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81 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
tourism
"Complete list of Louisville area farmers markets The Kentucky Department of Agriculture compiles a list each year of farmers markets in the state. The following markets are part of that list. For more information on the markets, go to www.kyagr. A ..."

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322 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"The Associated Press NEW YORK — The Wall Street Journal's revenue climbed 17 percent in its just-ended quarter according to a staff memo the newspaper's publisher sent Wednesday, bucking the overall downward trend in the newspaper business. Even pr..."

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149 words • advanced • 3 years, 8 months ago
"Activist investor Barry Rosenstein, the founder of $11 billion JANA Partners, disclosed a huge stake in wireless technology developer giant Qualcomm. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that JANA Partners now owns about $2 billion worth of Qualcomm'..."
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187 words • advanced • 3 years ago
sales, business
"Revenue of $433 million, down 5% over prior year on a constant currency basis, including the impact of a $10 million journal backfile sale in the prior year period Journal subscription revenue of $163 million, down 1% on a constant currency basis, in..."

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"Fortune Global ForumHome-rental site Airbnb filed aForm D with the SEC on Monday, confirming that the startup closed a$1.5 billion round in July. The new round reportedly raises the startup's valuation to $25.5 billion. The news was firstreported in ..."
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185 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
startups
"Uber has closed a new round of funding that values the company at $50 billion, The Wall Street Journal's Doug MacMillan and Telis Demos report. The ride-hailing company raised "close to" $1 billion in the new round of funding, sources tell the Journa..."

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"Slack, the popular workplace chatting app, is set to raise up to $160 million in a new funding round that would value the company at $2.76 billion, people familiar with the matter told The Wall Street Journal. This round will reportedly include new i..."

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437 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Baltimore medical device maker Harpoon Medical raises $1.4M Baltimore Business Journal 45 min ago Baltimore medical device company Harpoon Medical Inc. has raised $1.4 million in convertible debt. The new financing is part of a $2 million bridge ro..."
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441 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"From a company release weve learned that after Farm Journal Medias acquisition of Vance Publishing some management changes have been announced. Here you go. Steve Custer, an 18-year veteran of Farm Journal, is promoted to President and Chief Operat..."

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103 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"It's easier than ever for consumers to take out personal loans to pay down high-cost debt or fund big-ticket purchases, and two new studies show that they are taking full advantage of their options. To continue, please sign in or subscribe Free 14-..."
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489 words • intermediate • 3 years, 1 month ago
sales, marketing, business
"If you're a seller, Fulfillment by Amazon can help you increase your sales. We invite you to learn more about Fulfillment by Amazon . O. C. Ferrell (Ph.D., Louisiana State University) is University Distinguished Professor of Business Ethics at Belmo..."

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958 words • intermediate • 3 years, 9 months ago
Learn to enter accounting journal entries using the rules of debit and credit.
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417 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Rig count falls to the 80s in Eagle Ford Business Journal 4 hours ago Crude oil prices in the mid-$40 range continue to take their toll on new production in the Eagle Ford Shale and across the United States. West Texas Intermediate crude oil was tr..."
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317 words • advanced • 2 years, 8 months ago
business
"SunEdison Inc., a U.S. renewable-energy company, is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection and is in talks with two creditor groups for a loan to tide it over during the process, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing unidentified people famil..."

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251 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Bill Ackman has taken a $5.5 billion position in snack food company Mondelez, according to The Wall Street Journal. According to the Journal, Ackman has amassed a 7.5% stake in the company when options contracts are included, and this stake could be ..."
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250 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
startups
"Stemcentrx, a startup with funding frombillionaire tech investor Peter Thiel, just came outof stealth at a $5 billion valuation, the Wall Street Journal reports. Last month Stemcentrx raised a $250 million round at a $5 billion valuation, according t..."
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295 words • intermediate • 2 years, 12 months ago
business
"Thomson Reuters (Reuters) - Shari Redstone refused an offer from her media mogul father Sumner to sell her 20 percent stake in the holding company that controls Viacom Inc and CBS Corp for $1 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported. The offer made ..."
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278 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"Every so often, a journalist who thrived in the old days decries the current state of mostly digital journalism and discourages youngsters from pursuing a career there. Things were so much better in the old days, these columns usually say. Nowadays, ..."
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"NEW YORK , Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RFID Journal announced today that leaders from Airbus and the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) will join Marks & Spencer (M&S) as keynote presenters at RFID Journal LIVE! 2014 ( www.rfidjournalevents.com/l..."

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231 words • intermediate • 3 years, 6 months ago
business
"Students with around $10,000 in debt are more likely to graduate from college than those with no debt, according to a new study from the Third Way think tank. The study was conducted by Ohio State University sociology professor Rachel Dwyer, who foun..."
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