Big data has long been touted as a tool for success in the enterprise, though Australasian businesses of all sizes can benefit from the ability to access customer data. Recently, small business owners in New Zealand have also been able to benefit from aggregated data. This comes as a result [...]
CINCINNATI—People buy stock in companies all the time. What about buying a stake in a burgeoning professional golfer? That’s the deal Northern Kentucky University golfer Clayton Portz is offering. He’s trying to raise $50,000 to play pro golf for the rest of the year. Show More Summary
From Deadline comes news that John Krasinski will be playing the title role in Jack Ryan, the upcoming Amazon series based on the popular Tom Clancy character, an investment broker turned CIA agent turned two-term President Of The United States turned all-purpose conservative fantasy. Show More Summary
You want to be a real estate investor, but you don't even own your own home. How can you make it happen? Especially when you check out your assets and cash and can't find a 20% down payment anywhere in the pile, it looks impossible. You've toyed with the idea of buying a personal home, but you're still renting. Show More Summary
Many brands are hesitant to let their employees loose on their branded social media accounts, yet they're also hesitant to invest in training, leaving them at a loss on both fronts.
At this week’s 13th Round of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) talks in New York City, the U.S. and EU reiterated their political-level goal to conclude an ambitious agreement...
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Mayor Eric Garcetti and his wife, Amy Wakeland, have bought a home in the Mid-Wilshire area of Los Angeles for $1.6 million and put it up for lease at $5,000 a month. Set up from the street on a corner lot, the home centers on an English Country-style main house built in 1939. Two separate apartments...
New York state's largest health system got bigger in 2015, but Northwell Health's investments have chipped away at profit margins. Last year, Northwell Health, formerly known as North Shore-LIJ... To view the full story, click the title link.
Your money: Almost no one knows how to think about money and investing. Squadrons of people will try to confuse you and rip you off. Many will bore you. But Andrew Tobias has written a book that might just change...
The energy goliath suffered a 63 pct fall in quarterly profit. Rivals Chevron and Conoco were hurting, too, as crude fell below $30 in January before investment cuts helped ease excess supply and push up the price. Recovery will be slow and uneven, but the worst is probably past.
Abbott, AbbVie and Sanofi are each paying up for takeover partners, while protecting the planet could be the investment deal of the century. Plus: Facebook forges ahead while Apple ambles.
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With increasing market penetration over the last four years, sustainability has been a strong and growing trend in real estate investment in Mexico. This rate of change and adoption of sustainability means that even bigger changes are ahead for commercial real estate developers and investors.
Did you know? April 22 is Earth Day! To celebrate, try saving some green by going green. Bottled water isn't only costly, it also creates tons of non-biodegradable plastic that gets dumped in landfills. By investing in a reusable glass...Show More Summary
At the end of a week of another round of negotiations over the controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the EU and the US, Washington sources say the deal is foundering over strict EU food safety l...
Delta Airlines today announced it will be investing some $50 million in radio frequency identification (RFID) technology to avoid losing any of the 120 million bags it handles each year. Currently, airlines are mostly tracking baggage using a hand scanner and a barcode. Show More Summary
Just a few years ago, Carl Icahn opened his wallet to invest in Apple, calling such a move a "no-brainer," and became what the Guardian calls a "huge cheerleader" for the tech company. But that all changed this week as the billionaire investor made a decision to dump his entire...
A Japanese lab is investing some time in the possibilities of a 5-axis 3D printer. They show it printing using five axis as well as doing finish machining on a printed part. We’ve covered parts of why this is the right direction to go...Show More Summary
Regulators and others question whether robo-advisers, which assemble investment portfolios online, can grasp clients’ situations the way humans can.