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Jack Markowitz Columns

Markowitz: Give Sen. Paul’s ‘Fair and Flat Tax’ plan a fair shake

By Jack Markowitz
“Blow up the tax code” and replace it with a flat 14.5 percent income tax on everybody? An idea like that from a business leader would get instant respect. Headlines, maybe. But it came from a politician running for president. So ...

John Browne Columns

Fed says slow and low for interest hike

By John Browne
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen recently announced that the Fed’s low interest rate policy would continue for the time being. Emphasizing that Fed policy would remain “data dependent,” Yellen did not discount a possible rate hike this year. But she ...

Chris Posti Columns

Practice makes perfect interview prep tactic

By Chris Posti
If you expect to be interviewing for a job, it’s wise to rehearse beforehand with someone who is experienced in interviewing, such as a recruiter, a human-resources specialist or someone who works in your industry and hires employees. Even ...

John Dorfman Columns

Dorfman: Dillard’s, Micron make Casualty List

By John Dorfman
The choppy second quarter roughed up a fair number of stocks. Among the wounded are four that I think have excellent potential to recover and make strong gains. Welcome to my 49th Casualty List, the latest in a series ...

Kim Komando Columns

Why you should Google yourself now

By Kim Komando
Whether it’s a potential employer, current employer, budding romantic partner, long-time significant other, or someone else in your life, there’s a good chance they have or will run a Google search for your name. Do you know everything that they’ll ...

Andrea Kay Columns

Kay: It’s never too late to find your voice

By Andrea Kay
Editor’s note: This is Andrea Kay’s last column. I had an audacious idea in 1987. Out of all the billions of people on planet Earth, I decided that I would be the one to have my very own ...