Your time is easily the most valuable asset you have. So in today’s post I’m going to show you an effective way to eliminate time wasters and replace them with high quality, eager prospective clients. The root cause probably isn’t what you’re expecting. To begin, I’d like you to think for a moment about how […]
An anonymous essay published on Sunday criticized Essence, the groundbreaking Black media brand, citing an “abusive work culture” in which bullying and sexual harassment were common. Since then, Essence has installed Caroline A. Wanga, a former Target executive, as its interim leader and has also pledged to hire law firms to conduct a review of […]
Alden Global Capital seemed poised in recent days to take control of Tribune Publishing, the owner of The Chicago Tribune, The Baltimore Sun, The New York Daily News and many other dailies. After a closed-door session on Wednesday, the New York investment firm ended up with a board seat for one of its founders, Randall […]
Featured photo by Ketut Subiyanto from Pexels Congratulations! You are the very proud owner of your first business. Now it’s time to get working so that you can promote your products and services. It’s not always easy, but with a keen eye and unique ideas you can find great ways to stand out from the crowd. Sound interesting? […]
Featured photo by Bruno Nascimento on Unsplash Having an online business can be rewarding in a number of ways. You are your own boss, there’s no more nine-to-five grind, and you can generate a decent income. But what if you want to take your online business to the next level? RELATED ARTICLE: HOW TO MAKE MONEY FROM YOUR […]
For restaurants and the New Yorkers who love them, the outdoor cafes that have sprung up across the city over the past two weeks have been one of the few bright spots in a grim season. Under an emergency program that began on June 22, about 6,800 establishments have been authorized to serve food and […]
Alphabet’s 168,000 customers and business fleet drivers to gain access to NewMotion charging network and smart home chargers Business fleet leasing firm Alphabet has teamed up with NewMotion to offer smart electric vehicle charging for its 168,000 UK customers both at home and on the go, with a new partnership that covers both home electric […]
This week, Boeing completed test flights of its troubled 737 Max airplane to demonstrate that it can fly safely with new flight control software. The Max was grounded in March 2019 after a pair of fatal crashes — in Indonesia and Ethiopia — that killed 346 people. Even as the company began testing the planes […]
Florida State University appears to be walking back an announcement that suggested it would not allow employees to care for children while working from home during the coronavirus outbreak. “We want to be clear — our policy does allow employees to work from home while caring for children,” the university said in an email to […]
Gay Culverhouse, who put aside her career focusing on special education and child psychiatry to join the family business, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the N.F.L., and who went on to champion the cause of former professional football players debilitated by dementia and other health issues, died on Wednesday at her home in Fernandina Beach, […]
Hugh Downs, whose honeyed delivery and low-key but erudite manner helped make him a familiar face and voice on television for half a century, and whose career included long stints as host of both “Today” on NBC and “20/20” on ABC, died on Wednesday at his home in Scottsdale, Ariz. He was 99. His family […]
It felt like a dam breaking, or the changing of a guard. Within a 48-hour period this week, many of the world’s internet giants took steps that would have been unthinkable for them even months earlier. Reddit, which spent most of its life as a lawless free-for-all, banned thousands of forums for hate speech, including […]
Three major cultural institutions in the Berkshires will reopen this month, following the greenlight from Charlie Baker, the governor of Massachusetts, who said on Thursday that the state would move into Phase 3 of its reopening plans. In a joint statement, Mass MoCA, the Norman Rockwell Museum and the Clark Art Institute outlined the programming […]
The pandemic crushed the tourism industry in Venice and other overtouristed cities. But many see this as an opportunity to rethink a “tourism monoculture.”
Since the coronavirus shut the city down, the number of sales in Manhattan dropped 54 percent and the median price fell to $1 million.
The latest on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak.
Some 4.8 million positions were added last month, but renewed shutdowns could accelerate the continuing layoffs.
The electric carmaker’s deliveries fell as people around the world were forced to stay home by government orders and fears over the coronavirus pandemic. But the decline was far smaller than for other automakers.
The pandemic has shown employees and employers alike that there’s value in working from home — at least, some of the time.
Republicans and Democrats are considering new aid for workers and businesses, but lobbyists and lawmakers say the Trump administration is not deeply engaged.
Our struggle is not an emotional concern. We are not burned out. We are being crushed by an economy that has bafflingly declared working parents inessential.
Lonnie Bunch, who oversees a host of museums and libraries, says the role of cultural institutions is to make people “feel comfortable with nuance and complexity.”
Bosses at BT, OVO Energy, Shell, Anglian Water, and many others have joined the line-up for the world’s first Net Zero Festival More top green business leaders, campaigners, and academics have joined the line-up for the Net Zero Festival this autumn, as calls for a green recovery that accelerates the net zero transition continue to […]
A swell in coronavirus cases is forcing U.S. cities, states and companies to change course, threatening what had appeared to be a fragile economic comeback.
