10 Tips to Lower Your Exposure When Using Independent Contractors to Staff Your Company

One of the biggest challenges you face as you scale your business is getting the right team […]

Why Didn’t You Warn Me?

I’m not proud of it, but I called my mother recently and blamed her for something that […]

What to Say to Get Your Way

We talk a lot about nonverbal techniques at Science of People, but there are some amazing verbal […]

Can more data help credit?

New studies from two major credit bureaus show adding more data to credit reports would boost a […]

Chris Hemsworth’s Failed ‘Dirty Dancing’ Lift With Kate McKinnon Is The Time Of Your Life

Apparently, they don’t watch “Dirty Dancing” on Thor’s home planet. “Avengers” actor Chris Hemsworth is hosting “SNL” […]

Rumi’s Call: Sacred Adventure to Awaken Your Soul

“Respond to every call that excites your spirit.” — Rumi What is new is old; what is […]

Stocks Down For Second Day; Veeva, Middleby Slide

Stocks fell for a second straight session Wednesday amid mixed economic reports. But the major indexes closed […]

Shania Twain set to play new Nepean festival site June 27

Shania Twain, the queen of country pop, will be back in the saddle this summer, stopping in […]

Beige Book is a ‘wintry mix’

Harsh winter weather has put a chill on the Fed’s Beige Book economic survey. read more >>> […]

REFILE-Port Hedland iron ore exports to China up in Feb

SYDNEY, March 5 (Reuters) – Exports of iron ore to China through Australia’s Port Hedland terminal rose […]

These are the big shots who live at 15 Central Park West, the world’s most powerful address

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: 15 Central Park West is the most powerful […]

Foo Fighters Frontman Dave Grohl Stops Show To Fulfill Blind Fan’s Request

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl made someone very happy at the band’s show in Sydney last week, […]

Watch this paralyzed woman pick up a cup with her mind

Worldwide, 6 million people suffer from paralysis, which robs them of their ability to move and sometimes […]

HBO in talks with Apple to launch video streaming service: report

(Reuters) – HBO is in talks with Apple Inc to be its launch partner for the highly […]

Coffee sales down 3%, but Canadians still love their coffee shops

Canadians are ordering coffee less, but still turning up at the local coffee shop, according research from […]

Noel Gallagher Trashes Taylor Swift: She’s Not A Talented Songwriter ‘And You F–king Know It’

Noel Gallagher is the former co-lead singer and principal songwriter of Oasis, he’s 47 years old and […]

10 Fun Whistler Winter Activities Other Than Skiing

Most people associate Whistler with skiing, and rightly so as it’s one of the top ski destinations […]

Venezuela black market rate weakens below 250 bolivars per dollar

CARACAS, March 4 (Reuters) – OPEC member Venezuela’s black market exchange rate weakened below 250 bolivars per […]

This Program Found A Way To Boost Community College Graduation Rates

While access to higher education has increased dramatically over the past few decades, community college graduation rates […]

Entrepreneurs: Jeff Davis, Creator of Criminal Minds & MTV’s Teen Wolf

“You know, the last time I checked that sign on the hill still reads ‘HOLLYWOOD’… I don’t […]

How Could This Great Crime Drama Go So Wrong?

It’s one of the oldest television genres in existence, but crime dramas have shown themselves to be […]

Alien abduction? Stolen by Russia? MH370 theories keep coming

SYDNEY, March 5 (Reuters) – A year on from the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, an […]

‘Connect 4 Life’ To Provide Phones For Homeless LGBT Youth

“Connect 4 Life” is a compelling new initiative from the LGBT Technology Institute that aims to provide […]

STOCKS FALL: Here’s what you need to know (ANF, LL, USO, OIL)

Stocks tumbled for a second consecutive day after an ADP jobs report for February that missed expectations, […]

The 10 worst college majors for getting a job after graduation

Your undergraduate major could be the path to a high-paying career … or a highway in the […]

Cuba: Ricky Ricardo Doesn’t Live Here Anymore

Vacation-style tourism is not yet an option for American visitors to Cuba. So, last month, when I […]

Argentina’s government took out a full-page ad to defame prosecutor found dead

The Argentine government took out a full page ad in local newspapers denouncing the work of Alberto […]

9 Reasons Why Sports Are Valuable for Our Children to Play

You probably already know the answer to that question. We’ve been hearing for years that youth sports […]

