peHUB Second Opinion 7.11

The rise of Julie Larson-Green, the heir apparent at Microsoft.

Why hedge funds are for suckers.

How to stop being a praise junky.

Surprise! Corporate insiders shift from “buy” to “sell” as a bankruptcy nears.

From coast to toast: a look at the beaches and bluffs that are crumbling away and why, from Malibu to Nantucket.

The number Facebook doesn’t want you to see.

In the battle over Dell, Carl Icahn should not be underestimated.

Comedy Central will soon offer $5 stand-up comedy downloads (Louis C.K style); check out the service here.

Want to be more successful? Wake up at 4.a.m., says this startup founder.

Amazon’s shares hit another record today on strong sales data.

Photo: A zoomed illustration image of a man looking at a computer monitor showing the logo of Amazon is seen in Vienna November 26, 2012. Credit: Reuters/Leonhard Foeger