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The Top Ten Bits Of Unfinished Business Of Activists

December is clearly a time for gorging. Even outside of the season’s many holiday parties, activist investors will be busy trimming old positions to boost their year-end returns or book tax losses and buildi.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 7th, 2018

Business leaders see Amazon"s change of course as devastating for LIC

I spent Am…’s plan to bring its second headquarters to the neighborhood. There is no doubt they believe that a few unrepresentative activists and politicians have badly damaged the neighborhood’s... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 16th, 2019

Google Suit, Olympus Activists, Huawei Arrest: CEO Daily for January 11, 2019

Must-read business news, delivered every morning. Good morning. Do business leaders need to be moral leaders? Dov Seidman, CEO of LRN, s.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 11th, 2019

Should You Invest In Uber or Lyft IPOs Next Year? Try Neither

A world of cheap financing has completely transformed technology from a business of shipping bits to one of leveraging vast amounts of capital. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 12th, 2018

Bayoumi, Unfinished Business

Bayoumi, Unfinished Business.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 22nd, 2018

Verizon"s Internet Boss Tim Armstrong in Talks to Leave

The leader of Verizon Communications’ media and advertising business is in talks to depart, leaving unfinished the task of building the unit into a digital content giant......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 7th, 2018

The full timeline of Canada and Saudi Arabia"s escalating feud over jailed human rights activists

Getty Images/Business Insider A dispute between Canada and Saudi Arabia that sta.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 24th, 2018

New Fiat Chrysler CEO Inherits Marchionne"s Unfinished Business

Fiat Chrysler CEO Mike Manley’s predecessor built a reputation as a turnaround specialist but left unresolved the future of FCA’s legacy business in Europe......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 21st, 2018

New Fiat Chrysler CEO Inherits Sergio Marchionne"s Unfinished Business

Fiat Chrysler CEO Mike Manley’s predecessor built a reputation as a turnaround specialist but left unresolved the future of FCA’s legacy business in Europe......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 21st, 2018

In Russia, the Corporate Raiders Are Often Cops

Russian companies routinely face harassment from law-enforcement officials seeking to extort money or expropriate businesses, according to business owners, lawyers and activists, creating a hurdle for Moscow’s efforts to boost small business......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 7th, 2018

Saudi Arabia has expelled the Canadian ambassador and is freezing new trade with the country in an escalating feud over human rights

Getty Images/Business Insider Saudi Arabia has expelled Canada's ambassador and frozen all new trade and investment with Ottawa over an escalating dispute centered on jailed human rights activists. The feud appears to .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 6th, 2018

Sempra to Sell Wind and Solar Assets

Sempra Energy said it plans to sell its wind and solar assets in the U.S., along with some natural-gas assets, as it works to fend off activists investors pushing for a review of the entire business......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 28th, 2018

6 bits of career wisdom I wish I could tell my 23-year-old self

Graduation has passed, and thousands of young professionals have entered the job market eager to make their marks in the business world. They’ve joined a promising labor market with jobless claims levels at their lowest since 1973. They’re armed .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2018

Starbucks, ABC responses to racist incidents show business value of decisive action

Starbucks and ABC responded to racist incidents quickly and unequivocally, which experts and activists say more companies should do......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 31st, 2018

Good call: NFL"s anthem policy was wise business decision

When the NFL announced its updated national anthem policy at its headquarters on Park Avenue, requiring players to stand or remain in the locker room, it drew backlash from the media and activists.... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 31st, 2018

How Exxon is cleaning up its business

ExxonMobil, a frequent target of climate activists, is stepping up efforts to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 25th, 2018

10 of the best retro gaming gadgets

Retro gaming is big business these days, with resurrected consoles often causing more of a stir than their contemporary descendants. Here are 10 bits of retro tech that can quench your gaming thirst......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 20th, 2018

Startup with Portland ties lands $17M marijuana business venture round

Green Bits, which is sometimes referred to as the "Square for pot businesses," says its revenue has jumped 214 percent in the past year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2018

Phoenix pushed for more shade, trees as activists worry about climate change, heat deaths

A push is on for the city of Phoenix to become a lot more aggressive in creating additional shade and increase the tree canopy in the sun-drenched and increasingly warm desert. And two business owners are leading the charge. Dwayne Allen — co-o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2018

Former Enron CEO Skilling wants back into the energy business

Among the ventures Skilling is considering is an idea he came up with in 2015 while serving a federal prison sentence for his role in Enron's 2001 collapse......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral39 min. ago

Last week we honored the 40 Under 40 class of 2019. Here are tips for nominating a candidate for 2020

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal has wrapped up its annual 40 Under 40 awards, honoring a cadre of top achievers at its 25th annual event last week. Which means it's time to start looking ahead to next year. The 40 Under 40 awards are one.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals7 hr. 39 min. ago