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A job for life: the ‘new economy’ and the rise of the artisan career

More people are combining passion with profit in search of their dream profession.....»»

Category: topSource: ftApr 21st, 2017

From Risking His Life To Saving Lives, Ex-Coal Miner Is Happy To Take The Paycut

The "Brave New Workers" series tells stories of Americans adapting to a changing economy. This week: after years working in the coal mines of West Virginia, a miner charts a new career in hea.....»»

Category: topSource: nprApr 23rd, 2017

New Life for a Collapsing Economy

Money for nothing. Politicians and bureaucrats intensely fancy the notion. The more freebies they give the people — enhanced welfare, higher minimum wages, Obamacare, cash for clunkers — the less apt the people are to rise up and boot a […] The .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 26th, 2016

This Is the Backup Career For More and More U.S. Workers

The rise of the platform economy has become a safety net for some. The part-time pizza delivery driver in New York needed help meeting his expenses. The young mother of three from a town in Arkansas was looking for a way to make money after her first .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 30th, 2016

Some good news on the city economy

The New York City economy is showing signs of life as the summer takes hold. The city added some 20,000 jobs in each of the past two months and ended June with a record 4.42 million jobs on a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork2 hr. 53 min. ago

Can"t Figure Out What to Do With Your Life? 4 Questions to Ask Yourself to Find the Right Job

Learn how to find the right career path by figuring out why you're walking that path in the first place......»»

Category: topSource: inc6 hr. 23 min. ago

With 1 Sentence, the Guy Who Got Fired From Being Kermit the Frog Gave Incredible (Sad) Career Advice

It's sad that the guy who voiced Kermit was fired, but there's also a cautionary tale for anyone who wants to be successful in life......»»

Category: topSource: incJul 18th, 2017

Career Advice for Single Parents

Having it all is a lofty goal, but you can have a lot -- if you make some smart job-related moves. Here are some tips that can make a single parent's life work more smoothly......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 16th, 2017

The Rise of WeWork: An IPO on the Horizon?

Now operating 156 locations in 15 countries that host 120,000 members, WeWork has exploded over the last seven years. But how has this start-up used the sharing economy to become the success it is today? Will WeWork I.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJul 14th, 2017

After a career in banking, Karen Dee finds new life in executive coaching

As an accomplished former senior banker and chief executive with more than 30 years experience, Karen Dee retired from that world to follow her true passion: executive coaching......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2017

US weekly jobless claims drop; producer prices unexpectedly rise in June

Fed Chair Janet told lawmakers that economy was healthy enough for central bank to raise rates.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 13th, 2017

Canada"s Housing Boom Expected to Spark Rate Rise

The Bank of Canada is widely expected on Wednesday to raise its benchmark policy rate for the first time in seven years, signaling the Canadian economy is on the path to recovery after years of tepid growth following the global slump in commodities......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 11th, 2017

Europe Markets: European stocks rise, with DAX marching higher as German exports surge

European stocks advanced Monday, with German equities climbing following data that exports from Europe’s largest economy have soared......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 10th, 2017

Wall Street climbs after jobs data as tech, financials rise

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street stocks closed on a high note Friday, with the S&P 500 index posting its best gain in six sessions on the heels of a U.S. payrolls report that gave investors more confidence in the strength of the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 7th, 2017

Kellyanne Conway gets a high White House salary, but she made a ton of money before joining Trump — here"s how she made and spends her $39 million fortune

Thomson Reuters Kellyanne Conway's net worth is higher than you might think. And her recent career climb — from the strategist behind Donald Trump's rise to his campaign manager to his White House counselor — has been closely watched .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 7th, 2017

Services Economy Rebounds But Stagflation Looms As Inventories Spike

Following the shizophrenic picture of Manufacturing in 'Murica that we got earlier in the week, this morning's Services surveys show a modest and consistent rise for Markit's PMI (strongest since January with input prices soaring at the fast.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 6th, 2017

How to Be a Lot Happier in Your Career--and Personal Life

Today's technology-centric, gig-economized, always-on environment has changed the rules for work-life balance. Here's how to reclaim your control......»»

Category: topSource: incJul 6th, 2017

Is This the Next Tony Robbins? The Purpose-Filled Rise of Mastin Kipp

An exclusive interview with Mastin Kipp, a celebrated life coach on the rise trying to raise your happiness level......»»

Category: topSource: incJul 6th, 2017

IoT Applications – The Rise Of The Intelligent Factory Operations

We’ve all seen how the Internet of Things (IoT) has transformed life at home – but how can it transform the way enterprises conduct business? As more physical objects become digitized through IoT technologies, its use potential and ado.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 5th, 2017

Macron to shake up French economy

French President Emmanuel Macron is vowing to breathe new life into Europe and to shake up France's economy. Melissa Bell and Richard Quest discuss just what Macron has planned and why the speech was so unusual......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJul 3rd, 2017

Wall Street set to rise ahead of data

U.S. stocks were on track to begin the third quarter on a positive note in a truncated session on Monday, while investors awaited data for more clues on the health of the economy......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 3rd, 2017