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Why The Digital Revolution Is Really Just Getting Started

Has digital technology really made us better off?  While there are lots of impressive gadgets, the impact on our...
Read more Apr 4 2014, 11:41pm CDT
 

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Time to Rethink Canada’s Foreign Worker Program: C.D. Howe Institute

Source: Canada Free Press

Toronto, Ont - Changes to the Temporary Foreign Workers (TFW) program between 2002 and 2012, which made it easier to hire foreign workers, accelerated the rise in unemployment in Alberta and British Columbia, according to a new C.D. Howe Institute report. In “Temporary Foreign Workers in Canada: Are They Really Filling Labour Shortages?”, author Dominique M. Gross finds that easier access to foreign labour can generate undesirable incentives on the part of employers and prospectiv ...
Full article at: Canada Free Press 16 minutes ago
 

Michigan Minimum Wage Increase is a Part of Obama’s Agenda

Michigan Minimum Wage Increase is a Part of Obama’s Agenda
The minimum wage increase in Michigan and several other states is a part of President Obama’s agenda. And despite the forestalling measures of rigid Republicans it is going to be put into action.
Read more Apr 3 2014, 8:03am CDT
 

Money Matters: Are you dreading your portfolio review?

Source: WMUR New Hampshire

Best Selling Economist Author Thomas Piketty Speaks At UC Berkeley
“Stock funds slump.” With headlines like these sometimes seen in the press and some investment statements showing assets with negative returns, you are probably dreading your portfolio review. ...
Full article at: WMUR New Hampshire 34 minutes ago
 

Seattle mayor to unveil $15 minimum wage plan

Source: TwinCities.com

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SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Mayor Ed Murray is scheduled Thursday to release his plan on how to raise the minimum wage to $15 an ...
Full article at: TwinCities.com 1 hour ago
 

Freelancer.com: How To Monetize 5 Billion People

Freelancer.com: How To Monetize 5 Billion People
Almost two-thirds of the global population – five billion people – have yet to access the internet.  They live on...
Read more Apr 2 2014, 7:11am CDT
 

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Is Marketing on Facebook Still Relevant In 2015?
Is Marketing on Facebook Still Relevant In 2015?
A recent study done by researchers at Princeton University suggests that Facebook will experience a rapid decline in activity over the next few years. The research, which compares the lifecycle of popular social networking sites to the lifecycle of...
 
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Collateral Damage: The Effect of Card Fraud on Small Businesses, Customers And The Economy

Source: The Huffington Post

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In the weeks and months since the much-publicized Target hack, which exposed tens of millions of customer card records, I've had countless conversations about "What's that mean to me?" After having explained the impacts enough to my friends, family, coworkers and industry peers, I thought I would take a moment and put pen to paper. But wait, after the cards were/are compromised, the banks reissue you a new card, they let you dispute any bad transactions and the merchants may ...
Full article at: The Huffington Post 1 hour ago
 

Shift In Agricultural Sales Timing, Lower Chemical Prices Weigh On DuPont's Earnings Growth

Source: Business Balla

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DuPont reported modest earnings growth for the first quarter due to lower agricultural sales volume and continuing pricing pressures in the chemicals segment. The company’s ...
Full article at: Business Balla 1 hour ago
 

Libor experts warn of urgent need for automation

Libor experts warn of urgent need for automation
Interbank lending benchmark Libor needs a large technical overhaul in which banks introduce automated calculations...
Read more Mar 26 2014, 7:17am CDT
 


 

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