This Coffeehouse Chain Just Created 100,000 Job Opportunities For Young Workers

By Anne Cacherell In their continuous effort to keep their image as a model of corporate responsibility, Starbucks, together with 15 other top US-based companies launched the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative. Spearheaded by Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, the program has a collective goal to engage 100,000 unemployed and out-of-school youths, 16-24 years old, from poor neighborhoods…

5 Comfort Foods You Can Take to the Next Level

Image by: TEXT By: Ken Lucas Comfort foods: Something convenient you eat that sparks the mind with sentimental feelings of warmth, nostalgia and perhaps even arousal (To all the chocolate loving ladies). If I had to choose one personally, mine would probably be cheese deep dish pizza–simple yet delicious. Mmmmm. Alright let me stop fantasizing about my…

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz: “How To Grow Your Business”

Image by: Sarah Gilbert By Michael Sterling Labeled the 354th richest person in America with a networth of $1.5 billion, Howard Schultz knows how to grow a business. With an intuitive mindset and a keen awareness of what his customers want, Schultz is a thriving example of how great leadership takes more than just book…