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People Are Apparently Spending $400 On A Machine That Brews Tea | HuffPost Welcome to 2017, the year in which your kitchen counter could very well host a fancy Keurig for making coffee, a pricey Juicero for making juice you don’t...

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Tel Aviv exchange to see largest IPO on gas field sale

Rina Castelnuovo | Bloomberg via Getty Images A large digital ticker shows financial information outside the entrance to the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) in Tel Aviv, Israel on August 4, 2016. The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, TASE, is about to see its largest IPO ever with the sale of part of the Tamar natural gas field by Delek Drilling. A new company, Tamar Petroleum, is to acquire...

Provident Financial shares dive by 19%

Image copyright Provident Financial Shares in Provident Financial plummeted by up to 19% early on Wednesday, after it warned a shake-up of its doorstep lending division would dent profits much more than previously forecast. The sub-prime lender...

Global Demand For Airline Service Lifts Airplane Forecast to New High

Frederic Stevens | Getty Images An Boeing 737Max 9 aircraft performs a flying display on the opening day of the 52nd International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget, on June 19, 2017 in Le Bourget, France. The world wants to fly, or at least a growing number...

The S&P 500 has already met its average return for a full year, but don't expect it to stay here

The average annualized total return for the S&P 500 index over the past 90 years is 9.8 percent. For 2017, in just under half a year, the S&P 500’s total return is 9.7 percent. Looking at these facts side by side, it might seem the market has been twice...

The Top 19 Bad Leadership Traits

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Good leaders may also exhibit bad leadership traits every now and then. But if a leader consistently exhibit bad traits, then you better do something about it because the organization may suffer because...

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Leadership Styles – Autocratic Leadership

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An autocratic leader is one who makes unilateral decisions, meaning to say, deciding based on his own judgment and does not invite opinions from others. Also known as a dictator, his words are, metaphorically speaking, law to those under his charge, to be obeyed without debate. Though not always so, an autocratic style of leadership is commonly used alongside...

Leadership – Contributing Factors That Make an Exceptional Leader

There are many contributing factors that lead to effective leadership. Every successful business owner knows that the biggest reason for their success is great leadership. While not everyone possesses the characteristics necessary to...

Leadership in Sports

Growing up in the suburbs of Detroit, sports were a huge part of my life as a child, and continue to be today. Back in those days, the only Detroit sports team that could actually be considered competitive was the Detroit Red Wings. Throughout...

How to Determine Small Business Size

Among the things that an entrepreneur needs to have in mind is, the size of the small business they hope to set up. The size is important when it comes to issues like financing and management. The Small Business Administration agency...

Market Extra: Stock-market bulls are ‘playing with fire,’ says financial blogger

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Are Wall Street optimists pyromaniacs? At least one financial blogger thinks the bulls are engaged in a dangerous game that could get them scorched, as U.S. stock markets continue to flirt with all-time...

The Wall Street Journal: Queen outlines U.K.’s Brexit goals in speech to hung parliament

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Reuters Britain’s Queen Elizabeth and Prince Charles at the State Opening of Parliament in London. Britain’s Queen...

Emerging Markets Report: MSCI to add 222 China A shares in emerging-markets index

AFP/Getty Images MSCI will include China’s A shares in its Emerging Markets Index starting in June 2018, signaling a large-scale...

Market Extra: This is what elite fund managers are watching closely — and it’s not Trump or Brexit

Fears of a eurozone breakup. Concerns over unrest in the Middle East. And an increasingly angry middle class frustrated by the sluggish pace of economic growth. For years the financial markets have...

SAPVoice: Will Blockchain Technology Finally Lead Us To A Fair Payment Model For Content?

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During my journalism internship, I could already see there was going to be a problem with my chosen vocation. The small New England television station where I was interning was struck by a wave of media...

Las VegasVoice: 7 Off-Strip Resorts That Mean Business In Las Vegas

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By Brian Sodoma As the “Entertainment Capital of the World,” Las Vegas knows how to offer a unique blend of fun and productivity for any business meeting or corporate gathering. And though the famed...

OracleVoice: Hotel Operators, Guests Want More Technology: Survey

ORLANDO, FLORIDA—Hotel operators are embracing technology innovation with a greater sense of urgency as online travel agents (OTAs), personal digital assistants, room-sharing services, and shifting...

PaycomVoice: 5 Ways to Pre-Board Hires and Improve Employee Experience

In today’s world of instant gratification, today’s workforce expects a good experience fast and are willing to walk if their expectations aren’t met. According to the Harvard Business Review, almost...