economy

How Mark Cuban, Mark Zuckerberg, Richard Branson, and 15 other millionaires and billionaires got their start

Beck Diefenbach/Reuters Even wildly successful entrepreneurs start out from scratch. But while some build their empires from a young age, others stumble across success, while many more have to roll up their sleeves to make their businesses work. Find out how the likes of Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates, Richard Branson, …

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9 types of people who never succeed at work

mujitra/Flickr Emotional intelligence is important at work. The lack of emotional intelligence takes different forms in people. From the coward to the shortchanged to the victim to the apologizer, study these personality types to avoid becoming one of them.   LinkedIn Influencer Travis Bradberry originally published this post on LinkedIn. Experience …

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‘Psychologically scarred’ millennials are killing countless industries from napkins to Applebee’s — here are the businesses they like the least

Buffalo Wild Wings on Facebook Millennials’ preferences are killing dozens of industries. There are many complex reasons millennials’ preferences differ from prior generations’, including less financial stability and memories of growing up during the recession. “I think we have got a very significant psychological scar from this great recession,” Morgan …

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People are dressing up as millennial mass murderers this Halloween — here are all the industries the generation is killing

Sergei Grits/AP Images People are creating “millennial murderer” costumes this Halloween.  The costumes draw inspiration from headlines that claim “millennials are killing” countless industries. Millennials have been blamed for endangering industries from cereal to department stores to casual dining chains like Buffalo Wild Wings.    Millennials are killing dozens of …

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‘The days of glory’ are over: Analysts say Under Armour has lost its way (UAA)

Facebook/Under Armour Under Armour slashed its outlook after it announced disappointing third-quarter earnings. GlobalData Retail’s managing director, Neil Saunders, says “the days of glory” are over for Under Armour. Still, Saunders says the company “is not so broken that it cannot be fixed.” Under Armour on Tuesday announced its third-quarter …