New York Times
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 Gain
Berkshire Hathaway event celebrates what makes firm special
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Friday, April 29, 2016
Oculus Rift delays flatten virtual-reality fan fervor
... 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 reality
Thursday, April 28, 2016
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
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 ...
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
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 ...
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Focus on the Process--Whether Growing a Business or Publishing a Book
Step 1: Research and set a reasonable time frame to accomplish a big goal-whether to start an entrepreneurial business, write a book, increase your gross sales by 15 percent, or lose 30 pounds. Step 2: Break the goal down into manageable, smaller ...
Monday, April 25, 2016
South Korea's economy grows 2.7 percent, slowest since July
News & Observer
South Korea's economy expanded at its slowest pace in three quarters during the first three months of this year, as exports and domestic demand sagged due to subdued global demand and heavy household debts. The Bank of Korea said Tuesday that Asia's ...
Sunday, April 24, 2016
Catastrophe exposure grows, says A.M Best
The Nation Newspaper
“In principle, changes to net exposure in the sample are most likely to result from either: (a) movements in the level of business written on a gross basis by the sample, (b) use of reinsurance which entails movement of exposure into and out of the ...
Saturday, April 23, 2016
Study: No Suicide Risk for Anti-Smoking Pills Chantix, Zyban
Seven years after U.S. regulators slapped their strictest warning on two popular smoking-cessation medicines citing risks of suicidal behavior, a large international study found no such risk. Now Chantix maker Pfizer and Zyban maker GlaxoSmithKline ...
Friday, April 22, 2016
Daimler Emissions Investigation Overshadows Earnings
German car, truck and bus maker Daimler AG rebuffed questions about an internal investigation into its emissions certifications as news of the probe sent shares lower Friday. Daimler shares were off 6.9 percent at 62.05 euros in morning trading in Europe.
As the name suggests, social media is often a very informal means of conveying information. It's familiar, colloquial and often has a personal touch – it's social. So, when you're using social media to support your business' marketing needs, how should you behave? What's the appropriate etiquette? Generally, we advise clients to use the same […]