A longtime Nike exec resigned after her son used her credit card to fund his sneaker resale business

People wearing Nike sneakers queue outside a Nike store to buy the newly-released Nike sneaker in Shanghai on October 26, 2019. STR/AFP via Getty Images Nike Executive Ann Hebert resigned from her role after 25 years at the company on Monday.  The move comes after a report that her son used her credit card to buy shoes for his resale business.  Hebert's 19-year-old son runs West Coast Streetwear, which was featured in Bloomberg Businessweek. Visit the Business section of Insider for more s...
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The best cheap Samsung Galaxy S20 deals for March 2021

If you're after Samsung Galaxy S20 deals, Galaxy S20+ deals, or Galaxy S20 Ultra deals, we've got them here.
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The Benefits Of Cyber Schools

In cyber schools, a person can use an internet-based curriculum that can result in acquiring educational certificates and learn online. If you are wondering what the advantages of cyber schools are; here’s more.
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The best Google Chromecast deals for March 2021

If you're ready to start streaming on the cheap, we've got the latest Google Chromecast deals right here.
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How Important Is an Education in Getting the Job You Want?

Many people will invest their heart and soul into getting into the college they want. But education is only one part of the journey. Ultimately, going into education is about coming out the other side and getting into the career or industry that you want.
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Best cheap SSD deals for March 2021

Whether you need an internal SSD for a PC build or an external SSD, we have the best SSD deals right here.
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Photo shows Perseverance rover as a tiny dot on the desolate Martian surface

NASA's first satellite image of its Mars Perseverance rover shows the car-sized vehicle as a tiny dot on the desolate Martian surface.
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Bernie Sanders promises Senate vote on $15 minimum wage as Democrats get ready to approve the stimulus package

US Senator Bernie Sanders, Chairman of the Budget Committee, speaks during a committee hearing regarding wages at large corporations, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on February 25, 2021. STEFANI REYNOLDS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images Sen. Bernie Sanders said Monday he will push for a vote on raising the minimum wage. The pledge comes after the Senate parliamentarian ruled against passing a wage hike by reconciliation. "If we fail in this legislation, I will be back," Sanders said. Visit th...
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A Proud Boys leader acquired a lookalike's passport to possibly flee the country following Capitol attack, court documents say

In this Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 file photo Ethan Nordean, with backward baseball hat and bullhorn, leads members of the far-right group Proud Boys in marching before the riot at the U.S. Capitol. AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File A new court filing details the weeks-long planning by Proud Boys members ahead of the Capitol siege. One of the organization's leaders obtained a lookalike passport to possibly flee, documents say. The leader of the far-right group told agents the passport belonged to...
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Almost 10% of American households are at risk of losing housing during pandemic, according to new report

The Maricopa County constable signs an eviction order on October 7, 2020 in Phoenix, Arizona. John Moore/Getty Images The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau says nearly 10% of US households are at risk of losing housing. The report added that the housing crisis is, "at a level not seen since the height of the Great Recession in 2010." Black and Hispanic homeowners and renters have been disproportionally affected. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A new report by the...
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As another stimulus package hangs in the balance, some programs like unemployment benefits are set to expire by the end of March

Getty Dems are trying to pass the $1.9 trillion stimulus bill before certain benefits expire before the end of the month. The current package includes $1,400 stimulus checks and $400 payments in federal unemployment benefits. Programs at stake include unemployment benefits and food stamp benefits. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The House passed the $1.9 trillion stimulus bill over the weekend. The proposal now heads to the Senate in a race to approve the massive c...
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PPP and other pandemic tax moves to make in March 2021

March 1 has arrived. Or, as some coronavirus pandemic weary wits have dubbed it, March 2.0 or March 366. Yes, we've been dealing with COVID-19 for a year now. And yes, the virus and its myriad disruptions continue. But the development of multiple vaccines and prospects for expanded distribution of the shots give us reason to hope that the coronavirus after-times are within sight. Another COVID-19 relief package, dubbed the American Rescue Plan, also is closer to reality. The House passed the me...
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The Hottest Remote Jobs in 2021

The number of remote positions is growing: a recent study has shown that even 1 in 4 Americans is working from home in 2021. So, if you’ve always thought about working remotely, now it’s high time to accomplish this goal
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The Analyst Cam: Supply Chain Matters 2021 Trends

As we have moved to virtual vendor briefings and analyst presentations, I have increasingly been excerpting short segments (with permission), as part of my Analyst Cam series. In December, Bob Ferrari had joined me on an episode of Burning Platform... [Author: vinnie]
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My son, you’ll be… a plagiarist / Mon fils, tu seras un pompeur

THE ORIGINAL? Intuit LAB design and art school – 2020 Click image to enlarge “my son, you will be a banker / webdesigner” Agency : Intuit-Lab + Seenk (France) LESS ORIGINAL L’École du Design Nouméa – 2021 Click image to enlarge “my son, you will be a banker …” Agency : Unknown (New Caledonia) [Author: Joe La Pompe]
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Analyzing Data And Consumer Behaviours To Inform Your Business Development

