Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education is getting a lot of attention from the White House and from private industry. As a non-parent, I really do have a stake STEM education. On the surface it seems like a good idea to invest $250 million dollars, since most of it is coming from Intel. Why should I care? The most basic reason? My own safety and survival.
The Center for Women's Business Research and the National Women's Business Council have come out with a study that shows the impact of women-owned business in America, and it's an encouraging number. Close to 3 Trillion dollars which further translates to 23 million jobs....more
Attention Real Estate Investors! Finally, some good news on the rental home front. Have you heard the latest saying? “The New American Dream” = “Renting” That’s right, many financial publications are suggesting people rent instead of buy....more
A substantial neckpiece, or "statement necklace", is a necklace that you wear only on its own. They have so much detailing, can be substantial in size, very decorative and ornate, can be worn at varyings length by adding an extra jump ring.
Wear them over bare skin with an open shirt, or over a closed turtle neck, or button down shirt. Wear them with a beautiful evening gown or cocktail dress.
Tax rates matter to a small business owner or aspiring entrepreneur. A new report examines the most ‘business friendly’ tax systems across the nation. South Dakota comes out on top in the new analysis from the Tax Foundation.
Venture capital investors are counting on the green according to a new report.
Venture capital investment in green technologies totaled $1.2 billion in 85 deals in the second quarter of 2009, up from $836 million in 59 deals in the first quarter, according to a report from Greentech Media .
Solar power was once again the leading investment segment at more than $330 million, Greentech's analysis found.