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College is worth it — if you do things right

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Lots of speculation and debate has risen up over the last few days about whether college is worth it or not. It seems it is, if you handle things the right way. Read more »

May 28, 2014

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Why Facebook's new feature is creepy, and what that means for Facebook

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The social network might be trying to get more information about its users. But will it get it? Read more »

May 20, 2014

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Utah ranks 13th in best states to do business survey

Utah did fairly well in this survey by Chief Executive magazine focusing on best states in which to do business. Read more »

May 13, 2014

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Obama taps tech world for cash amid privacy debate

They come from different worlds — the buttoned-down political culture of Washington and the entrepreneurial, socks-optional, let's-do-this-faster ethos of Silicon Valley. Read more »

May 8, 2014

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Applicants, bosses both blamed as jobs go unfilled

Many potential employees don't follow directions on job postings, are no-shows at interviews and sometimes accept a job only to say at the last minute, they're going to work for somebody else. Read more »

May 7, 2014

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Vermont ups the ante on genetically modified foods

Vermont has raised the stakes in the debate over genetically modified foods by becoming the first state to pass a bill requiring that they be labeled as such in the grocery aisle, making the move... Read more »

April 24, 2014

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Salt Lake City's inversion problem could mean bad news for business

In recent years, Salt Lake City has attracted positive attention for having an environment conducive to start-up businesses and career growth. But that could change if the city can’t keep... Read more »

April 19, 2014

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Why the 1 percent don't feel rich

While it may seem easy to be 1 percenter, it's actually not the life of the rich and famous you'd think. Read more »

April 6, 2014

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'Deseret News National Edition': Looking at bullying, why people are stressed, acts of kindness

This week's Deseret News National Edition looks at a wealth of issues, including the social effects of bullying, acts of kindness by others and why people are so stressed out. Read more »

April 6, 2014

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Wealth inequality is quickly growing

A recent Slate article looked at wealth inequality and how fast it might actually be growing in the United States. Read more »

April 3, 2014

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Business camp turns high school students into business pros

High school summer business camp teaches students effective business principles. Read more »

March 31, 2014

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What the business industry can learn from basketball

Basketball is taking a new strategy, and it may be something businesses can learn from. Read more »

March 27, 2014

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Teens struggle to squeeze into the job market

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Who are struggling significantly to find jobs? Teenagers, and it's not because they're lazy. A new report suggests its because they're being under-utilized. Read more »

March 14, 2014

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Small companies pound pavement to get big deals

When a small business can boast having big clients like Wal-Mart and Procter & Gamble, their peers often want to know how they did it. Read more »

March 12, 2014

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Nickel and dimed: How pennies and nickels are costing you money

Nickels and pennies are far from money savers. In fact, they cost more to make than they're worth, The Washington Post reported. Read more »

March 11, 2014

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Millennials shouldn't worry about tax season

Doing taxes shouldn't be a tough task for millennials. In fact, it's one thing millennials can do right among the other "adult" tasks they might not be doing. Read more »

Feb. 24, 2014

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Female breadwinners aren't always happy

Women who reluctantly became their household’s top financial earner are less happy, CNN reported. Read more »

Feb. 14, 2014

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Wintry weather wrecks retail sales

It’s not just the East Coast getting slammed by the snow and wintry weather, but retail sales, too. Read more »

Feb. 14, 2014

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How do successful people stay calm?

Forbes unveils 10 ways that successful people remain calm under pressure. Read more »

Feb. 13, 2014

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What do small-business owners do in the morning?

Business Insider recently revealed what successful small-business owners do during the morning. Read more »

Feb. 13, 2014

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What cities do entrepreneurs want to move to?

Entrepreneurs are targeting specific cities for their next business ventures, according to The Atlantic Cities. Read more »

Feb. 12, 2014

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Vivint CEO: 'At the end of the day, family is what really matters.'

What does Vivint co-founder and CEO Todd Pedersen think is the most important characteristic of a leader? Read more »

Feb. 9, 2014

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Delight customers by giving them what they didn't ask for

When customers ask us for something, our first inclination is most likely to give it to them. Naturally, our goal is to deliver value to those who pay the bills. And the customer is always right,... Read more »

Jan. 31, 2014

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Amazon wants to send you products before you buy them

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Amazon patented a way to ship people items before they purchase them. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2014

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Minorities have stronger entrepreneurship interest, new poll says

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A new Gallup poll looks at how some students hope to start their own business some day. Minorities lead the pack in entrepreneurial spirit. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2014

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