Regardless of whether you’re new to the business world, a franchisee, or an independent owner, a business’s success will greatly depend on your ability to collect and analyze data at every level. The post Analyzing Data And Consumer Behaviours To Inform Your Business Development appeared first on Young Upstarts.
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Goodwill’s online auction site tops $1 billion in sales

Most consumers probably wouldn’t associate Goodwill of Orange County with e-commerce, but the nonprofit’s online auction platform just topped $1 billion in sales. Launched in 1999, was designed as another source of funding to support the Santa Ana-based organization’s mission to help people acquire job skills and find lasting employment. More than 20 years later, the site plays a significant role in its revenue generation. A broad reach “This is a best-kept secret,” said Nicol...
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LAUSD superintendent still hopeful for a mid-April reopening of elementary schools

Trinidad Hernandez, a food service manager at First Street Elementary in East Los Angeles gets her COVID-19 vaccine at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood on Monday, March 1, 2021. In partnership with the L.A. Rams, Anthem Blue Cross and Cedars-Sinai the site at SoFi Stadium will vaccinate 12,000 LAUSD employees per day. (Photo by Brittany Murray, Press-Telegram/SCNG) LAUSD Superintendent Austin Beutner speaks during a press conference at SoFi Stadium, to announce the opening of one of the nation’s la...
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Proud Boys deployed tactical measures in coordinated attack on the Capitol, court documents say

In this Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 file photo Ethan Nordean, with backward baseball hat and bullhorn, leads members of the far-right group Proud Boys in marching before the riot at the U.S. Capitol. AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster,File Court documents detailed the weeks-long planning by Proud Boys members ahead of January 6. Members of the far-right group were told to dress "incognito" and split up to avoid detection. Prior to the siege, members discussed their hope to turn "normies" or non-Proud Boy...
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A third woman says Gov. Cuomo made unwanted advances towards her

Former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Albin Lohr-Jones/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images A third woman has accused Gov. Andrew Cuomo of unwanted advances, reported.  Anna Ruch said Cuomo put his hand on her back and called her aggressive when she removed it.  He then allegedly put his hands on her face and asked to kiss her.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A third woman has said that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo made unwanted advances towards her.Anna Ruch...
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How to stream Spotify at the best possible quality

I recently wrote that you shouldn’t have huge expectations about sound quality improvements when upgrading from Spotify Premium to the upcoming lossless HiFi tier. The gist of it is that the vast majority of people — including audio enthusiasts — cannot tell the difference between lossless audio and ‘lossy’ encoded at a high enough bitrate audio. But that argument makes one important assumption: you are already listening to Spotify Premium with optimal settings. The highest bitrate supported by ...
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The best cheap Dell laptop deals for March 2021

We’ve sorted through the big online retailers to bring you the best Dell laptop deals available right now.
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T-Mobile plans explained: 5G, pricing, and features

T-Mobile offers a range of plans with different prices and features. Here's a rundown of what's available, including the new 5G-capable T-Mobile Magenta Max.
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Airways New Zealand falls to $14 million loss for six months

Airways has slumped to a $13.8 million loss for the six months ending December 31, 2020.This compared an after-tax profit of $16.2m for the same period the previous year for what pre-Covid had been a fast-growing aviation sector... [Author: [email protected]]
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Best cheap MacBook deals for March 2021

If you’re in the market for a new MacBook, our deals roundup will help make your choice a little easier.
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Rocket Lab reveals giant, crew-cable Neutron that will be funded by its $6b Nasdaq listing

Rocket Lab founder Peter Beck has revealed details of a giant new rocket, the crew-capable "Neutron" that will be funded with proceeds from his company's NASDAQ multi-billion listing, confirmed this morning.Rocket Lab has made its... [Author: [email protected]]
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Watch: OneRoof Property Panel predicts what next for housing market

A scalding hot property market has raced ahead in the last year, defying expectations after Covid-19 lockdowns. The latest OneRoof Property Report shows that Auckland's "affordable" suburbs, defined as those with median house prices... [Author: [email protected]]
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IBM Efficient Silicon Waveguides Could Enable Revolutionary Photonic chips

IBM has created low-loss (0.3% loss over 10 microns) silicon waveguide could enable new photonic chip designs for applications that rely on visible light, and could lead to more efficient lasers and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Rocket Lab unveils Neutron, its first rocket capable of human spaceflight

Rocket Lab has announced it's building its largest rocket to date tailored for satellite deployment, interplanetary missions, and human spaceflight.
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Calif. To Receive Its Initial 380K Doses Of Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine This Week

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Tens of thousands of doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine are expected to be shipped to California beginning this week. Gov. Gavin Newsom reported on Twitter that about 380,000 doses of the vaccine are expected to arrive “as early as this week.” The FDA gave the drug emergency authorization on Saturday. It’s unclear exactly how long it will take to distribute the vaccine into Northern California and begin to administer it. The Johnson & Johnson vaccine differs fro...
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