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95 words • advanced • 3 years, 11 months ago
"Businesses and consumers alike love falling energy costs. Obviously, the more energy-intensive users benefit the most from the recent ~40% plunge in oil prices. "US Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) data show that energy input costs equate to more th..."

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363 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
startups, business
"Sighten, a solar software provider, announced it has closed a $3.5M Series A financing round. This financing is led by Obvious Ventures, a venture capital firm focused on world-positive businesses building solutions to the world’s systemic challenges..."
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249 words • advanced • 3 years, 10 months ago
"Back in 2010, Greece agreed to a number of austerity measures. In general, Greece met their obligations and is currently running a primary surplus.Greece was told by the IMF, the Germans, and other that this would turn the Greek economy around. Gr..."

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129 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
sales
"Salespeople are well versed in the art of identifying, diagnosing, and solving buyers' pain points. If a prospect indicates the slightest problem, the rep is quick to hop on it and expand on the symptoms and consequences. This sales technique is pro..."
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362 words • intermediate • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
Revenue, net income, and this other key metric tell the tale of Wall Street's reaction to the tech giant's most recent earnings release. This podcast was recorded ...
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658 words • advanced • 4 years, 4 months ago
"Conventional talent-management systems emphasize the need to give high performers appropriate experiences to help them ascend to more senior levels of management. Companies define career paths accordingly and carefully map, often in a linear fashion,..."
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399 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
startups
"The Kairos 50 Global Summit, held last week in Hollywood honored 50 emerging startups with at least one co-founder under the age of 25. It also provided a chance for those entrepreneurs to connect with hundreds of entrepreneurs and business leaders...."

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150 words • advanced • 4 years, 2 months ago
"Tesco shares are down 8% Monday morning after Britain'sbiggest supermarket chain revealed that itoverstated its profit outlook in the first half of the year by £250 million($408 million). According to Tesco, the error was "caused by an early booking ..."

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125 words • advanced • 2 years, 4 months ago
sales
"Earlier this week, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced that the company has paid out more than $50 billion to developers selling through its App Store. This chart from Statista shows the rise in cumulative App Store payouts over time. Things really started ..."
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113 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
sales
"Did you know that Amazon.com sold over $88 BILLION last year? they absolutely dominate the online sales industry... and it makes sense. You can get stuff easy. Heck, I buy from them all the time.   (and so does everyone else obviously) But ma..."
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142 words • intermediate • 3 years ago
business
"Simple. "Our macro narrative is simple, if obvious," Barclays' Jonathan Glionna said. "We believe U.S. interest rates will go up leading to a stronger U.S. dollar. This should cause earnings per share growth and returns to remain subdued. We forecast..."

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550 words • intermediate • 2 years, 10 months ago
sales, marketing, business
"A marketing video is the best way to reach your audience and share your business. Visual content is much more appealing then print or text and can be easily shared by your target audience. You don’t need a high-tech production department to make a..."

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270 words • advanced • 3 years, 10 months ago
"There was an agreement today (pending some proposals on Monday) to extend the Greek bailout for four months.My first reaction is that there seem to be two possible outcomes in four months:1) The technocrats at the ECB / EU / IMF agree to change the t..."
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267 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"The dream of transition to a 'consuming' economy just crashed into the wall of excess debt and leverage. 2016 has started with a 44% collapse in China passenger car sales. This is the biggest sequential crash and is 50% larger than any other plunge i..."
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330 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Veteran data center industry executive and “Cloudonomics” author, Joe Weinman, will deliver the opening keynote at the DatacenterDynamics As‐A‐Service Conference and Expo , taking place at the Hilton Chicago October 27-28, 2015. Weinman will ..."

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301 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"China's markets are going crazy again and Deutsche Bank's Jim Reid is taking the big step of admitting he doesn't get it. Stock markets in China went into free fall in June, pausing only briefly after massive government intervention. Then on Monday t..."
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368 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"The market movements in the last couple of months have been strange. "Lost and bearish" is as good a description as any of what's going on. That's coming from analysts at Credit Suisse, where a team led by global equity strategy chief Andrew Garfield..."

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392 words • intermediate • 2 years, 4 months ago
business
"British High Commissioner to Ghana, Jon Benjamin, says he is confident of a rebound in the Ghanaian economy if what he refers to as the right decisions are made. This is contrary to doubts of some following current economic challenges facing the co..."

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328 words • advanced • 4 years, 5 months ago
"Every month I post a few key measures of inflation including the Atlanta Fed's median CPI and trimmed-mean CPI, along with core CPI and core PCE. Atlanta Fed senior economist Mike Bryan and his colleagues developed these two measures.Here is a very ..."

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281 words • intermediate • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"The Central Banks are getting desperate. The interventions are so obvious now youd have to be on drugs not so notice them. On Monday afternoon, at 3PM someone stepped in to prop up stocks. They did it again yesterday at 10AM. These were obvious inte..."
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