Should You Work After Retiring?
bodies active. "Retirement isn't always glorious - golfing, lunching, relaxing after a while becomes boring," says Melanie Winograd of IMPACT Group, a global career management firm. "People find themselves getting depressed, lacking purpose and
Four Tips to Organize Your Closet
organization system. If they're sitting on the floor or in shoe racks, arrange shoes heel to toe to save space, suggests Melanie Fascitelli, president of custom closet design company Clos-ette. Bonnie Joy Dewkett of JoyfulOrganizer.com recommends
China Pips Apple on iPhone 5 Launch
Apple's next-generation iPhone has not even been released yet, but opportunistic sellers on China's largest e-commerce platform, Taobao, are already accepting pre-orders, complete with mock-up pictures and purported technical specifications.
2012 Summer Olympic Games Preview - Rowing
Scott Frandsen won silver in the pairs behind Ginn and Free, while the women's lone medal -- a bronze -- was captured by Melanie Kok and Tracy Cameron in lightweight double sculls. Calder and Frandsen return to London in pairs, while veteran coxswain
Your Kids' 3-Month Summer Break is Killing Your Budget
nearly twice as much: $1,116 per child. "The highest number cited among affluents for day camp was $2,600," says Melanie Backs, public affairs manager at AMEX. The cost of summer camp also differs based on location: If you live in the Northeast
New Labor Market Reality: Gigging is the New Full-Time Job
workers say working independently was their choice. Employers want to see 'new hires' productive on their second day, says Melanie Holmes, a vice president at Manpower, Inc. "Hiring on a temporary basis is a safe way to get 'employees' in the door