Features by Shannon Mullen

What the time of day says about your earnings report

We look at the reasons some companies report earnings when they do.
Posted In: earnings report, CEOs, investors

IPOs - why the frenzy ?

It might be the busiest week for companies going public since August 2000.
Posted In: IPO, stock, biotechnology
Narendra Modi

The long road to doing better business in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to make India attractive to foreign investment.
Posted In: India, foreign investment

U.S. companies shell out more for business travel

As a sign of confidence in the economy, businesses are spending more on travel.
Posted In: Travel, conference calls
Honda manufacturing plant

Mexico makes more cars than Brazil. Yes, it's a race.

Mexico is set to overtake Brazil as Latin America’s biggest auto producer.
Posted In: Latin America, cars, car manufacturing

Some employers shift 401(k) matches

Employees could lose money if their company contributes only once a year
Posted In: Retirement, 401(k)

Freelancers: From 'hustlers' into 'heroes for hire'

As more and more Americans work freelance jobs, a new industry emerges to meet their needs
Posted In: freelance, temp work

Looking for a job? How new tech is helping companies find potential employees

A look at the latest technology that can help job seekers and employers find their perfect match.
Posted In: Unemployment

More bosses let workers shop online during Cyber Monday

Companies say it's a morale booster and ensures that workers don't take the day off to shop at home.
Posted In: Cyber Monday, Retail, holiday shopping

Some hotels and restaurants piggyback on Black Friday mania

Black Friday discounts extend beyond flat-screen TVs, cashmere sweaters, toys and stocking stuffers
Posted In: Black Friday, Retail


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