Bookwitty.com provides a platform for writers & publishers to grow by posting their own reading lists, articles, images and videos related to books, or any other topic worth discovering. As a writer, you get to add several pen names different from your real name and publish using them. At the end, you have the chance to sell your book and other books and get a profit out of it.
On the other side of Bookwitty, readers follow these publishers on the platform and get a feel of their (the publishers) styles through their activity and based on that, decide to buy their books or recommended books by them.
So, authors, writers, publishers, readers, bloggers, podcasters, I invite to check this platform out and give it a try, it’s worth it! […read more…]
Coursera.org offers a wide range of free online courses from top universities around the world.
I majored in computer engineering and wanted to learn more about Finance, I managed to get myself a certificate from Stanford for an online Finance course for 0$. It turned out that the material offered in that course is similar to CFA material and I benefited on the personal level from the rich material offered.
I suggest that you give it a try, you will find a rich database of courses and especially non standard ones that are taught in classical majors we pursue after we graduate from school. You will find yourself enrolled with thousands of students from around the world, you will get to connect with them and do group projects/assignments with them, another great opportunity offered to network internationally at the comfort of your home.
We’re always struggling to find a balance between being fit with a nice looking body and eating the food we crave. The French ministry of health created this website to help people stay fit, eat healthy and do as much physical activity as possible to have good results and be happy.
The name is also catchy and it keeps coming back to my mind whenever I reach home and try to get into the elevator, instead I go for the stairs as this little movement adds up to helping me maintain a fit body.
I was enthusiastic when Marissa Mayer was hired as Yahoo’s CEO as she is a self-made hard working woman, however, 4 years into her reign, Yahoo is getting sold!
Mayer climbed the ladder step by step in Google by starting as employee number 20 and her major contribution as a developer & designer of Google’s search offerings. It isn’t very clear what were Mayer’s financial KPIs or if she was responsible of any profit and loss.
Mayer created more than 100 Google products as this article suggests, a lot of them were successful but not all!
What’s all this mean for energy stocks? It’s a bit of a conundrum. Higher oil is certainly good news. But the stocks are reflecting that. Chevron, for example, which is highly leveraged to oil, has gone from $75 in January to almost $100 today and is is trading at 70 times 2016 earnings.