Why hasn't the low oil price given more a boost to equity markets? James McCormack, head of sovereigns at Fitch Ratings says that oil prices only support growth in "normal economic times" especially in Europe.» Read More
Tech startup founders in their 20s and 30s make all the headlines, but when it comes to entrepreneurship, increasingly it’s baby boomers who are more likely to be in business for themselves.
"I wouldn't trust any company's accounts in China," says James Chanos, Kynikos Associates president & founder, explaining why he is short Chinese companies, despite GDP growth.
What many business owners, analysts and experts say is that no matter what happens with the Supreme Court, some sort of closure is needed to the healthcare debate.
While hard to quantify, advanced manufacturing already transcends all industries, integrating IT, innovation, energy efficiency and waste reduction to cut costs and boost productivity.
Jeffrey Sonnenfeld,Yale School of Management and William George, Harvard Business School professor discuss recent headlines highlighting scandals and bribery at several big American companies.
Holger Luedorf, Foursquare head of business development; David Tisch, TechStars NYC founder; and Aneel Ranadive, Pinchit CEO, discuss the next generation of tech innovators and how they are re-writing the rules and rewiring the way the world receives information.
Trip Adler, Scribd co-founder & CEO and Aaron Levie, Box.com co-founder & CEO, discuss how internet publishing and cloud computing is dramatically changing the way information is exchanged on the internet.
In the war to find the best way to tackle oil spills, new research proves there’s no single “silver bullet” in the environmental recovery arsenal.
While the commercialization of nuclear fusion takes baby steps into its fourth decade, the next-generation of fission plants could be supplying power within a few years.
Patrick McKeever, MKM Partners senior equity analyst, discusses the importance of the Mexican markets for Wal-Mart's growth and the impact the alleged scandal could have on the company's stock and executives.
Talking to computers like Captain Picard on “Star Trek: The Next Generation” has been a longtime dream among techies. But with new advances including the Apple iPhone 4S Siri, better speech recognition is within reach.
The success of the 3-D movie “Avatar” and the popularity of super-realistic video games are bringing virtual reality and its cousin, augmented reality, to the entertainment forefront.
The annual meeting of the world's power brokers in Switzerland tackles some big subjects and attracts a lot of media attention but so what?
Globalization is no longer a trend; it is the norm. It may be too soon to call it a reversal of fortune but globalization is no longer a one-way street.
Weighing in on how regulation is slowing down business growth, with Lawrence Bossidy, former Honeywell chairman/CEO, who also adds that S&P's downgrade of banks is untimely .
Buybacks equal to "about 4% of the S&P market cap at an annualized rate, so it's pretty significant," says Binky Chandha of Deutsche Bank to CNBC's Herb Greenberg.
"Did you know that a silent killer is lurking in your company? We’re talking about workplace frustration, which can undermine the energy, enthusiasm, and performance of your best talent."
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In this guest post author Harvey Mackay writes how important likability is in the sales game.
Discussing Groupon's accounting practices and its cash flow questions, with Dr. Anthony Catanach, Villanova University associate professor.