Features by Shannon Mullen
Posted In: freelance, temp work
As more and more Americans work freelance jobs, a new industry emerges to meet their needs
Posted In: Unemployment
A look at the latest technology that can help job seekers and employers find their perfect match.
Posted In: Cyber Monday, Retail, holiday shopping
Companies say it's a morale booster and ensures that workers don't take the day off to shop at home.
Posted In: Black Friday, Retail
Black Friday discounts extend beyond flat-screen TVs, cashmere sweaters, toys and stocking stuffers
Posted In: airports, Airlines, terminals, holidays, design, interiors, traveling, flying
Airports used to be dull, grey boxes we had to pass through to get from one place to another.
Posted In: credit card debt, debt
This time of year, some lenders send out offers to let you "skip a payment."
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.