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119 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
agriculture
"Conservation the Idaho Way Idaho is endowed with a magnificent blend of diverse natural landscapes –- rivers, lakes, mountains, forests and desert canyons -- combined with rich and fertile agricultural lands well suited for growing a wide variety ..."
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125 words • advanced • 2 years, 5 months ago
business
"One-third of the world's 7.3 billion people are smallholder farmers and their families who produce nearly 70 percent of all food consumed worldwide on 60 percent of the planet's arable land. For what sounds like a major part of the global economy, yo..."
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492 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"In our industry, one of the toughest decisions we continually face is how open we should be with our technology. On the one hand, developing cutting-edge graphics technology requires enormous investments. On the other hand, too much emphasis on keepi..."

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1001 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"HONG KONG has prided itself the freest economy in the world, but last week chief executive C.Y. Leung ( pic ) pronounced that the “positive non-intervention” policy is outdated. Is this the end of the laissez-faire philosophy that has served Hon..."

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150 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Chairman and CEO, Berkshire Hathaway Indispensible Wisdom : Only invest in what you understand and at the right price Nickname : Oracle of Omaha Bestseller : Berkshire's annual letter to shareholders Money Quote : "Whether socks or stocks, I li..."
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137 words • intermediate • 3 years, 6 months ago
"As director of human resources at Turner Sports/Bleacher Report, Tushar Trivedi has helped globalize the budding sports media website. In just 18 months, Trivedi led the cultural integration that came when Turner Broadcasting System and Time Warner ..."

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322 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Dayton, Ohio-based WinWholesale  – No. 16 on Industrial Distribution 's 2014 Big 50 List – announced Monday that Jack Johnson has been named the company's chief executive officer as Rick Schwartz is stepping down from the role after 17 years. Jo..."

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831 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"Fundamental Approach The corporate philosophy of Japan Exchange Group, Inc. (JPX) is described below. JPX seeks to fulfill its social mission by serving as vital public infrastructure in the form of Japan’s central financial instruments market. We..."

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583 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"When Jim Koch left a comfortable career at Boston Consulting Group in 1984 to start the Boston Beer Company, his father told him he was making a terrible mistake. The Kochs are a family of brewers, but Koch's dad thought the idea of trying to enter a..."

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533 words • intermediate • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"WASHINGTON (AP) — Ben Carson botched the economic effect of minimum wage increases. Jeb Bush again pitched a dubious target for economic growth. And Marco Rubio, in a tale about plumbers and philosophers, undersold the value of a college education.Th..."
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187 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"From her home in Squamish, BC, Sophia Murphy's work is focused on agricultural trade rules, U.S. trade and agriculture policy, and the interests of developing countries in the multilateral trade system. Sophia has published many reports and articles,..."

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192 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
startups, finance, business
"BALTIMORE , Oct. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Legg Mason , (NYSE: LM) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of a majority equity interest in RARE Infrastructure Limited, a global listed infrastructure manager headquartered in Sydney , Aus..."
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191 words • advanced • 2 years, 5 months ago
business
"Public transport app, Ridlr, has faised $6 million series B funding from Times Internet and existing investors Matrix Partners India and Qualcomm Ventures. Venture debt provider Innoven Capital also participated in this round. Ridlr, which provides ..."

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221 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
sales, business
"Zulily is getting acquired. In a statement Monday, Liberty Interactive Corporation, owner of TV home shopping channel QVC, announced that it is buying the e-commerce companyfor $18.75 per share. That'sabout 15% less than its IPO price of $22 per shar..."
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219 words • intermediate • 3 years, 2 months ago
sales, startups, marketing, business
"  PORT MELBOURNE, Australia - Oct. 15, 2015 - PRLog -- Here at Insider Media Group we have decided to grow as our clients grow. We are not an agency that simply wants to design and develop a fantastic online Shopify store or an amazing website usin..."
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180 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"Ravago Americas LLC (Orlando, FL) announced that it has acquired Bay State Polymer Distribution Inc. (Westlake, OH). Bay State will become part of Ravago's Amco Polymers business, a North American distributor of commodity, engineering and specialty p..."

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203 words • intermediate • 3 years, 11 months ago
"Later this month, on January 22, I will be interviewing OakTree Capitals Howard Marks a mini Live and in person MiB at the Seattle CFA Societys annual dinner: click for more details Here are the details: CFA Society Seattle is pleased to announ..."

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215 words • advanced • 3 years, 10 months ago
"Now before I commit blasphemy, a few words: I am as close to being aBoglehead as you will find, without actually being one. The bulk of my portfolio is in passive indexes. Most of the assets I manage are in a broad allocation model. This is a tribute..."

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229 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"The reasons why happiness works are pretty simple: employees bring a greater level of passion and determination to their work, customers receive better service, and teams work more effectively. The organisation benefits from more motivated staff and ..."

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214 words • intermediate • 3 years ago
business
"Roland Corporation U.S. recently promoted Chris Halon to vice president, Marketing. Most recently, Halon served as director of marketing communications for Roland U.S. In his new role, he will continue to head all marketing efforts in the U.S. for bo..."

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