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  • Show. Me. The Money! How to ask for a raise Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Want a raise? Of course you do! But before you go pounding your fist and demanding more money, check out these 10 tips for how to ask for a raise.

  • Europe needs a credible deflation strategy Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    It’s time for the ECB to flesh out publicly its deflation strategy, the way Bernanke did for the Fed a decade ago, these NYU Stern professors argue.

  • Byron Wien: Here's why a 10% correction looms Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 2:10 PM ET
    Byron Wien

    The vice chairman of Blackstone explains why the market is due for a plunge.

  • US energy boom as big as Internet: Rahm Emanuel Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 9:26 AM ET
    Rahm Emanuel

    The energy boom is upending a lot of old assumptions, and it's as key to U.S. success as the invention of the Internet, Rahm Emanuel tells CNBC.

  • Amazon's secret weapon (No, it's not drones) Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Jeff Bezos

    Amazon's stock has shot up a staggering 26,500% since it went public in 1997 and it just had its best ever holiday season. Here's its secret weapon.

  • Adjusting forward guidance: What’s the point? Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 7:59 AM ET
    The Bank of England

    As the BoE considers lowering its trigger levels for raising interest rates, Moorad Choudhry asks what's the point in forward guidance?

  • Problems brewing at Starbucks? Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Some undercover work at Starbucks stores shows there may be problems brewing at Wall Street's coffee darling, says retail analyst Brian Sozzi.

  • This new Fed is a 'dream team': El-Erian Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 8:27 AM ET
    Mohamed El-Erian

    If Obama's three nominees to the Fed are approved, the country would have a dream team at the head of the central bank, says Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian.

  • Why do executives keep dissing this economy? Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    A shopper carries a Macy's shopping bag along the Magnificent Mile shopping district in Chicago.

    It's been a year of rising stock prices and economic recovery. So why are executives still making cuts and dissing this economy? Retail analyst Brian Sozzi explains.

  • Why Fed’s steering of economy is 'hazardous' Sunday, 12 Jan 2014 | 9:39 PM ET

    The data-driven policy actions that the Fed says it uses to steer economic growth and price stability perfectly fit the metaphor of visual navigation.

  • Christie's 2016 flight just got stuck in traffic Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 1:34 PM ET
    Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey.

    The Oval Office was all ready for Chris Christie but his presidential aspirations just got stuck in a traffic jam, says this political consultant.

  • Poll: Did 'Bridgegate' kill Christie's 2016 run? Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 1:24 PM ET
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks during a news conference on January 9, 2014 at the Statehouse in Trenton.

    Vote in our poll: Did the bridge-traffic scandal just kill Christie's chances of running for president in 2016?

  • Nader and theologians: Not so fast, Mr. Langone Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 9:58 AM ET
    Ralph Nader (L) and Ken Langone (R)

    Some Catholic theologians backed by activist Ralph Nader are criticizing billionaire Ken Langone for comments to CNBC about potential church fundraising problems.

  • Bad jobs report? Eh, don't worry about it Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 10:26 AM ET
    A worker builds a new home at a housing development in Phoenix, Arizona.

    Any way you slice it, this was a bad jobs report. But here's why you shouldn't worry about it, says Thomas Kee of Stock Traders Daily.

  • Adair Turner: Can you click away inequality? Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 7:06 AM ET
    Adair Turner

    Free markets will distribute the fruits of some new technologies in dramatically unequal ways.

  • Jack Ablin: Why we should raise the minimum wage Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 8:59 AM ET
    McDonald's french fries being prepared.

    Raising the minimum wage would probably have an adverse affect on payrolls but in the end, it would benefit the economy. Maybe now is the time to raise it, says Jack Ablin.

  • China should scrap its growth target Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 11:21 PM ET

    Despite China tweaking its monetary policy, it will not create true balance in its economy without scrapping the government's economic growth target.

  • Testing out Biz Stone's new app, Jelly Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 4:53 PM ET

    Twitter co-founder Biz Stone just launched a new app, called Jelly. Buzzfeed's Jon Steinberg tests it out. Here's his first impression.

  • So you want to act like a start-up? Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    A lot of companies SAY they want to act like a start-up with all that creativity and out-of-the-box thinking but guess what? Most are doing it wrong.

  • 10 New Year's resolutions for Wall Street Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Here are 10 resolutions for 2014 to get the financial system back on track as a positive force in society, contributing to economic growth.

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