The U.S. Senate ties up loose ends

The U.S. Senate ties up loose ends. One of the things I couldn’t tell you about when it happened has to do with my friend, Dr. Winslow Sargeant (who is not Kellen Winslow and has never played for the San Diego Chargers), Chief Counsel of…

Postponed — See Dec 28 Entry

(Was: Deadline Looms for Posting Employee Rights per National Labor Relations Act) As of January 31, 2012, most private sector employers must post a notice of employee rights under the National Labor Relations Act at their worksites. The…

Invention Is the Mother of Economic Growth

 Invention Is the Mother of Economic Growth: Nathan Myhrvold By Nathan Myhrvold - Dec 19, 2011 One reason “dismal science” aptly describes economics is that it so often winds up in a zero-sum trade-off of diminishing returns. That gets…

Mentors give business owners a boost

DE KALB (IL) DAILY CHRONICLE -- Mentors give business owners a boost By NICOLE WESKERNA - nweskerna@shawmedia.com Created: Wednesday, December 14, 2011 5:30 a.m. CST  SYCAMORE – If it weren’t for a group of business-minded volunteers,…

Entrepreneurs in Spurring Job Creation

Posted by Ellen Kim on December 01, 2011 at 10:18 AM EST National Entrepreneurship Month is a perfect time to celebrate the immigrant innovators who have always played a major role in growing the American economy - from the Russian-born…