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Fewer Americans Thankful for U.S. Economic Situation Than in the '80s. But They All Love Their Leftovers.
The percentage of adults thankful for the economic situation in the U.S. is lower than in 2010 and about a fifth of what it was in the mid-1980s, according to a new poll.
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Global Startup Trend for 2014: Consider Brazil
With global events, a rising middle class and major investment opportunities, all eyes are on Brazil.
The Freelance Economy Is Booming. But Is It Good Business?
Elance and other online platforms have made possible a global marketplace for so-called fractional work. But with full-time employment opportunities shrinking, is freelancing the way forward?
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Report: U.S. Adults Lag Behind International Peers in Literacy, Math and Tech Skills
A new survey by the OECD shows that Americans across generations performed below average on math, reading and problem solving.
Time to Hire? Where Small Businesses Are Adding Jobs (Infographic)
Small businesses added 71,000 jobs last month. Here's a deeper look at where those jobs are.
Where Job Growth Is Strongest (Infographic)
The ADP Employment Report shows companies added 176,000 new jobs last month, below the average of the past three months.
Investors Across the Globe Warm Up to U.S. Businesses, Cool to Emerging Markets
The investing community slows its headlong dash into some of the riskier entrepreneurship countries, according to a new report.
Skateboarding World Champion Pierre Andre on Building the Etnies Empire
The mind behind game-changing skating shoe designs shares the yearlong journey that took him from living on the streets of Venice Beach to the premiere stages of freestyle.
Small-Business Confidence Levels Rise, But Not Fast Enough
Small-business owners are marginally more confident than they have been, but their optimism remains below historic norms, a new report finds.
Consumer Spending Flat for Last Three Months: Poll
Despite other economic data to the contrary, U.S. consumer spending may not be as healthy as some believe.
Startups Creating Fewer Jobs -- Not a Problem
The decline in new jobs created by small businesses could be a good thing. Here's why.
The Case for Shopping Local (Infographic)
How redirecting even 10 percent of consumer spending from chains to local small businesses can boost local economies and create jobs.
Business Owners More Optimistic About U.S. Economy
The latest survey of private-company executives by PricewaterhouseCoopers shows that almost two-thirds of U.S. business owners consider the U.S. economy growing.
Economists Optimistic Even As Sales Growth Slows
A group of economists believe that U.S. economic growth is stable despite sales growth slowing in the second quarter, according to a new report.
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