Today this gun thing got real for me.
I was in PA today and went to BPS and Cabela. I was stunned.
At BPS they were almost totally sold out of ALL handguns. CASES and CASES were totally empty. GONE. They were totally out of 9mm, 357 ammo and just about everything else. I took pictures but since there’s people in them I’m not going to post them. Staff says they can’t [...]
June 7, 2012
William “Drew” Dodds, the salesperson for StrongWatch, a Tucson-based company, is at the top of his game when he describes developments on the southern border of the United States in football terms. In his telling, that boundary is the line of scrimmage, and the technology his company is trying to sell—a mobile surveillance system named Freedom-On-The-Move, a camera set atop a retractable mast outfitted in the [...]
Over the past decade, the Japanese fashion chain Uniqlo has become among the most successful retailers in the world. Its success is due in large part to the fact that it has found a way to sell basic stuff that is not only affordable but also stylish and durable. And there’s something else that makes Uniqlo distinctive: it hires a lot of people, and spends a lot of time training [...]
Shopworn terms just make hiring managers’ eyes glaze over, says one expert. Here’s what to say instead.
By Anne Fisher, contributor
FORTUNE — In this dismal job market, a resume that stands out from the crowd can make the difference between getting hired — or at least making it to the interview stage — and getting nowhere. The secret to a CV that will give you a fighting chance: [...]
By John Shinal
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Check your calendars, tech investors. October baseball begins this weekend. Crisper air, better pitching and lots of drama are nigh. Now that the Boston Red Sox have gone back to being the Red Sox, it’s a good time to remember that some things can be counted on this time of year.
One of them is a coming spate of quarterly [...]
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Just where does your resume go after you hit the submit button on a job application?
Turns out, it’s not into a big black hole.
After hearing repeated complaints from the unemployed about their job applications disappearing into the void, CNNMoney decided to examine how a company fills a job posting.
We selected global technology giant, Siemens, which is currently looking for more than 3,000 [...]
In the more desirable seats at Yankee Stadium, an already pricey $10.50 draft beer will run you an eye-popping $12.60 thanks to an involuntary 20 percent “service fee” tacked on to the original price. If the sticker shock doesn’t make that brew bitter enough, consider this: Despite what you might expect, that extra $2 and change isn’t going to the hustling server who sold it [...]