Activists in Chicago blocked entrances to high-end stores during a Black
Friday protest of the fatal shooting of black teenager Laquan
Micosoft's Gwen Houston cites an increase in the portion of women, African-Americans,
and Hispanics among hires straight out of college.
If Black Friday is dying, that doesn’t mean holiday shopping is too. Research indicates more people may shop on Cyber Monday than any of other day.
For the first time, American travelers will be able to use a debit card
in Cuba, easing the need to carry big wads of cash.
For Under Armour, the goal is to establish emotional connections with
the company’s athletes and to engage their fans in the marketplace.
Today marks Women’s Entrepreneurship Day 2015 and according to the
American Express OPEN Holiday Growth Pulse survey, female entrepreneurs
are gearing up for growth more than their male counterparts.
Last month, aspiring mid-level managers engaged members of The Executive
Leadership Council over two days of professional development seminars
led by today’s leading African American corporate executives, thought
leaders and educators.
After 2 years in operation and millions of dollars spent, the small business health insurance exchange created by the ACA is struggling to catch on.
Govvernor Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday he will unilaterally
raise the minimum wage for some 10,000 state employees to $15 per hour.
The unemployment rate in Oct. dipped slightly to 5%, and
measures of stress in the job market continued improving, the Labor