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November 14,2018 20:00
business

Google My Business app revamp challenges Facebook Pages

Google is giving its business customers a new way to reach their customers. The company is today starting the rollout of a revamped Google My Business mobile application for iOS and Android that will offer new tools for viewing customer info — including followers, reviews and messages — as well as a way to quickly […]
November 14,2018 20:00
business

Why Your Business Will Fail

Most businesses today can expect to last an average of 20 years, roughly the same age it takes to rear a child. Companies’ life spans, however, are shrinking. How do you adapt?
November 14,2018 15:00
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CNN Business Before the Bell

CNN's Christine Romans has the day's top business headlines before the opening bell on Wall Street on Wednesday, November 14.
November 14,2018 11:40
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How To Be Heard In Business

In male dominated industries, the business style of communications is male oriented. It’s important to learn to effectively communicate in this domain until women reach parity and it evolves.
November 13,2018 22:40
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What Is The Best Business Entity To Pay The Least Taxes?

Choosing the right business entity is important for small business owners and entrepreneurs. We walk you through the options from sole proprietor to S Corp to LLC to C Corp to help you decide which is the best for you. Also which business entity will allow you to pay the least amount of taxes.
November 13,2018 19:00
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Why The Athleisure Business Continues To Defy Gravity

The athleisure business continues to grow even after many years. But why? Most new kinds of apparel explode with growth and eventually start to decline. Athleisure isn't doing that because it's part of a much bigger trend.
November 12,2018 15:40
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Veterans Business Week

Some veterans are opting for a career change after the get out of the military, starting small businesses across the country and here in South Dakota.
November 12,2018 12:00
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Business Leader Profile: Caren Schindel

Name: Caren SchindelOccupation: divorce, custody, guardianship and estate planning attorney; a principal in the firmYears in business: 35Town in which you reside: FraminghamFamily: husband, one son and two daughtersName of business: South Natick LawBusiness address: 8E Pleasant St., South NatickBusiness phone number: 508-655-1707Business website: www.southnaticklaw.com In three sentences, sha...
November 12,2018 01:20
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How to Defuse The Biggest Risk in Business

Relying on corporate-speak over candor is risky business. When leaders take candor seriously, they will inspire authentic communications that can advance the execution of strategy, inspire credible visions, demonstrate accountability, practice capital stewardship and activate stakeholder empathy.
November 10,2018 23:20
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Chinese Startups Push Into Space Business

Space is corporate China’s newest frontier, as Chinese startups prepare to boldly go head-to-head with the likes of Elon Musk’s SpaceX for a slice of the space market.
November 10,2018 14:00
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Chamber to hold 2nd-annual Women in Business Event

GREENFIELD — The Greenfield Area Chamber of Commerce will play host to its second annual Women in Business conference at the Hancock County Public Library on Wednesday.The event will run from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch is scheduled to give a presentation discussing the challenges women face in today’s economic climate.The event
November 10,2018 00:20
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Rocket Lab's big 'It's Business Time' launch targets this weekend for takeoff

Upstart launch provider Rocket Lab aims to finally launch its first fully commercial payload to orbit this weekend after months of delays. The small Electron rocket will take six satellites from four companies to orbit as early as tomorrow evening Pacific time — Sunday afternoon at the company's launch site in New Zealand.
November 09,2018 02:40
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Minority business leaders honored

They spoke of dedication, entrepreneurship and advocacy, and the award recipients at the 2018 Minority Enterprise Development Week luncheon set the example for each of those attributes.The luncheon hosted each year by Jacksonville-Onslow Chamber of Commerce recognizes minority owned and operated businesses in Onslow County.Barbara Holder, owner of Jacksonville Beauty Supply, was presented with the...
November 09,2018 02:40
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How To Hire The Best People For Your NYC-Based Business

One of the most important elements of a business is its team members. But how do you sort through the candidates to find the one who will add the most value to your company? Here, 11 members of Forbes New York Business Council share their best tips for finding the right people.
November 08,2018 21:20
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New Business Models- Not Technology- Will Transform the Legal Industry

"Legal tech" is hot--in the trade press, among providers, even in the staid Academy. Law is experiencing a gold rush of sorts--everyone is trying to find the tech solution that will "disrupt" the industry. Overlooked in the hype is the importance of new business structures. Here's why they matter.
November 08,2018 08:41
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A Democratic House could probe Trump business ties abroad

PARIS (AP) — President Donald Trump's Russian business ties, Jared Kushner's relationship with the Saudi crown prince, Ivanka Trump's Chinese trademarks — all could come under new scrutiny by the Democrats when they take over the House of Representatives. While Trump retains broad power over national security and U.S. foreign policy, the midterm election result exposes him to co...