Global Markets

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi comes out of a meeting room to receive his Bhutanese counterpart Tshering Tobgay before the start of their bilateral meeting in New Delhi May 27, 2014.   REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Japan, India Seen to Sign Agreements on Nuclear Energy, Rare Earths

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Japan seemed to be on a lucky streak as the latter vowed to double its direct investment in India in the next five years. Mr Modi and Japan's Shinzo Abe are also seen to accelerate talks on a potential nuclear energy pact as well as sign an agreement on rare earths.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Residents travel on a street blocked by fallen electricity poles after Typhoon Rammasun hit Leizhou, Guangdong province July 19, 2014. A super typhoon has killed at least fourteen people in China since making landfall on Friday afternoon, state media said

ISIS Will Target the U.S. Power Grid, Former CIA Says; Could Tap Other Fellow Extremist Groups to Do the Job

A former CIA officer has warned the United States its power grid will sure to be massively hit once the ISIS carries out its anticipated terror strike against the superpower.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Mourners carry the body of Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant Sweilem, whom medics said was killed in an Israeli air strike, during his funeral at Jabalya refugee camp in northern Gaza Strip

ISIS’ 'Brutality, Radicalism, Rigour' Perfect Elements that Attract Young People to Join, German Security Chief; 'Just A Matter of Time' that Europe Gets Attacked

The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency has said the anticipated attack by the ISIS on Europe will "just be a matter of time" as more and more young people get enticed to join the terror group, lured by its "brutality, radicalism and rigour.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Putin addresses the audience during a rally and a concert called "We are together" in Moscow

Russia Retaliation: Bans Western Leaders from Airport's Duty Free Shop

Russia has decided to ban the Western leaders to go shopping at its Vladivostok airport duty-free store.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

European Central Bank

Global Markets Overview – September 2, 2014

Market volumes remain well below average across the globe.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Evan Lucas, IG Markets Strategist

Stock market yawning investor

Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon September 1, 2014

The Australian sharemarket edged higher, making up for part of last week's 0.3 per cent slide. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) rose by just 0.1 per cent and volume was light ahead of market closures in both the US and Canada (Labor Day) tonight.

Monday, September 01, 2014 by Steven Daghlian, CommSec Market Analyst

File photo shows a labourer working on gold bars at a plant of a gold refiner in Istanbul

British Beach Folkestone Yields Gold Bars

At least a family and a group of three friends have struck rich after finding gold bars on Folkestone beach as part of the coastal town's third triennial arts festival.

Monday, September 01, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

US

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi comes out of a meeting room to receive his Bhutanese counterpart Tshering Tobgay before the start of their bilateral meeting in New Delhi May 27, 2014.   REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Japan, India Seen to Sign Agreements on Nuclear Energy, Rare Earths

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Japan seemed to be on a lucky streak as the latter vowed to double its direct investment in India in the next five years. Mr Modi and Japan's Shinzo Abe are also seen to accelerate talks on a potential nuclear energy pact as well as sign an agreement on rare earths.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Ukraine Crisis

Russia Massacres Ukrainian Volunteer Battalions—Surviving Members Alleged

Surviving members of Ukrainian volunteer battalions alleged hundreds of their men were killed by pro-Russian forces

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Athena Yenko

Residents travel on a street blocked by fallen electricity poles after Typhoon Rammasun hit Leizhou, Guangdong province July 19, 2014. A super typhoon has killed at least fourteen people in China since making landfall on Friday afternoon, state media said

ISIS Will Target the U.S. Power Grid, Former CIA Says; Could Tap Other Fellow Extremist Groups to Do the Job

A former CIA officer has warned the United States its power grid will sure to be massively hit once the ISIS carries out its anticipated terror strike against the superpower.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Mourners carry the body of Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant Sweilem, whom medics said was killed in an Israeli air strike, during his funeral at Jabalya refugee camp in northern Gaza Strip

