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City’s proposal to ban tobacco sales ...

Nov 20, 2014No Comments2215 Views

(Business News) The first city to attempt to ban tobacco sales has dropped their controversial proposal, drawing support and criticism.

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Wells Fargo refuses to cash widow’s C...

Nov 20, 2014No Comments3138 Views

30 years ago, a husband bought a CD for his wife, but Wells Fargo now says it's been cashed, despite the requirement that it be surrendered (which it clearly has not been).

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Common traits of Millennials in the workfor...

Nov 19, 2014No Comments2018 Views

(Business News) Millennials are a unique breed as a result of an economic crash and technology; let's digest the most common traits of the generation.

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Small business impact of Supreme Court bloc...

Nov 18, 2014No Comments1133 Views

(Business News) The Supreme Court has ruled against New Jersey allowing betting - what does the future hold and what impact does it have on the business community?

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Your secret weapon for retaining clients an...

Nov 16, 2014No Comments3372 Views

(Business News) Retaining clients can be cost saving, and a great way to attract loyalists - do you know how much a lost client can cost you? Here's how to avoid that.

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Wrap: reusable sticker makes any surface a ...

Nov 14, 20142 Comments4083 Views

(Business News) Wrap has reached their Kickstarter goal and will begin production on a line of large, reusable stickers that make any surface a dry erase board. Genius!

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Massachusetts town debating nation’s ...

Nov 10, 2014No Comments1800 Views

(Business News) Could a tobacco ban in a sleepy Massachusetts town lead to cigarettes and other tobacco products being banned from shelves nationwide? Are there unseen consequences to local businesses?

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What to expect at the upcoming Austin Digit...

Nov 06, 2014No Comments2462 Views

(Business) The Austin Digital Jobs Mixer is coming up: what to expect, who's hiring, and how to get involved.

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Is the open office concept really superior?...

Nov 05, 2014No Comments3228 Views

(Business News) The open office concept is actually fairly old, but catching on quickly. There are pros and cons to this layout theory to consider.

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How to avoid spinning your wheels when tryi...

Nov 02, 2014No Comments3907 Views

(Business) When trying to innovate, many companies spend time and money on hype that never yields results. Here's how to innovate meaningfully.

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Starbucks to begin delivery service in 2015...

Oct 31, 2014No Comments3716 Views

(Business News) Starbucks says they'll be sending your java jitters right to your door starting next year. Here's what we know about it thus far.

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Marijuana sales could outpace candy sales b...

Oct 27, 201447 Comments3729 Views

(Business News) A new report indicates that whether legalized nationally or not, marijuana sales are booming and in five years, should outpace some surprisingly large industries.