18-Year Old US Soldiers Now Entering Afghanistan 18 Years After War Began

18-Year Old US Soldiers Now Entering Afghanistan 18 Years After War Began This week America's longest war in Afghanistan turned eighteen, and so did its youngest solde.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 9th, 2019

Year in Review: Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino completes $1.5B expansion

Editor's Note: This story is part of our annual Year in Review series looking back at the top headlines of 2019. Two years after it began construction, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino opened the doors to its much-anticipated $1.5 billion guitar-shape.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 18th, 2019

Three questions with Islands Hospice"s director of business development

Sean Reeks, director of business development of Islands Hospice, says that his eight-year journey in hospice care began as more of a calling for him than anything else. About four years ago, Reeks says he took a leap of faith and moved out to Hawaii to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 25th, 2019

Twelve Years of Tweets

FEEDApparently I am now entering my 13th year of tweeting (and if you haven’t joined the unend.....»»

Category: blogSource: slopeofhopeNov 8th, 2019

Snapback to higher bond yields? At least five years, strategists say

A return to significantly higher yields will take longer than previously thought, according to a Reuters poll of fixed-income strategists who slashed their year-ahead major government bond yield forecasts to the lowest since polling began 17 years ago......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 29th, 2019

Cool Offices: Fast-growing Gardner Builders focuses on flexible, open space in office expansion

When construction company Gardner Builders moved into downtown Minneapolis' Baker Center in January 2016, executives expected to be in the space for six years. "Within a year we outgrew it," said CEO Bob Gardner. The team began making plans to d.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2019

Business of Pride Corporate Award: Booz Allen Hamilton

The significance of the year 2019 is not lost on the leadership of Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. when it comes to LGBTQ equality. It serves as a marker, a milestone of the progress made not only in the 50 years since the Stonewall riots began the modern .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2019

Barcelona"s Sagrada Familia has finally received a building permit 137 years after construction began

The Barcelona city council granted a seven-year license to the current builders of the Sagrada Familia, 137 years after constructi.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJun 11th, 2019

Futures Movers: U.S. oil prices enter a bear market as weekly domestic crude supplies jump to a nearly 2-year high

Oil futures drop Wednesday, with U.S. prices entering a bear market, as domestic data revealed a weekly crude supply climb of almost 7 million barrels—the largest in five weeks—to their highest level in nearly two years......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 5th, 2019

Is 2019 The Year That Venture Capital Receives An Upgrade?

Venture capital began in the 1950s, when the Rockefellers persuaded their friends to sprinkle some of their wealth on micro-businesses (read: startups) founded by American soldiers returning from war. A lo.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 29th, 2019

Cincinnati restaurateur named Ohio’s Small Business Person of the Year

The owner of a Mount Washington restaurant that began in modest fashion five years ago is the recipient of a prestigious state award. Kristen Bailey, owner of Sweets and Meats BBQ in Mount Washington, is Small Business Administration’s 2019 Ohio .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2019

Regal Bakery, Krispy Kreme partner with The Salvation Army for its National Donut Day

Hawaii bakeries are partnering with The Salvation Army on National Donut Day to mark 101 years since the nonprofit’s Donut Lassies program first began serving donuts to soldiers on the front lines of WWI in France in 1917. Regal Bakery’s two O.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 25th, 2018

Chinese Market for Gold Jewelry on the Mend

After years of steady growth, Chinese demand for gold jewelry began to plunge in 2014 before posting a small gain again last year. Is the country's market for gold turning around?.....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 7th, 2018

Shopping struggles: These 11 retailers may not survive 2018

The retail apocalypse, which began nine years ago, isn’t over yet. Let’s examine eleven retailers which could struggle to remain relevant this year......»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 10th, 2018

The two-year Wells Fargo horror story just won"t end

Wells Fargo can't wake up from the nightmare that began exactly two years ago......»»

Category: topSource: moneySep 7th, 2018

The two-year Wells Fargo horror story just won"t end

Wells Fargo, one of America's most storied banks, has yet wake up from a nightmare that began exactly two years ago......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 7th, 2018

This couple saved $600K in four years – here"s how you can, too

Earlier this year, the two 28-year-olds quit their six-figure jobs as engineers, purchased their van for around $8,800 and began travelling the United States......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 29th, 2018

Instant View: China"s third quarter GDP rises 6.5 percent year-on-year, slowest since 2009

China's third quarter economic growth slowed to its weakest pace since the global financial crisis, and missed expectations, as a years-long campaign to tackle debt risks and the trade war with the United States began to bite......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 18th, 2018

HTA finalizes contract to bring LA Rams to Aloha Stadium next year

The Los Angeles Rams will be the first NFL team to play a preseason game in Hawaii in more than 40 years through a partnership recently finalized with the state’s tourism agency. The partnership officially began Sunday when the Hawaii Tourism Aut.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

23 Firms Earn Safety Achievement Awards

The Builders Exchange began the Safety Achievement Awards over 23 years ago and to date, more than 100 companies have been recognized for their exceptional construction safety performance. This year was no exception with 23 companies having earned the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2018

2018 CFO of the Year Career Achievement: Dave Dziuk, HealthPartners Inc.

If you were entering the health care business today, you might appreciate some sage advice from Dave Dziuk, who is retiring in January after 34 years with HealthPartners Inc., nine of them as chief financial officer. “Working in health care is a lot.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2018