Business Strategy


  • Is your hedge fund a ticking time bomb? Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 3:58 PM ET

    Owen Li, who blew up his own hedge fund and lost millions isn't an anomaly, warns ex-hedge-fund trader Turney Duff.

  • Google's bold wireless swing  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 11:07 AM ET

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO, and CNBC's Jon Fortt, discusses the ambitious plan by Google to sell wireless service.

  • PCs... back from the dead?  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 6:31 AM ET

    Gerry Smith, Lenovo Americas president, talks about the reasons personal computers continue to "power on." Tablet sales are slowing down, say Smith.

  • Here's a crazy idea: Let's NOT focus on profits Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 4:24 PM ET

    Can your business be successful without a focus on profits? This CEO thinks so.

  • IHS 'skeptical' about China's economy  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    With China's economic growth at a 24-year low, Nariman Behravesh, chief economist at IHS, says Chinese policymakers are caught "in a balancing act" between low growth and reform.

  • Crises are the 'new normal'  Monday, 19 Jan 2015 | 5:40 AM ET

    We cannot predict the next crisis or how it will impact businesses, Judith Rodin, president at Rockefeller Foundation, tells CNBC, adding that firms should think about diversifying and building resilience.

  • Don't expect a lot of positive earnings surprises Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 12:01 PM ET

    This just may be the earnings season that we see the impact of the global slowdown, says Michael Yoshikami.

  • Greek banks: A 'psychological' affair  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 11:25 AM ET

    With Greek lenders asking for emergency cash, Kian Abouhossein, banking analyst at JPMorgan says that the outflows are "significantly lower" than during the Greek Crisis.

  • *IEA: price floor "anybody's guess," recovery may not be imminent. LONDON, Jan 16- Brent crude oil rose more than $2 to almost $50 a barrel on Friday after the West's energy watchdog forecast the market downtrend would end, although analysts said a strong rebound soon was unlikely as global output continued to outweigh demand. The International Energy Agency said oil...

  • The only way for BlackBerry to survive  Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 11:05 AM ET

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO, weighs in on Samsung-BlackBerry acquisition rumors and explains the only way for the Canadian smartphone maker to survive.

  • Pitney's global strategy  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 1:48 PM ET

    Marc Lautenbach, Pitney Bowes CEO, discusses the company's diverse growth platforms and global business strategy.

  • Rules for entertaining on Wall Street Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 11:53 AM ET
    Turney Duff’s master class in Wall Street business dinners

    Wall Street business dinners are tricky: Where do you go? When do you talk business? Sit in on Turney Duff's master class in the art of entertaining clients.

  • 2015 outlook: The executive view  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 11:50 AM ET

    Sentiment amongst top business executives is improving, with 51 percent forecasting business conditions will be better this coming year, according to a report by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). Simon Baptiste, regional director at the EIU, discusses further.

  • Tips to entertaining on Wall Street  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET

    Maintaining and developing new relationships on Wall Street is often done after the office lights dim. CNBC contributor Turney Duff walks us through the most important things to remember in his 'Master Class: Wining & Dining on Wall Street'

  • Businesses should focus on people, not just profits  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 5:15 AM ET

    Steve Almond, global chairman at Deloitte, says that business leaders need to be as focused "on people and purpose, as they are on products and profits," as millennials change the way they look for employment.

  • Do companies stand to lose more than they have to gain with a social media account? Insight, with Lance Ulanoff, Mashable, and Janel Molton Hertz, brand marketing and partnerships expert.

  • US dollar is a 'drag' for some firms  Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    Multinational businesses that do business overseas could feel a "drag" from the stronger dollar, says Ken Kamen, president of Mercadien Asset Management, but growing demand globally as oil prices drop could offset this later on.

  • FMHR portfolio: Referee Santoli's view  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 12:50 PM ET

    FMHR stock referee Mike Santoli provides perspective on the traders' portfolios in the battle for the trader of the year.

  • FMHR portfolio: IBM, JCP, GM & more  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 12:29 PM ET

    FMHR trader Jim Lebenthal shares his 2015 trading strategy, saying he's prepped for more volatility.

  • FMHR portfolio: Sells Deere, buys CME Group  Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 12:27 PM ET

    FMHR trader Josh Brown announces a trade in his portfolio picks for the battle for the trader of the year.