• 10 Recession-Proof Jobs Wednesday, 16 Jul 2008 | 11:27 AM ET
    Despite a slowing economy and layoffs in many idustries, certain professions remain in high demand and are expected to weather a recession  better than others.  Take a look at these  ten  recession-proof jobs, according to job site jobfox.com. 

    Despite a slowing economy and layoffs in many industries, certain professions remain in high demand.

  • Former Citigroup CEO Prince Joins Xerox Board Friday, 11 Jul 2008 | 5:46 AM ET

    Former Citigroup Chairman and Chief Executive Chuck Prince has joined the Xerox board of directors, Xerox said on Thursday.

  • Workplace BlackBerry Use May Spur Lawsuits Wednesday, 9 Jul 2008 | 11:10 AM ET
    A Blackberry devise is used

    As employers hand out electronic devices to their employees at a greater pace, there are growing concerns that workers eligible for overtime pay, known as non-exempt employees, could begin suing their employers for overtime hours earned while tapping on their devices during after-work hours.

  • Citigroup to Overhaul Management Bonuses Monday, 30 Jun 2008 | 6:43 AM ET

    Citigroup is planning to change its bonus system for senior managers to encourage different parts of the vast company to cooperate and help one another win business, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters.

  • SABMiller Held Talks with Modelo, InBev: Source Tuesday, 24 Jun 2008 | 3:01 PM ET

    SABMiller, the world's largest brewer, has held informal discussions with Grupo Modelo and InBev to explore options including a merger of Modelo and SABMiller, according to sources familiar with the situation.

  • Modelo CEO Resigns from Anheuser-Busch Board Friday, 20 Jun 2008 | 10:38 AM ET

    Anheuser-Busch said Friday that Carlos Fernandez, chairman and chief executive of Mexican brewer Grupo Modelo, has resigned from the U.S. brewer's board of directors.

  • Martha Stewart Living CEO Steps Down Wednesday, 11 Jun 2008 | 10:10 AM ET

    Media and merchandising company Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia said its chief executive, Susan Lyne, has stepped down after four years in the post.

  • Wachovia Shares Fall on Thompson's Dismissal Monday, 2 Jun 2008 | 1:12 PM ET
    A Wachovia branch bank is shown in a Charlotte, N.C. file photo from July 20, 2006. After a rough year, the banking industry appears headed for another in 2007. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)

    Wachovia ousted its chief executive, following growing legal troubles and loanlosses tied to the purchase of a big mortgage lender just before the housing market imploded.

  • Washington Mutual Strips Killinger's Chairman Role Monday, 2 Jun 2008 | 11:42 AM ET

    Washington Mutual, the giant bank and home lender slammed by the mortgage slump, said on Monday it would strip Chief Executive Kerry Killinger of his title of chairman starting next month.

  • Hotel, Restaurant CEOs Worry About Slowing Demand Monday, 2 Jun 2008 | 11:21 AM ET

    The housing crisis and soaring energy prices are a concern for the hotel and restaurant industries, and CEOs are already feeling the effects.

  • Duke Energy CEO Sees Tough Summer For Consumers Thursday, 29 May 2008 | 7:52 AM ET

    James Rogers sees a tough summer ahead for the American consumer.  The chairman, president and CEO of Duke Energy says the spike in energy prices has already brought about profound changes in consumers' lives.

  • Delta CEO: Good Merger, Tough Business Friday, 16 May 2008 | 7:37 AM ET

    The chief executive officer of Delta Air Lines said Friday that his airline's pending merger with Northwest Airlines is on track and should be in force by next year.

  • A View from the Top: What the CEOs are Saying Wednesday, 7 May 2008 | 9:39 AM ET

    Chief executives from around Europe discussed their companies' earnings, opportunities and the challenges they face in 2008 with CNBC Europe Wednesday.

  • A View from the Top: What the CEOs are Saying Tuesday, 6 May 2008 | 7:38 AM ET

    Chief executives from around Europe discussed their companies' earnings, opportunities and the challenges they face in 2008 with CNBC Europe Tuesday.

  • Aflac Shareholders Approve First Vote on CEO Pay Monday, 5 May 2008 | 10:55 AM ET

    For the first time ever, shareholders at a publicly traded company had a "say on pay." 

  • Buffett Says US in Recession, Banks to Face Pain Sunday, 4 May 2008 | 6:22 PM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett said Sunday his Berkshire Hathaway insurance and investment company may be "close" to buying a medium-sized British company and "will look" at Royal Bank of Scotland's possible divestiture of its insurance unit.

  • Buffett Reassures Berkshire Investors About Succession Saturday, 3 May 2008 | 6:30 PM ET

    Warren Buffett tried to reassure his shareholders that Berkshire Hathaway will be fine once he is gone, but he offered few new details of the company's succession plan.

  • Buffett, Munger Fill Arena for Berkshire Meeting Saturday, 3 May 2008 | 12:29 PM ET

    Warren Buffett is at the center of attention on Saturday at the annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting.

  • Exclusive Interview With Warren Buffett Friday, 2 May 2008 | 11:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Becky Quick sits down with Warren Buffett to discuss the upcoming shareholder meeting. Or as Buffett refers to it, "Woodstock for Capitalists."

  • Berkshire's Buffett on Succession, Acquisitions Thursday, 1 May 2008 | 2:33 PM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Berkshire Hathaway, the insurance and investment company run by Warren Buffett, has been preparing succession plans for when the 77-year-old billionaire steps down.

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