Right now, too many Americans are working long days for less pay than they deserve. That's partly because we've failed to update overtime regulations for years -- and an exemption meant for highly paid, white collar employees now leaves out workers making as little as $23,660 a year -- no matter how many hours they work.
ATHENS -- Tsipras appeared triumphant to greet his voters last night. What kind of a triumph it is remains puzzling. A few meters away from the victorious prime minister in Syntagma Square, the heart of Greece, the ATMs stand dark and empty. "It's sad to admit that we see darker days than before, darker even than during the dictatorship," I heard an old woman saying while queuing to get money a few days ago. "Back then there was political discontent but no poverty. Now we have both."
Finding love can be tricky. Thankfully, technology has stepped in and made it easier to connect with others through matchmaking and dating sites.
Buying a home is a financial goal that has been delayed for many Americans thanks to the recent recession. With the economy continuing to strengthen in 2015, however, many wannabe homeowners have decided it's time to buy their first homes.
This interview is going down in the books as one of our all-time favorites. Period.
With the 2016 Election season underway, the swirl of candidates and campaigns is drawing us into a discussion. Behind the talking points and slogans, what's on display is not just leaders or leadership styles, but underlying worldviews.
Attorneys often ask how much they should spend on marketing their law firm each year. It is a simple fact that marketing is going to cost money. However, it's how you spend your money that makes a difference. You want to create a marketing budget that matches your goals.
Running a business costs money, it's a clear and indisputable reality of being a business owner. As a mom, I am always looking for great ways to save money at home, from ways to save on food, household supplies, clothing, and so much more, it only makes sense that I would apply the same strategies to my business.
Like a child waking up on Christmas morning, when an entrepreneur makes the commitment to start a new venture, the excitement is palpable. There is a rush of anticipation that flows through you that expands at the possibilities of the future.
The burgeoning field of online life, business, health, success coaching is a small wonder. Through the power of the internet and social media platforms like Facebook, being able to reach masses of people with one click of the "Post" button has become a new way of doing business.
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Go to college, study hard, get good grades, land a job, and rake in the money. Sounds pretty simple, right? Not so fast.
No one knows the pain of bankruptcy better than the professional men and women of the U.S. airline industry.
From the start I want to make it very clear that it is extremely hard to find a great programmer if you are not one. Many people would even say that it is impossible for someone without a programming background to find a great programmer.
"I'm opening up a small business and want to know what financial services, like banking and taxes, you recommend that most people don't consider when starting out. Also, are taxes for companies filed separately from individuals?"
You might know Peter Shankman as the founder of HARO (Help a Reporter Out), the famous website that connects journalists and experts. Shankman is a veteran tech journalist, PR specialist and thought leader who also happens to battle HDAD, the occasional vomiting house cat and Imposter syndrome.
As entrepreneurs, we need energy to pursue opportunities every day. But when you burn the candle at both ends, as many entrepreneurs do, you run the risk of burning out -- both physically and mentally.
The numbers continue to escalate for eCommerce sales which means the marketplace has become that much more competitive. Companies are devising new marketing tactics from Twitter sales to personalized ads to keep the cash flow booming.