Amazon’s Bezos: Big Businesses Should Not Be Vilified

Facing political backlash over Amazon’s growing market dominance, Jeff Bezos said that while big companies deserve to be scrutinized, politicians shouldn’t “vilify” them.
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Amazon’s Bezos: Big Businesses Should Not Be Vilified

Facing political backlash over Amazon’s growing market dominance, Jeff Bezos said that while big companies deserve to be scrutinized, politicians shouldn’t “vilify” them.
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Nonfiction: How Businesses Became People

In “We the Corporations,” Adam Winkler recounts the history of American companies’ efforts to shape the law to their advantage.
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Businesses Rush to Contain Fallout From Major Chip Flaws

Businesses and institutions raced to patch computer systems as they tried to gauge the fallout from the recent disclosure of two, long-hidden vulnerabilities affecting chips running most of the world’s computers.
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Businesses Push to Repeal Corporate AMT

Technology, banking and other industries mounted a new round of lobbying Monday to save a wide range of tax breaks following the last-minute switch in the federal tax overhaul by the U.S. Senate.
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Amazon Puts Whole Foods, Rapid-Delivery Businesses Under Veteran Executive

Amazon.com has consolidated its physical-retail and fast-delivery operations under Steve Kessel, a veteran lieutenant of CEO Jeff Bezos, as it integrates its new Whole Foods Market unit with related businesses.
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Amazon Puts Whole Foods, Rapid-Delivery Businesses Under Veteran Executive

Amazon.com has consolidated its physical-retail and fast-delivery operations under Steve Kessel, a veteran lieutenant of CEO Jeff Bezos, as it integrates its new Whole Foods Market unit with related businesses.
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New GE Chief Slashes Forecasts, Plans to Exit $20 Billion in Businesses

GE’s quarterly earnings fell as it incurred hefty restructuring charges during CEO John Flannery’s first official quarter at the helm, and the new CEO pledged to exit more than $ 20 billion of the company’s businesses.
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Facebook says it will ban businesses from advertising if they share fake news

Facebook says it will ban businesses from advertising if they share fake newsFacebook is taking its crackdown on fake news even further.



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As Seats Go Unfilled on Federal Panels, Businesses Face Uncertainty

A slow White House transition process added to the usual disruption triggered when power changes hands, and many commissions critical to business have empty seats.
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5 Badass Females (With Celeb-Loved Businesses) to Follow on Instagram

ESC: Kim Kardashian, Pia ArrobioCelebrities love them, and you will, too.
What is an Instagram feed for if not purely to inspire you? (Exactly.) So you’ll want to follow these five incredibly-badass female boss…

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Shell to Sell Canada Oil-Sands Businesses for $7.25 Billion

Shell is selling nearly all of its Canadian oil-sands developments in deals worth $ 7.25 billion, largely abandoning a region that symbolizes the risks in high-cost, carbon-intensive sources of oil.
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Sarbanes-Oxley for Small Businesses: Leveraging Compliance for Maximum Advantage

Sarbanes-Oxley for Small Businesses: Leveraging Compliance for Maximum Advantage


PRAISE FOR Sarbanes-Oxley for Small Businesses: Leveraging Compliance for Maximum Advantage “One of the major reasons small businesses fail is the lack of internal controls. Sarbanes-Oxley for Small Businesses is an easy-to-follow book that I would recommend to any small business owner serious about the success of their business.” -Scott Hauge, President, Small Business California Five ways Sarbanes-Oxley for Small Businesses will help your small business make the most from the SOX Act: It will position your small business to increase sales It will help you reduce your overhead costs It will strengthen your small business’s internal controls It will position your business to obtain insurance coverage at a more competitive premium Risk management expert Dr. Peggy Jackson makes SOX compliance easy and understandable with a blueprint model and practical tools to help you leverage SOX compliance for your maximum advantage If you want to accomplish all of these goals, Sarbanes-Oxley for Small Businesses will show you how to apply the SOX Act’s requirements and best practices to give your small business sustained growth and a competitive edge.

