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quit

What most frequently leads employees to qui...

Jul 30, 2014No Comments295 Views

(Business News) Workplace annoyances can lead to major frustration for employees: what drives an employee to quit and how can you prevent it.

productivity

Do longer work weeks equal greater producti...

Jul 29, 2014No Comments739 Views

(Business News) As the lines between personal and professional time continue to blur, it is important to know the effect longer hours can have on employees and their productivity.

dollar tree

Dollar Tree to acquire bigger rival, Family...

Jul 28, 2014No Comments645 Views

(Business News) For a whopping $18.5 billion, Dollar Tree has plans to acquire Family Dollar, pending regulatory approval. The deal is set to close early next year.

circus

Everything I needed to know about business,...

Jul 26, 20142 Comments2226 Views

(Business News) Did you know that the circus offers some truly inspiring business lessons? That's what a former Ringling Brothers exec says - read on.

lululemon

10 big brands experts predict will be gone ...

Jul 23, 2014No Comments3838 Views

(Business News) Will your favorite brand be gone in the next year, either due to failure or acquisition? And how did last year's predictions play out?

coupons

Ranking the reliability of coupons in a cou...

Jul 10, 2014No Comments3496 Views

(Business News) Coupons have become so readily available, that a new index has been offered to rank retailers' coupons, their reliability, and their use.

practice perfect

Study proves that the 10,000 hour rule is a...

Jul 03, 2014No Comments3268 Views

(Business News) We've all heard the 10,000 hour rule and have worked our tails off to become experts in our field, but a new study says practice only accounts for 12% of performance. Uh oh.

errol samuelson

Samuelson, Zillow dealt a massive blow in N...

Jul 02, 2014No Comments3435 Views

(Business News) After Errol Samuelson left Move, Inc. for Zillow without notice, many red flags were raised, and a judge has granted a preliminary injunction against Samuelson and Zillow.

kitchen nightmares

60% of “Kitchen Nightmares” res...

Jun 27, 20141 Comment4405 Views

(Business News) With only a 40% success rate for restaurants that have appeared on the Kitchen Nightmares reality show, should anyone really be calling this a failure?

making hard choices

TED Talk on how to pull the trigger on hard...

Jun 24, 2014No Comments2284 Views

(Business News) Making hard choices is already agonizing enough, but one philosopher says we're going about it the wrong way, and we can all improve our decision making by reframing how we think.

jcpenney

Judge rules JCPenney interfered with Macy...

Jun 22, 2014No Comments2660 Views

(Business News) New York State Supreme Court judge rules J.C.Penney violated Macy's exclusively held contract with Martha Stewart Omnimedia Inc.

ikea

IKEA serves a cease-and-desist order to IKE...

Jun 21, 2014No Comments3465 Views

(Business News) After more than eight years operating under the same name, IKEA serves IKEAhackers a cease-and-desist order.