Futures for the S&P 500 index, Dow Jones industrial average and Nasdaq 100 were slightly higher Sunday night. Look for Trump stocks U.S. Steel (X), Nucor(NUE), Steel Dynamics (STLD), AK Steel (AKS) and aluminum maker Alcoa (MT) to rally Monday on reports that President Trump backs high steel and aluminum tariffs on imports. Meanwhile, Palo Alto Networks (PANW) kicks off a...
The social media service Twitter is believed to have suspended thousands of accounts for being automated bots, or for other policy violations, drawing outcry from fringe conservative media figures who lost followers in the move. Many of these figures, such as pro-Trump host Bill Mitchell and white nationalist Richard Spencer,...
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Special Agent Jason Frankenberger encouraged the use of two-factor authentication and stronger passwords along with better employee education programs in Tuesday’s (Feb. 20) Cyber Security Symposium presented by the Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce and Talk Business & Politics. Addressing community business leaders and...
Do you remember the last time you received an email from a senior leader touting some new transformative technology you’d soon be expected to use? It was going to revolutionize the way you work, change your company’s culture, and inject digital acumen into the organization. How did that turn out?...
IN JANUARY, FIRED Google engineer James Damore filed a lawsuit alleging that Google discriminated against white men and political conservatives. On Wednesday, another former Google engineer, Tim Chevalier, sued the company for firing him for posting what he calls politically liberal content, including criticism of Damore, on Google’s internal message boards. The offending...
Are you a foodie with an entrepreneurial heart? Do you dream of launching your own commercial culinary venture? If so, starting a business in the food space might just be your calling. From meeting the increased demand for healthier options to whipping up delicious, rich meals, there's a niche for...
Bitcoin rose to $11,405.09 on Monday, according to Coindesk. Bitcoin retook the $10,000 mark last Thursday.  Bitcoin Investment Trust(GBTC) rose sharply last week in sympathy with Bitcoin and other digital currencies, Overstock.com (OSTK) also rallied while Riot Blockchain (RIOT) tumbled on a CNBC investigation. Bitcoin had plunged from around $20,000 in late December following a climax run and...
People have always been connected with food, but it's an especially popular passion nowadays. Whether it's recipes their grandmother cooked for them, meals they've come up with on their own, or recipes adapted from their favorite celebrity chef, food is everywhere. This can be so inspiring for a chef on the...
Social media is no longer just a way to kill time. These platforms can help you find a job, market your products, connect you with valuable contacts – it can even spark business ideas. Instead of aimlessly scrolling through your Facebook timeline and Twitter feed, here are seven clever ways to...
Where you work matters: An office can impact employees' performance, mood and efficiency. If you're cramped in a plain room with hard chairs and fluorescent lights, you probably won't be as motivated as you would in an open space with large windows and private cubicles. 1. Delegate a space for relaxation. Providing a...