ISIS’ 'Brutality, Radicalism, Rigour' Perfect Elements that Attract Young People to Join, German Security Chief; 'Just A Matter of Time' that Europe Gets Attacked

The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency has said the anticipated attack by the ISIS on Europe will "just be a matter of time" as more and more young people get enticed to join the terror group, lured by its "brutality, radicalism and rigour.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Putin addresses the audience during a rally and a concert called "We are together" in Moscow

Russia Retaliation: Bans Western Leaders from Airport's Duty Free Shop

Russia has decided to ban the Western leaders to go shopping at its Vladivostok airport duty-free store.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

File photo shows a labourer working on gold bars at a plant of a gold refiner in Istanbul

British Beach Folkestone Yields Gold Bars

At least a family and a group of three friends have struck rich after finding gold bars on Folkestone beach as part of the coastal town's third triennial arts festival.

Monday, September 01, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Frequent Sex Makes You Intelligent, New Study Says

Court Grants Indian Man Divorce Over Wife’s Insatiable Sex Demands

A family court in India has granted a man his petition for divorce. His reason? He can no longer keep up with his wife's maddening and insatiable demands for sex.

Monday, September 01, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

World

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi comes out of a meeting room to receive his Bhutanese counterpart Tshering Tobgay before the start of their bilateral meeting in New Delhi May 27, 2014.   REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Japan, India Seen to Sign Agreements on Nuclear Energy, Rare Earths

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Japan seemed to be on a lucky streak as the latter vowed to double its direct investment in India in the next five years. Mr Modi and Japan's Shinzo Abe are also seen to accelerate talks on a potential nuclear energy pact as well as sign an agreement on rare earths.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

The Queen Mary 2 sets sail past the Sydney Opera House, February 19, 2014.

Surge in UFO Sightings in Queensland Observed; Gold Coast 'Hot Spot' of UFO Encounters

Queensland has seen an increase in the number of UFO sightings reported with people from across the state calling to relay what they have seen. Gold Coast has become the "hot spot" of UFO sightings, according to UFO Research Queensland.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Reissa Su

Ukraine Crisis

Russia Massacres Ukrainian Volunteer Battalions—Surviving Members Alleged

Surviving members of Ukrainian volunteer battalions alleged hundreds of their men were killed by pro-Russian forces

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Athena Yenko

Residents travel on a street blocked by fallen electricity poles after Typhoon Rammasun hit Leizhou, Guangdong province July 19, 2014. A super typhoon has killed at least fourteen people in China since making landfall on Friday afternoon, state media said

ISIS Will Target the U.S. Power Grid, Former CIA Says; Could Tap Other Fellow Extremist Groups to Do the Job

A former CIA officer has warned the United States its power grid will sure to be massively hit once the ISIS carries out its anticipated terror strike against the superpower.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

A reveller gets ready to take part in LGBT pride parade to mark Gaijatra Festival, also known as festival of cows, in Kathmandu

Canada Bar Throws Out Man for Kissing Another Man, Accused of ‘Homophobia’

A Canadian bar is accused of homophobia after it allegedly threw a couple of male students out after they had been caught kissing.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Sounak Mukhopadhyay

Displaced people from the minority Yazidi sect, who fled the violence in the Iraqi town of Sinjar, gesture as they march in a demonstration at the Iraqi-Turkish border crossing in Zakho district

Australia to Supply Weapons to Kurdish Forces Soon

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott confirmed that his administration would start supplying weapons to Iraq “in [the] coming days.”

