Entrepreneurship

TOUR AT CHICAGO MERCANTILE EXCHANGE (CME)

TOUR AT CHICAGO MERCANTILE EXCHANGE (CME)

5 minutes The world of money and investing is pretty mysterious to most of us. One way to make money matters more tangible, and maybe more understandable, is to visit the places where high finance happens. The Second City has a first-class presence in the financial markets. Here is a look at the tours and visitors’ privileges available at Chicago money and trading centers. All times are for Monday through Friday: – The Chicago Mercantile Exchance (CME), 30 S. Wacker Dr. The CME, which Continue

WARREN BUFFETT’S DIVIDEND PORTFOLIO

WARREN BUFFETT’S DIVIDEND PORTFOLIO

72 minutes February 18, 2019 Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway outperformed the S&P 500 by 10.8% per year from 1965 through 2018, generating an overall gain of 2,472,627% compared to the market’s total return of 15,019%. It’s no wonder why investors closely monitor Warren Buffett’s portfolio. He is arguably the greatest investor of all time. You can download an up-to-date list covering all of the dividend stocks owned by Warren Buffett by clicking here. While Berkshire Hathaway itself does not pay a dividend because it Continue

EVAN YOUTUBE THE MOST POPULAR KID YOU’VE NEVER HEARD

EVAN YOUTUBE THE MOST POPULAR KID YOU’VE NEVER HEARD

5 minutes EVAN YOUTUBE – This little entrepreneur is big – and he got there without the money or resources of a top-tier network or record label, nor the cachet of Will Ferrell. There aren’t a lot of people with more than 280 million views on YouTube. Katy Perry’s channel has 272 million. ESPN has 328 million. Madonna clocks in at 275 million and Funny or Die is getting close with 266 million. And then there’s Evan Youtube, the 7-year-old behind EvanTubeHD, the kid- Continue

EVAN TUBE 8-YEAR-OLD MAKES $1.3 MILLION ON YOUTUBE

EVAN TUBE 8-YEAR-OLD MAKES $1.3 MILLION ON YOUTUBE

2 minutes EVAN TUBE – What were you up to when you were 8 years old? Probably something less impressive than Evan. He is the kid behind EvanTubeHD, which is a family-friendly YouTube channel where Evan (and occasionally his sister or mom) reviews toys and video games. Evan rakes in $1.3 million a year from posting his toy reviews to YouTube. It started out as a fun project Evan and his dad embarked on together. The pair would make Angry Birds stop-motion videos, and, according to a Continue

SALESPEOPLE WE ARE ALL, USE THESE 3 TECHNIQUES TO BECOME A BETTER ONE

SALESPEOPLE WE ARE ALL, USE THESE 3 TECHNIQUES TO BECOME A BETTER ONE

3 minutes Salespeople we are all – You may not have the title of a salesperson, but it’s imperative that you polish up on your skills and become a better communicator to win in business and in life. Whether you run your own company or currently employed by one, there is a good chance that at some point throughout the day you are spending time doing sales related work. All of us, regardless of job title or influence, do some type of sales on Continue