The Fed is still months away from beginning the process of scaling back its $85 billion a month bond-buying program, JPMorgan Chief Economist Bruce Kasman tells CNBC.» Read More
Amid the wailing and gnashing of teeth that are governments’ attempts to confirm the long-term viability of the euro project, we are also witnessing an attempt to introduce a financial transactions tax (FTT) or “Tobin Tax” in the European Union.
Is Wall Street cutting bonuses enough? That is a question worth considering amid chatter that investment banking bonuses are expected to be the lowest they have been since 2008 amid lackluster profits.
No one would argue how important it is for there to be mutual trust in the workplace - but how do you create a trusting environment? This CEO and now author has 5 tips.
Hungary's economy is approaching "meltdown," analysts warn, adding another financial crisis within Europe and raising concerns about more extreme populist moods gaining ground. The Christian Science Monitor reports.
Caterpillar is one of dozens of companies, many with growing profits and large cash reserves, that have come to expect states to pay for training for factory workers in return for creating jobs, the New York Times reports.
Crosscurrents from Europe, a gaggle of Fed speakers and the start of earnings season in the coming week will provide a critical test for markets in the new year.
Message to my fellow conservatives: Please don’t blame the mainstream media for the improvement in jobs, unemployment, and economic growth. Reporters are not making this up. The economy is better. It’s going to give President Obama a leg up on the election. GOP beware, and come to your senses.
What has the Republican right up in arms about presidential candidate Rick Santorum’s tax proposals is he would reduce the corporate tax on manufacturing companies all the way to zero, while only cutting the tax on other corporations in half.
The euro has dipped below 1.27, and these investors say it still has a ways to go.
December's employment report shows improved hiring, but the gains will be limited if the economy slows down again, as some economists are predicting.
As a handful of employment reports helped stocks finish mixed Thursday, Cramer explains why job growth is so important.
The December jobs report is expected to reinforce the hiring trend but that may be the best it gets for awhile — the employment picture may deteriorate from here.
New research concludes that Americans enjoy less economic mobility than their peers in Canada and much of Western Europe, the New York Times reports.
What kind of surprises are in store for 2012? If Byron Wien is correct, Italy and Greece will voluntarily default and the S&P 500 will top 1400. Plus, who will win the presidential election and more predictions for 2012.
Wall Street kicked off the New Year in a bullish mood. A data-packed Thursday will put the market's mojo to the test, with two key jobs reports and the retail holiday report cards.
What follows is a list of jobs that may be prevalent in the 21st century. What they all have in common is they offer prospects to those entering the workforce for the rest of the century.
It's easy to lose your balance—in presenting, and in life - here's how to recover.
"New research shows that only 15% of adults have a written plan for their lives outlining their goals and the strategies for accomplishing them. The majority of people will bounce around like bumper cars this year from one meaningless thing to the next," the author says but adds, it doesn't have to be like that - here are five ways to build a Strategy for You.
There's a lot of buzz about “executive presence” these days. It’s the business "it" factor, but what exactly is "executive presence" and if you don't have it - can you get it? Yes, says this author.
Stocks started the new year with a bang and could continue to lift off Wednesday, as investors focus on the groups that got left behind in 2011