Category Archives: Business

Hostess to close, lay off 18,500 after ‘crippling’ union fight

A small union’s stubbornness in contract talks with Hostess is being blamed for the shutdown of one of America’s snack food icons, the loss of 18,500 jobs just before the holiday season and much-needed tax revenue from hundreds of plants … Continue reading

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Companies that are downsizing or closing.

Thanks to ObamaCare, companies are now faced with the reality of laying off workers and cutting back workers’ hours in the attempt to avoid having to provide their employees with health insurance.  Basic economics tells us companies must either raise … Continue reading

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Question…

Now that the 2012 election cycle is over and Obama has won another term in office, what does that mean to you business owners? Do you feel secure enough to hire additional employees, knowing that you may have to carry … Continue reading

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