Thinking About Giving Socks This Holiday Season?

Thinking About Giving Socks This Holiday Season? Try a Home Entertainment … Oct 26 2006 11:39AMAssociated Press   Thinking About Giving Socks This Holiday Season? Try a Home Entertainment System Instead, Says Consumer Reports ; Consumer Reports Holiday Shopping Poll Reveals How Americans Plan to Shop for the 2006 Holidays To: National Desk Contact:... »

He wrote the book on work jerks

He wrote the book on work jerks

He wrote the book on work jerks By ELLEN SIMON, AP Business Writer 43 minutes ago If you've worked for long, you've probably had a boss or co-worker who was a complete, flaming jerk. This undated handout photo provided by Robert Sutton shows Robert Sutton, of the Department of Management Science and Engineering at... »

Blogging the blues away

Blogging the blues away By Dinesh C. SharmaStory last modified Fri Sep 16 08:24:00 PDT 2005 Pundits who dub bloggers as wannabe journalists or budding political commentators may be off the mark, according to a new survey. For nearly half of 600 bloggers surveyed, blogging is a form of therapy, America Online said Friday,... »

When it Comes to Business and Being a Successful Entrepreneur

When it Comes to Business and Being a Successful Entrepreneur, Marketing Consultant Reveals The Real "Secret!" (That The Number One Best-Selling Book Isn't Telling You…) Self-help book "The Secret" is number one on the best-seller list. But a controversial marketing consultant from a sleepy tree-lined town just outside of Tampa, Florida, says "The Secret"... »

For Most People, College Is a Waste of Time

For Most People, College Is a Waste of Time

For Most People, College Is a Waste of Time By CHARLES MURRAY / WSJ August 13, 2008; Page A17 Imagine that America had no system of post-secondary education, and you were a member of a task force assigned to create one from scratch. One of your colleagues submits this proposal: First, we will set up a... »

Startup Truveo focuses on next search frontier – video

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Y Combinator a new twist on finding hot companies

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Gadget buyers more assertive, even arrogant

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“Find something you can be passionate about.” Martha Stewart

“Find something you can be passionate about.” Martha Stewart

"Find something you can be passionate about." — Martha Stewart, CEO, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Most people know Martha Stewart as a TV host, a magazine publisher, and a convicted liar. What they don’t know is that her path to success has more twists than the icing on a floral wedding cake. Stewart simply... »