Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant announced on Sunday he will retire after the 2015-16 National Basketball Association season.» Read More
Workers confess what they always wanted to be when they grew up. Yup, astronaut is on the list. To the water cooler ... and beyond!
A Florida businessman says he will add a 5 percent surcharge to customers' bills to offset what he says are the costs of Obamacare. He's also reducing his employees' hours.
Would you rather lose your health benefits or spend a night in jail? Most people choose ... JAIL!
Professors of finance calculate that buying high and selling low costs investors 1 percent of their returns every year.
Jason Sadler is the kind of guy who will sell you the shirt off his back. Now, he's going to go one better — he'll sell you the name off his driver's license!
Greece’s parliament has been asked to investigate why two former finance ministers did not pursue possible tax evaders on the so-called “Lagarde list” of 2,000 Greeks with Swiss bank accounts, the Financial Times reports.
There’s more to high-school popularity than just being elected prom-king or prom-queen, a recent study from a top economic research organization has found.
In their book the authors tell managers to get out of their offices and have more interaction with their people because employees may be telegraphing frustrations that you’re missing if you're stuck behind a desk.
A study of college freshman shows that 86 percent want to be financially well-off -- up more than 10 percent from last year.
It was an enticing tease, a resignation letter published in the Op-Ed pages of the New York Times. In it Greg Smith told the world why he was leaving Goldman Sachs breaking one of the most sacred rules and parting the curtains to give the public a look inside the legendary investment bank.
An EU-wide plan to impose a 40 percent female quota on listed company boards looks likely to be blocked on Tuesday as a rising number of commissioners have expressed categorical opposition to the proposal, the FT reports.
Making business decisions for the benefit of your customers first will almost always pay long-term dividends no matter how tough they may be from a profit standpoint at the moment.
Most earthquakes aren’t 10’s - and most problems aren’t 10’s either. Here's how you can use the Richter scale to help you solve your problems.
From elves to vampires and reindeer wranglers, here's a look at some of the season's odder jobs. Wait, you want me to do what?!
Have you sat in a job interview gazing into your inquisitor’s eyes and felt that he or she was only seeing your “expiration date?” If so, you wouldn't be alone. Ageism is real, writes this author who offers advice for those over 50 and looking for work.
The average college student who graduated in 2011 had $26,600 in student loans, according to a new report, which estimates two-thirds of last year’s college graduates had student loan debt.
In the next few months, America will not only have to cope with a fiscal drag but an unemployment cliff.
Read ahead to see what they are, and find out what employment data, industries and companies are located there to make them top destination states.
The teeth are pretty sharp on Wall Street but Father Sebastiaan van Houten, professional fang maker, makes them even sharper. Hsssssss!
Greg Smith - the guy who sent the world's most famous, "take this job and shove it" letter when he wrote a blistering op-ed about life inside Goldman Sachs, will release his book, “Why I Left Goldman Sachs: A Wall Street Story” next week. But the NYT has leaked the contents of the first chapter of the book.