| May 14, 2014
Office Depot CEO Roland Smith, charged with turning around the nation's No. 2 office-supply retailer, said he is already seeing results.
The secret to turning around a broken company is "the right team, the right culture and the right plan," Smith...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Tax day won't be an ordinary work day for Kasi Hernandez, who will get into the shop before dawn, hours before other employees arrive. He's not an accountant or a tax preparer, though, and he's not working a hot line for stressed taxpayers. He makes...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 8:53 PM
Benjamin Franklin taught us that nothing is certain except death and taxes.
He should have added Tax Day freebies to his list.
In recent years, businesses across the country have begun offering free items and deep discounts in honor of Tuesday's...
| Feb 2, 2014
About a week ago, Zimmerman Advertising's 750 employees in Fort Lauderdale walked for the first time into their new corporate headquarters. Many said they were blown away by the change from their old office, just two miles away.
Light flows through...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Office supply giant Staples Inc. is planning to close as many as 225 North American stores while slashing annualized costs by up to $500 million by the end of 2015.
The Framingham, Mass., company, which has been pressured by online competitors such as...
| Aug 2, 2014
Shoppers across South Florida hit the malls Friday to get ready for the new school year, buying tax-free school supplies, new outfits and electronics.
Throughout the weekend, Floridians will be spared the usually required 6 percent state sales tax and...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:39 PM
The Mohegan Tribe announced Monday it is teaming with a Long Island company that sells copy machines and other office equipment, along with related software and services for digital copying, scanning and color graphics.
The tribe has a joint venture with...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:32 PM
RE: “Mixed-use project likely to gain full approval,” July 10. I was shocked to see this project would be located on the corner of Pacific Avenue and Broadway. My wife and I live around the corner on Ivy Street.
Someone needs to explain to...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Another mixed-use apartment complex may be headed to Glendale as a 180-unit project featuring restaurant, retail and live-work components passed the first round of City Council design review on a unanimous vote Tuesday afternoon.
More than 3,800 units...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:08 AM
Editor's note: This guest post was submitted by the deal hunters at crazytowndeals.com.
Holiday shopping hype can be deafening. We see and hear so many advertisements for the latest, greatest, biggest, most life-changing sales we'll ever see that it...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
By Marcella Kreiter
Whether a new graduate majored in English or history is immaterial when it comes to finding that first job, says Kevin Carlson, CEO of the Chicago recruiting firm Brill Street + Co.
Rather, he said, it's all about the core skills...