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7 Signals of Turnover in Silicon Valley

Richard Moran | Posted 05.26.2015 | Business
Richard Moran

Great employees fuel the Silicon Valley engine. But keeping them can be a challenge. Like a card player who broadcasts the next move, maybe we can read the turnover signals in advance.

A Skewed Realty Reality, In Northern California

Harvey Gotliffe, Ph.D. | Posted 03.05.2014 | Money
Harvey Gotliffe, Ph.D.

According to Forbes magazine, the highest median home price in the nation is $6,665,231 in Zip Code 94027 in Atherton, just north of the Silicon Valley.

California's Richest Town Bills The White House For Obama Visit

Carly Schwartz | Posted 06.25.2013 | San Francisco

Ahh, Atherton. A quaint California enclave nestled in the hills of Silicon Valley. The town boasts a rolodex of powerhouse inhabitants, including C...

England Has Poetry Police?

John Lundberg | Posted 09.21.2012 | Home
John Lundberg

How scathing are Swift's poems? Not so scathing, really. In one example, he took Bolton's manager to task in rhyming couplets of something like iambic heptameter, also known as "fourteeners."

Matt Sledge

California High-Speed Rail Faces Trouble In Palo Alto -- And More In Washington

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.24.2011 | San Francisco

ATHERTON, Calif. -- Walk down Ashfield Road in this well-heeled town of 7,000 on the San Francisco Peninsula and you'll find million-dollar homes surr...

Nurses Make a House Call

Peter Dreier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Peter Dreier

Meg Whitman has made attacks on unions, and particularly the California Nurses Association, a centerpiece of her campaign against Jerry Brown. But now California nurses are taking a stand -- on her doorstep.