Charlie Herman

Business and Economics Editor

Charlie Herman appears in the following:

There's A Right Way To Play Office Politics

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Politics are inevitable at work. Put two people in a room together, and boom, it's gonna happen. And that's a good thing.


The Strong Dollar Isn't All It's Cracked Up to Be

Friday, April 10, 2015

The current euro-to-dollar exchange rate is great for shopping sprees abroad, but at home, a valuable U.S. dollar might be bad for business.

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Why Walmart Fought for LGBT Rights

Friday, April 03, 2015

CEOs from Fortune 500 companies were among the first to denounce recent religious freedom laws.


Trading Pantsuits for Hoodies

Friday, March 27, 2015

A move by Wall Street's top female executive for a job at Google could mean finance isn't the biggest game in town anymore.


Look Who's Talking! Wall Street Reflects on the Financial Crisis

Friday, March 20, 2015

More than six years later, Wall Street CEOs are reflecting on what happened. But not the ones who made millions even as their companies collapsed.


Stop Stressing, Get Happy, and Watch Your Work Performance Turn Around

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Frustrated, stressed out, and full of anxiety? That's no way to be a leader! Here's how to get to a better state of mind at work.


Death, Taxes and Cyberattacks: They're Here to Stay

Friday, March 13, 2015

Companies are looking to protect themselves by taking out insurance plans as cyberspace becomes more vulnerable to attacks.


Taxpayer Subsidy Allows Time Inc. To Slash Jobs

Friday, March 06, 2015

A $7 million state grant kept the publisher of Time and Sports Illustrated from moving to New Jersey. But Time can still cut nearly a third of its workforce.


More Valuable Than The New York Times

Friday, March 06, 2015

Vox Media, BuzzFeed and Vice Media have investors all aflutter. Is this the future of media, or a bubble that might burst?

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What to Do About Your Worst Work Enemy

Thursday, March 05, 2015

It's a breeding ground for hatred and disgust toward your fellow man. It's the workplace, of course. Follow this fool-proof approach to fixing those broken office relationships.

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The Economy's Growing, Your Salary Might Be Next

Friday, February 27, 2015

After years of stagnant wage growth, there are signs that maybe, just maybe, workers might start earning a little more money. Is it for real?


Accusing Banks of Helping Terrorists

Friday, February 20, 2015

A lawsuit filed in federal court in Brooklyn accuses five international banks that did business with Iran of being liable for terror attacks in Iraq that killed Americans.


Everybody Hates a Micromanager

Thursday, February 19, 2015

There are few things worse that working under the thumb of a micromanager who tries to control not just "what" you do, but "how" you do it. Back off, man! I got this!

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All About Streaming, Not Buying

Friday, February 13, 2015

It’s getting even tougher to make money in the music industry as streaming becomes more popular. Why buy when you can rent, sometimes even for free?


Billionaires Finance Candidates Championing the Middle Class

Friday, February 13, 2015

For a $100,000 a ticket, you can meet Jeb Bush. Got at least a million to spend? Hillary Clinton’s supporters want to hear from you. We're previewing the race to raise millions.


It’s February. Do You Know Where Your New Year’s Resolutions Are?

Friday, February 06, 2015

Making changes at work and at home takes time and commitment. Here’s how you can do it.


Don’t Give Up on Your New Year’s Resolutions

Thursday, February 05, 2015

If you’ve already abandoned this year's resolutions, don't worry, there’s still time to recommit and achieve them.

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Now Yahoo Will Have to Stand On its Own

Friday, January 30, 2015

CEO Marissa Mayer announced that Yahoo will spin off its $40 billion stake in Alibaba. Now she has to prove her plan to turn around the struggling company will work.


Winter Break for Bankers and Billionaires

Friday, January 23, 2015

Meeting in the small Swiss mountain town of Davos-Klosters, heavy hitters from the worlds of business, politics, and philanthropy are debating where the global economy is headed.

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If You're Too Busy to Be Bored, Find Time

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Boredom in the age of technology is unheard of. There's always a screen somewhere to distract us. But staying so occupied might be preventing us from realizing what matters most.

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