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GettyThe best things in life may be free, but that doesn't mean they won't take time, sweat, and perseverance to acquire.That's especially the case when it comes to learning important life skills.To ascertain which talents are worth the investment,...
Companies want more from their employees than technical smarts.
A new report shows that the conditions that create the pay gap begin in college.
BI IntelligenceThis story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.As the battle over the Chinese mobile wallet market wages on, the gap between leading players WeChat Pay (owned...
Donald Trump surprised lawmakers — and even many advisers — last week when he announced he would release details of his tax plan on Wednesday
BI IntelligenceThis story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.Cable company Comcast went live with its previously announced integration of Apple Pay for bill payments,...
Mike Ehrmann/GettyImagesSports are a great way to get in some exercise.And while burning calories isn't the only measure of an exercise's value, the number can tell you something about how hard you're working your body.The important caveat here...
The loss of retail jobs – such as those at BHS – can push female workers into a marketplace that cares little about childcareWhether it’s the gender pay gap, a lack of promotion opportunities or the demand from retailers to work longer shifts...
Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesTake it from a former Stanford dean who's dealt with more than her fair share of bright-but-bumbling 20-somethings: Just reaching a particular birthday does not make you an adult."I was seeing more and more [students] who...
The U.K. government’s decision to hold snap parliamentary elections in June will delay by a month the regulatory-review process for 21st Century Fox’s $15 billion bid to buy the 61% of U.K. pay-television giant Sky it doesn’t already own.
Rupert Murdoch will have to wait an additional month to learn the fate of his planned takeover of British pay TV provider Sky.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is taking a victory lap in Atlantic City, saying his hard-fought takeover of the struggling gambling resort is starting to pay off with projects like a new university campus and a major casino...
TORONTO (AP) - Non-resident foreign nationals buying real estate in Toronto and surrounding areas will pay an additional property transfer tax of 15 percent under legislation proposed by the Ontario government. Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne made the...
Perhaps Facebook should pay a bit more attention to the hard truths of the world in which we currently live.
BIIThis story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.Viacom, Discovery Communications, and AMC Networks are in talks with four to six pay-TV providers to offer...
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Tim Harford, Carla Hayden and Rahmein Mostafavi are panelists. The "Undercover Economist," the Librarian of Congress and the comedian join TMSIDK in Washington, D.C. — the city that wants to be a state — to learn about wannabes, from...
Potentially investing thousands of hard-earned dollars in a stock can be a very difficult decision for the average American. It’s always difficult to trust company management because part of their job is to put a positive spin on the company’s...
If you’ve dined at Shoney’s anytime since Dec. 2016, you probably want to take a good hard look at your credit and debit card statements, as reports from financial institutions indicate that some card accounts used to pay for meals at recently...
BI IntelligenceThis story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.Android Pay announced integrations within mobile banking apps of Bank of America, Bank of New Zealand,...