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Today, you need shape your future before someone else does. Those that lack the courage to predict and shape their future may become victims of an unwelcome destiny.
The Justice Department has found criminal wrongdoing in General Motors' actions related to its ignition defects, and is negotiating what is expected to be a record penalty, The New York Times reported Friday. A settlement is expected as soon as this summer, and a fine is expected to be greater than [...]
The solar power industry is in the middle of a spectacular growth spurt in the United States, especially in densely populated areas. Last year, 20 cities – representing only about 0.1% of U.S. land area – accounted for a stunning 6.5% of U.S. solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity, according to a recent [...]
Silicon Valley And The Dearth Of Diversity Why innovating with people is as important as innovating with technology In the inaugural episode of Bay Area-based HBO comedy Silicon Valley, now in its second season, the CEO of Hooli (think: fictional Google) Gavin Belson stands in his sprawling, high-rise office with his spiritual [...]
There are far more fun, fair, and simple ways to tweak the PAT.
Although I want to tell you why Jaguar’s addition of a genuine shift-it-yourself transmission for its slinky F-Type sports car is such a wonderful move for the brand – and for those who covet a purist performance-car experience – first, we should address that headline. Some women may take exception to [...]
Quinn wants to know what the business term "hockey stick" means. Liz explains!
NFL players are the best in the world at what they do. And they grow accustomed to a certain brand of fairness in their job. If you can’t run as fast, you don’t catch the running back that’s faster. If you can’t throw straight, you’ll miss your receiver. If a [...]
Chronic restructuring has left HP much weaker, and at a terrible cost to investors and employees
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If you know any baseball fans or people with kids in baseball, they're furiously sharing a recent Wall Street Journal piece called "Why Children Are Abandoning Baseball." For years there has been justifiable hand-wringing over African-American youth "abandoning" baseball, but the Journal article shows how the Great American Pastime has [...]
Certain tax strategies that are available to intra-family transfers might or might be available to you in a third-party sale. How your company is organized will be a big driver of solutions you consider.
Debit Card Data Thefts at All Kinds of ATMs Soar Criminals are stealing card data from U.S. automated teller machines at the highest rate in two decades, preying on ATMs while merchants crack down on fraud at the checkout counter. From January to April 9, 2015, the number of attacks on [...]
When someone asks you at a job interview "Have any questions for me?" you have to have questions ready. Here are questions you can ask at that moment!
From big bond bets to a new breed of stocks that draw in value investors and short sellers alike, a play on commodity prices and a bet on the government's exit from the U.S. mortgage market, here are the five most controversial trades floating around Wall Street in 2015.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has told the NFL Players Association that he will not step down from hearing the appeal of Tom Brady's 4 game suspension as part of DeflateGate.
Personalization and customization rule the contemporary business world. This is evident whether you are designing a pair of custom shoes, selecting MagicBand colors for a family vacation to Walt Disney World, or ordering a sandwich from your favorite deli. The freedom to personalize a product or service can attract customers [...]
On Monday morning during a discussion which appeared on CNBC's "Squawk Box", I addressed some of Richard Thaler's findings in his examination of whether NFL teams overvalue first-round draft picks while undervaluing later-round picks. Despite all the advanced metrics being developed to assess ideal playing strategies, training methods, and other in-game and [...]
At a press conference earlier this week, Spotify announced several new innovations, which they hope will help separate them from the other players in the streaming industry, which seems to become busier every minute, with new companies entering the space all the time. The Swedish streaming service will have a new [...]
The Descartes Systems Group had their user conference – Descartes Evolution 2015 – this week in Miami. There were about 400 in attendance. The best presentation I saw at the event was given by two executives from Sears. Sears is a North American department store and general merchandise retailer with over [...]