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  • July 1- U.S. private employers ramped up their hiring in June, as a report by a payrolls processor on Wednesday showed businesses adding the greatest number of workers in six months, a further sign of labor market improvement that may allow the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates later this year. "The U.S. job machine remains in high gear," Mark Zandi, chief...

  • U.S. private sector adds 237,000 jobs in June -ADP Wednesday, 1 Jul 2015 | 8:21 AM ET

    NEW YORK, July 1- U.S. private employers added 237,000 jobs in June, the biggest gain since December, suggesting further improvement in the jobs market which may allow the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates later this year, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. May private payroll gains were revised up to 203,000 from an originally reported...

  • ZURICH, May 12- A major shareholder in Adecco, Milwaukee- based fund manager Artisan Partners, is calling on the staffing firm to change its mind over a new chief executive it announced last week, in comments made to Swiss newspaper Finanz und Wirtschaft. Shares in Switzerland's Adecco tumbled after it said CEO Patrick de Maeseneire was leaving and would be...

  • ZURICH, May 12- A major shareholder in Adecco, Milwaukee- based fund manager Artisan Partners, is calling on the staffing firm to change its mind over a new chief executive it announced last week, in comments made to Swiss newspaper Finanz und Wirtschaft. Shares in Switzerland's Adecco tumbled after it said CEO Patrick de Maeseneire was leaving and would be...

  • Disruptor 50: No. 9 Slack Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Stewart Butterfield, co-founder and CEO of Slack

    The virtual office has made communications among far-flung teams tough, but this business app lets people share data from any device.

  • NEW YORK, April 1- U.S. private employers added 189,000 jobs last month, below economists' expectations and the lowest since Jan. 2014, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. February's private payrolls were revised up to an increase of 214,000 from the previously reported 212,000. The manufacturing sector in March showed a decrease of 1,000 jobs,...

  • As office space shrinks, so does your privacy Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 12:09 PM ET
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    As office desk space becomes more scarce, so does privacy in the workplace, The New York Times reports.

  • Staples forecasts fall in sales; shares skid 11% Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 7:34 AM ET
    A Staples shopping cart inside a store in Mount Prospect, Illinois.

    Staples forecast a decline in sales in the current quarter as it struggles to win back shoppers who have shifted office supply purchases to e-retailers, mass merchants and drugstores.

  • A 6 hour working day in Asia? Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 9:45 PM ET
    A 6 hour working day in Asia?

    As Sweden tests out a six hour work day, the Asia Squawk Box team discusses if it could ever work in Asia.

  • Staples shuts 225 stores in N. America; sales fall Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 7:52 AM ET
    Staples

    Staples forecast a fall in quarterly sales and said it would close up to 225 stores in North America by 2015.

  • Had to lay off some 80% of staff on shutdown: YPO member

    John Tucker, founder and CEO of Laser Plus Imaging, and CEO network member of YPO, shares his experience since the shutdown.

  • Regus CEO: Momentum in the US is slow but improving Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 2:15 AM ET
     Regus CEO: Momentum in the US is slow but improving

    Mark Dixon, CEO of Regus, a multinational corporation that provides serviced office accommodation, tells CNBC that activity in the US is improving but they¿re in a part of the market that's growing anyway.

  • 'Vampire' Modems, Routers Waste $1 Billion a Year Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Modems and routers are bigger energy hogs than laptops and cell phone chargers. On a national scale, it’s pretty staggering: $1 billion a year in electricity.

  • This Is the Least Productive Time of Day Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 8:13 PM ET
    This Is the Least Productive Time of Day

    Find yourself crashing after lunch time? Here's why: 2:55pm is the least productive time of day.

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    After a morning filled with false starts and confusion, office supply retailers Office Depot and OfficeMax on Wednesday announced a deal approved by the boards of both companies.

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    Office supply retailers Office Max and Office Depot are near a merger that could be announced this week, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • Your Desk Is Making You Stupid Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 2:58 PM ET
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    Scientists once revealed that sitting all day leads to a cascade of harmful metabolic effects. Now there's new evidence that not only is it making you fatter, but it might also be making you dumber.

  • Industries Hit Hardest by the Recession Friday, 1 Jun 2012 | 11:14 AM ET
    Most economists now agree that the worst part of the recession is over, and we’re officially in sluggish recovery mode. No one can say for sure when things will finally return to normal, but enough time has passed that an analysis of the data from the downturn’s lowest point is possible.For many industries, that point took place in 2009 and 2010. It was a brutal period for most businesses, and many struggled simply to tread water. But others were hit hard, and they offer a unique view into what

    Using data provided by the financial information firm Sageworks, CNBC.com shows which industries took the worst beating in 2009 and 2010.

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    Hotels have found a new business opportunity in today's mobile, technology-driven world: selling small, tech-equipped meeting rooms for private business gatherings.

  • US Economy Over the Worst: KPMG Executive Survey Monday, 28 Mar 2011 | 6:03 AM ET
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    In another sign the American economy is on the comeback trail, a new survey from KPMG shows optimism is improving among U.S. manufacturing and service industry executives. Executives in both key sectors say the worst is behind us.