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Interesting Business Facts: Original Minimum Wage, How Often Small Businesses Update Their Sites, Steve Jobs’ Salary, and Yahoo!’s Original Name

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Here are the 4 interesting facts for today:

  • Minimum wage was 0.25 per hour when it was first enacted in 1938.

  • 64% of small employers change the content on their Web site less frequently than once a month. (Source: NFIB)

  • Steve Jobs’ annual salary was $1, just enough to keep company health benefits.

  • Yahoo! was originally called ‘Jerry’s Guide to the World Wide Web’.

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