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This Is The Real Reason the Paradise Papers “Scandal” Upsets You

By now you’ve heard of the “Paradise Papers” scandal, right? In case you haven’t, the story, which came out last week, revolves around a trove […]

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Who’s to Blame for Bosses Who Email on Weekends? Millennials.

Do you ever get emails from your boss over the weekend? If so, you should reply to them. If not, you could be risking your […]

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How a Willow Grove Business Made Trump Look Very Smart About Immigration

“We accept responsibility for the charges as outlined, and we apologize to our customers, associates and all other stakeholders for what has occurred.” Those words […]

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Todd Carmichael’s Push for $15 Minimum Wage Just Doesn’t Go Far Enough

Todd Carmichael wants a $15 per hour minimum wage, and he’s got good reasons.

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All of You Equifax Haters Couldn’t Be More Wrong

There are plenty of reasons to hate Equifax. But you shouldn’t. Yes, it’s true that, because of the company’s poor safeguards and incompetent personnel (particularly […]

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The One Obvious Thing That Will Dramatically Improve PHL

Been to the Philly airport lately? You’ll like what you see. Sure, PHL isn’t laid out as well as Charlotte, nor does it have a […]

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How Philly’s Accountants Can Easily Raise $100 Million for the City

If you have up to three kids and make less than $54,000 a year, you are probably owed about $6,300 this year from the federal […]

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OPINION: The One Big Thing Missing From Allan Domb’s Plan to Grow the City

As we’ve unfortunately learned, some business leaders may not be the most effective political leaders. But Allan Domb doesn’t fall into that category. Since taking […]

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OPINION: What New Jersey Really Should Do to Decrease Smoking

I used to smoke up until my mid-20s. And then I stopped. Partly because I married a nonsmoker, but also because I started seeing this […]

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Seattle Will Now Be Taxing Its Rich. Should Philly Be Doing the Same?

Looks like the city of Seattle’s at it again. Despite a recent independent study conducted by the University of Washington that found that the city’s […]

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Report: Pa. Is One Of the Worst Places To Start A Business

WalletHub, a personal finance website, recently released its annual list of the best and worst states to start a business in the U.S. Pennsylvania ranked […]

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It’s Time for Single-Payer Health Care

I frequently travel around the country meeting and speaking with business groups about issues affecting their companies. The business groups I speak to are located […]

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You Know Who’s Not Working This Summer? Teenagers.

Teenagers are not working like they used to. New data shows that the number of teens with a job while in still in school has […]

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Forget Trump and Macron — We All Suck at Handshakes

If you’re honest with yourself, you know this: You suck at handshakes. I totally do. And so does Donald Trump. I sympathize. Trump had a […]

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Nordstrom Rack’s Roving Cashiers Are Exactly What We Want

C’mon, admit it: You hate people like I do, right? OK, maybe not hate hate — but the fewer of them around, the better. Well, here’s […]