During the 2012 London Olympics 20 million viewers tuned in to watch Usain Bolt win the men’s 100 meter dash. $20 million equals two Kim Kardashian weddings, Carmelo Anthony’s 2012 contract with the Knicks, or the amount Jay-Z paid for the island he gave Beyonce for her birthday.
The U.S. Chamber hosted its first ever Google+ Hangout with Chamber COO David Chavern, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) and Cincinnati, Ohio small business owner Mary Miller.
In the United States, demand is recovering, manufacturing is improving in fits and starts, and growth is occurring, albeit at a much slower rate than any of us want.
If you were planning the city of tomorrow, what kind of transportation options would you include? Would you build in a New York City-style metro? How about a cheaper, more flexible rapid bus system?
After more than two weeks of fierce competition, the US Olympic team has taken home 104 medals, 46 of them gold, in the XXX Olympiad.
In the last couple of months, Supermarket News has reported the Disney channel is ramping up standards for food advertising with the intention of promoting healthier foods.
Recently I interviewed Rhonda Mims, president of ING Foundation and the head of corporate responsibility for ING US. We talked about the company's financial literacy and community investment programs, how the U.S.