Dsquared2 under fire for #Dsquaw women’s fashion collection

Canadian designers Dean and Dan Caten, the brothers behind Dsquared2​, unveiled ​their latest work Monday at Milan […]

America’s top SAT tutor explains why no one should take the SAT in 2016

Over the summer, we profiled Anthony Green, the SAT and ACT tutor to the 1%. Green tutors […]

Shania Twain skips Calgary with comeback/farewell tour

Another day, another big-time concert skips Calgary. On Monday, it was Madonna snubbing the city — most […]

Leadership’s Next Frontier: Tri-Sector

Our team at CASE has studied social entrepreneurship and scaling social impact for over a decade. During […]

The Line Between Media and Brands Is Blurring Fast

Brands and agencies are acting like publishers and publishers are acting like agencies and brands. This is […]

REPORT: One of Carl Icahn’s proteges wants to buy the Atlanta Hawks (LGF, KEG, TWI, NAV)

Mark Rachesky, a former protege of Carl Icahn and the chairman of Lions Gate Entertainment, wants to […]

Neustar faces loss of contract after FCC staff recommendation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Federal Communications Commission staff on Wednesday recommended that the agency drop Neustar Inc […]

Koichi Uchimura Invents Creepy Talking Girlfriend Pillow

Pillows are great if you’re sleeping, but, frankly, their conversational skills are lacking. Japanese inventor Koichi Uchimura […]

Dollar gets boost from US data as euro sags below $1.11

The dollar hit its highest since September 2003 against a basket of currencies and was last up […]

Bulgaria: Bring Back Nabucco Pipeline

Bulgaria wants the European Commission to revive plans for the Nabucco pipeline that would pump gas from […]

Vancouver Symphony 2015-16 season mixes new with old

Like the daffodils, announcements of next year’s artistic seasons seem extra early this year. read more >>> […]

Why OPEC is dead

With oil’s price collapse, we can now declare that OPEC’s reign as king of the market is […]

Leonardo DiCaprio is partnering up with Netflix

NEW YORK (AP) — Leonardo DiCaprio is partnering with Netflix for a series of documentaries he will […]

Tinder users over 30 to pay twice as much for U.S. premium service

The freshly launched Tinder Plus, a premium version of the popular mobile dating app, will cost American […]

Flip Flopping the Core: Live by the Sword…

So CPAC happened, at which various GOP future candidates try to see if they can win a […]

Evian revival continues with Lorient win

Clarck N’Sikulu’s goal was enough for Evian to edge fellow Ligue 1 strugglers Lorient. read more >>> […]

Are There Too Many Cooks In The VR Kitchen?

By Noah J. Nelson (@noahjnelson) If this isn’t the year that virtual reality hardware makes it into […]

Pussy Riot says Putin is even worse than the Russian president on ‘House of Cards’

Punk rock activists Pussy Riot guest starred as themselves on an early episode of the newest season […]

FOREX-Dollar gets boost from U.S. data as euro sags below $1.11

* U.S. private jobs data seen positive for Friday payrolls report (Adds late prices, details) read more […]

Take a look at the 6×6-foot dumpster where one professor lived for an entire year

Jeff Wilson spent the last year living in a dumpster. It’s not what it sounds like: Wilson […]


“Rest in peace” may no longer be the appropriate and literal sentiment towards the deceased if Facebook […]

U.S. Senate fails to override Obama’s Keystone XL veto

Senate Republicans have failed to muster enough votes to overrule U.S. President Barack Obama’s recent veto of […]

Mark Zuckerberg has one rule for hiring

Mark Zuckerberg gave out many pieces of career advice during his live Q&A Wednesday from Mobile World […]

Wyndham Vacation Ownership Names Mark Johnson As Chief Hospitality Officer

In this newly created position, Johnson will lead WVO’s hospitality division and its four primary consumer brands, […]

Judges wary of Apple’s claims of phone patent harm by Samsung

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Apple Inc told a U.S. appeals court on Wednesday that rival Samsung Electronics Co […]

Here’s why Gigi Hadid is the hottest model in the fashion industry right now

Gigi Hadid is only 19-years-old, but she’s already climbed her way to the top of the modeling […]

How YouTubers Became A New Breed Of Celebrity That Hollywood Stars Can’t Touch

From releasing books to interviewing President Barack Obama, it’s safe to say YouTube stars are more than […]

Preview: Bobby Cameron releases first album in 12 years

Sixteen years ago, Bobby Cameron didn’t think twice about hounding Canada’s most powerful music executive. read more […]

