• There are 114% more women entrepreneurs than there were 20 years ago, but the reason why is troubling

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    In the past 20 years, the number of women-owned firms in the US has increased 114%.
    Research shows that many women start businesses because it just seems like a better alternative to the demands of corporate life.
    In the traditional workplace, women often face gender discrimination and have a hard time balancing work and childrearing.
    Yet while entrepreneurship seems to offer greater autonomy and flexibility, it can also contribute to economic insecurity.
    Every day in the US, women start about 849 new businesses.
    And over the past 20 years, the number of women-owned firms has increased...
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  • CES 2019's mediocre 5G demos set the stage for a confusing year

    CES 2019's mediocre 5G demos set the stage for a confusing year

    2 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    ANALYSIS: During a 5G-focused Mobile Innovation event at last year's CES, Qualcomm CEO Cristiano Amon said he hoped to appear at 2019's show with a working 5G phone on a live network. Since there were exactly zero 5G phones or networks in existence at that point, his plan sounded ambitious, but his quiet confidence made the outcome seem...
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  • U.S. healthcare stocks seen maintaining momentum after strong 2018

    U.S. healthcare stocks seen maintaining momentum after strong 2018

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    One of the rare market bright spots last year, the U.S. healthcare sector remains a Wall Street darling despite a slow start to 2019.
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  • RETAIL REPORT: 2019 Global Market Outlook: The Late-Late Cycle Show

    2 monthes ago - By Traders Magazine

    In this item from Russell Investments, the author gives a glimpse of what to expect in the financial markets this year.
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  • Toyota debuts first Supra in 21 years at Detroit auto show

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    DETROIT - SUVs and a big pickup truck will get top billing at Detroit's auto show this year, but there are some surprise sports cars and electric vehicles on the agenda.
    Press days for the show begin Monday, although there are a couple of unveils set for before the show starts
    The most popular vehicle of the bunch is the Ford Explorer, revealed ahead of the show Wednesday night at Ford Field, the home of the National Football League's Detroit Lions.
    Cadillac will show off its XT6, a smaller-than-a-truck, three-row family hauler at an event Sunday night. Toyota brings back the...
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  • The Clemson football team will visit the White House and Trump says they're serving them Wendy's, McDonald's, and Burger King

    The Clemson football team will visit the White House and Trump says they're serving them Wendy's, McDonald's, and Burger King

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Clemson Tigers took down Nick Saban and his Alabama Crimson Tide juggernaut, 44-16, in the College Football Playoff national championship game to earn their second title in three years.
    Head coach Dabo Swinney and the Tigers are slated to visit President Trump at the White House for a traditional championship visit.
    Just hours before the team's arrival on Monday, Trump announced that the White House planned to serve "McDonald's, Wendy's, and Burger Kings with some pizza" to some of the most elite athletes in the sport because Trump "would think that's their favorite food."
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  • This year's National Western Stock Show is the "Year of the Yards," be

    2 monthes ago - By AG Web

    This year's National Western Stock Show is the "Year of the Yards," because after more than five decades in their current location, the yards will be moved next year to a new spot to the north.
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