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112 words • intermediate • 3 years ago
oilgas
"Kim Cattrall (AP Photo/Charles Sykes, file) LONDON (AP) — Sex and the City star Kim Cattrall has withdrawn from playing the title role in Linda on the London stage due to an unspecified health problem. She had been set to star in the production at th..."

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152 words • intermediate • 3 years, 2 months ago
startups
"Jason M. Lemkin I think if the investment was a very small one as a % of the fund, an acqui-hire is a minor gift re: your dogs. If you put in $500k out of a $200m fund into something that didnt work out, there are a lot of issues in shutting down a ..."

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123 words • intermediate • 2 years, 11 months ago
it
"I was so sad to hear about Alan Rickman‘s passing. He was only 69, which is way too young. I don’t watch a lot of movies, but I’m a huge fan of Rickman’s portrayal of Professor Severus Snape in the “Harry Potter” series. To be true to the books, Snap..."

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365 words • advanced • 4 years, 3 months ago
"Sears is in huge trouble. The department store has been bleeding cash, posting its ninth straight quarterly loss this morning. Sears CEO Eddie Lampert said that the company will close even more stores and cut costs in the coming months to combat the ..."

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321 words • advanced • 2 years, 5 months ago
sales
"Isaacson, a buyer for Fabric Place, said a combination of increasing rent in a store his family considers ``too big'' are the prime reasons the Fabric Place in Cromwell will soon embark on a liquidation sale. The store, which offers custom decoratin..."
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389 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
sales
"To seasoned bookworms, the sight of books—old, new, recycled, hardly opened, covered in plastic, wrapped in Manila paper—piled up one on top of the other is always hard to resist. (Do bookworms still exist, one wonders, as the word is hardly ever use..."
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208 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
sales
"The management of the MMTC (MetroTurf) has assured the betting public that two major races set Jan. 16 and 17 will benefit from the installation of some 300 modern terminals following last week’s low sales after the sudden pullout of Philippine Racin..."
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231 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"The Australian arm of advertising agency Droga5 will be closing its doors before the end of the year due to some "self-inflicted" issues, "bad luck" and the "befuddling" local advertising market. The agency, which is headquartered in New York, said ..."

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157 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
startups
"Good Saturday morn. Pour yourself a cup of strong black coffee, and settle in for a longer form, weekend reads: • Goldman in Ventureland: The inside story of how—and why—Goldman Sachs became a tech-investing powerhouse (Bloomberg) • Will Advances in ..."
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221 words • intermediate • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday criticised the NDA Government for having lost its focus on farmers. "Our strategy was to provide adequate minimum support price (MSP) to farmers and create a floor by bringing NREGA and other programs..."

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194 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
sales
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442 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
tourism
"It used to be that when servers got stiffed by cranky customers, they had no one to commiserate with but their coworkers. But now, waiters and waitresses can find solace in the entire internet if they post their disappointing checks online. Jessica C..."
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435 words • intermediate • 3 years ago
sales
""One of the things that has retained our hometown feel is our multiple-generation businesses," said Mayor Arlene Mulder, a Hagenbring's patron. The third-generation shop was one of the oldest family-owned businesses in the village. But come Tuesday,..."

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"Kate TaylorBojangles explosive IPO in May put the company on the map across the US especially in regions outside the south sadly lacking in chicken and biscuits. However, for long-time fans, the chain'sappeal is nothing new. Bojangles has reported ..."

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546 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"43 leçons d'anglais pour enrichir votre vocabulaire Résumé en français : Travailler c'est bien, mais trop travailler peut nuire à notre santé morale et physique. It can be difficult to find a balance in life between work, family, friends, comm..."
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614 words • advanced • 2 years, 12 months ago
business
"Knottingley (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Britain's last deep coal mine closed on Friday, with miners marking a milestone for what was once one of the country's most important industries as they clocked off from their final shift. Emotional workers in du..."
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547 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"One week ago, we explained what happened to both the US economy and the stock market the last time the Fed tightened financial conditions back in 1936 when it, like now, erroneously thought the economy was strong enough to sustain it: "The Fed..."
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692 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"CONSUMERS and businesses who have borrowed too much will feel the pinch when the era of cheap money comes to an end, a Yorkshire economist said. Iain Clacher, an associate professor at Leeds University Business School, also warned that the stock mar..."
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364 words • intermediate • 4 years, 4 months ago
http://joebarclay.com/how-to-attract-leaders Stop struggling with how to attract leaders into your network marketing business. In this video, Joe Barclay sha...
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350 words • advanced • 3 years, 8 months ago
"Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today. 1. Uber drivers might soon earn $6,000 more per year. That's if they allow advertising screens in their cars. 2. Unilever just posted a jump in sales.The Anglo-Dutch ..."
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