A layoff is often a devastating situation. For some individuals, however, getting laid off is the best thing that ever happened to them.
During an economic crisis, how many people would voluntarily resign from a lucrative position with a Wall Street firm to face a virtual unknown future?
After she was laid off for the third time, Renee Flagler took her professional fate into her own hands.
Enter Kisha Holt, a former educator and mother of four who is now owner of kisha's kids an online boutique which carries kids’ accessories and toys featuring multi-cultural images.
In business timing is everything. Last year SLR Contracting & Service Company lead by President and CEO Sundra L. Ryce, planned to spend the next 12 to 18 months going back to the basics.
Physical money isn’t the only game in town when it comes to obtaining goods and services.
Blogging revolutionizes business. Blogging puts the business owner in closer touch with their customer base, says blogger and business owner Melinda Lewis.
It almost sounds like science fiction.
It’s not a matter of choosing between online social networking and networking face to face. Business owners and other professionals should do both.
When Van Jones — Oakland, Calif., activist, best-selling author and "green jobs" proselytizer — spoke to online political organizers last fall, he couldn't resist kidding them