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We need more women in business schools. Here's how one dean plans to do it

Judy Olian, the dean of UCLA's Anderson School of Management, wrote an op-ed for Businessweek that included nine-point plan for attracting more female students and faculty.


Monday |

Businessweek visits Lazy Magnolia brewery in Mississippi: 'the land that beer forgot'

While the New Orleans area and South Louisiana have Abita Brewing Co., Bayou Teche Brewing, Chafunkta Brewing, Covington Brewhouse, Gnarly Barley Brewing, NOLA Brewing Co., Parish Brewing and Tin Roof Brewing, and this year's winner of the Big Idea business pitch contest at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week was a team with a plan for a craft brewery ... (more)


Related Topix: Beer, Drink, New Orleans, LA

Monday |

Will Netflix (NFLX) Stock Be Helped By The Possibility Of 'Seinfeld' On Demand?

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Related Topix: Mozilla, TheStreet, Financial Markets

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Hungry Cow Causes Internet Outage in Carroll County

A cow has been eating Comcast cables in Carroll County, taking out internet service for at least one Westminster resident, according to the Carroll County Times .


Related Topix: Carroll County, MD, Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Westminster, MD

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Stacy Blackman Consulting

Don't Make These 4 Common Video Interview Mistakes

A skyrocketing number of business schools and employers have integrated a video interview platform such as Skype into their screening process, which means applicants need to adapt to make sure they present themselves with the same poise, charisma and class as during a traditional in-person interview.


Tue Jul 22, 2014


The Chains: Chipotle Sales Have Risen Dramatically Despite Price Hike

Even though Chipotle raised its prices by around 6.5 percent on average earlier this Summer, sales have been up 17.3 percent in the second quarter.



"How to Get Ahead by Speaking Vaguely" - Businessweek

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Mon Jul 21, 2014


New U. dorm to mimic Google headquarters, report says

Lassonde Studios , a new housing option for students, aims to foster the entrepreneurial spirit with the slogan "Live.


Effingham Herald

Wearable computers could be next advertising frontier

Advertising agencies have begun to devise strategies to deliver marketing messages to consumers via the burgeoning wearable technology market.


Related Topix: Marketing

PanArmenian Network

Sandra Bullock to play Tupperware exec in "The Help" helmer's new film

Wise came up with the idea of holding Tupperware parties, and became the first woman to appear on the cover of Businessweek in 1954.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions

Sun Jul 20, 2014

How Stuff Works

How Elevator Psychology Works

All Nicholas White wanted was a smoke. It was October 1999, and the 34-year-old production manager at Businessweek was working late on a Friday night.


Fri Jul 18, 2014

Agency Spy

Is Technology Advertising Ready for 'Who Are You Wearing?'

We have heard it coming for years: Wearable technology is going to be a hot trend .


Related Topix: Advertising

The GMAT Club Journal

MBA Rankings And How They Work

MBA rankings are a great way to identify potential programs and determine how they align with your goals! But, at the end of the day, rankings are just a part of the puzzle.


Thu Jul 17, 2014


The Hacking of NASDAQ

From the article, "Intelligence and law enforcement agencies, under pressure to decipher a complex hack, struggled to provide an even moderately clear picture to policymakers.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Republican, Mike Rogers

Silicon Alley Insider

Satya Nadella Is Cleaning Up Steve Ballmer's Mess

Microsoft said Thursday that it will eliminate up to 18,000 jobs , the largest round of layoffs in company history.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Florida Trend

Small Business Advice Core values are crucial for business success

With Americans increasingly optimistic about the job market, more individuals are gaining the confidence to leave unsatisfactory positions to find new work.


Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Winter Springs, FL, Seminole County, FL, Brevard County, FL

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Housing Wire

Republican CFPB renovation numbers don't add up

The expensive price tag on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's office renovations is receiving a lot of criticism from GOP members .


Wed Jul 09, 2014

Weekend Balita

A ticket to greener driving?

Madrid, in its attempts to cut air pollution, has hit upon a novel idea - smart parking meters that can automatically adjust their hourly rates.


Related Topix: Nissan, Nissan Leaf, Hatchback

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Crumbs Closes Up Shop at Mall in Columbia

There are no more Crumbs left. Crumbs Bakery -known for its large cupcakes in flavors like peanut butter cup, princess and brownie-has reportedly closed up shop in Columbia , Towson and White Marsh , along with more than 40 other locations nationwide.


Related Topix: Columbia, MD, White Marsh, MD

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Business Journal

See how you compare to the average American in time spent working, exercising, checking email

Ever wonder how much time other people spend on the job, at the gym or at the home computer? BusinessWeek has put together this nifty interactive graphic that allows you to enter the hours each day you spend on specified activities.



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