Take advantage of the free resources offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration. You can chat online, take a seminar, watch videos, receive online training and much more. Check out The Learning Center to get started. Visit www.sba.gov to learn more.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide aims to open 50 new luxury hotels globally within the next five years as it seeks to capture the growth of a new generation of luxury travelers, executives said during the company’s first luxury General Managers Summit in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. “Today’s luxury consumer is multinational and cross-generational, defined […]
Several franchises are advertising job opportunities across the country right now, including NAPA Auto Parts, Hurricane Grill & Wings, Sears Home Improvement Products and Title Boxing Club. Positions range from store owner to customer service representative to restaurant staff to delivery driver.
Steve Jobs, founder of Apple, said: “My model for business is the Beatles. They were four guys who kept each other’s kind of negative tendencies in check. They balanced each other, and the total was greater than the sum of the parts. That’s how I see business: Great things in business are never done by […]
A record one billion people traveled to another country last year. But as global travel and tourism has boomed to historic levels, tourism industry officials said the U.S. share of those visitors has shrunk by almost a third in the past decade. That’s partly because of increased U.S. security after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, […]
The Professional Association of Travel Hosts (PATH), announced that its fourth annual symposium will be held at the Venetian Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, May 1-2, 2013. The event is expected to set attendance records. It follows the annual Home Based Travel Agent Forum, which will also be held at the Venetian Hotel, April […]
Kensington and Chelsea College joined forces with some of London’s most iconic organizations to produce an inspiring video showcasing how apprenticeships change lives and businesses. The five-minute film, shot at the V&A, was debuted at a networking event at the college’s multi-million pound Chelsea Centre, on March 12, in support of National Apprenticeship Week. Among […]
Is there a new way of doing business in today’s economy?Do you have to network effectively to increase possibilities and your net worth? Want to know “what’s trending” in today’s entertainment, business, politics, mobile technology, and more? Find out, at the 6th annual iConomy Expo! March 28th 2013….Free to attend! The iConomy Expo supports the […]
New survey draws connection between happiness and traveling. As the world prepares to recognize the first ever International Day of Happiness on March 20, a day established by the United Nations General Assembly, a new poll reveals how travel factors into happiness worldwide. A large majority of respondents (83%) of the 2013 G Adventures Happiness […]
Printing personalized iron-on labels is quick and easy with the new Epson®LabelWorks™ Iron-On Kit featuring the portable LabelWorks LW-300 and two iron-on tape cartridges – all in a convenient carrying case. The machine-washable iron-on labels can quickly be applied to almost any fabric, giving busy families a unique way to organize multiple uniforms, sports jerseys, […]
Some of the world’s most successful and forward-thinking business leaders, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders will convene for Conscious Capitalism 2013 in San Francisco on Friday & Saturday, April 5 & 6, 2013 to share stories and best practices for putting Conscious Capitalism to work. The two-day event is designed for business owners, executives, non-profits and […]
You may take it for granted that your company is a “small business.” The distinction is important if you wish to register for government contracting as a small business. Once you register as a government contractor, you must adhere to industry size standards established by the U.S. Small Business Administration. The SBA, for most industries, […]