20 Pieces of Advice from 20 World-Class Entrepreneurs

6 Apr

040616adviceentrepreneurs“If it was easy, everyone would do it.”

The internet is filled with tips on how to be successful. To readers, some advice might make sense, while other suggestions might be confusing or misleading. With so much information readily available, it’s hard to discern what’s credible and what isn’t.

So where can professionals early in their careers get valuable insights into what it takes to be successful? Getting advice from entrepreneurs who have been down the road before — think Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Marissa Mayer, and Angela Ahrendts — is a great place to start. More >>

5 Steps to Make Sure Your Family is Protected Financially

4 Apr

040416familyprotectedHave you ever thought about what would happen to your family if something happened to you? All of us have at one point or another, even if it was in the form a frantic mental love note sent to family members during bad airplane turbulence. But concern for protecting your family financially doesn’t have to turn to worry if you follow these steps. More >>

The Top 10 April Fools’ Day Jokes From Major Brands

1 Apr

040116aprilfoolsApril Fools’ pranks are far from limited to the playground or the frat house. In the past few years, major brands have gotten in on the fun in a variety of ways, from changing the look of their websites for a day to offering humorous products that don’t actually exist. Entertaining (and intentionally confusing) for users, brand jokes are a great way to make a splash on social media or in the news, and get people talking.

In honor of April Fools’ Day, here are some favorite pranks done by brands over the years. More >>