Features by Shannon Mullen
Posted In: turkey, Thanksgiving
Some stores get customers in the door with discounted turkeys, and make their money on the rest of the meal's ingredients.
Posted In: skiing, maine, snow
Newer technology means ski resorts can cover more ground earlier, and stay open longer.
Posted In: asia, free trade, globalization
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew plans to visit five countries in the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Posted In: veterans, Applebee's
Veterans Day isn't one of the most widely-commemorated holidays, but many businesses use it to reach out to vets.
Posted In: call of duty, video games, gamers, gaming
Why so much costly advertising for this game?
Posted In: starbucks, holiday season, coffee
The holiday season is lucrative for Starbucks -- because of the flavored drinks sold in those red cups.
Posted In: television, music industry
The hip-hop mogul launches music TV network for millennials.
Posted In: coworking, working from home
Working remotely, but not from home.
Posted In: debt ceiling, government shutdown 2013
The government shutdown reminded us that there are some federal programs that we'll miss if they go away again.
Posted In: teacher pay, salaries, public schools, charter schools
A new study from Stanford University says giving teachers a big bonus for raising student test scores is effective.