By Taylor Telford Taylor Telford Reporter covering national and breaking news Email Bio Follow A new font can help lodge information deeper in your brain, researchers say, but it’s not magic — just the
For decades, retail pioneer Sears ruled the US retailing industry. Its mail order catalogues and retail stores captured the hearts and wallets of middle-income Americans. That’s how Sears hit one landmark
Sears, once the largest retailer in the world, has filed for bankruptcy and is closing 142 stores. Here's how it got there.
Sears filed for bankruptcy early Monday morning and announced that its CEO, Edward Lampert, would be stepping down. "Over the last several years, we have worked hard to transform our business and unlock
Billionaire investor Steve Case says the failure of the 2000 AOL Time Warner mega merger taught him a crucial lesson about
• Steve Case is the billionaire founding CEO of AOL and the head of Washington, DC-based venture-capital firm Revolution. • In 2000, AOL bought Time Warner for $165 billion, making it the largest merger
With more than 37,000 restaurants worldwide, McDonald's remains a popular and potentially lucrative option for some individuals looking to break into the fast-food industry. However, with falling franchise
Those who are excellent at off-the-cuff speaking have a secret: They don’t wing it; they prepare. Here’s how. Today’s workplace provides abundant opportunities for impromptu remarks–in meetings, job interviews,
Barnes & Noble stock jumped more than 20% after the board said it would consider a sale of the troubled company. The board said Wednesday it had appointed a special committee to review offers. One came
Seattle (CNN Business) — If you want to glimpse the future of retail, check out an Amazon Go store. They're sleek and modern, with a minimalist vibe. Black merchandise racks. Wood veneer. Polished concrete.
Today, I promise I’ll make something that is currently invisible to you, visible. It will be like throwing bright red paint on an invisible horse. So, everyone knows that the best products make the most
The Big Questions Scientists are looking for ways to put this mind-bending idea to the test. Is the world around us real — or are we living in a simulation, like characters trapped inside some space alien’s
Editor's note: This article is part of a series that looks at the impact of Shark Tank on the entrepreneurs and businesses that have appeared on the show. Jason Woods went on Shark Tank in 2013, full hope
Space Researchers are racing to make this science-fiction idea a reality. For more than half a century, rockets have been the only way to go to space. But in the not-too-distant future, we may have another
In sectors fueled by creativity, where happy teams are so important, it’s often ‘agreeable’ more extrovert people who get hired (by other people just like them.) They’re certainly a whole lot more fun
It’s one of the most common interview questions. These are the answers that hiring managers say they are looking for. One of the most common questions candidates are asked during a job interview is “What
Two words: Hoverboard. Skates. Segway is back. At least according to the 1,255 Indiegogo backers of the company’s latest product, the Drift W1. The Segway product you’re probably most familiar with is
If you're looking to double -- then triple -- your investments, look no further than compounding. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. According to Entrepreneur Network partner
Investors are probably the second most sought-after commodity, second only to sleep, in the startup ecosystem. Constantly cold called, emailed, and even stopped in public, full-time investors see more
Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or have been in it for years, knowing and utilizing your personality type can prove to be immensely beneficial to help you understand your most self.
OK, so maybe a $1 million isn't as cool as it used to be. Thanks, inflation, David Fincher's "The Social Network" and Russ Hanneman! Making the two-comma club is still a noble financial goal. And an attainable