag-bearer of springtime, and there's no better way to spend a warm summer night than sitting in the stands, watching your favorite MLB team while...Show More Summary
One of the best ways to stand out as an author is to have some aspect of multimedia in your platform. With the growth of streaming audio through smart phones and soon to be implemented in cars, it’s time to learn how to incorporate audio into your book marketing. Today I interview Viv Oyolu, The […]
It is easy to forget all the different ways the ETF industry has given investors to gain exposure to Brazil. Unfortunately, Latin America’s largest economy stands as the worst place to have invested during the first quarter of the 2015 calendar year. Exchange-traded funds linked to Brazil posted the worst returns year to date of [...]
We all have a bad habit or two we could stand to lose, but habits are hard to break. Whether your bad habit is procrastinating, overspending, swearing, or any other one you want to change, here are ten tips to break free of negative behavior patterns. Read more...
Legendary Michigan State coach Tom Izzo has led his team to six Final Fours in his career. Izzo now finds himself on the verge of a seventh with just the Louisville Cardinals standing in his way. Is this Izzo's finest coaching job at...Show More Summary
One single win. That is all that stands in the way of a Final Four appearance for college basketball’s last eight squads remaining. Fans of powerhouse teams will be happy to see the Kentucky Wildcats, Wisconsin Badgers, Duke Blue Devils and Arizona Wildcats, among others, still in the NCAA tournament field. Show More Summary
Democratic Senators are being accused of standing in the way of legislation that would fight human trafficking because of a provision that prevents monies from going to help women obtain abortions. Republicans want to apply the Hyde Amendment, which prevents taxpayer dollars from going to abortions. But, as Senator Patrick Leahy points out, no taxpayer [...]
With the way they've been playing, the Milwaukee Bucks would be hard-pressed to beat any of the teams ahead of them in the Eastern Conference standings if the playoffs were to begin today. Fortunately, there's still some time to recapture...Show More Summary
Reality: the stuff you've been dreaming of, and wondering if you'll ever make happen, can start to become true for you in as little as the next 7 days -- so long as you're willing to make some fast changes. Before we talk about HOW (and...Show More Summary
There's a specific way to look at the NCAA tournament bracket as it stands right now where it can feature one of the greatest Final Fours in history. With the Sweet 16 beginning on Thursday, there's also a possibility things can turn into a mess quickly. In other words, it's everything one could want from March Madness. Show More Summary
You want to stand out at a job interview. The goal is to show a potential employer that, not only can you get the job done, you’re also the best candidate. One way to assert your work ethic is to ask how your work will contribute to the company’s mission. Read more...
Stan Lee’s free-to-download action game is pleasant enough but could ultimately be so much more, according to Gamezebo’s review of the title. A wide variety of henchmen and low level baddies inevitably stands in the way of whatever you’re...Show More Summary
A job seeker must stand out from the crowd in creative ways in order to get noticed. Typical channels for such creativity include infographic resumes, customized cover letters and YouTube videos touting prospective employees. Other people try different tactics, such as a crazy job application or unforgettable stunt that gets noticed by companies. Show More Summary
TweetOf course, the SFMTA could jigger the lights around the neighborhood of Bush and Sansome in a more efficient way, but then this meter maid wouldn’t be able to park her Cushman and then stand in the intersection to generate so many tickets that she has trouble with all the receipt tape she’s generating. See? […]