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This ex-Googler just got another $30 million to help companies with the ‘art and science’ of hiring exactly who they … – Business Insider


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This ex-Googler just got another $30 million to help companies with the ‘art and science’ of hiring exactly who they
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By 2012, Sarah Nahm, a former Googler who had worked as a speechwriter for Marissa Mayer and a designer on the Chrome team, knew she was ready for something different. There was no “lightning strike” moment of inspiration, Nahm tells Business …

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Amazon launched 22 years ago this week — here’s how the business has evolved – Business Insider


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Amazon launched 22 years ago this week — here’s how the business has evolved
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Amazon officially opened for business on July 16, 1995 as an online book seller. With 1 million titles in its catalog, it advertised itself as “Earth’s biggest bookstore.” The original homepage featured a “Spotlight!” section of the books “we” love. At

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Marissa Mayer wants to be a CEO again, but she says she isn’t in talks with Uber – Business Insider


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Marissa Mayer wants to be a CEO again, but she says she isn’t in talks with Uber
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And she definitely wants another CEO role again and does not want to become a full-time investor, she told Business Insider. As for the obvious vacant CEO job, Uber, she wouldn’t comment on whether or not she would want to tackle a challenge like that.

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Netflix says it will ‘reinvigorate’ the movie business, but theaters may not play a part in its plan – Business Insider


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Netflix says it will ‘reinvigorate’ the movie business, but theaters may not play a part in its plan
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Netflix wants to reinvent movies in the same way it did TV, according to its Q2 earnings letter posted Monday. In the letter, Netflix focused on the importance of shaking up the movie business, which has seen dwindling numbers of people going to theaters.

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Hampton Creek’s entire board — except the CEO — just quit – Business Insider


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Hampton Creek’s entire board — except the CEO — just quit
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The company confirmed the board change to Business Insider on Monday. Josh Tetrick, the CEO and now sole board member of Hampton Creek, said in an emailed statement that the board changes would give more freedom to the startup’s staff. In the past …

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A new round of polls shows that 6 months in to his term, Trump is the most unpopular president in the modern era – Business Insider


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A new round of polls shows that 6 months in to his term, Trump is the most unpopular president in the modern era
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donald trump President Donald Trump arrives at the U.S. Women’s Open golf tournament in New Jersey. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque. Six months into his presidency, Donald Trump remains as unpopular as ever, setting a course to become the most …

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R. Kelly is holding 6 women against their will in a ‘cult,’ according to their parents – Business Insider


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R. Kelly is holding 6 women against their will in a ‘cult,’ according to their parents
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The R&B singer R. Kelly is holding six women against their will in an abusive “cult,” according to the parents of several of the women and to three former members of Kelly’s inner circle, whom BuzzFeed interviewed in an explosive new report. “Six women

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1 billion barrels of oil have been discovered in the Gulf of Mexico – Business Insider


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1 billion barrels of oil have been discovered in the Gulf of Mexico
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About 1 billion barrels of oil have been discovered off Mexico’s coast, amid a glut of global supplies. Premier Oil, a UK oil and gas company, said Wednesday that its Zama well was the first offshore exploration drilled by a private company in Mexico

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I covered murders during Chicago’s deadliest year in decades – here’s what I saw – Business Insider


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I covered murders during Chicago’s deadliest year in decades – here’s what I saw
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In 2016, Chicago experienced 780 murders , making it the deadliest year in the city in nearly two decades. The first homicide of the year came at 2:20 a.m. on New Year’s Day in the South Side Grand Boulevard neighborhood. 24-year-old DeAndre Holiday …

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Tesla will survive — but still won’t rule the electric-car future – Business Insider


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Tesla will survive — but still won’t rule the electric-car future
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Before Tesla, the consensus was that the car business chewed up and spit out new players, the classic example being the ill-fated mid-20th-century entrepreneur Preston Tucker. Musk is a bigger deal that Tucker ever was. Tucker did rate a Francis Ford …

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Justin Trudeau just released a summer Spotify playlist — listen to all of his favorite hits – Business Insider


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Justin Trudeau just released a summer Spotify playlist — listen to all of his favorite hits
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justin trudeau Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau trains at Gleason’s Boxing Gym in Brooklyn, New York, April 21, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has released an official Spotify playlist. Trudeau unveiled his

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We all lose out when politicians ignore what business leaders have to say – Telegraph.co.uk


