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  • Where the Jobs Are, the Training May Not Be Friday, 2 Mar 2012 | 4:53 AM ET

    As state funding has dwindled, public colleges have raised tuition and are now resorting to even more desperate measures — cutting training for jobs the economy needs most. The New York Times reports

  • Trying to Grab Their Attention? Try Saying Less Thursday, 1 Mar 2012 | 12:30 PM ET

    The problem with most business information: it's abstract and hard to see—even harder to eat, or digest.

  • Delaying Retirement: Why 68 Has Become 'the New 65' Wednesday, 29 Feb 2012 | 3:50 PM ET

    "Delaying retirement leaves a worker with fewer years of retirement to finance, more time to save and earn returns, and higher Social Security benefits," says one financial planner.

  • Facebook Has More Growth Ahead: Co-Founder Wednesday, 29 Feb 2012 | 6:42 AM ET
    Facebook

    Facebook has much more growth still left and will tap its existing users as well as secure growth by increasing the total number of users, Eduardo Saverin, one of the four co-founders of Facebook who retains a 5 percent stake in the social media giant, told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Power Listening by Bernard T. Ferrari

    The author says politicians "must learn to listen, in a focused and pro-active way, to constituents, experts, sometimes even to lobbyists, and most importantly, to each other."

  • Corporate Tax Reform or Political Rhetoric? Monday, 27 Feb 2012 | 7:03 AM ET

    President Obama's proposed corporate tax plan makes great political headlines. A president, who some have characterized as “anti-business,” serves up a reduction in the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 28 percent? Surely this is bullish news for business owners and investors, right? Not so fast.

  • The Workers That Vanished Friday, 24 Feb 2012 | 4:13 PM ET

    There’s been a steady decline in the unemployment rate, but there’s a catch. The definition of “unemployed” only includes people who sought work in the last four weeks and excludes everyone else, including the underemployed and the long-term unemployed. What have they been doing since they fell off the radar?

  • Scott: What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up? Friday, 24 Feb 2012 | 2:46 PM ET

    Are you still trying to figure out what you want to be when you grow up? Many people are, young and old. And if you think you already know, ask yourself again to make sure the answer hasn’t changed.

  • CEO Blog: Signs Your Business Should Borrow Thursday, 23 Feb 2012 | 11:04 AM ET

    There are times when it is good to borrow money, but those times are limited. So how do you know when you truly need to borrow for your business?

  • Hodges: The UK's Looming Brain Drain Thursday, 23 Feb 2012 | 10:36 AM ET

    MBA students in the United Kingdom and many other European nations are fleeing for business schools – and jobs – elsewhere. And fewer students outside the UK are seeking higher education within the region.

  • Calculating Realistic Returns for Your Retirement Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012 | 10:01 AM ET

    Figuring out how much you'll need to retire — or how much you can expect to earn on your retirement dollars — isn't as simple as plugging numbers into an online calculator.

  • Too Good to Be True: Self-Employment Scams Friday, 17 Feb 2012 | 3:47 PM ET
    Unemployed man searching classifieds

    If you’ve scoured the classified ads, you’ve seen listings offering big money to the self-employed. Be your own boss and earn a fortune while clad in a bathrobe and flip-flops! Unfortunately, these ads often target people without jobs, and if they take the bait, they become trapped in a self-employment scam.

  • Unconventional Leadership Lessons From Jeremy Lin Friday, 17 Feb 2012 | 12:31 PM ET
    Jeremy Lin

    How can several multi-million dollar basketball teams overlook Jeremy Lin, a dormant star player who was on their own teams? Unfortunately, conventional wisdom and thinking routinely prevent managers from finding, hiring and/or utilizing star players at companies around the world.

  • What to Do When You Can't Afford to Have a Bad Day Friday, 17 Feb 2012 | 10:59 AM ET

    Every day—even if you work at home—you present yourself. The minute you pick up the phone and say "Hello," that's a presentation. And what you're presenting, always, is your attitude, which others experience as positive energy, negative energy, or no energy.

  • Paul: Unlocking America's Factories Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012 | 3:02 PM ET

    Master Lock, which is getting a visit by President Obama, recently brought back 100 jobs from China. Is it possible that factory work is back after a decade of decline? Don't hold you breath, says the executive director of the Alliance for American Manufacturing.

  • CEO Blog: Are Future Generations Missing Critical Skills? Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012 | 11:46 AM ET

    We live in a world where our kids can find anything about everything on the internet. This generation knows more about technology than most of their parents. So, why is it that they can know so much, communicate so quickly and also be “connected” 24 hours a day, but they still don’t know the basics about money?

  • Student Loan Crisis Busts Savings Tuesday, 14 Feb 2012 | 3:42 PM ET
    Jerry Lewis

    Parents who borrow money to pay for their children's college education are exacerbating a growing student loan crisis.

  • Who's in the Room? - Bob Frisch

    The new book, "Who’s In the Room?", offers one of the first indepth looks at how decision making actually occurs within Senior Management Teams and how it breaks down.

  • It is true that there are some major differences between startups and established, public companies, but which type of organization is better is a personal preference. Before making your next career move here are 12 things you should consider.

  • No matter one’s perspective, we are unable to consider current market conditions vibrant or robust.

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