Businesses provide the means by which goods and services are exchanged
and the basis for the economy on a local, national, and global
scale. They may provide consumer products, consumer services,
durable goods such as refrigerators and televisions, capital goods such
as machinery and commercial vehicles, raw materials such as wheat and
corn, semi-finished goods such as computer components, finished goods
such as cars and trucks, or business services such as insurance and
banking. Business has always been strongly influenced by the
economic climate and world events. In turn, the health of the
business sector greatly influences the economy.
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Morals and culture wars aside though, the simple reality is that for most big companies, speaking and acting on climate change makes commercial sense
John Mcduling. Sydney Morning Herald. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +1000.
Jason Cassity, a Realtor with Compass, shared a handful of tactics at Inman Connect Las Vegas that will help you leverage Instagram to grow your business.
Inman. Inman. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:05:04 +0000.
The American Dream is many things to many people. For the Savchuk family who came to the U.S. from Ukraine more than 15 years ago, achieving their dream meant opening a small business and making a decent living. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 02:55:29 -0400.
A plan that would expand gun background checks to all commercially advertised unlicensed sales is being circulated to Republicans, but a spokesman says President Donald Trump has not yet signed off on it.
Newsmax. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 15:25:24 EDT.
Imagine, if you will, a universe where someone ran a car into a business owned by a prominent Democrat. It doesn’t even have to be, say, Joe Biden or Elizabeth Warren. ...
C. Douglas Golden. Western Journal. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 17:33:18 +0000.
Strategic hospitality development services firm, The John Hardy Group, today announced its official corporate name change to The Hardy Group after more than 27 years in business. ...
Hsyndicate. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 17:47:00 +0200.
CHICAGO, Sept. 18, 2019 -- JLL's latest research with The Business of Cities reveals that no longer are a city's economic fundamentals the main draw for corporate occupiers and investors. ...
PR Newswire. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:00:00 +0000.
CHICAGO (AP) - When the recreational use of marijuana becomes legal, Chicago's mayor wants its sale banned in the central business district, near schools and in residential areas. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 06:04:18 -0400.
Lawyers secure permission for multibillion-dollar company to maintain business as usual while it settles more than 2,600 lawsuits filed against it in reckoning over the opioid crisis.
Voice of America. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 02:07:54 -0400.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - A woman who ran a Southern California "birth tourism" business that charged Chinese clients to help them give birth in the United States has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit immigration fraud. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 19:04:32 -0400.
A new study found that the larvae of haddock, a commercially important type of cod, have a magnetic compass to find their way at sea. The findings showed that haddock larvae orient toward the northwest using Earth's magnetic field.
Science Daily. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 13:31:03 EDT.