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.
At one time, "Big Eight" accounting firm Arthur Andersen was larger than the other seven combined. Then came the Enron and WorldCom debacles, bringing about the downfall of the International Giant.
The concept of the 5 & 10 cent Variety store introduced to America in 1879. A bit of nostalgia as we walk down Memory Lane to current day preservation of this long-embraced business culture.
A biography of Steve Jobs, the founder of Apple and an innovator of recent times...
A brief history of Typing, Typists, Typewriters and the changing role of women in business. The Secretary, sex and the typewriter and how the Qwerty keyboard and typing training have survived the Ipad, Internet and information age.
The railroad that became a a leader in the industry, from mechanical, to tourism. This is the sto ry of the Chicago Burlington and Quincy 1849-1970.
This article will make you laugh a little or make you so angry you will leave a nasty comment. BTW, the bottom of the page reveals the #1 rated easiest job ever conceived by man - guaranteed!
Best Entrepreneurs: John Rockefeller, Andrew Carnegie, J. Paul Getty. Standard Oil, Steel, and Pacific Oil. An entrepreneur can create wealth and greatness with creativity, guts and determination. If you want to learn how to be an entrepreneur the best entrepreneurs are a great place to start...
Growing up in the Santa Clara Valley, a place where engineers and tinkerers took things apart and study, a place where science and technology evolves, Steve’s childhood was filled with rapid innovation in the world of electronics, the science and technology of controlling the invisible flow of...
Nevada is a lucrative state for your dream career and a variety of jobs that has doubled the number of workers needed in the 2010s. Aerospace industries are particularly successful here.