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Google is making a big change to its vaunted search engine. You might not notice.

Google is making what it calls the biggest tweak to its search engine in the past five years. But it’s still a work in progress......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 25th, 2019

CarMax New Omni-Channel Strategy Seems To Work, But Comes With Near-Term Cost

CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX) is in the early stages of a major change in sales strategy as it rolls out what it calls an omni-channel market, allowing custome.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaSep 25th, 2019

CarMax New Omni-Channel Strategy Seems To Work, But Comes With Near-Term Cost

CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX) is in the early stages of a major change in sales strategy as it rolls out what it calls an omni-channel market, allowing customers to go through the whole car buying process online and h.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 25th, 2019

Fed"s Bullard says economic data should improve, yield curve steepen in coming months

Weak U.S. economic data that marred the start of the year should change for the better in coming months, and ease some of the concerns among investors about the health of the recovery, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 17th, 2019

Female economists report widespread discrimination and sexual assault, prompting calls for major change

Leaders of the American Economic Association pledged major reforms as a survey of 9,000 economists revealed widespread mistreatment of women and minorities in the profession......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 20th, 2019

Top Algeria party seeks end of crisis on regime change calls

The top Algerian party backing beleaguered President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, has broken its silence over massive demonstrations demanding the end of the regime, saying it's ready to work with all parties to end the crisis......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 10th, 2019

Trump’s New Executive Order Will Make Welfare Recipients Work to Receive Benefits

Agencies are also instructed to follow nine “Principles of Economic Mobility.” President Trump is adding requirements for the poorest Americans to get access to government assistance. Trump sig.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 11th, 2018

Economic development work is succeeding, Buffalo-area agencies say

Buffalo-area economic development agencies tout several notable recent successes, but they agree there's more work to do......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 15th, 2018

"They"re going to change the game:" Boeing calls supplier meeting to reveal new terms for all future interiors work

Puget Sound-area aerospace suppliers are unnerved and angry as the meeting nears. Boeing is proposing to rewrite its master agreement with interiors suppliers. The new contract terms cover "all future work, all programs," the Business Journal has learned......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2018

Nobel Economics Prize Goes to American Pair

The Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences was shared by Americans William D. Nordhaus and Paul M. Romer, for work on innovation, climate change and the economy that has had huge implications for global policy making......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 8th, 2018

Two Top U.S. Economists Win Nobel for Work on Growth and Climate

The Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences was shared by Americans William D. Nordhaus and Paul M. Romer, for research on innovation, climate change and the economy that has had huge implications for global policy making......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 8th, 2018

Economics of climate change, innovation win Nobel Prize

Americans William Nordhaus and Paul Romer won the 2018 Nobel Economics Prize for their work in combining economic and environmental issues and technology. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 8th, 2018

Louis Hyman: Temp: How America Work – Talks At Google

Louis Hyman, associate professor of economic history at Cornell .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 15th, 2018

Phoenix economic equality organization rebrands, seeks business partners

We've all heard that change is the only constant in life. For one longtime Valley nonprofit, a reconfiguration was in order after 50 years of work. The former Arizona Community Action Association has rebranded as Wildfire, with a stronger emphasis.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2018

From solar panels to changing your diet — 11 ways you can combat climate change

On Friday, 13 federal agencies issued a major report stating that climate change is a threat to Americans’ health and the country’s economic well-being......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 26th, 2018

Extreme Heat Cost Humans 153 Billion Lost Work Hours in 2017

The U.S. also suffered $326 billion in economic losses due to the wild weather. Climate change is a global health crisis. In addition to changing the ecology of the planet and impacting wildlife, climate change and associated.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 29th, 2018

Technology and employee expectations continue to change the work environment – panel discussion

The changing nature of work and workforce expectations was the focus of a discussion recently hosted by The Houston Business Journal and Deloitte. Panelists were Amy Chronis, Houston managing partner, Deloitte LLP; Debbie Clark, chief financial officer.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2019

Opinion: Lewis & Clark"s Wim Wiewel calls on higher ed to lead battle against climate change

"And as dispiriting as it might be having to contend with the head-in-the-sand crowd, all great social and political movements have fought uphill, against the status quo," Wiewel writes......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2019

Project Syndicate: We don’t need to abandon economic growth to solve climate change

There is no reason we cannot have strong economic growth and reduce carbon emissions at the same time. In fact, we must......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch21 hr. 42 min. ago

Technology Industry Association seeks voice for government IT companies

A new trade association has formed in Sacramento for technology companies that do work for state and local agencies. Launched by local tech industry professionals, the Technology Industry Association of California, or TechCA, will be the first nonpr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2019