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Businesses Giving Back for More Than the Holidays

Businesses Giving Back for More Than the Holidays

Thanksgiving is near, and for many businesses, that means thanking clients, partners, employees, a community and supportive family and friends. But giving back as a business doesn't have to be just a holiday... Read »

2 hours ago

Tips to Avoid Black Friday Shopping Scams

Tips to Avoid Black Friday Shopping Scams

With many retailers planning to start Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales on Thanksgiving Day, some even sooner, the Better Business Bureau has listed the top ways for holiday shoppers to avoid scams and... Read »

Friday, Nov 21, 2014 at 8:05 PM

Report Names Most Popular Holiday Gift Cards

Report Names Most Popular Holiday Gift Cards

While shopping for the holidays typically includes searching for the season’s hottest toys, gadgets, clothes, and electronics, it also often calls for the purchase of a gift card. Read »

Friday, Nov 21, 2014 at 11:02 AM

New Lammily Doll Aims to be "Normal Barbie"

New Lammily Doll Aims to be

A graphic designer turned toy maker has created what some are calling the “anti-Barbie” and "normal Barbie." Read »

Thursday, Nov 20, 2014 at 3:02 PM

Best, Worst Retailers for Black Friday Deals

Best, Worst Retailers for Black Friday Deals

With so many stores offering up Black Friday deals, it can be tough to decide where to go. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 at 10:36 PM

Stores That Will Be Closed for Thanksgiving

Stores That Will Be Closed for Thanksgiving

With many stores opening earlier and earlier on Thanksgiving, some retailers are keeping their doors shut for the holiday. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 at 4:47 PM

Target Offers Some Black Friday Deals Early

Target Offers Some Black Friday Deals Early

Black Friday shoppers can get an even earlier start this year at Target. Read »

Friday, Nov 14, 2014 at 4:14 PM

The Onion Looks Into Possible Sale: Report

The Onion Looks Into Possible Sale: Report

This is not a joke. It appears the owners of Chicago-based satirical news site The Onion are looking into a possible sale, according to reports. Read »

Thursday, Nov 13, 2014 at 2:17 PM

Four Ways to Master the Exit Interview

Four Ways to Master the Exit Interview

When an employee leaves a company, both the departing party and the employer face many challenges, regardless of the circumstance. Read »

Monday, Nov 10, 2014 at 4:27 PM

Target Offers Early Access to Black Friday Deals

Target Offers Early Access to Black Friday Deals

Target is planning to offer Black Friday deals before the Thanksgiving holiday, in its latest move to boost sluggish sales heading into the holiday shopping season. Read »

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