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  • AT&T turns to Lazard for advice on DirecTV deal -sources Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 8:08 PM ET

    NEW YORK, May 14- AT&T Inc is working with investment bank Lazard Ltd as it negotiates a potential takeover of DirecTV, the country's top satellite TV operator, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • LONDON, May 13- The former boss of state-backed Royal Bank of Scotland's U.S. arm Citizens was paid $7.5 million last year, including $500,000 in consultancy fees for three months after she left. Ellen Alemany was in charge of RBS Citizens for five years until she was replaced by Bruce van Saun at the start of October.

  • "The Fed may get more raucous about what to do next as tapering draws to a close," Alan Blinder, a banking industry consultant and economics professor at Princeton University said in a speech to the Investment Management Consultants Association in Boston.

  • Benjamin Lawsky, superintendent of the New York state's Department of Financial Services, said, "I think... you will see results this summer" from a continuing investigation of consultants hired at the behest of regulators.

  • Who has the best job? Saturday, 19 Apr 2014 | 10:11 AM ET

    On the best jobs list, STEM careers dominate—High-five, math and science guys!—and the worst can be summed up in one word: Timber!

  • And the No. 1 source of stress at work is ... Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    Eight out of 10 US workers are stressed out. Can you guess why: Don't make enough money? Annoying co-workers? All of the above?

  • PwC strikes deal to buy Booz     Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    Bob Moritz, PricewaterhouseCoopers chairman and senior partner, discusses the company's plan to boost its consulting business by extending its global reach.

  • Former Citigroup CEO Pandit launches new firm: WSJ Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 3:01 PM ET
    Vikram Pandit

    Vikram Pandit, the former Citigroup chief executive who was ousted in 2012, is launching a new consulting firm called TGG, WSJ reported.

  • The 25 CRAZIEST job-interview questions Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Are you a hunter or gatherer? Why are tennis balls fuzzy? Prepare to be stumped—here are the top 25 oddball interview questions for 2014.

  • Save cities or let them go bankrupt? Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 8:36 AM ET
    People, mostly union and retired city workers, protest in front of the U.S. Courthouse where Detroit's bankruptcy eligibility trial began this morning October 23, 2013 in Detroit.

    Some cities may need to be pushed into bankruptcy, while others may just need a healthy dose of private-sector medicine, said TransPro Consulting CEO Mark Aesch.

  • Want to be a CEO? Work here Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 11:33 AM ET

    To outsiders, McKinsey & Co. is a simply a consulting firm, but for many of the biggest hitters in corporate America, it is an indispensable tool.

  • Morningstar Says Client Data May Have Been Leaked Saturday, 6 Jul 2013 | 5:29 PM ET

    Morningstar said personal information, including credit-card details, of about 2,300 customers may have been compromised due to a security breach last year.

  • Making Consultants Play by the Rules     Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 1:23 PM ET

    Ben Lawsky, New York state's superintendent of financial services, talks with CNBC's Kate Kelly about the financial regulatory landscape, saying, "We want banks to do business, but not funny business."

  • Wall Street: How Much Does Bloomberg Know? Saturday, 11 May 2013 | 7:22 PM ET
    The Bloomberg Terminal computer system

    The Bloomberg terminal privacy breach puts the firm in an awkward situation: Explaining itself to Wall Street clients.

  • Fed, Treasury Examining Bloomberg Saturday, 11 May 2013 | 3:59 PM ET

    The Fed and Treasury are examining the extent to which Bloomberg journalists tracked usage of Bloomberg terminals.

  • How Wal-Mart Stores Got a Foothold in India's Market Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 3:45 AM ET
    Wal-Mart signage is seen in the parking lot of the store in Mexico City, Mexico.

    Wal-Mart entered India's supermarket sector in 2010 with a $100 million bet on a consultancy with no employees, no profits, and a scant $14,000 in revenue.

  • Par-ty! Par-ty! Office Holiday Parties Are Back Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 2:41 PM ET

    It’s been a tough slog in Cubeville the past few years but don’t cry in that beer you had to buy with your own money just yet – the office holiday party is making a comeback!

  • He Did WHAT? Outrageous Holiday Party Behavior Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 2:57 PM ET

    Have you ever thrown a coworker in a lagoon at the office party? Here are some of the most outrageous things people have done at office parties.

  • The Value of Independent Research     Thursday, 22 Nov 2012 | 1:45 AM ET

    Vince Heaney author from the Centre for the study of Financial Innovation, talks to CNBC about the importance of independent research following the Hewlett Packard/ Autonomy debacle.

  • Can Statins Reduce Cancer Deaths?     Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 7:45 PM ET

    A new study out today in The New England Journal of Medicine finds statin use reduces the risk of death from cancer. Dr. Lori Mosca of New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center, offers insight on the drug and its side effects.