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Thursday, October 18, 2018

The Importance of Cybersecurity in the Digital Economy

A recent CNBC report has shed light on the critical need for cybersecurity measures within the digital economy. Why Cybersecurity Matters As different technologies emerge in...

Opinion: Upwork (UPWK) is more valuable than LinkedIn

How many people do you know that actually use LinkedIn on a daily basis? I personally don't know a single person that uses LinkedIn other...

Shark Tank Star Kevin O’Leary Advises Against Car Ownership

Shark Tank star Kevin O'Leary advises consumers not to purchase cars, according to CNBC. An Overview of O'Leary's Recommendation The venture capitalist and Shark Tank star...

3 Reasons Skilled Workers Will be Harder to Find

The U.S. unemployment rate is now as low as it’s been since 1969. Some employers fear that it will be more difficult to attract...

Mattress Firm Files for Bankruptcy, Plans to Close 700 Stores

Mattress Firm, Inc. filed for bankruptcy on Friday. It says the company opened too many stores too close together. The stores indirectly competed with...

Amazon’s Compensation Change Not a Win for Longtime Employees

Amazon made headlines this week when it announced that it was raising its minimum wage to $15. The company also gave long-time workers a...

Could Upwork Disrupt LinkedIn?

The initial public offering (IPO) for Upwork, an online freelance platform, launched on Wednesday and skyrocketed over 50%. The price per share is now...

“Gig” Work Not Supplying the Income Americans Need

Is “gig” work the next wave for American workers? Some experts say no. The Opportunity Many websites and apps now offer American workers the opportunity to...

NASA’s Space Launch System Will Reignite Our Imagination

“That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” Those words, an iconic piece of American history, sparked the imagination of a...

Upwork IPO Opens at $23 per Share on First Day of Trading

Online freelance platform Upwork priced its initial public offering at $15 per share, but it opened on Wednesday at $23 per share, raising $187 million. The...

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Arizona Border Patrol Agents Continue to Arrest Large Groups of Immigrants

ICE says only 2 percent of immigrants who entered U.S. illegally...

A very small percentage of arrested immigrants particularly those family units who entered the United States illegally were deported, according to an official of...