Once considered a nerdy repository for digital résumés, the service is becoming an indispensable social-networking tool. By Jessi Hempel
There’s more to managing your money at different points in your life and career than simply increasing your bond allocation as you age. Here are six targeted techniques to help you take control of your financial future. By Janice Revell
Some investments make sense at particular stages. Then there are the stalwarts. We’ve asked five elite fund managers for their top long-term stock picks.
Moving your residency to a low-tax-rate state can save you money. But if you don’t do it right, the downside could be dire. By Janice Revell
The government pledged to phase out Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, but now the mortgage giants are back with record profits and a virtual monopoly on home financing. What went wrong, and what should be done to bring private capital back to housing. By Shawn Tully
Alex Banayan has befriended dozens of CEOs and turned down a TV show about his life, and is writing a book of business advice. Did we mention he’s just 20 years old? By Scott Cendrowski
The CFO of ADP explains how Obamacare and big data are changing his business. By Geoff Colvin
Velcro Industries is trying to build a brand. That means convincing consumers that not all fasteners are created equal. By Beth Kowitt
Eric Gleacher was a legendary dealmaker -- but he wasn’t able to persuade his own board to sell his firm and save it. By Scott Cendrowski
Obama’s energy loan program is no boondoggle after all.
Can Indra Nooyi keep investors sweet on Pepsi?
Just because tax avoidance is legal doesn’t mean it is right.
Did Congress miss the moment on serious plans for U.S. workers?
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Under Armour pulls a range of big-name athletes into its orbit. By Kurt Wagner
It’Sugar finds sweet success with candy’s illicit allure. By Ryan Bradley
Rwanda’s coffee beans are bolstering its economy. By Anne VanderMey
Five steps to find (and keep) young stars.
InfoArmor CEO Drew Smith. By Dinah Eng
Lars Dalgaard sold SuccessFactors for $3.4 billion. Then his son was diagnosed with leukemia. By Michal Lev-Ram
Martin Koffel, CEO of URS, runs a vast infrastructure business, from high-speed rail to nuclear power. By Adam Lashinsky
Today’s cars have more in common with tablets and smartphones than meets the eye. By Matt Vella