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The Happiest Countries in the World

There is more to happiness than raw economic growth. What happens when you measure countries by employment, health care, and life satisfaction? The United States and Europe run in opposite directions. The pursuit of happiness is one of America’s promises to its citizens, enshrined in the Declaration of Independence. But today, Americans are a profoundly [...]

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Yesterday, we got some good news about the American economy…Really!

That’s why the President worked so hard to extend tax cuts for the middle class and unemployment insurance for folks who are looking for work. These measures will help provide a vital boost to help spur stronger economic growth and job creation by America’s businesses in 2011 and provide some relief for families who are still struggling.

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Succession Plan in Black Family Business: Myth or Reality?

According to Grant Thorton LLB Management Series, “Ninety percent of all businesses in Canada are family oriented yet succession of these businesses often just happens rather than being planned. Some 70 percent of family run businesses never make it to the second generation and ninety percent never see a third generation despite the genuine desire by most owners to see continuation in the family.”

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