Investors will return from the long holiday weekend eagerly waiting to see whether the August jobs report will show continued progress for the nation's labor market. Although July's results were weaker than expected, this year the economy has added 1.6 million jobs, or an average of 230,000 per month. Show More Summary
By Regarded Solutions: While Brain Moynihan has done a good job of projecting Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) as a small, hometown, people friendly bank, as opposed to the "too big to fail" ominous mortgage lending fiasco it had been, the best move he has made was to settle the issue with the Department of Justice. Show More Summary
Nearly every article or book on career or business advancement will talk about the benefits of networking. Indeed, networking is an excellent way to get referrals when searching for a job or building a business. The problem with networking...Show More Summary
This is the story of Aleksander Aurdal, a Norwegian freestyle skier who fully understands the most important rule in life: You need to crash to learn and progress. Repeatedly. In sports. In your job. In love. In life. Even Nature itself knows this — existence itself is a chain of failures and successes. More »
Big Brother 16 has a unique twist this year: Team America, a group of house guests voted on by viewers to undertake covert missions inside the house. Up until this week, the potential jobs were created by the show’s production team and voted on by America. The most recent mission, however, was production’s curve ball:
BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are set to decide who will get the prestigious job as the 28-nation bloc's foreign policy chief for the next five years.
The present Coalition Government at Westminster came into office promising to cut the cost of politics and as far as I remember the Labour Party agreed with that noble aim as well, in the spirit of rebuilding public trust after the great MPs' expenses scandal. Show More Summary
Gov. Jerry Brown filed an appeal Friday of a ruling that struck down traditional job protections for teachers.
The East German woman had a job, was economically independent, self-confident, and divorce-happy; at a time when only 50 percent of West German women made their own money, 90 percent of women in East Germany were employed. …the East German woman didn’t consider her male partner an enemy but rather a partner who, economically speaking, […]
The life of a travel writer may look glamorous, but there's a lot more to the job than lounging in exotic locales. Organized press trips and customized "familiarization" junkets feature rigorous schedules that last from sunrise until...Show More Summary
The daunting four year job to replace all 750,000 electric meters in CPS Energy’s system began right on schedule on Monday, with the first ‘smart meters’ being installed in neighborhoods on the near northeast side and in the Leon Valley area, Newsradio 1200 WOAI’s Michael Board reports. CPS Energy’s John Moreno says, in addition to Continue reading ?
This is the story of Aleksander Aurdal, a Norwegian freestyle skier who fully understands the most important rule in life: You need to crash to learn and progress. Repeatedly. In sports. In your job. In love. In life. Even Nature itself knows this—existence itself is a chain of failures and successes. Read more...
Kendall Jenner links arms with good friend Hailey Baldwin while hailing a cab on the busy streets of New York City on Friday afternoon (August 29). The two models were seen out late last night at Kendall‘s DuJour cover party3 along with her younger sister, Kylie. According to Racked.com, Kendall is now just being referred [...]
It all began with an e-mail from his daughter, Avery, with the subject line: "Is this okay to send?" Avery had gotten her first post-college job as an assistant to the co-executive producer to a new network daytime TV talk show. SheShow More Summary
Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen said Friday he will know who his starting quarterback for their Week 1 game at the New York Jets early in the week. However, Allen did not shed any light of whether Matt Schaub or rookie Derek Carr will be behind center in the game during his conference call Friday afternoon. Show More Summary
The August employment report will be released next Friday, September 5th and the consensus is that 210 thousand payroll jobs were added in August. Here are two forecasts:From economist Kris Dawsey at Goldman Sachs: Employment indicators have strengthened a bit in August vs. Show More Summary
While we're still waiting for the White House to actually nominate a new head of the US Patent and Trademark Office, the other big administration "intellectual property" job has also been vacant for over a year: the "Intellectual Property...Show More Summary
A police officer has resigned after pointing a rifle at protesters during demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri, and telling them "I will ------- kill you." Another officer has been fired for inappropriate social media posts about the protesters. Show More Summary
With the end of the preseason comes one of the most maddening times of the season for NFL coaches—the final roster cuts, which inevitably leave worthy players out of a job and thus available to 31 other teams. Teams have their handsShow More Summary
One of those now leaving CNN is Lisa Desjardins. She posted this goodbye note (but dammit Lisa, taking the first aid kit is just so wrong).