Archive | March, 2015

RFRA opponents urge boycott of legislator’s ice business – Indianapolis Star

Posted on 31 March 2015 by admin


Indianapolis Star

RFRA opponents urge boycott of legislator's ice business
Indianapolis Star
Opponents of the Indiana 'religious freedom' act want to hit one of its chief legislative authors, state Sen. Scott Schneider, in the pocketbook. They've launched a boycott of his family's business, Mister Ice Indianapolis, one of the largest suppliers ...

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Defining Strategy, Implementation, and Execution – blogs.hbr.org (blog)

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blogs.hbr.org (blog)

Defining Strategy, Implementation, and Execution
blogs.hbr.org (blog)
For many business leaders, however, I find that the semantics matter a lot less. And that's too bad because the semantics should matter. There are meaningful distinctions between strategy, implementation, and execution that are helpful to running a ...

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Jay Zs Tidal Is a Business, Man: Why Critics of Hovs Vaunted Ambition Need to … – Daily Beast

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Daily Beast

Jay Zs Tidal Is a Business, Man: Why Critics of Hovs Vaunted Ambition Need to ...
Daily Beast
“Tidal is dedicated to cultivating a sound business enterprise that promotes the health and sustainability of our art and our industry around the world,” Keys said during her address to the attendees. “We believe it is in everyone's interest—fans ...
Jay Z Reveals Plans for Tidal, a Streaming Music ServiceNew York Times
Everything we're expecting from Jay Z's press conference for his music ...Business Insider
Jay Z Talks Tidal, Jimmy Iovine, Rewriting the Music Business RulebookBillboard
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Two Almost Always Necessities For Most Successful Business Owners – Forbes

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Forbes

Two Almost Always Necessities For Most Successful Business Owners
Forbes
If something bad happens to you, such as an illness, disability or even death, there are often many people who want to make sure the business remains viable and that your loved ones benefit from the hard work put into making the business successful.

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Philips to Sell Controlling Stake in LED Business for Up to $2.9 Billion – New York Times

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Wall Street Journal

Philips to Sell Controlling Stake in LED Business for Up to $2.9 Billion
New York Times
LONDON — Philips, the Dutch electronics giant, said on Tuesday that it had agreed to sell a controlling stake in its automotive lighting and LED components business for as much as $2.9 billion. A consortium led by the new investment fund GO Scale ...
Philips Sells Lighting Business to ConsortiumWall Street Journal
Philips sells 80.1 percent of lighting components unit for $2.8 billionBusiness Insider

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BU renames business school after record $50 million gift – Boston Globe (subscription)

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Boston magazine's Boston Daily (blog)

BU renames business school after record $50 million gift
Boston Globe (subscription)
Boston University renamed its business school Monday in honor of a retail industry magnate and his wife after the couple donated $50 million, the largest single gift in the university's history. BU's School of Management was christened the Questrom ...
BU Is the Latest to Rename Its Business School for a DonorBoston magazine's Boston Daily (blog)
Record Gift Renames Old BU School Questrom School of BusinessBU Today

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Businesses Take a Stand Against Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act – Inc.com

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Dallas Morning News (blog)

Businesses Take a Stand Against Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act
Inc.com
Businesses are creating a backlash to a new law in Indiana they say may make it legal for companies and individuals to refuse service to LGBT customers on religious grounds. In "an effort to prevent the government from infringing on any person's ...
Texas business wants to avoid noisy debate over religious freedom, like Indiana'sDallas Morning News (blog)
Indiana's governor defends the state's new 'religious freedom' law and says it ...Business Insider
9 Ind. CEOs call for changes to 'religious freedom' lawUSA TODAY
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IBM, Weather Channel team for better business forecasts – USA TODAY

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USA TODAY

IBM, Weather Channel team for better business forecasts
USA TODAY
IBM and the Weather Channel's parent company are collaborating on a true cloud data service. The computing powerhouse and WSI, the Weather Company's global business division, have teamed up to integrate real-time weather information into business ...
IBM to invest $3B in building Internet of Things businessCNET
IBM wants to invest $3 billion in the 'Internet of Things'Business Insider
IBM to pump $3 billion into new IoT business unitPCWorld
VentureBeat -eWeek
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Boot camp teaches business owners to raise capital, build a brand, connect … – News & Observer

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Boot camp teaches business owners to raise capital, build a brand, connect ...
News & Observer
Susan Preston, left, and Walter Lennon talk at Shop Talk's Money, Marketing & Media Bootcamp at N.C. State's Hunt Library March 27. The six-hour forum included panels on financing and working with the media, along with smaller sessions on social media, ...

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The tech backlash against Indiana is growing as companies pull out of a big … – Business Insider

Posted on 30 March 2015 by admin


Business Insider

The tech backlash against Indiana is growing as companies pull out of a big ...
Business Insider
The Indy Big Data conference is becoming a battleground, as the tech industry's pushback against Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act — which allows businesses in the state to discriminate against customers on the basis of their sexuality — is ...

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