New York Times Business

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$150 World Cup Jerseys Made by Workers Getting $2.27 a Day

$150 World Cup Jerseys Made by Workers Getting $2.27 a Day

As the World Cup in Qatar kicked off last week, millions of fans pulled on jerseys costing $90 to $150 …

Robert D. Kern, Developer of Emergency Generators, Dies at 96

Robert D. Kern, Developer of Emergency Generators, Dies at 96

Robert D. Kern, a mechanical engineer who in the mid-1950s started a company in a garage making portable backup power …

A New Source of Economic Anxiety in Britain: Soaring Mortgage Rates

A New Source of Economic Anxiety in Britain: Soaring Mortgage Rates

In June 2021, Monique Foulger reached a major milestone: At 30 years old, she bought her first home, a modest …

Electric Vehicles Start to Enter the Car-Buying Mainstream

Electric Vehicles Start to Enter the Car-Buying Mainstream

Buyers of battery-powered cars are concerned about climate change, but lower costs are also a powerful attraction, according to more …

Keurig Dr Pepper Invests $50 Million in Athletic Nonalcoholic Brewer

Keurig Dr Pepper Invests $50 Million in Athletic Nonalcoholic Brewer

Keurig Dr Pepper has invested $50 million in Athletic Brewing Company, the nonalcoholic beer maker, as part of a $75 …

Accommodation Is Not a Shield From Criticism

Accommodation Is Not a Shield From Criticism

Try to develop an understanding of how to talk about these issues with your employee, openly but fairly. And are …

Real Estate Crisis Is at the Heart of China’s Economic Troubles

Real Estate Crisis Is at the Heart of China’s Economic Troubles

For decades, buying property was considered a safe investment in China. Now, instead of building a foundation of wealth for …

Walmart Reports Rise in Sales

Walmart Reports Rise in Sales

As prices on many goods have increased in recent months, even the most sophisticated retailers like Walmart have struggled to …

Harvard Business Review

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Which Connections Really Help You Find a Job?

Which Connections Really Help You Find a Job?

Experiments involving 20 million people generated a surprising finding: moderately weak connects — and not strong connections — are the …

A Better Way to Match Supply and Demand in the Retail Supply Chain

A Better Way to Match Supply and Demand in the Retail Supply Chain

The wild gyrations in the supply chain are wreaking havoc on retailers and their suppliers. One contributing factor is suppliers’ …

FTX and the Problem of Unchecked Founder Power

FTX and the Problem of Unchecked Founder Power

Startup founders typically face a fundamental tradeoff: They can grow the company, increasing its value and the value of their …

The Failure of the DEI-Industrial Complex

The Failure of the DEI-Industrial Complex

There’s a big, poorly kept secret in the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) industry: the actual efficacy of an uncomfortably …

4 Plausible Geopolitical Scenarios CEOs Should Consider When Setting Strategy – SPONSOR CONTENT FROM EY-PARTHENON

4 Plausible Geopolitical Scenarios CEOs Should Consider When Setting Strategy – SPONSOR CONTENT FROM EY-PARTHENON

By Jeff Wray, Oliver Jones, Courtney Rickert McCaffrey, and Famke Krumbmüller The future for business has rarely been so uncertain. …

Bad Data Is Sapping Your Team’s Productivity

Bad Data Is Sapping Your Team’s Productivity

In principle, new technologies help companies increase productivity: Logistics systems ensure that they have the right quantities of things they …

3 Lessons from Hyperinflationary Periods

3 Lessons from Hyperinflationary Periods

Inflation is painful, for firms, customers, employees, and society. But careful study of periods of “hyperinflation” point to ways that …

How to Write a Thank You Email After an Interview

How to Write a Thank You Email After an Interview

You’ve updated your resume, written your cover letter, and prepared for your interview. Now it’s time for your thank you …

The Washington Post

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Rapper Ye draws fresh denunciation for Hitler praise in Alex Jones interview

Rapper Ye draws fresh denunciation for Hitler praise in Alex Jones interview

Comment on this story Comment correction An earlier version of this article said that Ye and his then-wife, Kim Kardashian, …

Biden pushes South Carolina as first primary state, elevates Georgia and Michigan

Biden pushes South Carolina as first primary state, elevates Georgia and Michigan

Comment on this story Comment President Biden has asked leaders of the Democratic National Committee to make South Carolina the …

Supreme Court to review legality of Biden’s student loan forgiveness program

Supreme Court to review legality of Biden’s student loan forgiveness program

Comment on this story Comment The Supreme Court on Thursday announced it will expedite review of the legality of President …

Post Politics Now: Biden hosting Macron at White House; Obama to stump for Warnock in Ga.

Post Politics Now: Biden hosting Macron at White House; Obama to stump for Warnock in Ga.

“There is a risk today that we must discuss among friends,” Macron said in a talk at the French embassy. …

The Abortion Diaries: Pregnant and desperate in post-Roe America

The Abortion Diaries: Pregnant and desperate in post-Roe America

It’s a moment of panic that has played out again and again for people in more than a dozen states …

These teens won the right to vote. Their county disenfranchised them.

These teens won the right to vote. Their county disenfranchised them.

