The wasteful pursuits of gambling and outrageous lead-swinging would hardly sound like the beginnings of a hugely successful business enterprise. But that's how the Jenner Department store in Edinburgh, Scotland came into being back in the 1830's.
A history of the last intact E-unit commuter fleet operating in the world
Del E Webb wanted to be a baseball player, but grew to own one of America's best known construction and development companies. Webb was born in California in 1899 and died in 1974. He built hospitals, housing developments such as Sun City in Arizona, business complexes, and casinos in Las Vegas...
Money maybe the root of all evil, but there's nothing we can do about it. Money is so essential for all our day to day activities. How does this piece of paper hold such power? Let's explore the roots...
On October 29th, thereafter known as "Black Tuesday," after nearly a decade of prosperity, the United States was catapulted into economic ruin.
Ireland Guinness Stout is one of the best know beers worldwide. This article covers the history of Arthur Guiness and his stout beer business started in 1752. How this stout is brewed is explained.
The business world is full of specific terms, slang, and jargon. Ever wonder what the terms brown good and white good mean? Click here to read this article and discover each label's meaning!
Internal theft investigations has always been a back burner to external investigations. This practice causes companies time, money, and liability. Here is how you can drop your shrink $150,000 in one year.
“It was definitely one of the darker points in American history. What happened to the Chinese. What happened to the Plains Indians. What it says about human nature.”  -Michael Liu, Stanford University Behind the stunning headlines,...
Hedy Lamarr came up with an idea for tracking torpedoes that used a method that rapidly switched the transmitted frequencies (referred to as ‘frequency hopping’) such that the enemy wouldn’t be able to pick up and interfere with the transmission.