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Sounak Mukhopadhyay

Mourners carry the body of Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant Sweilem, whom medics said was killed in an Israeli air strike, during his funeral at Jabalya refugee camp in northern Gaza Strip

ISIS’ 'Brutality, Radicalism, Rigour' Perfect Elements that Attract Young People to Join, German Security Chief; 'Just A Matter of Time' that Europe Gets Attacked

The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency has said the anticipated attack by the ISIS on Europe will "just be a matter of time" as more and more young people get enticed to join the terror group, lured by its "brutality, radicalism and rigour.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Economy

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi comes out of a meeting room to receive his Bhutanese counterpart Tshering Tobgay before the start of their bilateral meeting in New Delhi May 27, 2014.   REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Japan, India Seen to Sign Agreements on Nuclear Energy, Rare Earths

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Japan seemed to be on a lucky streak as the latter vowed to double its direct investment in India in the next five years. Mr Modi and Japan's Shinzo Abe are also seen to accelerate talks on a potential nuclear energy pact as well as sign an agreement on rare earths.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Residents travel on a street blocked by fallen electricity poles after Typhoon Rammasun hit Leizhou, Guangdong province July 19, 2014. A super typhoon has killed at least fourteen people in China since making landfall on Friday afternoon, state media said

ISIS Will Target the U.S. Power Grid, Former CIA Says; Could Tap Other Fellow Extremist Groups to Do the Job

A former CIA officer has warned the United States its power grid will sure to be massively hit once the ISIS carries out its anticipated terror strike against the superpower.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Mourners carry the body of Palestinian Islamic Jihad militant Sweilem, whom medics said was killed in an Israeli air strike, during his funeral at Jabalya refugee camp in northern Gaza Strip

ISIS’ 'Brutality, Radicalism, Rigour' Perfect Elements that Attract Young People to Join, German Security Chief; 'Just A Matter of Time' that Europe Gets Attacked

The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency has said the anticipated attack by the ISIS on Europe will "just be a matter of time" as more and more young people get enticed to join the terror group, lured by its "brutality, radicalism and rigour.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Putin addresses the audience during a rally and a concert called "We are together" in Moscow

Russia Retaliation: Bans Western Leaders from Airport's Duty Free Shop

Russia has decided to ban the Western leaders to go shopping at its Vladivostok airport duty-free store.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

File photo shows a labourer working on gold bars at a plant of a gold refiner in Istanbul

British Beach Folkestone Yields Gold Bars

At least a family and a group of three friends have struck rich after finding gold bars on Folkestone beach as part of the coastal town's third triennial arts festival.

Monday, September 01, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

A Woman WearsSunglasses in the Shape of Canadian Flags During Canada Day Celebrations in Ottawa

Teachers’ Strike in BC, Canada Stalls 1st Day of School; Labour Dispute Could Last Even After Labour Day

An ongoing teachers' strike has indefinitely postponed the start of classes for public school children in British Columbia, Canada. The new school year is supposed to start on Sept 2.

Monday, September 01, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Ebola Warning Announcement

WHO Anxious of 1st Senegal Ebola Case, Says It is ‘A Top Priority Emergency’

The WHO has called on the government of Senegal to consider "a top priority emergency" efforts.

Monday, September 01, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Companies

A customer holds up an Apple iPhone 5 (L) and iPhone 4s (R)

Jennifer Lawrence Nude Photos Leak Raises Doubts on Apple's iCloud; How to Secure Apple ID

The online leak of Hollywood actress Jennifer Lawrence's nude photos and other celebrities' intimate images have raised questions regarding the security of Apple's iCloud - the source of the private celebrity photos.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Reissa Su

A man smokes marijuana during a gathering to welcome back marijuana advocate Marc Emery in Windsor, Ontario

Addiction Rehabilitation Leader BioCorRx, Inc. Participates In San Francisco’s eMoneyShow

Addiction rehabilitation company BioCorRx, Inc. (OTCQB: BICX) has joined more than 50 exhibitors in the eMoneyShow, which provided investors instant access to top stocks, options and ETFs that global firms are adding to their portfolios, the company said in a statement.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

Shoppers browse for video games near a poster advertising a FIFA soccer video game played on Sony Corp's PlayStation 4 console, at an electronics retail store in Tokyo

British Mum Seeks More Regulation Of Mobile Games On Phones After Son Incurs £7,000 Phone Bill

British mum Theresa Cox blames the mobile phone game Clash of Clans for almost emptying her bank account of £7,000 which was automatically debited from her funds.

