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Why We Must Remodel The Workplace Today

Suzanne Braun Levine | Posted 05.17.2013 | Fifty
Suzanne Braun Levine

In her book 'Lean In,' Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg called it 'the ultimate chicken and egg situation.' She is talking about the endless back and forth about what is holding women back from Having It All, whether the system needs to change in order for women to get ahead or whether women need to get ahead to change the system. There are problems to this discussion.

Why Making Your Business 'Baby Boomer-Friendly' Is a No-Brainer!

Alexis Abramson, Ph.D. | Posted 04.21.2013 | Fifty
Alexis Abramson, Ph.D.

The 50+ population is still a swiftly developing consumer market, and it's hitting an all-time high in terms of global aging. While catering to baby boomers may not necessarily fit into every business's products and services, they're a demographic that deserves closer attention.

It's Time to Talk About Insurance, Even If You Don't Want To

Don McNay | Posted 10.24.2011 | Business
Don McNay

As people work to make money on Main Street, insurance plays a key role in making sure that an illness, fire, or accident does not put them out of business and that the financial goals for families and charities are met if the person who set the goals dies before they are achieved.

From Newbies To Veterans, What Do Teachers Want?

John Merrow | Posted 07.10.2011 | Education
John Merrow

In the clamor, the voices of regular classroom teachers are difficult to hear, which is why I am devoting this blog to them. With apologies to Sigmund Freud, "What do teachers want?"

NY AG Probes Insurance Companies Over Reports Of Witholding Payment Soldiers' Families

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo said Thursday that he had opened a fraud investigation into how life insurers pay out benefits after p...

Children Getting Too Much Money, Too Soon

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Many young people who blow their money look back and wish they had a second chance to do it right.

The Lottery Question

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Everyone has dreams and desires but usually keep them hidden, back in the recesses of their minds. The lottery question gets those dreams and desires out in the open, on the front burner.

Citigroup Proposed Reverse Stock Split: Didn't They Learn Any Lessons from AIG?

Michael Russnow | Posted 11.11.2011 | Business
Michael Russnow

For God's sake, let the company continue to mend and slowly work its way back to financial health without methods that are historically unhelpful to the stock value.