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People for sale Where lives are auctioned for $400

Eight hundred," says the auctioneer. "900 ... 1,000 ... 1,100 ..." Sold. For 1,200 Libyan dinars -- the equivalent of $800.Not a used car, a piece of land, or an item of furniture. Not "merchandise" at all, but two human beings.One of the unidentified men being sold in the grainy cell phone video obtained by … Continue reading People for sale Where lives are auctioned for $400

Top 5 Reasons To Start Your Own Business

If you’re reading this article, chances are you’re sitting at your desk, wondering where your career is going, if you even like your job or if you may be one step away from losing your job to downsizing, outsourcing or offshoring. Maybe you have made lists of the types of jobs you’ve always dreamed of … Continue reading Top 5 Reasons To Start Your Own Business

Why you’re hardwired to be bad at money

Why are money decisions so stressful? No, it's not because you're broke. It's because your brain is fundamentally challenged when it comes to financial choices, according to neuroscience. And going it alone only makes it worse. "Our brains are really good at avoiding major risks and keeping ourselves alive," says Dr. Sam Barnett, a neuroscientist … Continue reading Why you’re hardwired to be bad at money

10 Habits Of Highly Successful Hustlers

Massive success is reserved for confident people who take action swiftly and decisively. Or, as Abraham Lincoln put it, “Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” If you’d like to be more successful, I invite you to discover how to hustle with these ten habits of … Continue reading 10 Habits Of Highly Successful Hustlers

States Are Prioritizing Prisons Over Education, Budgets Show

If state budget trends reflect the country’s policy priorities, then the U.S. currently values prisoners over children, a new report suggests. A report released this week by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities shows that the growth of state spending on prisons in recent years has far outpaced the growth of spending on education. … Continue reading States Are Prioritizing Prisons Over Education, Budgets Show

7 BUSINESS STRATEGY PRINCIPLES EVERY LEADER SHOULD KNOW

1. Business Strategy = compete to be unique, not to be the best Strategy is not about being the best, but about being unique. Competing to be the best in business is one of the major misconceptions about strategy. And if you only remember one tip from this list, it should be this one. Many … Continue reading 7 BUSINESS STRATEGY PRINCIPLES EVERY LEADER SHOULD KNOW

5 money moves you need to make by 30

Turning 30 is a pretty significant milestone. If you're coming up on 30, now's a good time to take stock of your finances and get yourself on a responsible path. Here's how. 1. Complete your emergency fund No matter your age, you need an emergency fund with enough cash to pay for three to six … Continue reading 5 money moves you need to make by 30