Category: Economics & Business

10Dec
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How more deportations under Trump could lead to a spike in foreclosures

Researchers at Cornell University published a study this week that links an increase in deportations to a higher rate of foreclosure within Latino communities. They found that nearly one-third of...

15Nov
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How Trump Won Using Strategic Branding, and What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Him

It doesn’t matter if you’re thrilled or outraged or something in between at seeing Donald Trump become our new president-elect. Objectively, Trump ran an impressive and surprising political campaign,...

15Nov
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46 Facts You Should Know About Entrepreneurship (Infographic)

Take a look at these 46 facts that every entrepreneur should know, by dealsunny.com. Small Business Funding

01Nov
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Hundreds of prominent economists just denounced Donald Trump in an open letter to voters

Nearly 400 economists have signed an open letter to voters denouncing Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and telling voters to “choose a different candidate.” “Donald Trump is...

11Oct
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Leaked emails show State Department gave special attention to Bill Clinton’s friends after Haiti earthquake

A State Department official close to Hillary Clinton appeared to give preference to former President Bill Clinton’s friends after the devastating earthquake in Haiti in 2010, emails leaked to ABC...

11Oct
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How and When to Grow Your Company’s Accounting Function

hortly after we had started our consulting firm, Whitestone Partners, we began an engagement with a home healthcare business. As we do in almost all of our engagements, we asked to see the...

20Sep
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Former House Speaker John Boehner Joins Washington Law Firm

John A. Boehner, the former speaker of the House who left Congress and his leadership post last year, is joining Squire Patton Boggs, a Washington-based law firm long known for its lobbying work. However,...

31Aug
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Uber is rolling out fully electric vehicles in London

A handful of Uber drivers in London are now driving fully electric cars as part of a new three-month study. The San Francisco taxi-hailing company, which already has thousands of hybrid Toyota Prius cars...

28Aug
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self-driving cars won’t replace drivers’ jobs, but they might make carpooling awkward

Imagine hailing a Lyft car through the app and a driverless car comes to pick you up. Now imagine it picks up another passenger, and then a third, all of them strangers. That could be the future of...

28Aug
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Why young people aren’t buying houses

This much is obvious: Young people don’t buy homes like they used to. In the aftermath of the recession and weak recovery, the share of 18- to- 34 year olds—a.k.a.: Millennials—who own a home has...