Amid a shifting global economy, American factories are getting a makeover and second life for start-ups and makers of new products.» Read More
If your favorite restaurant seems a bit busier, that's because it probably is, and economists see that as a sign of growing consumer confidence.
Office holiday parties seem like harmless occasions for festivity but throw in free food and drink and they can be a recipe for career disaster. You have to think of them like staff meetings only in fancy clothes. Before you go, read this list of 10 things to avoid saying at this year's office holiday party.
It's almost an open secret: American businesses are on strike.
Starting this year, small business owners are hoping to make "Small Business Saturday" a national success. One small business owner offers his opinion on what makes his and other family-owned businesses so unique and so successful.
The turducken has long been a Thanksgiving punchline, thanks to John Madden, but it's a very real, very tasty alternative to the traditional turkey. Here, all your most-pressing questions are answered about this triple threat of Thanksgiving meat.
As the question of extending the Bush tax cut remains up in the air, President George W. Bush defended the cuts on CNBC Monday, saying that they lead to job growth.
For a show about nothing, "Seinfeld" really taught us a lot about life. Well, a couple of armchair scholars say it also taught us a lot about the economy — from the "Soup Nazi" to Elaine's "spongeworthy" test.
Love to travel, write and eat? This restaurant chain is holding a contest for "culinary ambassador" job: They'll pay you $10,000 to eat and tweet your way through Asia!
Economist Ian Shepherdson, known for being one of the first in 2005 to warn about the coming U.S. housing crisis and subsequent recession, is now saying he sees signs of a recovery in 2011 as long as commercial and industrial lending from banks continues to grow.
In this tough economy you don't always need new skills to land a job. Some clever entrepreneurs have figured out all you need is yourself and a little creativity. Here's how they squeezed the most money — out of themselves.
President Obama is moving to cool down his war with the United States Chamber of Commerce, one of the most bitter political feuds of the last two years. The New York Times reports.
From witches to crazy Tea Partiers to professional wrestlers — and what was that bit about meatballs? — this election has been chock full of comedic material. Here are 10 of the most hilarious election bumper stickers.
Jimmy McMillan is famous for running for New York governor on "The Rent Is Too Damn High" party — and for his signature white chops. Well now, he's extending his 15 minutes of fame. His new CD drops on election day. Oh, yeah.
You might think that when the economy is still clawing back, it’s the wrong time to ask for a raise. In fact, some salary pros say, that’s one of the best times to ask for a raise. Here are some tips for how to do it the right way — at the right time.
Meet the Martins, the family that is literally a human billboard. Wherever they go, they're advertising for you — even when they're on vacation! The kids are so excited, they're doing flips — literally!
Here are some key lessons Honest Tea's Seth Goldmam figured out the hard way as an entrepreneur.
The end of the world may have been postponed (yay!) but we still need to be prepared — especially with the election coming up. You know, just in case. Here are some tips for the apocalypse — everything from what you should be doing now to packing your Apocalypse Go Kit.
Vineyard Vines co-founders Shep and Ian Murray offer their take on the two most important parts of building a successful company.
Ah, to be rich and in your 20s — or teens. These are the Young Millionaires — Not famous people like rap stars and NBA players, but everyday people who made their first million while others their age were still fetching coffee — or playing with their friends. Click ahead to read their stories — and how they made their first million so young.
Ah, to be rich and in your 20s...or teens. Here are a few everyday people who made their first million while others their age were still fetching coffee...or playing with their friends.
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