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How I Taught Myself Business And Marketing Outside The Classroom

I was originally trained as a graphic designer at Barry University in Miami Shores, FL. I entered into the ‘workforce’ straight from graduation in 2011 into a graphic design role, so at no point leading into my 2012 move to New York City and co-founding Urban FT, did I…

Houston nonprofit that’s upcycling textiles and clothing opens new store

Magpies & Peacocks, the nation’s only nonprofit design house that collects and reuses post consumer textiles, clothing, and accessories, opens their first permanent retail space in Houston on Saturday, June 1. The Co:Lab Marketplace will be located inside the organization’s current warehouse space in Houston’s East…

Zillow launches AI-powered 3D home tours in the U.S. and Canada

For prospective home buyers, touring a house traditionally entails commuting to top prospects and painstakingly documenting each room with photos, but Zillowwants to drag the process into the 21st century. To that end, the Seattle, Washington-based real estate database company today announced the debut of 3D Home, an…

Matthews, King return for Ireland and England tours

Back after a tournament-ending injury at WBBL, Matthews has been named vice-captain. © Getty Hayley Matthews and Stacy-Ann King have returned to the Windies side for the upcoming tour of Ireland and England, while the veteran duo of Anisa Mohammed and Merissa Aguilleira have been excluded…

Tax on your gold and real estate investments

Real estate and gold have traditionally formed a large chunk of Indian investors’ portfolios. However, over the past few years, returns from them have been poor to negative. Apart from keeping gold or real estate for self-use, investments in these two asset classes doesn’t make much economic…

A day in the life of the top real-estate broker in the US, who sold $2.2 billion worth of homes in 2018, wakes up at 5 a.m. every morning, and works out with a personal trainer 3 times a week

Ben Caballero is the top real estate broker in the US, according to REAL Trends, a residential brokerage industry publication. He sold $2.2 billion worth of homes in 2018. The Texas-based broker has been ranked as the top real estate agent for nearly a decade by REAL Trends…