Category: Leadership

Jobless claims fall to four-year low

Jobless claims fall to four-year low

  NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Claims for unemployment benefits fell sharply last week to their lowest level in more than four years, but the drop was due mostly to a technical issue. About 339,000...

4 tax breaks for parents on the chopping block

4 tax breaks for parents on the chopping block

Many low-income parents could see their tax bills jump by thousands of dollars next year.   NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Many low-income parents could see their tax bills jump by thousands of dollars next...

The Radical Implications of Warren Buffett’s Conservative Approach

The Radical Implications of Warren Buffett’s Conservative Approach

The principles that have made Warren Buffett the greatest living investor work for a lot more than just stocks. If you’re walking along and you see a $20 bill lying on the sidewalk, don’t...

Fiscal cliff is ‘ticking time bomb’ for stocks

Fiscal cliff is ‘ticking time bomb’ for stocks

  Investment experts say the outcome of congressional elections will play a bigger role than the presidential race, since lawmakers in the House and Senate will dictate how to resolve the fiscal cliff. NEW...

Stocks: Investors playing a waiting game

Stocks: Investors playing a waiting game

  Click on chart for more premarkets data. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — U.S. stock futures were little changed Tuesday as investors gear up for the unofficial start of the third-quarter earnings season. Aluminum producer...

Obama trounces Welch’s job record

Obama trounces Welch’s job record

Jack Welch’s hiring history isn’t much to tweet about. Obama critic Jack Welch FORTUNE — Jack Welch, the former CEO of General Electric, has attacked the notion that President Obama and his policies are...

Groupon And Zynga Are The Worst-Performing Stocks Of The Year

Groupon And Zynga Are The Worst-Performing Stocks Of The Year

Eric Lefkofsky (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Near the end of 2011, two hot Internet companies conducted rich initial public offerings that seemed to inaugurate a new Internet stock boom. Groupon, a daily deals web site,...

How to Be a Genius Without Being a Jerk

How to Be a Genius Without Being a Jerk

Everyone has distinct talents that make them great at something. Whether you’re blessed with extraordinary intellect, physical prowess or virtually anything else, your area of expertise makes you unique. Do people run when they...

Stocks: Job market to steal the show

Stocks: Job market to steal the show

  Click the chart for more stock market data NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — The fourth quarter kicks off with a series of important reports on the U.S. economy. While data from across the economic...

How Americans Spend Their Number

How Americans Spend Their Number

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