Category: Business

Keystone XL Pipeline Construction Blocked by Federal Judge

A federal judge in Montana on Thursday blocked construction of the Keystone XL pipeline to allow the State Department to provide a fuller explanation of how the...

Main Street strengthens, but tough lending conditions linger

Despite the Fed’s overall positive data on Main Street, optimism remains uneven since the recession. In separate data out Tuesday, U.S. small business confidence...

Dow futures point to triple-digit gains amid earnings

U.S. stock index futures pointed to triple-digit gains on Tuesday, as investors awaited a flurry of earnings results from major companies. At around 4:30 a.m. ET, Dow...

Who Actually Listens to Halloween Music?

“It’s part of the culture here,” he said. “It’s just an escape from what we are.” Also, according to Salt Lake Magazine, there are 56 registered...

The tiny start-up challenging the big FedEx machine

Gibbon, 31, eventually put his engineering background to use to find a solution (he had previously developed the price-comparison iPhone app called ShopAround, which...

Adriene Mishler on how to cultivate a strong following

At the end of the day, “it’s a commitment” when seeing something through to completion, Mishler explains, offering examples such as work tasks, being a...

A New Director for International Association of Culinary Professionals

Tanya Steel, 54, an editor and writer who has worked for decades in the food media, is the new executive director of the International Association of Culinary...

Businesses push back against regulations

In one state, you can end up in jail for up to six months for selling baked goods. Inside the world of small business regulations. Source link

Best start-ups to work for in the UK in 2018

Monzo has won over an increasing number of plaudits, and customers, since setting up business in 2015. And now the start-up challenger bank has topped LinkedIn’s...

Sears C.E.O. Lampert Sounds Alarm on Bankruptcy Risk

Time is running out for Sears, the retailer’s largest investor and chief executive warned on Monday. With the company facing a large loan payment due next month,...