Monday, September 01, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

A worker pumps gasoline blended with 10 percent ethanol at the UPI Energy gas station in Chatham, Ontario in this April 11, 2008 file photo. To match OIL-ETHANOL/LOBBY REUTERS/Mark Blinch/Files (CANADA - Tags: ENERGY BUSINESS POLITICS COMMODITIES)

Australia's Renewable Energy Industry Braces for Removal of Support

Australia's renewable energy is threatened by the recommendation of a recently released review, suggesting that the government should scrap or weaken its current renewable energy target. Solar panel systems are expected to increase to almost half of its original price.

Sunday, August 31, 2014 by Reissa Su

Reports suggest that all men in North Korean are required to get the same hairstyle as their supreme leader Kim Jong-un (Photo Reuters)

North Korea Banker Who Manages Money of Kim Jong-un Defects to Russia With $5 Million

A North Korean official of the Korea Daesong Bank, identified by JoohnAng Ilbo newspaper as Yun Tae Hyong, left the country with $5 million and is in Russia, seeking asylum in a third nation.

Saturday, August 30, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

Malaysian Airlines Jet

Malaysia Airlines to Axe 4,000 Employees, Including CEO; Suspends Trading of Shares

The inevitable, as a result of the two tragedies that hit Malaysia Airlines four months apart, just happened. The embattled air carrier announced on Friday that it would axe up to 4,000 employees, including its chief executive officer, The Telegraph reports.

Friday, August 29, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

Al Gore

Former U.S. VP Al Gore Backs Ovo Energy by Investing £8 Million Before IPO

Showing that he practices what he preaches, green advocate and former U.S. Vice President Al Gore invested £8 million in Ovo Energy. The investment comes before one of the fastest-growing new power suppliers in the UK launches its initial public offering (IPO).

Friday, August 29, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

Tech

Actress Jennifer Lawrence Attends The 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' World Movie Premiere.

Jennifer Lawrence Nude Photo Scandal: Know All About 4chan Founder Christopher Poole

Christopher Poole is the founder of the website 4chan that has been used for leaking the hacked nude pictures of Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities. Find out more about Poole.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by nidhi tewari

Windows Phone

HTC One M8 for Windows Vs. Nokia Lumia Icon, The Battle Of Windows Phones

HTC announced its new HTC One M8 for Windows on its NYC event and now it is being compared to another Windows Phone, the Nokia Lumia Icon which is previously known as Nokia Lumia 929.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Patricia Marie Tayson

iPhone 6 Concept Image by Dani Yako

5.5-Inch iPhone 6 is iPhone Air on Sept 19 Release Date: 5 Things to Consider Before Buying

A jumbo-sized iPhone 6 at 5.5-inch on release date is firming up further as new reports support the impending arrival of Apple’s biggest smartphone ever.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Erik Pineda

An Apple Employee Waves A Rainbow Flag Before Marching In The San Francisco.

Apple iWatch Likely To Cost $400; Reports Point To Multiple Wearable Gadgets With Different Price Range

More than one Apple gadget in the offing, apart from iWatch.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Pavithra Rathinavel

A Woman Takes A Picture In Front Of A Motorola Logo.

