At a cemetery, bones tossed like trash, and families in pain

Since the 1990s, Cheryl Jansen had noticed junk and tree limbs piling up at the once oasis-like Park Cemetery, just north of downtown Bridgeport, and wondered where the money families had paid for perpetual upkeep was going. What she learned after finally taking her case to a judge shocked the conscience. Gravestones and remains moved […]
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Cloudera, Inc. (CLDR) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

CLDR earnings call for the period ending October 31, 2018.
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Lawyer ordered to repay non-existent tax he charged clients

A lawyer who charged clients a non-existent tax has been ordered to repay them and reduce his fee.A lawyers standards committee found the man had charged clients a $100 disbursement for either a "Land Transfer Tax", "Land Transfer... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business

Communist-run Cuba listens to private sector, eases new rules

Cuba's government said on Wednesday it was easing new regulations on the Communist-run island's fledgling private sector just two days before they are due to go into effect to take into account the concerns of entrepreneurs and experts.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Cuba

Zepeto is the facial-recognition app set to take the world by storm

Zepeto, a social networking app that allows you to build a 3D avatar, has become the latest overnight sensation in China, rising from relative obscurity to the most-downloaded app in mobile stores as the country's millennials continue... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, China, Zepeto

Bonds at 8-month high on RBI bond purchase hopes, inflation comments

Indian bonds rose to over 8-month highs as rate hike fears faded after the central bank promised to keep buying government bonds to infuse liquidity, and also mentioned the probability of changing its rate stance if inflation risks do not mature.
Tags: Money, businessNews

Nissan finds more improper testing, considers recall - Nikkei

Nissan Motor Co has found more cases of improper testing of vehicles in Japan and is considering recalling affected cars, the Nikkei reported on Thursday.
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Why Westinghouse Air Brake Climbed 15.3% in November

An ambitious merger plan has led to a battle between bulls and bears.
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Cuba modifies some regulations unpopular with private sector

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba's government has modified a series of measures unpopular with the country's private sector, including lifting restrictions on the number of business permits a person can have and the number of chairs there can be... [Author: [email protected]]
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Fonterra says more to be done to take co-op back to basics

Fonterra expects to announce a third leg to its plans to get the co-op back to basics by middle of next year, chief executive Miles Hurrell said.The dairy giant confirmed today that it was looking at offloading its Tip Top icecream... [Author: [email protected]]
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Synopsys (SNPS) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

SNPS earnings call for the period ending October 31, 2018.
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Is This a Joke? Sears Holdings Wants to Pay Its Executives Bonuses.

There is a very good reason to reward those who drove the car into the ditch.
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Here's Why Agenus Stock Popped 51.6% in November

One big drugmaker's pain was this biotech's gain last month.
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Sterling's fate hangs on Brexit, UK growth to be weak: Reuters polls

Sterling's near-term fate hangs on whether British Prime Minister Theresa May manages to get her Brexit withdrawal deal through Parliament, according to Reuters polls that also found economic growth will be weak.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Theresa May, Parliament, Reuters, Brexit UK

Chinese embassy demands release of Huawei CFO arrested in Canada

China's embassy in Canada criticised Canada and the United States on Thursday for wrongfully arresting a senior executive at Chinese telecoms giant Huawei and demanded her immediate release.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews, Canada, United States, Huawei

Fortinet or FireEye: Which Is the Better Cybersecurity Play?

One cybersecurity specialist stands tall over the other.
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Being Comfortable With People Being Unhappy With You

There is a difference between being likable (something I recommend, as it can build rapport faster and more naturally), and the need to be liked (something that will limit your success in sales, management, leadership, and success more generally). Post-Challenger Sale, the idea that relationships are not essential and that one needn’t be liked are prevalent in the places where prognosticators do their prognosticating. While it’s true that competency counts, the idea that one need not worry about...
Tags: Sales, Usa Today, Mindset

