Business Strategy


  • Sony's big moment?  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 6:14 AM ET

    After Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai outlined new business strategies, even saying selling its TV business is now an option, Lance Ulanoff, Mashable editor-at-large, provides perspective on Sony's step forward.

  • Sony goes on the offensive  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 6:09 AM ET

    CNBC's Kaori Enjoji reports on the new business strategy outlined by Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai.

  • Accor CEO: Expect ups and downs  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 4:20 AM ET

    Accor posted record net profit for 2014, thanks to cost-cutting and restructuring. CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi talks to CEO Sébastien Bazin.

  • Sony updates future roadmap: What to expect  Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 6:34 PM ET

    Sony's CEO Kazuo Hirai is set to present the company's business strategy on Tuesday. Damian Thong, senior analyst at Macquarie Securities Japan, outlines his expectations.

  • A new tactic in the war against hackers Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 12:20 PM ET

    There's a new tactic in the war against hackers that could make US companies far less hackable in the future.

  • Commodity prices under pressure  Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 4:40 AM ET

    Nitesh Shah, research analyst at ETF Securities, discusses why there have been significant moves in commodities such as coffee and cocoa.

  • Will kids go for this nutritious startup?  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 11:50 AM ET

    Having quality family time and your children eating healthily is key to families. Philippa Askham, founder of Sweetpea Pantry explains how it hopes to help this situation.

  • EU equities: Expect a bumpy ride ahead  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    Gemma Godfrey, head of investment strategy at Brooks Macdonald Asset Management, gives three reasons why European equities look good in the long term, especially compared with the U.S.

  • Confident investors look to the euro zone  Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 5:20 AM ET

    John W. Krey, international investment analyst at S&P Investment Advisory Services, says that with retail sales improving in the euro zone, investors are showing greater confidence in the region.

  • Ukraine cease-fire: How it impacts investors  Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    How does the cease-fire between Russia and Ukraine impact investors and businesses? Robert Buckland, chief global equity strategist at Citi Investment Research, weighs in.

  • Rio Tinto CEO: Focus is on organic growth  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 11:50 AM ET

    Sam Walsh, CEO of Rio Tinto, says now is not the time to be buying distressed assets, for his company.

  • Inside Hasbro's toy chest: CEO  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 8:16 AM ET

    Brian Goldner, Hasbro president & CEO, provides an exclusive look at some brand new toys that haven't hit the shelves yet.

  • Norsk Hydro reports record earnings  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 11:45 AM ET

    Norsk Hydro reported its best earnings since restructuring in 2007. Eivind Kallevik, CFO at Norsk Hydro, says the operational improvements within the company have helped its results.

  • Why businesses should capitalize on innovation  Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 5:30 AM ET

    Does innovation really deliver for investors? Mark Payne, author of "How to Kill a Unicorn," says that innovation is a prominent component affecting how a company is perceived - big or small.

  • Is Samsung lacking diversity?  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 11:50 AM ET

    Is Samsung losing its mojo? Alex Wood, editor-in-chief at Tech City News, says Samsung is suffering a fall in sales, as it hasn't managed to keep up with its competitors like Apple; therefore it must diversify.

  • Facebook: 'The federation of platforms'?  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 5:30 AM ET

    Christian Hernandez Gallardo, managing partner of White Star Capital says Facebook is now "the federation of platforms" due to its multiple applications.

  • 'Massive opportunities' still exist in China Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 2:59 PM ET
    Pedestrians walk past a Pizza Hut restaurant in Beijing.

    Massive opportunities still exist in China despite slowing growth there, says Michael Yoshikami.

  • Activists ... friend or foe?  Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 7:17 AM ET

    Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, shares his thoughts on the difference between "faux" activist and those that add shareholder value.

  • How cocaine crushed my trading skills Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 5:15 PM ET

    Turney Duff, now five years sober, talks about how cocaine crushed his trading skills—and cost him and his firm millions.

  • Drug price battles  Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 3:19 PM ET

    Express Scripts chief medical officer Steve Miller, discusses pricing competition in drugs. Express Scripts signed a deal with AbbVie to exclusively carry its hep C drug.