Content posted in April 2011
How to Dodge Investment Scams
Noreen Seebacher 4/29/2011 19 comments
Con artists tap a dizzying array of emotions. Greed and vanity are at the top of the list. But the secondary drivers include envy, panic, denial, exuberance, trust, and naiveté.
The Secrets of Apple's Success
Noreen Seebacher 4/21/2011 22 comments
Apple understands the inherent value of creating simple, streamlined, and functional products that simply do what consumers, and an increasing number of enterprise users, need the products to do
Retail Spending Shows Strength
Noreen Seebacher 4/13/2011 16 comments
Despite stock market volatility, turmoil in the Middle East, increasing gasoline and food prices, and falling home prices, Americans are spending
Lessons From the Con Artists
Noreen Seebacher 4/13/2011 13 comments
While we question everything from politicians to products, we’re less likely to question our investments. Too often, seemingly successful investments often grow on faith rather than fact
Telecom-equipment maker Ciena is a stock trader’s dream, as long as the timing is correct.
The FTC is offering a $50,000 cash prize to the person or group that can come up with a solution to those annoying robocalls.
Akamai is in the middle of four significant tech trends.
John Malone of Liberty Media will be taking over Sirius XM satellite radio when the existing CEO Mel Karmazin steps down. What's it mean?
Demand for students of the humanities exists, despite widespread aspersions on the discipline.
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