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Jim Koch, founder and president of the Boston Beer Company, teamed up with Accion, a microfinance organization, to create a new small business coaching program called Brewing the American Dream.
The market for social media marketing is heating up, and among the first big winners are two entrepreneurs whose four-year old software company, Wildfire, was just bought by Google for a reported $250 million.
An increasing number of haute hotels now offer something beyond mere refinement: themed suites that promise both shut-eye and eye-popping escapism.
Take a look at some of Thursday's morning movers:
Electronic Arts, which reported slightly better-than-expected earnings Tuesday, is radically shifting its strategy for “Star Wars: The Old Republic” as a part of its big bet on free and digital gaming.
If privately held companies, which generate the vast majority of jobs in the U.S., are doing well, then why isn’t the unemployment needle moving, and why are we stuck in a kind of financial malaise? What’s behind this paradox?
We've long believed that you have to be popular to be successful...but many successful brands are now finding that if you want to dominate your field, being unpopular truly pays off, according to this author.
Take a look at some of Wednesday's morning movers:
Mitt Romney says the media was partly to blame for his controversial week-long foreign tour that ended with the GOP candidate receiving a warm reception in Poland after a series of gaffes and missteps.
The cable industry faces some big issues: rising content costs, rising competition challenging ratings, and the looming threat of blackouts as content and distribution companies negotiate new deals. This week we’ll see how the industry is faring.
Facebook’s advertising model is under attack — facing allegations that ad clicks on the site aren’t real, but are more likely from “bots,” (web robots) than from people.
There's a palpable anxiety in Officeville these days, with worries about everything from the economy to job security.
The launch of subscription service Hulu Plus on Apple TV is more than just another incremental video distribution deal. It should be a win-win for both companies, and most importantly — it gives us a glimpse of what Apple has planned for its Apple TV service.
As hard as it may be to believe we are already moving past July and into August, the clock keeps ticking, but earnings season is still hot. With almost 500 companies confirmed to report on Monday, I picked the stocks most likely to influence the market on Monday Aug. 6.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Take a look at some of Tuesday's morning movers:
Though there’s no indication a strategic investment is in the works, the two companies work closely together, and any talk of Twitter and Facebook spacer deepening their relationship continues to fascinate.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
Today's fixed-income market has gotten so lean, where's the income? With market interest rates at stunningly low levels, traditional fixed-income investments that are "fixed" from a safety point of view do not generate meaningful "income"—and those that offer "income" often come with so much risk that one can hardly call them "fixed."
The new normal is an era of uncertainty. There are practical steps a middle market company can take to stay on course and even grow.