Former Tax Preparation Business Owner Convicted for Tax Fraud


The former owner of Speedy Tax Services LLC in Washington, D.C., and District Heights, Md., has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for various financial crimes. According to the Justice Department, Awett Tedla was found guilty of conspiring to file false tax returns, wire fraud, and tax evasion. Tedla was accused of preparing and […]

Showcasing White Pine Lodge: A Local Business Feature


Chris and Allison Short are preparing to kick off their second summer season as the new owners of White Pine Lodge in less than six weeks. They purchased the lodge, previously known as Big Bear Lodge, from Andy and Ida DeLisi in the fall of 2022. Since taking over ownership, Allison Short expressed that the […]

NU ranks among top 15 business schools


Northwood University has been recognized by Think Advisor as one of the top 15 business schools in the country, based on the salaries of its graduates. This acknowledgement reflects the academic excellence of Northwood University and its commitment to preparing students for success in the business world, according to Dr. Kristin Stehouwer, the vice president […]

Victoria Beckham’s Beauty Empire: A Look at the Business Behind the Brand


Unlock the Editor’s Digest for free, where Roula Khalaf, Editor of the FT, selects her favorite stories in this weekly newsletter. In the first episode of Brains of Wellbeing + Beauty, HTSI editor Jo Ellison sits down with fashion designer and beauty mogul Victoria Beckham to discuss the ins and outs of the wellness industry, […]

Reports: CJ Cheil Jendang aims to rejuvenate sales in the feed industry sector


South Korean feed and food producer CJ Cheil Jedang is once again looking to sell its feed and livestock unit, CJ Feed&Care. The company has been selecting advisers to sell a 100% stake in the business, which manufactures feed and sells livestock, mostly pigs and chickens, the Korea Economic Daily reported. CJ Cheil Jedang is […]

City Dwellers Enjoy Central Business Districts for Dining, Shopping, and Employment


As the shift towards hybrid and remote work continues to solidify, downtown office corridors, once bustling with activity, are now facing a new reality. These central business districts are no longer just places for work, but are evolving into vibrant hubs where people live, dine, socialize, and connect with others. This transformation is reshaping the […]

OpenAI expands into the Japanese market with the opening of a Tokyo office


OpenAI, a Microsoft-backed artificial intelligence startup, made a strategic move by opening its first Asia office in Tokyo, Japan. The startup, known for its ChatGPT generative AI chatbot launched in late 2022, is now seeking to expand its global revenue sources. CEO Sam Altman and COO Brad Lightcap have been engaging with Fortune 500 companies […]

Adonna’s Café and Bakery in Pensacola back in business following devastating crash


Adonna’s Café and Bakery in Downtown Pensacola recently reopened after their property was badly damaged when a car crashed into it last month. The community came together to help the business get back on its feet, allowing them to open their doors once again. The crash caused thousands of dollars in damages to the business, […]

Commercial structure fire in Palm Desert destroys multiple businesses


Cal Fire is currently at the scene of a commercial structure fire that resulted in the destruction of four businesses located on Country Club Drive and Monterey Avenue in Palm Desert. The fire broke out just after 3:00 AM on a Sunday inside a 30,000 sq. ft building within a strip mall. As a precaution, […]

Tesla Staff Fear Impending Layoffs


Concern is rising among some Tesla employees as rumors of imminent layoffs circulate within the company. According to seven engineers, cuts are anticipated at Tesla’s facilities including the Austin gigafactory and the Fremont factory. Despite no official communication from management, there are whispers suggesting that the layoffs might start as early as this weekend. However, […]