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The 5 Best College Savings Plans

October 9, 2017

Via: Forbes

Over the years, I’ve become a big fan of 529 college savings plans. I set up two of them for my daughters, one of whom is in college. They are great savings vehicles with lots of flexibility and healthy tax […]


Association, Organization management

Walmart buys Parcel in latest attempt to battle Amazon delivery machine

October 3, 2017

Via: ArsTechnica

Walmart is trying to beat Amazon at its own game, and the company’s latest acquisition will boost that effort, at least in the New York City area. Walmart announced that it has acquired Parcel, a Brooklyn-based delivery company that specializes […]


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Ford reveals $100,000 F-450 pickup truck

September 28, 2017

Via: CNN

Sure, your truck is nice. And it can tow some. But it’s not a Ford F-450 Super Duty Limited. Ford just unveiled this new truck, which can cost as much as $100,000 and tow 15 tons. So the F-450 Super […]


Investment, Organization management

Slack valued at $5 billion following massive investment

September 18, 2017

Via: CNN

Slack has secured significant new investment money that’s boosted its valuation to $5.1 billion. The workplace instant-messaging service confirmed Monday it raised $250 million from Japanese firm SoftBank. This is SoftBank’s first investment in Slack. The $250 million also includes […]


Educational, Organization management

Why You Should Ignore U.S. News College List

September 15, 2017

Via: Forbes

As a nation, we’re obsessed with lists. We want better, cheaper and more exciting rankings of everything. Us media folks drive this mania. Yet when it comes to colleges, “best” lists drive me crazy. They don’t tell you anything important, […]


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Apple’s biggest announcement won’t be the iPhone 8, but HOW you use it

September 12, 2017

Via: Mashable

Today’s the big day. The very, very big day. It’s Apple’s massive, thoroughly-leaked iPhone-Apple-Watch-iOS 11-Apple TV-and-whatever-else-it-announces day. The momentous event is especially symbolic this time because it’s being held at the new Steve Jobs Theater at the still unfinished Apple […]


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Come on down! Amazon is running a contest to find where to build its new headquarters.

September 7, 2017

Via: Mashable

Come on downnnnnnnnnn! You could be the lucky winner of a new Amazon headquarters, complete with $5 billion in investment, 50,000 “high-paying jobs,” and plenty more economic development. Amazon announced on Thursday that it’s soliciting proposals for “HQ2″— Amazon’s second […]


Investment, Organization management

Goldman Sachs Announces New $10 Million Investment in Baltimore Small Businesses

September 7, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) just announced a new $10 million investment in Baltimore small businesses. The latest investment is a continuation of Goldman Sachs’ 10,000 Small Businesses program in Baltimore, an initiative aimed at creating jobs and economic growth in the […]


Educational, Organization management

5 Signs You Might Need to Hire a Business Coach

August 22, 2017

Via: Business 2 Community

Few of us know everything. In fact, most of us need guidance and teaching to help us reach our full potential. This is true in school, learning new hobbies, and just about every facet of life. A coach or mentor […]


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10 Clothing Franchise Opportunities to Try on For Size

August 15, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

Starting a retail clothing business comes with a lot of risk and overhead. But there’s slightly less risk if you can find a good brand to franchise with. There’s a wide array of clothing franchise opportunities out there. Here are 10 options […]