15 Book Recommendations from Billionaires

The Virgin Way by Richard Branson Portfolio Although Branson confesses he’s never read a book on leadership, his nearly 50-year entrepreneurial career has taught him a thing or two about building a business. In “The Virgin Way,” the billionaire founder of Virgin Group offers lessons on management and entrepreneurialism, including the importance of listening to…

Countries (General Resource List)

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News, Analysis and More (General Resource List)

Balkan Insight Cafe Babel CEEmarket Commentary Deutschland Online DW Economist El Pais Elle Euronews Eurozine Financial Times Financial24 Forbes Foreign Affaires Foreign Policy Global Comment HIR HotNews IHT Le Monde Literary Review Marie Claire Movie Juice Paris Review Salon Sign and Sight Spiegel The Globalist Time Vogue Voltaire Wall Street Journal Web del Sol NEWS…

Law Sites (Resource List)

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Feminism, Womanism and Women’s Rights (General Resource List)

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Russia (Country Resource List)

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21 Stories to Read over the Weekend

Private data in the EU will be worth €1 trillion by 2020. Legislation on the ‘right to be forgotten’ could transfer much of that from companies as a windfall for citizens. Many nations have vibrant start-up scenes. Now comes the hard part – freeing them from regulation, lack of finance, and skills gaps. Eradicating poverty is…

Body Language for a Successful Career

© Provided by Business Insider A lack of eye contact can indicate that you’ve got something to hide.Body language plays a crucial role in our daily lives, whether we know it or not. From casual interactions with strangers to more formal exchanges with colleagues; we can reveal to people what we’re all about (or not…

North Korea Threatens with Nuclear Attack

North Korea said it is ready to use nuclear weapons against the U.S. at any time and that its main nuclear facility was fully operational, allowing the country to improve both the quality and the quantity of its nuclear weapons. The statement, along with a pledge to launch a satellite with missile technology banned by…

20 Ways to Prevent Colds, Flu, and Fortify the Immune System

LOSE THE BOOZE “When I’m on trips, I don’t drink alcohol. It interferes with sleep quality, and I’m much more likely to get sick when I’m sleep-deprived. I’ve also read that nightcaps disrupt REM sleep, which is the most restorative part of sleep.” —Kim Mazzolini, a flight attendant with Alaska Airlines SIP TEA “I drink…

Hidden Money Advice

The Wealthy Pay Themselves First; The Middle Class Pay Their Bills First Wealthy people learned early in their lives that whatever money came into their households, at minimum of 10% was paid to themselves – for investment purposes. They may have gone into the stock market; they may invested in mutual and bond funds. But…

10 Tools and Resources for a New Business

1. Square Up This is a tool you need that will let you run your business from anywhere you can find an Internet connection. Tools include mobile point-of-sale and online invoicing, as well as next-day deposits and inventory management. Also Square Up works offline. 2. Aweber You need email marketing, and Aweber will provide you with…