16 books Steve Jobs always turned to for inspiration

Summary List Placement Wednesday marks what would have been the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs’ 66th birthday. And while Tim Cook has since taken the reins, Jobs’ legacy in modern technology lives on.  Much of Jobs’ vision for Apple stems …

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Chris Armbruster co-manages a growth fund that’s outperformed 96% of its peers over the last 5 years. He details 2 disruptive software stock picks with ‘mission critical’ importance to their clients, including the major banks adopting them.

Summary List Placement Chris Armbruster says he looks to hold the stocks he adds to the Virtus KAR Mid-Cap Growth Fund (PHSKX) “forever.” That isn’t literally the case, of course. When stocks in the fund he co-manages alongside Doug Foreman …

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Make vermouth the star in these cocktail recipes

Your Negroni, your martini, your Manhattan and many more would fall perilously short without vermouth. A backbone to heavyweight and newcomer cocktails alike, vermouth doesn’t exist solely to amplify others. Rather, the fortified, aromatized wine is a complex, complete pour …

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Berkeley passes hazard pay for grocery store workers

(@TaplinTerry) BERKELEY — Some grocery store workers in Berkeley will now be paid an additional $5 per hour during the pandemic. Berkeley joins other cities such as Oakland, San Leandro, Long Beach and Seattle and Santa Clara County with its …

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