Archive of January, 2020

January 06, 2020
Female-owned businesses are the US economy’s quiet success story.
A report earlier this year found that 42% of all firms are female-owned and women started 1,817 businesses a day (yes, you read that right) in the past year.
Unlimited vacation isn’t as crazy as it sounds – and it can save you money.
Because 2019 was a year of very tight unemployment, many small businesses offered unlimited vacation to find and keep employees. They are a potential great benefit and not as costly or as risky as they seem.
“Slutty Vegan” became a hit in Atlanta – a city known for its barbeque.
Pinky Cole, a food truck owner opened her first brick-and-mortar vegan eatery called Slutty Vegan and saw more than 1,200 people line up outside its doors on the very first day. She plans on opening more locations in 2020.
Older people are the dynamic demographic running America’s small businesses.
America’s small businesses are still dominated by people in their 50s and 60s. According to a survey, 57%of small business owners were born between 1946 and 1964.
SOURCE:, 12/22/19
January 06, 2020

A Brooklyn New Jersey company called MSCHF, introduced online a customized pair of Nike Air Max 97s dubbed “Jesus Shoes.

January 06, 2020
  • The second hand is ticking in a herky-jerky-type motion which means you’re looking at a quartz-movement watch powered by a battery. Rolexes always run on automatic movement, where the motion of a wearer’s wrist winds an intricate system of tiny gears and springs, resulting in a smoother, sweeping second hand.
January 06, 2020
Egypt’s Ministry of Antiquities last month revealed details on hundreds of recently discovered animal mummies, saying they include two lion cubs as well as several crocodiles, birds and cats.
Archaeologists also found wooden and bronze cat statues representing the ancient goddess Bastet and a rare large...
January 06, 2020
A new study from Aflac reveals more than half of US workers (58%) are stressed about understanding what health insurance or the benefits they need to enroll for. The Aflac Workforce Report cites this uncertainty is having a particularly disruptive effect on younger generations in the workforce.
January 06, 2020
  • Steve Jobs unveils the iPad.