GO
Loading...

Sales

More

  • Teambuilding Exercise: Learning to Walk on Fire Friday, 17 Feb 2012 | 11:47 AM ET
    professor-walking-on-fire-150.jpg

    You’ve heard the expression “putting your feet to the fire,” but one Cornell professor is doing that literally. He teaches workshops and corporate training exercises in the art of firewalking.

  • How Will Facebook Shake Up the Tech Landscape?   Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 | 5:44 PM ET
    How Will Facebook Shake Up the Tech Landscape?

    Larry Haverty, Gabelli Global Multi-Media, discusses the social network's valuation, saying Facebook needs to find big new markets to grow.

  • AutoNation CEO 2012 Prediction: 14 Million Units Sold Thursday, 26 Jan 2012 | 11:33 AM ET
    Car dealership

    AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson predicted the auto industry will sell 14 million units this year, higher than what others in the industry expect.

  • Microsoft Drops After Hours   Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | 5:41 PM ET
    Microsoft Drops After Hours

    The Fast Money crew weighs in on after-hours trading following Microsoft's lowered PC sales expectations.

  • Holiday Spending Close   Friday, 30 Dec 2011 | 12:25 PM ET
    Holiday Spending Close

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the biggest winners of the holiday shopping season.

  • Pending Home Sales Rise   Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 10:00 AM ET
    Pending Home Sales Rise

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports pending home sales currently stands at its highest levels in 19 months.

  • New Careers After 50 Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 5:31 PM ET
    If you want to be a model, a bike messenger or a ball boy, it pays to be young. However, if you want a job in which you’re expected to convey reliability, wisdom or gravitas, people over 50 have the advantage. They’ve been around the block a few times, and they have years of hard-earned knowledge with which no amount of postgraduate education can compete.However, job-hunters over the age of 50 may be apprehensive about what’s out there. Will they be written off prematurely thanks to ageism? Will

    It pays to be young. but if you want to convey reliability, wisdom or gravitas, people over age 50 have the edge. See the new careers for workers over 50.

  • Positive Thoughts About The Economy? Really? Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | 10:50 AM ET
    What's Next?

    “Part of the problem is people think we’re not back to where we were before the crisis," says one economist. "I think we’re working through this. There’s no pushing us off the recovery track.”

  • An Elephant With a Well-Paying Job Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 5:03 PM ET
    Surapa paints a wine glass.

    An elephant at the Buffalo Zoo has found her hidden talent — painting. For the holidays, she’s painting wine glasses and ornaments. How she do it without breaking them? Read on!

  • Chances of a Research In Motion Turnaround Slim: Analyst Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 12:56 PM ET

    As Blackberry maker Research In Motion gears up to release its fiscal third-quarter earnings, pressure is rising on the telecommunications company to deliver. Mike Abramsky, managing director and software and wireless research analyst at RBC Capital Markets, weighed in.

  • Best Buy's efforts to boost sales — particularly on Black Friday — by deep discounting took a heavy toll on gross profit margins, resulting in the retailer missing quarterly earnings estimates, Brian Nagel, senior research analyst at Oppenheimer & Co., told CNBC Tuesday.

  • You may feel like a million bucks after striking that power deal. But here's the cold hard truth about what you're worth — and just in time for the holidays!

  • young-adult-newspaper-dog-200.jpg

    With the poor job market and uncertain recovery, hundreds of thousands of Americans have put off moving out on their own — and that's depriving the economy of a lot of activity. The New York Times reports.

  • Auto Sales: The Next Bubble?   Friday, 28 Oct 2011 | 2:51 PM ET
    Auto Sales: The Next Bubble?

    Discussing whether the auto industry is forming a sales bubble or if it really is on the road to recovery, with Jeremy Anwyl, Edmunds.com CEO.

  • Is The Blackberry Buried?   Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 1:26 PM ET
    Is The Blackberry Buried?

    RIMM reports earnings have fallen over one million units since last quarter. Is there reason for investors to be concerned? Matthew Hoffman, Cowen & Company senior research analyst weighs in.

  • beer_generic_1.jpg

    Some college athletic departments are figuring out the answer to juicing revenue — beer.

  • Auto Sales Sluggish   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 3:26 PM ET
    Auto Sales Sluggish

    A look at what's driving auto sales, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Europe on the Brink, Guggenheim CIO   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 12:00 PM ET
    Europe on the Brink, Guggenheim CIO

    Scott Minerd of Guggenheim Partners on why people will flee the euro and go to a safe haven like US Treasurys, since the United States is 'the least dirty shirt in the bag.'

  • Ford CEO Talks Earnings & Sales   Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 12:15 PM ET
    Ford CEO Talks Earnings & Sales

    Discussing the automaker's Q2 earnings and overall U.S. sales forescast, with Alan Mulally, Ford Motor Company president & CEO, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • The Seven Secrets of a Successful Pitch Thursday, 23 Jun 2011 | 3:52 PM ET
    The Pitching Bible by Paul Boross

    One author who has been out there pitching for 25 years offers his advice on how to get clients to buy what you're selling - be it a product or yourself.