In a string of new measures unveiled yesterday, the bank has tightened its rules on providing finance to companies invested in coal, giving European firms until 2021 to align their coal strategies with a 2030 exit date. Companies planning to build new coal-fired power plants will no longer be able to get financing from BNP […]
British Gas owner says UK should target one million heat pumps by 2025 as it fears hydrogen domestic heating may be a decade away British Gas owner Centrica has called for a national heat pump installation drive over the next decade in order to meet the UK’s 2050 net zero target, arguing that a “proven […]
BEIS gives nod to huge 1.8GW wind farm proposed by Swedish energy company, as it delays approval for Ørsted’s Hornsea Three project for the fourth time Vattenfall has been given the all clear to build the mammoth 1.8GW Norfolk Vanguard offshore windfarm off the east coast of England. Planning consent was granted earlier this week […]
Cars have never been more tolerant of the bone-headed driving mistakes — like speeding into a turn — that decades ago were likely to cause a crash. But there are drivers who still prefer the challenges and potential perils of the machines of the past, feeling that they provide a more pure driving experience. There […]
BRUSSELS — After the devastating financial crisis of 2008 and 2009, the United States recovered much more quickly than Europe, which suffered a double-dip recession. This time, many economists say that Europe may have the edge. The main reason America did well was the rapid response of the government and the flexible nature of the […]
In April, when reality set in for the advertising executive Joseph Gordon — that his family’s spring and summer vacation plans were canceled, that his two kids’ camps would likely be canceled, too — he cast about for an escape. After a lot of research, Mr. Gordon, 40, of downtown Manhattan, located two 19-foot Yamaha […]
Carbon capture and separation technology pioneer pulls in backing from oil and gas giant Equinor in second major funding round UK-based carbon capture specialist Carbon Clean Solutions Limited (CCSL) has today announced that it has closed a new funding round, pulling in $22m of investment from Equinor Ventures and ICOS Capital. The Series B funding […]
There’s something exceptionally powerful in the 4 word phrase, ‘We’ll find a way’. It’s quite literally transformative. Just consider the impact it has in each of the following scenarios. Then we’ll look at opportunities for you to apply it directly into your business. We’ll find a way: It’s a springboard to growth and development. We’ll […]
New Jersey lawmakers passed a stopgap three-month budget this week that included $4 billion in cuts. The temporary spending plan was described in news releases as “painful,” “austere” and “bare bones,” a bitter but necessary pill to offset the devastating toll the coronavirus has taken on the state’s finances. It was fast-tracked to meet Wednesday’s […]
MONTICELLO, N.Y. — The 2021 Porsche 911 Turbo S plots our escape from New York, luring me to play hooky from coronavirus home-schooling. The latest, wide-hipped version of the classic sports car burbles happily in eighth gear. I relax in the sculpted embrace of sport seats, Fiona Apple’s new album chiming through a Burmester audio […]
WASHINGTON — The Department of Commerce is preventing the release of an investigation’s findings into whether it coerced the head of a federal agency into supporting President Trump’s erroneous claim that Hurricane Dorian would hit Alabama last year, the department’s inspector general said on Wednesday. In a memo to Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross Jr., […]
A unit of Warren Buffett’s empire paid an inflated price for a pipe maker that used fake sales to look profitable, an arbitration panel concluded. The firm was close to bankruptcy.
The pharmaceutical company spent more than $100 million on lavish meals, fishing junkets, golf outings, sporting events and speaker fees to influence doctors to prescribe its drugs, federal prosecutors said.
It’s possible to thrive during a recession according to Misti Cain, a multi-6-figure entrepreneur and the host of the new business reality show, Werrrk! by Mailchimp. Here are her 5 Tips For Profiting During A Recession.
TOPLINE A judge on Wednesday ruled publisher Simon & Schuster can release a tell-all book written by the president’s niece, lifting a temporary restraining order blocking its publication imposed by another judge just a day ago. U.S. President Donald Trump participates in a meeting of the American Workforce Policy Advisory … [+] Board in the […]
Cody retained the TNT Championship at AEW Fyter Fest, Night 1. Credit: AEW AEW Fyter Fest featured an entertaining showcase of matches as Cody, Hikaru Shida and the team of Kenny Omega and Hangman Adam Page all retained. It was also announced that Jon Moxley’s AEW world title match against Brian Cage, previously scheduled for […]
When’s the last time you had a meaningful conversation? For most Americans, the answer is rarely, or never. Why does Conversation matter? What killed Conversation?
Jon Moxley was pulled from AEW tapings amid COVID-19 concerns. Credit: AEW AEW has rescheduled Jon Moxley’s July 8 world championship match against Brian Cage, which will now be held at Fight for the Fallen on July 15. AEW announced the news on Fyter Fest, Night 1 as Taz confirmed as much in a fiery […]
Boeing has completed a series of test flights, but a return to the skies will depend on more safety milestones.
Less than 24 hours after the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) shut down, Congress has given the loan program new life.
The Boeing regional headquarters is seen amid the coronavirus pandemic on April 29, 2020, in … [+] Arlington, Virginia. AFP via Getty Images The 737Max has taken its first new test flights and it seems there is a path to that plane coming back over the next half year or so. Airbus has announced a […]
TOPLINE The CEOs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google will testify together before the House antitrust subcommittee, escalating scrutiny from lawmakers as the tech giants also face antitrust investigations from federal and state officials. As chair of the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law, Rep. David Cicilline … [+] (D-RI) has been investigating tech […]
The House cleared the extension, which would give companies more time to apply for pandemic relief loans, sending it to the White House for President Trump’s signature.
To hear the stories of some of the business owners who received vital funds from PPP is encouraging, and a hopeful sign of America’s ability to rebuild and recover.
Maj. Paul Lopez, F-22 Demonstration Team commander, flies a twilight demonstration during EAA … [+] AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin on July 28, 2019. U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Samuel Eckholm Lots of countries are developing stealth warplanes. Fewer actually are acquiring them. And of those that are, just one—the United States—is acquiring them […]