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The Most Expensive Food In The World: 10 Lavish Alternatives To Your Everyday Dishes

It’s just another Paris Hilton Instagram post showing the room service meal she ordered during her Shanghai sojourn last November. “I love Chinese food,” she commented. But there’s one problem, …

Beer Prices Around The World Compared: The Cheapest, Most Expensive And Most Popular Beer Brands

I drink beer to supplement my bones with vitamin D and prevent bone degeneration. Saying that makes me feel I’m making a healthy lifestyle choice every time I pop a …

The Art of Deceptive Advertising: Quick Review of False & Misleading Tricks Used In Ads

If you drool over that gleaming pure honey flowing over steamy mashed potato you’ve seen on TV, hold your horses. You’re likely salivating over motor oil and freshly microwaved wet …

Comparison of the Most Valuable Brands of 2014: How Google Overtook Apple at the No. 1 Spot

Comparison of the Most Valuable Brands of 2014: How Google Overtook Apple at the No. 1 Spot

Tipping Point author Malcolm Gladwell once described Steve Jobs’ perfectionism not as an inventor but a tweaker. “His gift lay in taking what was in front of him—the tablet with …

Review of Famous Company Logos: How The Big Business Uses The Emotional Power of Logos

Golden arches. Swoosh. Mouse ears. You know what they mean. Some famous company logos have so much emotional power that they don’t need to spell out their names, or that they transcend …

Most Popular Social Media Sites Review: Why Women Are The Real Power Behind The Huge Success Of Pinterest and Tumblr

We had fun checking social media demographics surveys from different credible sources like reviews from Pew Research Center and Burst Media and we were able to pluck out some distinct patterns …

The Expensive Ticket to Winter Olympics Gold

Much has been said about the Sochi Games being the most expensive Olympic Games ever and how no cost was spared to bring the spectacular event to this subtropical Russian …

You'll Be Shocked About This Woman's Answer To Why She's Happy Working For $3/Day In A Sweatshop

Your clothes were made in a sweatshop. They were made by a young woman, poorly paid, who was nonetheless excited to have the opportunity to make them. Her alternative, her …

What Will Happen When Our Wages Don’t Even Cover Food? This Haunting Video Chronicles the Dying American Dream

I’ll give you the good news first: globalization and technology haven’t actually destroyed jobs in the U.S. like we thought. This is definite good news, and the fact that both …

You Think Your Taxes Are High? This Video Will Shock You With How World Could Look Without Them

Your W2 is probably in the mail, and that can only mean one thing: taxes are due. While taxes are both a sure thing (“death and taxes”) and a painful …

Find Out How Big Companies Are Getting Away With Not Paying Young College Grads And What You Can Do To Help

The cost of college tuition is rising exponentially but companies are finding that the cost of hiring a college graduate is cheaper than ever—in fact, they’re not getting paid at …

Before You Go Shopping Listen To This Harvard Professor Explaining How Money Can Buy Happiness

Curious if money truly cannot buy happiness, a well-off Harvard professor went around the world to find out. What he found hit close to home, and revealed the truth: it’s not how much money you have, but how you spend it.

10 Awesome Space Exploration & Astronomy Discoveries of 2013

2013 was no exception when it came to discovering previously unknown information about the vast universe that we live in. Here are the top 10 most exciting things that have happened in space technologies, discoveries, and advancements this year.

Top 10 most dangerous jobs in the US: It’s not police officers & firefighters who have the most risky career path

Top 10 most dangerous jobs in the US: It’s not police officers & firefighters who have the most risky career path

Check out the infographic about America’s most dangerous jobs in 2012. They truly have harsh environments: falling trees, molten hot iron, high altitude, and the open sea create conditions conducive to fatal work injury.

Cyber Santa Claus: Amazon Drones, Supercomputers and Other Cutting-edge Technologies Santa Can Use To Deliver Your Christmas Gifts

Here’s Santa’s problem. He works all year round to make gifts for all the nice boys and girls, but he only has a very small 24-hour window to deliver all …

‘The Hobbit’ & Secrets of Smaug the Dragon: Is Benedict Cumberbatch the Most Wicked Character in the Upcoming Film?

Come December 13 all Middle Earth is set for a fiery encounter, or at least 13 dwarves, a hobbit and a wizard are. Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: The Desolation of …

Manny Pacquiao: One of the World’s Most Famous and Richest Boxers and His Long Road To Boxing Glory

Manny Pacquiao fought Brandon Rios at the Grand Venetian in Macau on November 23. For Manny and many Filipinos, more than Pacquiao’s pride was at stake in this match. The Philippines, …

The Best Major League Baseball Players of 2013: Which MLB Superstars Will Race for the World Series Top Honors?

Awards are the ultimate validation of player’s sterling season and 2013 has a bumper crop of top performers poised to grab the major league baseball awards. With the postseason winding …

Beer vs. Wine: Surprising Booze Facts, Popular Brands & Big Festivals – The Great Drink Debate Rages On

It’s an age-old debate, probably as old as the most antiquated oak barrels and brew pots. Behind the waggish claims from both beer and wine camps, sober or otherwise, lies …

International Institute for Learning (IIL) Holds Major Project Management Event

I must admit just a few months ago I hardly knew “project management.” I just knew it’s for someone who manages projects, right? Then I started reading about leadership values, …

Income Inequality: Views & Solutions From Experts

Income inequality, or the wide gap in wage growth and value between the highest-earning citizenry and the lowest-earning workers in a given nation, is increasing at an alarming rate.
On a …

Income Inequality Guide: Resources That Will Help You Understand The Problem

Income Inequality Guide: Resources That Will Help You Understand The Problem

Income Inequality in the US, persisting for decades now and reaching a shameful gap in favor of the rich, has evolved into a serious threat to the American Dream. The …

Income Inequality: Are Our Principles The Real Root of The Problem?

Income Inequality: Are Our Principles The Real Root of The Problem?

Income inequality is often thought to breed social tensions when the poorer groups in a society feel deprived or dispossessed compared with other people. Who wouldn’t, when, every day, someone …

Income Inequality IS Affecting Your Children's Future

Income Inequality IS Affecting Your Children's Future

The deteriorating state of children’s condition on a global scale and the increase in social ills involving youths show that growing up in relative poverty and living amidst income inequality …

Income Inequality: Can Fixing It Solve Our Health Problems?

A positive indicator of a good social and economic status is good health, specifically higher life expectancy, lower mortality rate, and less morbidity level per population. In turn, these are …

How Income Inequality Affects Crime Rates

How Income Inequality Affects Crime Rates

The connection between income inequality and crime rate is a subject that has baffled many social scientists, economists, and even those in the legal and justice systems. This is because …

Exciting New Gadgets in 2013: Gold iPhone 5S, Google Glass and Other Tech We’re Still Waiting For This Year

2013 will be remembered for many things, but in the world of consumer electronics it will be remembered as a year when techpreneurs proved that innovation still lives, and that …

Income Inequality: Social Mobility Paves The Road To Fix Poverty

Economic and social mobility is the idea that people are not limited or defined by where they start, but can move up in life based on their efforts and accomplishments. …

The Comic Book Industry: 10 Facts About Its Financial Superpowers

We’re just halfway through 2013 and we’ve already witnessed the success of superhero blockbusters. Man of Steel, the latest take on the Superman franchise was a financial success and grossed …

The Man of Steel: Financial Success of Superman

Since swooping into the comic book industry and taking America by storm in the 1930s, Superman was able to nurture trust of comic lovers and has been both a superhero in …