Stocks Down In Afternoon; Veeva Systems Plunges 21%

Stocks appeared set for a second straight loss Wednesday after weaker-than-expected jobs data raised concerns about Friday’s […]

War, Education & International Justice: Ismael Beah’s Journey From Child Soldier to Activist Storyteller

It’s not every former child soldier who has a memoir on the New York Times bestseller list. […]

The World’s 5 Craziest Airport Runways

That moment when the landing gear begins to rumble, the pilot signals for the cabin crew to […]

You Can Rent This Casual Airbnb Atop A 200-Foot Ski Jump

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UPDATE 2-Governor of Russia’s Sakhalin island arrested in bribery case

MOSCOW, March 4 (Reuters) – The governor of Russia’s far eastern island of Sakhalin has been arrested […]

Value Place Virginia Beach Opens

Value Place has announced the grand opening of a newly-constructed hotel in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Value Place […]

U.S. Hotel Stocks Up 4.5% in February 2014

The Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index increased 4.5 percent in February to close the month at 3,939. The […]

Judges wary of Apple’s claims of phone patent harm by Samsung

WASHINGTON, March 4 (Reuters) – Apple Inc told a U.S. appeals court on Wednesday that rival Samsung […]

Hyatt Place Canton Opens

The hotel is nearby well-known attractions such as the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Gervasi Vineyards, Fannie […]

Summit Hotel Properties Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results

Full year same-store RevPAR in 2014 grew to $84.42, an increase of 9.7 percent over 2013. Same-store […]

The new ‘Avengers’ trailer teases our first look at a new superhero

Marvel debuted a new trailer for “The Avengers: Age of Ultron” Wednesday afternoon, and a big reveal […]

In Transit Blog: In Lincoln Exhibit, Witnesses to History

An exhibit at the Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y., will include notes written at the autopsy […]

Qatar Airways tired of waiting for Bombardier’s CSeries jet to be ready

The head of one of the largest airlines in the Middle East says his company is no […]

US crude settles up $1, at $51.53 after Beige Book

US crude futures closed up $1.01, at $51.53 a barrel, with their discount to Brent narrowing to […]

Murray relishing return to Glasgow

Andy Murray relishes playing in Scotland for the first time in four years as Great Britain face […]

Boateng: Barça wanted me

Jerome Boateng insists he would be happy to end his career at Bayern Munich, after revealing he […]

Have gas pump savings gone missing?

Cheaper gasoline has generated billions in savings for American drivers. But so far, there’s little evidence they’re […]

4 ways to stretch your Social Security

If you think you’ll come up short in retirement, here are some ways to get more money. […]

EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil real slumps to 3/dlr, stocks sell off on fiscal woes

By Walter Brandimarte RIO DE JANEIRO, March 4 (Reuters) – The Brazilian real slumped to 3 per […]

Explore the Silent World of Deaf America

Lately it seems like American Sign Language is everywhere! It’s been making appearances at musical performances and […]

UPDATE 3-Bank of Canada says January cut did its job, holds rates steady

OTTAWA, March 4 (Reuters) – The Bank of Canada held interest rates steady on Wednesday, in line […]

UPDATE 4-Ten migrants die in Mediterranean, 1,100 rescued

* Italy renews calls for more international help (Adds another boat rescued) read more >>> Source:: Reuters

McDonald’s to cut back on chicken raised on antibiotics

Read full story for latest details. read more >>> Source:: CNN Money

Budget, Reform Plans Put Ukraine in Line for IMF Aid, G7 Says

The International Monetary Fund and Group of Seven leading economic powers on Wednesday praised Ukraine’s determination to […]

Exclusive: Avago vied for Freescale, still seeking large deal – sources

(Reuters) – Avago Technologies Ltd held advanced talks last month to acquire Freescale Semiconductor Ltd, and is […]

Lumber Liquidators draws senator’s ire

Read full story for latest details. read more >>> Source:: CNN Money

NXP deal means security to come built-in on far more devices: CEO

BARCELONA (Reuters) – The merger of NXP and Freescale will bring together two highly diversified chipmakers to […]

Turkey Seeks to Calm New York Investor Nerves as Lira Plunges

Turkey’s prime minister and his economic team will seek to calm nerves among top investors in New […]

Hackers gonna hack: Protect yourself

These two simple steps can help keep your data — and your money — safe from hackers. […]

