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A pep talk for the self-employed
Freelance writer Anne Brinser Shelton has some thoughts on the office of one.
A short history of the billionaire
In his new book of essays, "But Enough About You," Christopher Buckley delves into history's forgotten billionaires.
Ever find it difficult to talk to your boss - or your boss's boss?
Chris Colin and Rob Baedeker, authors of "What to Talk About," have some tips.
8 post-apocalpyse scenarios: The Day After the Debt Ceiling
The authors of "How to Win at Everything" share some predictions for what happens if Congress fails to agree about the Debt Ceiling.
Passing notes in the back of Coursera
Massive open online courses, or MOOCs, allow anyone to be a student. Retirees, soccer moms or radio commentator Beth Teitell.
What would life be like without a cell phone?
Gary Sernovitz is the managing director of the investment firm Lime Rock Partners. And he doesn't have a cell phone.
Why technology has ruined summer camp
Commentator Beth Teitell says technology is ruining the camp experience because it allows parents to monitor kids 24/7.
Living life as a target-market female
What it's like to live in an advertiser's world of the target-market female, aged 25 to 45 years old.