A four-year college degree is worthwhile and brings a person about $800,000 more in wages versus someone who only graduated from high school. College graduates can help their chances of employment by ensuring they have the right skill sets and being patient and diligent in their job searches.
Social psychologist Jennifer Eberhardt, from Stanford University, has been named a 2014 MacArthur fellow. She has been awarded the distinction for her thorough work on racial matters such as biased policing methods that lead to racial profiling. Also known as the "genius grant," the award is a cash gift of $625,000 to be paid over a five-year period.
Public artist Rick Lowe has been named a 2014 MacArthur fellow. He is the founder of Project Row Houses, a non-profit community art project dedicated to rebuilding houses in the Third Ward section of Houston, Texas. Also known as the "genius grant," the award is a cash gift of $625,000 to be paid over a five-year period.
In theory, managing your money is easy. Spend less than you make, and you’re set. Reality proves more difficult, so check out our guide to making better decisions regarding money management.
H. Carl McCall, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the State University of New York, has been a tireless and relentless champion of higher education and that’s why he is firmly committed to a recent initiative by HistoryMakers, the nation’s largest African American video oral history archive.
Whole Foods is seeking a location for a second store in Detroit. More than 75 percent of the store’s 180 employees live in the city.
To become fearless at work, accept the risks and downsides of bold moves and approach rejection differently.
Hiring the right team can help ensure the success of your business. It's crucial that each new hire meshes well with the existing team.
The newest version of Amazon’s Fire tablets and Kindle e-readers, which launch next month, will come with the requisite incremental innovations.
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