Taking the Euro Out of Small-Cap Europe

European equities have been one of the best performing regional equity markets thus far in 2015,1 and […]

Business Line: all eyes on the Mobile World Congress

This special edition of Business Line is dedicated to the most important event of the year for […]

Worry for Ukrainians as banks shut doors amid financial turmoil

KIEV, March 4 (Reuters) – A month ago, Natalia Sorokun, 40, went to a downtown Kiev branch […]

T Magazine: Pierre Hardy Shares His Favorite Hometown Haunts in the City of Light

On the eve of Paris Fashion Week, the revered accessories designer opens up about where to eat, […]

Stocks Pare Losses In Afternoon; Abercrombie Plunges

Stocks continued to pare losses in afternoon trading Wednesday amid mixed economic data. The Dow Jones industrial […]

Net neutrality decision ‘monumentally flawed': FCC commissioner

One of the two Federal Communications Commissioners who voted against the FCC’s decision in favour of net […]

Judge OKs $415M deal in Silicon Valley poach case

U.S. judge grants preliminary approval to $415 million class action settlement over no-poach allegations against Apple, Google, […]

5 reasons Alibaba stock is tanking

Alibaba shares recently hit their lowest level ever. Meanwhile, rival Chinese e-commerce firm JD is thriving. read […]

5G, net neutrality may be headed for a showdown

Net neutrality and 5G may be on a collision course as the mobile industry tries to prepare […]

Nvidia’s Shield console won me over, but not for the reasons you think

The Nvidia Shield didn’t exactly get a warm reception at its unveiling on Tuesday night. While Nvidia […]

Alibaba is entering this hotly contested market

Alibaba is launching a cloud computing hub, showing its global ambitions in the face of stiff and […]

Amex ups card fees — and perks

Gold cardholders are getting double points at restaurants and a $100 airline fee credit … in exchange […]

HIV Prevention Trials Show Flexibility in Antiretroviral Dosing

Conquering HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, has proved to be one of the greatest challenges of […]

Bayern beat Cologne, go 11 points clear

Bayern Munich picked up a further three points to move 11 clear at the top of the […]

Intense Exercise Program Not Just for Athletes

Exercise is good for your health, at any time, at any age. Besides giving you energy and […]

WHO: World Remains Volatile Despite Influenza Breakthroughs

The world is better prepared for an influenza pandemic than ever before, but it remains highly vulnerable […]

Intense Exercise Program Not Just for Athletes

An exercise routine common among athletes may also help people with chronic disease. That’s what 61-year old […]

Brazil shares its knowledge behind staging a FIFA World Cup

A seminar was held in Moscow on Friday for the representatives of the 2018 FIFA World Cup […]

Kyle: Little things go a long way

FIFA.com caught up with Canada’s central midfielder, Kaylyn Kyle, to chat about her transition into becoming one […]

Radisson Blu Hotel Du 2 F

The 5-star Radisson Blu will offer 320 rooms and apartments, five food & drink outlets, meeting space […]

Red Lion Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Revenues Decline

On a consolidated basis, Adjusted EBITDA increased $0.5 million year-over-year in the fourth quarter and $2.9 million, […]

Encore Hospitality, LLC Acquires Two Hotels in McAllen, Texas and Tampa, Florida

Encore Hospitality, LLC, a subsidiary of Encore Enterprises, Inc., has purchased a Residence Inn hotel in McAllen, […]

Parma fixture postponed

Parma’s game with Genoa has been postponed following the continued financial issues befalling i Gialloblu, with this […]

Ashford Prime Reports Fourth Quarter And Year End 2014 Results

RevPAR for all Ashford Prime hotels increased 11.0% to $161.30 during the fourth quarter, driven by a […]

Follow the post-IFAB AGM press conference

A press conference will follow the 129th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of The IFAB, which is taking […]

Starwood Capital Group and Melia JV Acquire Spanish Resorts Portfolio at €176 Million

Starwood Capital Group and Spanish hotel operator Melia Hotels International announced yesterday that they have established a […]

GDP growth revised down in US for Q4, but Q1 looks rosier

Revised US growth figures for 2014’s fourth quarter have been taking the shine off last year’s performance. […]

Brent oil forges ahead while West Texas stays in the doldrums

Improving investor inputs, a stronger demand outlook and supply chain problems all combined to push oil futures […]

