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The extraordinary security around GMO salmon

Nov 23, 2015
Everything's accounted for when you're breeding the first-ever U.S.-approved GMO fish.
Posted In: salmon, GMO, FDA

Navigating the unwritten rules of the workplace

Nov 23, 2015
Ross McCammon shares office wisdom from his book, "Works Well with Others."
Posted In: workplace culture
Faking happiness all day can take a toll on employees.

Don't worry, be happy! Or else you're fired.

Nov 23, 2015
Emotional labor has both a bright and a dark side.
Posted In: labor policies, unhealthy jobs, customer service

Pfizer and Allergan agree to $160 billion "inversion"

Nov 23, 2015
The deal would create the largest pharmaceutical company in the world.
Posted In: Pfizer, Allergan, inversions, corporate tax
Chesapeake Energy is facing plummeting stock after borrowing its way into a lot of debt.

Chesapeake Energy's boom and bust

Nov 20, 2015
The oil and gas producer borrowed heavily, now it's deep in debt and struggling
Posted In: energy, Oil, fracking

Don't call it a GMO

Nov 20, 2015
The FDA says the label is confusing, lets look at at non-GMO meal and find out.
Posted In: Food, Big Food, GMO, Non-GMO, FDA

Finally ... finally!!! ... Black Friday starts to fade

Nov 20, 2015
Shoppers have new strategies, and retailers are changing theirs in response.
Posted In: Black Friday, Target Black Friday, Thanksgiving

Why some companies are using algorithms for hiring

Nov 19, 2015
A new study suggests algorithms can help find employees who will stick around longer
Posted In: hiring, employment
Congress passed a bill this week that opened up the future of mining in space.

Asteroid mining not so far in the future

Nov 19, 2015
Congress recently passed a bill setting out guidelines for mining in space.
Posted In: space, Congress, mining, asteroid
Lin-Manuel Miranda performs at 'Hamilton' Broadway Opening Night at Richard Rodgers Theatre on August 6, 2015 in New York City.

The long reach of the Broadway hit 'Hamilton'

Nov 18, 2015
The show about the U.S. financial system's architect is a hit off Broadway, too.
Posted In: Hamilton, broadway, Founding Fathers