Category: Business

As Brexit Looms, Paris Tries a Business Makeover

The origins of this attitude are usually traced to the French Revolution, which, Ms. Granville explained, elevated equality to a kind of religion. When François...

Analysts pan GE restructuring, CEO 'needed to do more'

GE didn't set out a plan to make the company less complex, and it should have cut costs more, say analysts. Source link

Protesters Jeer as Trump Team Promotes Coal at U.N. Climate Talks

The American presentation came the same day that a new study showed that emissions were rising worldwide after three years on a plateau. Researchers said the emissions...

3 common excuses for not starting a business—and how to get over them

Over the last 10 years, I’ve worked with thousands of entrepreneurs. I’ve noticed it’s the same handful of obstacles preventing them from starting. Let...

How Richard Branson’s mother turned the entrepreneur into an adventurer from a very early age

From crossing the Pacific Ocean in a hot air balloon to setting various world records, it’s hard not to associate adventure with billionaire entrepreneur Richard...

Wall Street Ticks Up as Dividend Payers Rise, GE Slashes Payout

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 17.49 points, or 0.07 percent, to 23,439.7, the S&P 500 gained 2.54 points, or 0.10 percent, to 2,584.84 and the Nasdaq...

Optimism on Main Street surged in December on hopes for changes under Trump: NFIB

A gauge of U.S. small business confidence rose to a 12-year high in December as optimism about the economy intensified among business owners following the November...

Investors are riding the equity rally all the way through to Christmas

With 41 days to go, it seems Christmas has come early this year for many investors. The returns in 2017, at least for equity investors, are staggering. The DAX is higher...

On Airplanes, Considering Fighting Cameras With Cameras

“Why should it just be that the passenger is the one who is recording everything on their cellphone and editing it the way they see fit?” he said. “The crew has no...