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Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz The finance field is quite literally where the money is. Jobs in business are increasing at an impressive rate and can offer even more impressive salaries. But in order to acquire these jobs, one must have the requisite knowledge that goes with them.

Here, we collected seven courses that cover key topics finance professional are expected to know their way around, like accounting, financial modeling, using Excel, and communicating effectively. For a limited time, a few of thes classes are on sale, too, which we've highlighted below. Accounting & Financial Statement Analysis: Complete Training Udemy This course is aimed at those brand new to the field of finance who are looking to create a foundation in accounting. Introduction to Financial Modeling. Businessinsider. This Man Made A Bicycle That Produces Electricity For 1 Day With Just 1 Hour Of Pedalling. ‘With great power comes great responsibility’.

This Man Made A Bicycle That Produces Electricity For 1 Day With Just 1 Hour Of Pedalling

Manoj Bhargava, an India-American billionaire showed the world a very practical example of the above saying when he brought out his new Free Electric bicycle, a cycle that produces electricity when pedalled. Priced at Rs 12,000 – 15,000, the cycle will be able to provide electricity to a million homes in rural India. How my first startup ended in a loss of Rs 15 lakh and was shut down within a year. 7.1 Steps to Create Multiple Streams of Income. “Don't let the opinions of the average man sway you.

7.1 Steps to Create Multiple Streams of Income

Dream, and he thinks you're crazy. Succeed, and he thinks you're lucky. Acquire wealth, and he thinks you're greedy. Pay no attention. He simply doesn't understand. "-- Robert G. At age 25, I began planning my exit strategy to leave a lucrative career in sales to become an entrepreneur and pursue my passion: empowering people to maximize their potential and make significant improvements to their results. Businessinsider. Businessinsider. Businessinsider. The right investments in your 30 could grow into a big nest egg over the years.


Photo source: via flickr. GMAT Sundar: 740(Q50,V40) IN THE THIRD ATTEMPT. aI have given the GMAT thrice and managed to crack the exam in my third attempt.My inital scores were 590 and 620.


I will quickly let know what all materials I used and what was different in my third attemot compared to the earlier attempts: The Golden Rule: Dont mess up on the intial 15 questions in any section. It is good to compromise on the later questions than the earlier questions. 740 Q50 V40 6.0 : Share GMAT Experience. Just wanted to write a quick summary about my GMAT studying experience.

740 Q50 V40 6.0 : Share GMAT Experience

I was a lurker on these forums and used a lot of the resources here. I went through a couple books but I'm convinced that gmatclub was responsible for about 80% of the boost in my test scores. There are the books/resources that I bought in order of effectiveness:GmatClub tests- Best resources of all and the best investment out of all of my gmat books. Manhattan GMAT Forum - en Some helpful tips from a 750 scorer Q50, V40 Thanks to MGMAT. Businessinsider. Do we really have free will?

Businessinsider. 7 incredibly simple inventions that are changing the world. The world's most pressing issues need smart solutions, but that doesn't necessarily mean high-tech.

7 incredibly simple inventions that are changing the world

7 Interview Questions To Help You Hire Superstars. Whether you’re a two person startup still operating in your garage or a 500-person corporation, one thing should remain consistent: your focus on hiring superstars.

7 Interview Questions To Help You Hire Superstars

When my co-founder Eddie Machaalani and I started our commerce platform company, we made a pact to personally interview the first 100 people we hired. It was hard, but we stuck to it and spoke to every person who joined our team during that two-year period. 300+ Awesome Free Internet Resources You Should Know. Ali Mese is a freelancer, wanderer, and contributor to few startup projects.