Motorola Moto X+1 Likely Priced At $249 Under AT&T; Details Of Moto Maker, Pre-Order, Release Date For AT&T And Verizon Listed

Motorola Moto X+1 release date, price, Moto Maker and pre-order details are out.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Pavithra Rathinavel

Attendees Play A Check-In Game To Win Prizes By Tapping Their NFC-Enabled Android Smartphones

HTC One (M8)’s Plastic-Equivalent HTC One (E8) Can Be Purchased From Sprint For $99.99

HTC One (E8) is now available with Sprint.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Pavithra Rathinavel

Nokia vice president for industrial design Stefan Pannenbecker holds the Nokia Lumia 925

Nokia Lumia 730 ‘Selfie Phone’ Teasers Out Before Microsoft’s Press Conference at IFA 2014

The Nokia Lumia 730, which is also known as the “selfie phone” is expected to be unveiled on the IFA event in Berlin and recently, Microsoft shows another teaser for the new selfie phone.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 by Patricia Marie Tayson

Forex

EURUSD Daily Forecast: January 09

EURUSD Forecast     The EURUSD had a bearish momentum yesterday bottomed at 1.3553. The bias is bearish in nearest term. As you can see on my daily chart below, price is testing the lower line of the bullish channel. A clear break and daily close below the bullish channel and 1.3550 – 1.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

GBPUSD Daily Forecast: January 09

GBPUSD Forecast The GBPUSD had bullish momentum yesterday topped at 1.6471. The bias is bullish in nearest term testing 1.6530. Immediate support is seen around 1.6435. A clear break below that area could lead price to neutral zone in nearest term testing 1.6400 or lower but as long as stays above 1.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

USDJPY Daily Forecast: January 09

USDJPY Forecast The USDJPY was indecisive yesterday but overall still able to maintain its bullish intraday bias so far. The bias remains bullish in nearest term especially if price able to make a clear break above 105.00 testing 105.50 – 106.00 target area. Immediate support is seen around 104.70.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

USDCHF Daily Forecast: January 09

USDCHF Forecast The USDCHF continued its bullish momentum yesterday topped at 0.9127. The bullish momentum was not as strong as I had expected, but the bias remain bullish in nearest term testing 0.9190. Immediate support is seen around 0.9100.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

Asian Session Notes: 1/09/14

AUDUSD Resistance: 0.8916 moderate / 0.8935 moderate / 0.8951 minor Support: 0.8881 moderate / 0.8842 moderate / 0.8822 moderate Wednesday saw the Aussy easing off to close just above its lows with prices now in the middle of its consolidation from December.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by mdelapaz

EURUSD Daily Forecast: January 08

EURUSD Forecast     The EURUSD was indecisive yesterday. The bias remains neutral in nearest term. Important intraday range to be closely watched is seen between 1.3675 – 1.3595. A clear break above 1.3675 could trigger further bullish pressure testing 1.3850 key resistance. On the other hand, a clear break below 1.

Wednesday, January 08, 2014 by swibowo

GBPUSD Daily Forecast: January 08

GBPUSD Forecast The GBPUSD had another indecisive movement yesterday. There are no changes in my technical outlook. The bias remains neutral in nearest term. Important intraday range to be closely watched is seen between 1.6435 – 1.6335.  A clear break above 1.6435 could trigger further bullish pressure testing 1.6475 or higher.

Wednesday, January 08, 2014 by swibowo

Education

Student loan default rate rising

The Department of Education (DoE) said that default on student loans climbed to 7.0 percent in fiscal 2008, up from 6.7 percent in the prior fiscal year - yet another manifestation of the sluggish economy and bleak jobs market.

Saturday, September 18, 2010 by Palash R. Ghosh

China sends more students to US B schools than India this year

Big brother China has beaten India for the first time in the number of students to US management schools.

Friday, September 17, 2010

US universities attract fewer students

The share of foreign students coming to the United States has been going down every year since 2000, shows a study released by an international body comprising the developed nations of the world.

Friday, September 17, 2010

Recession makes more people take up higher studies

If there is one single benefit to the US due to the recession, it is that more people are studying in colleges than ever.

