Written by Kathleen Madigan


Harsh winter weather delayed—but likely didn't derail—the breakout growth many economists expected for the U.S. going into the year.

According to The Wall Street Journal's monthly survey of economists, the second quarter's real gross domestic product will...


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Former CBS investigative news correspondent, news anchor and author, Sharyl Attkisson, was recently featured on The O'Reilly Factor about the influence of media on the coverage of the news. Click here to see the video.


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Sharyl Attkisson is an investigative journalist based in Washington...


The U-Conn. Huskies’ star guard, Shabazz Napier, told reporters that sometimes he goes to bed “starving” because he can’t afford food, reports The Washington Post’s Soraya Nadia McDonald.


That’s a sad statement, considering Napier was named most outstanding...


Written by Colleen Kane


Lack of strong leadership will hold back any business, even if it's not failing. Take the example of the wine and craft beer store and bar Amazing Grapes, in Orange County, Calif.


When Marcus Lemonis, the "business turnaround king" of "The Profit" arrived at the operation,...


Happy employees are central to the success of a business. We all instinctively know this, but it can be hard to pinpoint why. Nobody would argue that employees should be sad and downtrodden, yet it seems as though some businesses and their managers set out with the intention of presiding over a...


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PSB Ranks Top In Social Analytics

By Nick Webb, Posted April 8th 2014

We are thrilled to see that Premiere Speakers Bureau has the best brand passion profile based on social mentions using Netnography. This study was conducted by Nicholas J. Webb, world-renowned business futurist, speaker and innovation thought leader.


Biography


Nicholas J. Webb is the Author of...


I am an optimist. I believe that America's best days are still to come and today's children will live a life far better than their parents and grandparents.


The vast majority of Americans are more pessimistic, and it's easy to understand why. Looking at the behavior and performance of our...


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Walking Your Talk

By Ruben Gonzalez, Posted April 3rd 2014

Leaders in every field agree that there is a shortage of people who get things done. People who get results.
That is great news. It's an opportunity for all of us. What that means is that if you want to move up in your field, all you have to do is to start getting results.
 
So...


As parents, we care for our children until they can fend for themselves. Then one day, the roles are reversed. Our kids become the caretakers.


Perhaps you won’t need assistance in your senior years. You would be one of the lucky ones. The fact is that about 70 percent of people 65 or older...


 


Fox News host Greg Gutfeld is promoting his new book, “Not Cool: The Hipster Elite and Their War on You.” So naturally, he took the opportunity to interview a guy he describes as “selfless,” “modest,” and “sexier than most movie stars”: Greg...