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  • This Woman Confronted The Man Who Anonymously Harassed Her On The Internet For Years January 28, 2015
    "One midsummer afternoon in 2013, I got a message on Twitter from my dead dad." So begins Lindy West's tale of being violently trolled on the internet by anonymous strangers. West, a feminist critic and former Jezebel staff writer, joined "This American Life" this past week to share her story with listeners. Back in 2013, West was co […]
  • 7 Statistics About E-Commerce Shoppers That Reveal Why Many Consumer Stereotypes Don't Apply Online January 27, 2015
    Who shops online? The short answer is everyone. E-commerce has pervaded nearly every U.S. retail category: clothing, electronics, home and grooming items, even food and groceries.  But digging into the data, BI Intelligence finds that there are surprising and important differences in behavior depending on gender, age (especially for Generation Z), income, an […]
  • 'Generation Z' Is Poised To Drive A Surge In E-Commerce Growth January 26, 2015
    It's important for retailers to know who their potential customers are online — and what they're interested in — to market to them effectively.  BI Intelligence finds that there are surprising and important differences in behavior depending on gender, age (especially for Generation Z), income, and education. Generation Z, those aged 18 to 24, spend […]


  • 7 Money Links We Love: When $$$ Can Buy You Happiness January 29, 2015
    Surprising six-figure jobs, the habits of financially fearless people and more in this week’s roundup. MoreThe post 7 Money Links We Love: When $$$ Can Buy You Happiness appeared first on LearnVest.
  • 3 People, 3 Insurance Plans: ‘How My Health Coverage Helps Save Me Money’ January 29, 2015
    From footing a big IVF bill to rewarding healthy habits, these people share how their policies have benefited their budgets. MoreThe post 3 People, 3 Insurance Plans: ‘How My Health Coverage Helps Save Me Money’ appeared first on LearnVest.
  • How Much Do You Really Need to Be in the Top 1%? January 28, 2015
    New data shows how much the richest Americans are pulling in state by state. Can you guess where the 1% makes under $250K? MoreThe post How Much Do You Really Need to Be in the Top 1%? appeared first on LearnVest.


  • How Thieves Stole My Credit Card Without Touching My Wallet January 29, 2015
    Was I having a mental margarita? Looking at my credit card statement, I noticed  $640 worth of charges posted earlier in the week from Sears and a Safeway more than 300 miles away.
  • How To Hold One-On-One Meetings With Your Team Members January 29, 2015
    I'm a new supervisor. I'm very pleased because I just got moved out of the customer service bullpen in our company. I was a team lead in Customer Service for eight months, and now I've  been promoted to a supervisor job in National Accounts Support. I have four team members reporting to me.
  • 4 Secrets To Acing A Business Pitch January 29, 2015
    These four insider tips will help build your confidence and give you an edge when the time comes to pitch your big idea.