Friday, September 17, 2010

Bonus Points: Setting Targets for CFO Compensation in Times of Crisis

The recession has caused all sorts of difficulties for CFOs: falling earnings, tumbling stock prices and, occasionally, knotty negotiations with lenders.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

The Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth: Managing Information Asymmetry in IS Consulting

A cynic might say that information systems consultants shortchange their clients. They can, for example, promise more than they deliver.

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Boston: beyond the familiar MBA recruitment faces

Despite experiencing a good number of mergers and acquisitions over the past five years, notably Procter and Gamble's acquisition of Boston mainstay Gillette, Boston is still home to some of the most recognized MBA recruitment brands.

Wednesday, September 08, 2010 by Dan Beaudry And Susan Peppercorn

Auto

Fisker to Debut Karma Hybrid at 2010 Paris Motor Show

Irvine, California-based Fisker Automotive will debut the first factory-built Karma at the upcoming 2010 Paris Motor Show this October.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

BMW recalls 350,000 cars, including Rolls-Royces

BMW is voluntarily recalling 350,000 cars worldwide due to a possible brake problems that the world's biggest premium carmaker said have not caused any accidents.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

GM posts gain amid still-slow auto market

General Motors Co posted an annual sales gain of 10.5 percent in September amid evidence that the U.S. auto market remained stuck in a slow-moving recovery at the start of the fourth quarter.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Electric cars arrive while posing test for grids

Top automakers finally have electric cars ready to purr into dealer showrooms. Now the question is whether the charging infrastructure and electricity supply are up to the task.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Luxury carmakers return to records of old

Europe's luxury carmakers fear no double-dip thanks to a fresh supply of wealthy customers in emerging markets who have just earned enough money to buy their first Mercedes-Benz or Ferrari.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Fiat to launch new models end-2011

Italian automaker Fiat has decided to launch new products only at the end of 2011 or early 2012 due to the weakness of the market

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Autos would get up to 62 mpg under proposal

Automakers would have to achieve sharply higher fuel economy -- between 47 and 62 miles per gallon -- by 2025 under a preliminary plan released by the Obama administration

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Jobs

Monster US online jobs index rises to 138 in September

A monthly gauge of online labor demand in the United States edged up in September from a month ago and was 16 percent above the reading from a year ago.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Private sector job cuts raise Fed easing chance

U.S. private employers unexpectedly shed jobs in September, reinforcing the belief that the U.S. Federal Reserve will embark on another round of monetary policy stimulus to support the economic recovery as early as next month.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Private sector sheds 39,000 jobs in Sept

Private employers unexpectedly cut 39,000 jobs in September after adding an upwardly revised 10,000 jobs in August, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Prices gain on unexpected private jobs decline

U.S. Treasury debt prices climbed on Wednesday, pushing benchmark note yields to the lowest since January 2009, after ADP Employer Services said private payrolls unexpectedly contracted in September.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Meet Claudia! Objective: Make a successful career change from teaching into counseling.

The best part of my job is reuniting candidates with their self-confidence. In today's job market I know it is so difficult to remain positive and to not take rejection personally.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010 by Samantha Nolan

#1 Problem with All Resumes, Job Searches, and Interviews

Imagine sitting in a lobby waiting for an interview. You look around and all those waiting are as professional and qualified as you...

Wednesday, October 06, 2010 by Rosa E. Vargas

The New Grad Quagmire

It's an interesting dilemma for new grads these days. Assuming you're lucky enough to score a job, you'll find yourself thrown into a workforce for which you've (probably) received little or no formal training. Sadder still, you probably won't receive much on-the-job training either.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010 by Emily Bennington

Health

Morning sickness may signal healthier pregnancy

New research confirms that women plagued by morning sickness in early pregnancy are less likely to miscarry.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Nobel-winning work is matchmaker for molecules

The three winners of this year's Nobel Prize for Chemistry all developed new ways to make carbon atoms stick to one another -- a mundane-sounding process that in fact underlies the very basis of life.

