10 Reasons Why Productivity Is Declining

10 Reasons Why Productivity Is Declining Authored by Mike Shedlock via, Economists debate whether the decline in productivity is real. It is real, let’s investigate 10 reasons why... Pr.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 8th, 2019

Behind the GM strike: Declining productivity at U.S. operations

General Motors Co's U.S. workforce productivity has declined since the automaker recovered from a 2009 bankruptcy, even as its profit per employee has risen, a Reuters analysis shows......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2019

9 reasons why experts say to cut back on sugar, from boosting your productivity to saving you money

winn2rkyj/ iStock Eating too much sugar can have negative effects on your health. Experts say that cutting out refined sugars could make it easier to concentrate, stay full, and stay alert throu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 29th, 2019

Why Your Gasoline Won"t Take You As Far As It Used To

Authored by Robert Rapier via, Over the weekend, I saw a passing reference on Twitter to the declining energy content of gasoline. Intuitively I know this to be correct for reasons I discuss below. But the poster linked to data from the Ene.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 4th, 2019

Macro and Credit - Bracket creep

"Declining productivity and quality means your unit production costs stay high but you don't have as much to sell. Your workers don't want to be paid less, so to maintain profits, you increase your prices. That's inflation." - W. Ed.....»»

Category: blogSource: macronomyApr 27th, 2018

Domtar Rides on Solid Price Momentum & Cost Optimization

Higher productivity, low maintenance expenses and optimization of SG&A expenses are the primary reasons for the year-over-year improvement in operating income for Domta.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJun 4th, 2018

50 stores you once loved that you"ll never be able to shop at again

AP/Julio Cortez From declining foot traffic to the rise of ecommerce, countless stores have permanently closed their doors for a number of reasons.  In 2018 alone,&nbs.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 4th, 2018

3 Reasons Big Tobacco and Marijuana Partnerships Are Imminent

With tobacco usage declining, partnering with the pot industry is a logical evolution......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 8th, 2018

Tapestry Looks Well Poised for 2019 Despite Declining 26% YTD

A closer introspection may change your mind or rather just delve deeper and find out the reasons why it is right ti.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytDec 24th, 2018

Microsoft"s tiniest new Surface laptop has one big advantage over the pricier iPad Pro — but there are 2 key reasons why it"s still not right for most people (MSFT)

Microsoft Microsoft'.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider9 hr. 20 min. ago

Trump and Biden both want to revoke Section 230, but for different reasons

JIM WATSON,DOMINICK REUTER/AFP/Getty Images President Donald Trump and likely Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden have both called for Section 230 to be revoked. Section 230 is.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider9 hr. 50 min. ago

"Shark Tank" investor Kevin O"Leary says companies will "save a ton of money" from remote working

"Productivity is significantly higher when you give people what they want," Kevin O'Leary told CNBC......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbc17 hr. 49 min. ago

A Goldman Sachs cryptocurrency report angered true fans

Reuters On Wednesday, Goldman Sachs released a report that outlined five reasons that cryptocurrency is not an asset class or a suitable investment. The report drew backlash from crypto.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 29th, 2020

Market Extra: Foreigners desperate for dollars contributed to Treasury market seizure in March, say analysts

Researchers suggest foreign investors and central banks selling their stockpile of U.S. bonds to source greenbacks, among other reasons, may have made it difficult for Treasurys to change hands seamlessly in March......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 29th, 2020

With "Main Street" in view, Fed weighs risks of job, productivity shocks

U.S. Federal Reserve officials have talked broadly about helping households and firms through the current economic crisis and quickly unleashed trillions of dollars in cash and credit guarantees to build a "bridge" to the post-pandemic world......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 29th, 2020

Top 10 fastest growing and declining retail brands in the world

Here we take a look at the top 10 fastest declining retail brands in the world. The ranking is based on data from Kantar's Brand Z report. The post Top 10 fastest growing and declining retail.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 28th, 2020

Business Journal presents San Antonio"s 2020 Best Places to Work

The San Antonio Business Journal is proud to reveal the 2020 Best Places to Work. This year’s class of 75 employers in four categories are raising the bar for providing work environments that promote job satisfaction and productivity. The order o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2020

Goldman Sachs lists 5 reasons why bitcoin is "not an asset class", nor "a suitable investment" (BTCUSD)

Reuters / Dado Ruvic Goldman Sachs gave five reasons why it thinks bitcoin is "not an asset class" nor "a suitable investment" in a presentation Wednesday mornin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 28th, 2020

Bitcoin Price Tests $9.4K as Demand for Put Options Drops

Put options – a bet on bitcoin's price – are declining alongside a rise in the leading cryptocurrency by market cap's price......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 28th, 2020

Outside the Box: 3 big reasons why Beyond Meat won’t make big inroads with consumers over coronavirus even as supermarkets give it more shelf space

Meat prices are already falling back as slaughterhouses reopen......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 28th, 2020

Shuttle companies brace for hit from telecommuting policies

One executive said more people working from home in the long-term could have a negative effect on the industry, but there are reasons for optimism......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2020