CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports the latest details out of Hong Kong as the protests continue into the night. » Read More
By: Courtney Dorne, president of the brands division at Vertical Companies
California is a $5 billion cannabis market, but it is allowing black market sales to fool consumers and excessively taxing entrepreneurs. If the state does not address these issues, cannabis companies will take business to other states. » Read More
Water Cheung of StormHarbour Securities discusses resignations by top management in Cathay Pacific related to protests in Hong Kong. Cheung, a member of the Young Presidents' Organization, also says he expects more stimulus for the city because Beijing is "happy to open up the wallet." » Read More
By: Zoe Cunningham, managing director of Softwire
Lifestyle perks are common in a competitive market for talent, but one office freebie that technology company Softwire found to be a big success was a surprise to its own executives: a library for its employees and unlimited book purchases. » Read More
For the first time in history, it may be considered frugal to eat out!
Consumers have been squeezed – and it shows in their purchasing behavior. In our business, each 1% increase in price typically reduces consumption by 1%.
Through an 18 month period, we saw our overall cost of goods increase 40% and we challenged ourselves to take on the brunt of the impact.
Corporate raiders may not be as villainous as you might think. If all companies were managed efficiently and profitably, there would be no opportunities for a “Wall Street” Gordon Gekko to exploit in the name of greed and short-term profits.
Active investors play a critical role in the capital markets by helping to advance the interests of the shareholders, boards and managements of the companies they represent.
In 1991, energy costs ranked 25th as a concern for small business according to the state of Colorado’s Director for the National Federation of Independent Businesses. By now, energy costs have risen to one of the top 10 greatest concerns for small business.
If one were to consider the story of today’s military veterans, they are often stuck in a similar situation when it comes to securing a new career in our civilian society. It’s both a challenge to the out-processing military hero and to the company giving an interview.
Like most other business people who run health-care-focused businesses, I am already thinking about what might happen to our company once the Supreme Court has its say.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan offers his take on Singapore from the Young Presidents' Organization Global Leadership Summit. Sullivan looks at the secrets to Singapore's success.
Elisabeth Eljuri, head of oil & gas M&A in Latin America at Norton Rose and Ali Tabbara, managing director for UTC Nexia International, joined CNBC, to discuss the impact of oil sanctions on Iran.
As traders from Shanghai to New York debate whether the Apple rally has legs 2,000 members of another exclusive club are meeting in Singapore and could find themselves talking to the next Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg.
China, once considered the "workshop of the world," is now seeing many international companies shift out as they find it difficult to cope with rising wages and a tight labor market.
Facebook has much more growth still left and will tap its existing users as well as secure growth by increasing the total number of users, Eduardo Saverin, one of the four co-founders of Facebook who retains a 5 percent stake in the social media giant, told CNBC Wednesday.
Speaking to CNBC on the sidelines of the YPO Global Leadership Conference, Anastasios Economou, Founder at iGroup, says he believes Greece is already in default, adding that the country has accumulated far too much debt that it is not in a position to pay back.
Speaking to CNBC on the sidelines of the YPO Global Leadership Conference, Armin Struckmeier, CEO of Novatex Germany, and Bill Nankivell, CEO, B H talk about the changing labor environment in China and the challenges their businesses face.
Twenty years after being asked by Treasury Secretary Brady to lead an effort to train financial sector managers in Eastern Europe's banks, security exchanges, central banks and the ministries of finance, this former official reflects on a successful transition.
Instead of viewing situations as tradeoffs (high wages leads to lower profits), these authors advise that we think in terms of mutual wins.
When you combine talent and great fit, you will uncover employees' dedication to the company regardless of wherever they park their laptops.
Never before has the war on talent been so fierce. In an economic climate where quality candidates are not only highly sought after, but also increasingly demanding of their potential employers, it's no wonder management teams are looking for a competitive advantage in the recruitment process.
All the horsepower in the world won't make a car worth seven figures if it is aesthetically challenged and built in large numbers. Rarity and beauty are what get the big car bucks.
As the need for high-level financial advice grows, wealth managers handling high-net-worth clients grow more important.
In an era of rapid technological advances and demographic change, how do legacy companies adapt, innovate and evolve? CNBC Evolve features iconic global companies and executives who are embracing change and transforming for the future.
Frontline insights and unique views on key issues and challenges facing today’s CFOs.