Trump goes presidential in first major address to Congress: 'The time for small thinking is over' - Business Insider
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:39:57 GMT
Trump goes presidential in first major address to Congress: 'The time for small thinking is over'
President Donald Trump took his "America First" vision to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday night, delivering his nationalist message in a way more palatable to the Washington, DC, crowd, successfully endearing many of the lawmakers and elites he ...
Donald Trump wants to run the government as a business. But he's never been any good at that either
House panel blocks Dem effort on Trump's potential business conflicts
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 18:29:38 GMT
Sean Spicer shuts down suggestion that Trump used widow of Navy SEAL as 'prop'
The White House on Wednesday sought to reject suggestions that the widow of Navy SEAL Ryan Owens was used as a "prop" for President Donald Trump during his Tuesday-night address to a joint session of Congress. During a press gaggle with reporters ...
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:00:29 GMT
Business Schools Face Surge in Activism
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In the past year, M.B.A. students and faculty at Harvard Business School, University of Chicago's Booth School of Business, the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School and others have marched in protest, organized fundraisers and waded into public ...
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 18:34:41 GMT
Japan's Business Federation Sent This All-Female Delegation to the Trump White House
The Japan Business Federation, known as "Keidanren," has an answer to the headlines about women being underrepresented in the nation's business sector: its first-ever all-female delegation that's currently making the rounds in New York and the U.S. ...
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Wed, 01 Mar 2017 10:26:22 GMT
Taiwan's Foxconn 'definitely bidding' for Toshiba chip business
Toshiba wants to raise at least 1 trillion yen ($8.8 billion) in part by selling most of its flash memory chip business, seeking to create a buffer for any fresh financial problems, a person with knowledge of the matter previously told Reuters. Another ...
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:42:20 GMT
This video rental business says everything about America's political divide
A great story in this week's Forbes magazine by Noah Kirsch pretty much sums up why supporters and opponents of Donald Trump just don't understand each other. It's about a family-owned business called, not unreasonably, Family Video. The store rents ...
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:27:53 GMT
Obama was 'dismissive' of business, Trump is more engaged, WPP CEO says
President Donald Trump is "heavily engaged" with business, making a dramatic change from the Obama administration which was "dismissive" of the community, Martin Sorrell, the CEO of the world's largest advertising firm WPP, said on Wednesday. Sorrell ...
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:08:40 GMT
The Bank of Canada is in 'wait and see' mode
poloz Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz takes part in a news conference in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, July 13, 2016. Chris Wattie/Reuters. The Bank of Canada has held rates again at 0.50%, as virtually everyone had expected. "Overall, recent data on ...
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:19:02 GMT
The 10 most-liked advertising CEOs
We asked Glassdoor, the careers site where employees can leave anonymous reviews about their employers, to see who the most popular CEOs are in the advertising business. The top 10 — which consists of leaders from all areas of the advertising industry ...