Business & Entrepreneurs

  • Bill Gates memorized employees' license plate numbers to monitor their work hours

      

    Billionaire business owner Bill Gates recently told BBC radio program "Desert Island Discs" that he had an interesting way of tracking his employees' hours: he used to memorize their...

  • Franchise ownership: Is it right for you?

      

    I have a longtime bias in favor of entrepreneurs and often call them the "secret weapon of our prosperity" in America. They're the ones who really create jobs in our country. The...

  • How much are you worth to Facebook?

      

    Have you ever wondered how much money Facebook makes off of you?  Since revealing its earnings for 2015, the company said that it made an average of $3.73 off of each of its more than...

  • Here's how much Google paid the MBA student who briefly owned Google.com

      

    For one minute in 2015, a former Google employee and researcher owned the Google.com domain name. Now the company has said how much it paid to reward the man. Sanmay Ved, an MBA candidate...

  • Free and cheap retirement plan options for small businesses

      

    Saving money for retirement is easy if you work for a giant corporation. They have 401(k) plans that are generally pretty easy to enroll in and may be with low-cost providers. They'll often...

  • How working too much actually decreases productivity

      

    As of the last couple of decades, it has become the norm for many companies to expect longer working hours, time spent after hours checking email and answering calls, and...

  • Billionaire Mark Cuban's awesome advice to whoever wins the Powerball jackpot

      

    Life after winning the lottery stories are numerous and often pretty awful, so billionaire Netflix mogul and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has dished out some solid advice in advance of the...

  • What you need to know to find a new job in 2016

      

      5 tips to get a new job in 2016 1. Timing is everything. The top hiring months are January and February, and late September and October, according to Scott Testa, chief operating...

  • New robotic bricklayer can build a house in just two days

      

    Australian robotics company, Fastbrick Robotics, has created a bricklaying robot that lays bricks 20 times faster than a human bricklayer -- and is 10 years in the making.  At first...

  • CES 2016: New security tech for your home and wallet

      

    Tech companies are showing of their new apps and gadgets at CES 2016 in Las Vegas. Clark shows you some new devices that will help keep your home and finances more secure.

  • CES 2016: Clark shows off fun new gadgets

      

    Thousands of companies are showing off their new tech products at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Here are some that caught Clark’s eye.

  • SMARTwheel is smart steering device that can save lives

      

    When it comes to protecting teens behind the wheel, sometimes you've got to get into the mind of a teen for the solution. Case in point: SMARTwheel, a device invented by a 14 year old to help...

  • Skulpt Chisel brings tech touch to personal fitness

      

    This might be the next best thing to being a bionic man or woman! Skulpt Chisel is a device that lets you use science to make a direct impact on your physical fitness. With 12 sensors on the back,...

  • Sengled reinvents your light bulb

      

    In a world driven by the Internet of Things, your light bulb is no longer just a light bulb! That's because a smart lighting company called Sengled is re-imagining your light bulb as a...

  • Company must pay after making workers clock out for bathroom breaks

      

    A Pennsylvania company that publishes business newsletters was ordered to pay $1.75 million in back pay to employees who were forced to clock out to take short breaks to use the...