| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:23 PM
Since it became apparent last week that Satya Nadella was in line to become only the third chief executive of Microsoft, the Indian community in Silicon Valley has been bubbling over with pride.
That his ascension would generate such excitement might...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:35 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter is hinting that it will file a lawsuit if it is not allowed to release far more detailed information about requests for information about users it receives from the U.S. government.
Twitter is "considering legal options" on...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 12:25 PM
From a comfortable high heel and an odor-free toilet, South Florida entrepreneurs gave their pitches this week to potential investors at the Startup Expo in Boca Raton.
About 300 people — 20-somethings to 70-somethings — attended the...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:21 PM
HARTFORD — In a New Year's message last December, the CEO of the Jumoke Academy charter school shared his enthusiastic vision for 2014, signing the letter, "Yours Truly, Dr. Michael Sharpe."
Some version of that prestigious academic credential has...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Dear Joyce: My husband is looking for a job for the first time in more than 10 years. I've read a lot of articles about resume writing and things seem to have changed. What do you think are the very most important things to know about writing resumes in...
| May 27, 2014
| 11:31 AM
After the dark days following 9/11, I was laid off from my high-level corporate job, and it was devastating. Not only had my world turned upside down from the tragedy, but I lost my employment in a way that stripped me of my self-esteem and my sense of...
| May 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The close of May brings with it so many iconic images: warm temperatures, blooming foliage and a long line of college graduates who stride across stages nationwide to accept diplomas, snap selfies and solemnly move tassels from right to left,...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Ashley Haws and Orest Sopka were friends who played together on a soccer team in Chicago. They both loved the water.
Saturday morning, Sopka invited Haws and other friends for a day trip to New Buffalo, Mich. on his sleek motor boat. They were on...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Google+ is the second largest social network with 500,000,000+ members, but it's wrongly ignored by many job seekers. Google+ feeds Google, and Google is where employers look for qualified job candidates.
Unlike LinkedIn or Facebook,...
| May 14, 2014
| 5:49 PM
Home prices in the San Francisco Bay Area surged in April as a booming tech industry helped the region avoid much of the slowdown seen in California and elsewhere across the country.
The price gains mirror those during the region's tech bubble and...
| May 16, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A couple times a week, I receive email such as these: "Please recommend some retail outlets where I can find your selections, as there are many I would like to try" or "I enjoyed your column, but I am a little disappointed in attempting to find some of...