Friday, October 08, 2010

FDA to push for more investment in science

Health regulators plan to spend millions of dollars to step up their scientific prowess in a move that officials say will help quickly get new treatments to patients and protect the public against possible health threats.

Friday, October 08, 2010

How Republicans could block healthcare reform

Republicans could keep their promises to stop healthcare reform even if they cannot repeal it, simply by blocking legislation needed to pay for it, one expert argued on Wednesday.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Poor healthcare may shorten American lives: study

Americans die sooner than citizens of a dozen other developed nations and the usual suspects -- obesity, traffic accidents and a high murder rate -- are not to blame, researchers reported on Thursday.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Ultra-Running and Race Day Nutrition

Ultra-running (as defined by any running race longer than the marathon of 26.2 miles) requires a whole different nutritional viewpoint when compared to the gels and quick shots of Gatorade normally

Thursday, October 07, 2010

International Walk to School Day is October 6

The Partnership for a Walkable America sponsored the first National Walk Our Children to School Day in Chicago in 1997. It was a simple day, designed to highlight the need to create communities that are walkable. The day was created, in part, on a similar concept celebrated in the United Kingdom.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Travel

Queenstown’s romantic-adventure band-wagon

I battle desperately not to climb aboard Queenstown's romantic-adventure band-wagon; but I fail miserably.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 by Kip Brook

Historic Pera Palace Hotel in Turkey opens for business

After two and a half years of renovation costing $ 29 million, the five star luxury hotel Pera Palace in Istanbul Turkey opened its doors to guests.

Saturday, September 25, 2010

Camper & Nicholsons (CNI) offers yacht-charter to cruise the Indian Ocean

Even as your contemporaries sail to the Caribbean to celebrate to Christmas, you take a different course.

Friday, September 24, 2010

Mahe

The largest of the Seychelles archipelago, Mahe is an African island rich with hidden treasures.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Fly to space with Boeing in 2015

You just have wait till 2015 for a trip into the space, as US aerospace giant Boeing and Space Adventure have tied up to put tourists into low-level orbit in a futuristic capsule.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Hotels come under Britain’s Fair Trading scanner

Speaking to the BBC, Dorian Harris, Managing Director of Skoosh.com said hotels would email, call and threaten legal action over his website openly offering hotel discounts.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Boeing ventures into space tourism with partner

Aerospace major Boeing announced its entry into the space tourism market in partnership with its Space Adventures, and the partnership hopes to sell seats on rocket trips to the International Space Station very soon.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Life Style

Ugg Australia: Comfortable Fall Fashion Trends

Uggs Australia get a lot of grief in the fashion world, but they're undeniably comfortable and now they're more fashionable as well.

Thursday, September 30, 2010 by Carly Zinderman

Keira Knightley Stars in New Chanel Campaign

Stunning actress Keira Knightley turned heads in Paris the other day while filming a sexy new ad campaign for Chanel.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

A romantic evening for Katie Holmes in Jason Wu

Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise got cozy at the premiere for 'The Romantics' in New York City and we were on hand to report on Katie's latest style antics.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Kalamazoo's Outdoor Kitchen is Cutting-Edge Cookery

Those wanting to up the ante on their backyard "stay-cation" and holiday hospitality should consider Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet's extravagant outdoor kitchen, which is more like an outdoor cooking "resort.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 by Merilee Kern

Emerald Jet Charter Expands with Helicopter Travel

Emerald Jet Charter announced that it now is offering helicopter travel along with chartering private business jets.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 by James Rothaar

Watch that brings back old world charm

If you are tired of the modern looking watches then check out the latest traditional looking wristwatch from Carl F Bucherer - the new Manero ChronoPerpetual.

Saturday, September 25, 2010

Ralph Lauren opens exclusive men’s store on Madison Avenue

To commemorate the opening of his original store in New York, Ralph Lauren is redefining his vision of men's high fashion by launching an exclusive men's store in the same space.

Saturday, September 25, 2010