Archive | May, 2018

Seattle’s New Business Head Tax Law is Deeply Unpopular – Tax Foundation

Posted on 18 May 2018 by admin


Tax Foundation

Seattle's New Business Head Tax Law is Deeply Unpopular
Tax Foundation
The best that can be said for the Seattle City Council's embrace of a $275 per-employee business head tax is that at least it isn't $500 a head, as originally planned. Still, the city's decision to tax employment is being panned all around, and rightly so.

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3 Signs the Best Move for Your Business Is to Hire Somebody Else to Run It – Entrepreneur

Posted on 18 May 2018 by admin


Entrepreneur

3 Signs the Best Move for Your Business Is to Hire Somebody Else to Run It
Entrepreneur
A team of professors from the Harvard, Duke and Vanderbilt universities' schools of business combed through data collected by the World Management Survey and found some interesting relationship between the leader of the company (founder-CEO or ...

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Amazon’s growing India business alone is likely worth more than all of Macy’s – CNBC

Posted on 18 May 2018 by admin


CNBC

Amazon's growing India business alone is likely worth more than all of Macy's
CNBC
Citi Research reiterates its buy rating for Amazon shares, predicting strong growth for its international businesses. "In short, not only do we believe that investors continue to under-estimate the value of Amazon's existing Emerging International ...

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The former Russian spy who was poisoned with a nerve agent in England has been discharged from the hospital – Business Insider

Posted on 18 May 2018 by admin


Business Insider

The former Russian spy who was poisoned with a nerve agent in England has been discharged from the hospital
Business Insider
The former Russian spy who was poisoned with a nerve agent in Salisbury, England, earlier this year has been let out of the hospital. Sergei Skripal and his daughter were exposed to the Novichok nerve agent, sparking a diplomatic crisis. Britain ...

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A leaked internal Google video shows a creepy vision of how data could be used to direct human decision-making – Business Insider

Posted on 18 May 2018 by admin


Business Insider

A leaked internal Google video shows a creepy vision of how data could be used to direct human decision-making
Business Insider
The Verge obtained a leaked copy of an internal Google video that offers a "Black Mirror"-style vision of how data could direct human behavior. The video was made in 2016 by Nick Foster, the head of design at Google's ambitious research-and-development ...

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Deutsche Bank’s cost-cutting is so savage that it’s even stopped buying fruit for its staff – Business Insider

Posted on 18 May 2018 by admin


Business Insider

Deutsche Bank's cost-cutting is so savage that it's even stopped buying fruit for its staff
Business Insider
Deutsche Bank did not immediately respond to a request from Business Insider for confirmation of the fruit purge. Deutsche Bank's aggressive cost-cutting programme comes as the bank adjusts to life under new CEO Christian Sewing, who replaced Brit John ...

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Small Business Owner Fears US-China Trade War Will Destroy Her Company – NPR

Posted on 18 May 2018 by admin


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Small Business Owner Fears US-China Trade War Will Destroy Her Company
NPR
The last time Mary Buchzeiger was in Washington, D.C., she was a 13-year-old on an eighth-grade trip. This week, as the head of a small company that supplies parts to automakers, she joined other business leaders in the nation's capital to talk about ...

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‘No loud kids’ policy ‘good for business’ at California restaurant – ABC News

Posted on 18 May 2018 by admin


'No loud kids' policy 'good for business' at California restaurant
ABC News
You might think that a restaurant with a sign outside that bans strollers, high chairs, booster seats and "loud" kids would be hurting for business. You would be wrong. The sign outside of the Old Fisherman's Grotto in Monterey, California is not a new ...

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PayPal just made its biggest acquisition ever as it snaps up a Swedish credit card processing company for $2.2 billion – Business Insider

Posted on 17 May 2018 by admin


Business Insider

PayPal just made its biggest acquisition ever as it snaps up a Swedish credit card processing company for $2.2 billion
Business Insider
The deal will enable PayPal to expand its presence in in-store payments globally, and will mark the largest-ever acquisition by the San Jose, California- based company. iZettle is best known for offering small businesses a mini credit card reader that ...

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Wells Fargo altered documents about business clients – CNNMoney

Posted on 17 May 2018 by admin


CNNMoney

Wells Fargo altered documents about business clients
CNNMoney
Wells Fargo recently discovered that some workers altered documents about business customers, raising new concerns about the embattled bank's internal system of checks-and-balances. The improper activity took place in 2017 and early 2018 and was ...
Wells Fargo Employees Altered Information on Business Customers' DocumentsWall Street Journal
Wells Fargo reportedly altered business clients' documents without their knowledgeLos Angeles Times
Wells Fargo shares slip on report that employees altered customer documents in its business-banking unitCNBC

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