Features by Shannon Mullen
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.
Posted In: Mattel, toys, Barbie
Toy analysts say Mattel's core brands and its progress in high-tech toys have helped it do better than some other toymakers.
Posted In: historically black colleges, HBCUs, Morgan State University
A federal court in Maryland ruled this week that the state had failed fully to desegregate its public higher education system.
Posted In: Iraq, afghanistan, government waste
The office established as the temporary oversight agency for Iraq reconstruction will cease operations.
Posted In: split stock, Priceline flights
At $1,000 per share, Priceline's stock is expensive -- so why hasn't the company split its share price?
Posted In: lists, Economy, business, media, Forbes
The Forbes 400 is out. Media organizations spend a lot of time and money on building and promoting lists because they're easy to promote and can help sell a lot of ads.