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We all lose out when politicians ignore what business leaders have to say
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There may be little public sympathy for senior business leaders who complain that the voice of business is not being heard. However, the absence of this voice in today’s political discourse – which in turn means that business’s messages are not cutting …

Snap is a dead stock walking – Business Insider


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Snap is a dead stock walking
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Year-over-year growth is still strong since the company’s user growth was solid until recently, and its efforts to ramp up its advertising business are still young. But that benefit will begin to disappear during the second half of this year as Snap
Snap Inc. – SNAP – Stock Price Today – ZacksZacks Investment Research

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A lopsided map, heated primaries, and Trump: Where the 2018 Senate races stand today – Business Insider


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A lopsided map, heated primaries, and Trump: Where the 2018 Senate races stand today
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“When Trump won, I think one had to immediately downgrade Republican prospects even while acknowledging their excellent list of targets,” Kyle Kondik, managing editor of Sabato’s Crystal Ball at the University of Virginia Center for Politics, told

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The Fed just edged a step closer to recognizing aa major policy misstep – Markets Insider


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The Fed just edged a step closer to recognizing aa major policy misstep
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Andy Kiersz/Business Insider. Fed policymakers “have a pause built into their baseline estimates and it seems the inflation data present a reason to exercise that pause option in September,” according to Julia Coronado, president and founder of

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A former professional batsman turned investor tells us the lessons he took from sport to business – Business Insider


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A former professional batsman turned investor tells us the lessons he took from sport to business
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LONDON — Alex Loudon is one of a small handful of people to have achieved success in two very distinct spheres — sport and business. Before starting a business career in mergers and acquisitions with brewing giant SAB Miller, Loudon was a successful …

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Fox Business show slams Seattle as ‘socialist hellhole’ – The Seattle Times


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Fox Business show slams Seattle as ‘socialist hellhole’
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Fox Business host Lisa Kennedy Montgomery opened her show with a chyron that said “Senseless in Seattle,” and called the Seattle City Council communists for its minimum-wage law, gun tax and recent vote on an income tax on the wealthy. Fox Business …

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$12 BILLION HEDGE FUND: The stock market has changed, and we’re going to have to do things differently – Business Insider


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$12 BILLION HEDGE FUND: The stock market has changed, and we’re going to have to do things differently
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“We think the challenges, consolidation, and changes in the industry are due to one main factor: There isn’t enough alpha to make everyone happy,” Balyasny said in the letter, which was reviewed by Business Insider. Balyasny declined to comment.

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Republicans just released a new healthcare bill — here are all the changes – Business Insider


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Republicans just released a new healthcare bill — here are all the changes
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Although some of the taxes on wealthy people are retained, the bill doesn’t appear to use much of that to cover low-income people,” Cynthia Cox, the associate director at the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan healthcare think tank, told Business

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After cutting 40% of its staff, SoundCloud still reportedly has only enough money to last for 50 days – Business Insider


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After cutting 40% of its staff, SoundCloud still reportedly has only enough money to last for 50 days
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SoundCloud only has enough funding to continue its operations for another 50 days, according to a TechCrunch report. The music streaming service recently laid off 173 employees — roughly 40 percent of its workforce — in an effort to cut costs and and …

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Uber’s business is still growing despite months of bad news, scandals and turmoil – Business Insider


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Uber’s business is still growing despite months of bad news, scandals and turmoil
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The internal turmoil, along with a string of scandals that reportedly caused 200,000 users to delete their accounts earlier in the year, have put Uber’s business in the spotlight. To judge by the recent results however, the problems have not taken a

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This small business had a 1371% increase in Amazon sales on Prime Day—and it’s not even over yet – CNBC


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This small business had a 1371% increase in Amazon sales on Prime Day—and it’s not even over yet
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There are still hours left to go until the end of Amazon’s third annual Prime Day — the self-created sale holiday during which the e-commerce giant offers hundreds of thousands of rolling discounts for members of its subscription service. Yet for some
Amazon Prime will soon be more popular than cable TV, as Amazon spends $4.5 billion on TV shows and moviesBusiness Insider

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In an economic death spiral: West Virgina is America’s worst state for business in 2017 – CNBC


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In an economic death spiral: West Virgina is America’s worst state for business in 2017
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Such is the story of America’s Bottom State for Business in 2017. West Virginia has always been known as a place where people have to work incredibly hard in order to barely get by. But with the decline of the major source of that work — coal mining

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