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The recovery has been painfully slow, and Americans naturally look for the silver lining in new economic numbers. Yet, thirty-three months since the "recovery" officially started, and the unemployment rate still hasn’t fallen below 8.3 percent. Unfortunately, the recent “good news” on the drop in initial unemployment insurance claims and job number increases don’t mean what reporters think they mean.
One in five American workers say they don't know what their chief executive looks like.
A survey by theFIT finds that when most employees are taking sick days they are actually telling the truth.
What was it that enabled Shackleton and his teammates to overcome extreme adversity and return without loss of life? This author is convinced that it was much more than luck. He believes their survival was the result of certain leadership strategies - strategies can be used by leaders in any organization facing today's unprecedented levels of turbulence, ambiguity, and uncertainty.
The United States new found abundance of natural gas has set off a manufacturing revival that could spell jobs for many citizens in different sectors.
Americans are feeling better about the economy, according to the latest CNBC All-America Economic Survey, but still have deep-seated concerns that present problems for both parties in the presidential election.
If the U.S. Supreme Court finds the Obama mandatory health insurance law constitutional "it's going to basically bankrupt the states," Texas Gov. Rick Perry tells CNBC.
Some nations around the globe are in considerably worse debt positions than others. Here are nations with the world's greatest debts.
"Veterans have led in the field; they can lead in a factory or research facility. Veterans believe in getting the job done and doing it in the right way," writes GE Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt.
The transition from serving in the U.S. Armed Forces to working in the private sector can be a difficult one.
TroopSwap is a full-fledged e-commerce and daily deals site exclusively for veterans, service members and their families. The discount site offers up to 90 percent off on everything from skydiving to legal services, vacations and restaurants.
Snap-on Tools is one of several franchises that have been offering financial discounts and special training for veterans who are looking to transition back to civilian life.
If money was no object, what would you do with the rest of you life? This author says you might discover the richest person is not who has the most, but the one who needs the least.
This author and wife of a successful entrepreneur writes, "The biggest illusion about entrepreneurship is that it is a solo activity."
“Influence” has been one of the most studied aspects of politics, marketing, sociology, and psychology and yet it has never really been measured in a statistically valid way. Until now, says the author of "Return On Influence."
The number of Law School Admission Tests (LSATs) administered has seen the largest decline in more than a decade, reflecting a spreading view that the U.S. legal market is in terrible shape, the New York Times reports.
we began to realize that in life’s new second half—extended by medicine’s miracles, yet filled with unprecedented uncertainties—a bewildering new challenge was staring us in the face
You might shake your head and insist that you don’t procrastinate. After all, you didn’t get to where you are today by being lazy and putting off your work. But the truth is that most people in leadership positions do procrastinate – they just don’t know they’re doing it.
When we think of disruptive technologies like smart phones and web conferencing that have transformed American business, we tend to see the positive. In the classroom, skepticism concerning these types of game changing technologies runs high.
In the wake of the explosive resignation at Goldman Sachs, this author asks, "does anyone on Wall Street really, truly care about the customer anymore?"