Mara Leighton, provided by Published 3:05 pm CST, Thursday, November 15, 2018 TheInsider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Leesa Right now, you can take up to $235 off a new Leesa mattress with the code "BUSINESSINSIDER" at checkout. We ranked Leesa's Sapira Mattress and Leesa Mattress the best mattresses you can buy overall because they suit all sleeping styles. So did The Wirecutter. The deals: Get $160 off a Leesa mattress and get a free pillow ($75 originally) or $235 off a Sapira mattress and a free pillow ($75 originally) with the code "BUSINESSINSIDER" at checkout. Find reviews of the Leesa mattress here, and the Sapira here. Thanks to the increasing number of people who want to be able to shop online in their pajamas, there is no shortage of direct-to-consumer digital companies, and a healthy percentage of them are mattress … [Read more...] about This wildly popular mattress startup is offering up to $235 off a new mattress for Business Insider readers as an early Black Friday deal
Each year Business Insider selects 15 finalists for its Car of the Year competition. The cars are chosen from the more than five dozen we road tested during the year. The vehicles range from family SUVs and sedans to supercars and electric vehicles. Brands represented this year are Audi, Aston Martin, Ferrari, Honda, Jaguar, Kia, Lamborghini, Lexus, Lincoln, Nissan, Subaru, Tesla, and Volvo. One of the 15 will be named Business Insider’s 2018 Car of the Year. Autumn has arrived, and with it the fifth instalment of Business Insider’s Car of the Year award. In 2014 the Corvette Stingray was our winner. In 2015 it was the Volvo XC90. In 2016 the Acura NSX captured the trophy. And for 2017 we chose the Porsche Panamera. As with 2016 and 2017, we stuck with our lineup of 15 finalists for this year. Our esteemed finalists are the vehicles – from sedans to supercars to SUVs – that impressed us most. They’re the best of the best and were selected after a … [Read more...] about One of these 15 finalists will become Business Insider’s 2018 Car of the Year
Jacob Shamsian, provided by Published 2:19 pm CST, Friday, November 9, 2018 Will Haskell for CT/Facebook Democrat Will Haskell, 22, won a Connecticut state Senate seat held by Republicans since 1973. He was a Business Insider intern before that. Haskell believes states can be a bulwark against the Trump presidency, and that's what his voters want. He says the press plays an important role in informing the electorate. On November 2, 22-year-old Will Haskell flipped one of the most entrenched seats in the Connecticut state Senate from red to blue. Connecticut's 26th Senate district has been held by Republicans since Richard Nixon was president. And its incumbent, Toni Boucher, had worked in the legislature since before Haskell was born. But with a nimble digital strategy, a campaign that involved a lot of door-knocking, and a pair of endorsements from former President Barack Obama and Sen. Chris Murphy, Haskell ousted Boucher and helped Democrats tie the state's Senate. … [Read more...] about This 22-year-old was a Business Insider intern 3 years ago. Now he’s a state senator who pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the year.
Between the global trade wars, policy shifts by the world’s major central banks, stock market volatility and Australia’s property downturn, this year has brought a lot of change to the economic landscape. “Late cycle” are two words you’ll hear increasingly in conversation about the global economy: it means different risks and a fresh set of questions for consumers, businesses, policymakers and investors. With this as the backdrop to the end of the year we are delighted be hosting a LIVE and UNPLUGGED edition of our markets and economics podcast, Devils and Details, at The Ivy in Sydney on November 27th from 6.30pm. The show’s co-hosts, Business Insider Australia’s editor-in-chief Paul Colgan and markets and economics editor David Scutt, will be joined by a stellar line-up of guests for a discussion on what’s happening in Australia and around the world. It promises to be an evening packed full of information and insights. Our panellists … [Read more...] about Join Business Insider LIVE in Sydney for an evening talking markets and economics with some of Australia’s top strategists
Business Insider is hiring a paid fellow to write about tech from its London office. The fellowship starts immediately and will run for six months. The successful candidate will work full-time (40 hours a week). As a fellow, you can expect to be covering the world’s biggest companies (think Apple, Google, and Facebook), the hottest startups, and the latest gadgets. We are looking for someone: With excellent writing skills, who can work quickly and independently Who knows how to create and package stories in an exciting way with an original angle and eye for attention-grabbing images Who has a sound knowledge of the tech industry Who is hungry to go above and beyond to find agenda-setting scoops Who is ready to write a mix of articles, including short posts, photo-based stories, and reported features As a fellow at Business Insider, there is no getting coffee, filing, or making copies. Apply here with a CV and cover letter telling us why you should be a tech fellow at … [Read more...] about Business Insider is hiring a paid fellow in London to write about tech