One of the most important things a good business person can do in the early stages of his or her career is to squirrel something away. Whether one’s source of income initially comes from employment or profits from a business venture, some money should be stashed away to be applied to future opportunities.
Business & Economy
Chinese officials say they know exactly who is to blame for a wild week that rocked global stock markets, battered the currencies of emerging markets around the globe, sent commodity prices lower and may have shaved a percentage point or two off of global GDP growth next year: anybody but China.
Businessman Donald Trump says he’s going to come out with a tax plan in the coming weeks that people at hedge funds will not like but that “pretty much everybody else” will love, declaring Friday that he’s “the king of the tax code.”
McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook publicly mocked Burger King’s “McWhopper” idea for world peace, urging the fast-food rival to join them in a more “meaningful” global effort.
Ronald Reagan’s former attorney general Edwin Meese has joined a growing number of conservatives urging Congress not to pass proposed legislation changing America’s patent system.