Enders’ game at Airbus reaps rich rewards in 2014

If any industry is a barometer of global economic health it is the aircraft and airlines businesses, […]

Irish banks are smiling as growth and profits return

Bank of Ireland, the country’s largest by assets, is back in the black, making a profit in […]

A Life with Eric and George: Pattie Boyd offers intimate photo show

Better known as “rock’n’roll’s greatest… read more >>> Source:: EuroNews.Com

Russia to cut its deficit woes by dipping into its savings

Russia will dip into its emergency reserve fund to the tune of more than 50 billion dollars […]

Liz Kershaw: My life in travel

I always had this burning desire to sail into New York on a ship. I wanted to […]

Keeping driving safe for seniors

There are several excellent driver training programs aimed directly at older drivers. These include AARP’s Driver Safety […]

‘Snow Therapy’ will test your convictions on the nuclear family

‘Snow Therapy’ is the story of a perfect little Swedish family that has come to the French […]

8 dollar store bargains you can’t miss

Here are eight bargain items that are great deals at the dollar store. read more >>> Source:: […]

Minor Hotel Group signs with Dubai Properties for new hotel

Minor Hotel Group has announced a partnership with Dubai Properties to develop a new Anantara to open […]

Family Easter holiday: One holiday, three ways

We targeted three companies to ask for their best offer on a family Easter break: one in […]

A quite unique Festival

The International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights (FIFDH) is one of the most important events […]

Jimmy Doherty: My life in travel

Australia is a real melting pot. You’ve got European cultures out there; you’ve got hearty home-cooked foods […]

Classic travel books, igloo festival, and Italian trains: Travel agenda

1. Oui chef Spend a weekend in Provence with Alain Ducasse. A two-night break at the chef’s […]

How to speed through US immigration

Two-thirds of British visitors to the US touch down in one of three locations: New York (29 […]

‘It Follows': guaranteed chills down your spine

For 19-year-old Jay, life should be about school, boys and weekends out at the lake. But after […]

Want to shed weight? Eat less says trim Lord Lawson

THE secret to losing weight is to eat and drink less, the once overweight former chancellor Lord […]

Half million youngsters to die smoking unless we make changes, warns charity

HALF a million children are to die from smoking when they get older unless more is done […]

States Move to Limit Housing Defect Cases

Lawmakers in several states are moving to try to make construction-defect laws more stringent, which could make […]

REALTORS® Urge Action on Patent Trolls

REALTORS® made a forceful case yesterday to lawmakers in Congress to curb so-called patent trolls—companies that use […]

New Homes Get Supersized

The median size of a completed new home last year reached a record high, but will the […]

Mortgage Rates Continue to Move Up

Despite another uptick this week, fixed-rate mortgage continue to hover near May 2013 lows. read more >>> […]

A Big Threat to the Spring Housing Market

Low inventories of homes for-sale threatens to dampen the spring selling season this year. read more >>> […]

The 31-day gas price increase explained

The national average has climbed every day for a month. read more >>> Source:: BankRate.Com

What ‘net neutrality’ means for mobile

Smartphone service providers are now forbidden from blocking access to legal content or deliberately slowing data transfer […]

Ed Sheeran sweeps the board at Brit Awards

English singer songwriter Ed Sheeran was the big winner of the British music awards, walking away with […]

Sun Siyam Iru Fushi launches range of new experiences at The Spa by Thalgo

Sun Siyam Iru Fushi has launched 147 new experiences at The Spa by Thalgo. The spa will […]

Booking Now comes to UK for instant hotel reservations

Following success in the US and Canada, Booking.com has announced the launch of Booking Now in the […]

HRS research reveals how to secure lowest corporate hotel rates at Business Travel Show

Hotel solutions provider HRS has unveiled its latest whitepaper at the Business Travel Show in London which […]

Too MUCH sleep could KILL YOU: More than eight hours a night can double risk of stroke

SLEEPING more than eight hours a night could dramatically increase the risk of suffering a stroke, scientists […]

Radical new scheme will give Manchester full control of its NHS budget

A CITY is to get full control of its £6billion NHS budget in a trailblazing scheme. read […]

The London Suites set for unveiling at The Marylebone Hotel

In May 2015 The London Suites at The Marylebone Hotel will be unveiled. A collection of stylish, […]

There’s Something Selena and Zedd REALLY Want Us to Know — Listen to Their New Track!

There’s something Selena Gomez and Zedd have been dying to tell us for quite a while now, […]

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