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The Best Part About Facebook Buying Oculus VR? The Headsets Will Be Cheaper

An Oculus Rift headset on every face. Now that Facebook bought Oculus VR for $2 billion, the company can sell the headsets at cost, CEO Brendan Iribe tells Time. You can preorder the developer kit today for $350. But that price will drop in the future. Show More Summary

The Future of B2B Lead Generation: Professional Referral Channels

The following is a guest contributed post from Dick Beedon, CEO of Amplifinity. There seems to be a consensus that referrals are the best form of leads. They close faster, buy more and stay longer. In fact, great sales people have been good at generating referrals for what seems like forever. Until recently, large corporations […]

Best Buy Is Better But Still Broken

CEO Hubert Joly has Best Buy making money again, but he still has a lot of work to do to fix the company.

Best Buy Co.'s CEO Discusses Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Best Buy Co. (BBY) Q4 2014 Results Earnings Conference Call February 27, 2014, 8:00 a.m. ET Executives Bill Seymour - VP, Investor Relations Hubert Joly -CEO Sharon L. McCollam - CFO Analysts Michael Lasser - UBS David Magee - SunTrust...Show More Summary

Is Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) A Good Stock To Buy After Satya Nadella?

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has a new CEO. Satya Nadella is taking over for Steve Ballmer. From the outside, this may look like one of the best CEO jobs in the tech industry. However, as we dig deeper it is easy to see that there is a lot of pressure associated with the position. There is […]

10 Weekend Reads

My longer form reads to start your weekend: • Indecision is sometimes the best way to decide (Aeon) • Most Germans don’t buy their homes, they rent. Here’s why (Quartz) • The Techtopus: How Silicon Valley’s most celebrated CEOs conspired to drive down 100,000 tech engineers’ wages (Pando Daily) • Swedroe: The Sad Truth About...Read More

Best Buy shares dive on disappointing holiday sales

CEO calls latest financial results a "speed bump," but concedes it will take years to reverse the electronics retailer's decline

Things Could Get Even Worse For Best Buy

Best Buy shares are collapsing after the company reported abysmal holiday sales results. The disaster is surprising to many because Best Buy's turnaround had been lauded by Wall Street analysts for the past year. CEO Hubert Joly presented...Show More Summary

What Is a Best Buy... Really

Have you ever heard of Hubert Joly? No worries -- no one else had either when he was named the CEO of Best Buy in mid 2012. NB -- I'm sorry to feature an American retailer -- but Joly is French and the story I believe is universal and important. Back to my narrative... Not only was he French, he came -- horrors -- from the travel industry... Show More Summary

How many months does the average full-time McDonald's, Starbucks, Gap, Target or Best Buy worker nee

4 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

How many months does the average full-time McDonald's, Starbucks, Gap, Target or Best Buy worker need to work in order to match what the CEO makes in an hour? Place your bets, then hit the link for knowledge. Depressing, awful knowledge. Read more...

NRF CEO Shay: We’re seeing “record-breaking” numbers

Dozens of retailers responded to consumer demand by opening stores earlier than ever on Thanksgiving night, including Macy’s, Toys “R” Us, Walmart and Best Buy, to name a few. When asked about the fact that they opened on Thanksgiving...Show More Summary

NRF CEO Shay: We’re seeing “recording breaking” numbers

Dozens of retailers responded to consumer demand by opening stores earlier than ever on Thanksgiving night, including Macy’s, Toys “R” Us, Walmart and Best Buy, to name a few, When asked about the fact that they opened on Thanksgiving...Show More Summary

Best Buy sees strong demand for Sony’s PS4 gaming console: CEO

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Best Buy Co Inc has seen high demand for the Sony PS4 gaming console and at one New York City location it had sold out, the retailer's chief executive said on Thursday.

Best Buy has ‘pretty much run out’ of Sony PS4: retailer’s CEO

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Best Buy Co Inc has "pretty much run out" of the new PlayStation 4 gaming console, the retailer's chief executive said on Thursday.

iCloud was Jobs’ best shot at killing Dropbox… and it missed badly

It looks like Steve Ballmer wasn’t the only famous tech CEO who underestimated Dropbox’s staying power. ITBusiness.ca reports that Dropbox CEO Drew Houston this week recounted how late Apple cofounder Steve Jobs tried to buy out hisShow More Summary

Is Best Buy No Longer Amazon.com's Showroom?

Best Buy shares have risen a staggering 290% over the past 52 weeks. That fact alone lends itself to the seeming success of CEO Hubert Joly's Renew Blue turnaround plan. But if you think the stock will continue to race skywards, youShow More Summary

Best Buy Made One Important Change That Is Saving Its Business (BBY)

Best Buy's amazing turnaround keeps gaining momentum. The retailer's share price has more than doubled in the past year as CEO Hubert Joly makes changes that are helping Best Buy compete against retailers like Amazon and Wal-Mart. One...Show More Summary

Why Can't the 'Best Shoppers in the World' Buy Health Insurance Easily?

The CEO of the world's third-largest generic drug company thinks U.S. health care needs more consumer spirit.

This Company’s CEO Is Selling Shares…Should You?

Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY), the nation’s largest big box electronics retailer, has had quite an impressive run this year (shares are up 220% year-to-date). New CEO Hubert Joly can be thanked for much of the revitalization of the business, but his recent actions could take the stock lower. Hubert is selling half his stake […]

This Company's CEO Is Selling Shares...Should You?

After a 220% run in the stock price this year, Best Buy's new CEO is selling half of his stake in the company. This comes on top of several recent sales by insiders.

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