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January 30, 2015

Ted Streuli, The Daily Record Newswire The job-search website company CareerBuilder hires Harris Poll to survey employees in human resources departments and hiring managers in an attempt to spot noteworthy personnel trends. Sometimes that produces useful information. ...

Get Smart: The Internet of Things

January 30, 2015

Claude Solnik, The Daily Record Newswire Always a showcase for the next big thing, the International Consumer Electronics Show’s big focus in 2015 seemed to be talk. Big talk. And that’s a good thing. Companies at the Las Vegas show this year ...

Under Analysis . . .

January 30, 2015

Doctors v. Lawyers; The age-old debate Lisa Henderson-Newlin, The Levison Group Have you ever noticed when people talk about wanting their kids to be successful and they give examples, the first two are usually a doctor or a lawyer? Of course, there are a ...

A look at circumstances affecting the outlook for 2015

January 30, 2015

Robert J. Swartout, The Daily Record Newswire A colleague of mine recently authored an article titled, “Are interest rates going up in 2015?” In that article he compared the 10-year government debt for a variety of developed nations. The United ...

Big banks and good pizza

January 30, 2015

Dear Mr. Berko: What are your thoughts on buying stock in some of the big “money center banks”? I wanted to buy 1,000 shares of Bank of America when it was selling for $5 a share back in 2011. Unfortunately, I got scared and didn’t have ...

Mormon leaders call for measures protecting gay rights

January 30, 2015

New approach could profoundly change political calculations in Mormon strongholds By Brady McCombs and Rachel Zoll Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Mormon church announced a campaign Tuesday for new laws that protect gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender ...