Amazon HQ2 In The Time Of Climate Change

After the United States announced they are withdrawing from the Paris Agreement, many commentators expressed the hope that firms will be able to make up for the policy slack. One such firm is Amazon that touts its environmental credentials. These include hosting rooftop solar systems, supporting Clean Power Plan, and committing to 100 percent renewable […]

You Do Not Need To Buy This

When I tell people they’re buying things they don’t need, they usually get angry with me. But I’m not here to preach — empirical findings in social science point to a few ways that people consistently draw lasting, deep satisfaction. Believe it or not, none requires a trip to the mall. In fact, they’re all […]

CVS Agrees To Buy Aetna In A $69 Billion Deal

(Reuters) – Aetna Inc’s board of directors approved on Sunday the U.S. health insurer’s sale to drugstore chain operator CVS Health Corp for approximately $207 per share in cash and stock, according to people familiar with the matter. The $69 billion deal will be this year’s largest corporate acquisition. It will combine one of the […]

What To Buy On Black Friday At Target

The countdown to Black Friday and Cyber Monday is on. Though there are a handful of stores that won’t be open on Thanksgiving Day this year, many other retailers are taking advantage of holiday shoppers’ eagerness to snag good deals by offering their best door busters earlier rather than later. Though Target stores will be […]

Which Stores Will Be Closed On Thanksgiving Day 2017?

The biggest shopping holiday of the year is almost here, with nearly 164 million people preparing to shop during the Thanksgiving 2017 weekend, according to a report by the National Retail Federation. While this deal-snagging weekend has become a family tradition in many households, retailers have also received backlash for their holiday-encroaching deals that seem […]

More Employers Offering Fertility Benefits Means Happier Employees Who Stay

There’s encouraging news for employees who may be facing the challenges of infertility: more employers – beyond tech companies – are now offering employee benefits that include coverage for fertility diagnostic tests and in vitro fertilization (IVF). Other industry sectors also covering treatment for this disease include Finance and Investment Banking, Consumer Products and Retail, […]