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U.N. Foundation Taps Ashish Thakkar to Channel His Entrepreneurial Expertise Towards Humanitarianism
Young Entrepreneurs

U.N. Foundation Taps Ashish Thakkar to Channel His Entrepreneurial Expertise Towards Humanitarianism

Thakkar, who founded a billion-dollar company in Uganda at age 15, has just been named chair of the U.N. Foundation's Global Entrepreneurs Council.
Geoff Weiss
Gasoline Lifts U.S. Consumer Prices; Economy Picks Up Speed
Economic Conditions

Gasoline Lifts U.S. Consumer Prices; Economy Picks Up Speed

Price stability and a strengthening economy, highlighted by a tightening labor market, likely will push the Federal Reserve a step closer to raising interest rates later this year.
10 Profitable Reasons to Major in Math or Science
College Students

10 Profitable Reasons to Major in Math or Science

These skills add up to more job opportunities. a new survey says.
Dear Politician: If Small Business Is So Important, How Do You Explain These Facts?
Small Businesses

Dear Politician: If Small Business Is So Important, How Do You Explain These Facts?

The economy runs on private-sector job growth. Why is that so hard to understand?
Susan Solovic
4 Tips That Will Boost Your Chances of Landing That Interview
Job seekers

4 Tips That Will Boost Your Chances of Landing That Interview

It may tough to land your resume in the "yes" pile, by following this advice will heighten your prospects.
Doug and Polly White
3 Ways Your Job Could Be Turning You Into a Procrastinator
Procrastination

3 Ways Your Job Could Be Turning You Into a Procrastinator

It's your responsibility to overcome dawdling but the first step is to recognize what's holding you up.
Peter Diamond
3 Tips Graduates Won't Hear at Commencement
College Graduates

3 Tips Graduates Won't Hear at Commencement

Why you should stop chasing the perfect job and start creating it.
Jeff Goins
Revealed: The No. 1 City to Find a Job
Small Business - Big Impact

Revealed: The No. 1 City to Find a Job

Job site Glassdoor released a ranking of the top 25 cities to work in.
Nina Zipkin
Indulge Your Obsessions When Choosing Your Life's Work
Passion

Indulge Your Obsessions When Choosing Your Life's Work

To be happy, figure out how to make a living doing what you think about when you don't have to think about anything in particular.
Sarah Vermunt
6 Tips on How to Find a Job in China
China

6 Tips on How to Find a Job in China

Want to be a global entrepreneur or employee? Here are the resources to get started.
Ryan McMunn
7 Signs You Need to Start Looking for Another Job After Your Employer Is Acquired
Careers

7 Signs You Need to Start Looking for Another Job After Your Employer Is Acquired

The company that hired you is invested in your success. The company that buys that company sees you as an expense.
Tor Constantino
5 Tips for Keeping Your Day Job While Launching Your Own Business
Small Business - Big Impact

5 Tips for Keeping Your Day Job While Launching Your Own Business

You want to give your new company your entire focus but few people can afford to abruptly give up their paycheck.
John Rampton
The Robots Are Coming. Is Your Job Safe?
Creativity

The Robots Are Coming. Is Your Job Safe?

If you're a bartender, probably not, according to a new report.
Laura Entis
4 Ways College Grads Can Prepare for Their First Real Job
College Graduates

4 Ways College Grads Can Prepare for Their First Real Job

The time between graduation and the first day of work is a crucial opportunity to get ready for the rest of your life.
Eddy Ricci