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  • Having children is an expensive business, but not for businesses

    Employers should be reassured by an investigation into the costs to them of parental leave Kids cost a fortune to those of us foolish enough to have them. They’re also not cheap for the state since we worked out that educating them is a good idea. But what about the cost to businesses, at least in terms of parental leave? Those costs are central to debates about maternity and paternity leave policies. But new research says those costs are “small at best”. The study dug into evidence from Denmark...

    the Guardian
  • Goldman Sachs is reorganizing its businesses to highlight its transformation into a digital bank

    CEO David Solomon is putting his stamp on the company as it attempts to transition from a somewhat secretive Wall Street trading house to a bank with more diversified revenue streams.

    CNBC
  • 'They're in the violence business': The Aaron Hernandez documentary highlights how the brain disease CTE has affected the entire NFL

    AP Photo/Elise Amendola Netflix released "Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez," a documentary looking into the rise, fall, and death of Aaron Hernandez, on Wednesday.  The documentary chronicles the story of Hernandez, a former New England Patriots player who died by suicide while serving a life sentence for killing Odin Lloyd, the boyfriend of his fiancée's sister.  After his death, researchers found that he had severe chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a brain disease caused by...

    Business Insider
  • How to add a business on Yelp if you're a business owner or just a Yelp user

    You can add a business on Yelp using either your computer or mobile device.  You don't have to be a business owner to add a business on Yelp — users can create listings for businesses currently not on Yelp. It usually takes two days or less for a business listing to be approved by Yelp admin. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more. Yelp, the online business directory, is dedicated primarily to user-based content, meaning users create reviews for businesses by posting pictures, videos,...

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