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Secret Toll-Free Customer Service Phone Numbers: Shortcuts To An Operator For Nearly 600 Businesses And Us Government Agencies (Mobi Reference)

Secret Toll-Free Customer Service Phone Numbers: Shortcuts To An Operator For Nearly 600 Businesses And Us Government Agencies (Mobi Reference)


Don’t ever search for hidden customer service phone numbers again! Save hours by cutting through to a human operator! Did you notice that it is hart to find customer service phone numbers on many web sites? Well, businesses hide their customer service phone numbers. They want you to fill out lengthy online forms. BEAT THEM WITH THIS SECRET YELLOW PAGES BOOK. It collects nearly 600 Hard-to-Find Toll-Free Customer Service Phone Numbers together. Better yet, we tell you how to skip automated prompts and talk directly to a human operator. FEATURES:- Hard-to-find numbers for Amazon, Yahoo, PayPal, eBay, and nearly 600 more. – Credit Cards, Financial Services, Government Agencies, Insurance, Retail, Shipping, Technology, Telecom, Travel, Airlines, TV, Wireless – We cover it ALL. – Navigate via alphabetically sorted list or search by the company/agency name. – Free Updates. Example for Amazon.com toll-free phone numbersAmazon.com (Cust. service): 1-800-201-7575; to reach an operator, do not dial or say anything. Amazon.com (Seller support): 1-877-251-0696; to reach an operator, do not dial or say anything. Amazon.com (Rebate status): 1-866-348-2492; to reach an operator, press 0.Amazon Visa: 1-888-247-4080; to reach an operator, dial 00 at each prompt.

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The Ultimate LinkedIn Checklist For Small and Medium Businesses

The Ultimate LinkedIn Checklist For Small and Medium Businesses


With over 175,000,000 users, LinkedIn is the social business network: the web’s best place to leverage your entire network of partners, suppliers, employees, vendors, and competitors. By establishing a strong LinkedIn presence, you can deepen your links with your current network – and tap into their networks, too, discovering talent, partnerships, and potential vendors you’ll never find any other way. The Ultimate LinkedIn Checklist for Small and Medium Businesses will help you do all that, and more. The only LinkedIn tutorial specifically for small-to-midsized businesses, it walks you through every step of building a LinkedIn presence that builds your bottom line. Lauren Dugan shows how to: Set up a Profile and Company Page that demonstrates all the value you offer Make your Profile search-friendly Leverage Careers and Products tabs to the fullest Develop a practical content strategy to keep your page active Use LinkedIn Ads to drive even more business And much more Every section of this eBook begins with an easy-to-use checklist bringing together every action you need to take. Just skim the checklist, read the drill-down information that follows, and then return to the checklist to implement what you’ve just read. This eBook concludes with a complete Master Checklist: print it out and use it as your step-by-step guide, as you transform LinkedIn from “opportunity” to “profit center”!

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40 Best Home Based Internet Businesses Under $99

40 Best Home Based Internet Businesses Under


Inside this guide you will fi nd businesses like: Fashion Designer – Author – Website Builder – DJ – Mobile Marketer? Salon Owner – Growing a Ministry – Apps Creator – Own internet Radio Station – Social Media Manager – Wedding MC – Home Translator – Private investigator – Wedding Decorator – Life Coach – Night Club/Concert Promoter? Website Banner Maker – Own a Software Website – Real Home Jobs – Run A Hosting Company – Trade Stocks – Photographer – eBay Seller – Game Tester? Fund Raiser – Artist (Draw or Painter) – Medical Transcriptionist – Dog Trainer? Mail Post Cards – Process Server – Talent Agency – Cosmetologist Marketer – Affi liate Marketing Company – Model – Repo Man – Collection Agency? House Cleaning/Sitting – Work with Dubai – Get Paid to Drive – Import/Export How to easily create and launch a profi table website. How to market through the ever expanding social media. How to make money on the internet without a product or website. This is certainly the book for the times. We have no doubt that many will find this book to be just what they needed to gain financial success. God has truly used you to fulfill people’s destiny. We love it; we endorse it, and will refer it to everyone. -Rev Linus Baptiste; Founder Veronica Thawney-Baptiste: Editor-In-Chief -Co/ founder The Good News Chronicles Christian Newspaper http://www. facebook.com/THEGOODNEWSCHRONICLES

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