U.S. manufacturing output rose for a second straight month in March, a sign of recovery from a long winter.» Read More
Although private equity is part of the larger capital markets that have driven growth and job creation in America, Glenn Hutchins, Silver Lake co-founder and co-CEO, tells CNBC that private equity gets a bad rap.
Employment is the most important issue facing the world over the next decade, Vikram Pandit, chief executive of Citigroup, along with the other co-chairs of the World Economic Forum, told journalists in Davos Wednesday.
The author writes there's a new mood out there among many successful execs - something called "precovery."
One California-based technology company, TeamLogic IT, is offering veterans not just a job, but an opportunity to own a franchise, and potentially hire fellow veterans.
More Americans are moving out of state to get a job, a development that could cut unemployment and better match workers with positions, USA Today reports.
Here are 10 people who quit their jobs and went on to make millions, whether it was creating personal wealth or revenue for their company.
This former Wall Streeter writes, "The massive tectonic shift in the markets that took place in 2008 and continues today has resulted in many financial stalwarts suddenly asking themselves questions....like is any of this worth it?"
America’s infrastructure can and should be built with American steel. That is why current Buy America provisions are so important, and why efforts to circumvent these provisions, such as California used in the Bay Bridge project, need to be stopped.
Some prefer a modest place to call home, belying their rock-star-nerd status. But others have splurged, showing it really pays to be a geek after all.
How do the best entrepreneurs manage to succeed so often and so convincingly?
If you want to see who leads innovation and why, buy a ticket to Africa or India.
According to a just-released poll, 40 percent of affluent Americans are now optimistic about the U.S. economy, the highest level of optimism in nearly six months. However, only three-in-ten think 2012 will be a good year for business.
While many deliveries by UPS and FedEx are run-of-the-mill, others are a bit more outrageous. Find out what special deliveries required more than just a box and some packing tape.
We have seen students try to navigate through this “data smog” with social sites, texting, e-readers, music devices and tablets. But are they really augmenting their schoolwork with the latest must-have inventions? Or are their studies suffering while they fall prey to digital domination?
In a lighthearted send-up of the SOPA and PIPA protests, self-described "internet scientist" Forest Gibson, aka LaughPong, has produced a new version of Don McLean's "American Pie" called "The Day the LOLcats Died".
Obama Administration officials working on a turnaround of General Motors and Chrysler asked for advice from the consulting firm Bain & Company, among other consulting firms, speaking to partners there at least twice, according to multiple sources familiar with the conversations.
In 2012, the term “mobility” has become more than a pure wireless connection for consumers – it’s a gateway to access popular services, personal media and the cloud anytime, anywhere.
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A previous story incorrectly reported that Mitt Romney's former firm, Bain & Co., was part of a team of consulting companies that advised President Barack Obama on a decision to shutter car dealerships during the auto bailout.
Jobs just don’t last like they used to, but it’s still possible to stay with one profession over the long haul. Click to see what some of them are.
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