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Apples: Hoping for a Decent Crop

Apples: Hoping for a Decent Crop

Apple growers in the United States are hoping that this year’s crop produces a decent output. After the abundance of apples produced last year, the growers already know that there will be a smaller harvest this year. With some apples already ripening, there are early predictions that while this year’s harvest may not be as […]

Brick Versus Wood Frame Home Perils Affect Insurance Premiums

Brick Versus Wood Frame Home Perils Affect Insurance Premiums

When people look to buy or rent a home, they know their budget and taste. Brick homes offer old-fashioned elegance. A wood frame home offers a less expensive, easy to maintain alternative. The taste preference many not be a good idea, however, based on where the home is located. Homes made or brick versus those […]

Employee Wages: LinkedIn Pays $6M to Correct Violations

Employee Wages: LinkedIn Pays $6M to Correct Violations

According to the U.S. Labor Department (DoL), LinkedIn must pay almost $6 million dollars to 359 former and current employees to cover “unpaid wages and damages.” A recent investigation discovered that LinkedIn Corp was in violation of the federal Fair Labor Standards Act with violations in record-keeping rules and overtime. Shannon Stubo, LinkedIn’s vice president […]

Empowerment, Professionalism, Collaboration, and Boldness: Building Leaders

Empowerment, Professionalism, Collaboration, and Boldness: Building Leaders

While creating the model for developing and  building leaders to be incorporated into the curriculum of the Liberty Voice Institute, a philosophy based on the four basic tenets of empowerment, professionalism, collaboration, and boldness emerged which has fostered significant growth and success for the teachers and trainers at the Guardian Liberty Voice who adopted it. […]

The Hershey Company Making Changes

The Hershey Company Making Changes

After 120 years on the market, the Hershey Company is making some changes. A business that was once known strictly for their chocolate bars, Hershey has become a global confectionery icon. With offerings that include not only the traditional chocolates, but also mints, hard candies and other delicious treats, it is time for a change. […]

Instagram in the Business World

Instagram in the Business World

Instagram has been the go to place for people who want to share their pictures with the world since its inception in 2010. With its ability to share photos on other social media sites, this photo sharing platform has become the obvious first choice for picture sharing. Now, businesses who have been sharing photos on Instagram […]

Cheese Scientists Discover Secret to Perfect Pizza

Cheese Scientists Discover Secret to Perfect Pizza

Cheese scientists have uncovered a long-standing mystery, much debated by pizza aficionados, as researchers at the University of Auckland in New Zealand announced their discovery of a piece of the secret to a perfect pie. Driven by curiosity about what chemical and physical properties of various cheeses account for differences in taste and appearance as they melt and bubble […]

How Employee Buyouts of Companies Work

How Employee Buyouts of Companies Work

Turner Broadcasting announced a voluntary employees buyout offer this week for its U.S.-based employees at TNT, TBS, CNN and other divisions. “Employee buyouts” are solutions many business owners consider when looking to sell their firm or needing to cut staffing costs, which is the Turner case. But, when people in the media or friends talk […]

Ukraine May Hold New Business Opportunities

Ukraine May Hold New Business Opportunities

The continuing conflict in Ukraine has affected stock markets worldwide and caused countless stories lamenting the way the international business community has been impacted by what could be characterized as regional political strife. Arguments can be made from both sides about whether this conflict should have gained so much attention on the world stage, but […]

Ryanair Business Class May Be Worth Investing In

Ryanair Business Class May Be Worth Investing In

Ryanair is introducing a new stripped down version of business class and it may be worth investing in. While food is not included in the £59.99 (roughly $100) ticket price, there are many other benefits. These benefits are compared to costs incurred when travelling on the budget airline normally. The Irish airline has gotten a […]

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