High school activists in California fought hard to lower the voter age only to be ignored. Updated November 30, 2022 …

House votes to pass bill forcing rail labor deal to avoid strike

House votes to pass bill forcing rail labor deal to avoid strike

Comment on this story Comment The House voted Wednesday to force a deal between freight rail carriers and unions, blocking …

House Democrats prepare for unfamiliar territory: New leaders, in a minority

House Democrats prepare for unfamiliar territory: New leaders, in a minority

Comment on this story Comment House Democrats elected a new generation of leaders Wednesday who will be responsible for keeping …

Politico

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‘A deranged Anti-semite’: GOP outraged at Ye’s latest horror show

‘A deranged Anti-semite’: GOP outraged at Ye’s latest horror show

Republicans who once seemed to revel in associating with the rapper and his vocal support for Trumpism, have grimaced as …

Parler halts intent of sale to Kanye West, parent company announces

Parler halts intent of sale to Kanye West, parent company announces

“Every human being has something of value that they brought to the table, especially Hitler,” Ye said during an interview …

GOP lawmakers mostly decline to condemn Trump over white supremacist meeting

GOP lawmakers mostly decline to condemn Trump over white supremacist meeting

Trump’s vice president joined several GOP members of Congress in blasting Trump’s dinner last week with Fuentes, who has often …

The GOP’s great Trump reckoning begins at the state party level

The GOP’s great Trump reckoning begins at the state party level

Barletta may have personal reasons for ditching Trump. The former president endorsed his opponent in the GOP primary for governor …

Donald Trump dined with white nationalist, Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes

Donald Trump dined with white nationalist, Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes

“This past week, Kanye West called me to have dinner at Mar-a-Lago,” he wrote. “Shortly thereafter, he unexpectedly showed up …

Musk says granting ‘amnesty’ to suspended Twitter accounts

Musk says granting ‘amnesty’ to suspended Twitter accounts

Musk used the same Latin phrase after posting a similar poll last last weekend before reinstating the account of former …

Black mayors are leading the nation’s biggest cities for the first time

Black mayors are leading the nation’s biggest cities for the first time

This marks the first time these major metropolises will simultaneously be led by African Americans — and it may be …

Biden’s generation is ceding the stage as he plots his next act

Biden’s generation is ceding the stage as he plots his next act

While there has been simmering tension within the Democratic Party about making a generational change, Biden’s fate appears to be …

NerdWallet

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Expert: Tech Layoffs Really Are Rising, and Here’s Why

Expert: Tech Layoffs Really Are Rising, and Here’s Why

Layoffs are making headlines again, but they’re concentrated in just one sector: tech. And those numbers are spiking, with November’s …

You Got Laid Off: What to Do With Your Money

You Got Laid Off: What to Do With Your Money

When you’re laid off, you’re not going to be in the clearest state of mind to take care of your …

Should I Refinance My Car During a Recession?

Should I Refinance My Car During a Recession?

Refinancing a car during a recession could be a good idea, but your personal situation will determine if auto refinancing …

What Is Hawaiian Elite Status Worth?

What Is Hawaiian Elite Status Worth?

Airline elite status is worth more than just bragging rights. The perks — including bonus miles, checked bag waivers, entry …

Why Are There No Cheap EVs?

Why Are There No Cheap EVs?

You might want to buy an electric car, but the price gives you a severe case of sticker shock. It …

Wrapped Bitcoin (wBTC): What It Is and How to Use It

Wrapped Bitcoin (wBTC): What It Is and How to Use It

Wrapped Bitcoin (wBTC) is a token that mirrors the value of Bitcoin (BTC) and is interoperable with decentralized applications built …

AAA Homeowners Insurance Review 2022

AAA Homeowners Insurance Review 2022

Multiple insurance products available. AAA membership includes benefits such as roadside assistance and travel discounts. A membership fee may be …

Delta Clamps Down On Sky Club Lounge Access After Record Visits

Delta Clamps Down On Sky Club Lounge Access After Record Visits

Delta Air Lines says it saw a record number of visitors to its Delta Sky Club airport lounges in 2022, …

The White Coat Investor

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Can You Lease Your Car to Your Business?

Can You Lease Your Car to Your Business?

By Dr. James M. Dahle, WCI Founder I often hear docs and other small business people mention how they are …

Tax-Loss Harvest Before Year’s End

Tax-Loss Harvest Before Year’s End

Transcription – WCI – 291 Intro:This is the White Coat Investor podcast, where we help those who wear the white …

Apply Bruce Lee Principles to Your Financial Education

Apply Bruce Lee Principles to Your Financial Education

By Dr. Peter Kim of Passive Income MD, WCI Network Partner A few years ago, I watched an interesting documentary …

The Student Loan Holiday Has Been Extended Again (and Maybe Forever)?

The Student Loan Holiday Has Been Extended Again (and Maybe Forever)?

[Editor’s Note: Three months from now, the WCI community will gather in sunny Phoenix for the Physician Wellness and Financial …

White and Black: Being an Autistic Doctor

White and Black: Being an Autistic Doctor

[Editor’s Note: Get an early start on your 2023 New Year’s resolution to continue building your financial education. Today, November …

The Case Against Using Public REITs for Portfolio Diversification

The Case Against Using Public REITs for Portfolio Diversification

By Francis Bayes, WCI Columnist When I started “investing” by buying index funds, my portfolio included VNQ: one of the …

Discounts for Doctors and Healthcare Workers in 2022

Discounts for Doctors and Healthcare Workers in 2022

[Editor’s Note: The holidays are coming, and that means it’s time to start thinking about gift-giving. If you want to …

Thankful on Thanksgiving

Thankful on Thanksgiving

We want to wish all of our listeners and readers a Happy Thanksgiving! Today, we wanted to focus on gratitude …