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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Amphenol's (APH) second-quarter 2019 earnings are likely to be hurt by weak performance of mobile devices despite strength in military, commercial aerospace and industrial end markets.
Aniruddha Ganguly. Zacks. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 21:22:00 GMT.
The Phoenix area is not short on nonprofit leadership. The Phoenix Business Journal highlighted 20 leaders making a difference in their organizations.
American City Business Journals. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 21:10:03 +0000.
The fast-growing golf course management business has expanded its presence into additional hospitality sectors in the past few years. The firm's CEO spoke to the Business Journal about its next moves.
Brandon Brown. American City Business Journals. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 20:52:53 +0000.
Modeling good behavior can have a long-lasting, positive impact on the workplace, particularly on morale and employee retention. Here are some things you can do to help strengthen your team.
By Young Entrepreneur Council, Communityvoice. Forbes. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 17:15:00 +0000.
Wei Xu, a 56-year-old from Sante Fe Springs, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to unlawfully engaging in the business of dealing in firearms along with three other felonies. He said he sold more than 99 guns.
Daily Mail. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 17:14:37 GMT.
"Wellness" startup and short-term rental management service are among the first commercial class of NAR's tech accelerator, it was announced Thursday.
Teke Wiggin. Inman. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:45:31 +0000.
A top aide to Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is going to be out after the failed effort to get a citizenship question on the census and amid fights over policy, according to Politico.
Newsmax. Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:50:08 EDT.
UnitedHealth Group reported an increase in revenue and net income in the second quarter of 2019, driven by higher Medicare Advantage enrollment and revenue within its insurance business.
Modern Healthcare. Modern Healthcare. Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:02:25 EDT.
Waterhemp and Palmer amaranth, two aggressive weeds that threaten the food supply in North America, are increasingly hard to kill with commercially available herbicides. ...
Science Daily. Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:24:34 EDT.
BT is under investigation by the telecoms regulator over allegations that it may have overcharged businesses when installing high-speed lines into offices.
Irish Independent. Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:05:17 +0100.
Democrats have demanded documents related to the origins of Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. The effort to add the question was ultimately halted.
Tim Mak. NPR. Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:30:02 -0400.
The Energy & Commerce Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives has unanimously approved the Safer Occupancy Flammability Act. The post SOFFA moves to full House vote appeared first on Furniture Today.
Slaughter. Furniture Today. Wed, 17 Jul 2019 20:35:49 +0000.