SEATTLE -- Amazon.com said it plans to add 100,000 full-time U.S. employees over the next 18 months, a move that comes amid pressure on the private sector by the incoming Trump administration to create jobs.
President-elect Donald Trump, under fire for his business conflicts, said Wednesday that he will turn his company over to his sons -- but he won't sell his network of properties and deals.
Trump will create a trust and ...Read more
MIAMI -- Andre Kay bootstrapped Sociallybuzz from a small social media "do it for you" company to a nationally recognized social media agency and software company. But Sociallybuzz today is not anything like what it was ...Read more
Thick, wet snow shrouded visibility and parallel ruts formed in the white stuff, serving as lanes. Traffic slowed to 20 mph, except for trucks and our Genesis G90 full-size sedan. We had full confidence at double the speed...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Once upon a time, an authoritative figure at my workplace tried to ban just about anything personal hanging in our cubicles. Food was a no-no, too, as was displaying anything on top of the cubicle dividers....Read more
NEW YORK -- Wal-Mart's slowdown in opening new stores -- part of an effort to cope with sluggish brick-and-mortar sales -- is now being touted as a growth plan.
On Tuesday, the company announced its intention to open, ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- Richard Davis, who led U.S. Bancorp through the economic downturn and shaped it into the nation's best-performing large bank by financial measures, will step down as chief executive in April, the company ...Read more
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Exxon Mobil is buying about 275,000 acres in the booming Permian Basin oil fields from the Bass family for $5.6 billion in stock and $1 billion in contingent cash payouts.
The oil company, which owns ...Read more
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DETROIT -- A week after President-elect Donald Trump criticized its production of cars in Mexico, General Motors on Tuesday pledged to invest $1 billion at several plants in the U.S.
The automaker also said it plans to ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- With speculation swirling about how Republicans might replace the federal health law, the chief executive of UnitedHealth Group offered no specifics Tuesday but said he sees the potential for health care ...Read more
A recent report said new dentists are graduating with as much as $400,000 in student loan debt and then face another $500,000 cost to acquire a dental practice.
Who would want to start a career with that kind of financial...Read more
Let's talk about your damn language at work.
Yeah, that's right, I put a profanity right at the top of this column. And if it weren't for the publishing standards of a newspaper that might be read by children, I would've ...Read more
Q: My son "Brett," who will graduate from college next year, has a documented diagnosis of high-functioning autism, often referred to as Asperger's syndrome. Fortunately, a full scholarship has made it possible for Brett ...Read more
Q: Due to some organizational changes, I will need to have conversations with team members about ways they fit in the new structure and changes that may affect them as roles change. These may be difficult; how can I best ...Read more
It's a challenge almost every worker faces: getting out the office door on time. Many get caught in an email trap, sticking around to send one more message and finding themselves still at the office an hour later. Others ...Read more
Millennials are on shaky ground, struggling to gain the same financial security afforded to their parents, new data analysis suggests.
When baby boomers were young adults, their net worth was double that of today's young ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- The U.S. Justice Department has accused Minnesota-based KleinBank of "redlining," the practice of unlawfully structuring its mortgage lending business to avoid serving minority neighborhoods around the Twin ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- In what's shaping up to be a highly competitive holiday weekend at the box office, 20th Century Fox and Chernin Entertainment's "Hidden Figures" has the No. 1 spot, just three days in. If it holds, it will ...Read more
Dear Edith: I am trying to downsize from my large upscale house to a much smaller house. My small house is complete, but my large house is not selling. My Realtor dropped the price three times in six months, to far less ...Read more
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying 10 satellites was launched into orbit Saturday morning and landed its first-stage booster on a drone ship in its first launch since a September explosion.
The first-stage booster landed ...Read more
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