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New Business Models Move in on Apartment Turf

They weren’t high in visibility at the Apartmentalize convention in San Diego, but companies offering new rental models are gaining traction in major markets. Credit: WeWork.The We.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJun 14th, 2018

Why a California Supreme Court Ruling Could Change the Course for the Gig Economy

A recent California ruling could force companies to reclassify contractors as employees--a move that could upend some companies' business models......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 1st, 2018

Tesla to close a dozen solar facilities in nine states

Electric car maker Tesla's move last week to cut nine percent of its workforce will sharply downsize the residential solar business it bought two years ago in a controversial $2.6 billion deal, according to Reuters sources. Roselle Chen reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters7 hr. 17 min. ago

Here"s Why Tesla"s Solar Shakeup Makes Sense

In a move that's surprised pretty much nobody, Tesla Inc.'s recently announced decision to cut 9% of its workforce is having a big impact on its solar business. ........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral9 hr. 47 min. ago

Wedbush Sees Strong Trends Backing Discount Retail

Wedbush initiated coverage on three retailers, highlighting strong macro trends and business models that made it difficult for e-commerce rivals to replicate. .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga10 hr. 31 min. ago

Harley says EU duties will prompt prices hikes in the autumn

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Harley-Davidson Inc expects to have to raise prices in Europe this autumn, when new motorcycle models are due to hit dealers' showrooms, due to EU tariffs on U.S. goods, the head of its central European business said......»»

Category: topSource: reuters10 hr. 32 min. ago

Tesla is making big cuts to its solar division - Business Insider

Business InsiderTesla is making big cuts to its solar divisionBusiness InsiderAs part of Tesla's recently announced move to cut 9% of its workforce, it.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenews20 hr. 31 min. ago

We tested Shake Shack"s new ordering kiosks to see if they could actually replace cashiers. Here"s the verdict.

Business Insider/Jessica Tyler Shake Shack opened its first cashierless location in Manhattan in October 2017. The intention was to move towards cashless stores with digital ordering and payment systems.&nb.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 21st, 2018

Honolulu mayor vetos bill to limit ride-hailing surge pricing for Uber, Lyft

Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has decided to veto a bill that would have limited surge-pricing for ride-hailing or transportation network companies such as Uber and Lyft, a move that the two companies say would have made their business model unwork.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2018

Oracle"s quarterly results beat estimates on cloud growth

(Reuters) - Business software maker Oracle Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue on Tuesday as more customers move toward its high-margin cloud business......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 19th, 2018

Analyst Says Verizon"s Stock Should Move Higher On Improved Fundamentals

Multiple aspects of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ)'s business are showing signs of meaningful improvement and investors should now be buyers of the stock, according to Deutsche Bank. Latest.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 19th, 2018

Wells Fargo may restructure wealth-management business

Wells Fargo & Co. is planning to restructure two wealth-management units that serve affluent customers in a move that could affect more than 12,000 employees. The Wall Street Journal, citing unidentified sources, reports on the plan by San Francisco-bas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2018

Amazon"s Whole Foods deal has sent some retailers to Google

While Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods has rattled the grocery industry, it has brought new business models and partnerships for Google......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 17th, 2018

Offices on the Move: The business (and science) of relocation

Office moves and expansions create opportunities for consultants and contractors across the Puget Sound region, and not just the ones you might expect......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 16th, 2018

Cramer’s Exec Cut: New world, new models? Top CEOs explain how a digitized world changes business

Jim Cramer gets details on how CEOs from Adobe, RH and Cisco are approaching business in a rapidly changing environment......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyJun 15th, 2018

Albemarle: Lithium And Non-Lithium Business Move Together

Albemarle: Lithium And Non-Lithium Business Move Together.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJun 15th, 2018

UK court rules "gig" plumber entitled to worker rights

Britain's Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that a plumber hired on a self-employed basis was entitled to workers' rights, in a case that could increase pressure on firms in the gig economy to change their business models. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 13th, 2018

Kate Spade"s close friend and business partner says the late designer left 4 seasons of completed work for her handbag company

Facebook/Frances Valentine Kate Spade was found dead by suicide in her apartment in New York City on June 5. .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 13th, 2018

Seattle Reverses Per-Employee Tax

The Seattle City Council voted to repeal a newly passed per-employee tax on big companies designed to raise funds for homeless services, a surprise move that came after fierce opposition from the business community and growing public debate......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 13th, 2018

Seattle Reverses New Tax

The Seattle City Council voted to repeal a newly passed per-employee tax on big companies designed to raise funds for homeless services, a surprise move that came after fierce opposition from the business community and growing public debate......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 13th, 2018

Logistics company to move local operations to Grove City, add jobs

A Pennsylvania logistics and engineering company is moving its local business operations from Groveport to Grove City and said it will add jobs. Communications Test Design Inc. is leasing the entire 270,000-square-foot building at 5900 N. Meadows D.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2018