Glenn Ragland jazz musician and poet

When the going gets rough, some sell poems

Sep 15, 2014
A story of an out-of-work jazz drummer who is trying to make it work.
Posted In: poetry, Economy, business, Music

The cost of travel, according to the federal government

Aug 18, 2014
Some hotels set their rates based on the federal standard.
Posted In: federal government, Travel, business
Wal-Mart market

Why won't small firms work with Wal-Mart?

Aug 14, 2014
Some small firms find their deals with Wal-Mart more valuable than their worth.
Posted In: Wal-Mart, business, Small Business
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Daimler and the disappearing emails

Aug 14, 2014
Employees now have the option to delete all email that arrives during vacation.
Posted In: business, email, German, holiday

U.S. companies pledge $14 billion in Africa investment

Aug 5, 2014
Energy shortages are an obstacle to business and an opportunity for investment.
Posted In: Africa, business, foreign investment

Twitter is relying on the Underwear Gnomes Profit Plan

Jul 30, 2014
Twitter lost money, but gained users - part of their strategy.
Posted In: Twitter, business, south park

What the Zillow-Trulia deal means for real estate

Jul 28, 2014
We look at the real estate business following the $3.5 billion Zillow-Trulia deal.
Posted In: zillow, real estate, business

What are companies doing with all that cash?

Jul 22, 2014
Giants like Google and Apple and Pfizer are raking it in. But where is the money going?
Posted In: business, Microsoft, apple

Are you a giver or a taker?

Apr 8, 2014
Wharton professor Adam Grant tells us who is more successful in business
Posted In: business, personality, quiz

Looking to start a business? Family first

Feb 21, 2014
How to fund your business idea when banks won't lend.
Posted In: family, business, lending, loans