Why McDonald’s Might Be Training Your Next Great Hire

No question about it, “soft skills” have a PR problem. “Calling them ‘soft’ sounds derogatory. It sounds weak,” observes Jeremy Auger, co-founder and strategy chief...

Land a Job by Reframing Your Work Experience

How often have you considered the requirements in a job posting and found that you were missing a few of the desired qualifications? While...

New Haven company plans to add 150 jobs

Continental Diamond Tool, New Haven, plans to invest $5.5 million in real estate improvements and new equipment and more than double its workforce, according...

What The 4th Industrial Revolution Will Mean For Your Career

We are at the beginnings of a new industrial revolution that will not only fundamentally transform most industries and businesses but will also have...

Company news: Heather Shannon joined Oswego County Opportunities

Heather Shannon, NP joins Oswego County Opportunities (OCO). She works with patients in the reproductive health services department. Most recently, she worked at Upstate Medical University as...

Advertising, Payments a Powerful Combo for eBay

Shares of e-commerce leader eBay Inc (Nasdaq: EBAY) were up nearly 3 percent on Wednesday after a rare double upgrade from Morgan Stanley. Analyst Brian Nowak says...

U.S. Shuts Down Backpage, a Classified-Ad Website, Indicts Co-Founders

Federal officials said they were shutting down Backpage, a controversial classified-ad website that has long been accused by political leaders and law-enforcement officials of...

Daughter in college is ready to take the apartment step. What should she be...

Q: My daughter will be starting college soon and wants to move into an apartment to be more independent. I want to find her...

Candidates debate Clarkdale’s future

It was a calm and easygoing debate on July 23. Four candidates for two Clarkdale Town Council seats met along with moderator Gail Digate...

Axel Springer confirms guidance as Business Insider turns profit

German publisher Axel Springer reported a 7.8 percent gain in core profits in the second quarter and reaffirmed its overall guidance for 2018, as...

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MIT’s new robot can identify things by sight and by touch

For humans, it's easy to predict how an object will feel by looking at it or tell what an object looks like by touching...

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Getting enough sleep (more than seven hours) helps us feel energized and ready for the next day, but beyond that, sleep is essential for...

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With the 50th anniversary of the lunar landings coming up next month, I’ve been thinking quite a bit about the vast canon of Apollo...

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New York: Chips, soda and frozen pizzas tend to be full of salt, sugar and fat, but now scientists are trying to understand if...

Does Meryl Streep Have the Most Oscar Nominations of All Time?

After a blockbuster Season One of HBO’s Big Little Lies, everyone attached to the limited series likely considered it impossible to top. Liane Moriarty,...