President George W. Bush said Monday that if lawmakers do not extend his tax cuts, low-income families, small businesses and the economy will be hurt. However, a Tax Policy Center spokesman said most taxpayers in the top income tax bracket have business income, but only 50% earn more than half their income from business and 25% earn less than 10% of their income from business.
Isolation, hostility in a male-dominated workplace and lack of support are causing many women to drop out of careers in science, engineering and technology, according to "The Athena Factor: Reversing the Brain Drain in Science, Engineering and Technology," a new study published in the Harvard Business Review.
Winners of the International Women's Entrepreneurial Challenge say they appreciate the encouragement and support of their husbands while they have had to work harder than men in their fields to get ahead and be taken seriously. IWEC works to help women-led businesses reach the global marketplace, where women often face obstacles.
Google has changed the name of Custom Search Business Edition to Site Search and expanded it to customize the search results visitors see. The expanded service gets customers deeper into a business site, allows advertisements to be turned off and changes the look and feel of searching.