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Homes sales down in Salt Lake County for third quarter

Sales of single-family homes along the Wasatch Front fell 3 percent in the third quarter compared with last year, according to the Salt Lake Board of Realtors Quarterly Housing Report.... Read more »

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David Sturt and Todd Nordstrom: Evolution of a manager — what’s your future role?

What does it mean to be a manager? What do employees want more of from their managers? As leaders and followers, we collectively influence and shape the future role of managers. Read more »

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Starbucks plans delivery after sales fall short

After reporting disappointing quarterly sales Thursday, Starbucks said it will offer a delivery option on its mobile app in select areas of the U.S starting next year. Read more »

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Not so sweet: Chocolate prices are set to rise

That bowl of chocolates for ninjas and ghosts won't cost you more this Halloween. Picking the perfect sweet for your Valentine could. Read more »

16 hours ago

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Online stores fight Amazon for piece of retail pie

Amazon.com's low prices and seemingly endless array of goods have made it the biggest online retailer in the U.S., commanding about 20 percent of all e-commerce. The company is projected to have... Read more »

16 hours ago

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US economy rallies to solid Q3 growth

The U.S. economy powered its way to a respectable growth rate of 3.5 percent from July through September, outpacing most of the developed world and on track to extend the momentum through the end... Read more »

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Local economy predicted to grow in 2015

The 2014 Salt Lake County Economic Outlook produced by the Salt Lake Chamber and real estate firm CBRE indicated that the Utah economy is poised to continue growing into 2015. Read more »

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The family is America's No. 1 priority when it comes to holiday spending

Americans plan to spend 76 percent more on their family members than they do their pets, friends and co-workers combined, according to a recent poll by the National Retail Federation. Read more »

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Orem’s most notorious eyesore to be completed after years of delays

Midtown Village on State Street between 300 South and 400 South has sat mostly vacant ever since the money dried up to finish the construction. Wednesday the Ritchie group rebroke ground for the... Read more »

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InsideSales.com opens Salt Lake office; seeking to hire

InsideSales.com this week opened its second corporate office in downtown Salt Lake City, where the company will hire more than 150 employees, predominantly software engineers and salespeople. Read more »

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Digital Savant: How to be a ghost (online)

Lately, anonymous has gotten a bad rap. Read more »

Oct. 29, 2014

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Balancing act: Stress, burnout, mistakes top list of workplace fears

Most people will face some kind of fear at work during their careers, but what scares residents of Cubeville the most? A new survey says that "having too much work leading to stress or burnout"... Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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Group outlines long-term plan to bolster education and economy

Utah will implement a strategy designed to strengthen the state's economy for decades to come through education. The new plan is a collaborative effort of Utah groups Education First and Prosperity... Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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Macy's to head overseas with branch in Abu Dhabi

The Middle East is getting the world's first Macy's department store outside the United States, and just for good measure, its second Bloomingdale's too. Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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US consumer confidence rose in October

U.S. consumer confidence rebounded strongly in October, hitting a seven-year high as solid job gains raised expectations for economic growth. Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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Apple CEO Tim Cook says Apple Pay a success

Apple CEO Tim Cook said Apple's new mobile payment system had over 1 million activations in the first three days after it became available, and is now more widely used than any competing payment... Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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Now in aisle 3 at Lowe's: robots

The robots are coming. Lowe's is testing whether new bots on wheels can improve its customer service, like helping a shopper find a match for something as simple as a nail. Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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Charity, it does a body good

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Giving to charity may lead to better health for the giver, according to a new study out of the University of Albany. Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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Dave Ramsey says: Investing in a more profitable future could be a great move

As long as your husband is studying something that has marketplace application, you’re setting the stage for him to make back the money put into his degree and much more. Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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How saving for retirement requires change in approach

The way people save for retirement has changed greatly from the days of the employer pensions of past generations. Today, employees are mostly responsible for building up their own retirement nest... Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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Veteran entrepreneurs to benefit from new partnership

Gov. Gary Herbert joined Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams in kicking off the Utah Veteran Owned Business Partnership, an initiative to provide veterans with education and business resources. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Why millennial men save more than women

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A recent study by Wells Fargo found 61 percent of millennial men reporting they're saving, compared to only 50 percent of millennial women. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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1 proposal comes in for Salt Lake convention hotel

One developer has submitted a proposal to build a large hotel near the convention center in downtown Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County officials announced Monday. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Water tank moved to build highway, relocated to Cedar City

A water tank recently was moved — and taken somewhere that needed it — to make way for a highway on the west side of the Salt Lake Valley. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Stocks mostly lower as oil sinks, Europe struggles

Energy companies led U.S. stocks lower Monday as the price of oil languished around $80 a barrel and more disappointing economic news came out of Europe. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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