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    Fast Facts: Oct. 8

    • The U.S. Postal Service is the biggest civilian employer in America.
    • Wal-Mart is the largest private employer in the world.
    • The original Macy’s department store made a total of $11.06 on its first day of business in 1858.
    • Before picking the name “”Nike”” for their shoe company, “”Falcon,”” “”Bengal”” and “”Dimension 6″” were considered.
    • Every employee at the Ben & Jerry’s headquarters gets three pints of free ice cream a day.
    • 90 percent of U.S. businesses are family owned.

       

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