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Great Job. Now You're Fired. Economy

Great Job. Now You're Fired.

By Tom LeCompte

Baby Boomers are facing unique challenges in this economy. After decades of loyal service to a company, with retirement in the offing, many are being shown the door.

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The Minimum Wage War Is Misguided Economy

The Minimum Wage War Is Misguided

By Steve Trumble

The notion that all work should be able to support a household or family is unrealistic. The idea we must fight is the “dead-end” job.

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Beware Of Bitcoin Economy

Beware Of Bitcoin

By Mark T. Williams

Real value is created through meaningful innovation and adoption — not smoke and mirror deception.

Easy For You To Say, Randi Zuckerberg Business

Easy For You To Say, Randi Zuckerberg

By Kabrina Chang

The sister of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg says we should stop trying to separate our personal and professional lives. But she doesn’t work where you work.

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In Defense Of My Generation Life

In Defense Of My Generation

By Simon Waxman

The media seems enthralled by the narrative that millennials just won’t grow up. But beyond the ever-shifting stereotypes about “kids these days,” there’s not much evidence to suggest the current crop of 20-somethings are all that different from their predecessors.

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Public Naming Rights — And Wrongs MBTA

Public Naming Rights — And Wrongs

By Ed Fouhy

Next stop, SpaghettiO’s station? The cash-strapped MBTA is considering selling naming rights for 11 stations. Not so fast, says Ed Fouhy.

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