Archive | September, 2014

Minimum Wage Hike Supported by Majority of Businesses – Fox Business

Posted on 30 September 2014 by admin


Fox Business

Minimum Wage Hike Supported by Majority of Businesses
Fox Business
The majority of businesses favor raising the minimum wage, saying it would raise the standard of living among their employees and give the companies a better chance to hold on to their workers, new research finds. Overall, 62 percent of employers said ...

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5 Things Every Business Owner Should Know About Business Credit – Huffington Post

Posted on 30 September 2014 by admin


5 Things Every Business Owner Should Know About Business Credit
Huffington Post
Sufficient business credit scores help you get contracts and trade credit -- Good business credit scores will get you more than bank financing. Governments and big corporations will check your business credit score (mostly D&B's Paydex score) before ...

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The books that changed the world’s best business brains – CNN

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The books that changed the world's best business brains
CNN
Strategizing supply chains, intelligent design, smart investment decisions and the power of positive thinking are just some of the critical business skills that top businesspeople have gained from reading books - in some cases lent to them by other ...

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Sell Your Internet Business For Millions – Forbes

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Forbes

Sell Your Internet Business For Millions
Forbes
Not every startup gets acquired for the eye-popping price tags of the mobile app WhatsApp ($19 billion), virtual reality startup Oculus VR ($2 billion) or high-tech thermostat maker Nest Labs ($3.2 billion). But for healthy internet firms, it's very ...

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Johnson Controls Plans to Sell Building-Management Business – Wall Street Journal

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The Deal Pipeline

Johnson Controls Plans to Sell Building-Management Business
Wall Street Journal
Global Workplace Solutions, part of Johnson Controls for three decades, has become expendable as Chief Executive Alex Molinaroli moves the company away from service businesses and certain lines of automotive components. Instead, he is focusing the ...
Johnson Controls to sell its global workplace solutions businessMilwaukee Journal Sentinel
Johnson Controls seeks buyer for $4.3B global workplace solutions businessMilwaukee Business Journal

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When a Client’s Failing Business Won’t Sell – Wall Street Journal

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Wall Street Journal

When a Client's Failing Business Won't Sell
Wall Street Journal
"They viewed this as a business and it was very valuable to them, but it was a hobby and unfortunately it never made any money," says Mike Papierski, senior vice president for wealth management with Chicago-based Northern Trust, which manages $2 ...

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Incubator sees business grow, move on – Palladium-Item

Posted on 29 September 2014 by admin


Palladium-Item

Incubator sees business grow, move on
Palladium-Item
When the Innovation Center was created in 2004, one of its goals was to become a feeder system for business startups that would move to into other areas of Richmond and Wayne County. During the past 10 years, other companies have taken advantage of ...

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Banco Santander Appoints Chief of Its British Business – New York Times

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Banco Santander Appoints Chief of Its British Business
New York Times
He then joined Santander as deputy chief executive for its British business. Mr. Bostock will oversee the initial public offering of Santander's British business, which is expected next year in London. The British operations posted a profit of 1.15 ...

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Does big business build peace? – Washington Post (blog)

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Does big business build peace?
Washington Post (blog)
Over the past 10 years, the idea of “business for peace” has guided many policies in post-conflict contexts, such as the eastern Congo. Governments, international organizations and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have engaged big business, ...

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Where to Locate Your Business in Asia – Forbes

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Where to Locate Your Business in Asia
Forbes
One of the most interesting things I do is help our clients decide how to “get into” Asia. The how to go into Asia part typically involves our helping the client decide whether it needs a business entity in Asia or whether it can service Asia from its ...

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