The calculation underlying the U.S. unemployment rate is broken. It needs to be corrected. Soon. Read more
Politics, Economics, and Current Events
Recent Politics, Economics, and Current Events Articles
Hadi Partovi wants to expand computer science education. Here's how he got Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates, and a few other famous friends to spread the coding g... Read more
The so-called "skills gap" has turned hiring into an increasingly tough challenge. But according to a PayScale survey, businesses aren't interested in one of... Read more
The SurePayroll survey finds optimism among this normally-optimistic group continues to stall. Read more
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg wants to start a revolution for women in the workplace. Inc. editor-at-large Leigh Buchanan explores the implications for women ... Read more
I'm not a fan of federal government. But let's ease the administrative burden of filing in 50 different states, and end the debate over how to tax online sales. Read more
Here's what Poland Spring got right--and wrong--when its bottle landed in a viral video. Read more
Paul Cusson, chairman and founder of Inc. 5000 company Northern States Metals, says Youngstown, Ohio is poised to change manufacturing forever. Read more
Last night, President Obama spoke about the economy and creating jobs, and the government's role in both. But I wish he'd said something else. Read more
The president's speech is likely to fire up his base--and his opponents. A rundown of the lightning-rod issues. Read more
"Groupon clone" is perhaps the biggest Silicon Valley meme of the decade. News of a company merger illuminates why you should avoid getting anywhere near the... Read more
Small businesses react to the prospect of fewer visits from the USPS. Read more
Some 70% of start-up capital goes to just three coastal states. The SBA's chief says she wants to even the balance, and she has the programs to do it. Read more
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