These students borrowed $35K plus for an unaccredited program that closed. Years later, their debts remain

The Philadelphia-area women are among hundreds of thousands of Americans who attended for-profit schools that closed or agreed to settle government investigations for high-pressure sales tactics, unaccredited programs, poor instruction, and forcing students to take courses they didn’t need.

GlaxoSmithKline to lay off 250 near Philly and in UK, reports say

The Big Pharma giant is refocusing its research efforts.

GlaxoSmithKline to lay off 250 near Philly and in UK, reports say

The Big Pharma giant is refocusing its research efforts.

Latest trends in MBA degrees: Shorter duration, more specialized and you can get one at Vanguard

Business schools have sought to attract more students by offering more online and part-time MBAs, and specialized degrees such as a masters in business analytics. Drexel runs an entire program for Vanguard employees. Time management is the biggest issue for students.

Latest trends in MBA degrees: Shorter duration, more specialized and you can get one at Vanguard

Business schools have sought to attract more students by offering more online and part-time MBAs, and specialized degrees such as a masters in business analytics. Drexel runs an entire program for Vanguard employees. Time management is the biggest issue for students.

What’s going into the new Fashion District Philadelphia, former Gallery mall

The redevelopment of The Gallery into the Fashion District has been in the works for years. Here's what we know about construction and what stores will be there.

What’s going into the new Fashion District Philadelphia, former Gallery mall

The redevelopment of The Gallery into the Fashion District has been in the works for years. Here's what we know about construction and what stores will be there.
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At Wharton, ex-Fed boss Alan Greenspan, 93, urges more immigration and less Social Security, and tells why China still trails

Did his years of granting Americans “easy money” at low interest rates provoke the Great Recession of the late 2000s? Greenspan said the Fed and its interest rate and debt-buying policies have less influence than it used to, given the rise of China.

Macy’s launches ‘Instagram’ like store-in-store in Philadelphia Center City

The new store-in-store concept comes as Macy’s and other retailers are facing stagnant or falling sales in their brick and mortar stores as consumers increasingly migrate to online shopping.

If Philly job growth doesn’t keep up, millennials will go where the good jobs are, new study warns

Campus Philly mined 1.2 million LinkedIn résumés to compare retention of college graduates to that of other cities and to tag the largest employers for about half of the local college graduates. Vanguard, Comcast, and Penn Medicine were all on the list of top employers.

Proposed CCP contract is ‘a victory under the circumstances we’re living in,' says union

A major concession: New faculty members will have to teach one additional course throughout the academic year.

175 layoffs coming to Hahnemann University Hospital

“We are in a life or death situation here at Hahnemann,” said Joel Freedman, who is running Hahnemann and St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children.

Yo Progressive Business employees: Labor Dept. says you may be owed part of $1.9 million

Those eligible to recoup back wages worked at Progressive Business Publications call centers between Aug. 9, 2009 and Jan. 3, 2016.

‘Goal is not to bail out Exelon’: Pennsylvania’s $500 million nuclear rescue bill pushes clean energy

In a nod to environmentalists, a new version of Pa.s contentious nuclear rescue proposal would steer some money to renewable producers.

How small businesses can use independent contractors and avoid problems with the IRS and other agencies

The rules are confusing and the landscape is changing. So how can you make sure you’ve got your bases covered? I recommend these actions.

FDA excoriates a chain of suburban Philadelphia pain clinics for 'egregious’ claims about CBD

The FDA will also form a "high-level internal agency" to explore how CBD products can be legally marketed. They also fired off a number of warning letters to companies making "egregious" claims for the compound.

Two international artists have come to Philly to sing songs about work with strangers

The city’s only sound art gallery is currently hosting “Singing is what makes work possible,” a group research project where participants learn songs sung during acts of labor.

Leaders made millions in Philly bank sale while employees wait for devalued stock

Philly's largest locally run bank rewarded employees for hitting production goals by paying them bonuses in bank’s own stock. But share prices have plummeted and there has been a delay in giving employees the stock. Meanwhile, the banks' leaders have made out much better.

Herr’s potato chips’ future leader talks nepotism, shares advice for other family businesses

Troy Gunden, 41, said his poor work ethic as a teenager should be an example to others that maybe you don’t want your family member entering the business too young.

Pa. needs auto-IRA plans to boost retirement savings: Treasurer Torsella

The average retirement account in Pennsylvania has close to $41,000, or about $10,000 more than the national average. That still falls significantly below the recommended eight times annual income for a comfortable retirement.

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