300+ Awesome Free Internet Resources You Should Know

Say hi on Facebook or Twitter. This post originally appeared on his Medium blog. I’ve prepared a list of 300 web resources that are not only awesome, but free to use. Please let me know if I am missing any other useful resource! Business + Marketing HTML5 UP: Responsive HTML5 and CSS3 site templates.Bootswatch: Free themes for Bootstrap.Templated: A collection of 845 free CSS & HTML5 site | Create your new website for Domain: Free website resources for domains.Withoomph: Beautiful logos designed instantly.Hipster Logo Generator: It’s Hip, It’s Current, It’s Stylish, It’s Hipster.Squarespace Free Logo: You can download free low-res version for free.Hive: First free unlimited cloud service in the world.Invoice to me: Free Invoice Generator.Free Invoice Generator: Alternative free invoice generator.Slimvoice: Insanely simple invoices.

Is Bitcoin Speculative Foolery or a Financial Services Breakthrough? Is It Cancer? Know Your Skin Cancer ABCs. It Might Save Your Life. Skin cancer is a common form of cancer in the US, with nearly 5 million people treated for it every year.

Is It Cancer? Know Your Skin Cancer ABCs. It Might Save Your Life

Each year there are more new cases of skin cancer diagnosed than instances of breast, prostate, lung and colon cancers combined. Pretty incredible when you consider how little attention is actually paid to this type of cancer. There are things you can do to avoid skin cancer, like wearing natural sun screen and making sure your body is flushed of heavy metals. One in five Americans will develop skin cancer at some point in their lives. Knowing the signs of skin cancer is what could mean the difference between life and death. How Ignorance Fuels Science and the Evolution of Knowledge. By Maria Popova. Was Shakespeare Shakespeare? 11 Rules for Critical Thinking. This Idea Must Die: Some of the World’s Greatest Thinkers Each Select a Major Misconception Holding Us Back. By Maria Popova From the self to left brain vs. right brain to romantic love, a catalog of broken theories that hold us back from the conquest of Truth.

“To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact,” asserted Charles Darwin in one of the eleven rules for critical thinking known as Prospero’s Precepts. If science and human knowledge progress in leaps and bounds of ignorance, then the recognition of error and the transcendence of falsehood are the springboard for the leaps of progress.

That’s the premise behind This Idea Must Die: Scientific Theories That Are Blocking Progress (public library) — a compendium of answers Edge founder John Brockman collected by posing his annual question — “What scientific idea is ready for retirement?” How To Influence Anyone. Young, Attractive, and Totally Not Into Having Sex. James Day. Meet some of the people who might be on the first flight to Mars. Who is behind the Explosions on Mars?! Hi Everyone!!

What ISIS Really Wants. Infographic on Bitcoin economy - Business Insider. Who is Carl Jung’s Favourite Superhero? Businessinsider. Astronomers discover a replica solar system. This image shows Kepler-444 and its five orbiting planets. 1776 Startup Incubator - Business Insider. Strategic Planning Dir. - Best Jobs in America. Secrets Of Excellent Conversationalists. The solution to the age-old problem of understanding others may be as simple as taking the time to improve your active listening skills. Active listening is all about building rapport, understanding and trust. Your “likability” factor is largely determined by your ability to effectively listen to client and customer suggestions and successfully respond to their needs, requests and concerns. Businessinsider. South Park. Can These Questions Make You Fall In Love? Scientists Say It Only Takes 66 Days To Change Your Life, If You're Strong Enough.

Here Are the 10 Best Movies You Didn't See This Year. You may have seen all the influences on writer/director Ana Lily Amirpour's feature before—elements of David Lynch, a bit of spaghetti western sauce, even a bit of Anne Rice's vampire novels—but you have never seen anything like A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night. (Expand gallery to full screen to find out why we loved each film.) Kino Lorber, Vice Films. How to Speed Up Metabolism to Lose Weight Faster. 20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014: 'Snowpiercer,' 'Begin Again,' 'The Immigrant,' and More. Parallel Worlds Exist And Will Soon Be Testable, Expert Says. How To Stop Negative Thoughts From Bringing You Down, As Explained By Science. 21 Wikipedia Pages That Will Make It Impossible For You To Sleep.

Confused About Consent? Ask a Porn Star! The Truth About Hair Loss And Baldness Cures. The Problem With Porn: Something We Should All Consider. Part1. 25 Places To Experience For A Younger And Fitter You. Puppies India God particle or the very devil?