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Blame businesses for the litter problem

To the Editor: Briefly, last summer, I had a gig picking up litter and sorting trash from recyclables at Long Dock Park in Beacon, N.Y. One morning, as I was scouring the lawn by the boat launch, a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 21st, 2017

Hackers" delight: Businesses put selves at risk for invasion

Randell Heath isn't sure how hackers got into his company's website — all he knows is a supplier called, saying the site had become an online store selling Viagra and Cialis.The problem might have b.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 15th, 2017

Wal-Mart Fights a Problem in the U.K.: It"s Too Pricey

Wal-Mart’s Asda supermarket chain in the U.K., long one of its most profitable businesses, has been losing customers to discount rivals. Now it’s fighting back......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 26th, 2017

The problem with Donald Trump"s blame game

The problem with Donald Trump"s blame game.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 21st, 2017

Visualizing The Fake News Problem

PEER OPINION FILLS A VOID LEFT BY FALLING TRUST IN MASS MEDIA There’s been no shortage of blame passed around for the so-called “fake news” epidemic that has been.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 17th, 2017

The Fake News Problem [Chart]

The Chart of the Week is a weekly Visual Capitalist feature on Fridays. There’s been no shortage of blame passed around for the so-called &.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 10th, 2017

No Budget, No Problem: 5 Free Marketing Tactics Guaranteed to Deliver

Don't have funds to compete with big brands on marketing? There are plenty of free marketing tactics small businesses can do that deliver results on little to no budget......»»

Category: topSource: incFeb 2nd, 2017

Donald Trump’s Pressure Has Forced Businesses to Spin Job Growth

But that won't necessarily create more jobs. Business leaders and their p.r. advisers are holding a festival of spin on the subject of jobs, and who can blame them? The president-elect is excoriating companies by name fo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 13th, 2017

Jeff Bezos And Three Frogs On A Log

Decision without action is an unaddressed problem among business owners aiming to exit their businesses on their terms. Learn the importance of acting over deciding, using Jeff Bezos and three frogs to show the necessity of the Exit-Planning Process. .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 12th, 2017

How One Company is Solving Africa"s Biggest Investment Problem

Hundreds of thousands of African small businesses are struggling to find lenders willing to invest more than a few hundred dollars. Here is one company trying to change that......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 11th, 2017

Americans aren"t sure who to blame for the ‘fake news’ problem

The b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 23rd, 2016

Philippine President Duterte: "It is not fair" to blame China for the Philippines" drug problem

REUTERS/Wu Hong/ Pool(Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's office, responding to a Reuters report.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 19th, 2016

Marijuana News Roundup: Senators Urge Banking Overhaul for Cannabis Businesses

A big problem facing nearly all marijuana businesses in states where medicinal or recreational use is legal remains getting a bank account. Because federal law still classifies marijuana as a........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 18th, 2016

With Business Driving the Bus, IT Should be Painting the Lines

By the end of 2016, businesses are projected to spend over $73 billion on cybersecurity, yet they’re no more secure for it. Why? We’ve been looking at the problem through the wrong lens; IT too often makes incremental changes instead of planning a for.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesDec 15th, 2016

How Businesses Can Help Boost Basic Health Care

Raj Panjabi has been tasked by Pope Francis to find ways for the business community to alleviate global poverty The so-called last mile is a popular business term that refers to the pesky problem of serving individual customers not easily reached by.....»»

Category: topSource: timeDec 2nd, 2016

How Businesses Can Crack Health Care’s Last Mile Problem

Raj Panjabi, a Harvard doctor who fled Liberia as a child, says firms can boost basic health care. The so-called last mile is a popular business term that refers to the pesky problem of serving individual customers not easily reached by vast distribu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 2nd, 2016

Here’s One Reason Why Facebook and Twitter Aren’t Good for News

Because they are becoming more like television, and favor emotion over facts. There’s plenty of blame to go around when it comes to the problem of fake news, and some of it quite rightly falls on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. It&.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 29th, 2016

Why Technology Kills Diversification and Leaves Investors Exposed

The problem this represents for investors is considerable. Frustrated that you can’t properly diversify your portfolio anymore and are unwillingly taking on more risk? Blame the Internet, or perhaps just globalization. A new study lays out the &.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 2nd, 2016

Big Data Unleashes Business Opportunity

Businesses have gone data crazy. You can’t blame them. Streaming, real-time data analysis promises to bring the type of predictability that cuts costs, solves problems and grows sales. That seemed to be the unofficial theme of the Strata + Hadoop World .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesNov 1st, 2016

Toyota's Unveils Smart Key Box For Car-Sharing Services - Android Headlines

Android HeadlinesToyota's Unveils Smart Key Box For Car-Sharing ServicesAndroid HeadlinesAs the population grows and city driving becomes more and more of a problem for car owners and businesses alike, the future of the automotive industry seems to be.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 1st, 2016

The Mayor Of London: "My Side" Versus Reality

Submitted by Janet Tavakoli via The Gatestone Institute, The number one reason British "Leave" voters backed Brexit was for self-determination. — Mega-poll by Lord Ashcroft. Every time a social problem arises, one can randomly assign blame to a hos.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 28th, 2016