One-of-a-Kind CRM

The hoopla over vertical market or industry CRM might be eclipsing a similar move that does the same kind of thing but with less fanfare. In the end, we might be discussing two iterations and just a difference of degree. The proliferation of CRM development platforms by companies like Microsoft, Oracle, and especially Salesforce, is changing how we regard core functionality. Most vendors I know offer a list of industry riffs on CRM -- like banking, insurance and healthcare -- that go deep i...
Tags: Ecommerce, Microsoft

Tumblr’s porn ban slams the door on women and other marginalized communities

After graphic images of child sex abuse appeared on Tumblr in November, the app was quickly removed from Apple’s App store (it remained on Google Play). And rightfully so. Child sex abuse imagery has no place online, and Apple was well within its rights to stop distributing an app containing it. Then, in a surprising turn of events, Tumblr invoked the nuclear option, announcing earlier this week that it would ban adult content altogether. In a blog post, CEO Jeff D’Onofrio wrote that “there are ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Startups, Opinion, Social Media, Tumblr, Jeff D'Onofrio

Putting the band back together, ExactTarget execs reunite to launch MetaCX

Scott McCorkle has spent most of his professional career thinking about business to business software and how to improve it for a company’s customers. The former President of ExactTarget and later chief executive of Salesforce Marketing Cloud has made billions of dollars building products to help support customer service and now he’s back at it again with his latest venture MetaCX. Alongside Jake Miller, the former chief engineering lead at Salesforce Marketing Cloud and chief technology o...
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Oil prices dip as stock markets slide, but trading tepid ahead of OPEC meeting

Oil prices fell along with weak stock markets on Thursday, but trading was tepid ahead of a meeting by producer group OPEC that is expected to result in a supply cut aimed at draining a glut that has pulled down crude prices by 30 percent since October.
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Lawyer fined and censured for sending college board 'intimidating' letters

A New Zealand lawyer who sent "intimidating" letters to a college board in a "sustained campaign" has been fined and censured.The lawyer was fined $1500 for failing to maintain proper standards of professionalism, by the New Zealand... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, New Zealand

Corrected: Exclusive - Clues in Marriott hack implicate China - sources

(Corrects fifth paragraph to show that hackers were in the Starwood network since 2014. Marriott did not acquire Starwood until 2016)
Tags: Money, China, businessNews, Marriott, Starwood

China telecoms giant Huawei CFO arrested in Canada

Canada has arrested Chinese telecoms giant Huawei's global chief financial officer in Vancouver, where she is facing extradition to the United States, Canada's Department of Justice said on Wednesday.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews, Canada, Vancouver, Department Of Justice, Huawei, United States Canada

A trip down memory lane when pizzas were no more than A$2

A woman in Australia has unearthed one of the very first Pizza Hut menus from back in the day when small sized pizza were just A$1.05 and large ones as little as A$1.70.It was way before veganism, dairy-free and gluten-free options... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Australia

Examining Challenges and Chances for a Successful Coup in Venezuela

Nextbigfuture wrote several articles in early 2018, where we looked at the rapid economic and social collapse in Venezuela and believed it would lead to a military coup. Nextbigfuture predicted the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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CSUN students call for quicker notification following campus assaults

Some California State University, Northridge students are expressing concern about how notification of two recent campus assaults against female students was handled, though university officials argue it was appropriate given the circumstances of the alleged crimes. Peter Wei, 26, of Northridge – who is not affiliated with the campus – was charged late last month on suspicion of assaulting two women during separate incidents on Nov. 27 and 28, according to Los Angeles County prosecutors. One inc...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Stanford, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Northridge, Los Angeles County, Los Angeles Police Department, CSUN, San Fernando Valley, Kevin Green, Guardado, Wei, Associated Students, California State University Northridge

Rusty Tweed on the Basics of Effective Budgeting

Managing your personal finances is one of the most important keys to success. When people neglect their financial lives, they are likely to make mistakes that can damage their credit… Read more » The post Rusty Tweed on the Basics of Effective Budgeting appeared first on
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Apple Stock Valuation: Buy, Sell, or Hold?

Sure, Apple stock is trading lower. But what's the stock's intrinsic value after all?
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7 Bad Interview Answers and How to Improve Them

Recruiters and career coaches have some good advice.
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