Thursday, May 5, 2016

Corporate Social Responsibility: Difficult Choices Require Strategic Approach

Supporting the local community can be expensive. Even large organizations have to be careful about how and where they lend their time – and money. Is there value – beyond personal satisfaction – in supporting local events and activities? Which ones? How can you say “no” graciously to the many requests that come your way? […]
                    

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Berkshire Hathaway event celebrates what makes firm unique - KRIS Corpus Christi News



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Berkshire Hathaway event celebrates what makes firm unique

KRIS Corpus Christi News

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Berkshire Hathaway's idiosyncrasies were on display this weekend, as tens of thousands of people filled an arena to listen to Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger talk business for several hours Saturday at the conglomerate's annual ...

Berkshire Hathaway's 1Q Profit up 8 Percent on Paper GainABC News

Berkshire Hathaway event celebrates what makes firm specialU.S. News & World Report



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Friday, April 29, 2016

Oculus Rift delays flatten virtual-reality fan fervor - SFGate



SFGate


Oculus Rift delays flatten virtual-reality fan fervor

SFGate

... to expectations: "The one that hasn't shown up is the one that hasn't lived up to my expectations so far." ___. Follow AP Business Writer Ryan Nakashima at https://twitter.com/rnakashi . His work can be found at http://bigstory.ap.org/content/ryan ...

The Oculus Rift, a headset that aimed to revolutionize virtual reality, has run headlong into practical realityGreenfield Daily Reporter



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Thursday, April 28, 2016

Managing and Monitoring Your Social Connections

Many small businesses understand the importance of social media for their marketing efforts. Their owners or managers may be active on a variety of platforms - from Facebook and LinkedIn to Twitter and Instagram - and many run blogs with information relevant to their target markets. At the same time, many small business owners are […]
                    

Amgen Posts 1Q Sales, Profit Jumps, Raises Profit Forecasts - ABC News



Amgen Posts 1Q Sales, Profit Jumps, Raises Profit Forecasts

ABC News

Amgen beat and then raised profit expectations after surging sales of its medicines, tight cost controls and other factors lifted the biologic drugmaker's first-quarter profit by 17 percent. The maker of osteoporosis drug Prolia on Thursday reported ...



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Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Japan leads Asia stock gains on central bank stimulus hopes - WBOC TV 16



Washington Post


Japan leads Asia stock gains on central bank stimulus hopes

WBOC TV 16

AP Business Writer. HONG KONG (AP) - Japanese stocks rallied Thursday as the latest economic data spurred hopes for more central bank stimulus, leading gains in other Asian benchmarks after the Fed left interest rates unchanged. KEEPING SCORE: ...

Japanese stocks rallied Thursday as the latest economic data spurred hopes for more central bank stimulus, leading ...The Republic



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