From Hooters waitress to company president, Kat Cole has had a stellar rise to become a star in the restaurant industry. Focus Brands Group President Kat Cole discusses her new job and how she avoids complacency.» Read More
In an effort to increase access to education and lower costs, President Obama unveiled ¿America¿s College Promise.¿ a proposal to make community college free. University of Pennsylvania President Dr. Amy Gutmann discusses the cost of educating America.
Within a decade, cars may drive themselves. CNBC's Phil Lebeau and Arizona State University Reynolds Center for Business Journalism Director Mickey Maynard discuss the industry and how car makers plan to get more drivers behind the wheel.
Americans are throwing out the equivalent of $165 billion of food each year. But MintScraps CEO Tony Vu and Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group's Elizabeth Meltz discuss how technology can help the restaurant industry clean off its plates.
Just like their owners, pets are living longer and can run up big medical bills in the process. Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson shares tips on how to prepare for problems when illness or injury strikes your furry friend.
The debate over Obamacare is as strong as ever. Mount Sinai Hospital CEO & Pres. Dr. Kenneth Davis discusses the impact of the Affordable Care Act, the business of being sick and why modern medicine is closer to finding a cure for the flu and cancer.
Branchless banking is gaining momentum as customers may no longer need to visit a bank to perform transactions. Father-daughter team, BankMobile Chairman & CEO Jay Sidhu and Chief Strategy Officer Luvleen Sidhu discuss their big bet on mobile banking.
The New Year has dropped millions of Americans resolving to get in better shape. Jenny Craig & Curves CEO Monty Sharma discusses the challenge of keeping fitness resolutions and staying on track.
The December jobs number proves the strengthening economy is intact. Is now a good time to ask for a raise? Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson shares tips on climbing the salary ladder and having the money talk with your boss.
Millions of low-wage workers got a raise on New Year¿s Day, when 21 states increased their hourly minimum wages. Cato Institute Senior Fellow Dan Mitchell and Center on Budget and Policy Priorities Senior Fellow Jared Bernstein discuss how minimum wage increases could impact economic growth.
Last year the Dow and S&P rose to unprecedented highs. Will 2014's record gains keep looking up in 2015? Mike Holland, Holland & Company chairman and Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington Pres. & CEO discuss the market's direction for 2015.
Fania Records used to be the heartbeat of the U.S. Latin audience from the 1960s to 1980s. Michael Rucker, Fania Records chief marketing officer, discusses the sound of success and how the once-dormant music label became all digital and profitable.
Did you vow to spend less and save more, or adopt new money habits in 2015? Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson shares tips to turn financial resolutions into reality and throughout the rest of your life.
Bitcoin and ApplePay helped to create a new digital economy in 2014 but what will the cyber wallet look like next year? Aspen Institute CEO Walter Isaacson discusses top innovators and new technologies that will shape 2015.
As big as 2014 was, 2015 has the potential to be even bigger. Pulitzer-Prize winning New York Times columnist and author Thomas Friedman discusses his predictions for stories that will make headlines in 2015.
The holidays are over. Did you get a gift that doesn't fit or isn't you? Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson fills us in on hassle-free ways to return unwanted presents to get the refund or exchange for the gift you really want.
As the Fed preached patience when it comes to rate hikes, the markets surged, and headed for a Santa Claus Rally. Wharton School Professor of Finance Jeremy Siegel explains why falling oil prices, rising corporate profits and a slow moving Fed could point the way towards Dow 20k.
After more than 50 years of a U.S. economic embargo on Cuba, President Obama announced the restoration of diplomatic ties with the nation still under Castro's regime. Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass discusses what this new foreign policy means for Cuban-American relations.
Disney's "Frozen" is not only the highest-grossing animated movie of all time, it's also a hit on ice! The live entertainment feature "Frozen on Ice" is still at the top spot. Feld Entertainment Executive Vice President Nicole Feld talks how the coolest show on ice became the hottest ticket in town.
The Christmas countdown is underway. Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson fills us in on how to beat the clock and the crowds to make sure the presents get under the tree on time.
If there was ever a time to buy a home, it could be now. Yale University Professor of Economics & Co-founder Case-Shiller Index Robert Shiller discusses whether new guidelines will create a housing market boom or another mortgage bubble.