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Unemployment rate remains relatively high, but demand for temp workers is rising. Holiday hiring will add to the pool of temporary jobs. Still, few firms look set to 'staff up' significantly, as they watch for a shift in consumers' mood.
11/05/2010 05:11 pm
What fans of "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil" need to see in Savannah.
11/05/2010 09:10 am
Take one needle, add a big pile of yarn, an internet connection, and a few hours (which can be in front of the TV), and you can create a beautiful and useful gift set.
11/03/2010 05:00 pm
Credit cards should be used with their cash-back rewards in mind. That's tip No. 3 of our holiday shopping dos and don'ts.
11/02/2010 09:19 am
It's easy to decide to change, but harder to make that change feel normal. Here are some tips.
10/30/2010 07:10 pm
Americans are expected to dole out a total of $5.8 billion on Halloween, an increase of nearly a billion dollars over last year, according to the National Retail Federation. This represents a return to 2008’s Halloween spending levels and marks an opportunity for Halloween-themed businesses to wring some dollars from trick or treating before the scary season gives way to Christmas carols and gift-giving. Here's what seven 'scary' firms have to offer:
10/30/2010 12:30 pm
A new poll says consumers will spend less this year than last year on holiday shopping. I say false.
10/27/2010 03:05 pm
Consumer confidence remains at historically low levels, but retailers still expect a modest rise in holiday sales.
10/26/2010 12:16 pm
Democrats are looking at early voting data from several key states and suggesting that Election Day might not be too bad for them. But experts say the data are unclear.
10/25/2010 04:09 pm