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According to Gallup's State of the American Workplace report, only 22% of American employees are engaged and thriving in their jobs, a
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Overall consumer prices in Houston fell 0.9 percent in January and February, thanks to lower prices for electricity and gasoline, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Tuesday.
The January-February dip marked the second consecutive bimonthly decline of overall consumer prices in the Houston area, according to the bureau.
Roth is a partner in the real estate practice group, and Ghauri is a partner in the business and commercial transactions practice group.
Sheryl Falk, a data protection and cybersecurity lawyer, and Dustin Edwards, a patent and intellectual property lawyer, have been made partners in the Houston office of law firm Winston & Strawn.
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In the days I spent behind the wheel of the $400,000 luxury icon, the Rolls remained poised and unflinching in virtually every driving condition. The day after I took delivery of our claret-red Ghost Series II test car, my friends and I met up in Hoboken, New Jersey (just across the Hudson River from Manhattan).
Power is "the measure of the degree of control you have over circumstances in your life and the actions of the people around you," Greene tells Business Insider.
[...] you have more to fear from friends than from enemies.
[...] the color of a corporate logo is partially responsible for how a consumer perceives the brand — red can evoke intensity and aggression; blue can evoke comfort and clarity; yellow can evoke energy and freshness.
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Debbie Peterson to senior vice president, director of compliance and CRA officer; Chris Henson to vice president and manager of the credit analyst group; and Adriel De La Cruz to assistant vice president-credit officer.
Houstonians have two opportunities Saturday to shred sensitive paperwork and help protect themselves against identity theft.
Identity theft is all too common, and the bad guys will dumpster dive to steal personal information, said Denise Owens, vice president and manager of the Texas investigations group at Comerica.
9 habits of exceptional leaders, according to the classic book 'How to Win Friends and Influence People'
Dale Carnegie recognized the demand for leadership training about a century ago and began teaching personal success and public speaking classes that became immensely popular.
In 2004, AIG, Pfizer and Verizon Communications replaced Eastman Kodak, International Paper and an old formation of AT&T.
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A lender will do that when you apply for a loan, but since your credit score is a big factor in whether you'll qualify for the loan and what your interest rate will be, it's better to know what it is ahead of time.
If you've gone a week without using any cash, you're in the U.S. majority.
Being a tech professional is a good career with plenty of high-paying jobs.
Job site Dice.com recently published its 2015 Salary Survey, which named the highest-paying tech skills.
While noSQL databases are growing extremely popular for new applications, most companies still use this kind of database to their most-important business apps.
10 cars you really don't want to buy insurance for
Since the first auto insurance policy was written in 1897, for drivers, paying for car insurance has become an unavoidable expense.
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Niche determined the bulk of the rankings by weighing each school's composite SAT/ACT score, the average score of the colleges attended by graduates, and the percentage of graduates who go on to attend a four-year college.
The standard explanation for the pay gap is that women self-select into
Among those who received their BAs around 1990, a 10 percent hiatus in employment time 15 years after the BA, thus amounting to an 18-month break, was associated with a decrease in earnings of 41 percent for those with an MBA, 29 percent for those with a JD or a PhD, and 15 percent for those with an MD.
Consider Bill and Ann, a couple who own a home valued at $208,000, the recent median sales price for existing homes.
Doing so will provide them a two-bedroom, two-bath home with 1,000 to 1,200 square feet.
A federal jury on Monday awarded nearly $28,600 to an Iraq War veteran who sued his former employer, a Schlumberger subsidiary, over his request to bring a service dog to work to help him cope with his post-traumatic stress disorder.
Greater Houston Business Procurement Forum: 8-11:15 a.m., Houston Community College Southwest, 5601 West Loop South, first floor auditorium.
Representatives from various companies and agencies will discuss the prospects for doing business with them.
A group that advocates for "smart growth" communities, neighborhoods of densely packed housing close to jobs, shopping and services, has published a report describing how sprawl is harmful to the nation's economy and Americans' health.
23 super-successful people share the best advice they ever received
[...] many of the most successful leaders are where they are today because they took advice from people they trusted.
The amount of time people waste dwelling on failures rather than putting that energy into another project, always amazes me.
"The work got out that juries [in East Texas] were very pro-plaintiff. If you talk to the judges up there they're not at all sure that's true. But that was the word," said Paul Janicke, professor of intellectual property law at the University of Houston.
Hall is under some pressure to fire Clarkson outright — the star has been responsible for a series of embarrassing headlines for the BBC, including an incident in which he was shown using the n-word in a video.