• Visa credit cards are displayed in Washington
    Visa says revenue growth to slow, Russia … Reuters - 4 hours ago

    Visa Inc , the world's largest credit and debit card company, said U.S. sanctions on Russia were hurting its card transaction volumes and that revenue growth would slow … More »Visa says revenue growth to slow, Russia …

    Visa credit cards are displayed in Washington

    Visa Inc , the world's largest credit and debit card company, said U.S. sanctions on Russia were hurting its card transaction volumes and that revenue growth would slow further this quarter, sending its shares down 5 percent after the bell. Visa's quarterly revenue growth slid to a single digit in percentage terms for …

  • Buffett, co-chair of the 10,000 Small Businesses Advisory Council, takes part in a panel discussion in Detroit, Michigan
    Buffett: moving oil by rail safely major … Reuters - 22 hours ago

    By Luciana Lopez NEW YORK (Reuters) - Warren Buffett, chairman of conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway, said on Wednesday that safety is a major priority for the rail industry, … More »Buffett: moving oil by rail safely major …

    Buffett, co-chair of the 10,000 Small Businesses Advisory Council, takes part in a panel discussion in Detroit, Michigan

    By Luciana Lopez NEW YORK (Reuters) - Warren Buffett, chairman of conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway, said on Wednesday that safety is a major priority for the rail industry, after a recent spate of accidents raised concerns about how to transport oil safely. He added that the delay in the construction of the Keystone pipeline …

  • A screen displays the logos of Canadian telecom companies as Industry Minister James Moore speaks during a news conference in Ottawa
    Canadian government plans decision on … Reuters - 8 hours ago

    Canadian Industry Minister James Moore said on Thursday he plans to announce a decision soon on whether or not to approve Telus Corp's C$350 million ($317.42 million) … More »Canadian government plans decision on …

    A screen displays the logos of Canadian telecom companies as Industry Minister James Moore speaks during a news conference in Ottawa

    Canadian Industry Minister James Moore said on Thursday he plans to announce a decision soon on whether or not to approve Telus Corp's C$350 million ($317.42 million) bid for Mobilicity. The federal government has twice rejected previous Telus bids for the struggling wireless upstart on the grounds that a purchase would …

  • William Ackman, CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management, speaks at the Partner Connect 2013 conference in Boston
    Ackman to pay Herbalife whistleblowers' … Reuters - 7 hours ago

    By Svea Herbst-Bayliss BOSTON (Reuters) - Activist investor William Ackman, who is betting more than $1 billion that Herbalife is a pyramid scheme, will cover legal … More »Ackman to pay Herbalife whistleblowers' …

    William Ackman, CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management, speaks at the Partner Connect 2013 conference in Boston

    By Svea Herbst-Bayliss BOSTON (Reuters) - Activist investor William Ackman, who is betting more than $1 billion that Herbalife is a pyramid scheme, will cover legal fees and damages for whistleblowers who have spoken out against the company, but not lost wages if they lose their jobs. But other whistleblowers did not …

  • Chief Executive Officer of Wal-Mart China Greg Foran attends a news conference in Beijing
    Wal-Mart replaces China CEO in Asia … Reuters - 1 hour 41 minutes ago

    U.S. retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc has appointed a new chief executive for the China region, where the world's largest retailer is battling stiff competition from local … More »Wal-Mart replaces China CEO in Asia …

    Chief Executive Officer of Wal-Mart China Greg Foran attends a news conference in Beijing

    U.S. retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc has appointed a new chief executive for the China region, where the world's largest retailer is battling stiff competition from local rivals. Sean Clarke, a Wal-Mart veteran and current chief operating officer in China, will take over the China CEO role from June 1, a statement from the …

  • A Bank of America sign is shown on a building in downtown Los Angeles, California
    U.S. Justice Department seeks over $13 … Reuters - 5 hours ago

    By Aruna Viswanatha, Karen Freifeld and Peter Rudegeair (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice is asking Bank of America Corp to pay more than $13 billion to settle … More »U.S. Justice Department seeks over $13 …

    A Bank of America sign is shown on a building in downtown Los Angeles, California

    By Aruna Viswanatha, Karen Freifeld and Peter Rudegeair (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice is asking Bank of America Corp to pay more than $13 billion to settle allegations the bank overstated the quality of mortgage bonds it sold during the housing bubble, according to Bloomberg News. CNBC News reported that …

  • Toronto Stock Exchange logo is seen in Toronto
    TSX gains on Potash, banks; gold miners … Reuters - 7 hours ago

    By Alastair Sharp TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose slightly on Thursday, helped by a gain in shares of Potash Corp after the company's results beat … More »TSX gains on Potash, banks; gold miners …

    Toronto Stock Exchange logo is seen in Toronto

    By Alastair Sharp TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose slightly on Thursday, helped by a gain in shares of Potash Corp after the company's results beat low expectations and by small increases in heavyweight banking stocks. The upward thrust was offset by declines in major gold miners and an 11.5 percent …

  • The tail sections of a newly designed American Airlines aircraft, a US Airways aircraft and a traditional American Airlines aircraft are lined up at at Dallas-Ft Worth International Airport
    American, Southwest beat forecasts, … Reuters - 10 hours ago

    (Reuters) - American Airlines Group and Southwest Airlines posted profits that beat forecasts in the first quarter, even though harsh winter weather prompted many flight … More »American, Southwest beat forecasts, …

    The tail sections of a newly designed American Airlines aircraft, a US Airways aircraft and a traditional American Airlines aircraft are lined up at at Dallas-Ft Worth International Airport

    (Reuters) - American Airlines Group and Southwest Airlines posted profits that beat forecasts in the first quarter, even though harsh winter weather prompted many flight cancellations in the seasonally weak period. JetBlue Airways disappointed as wage increases raised its costs. United Continental Holdings posted a wider …

  • Franchise Players: This Former Stay-at-Home Mom Takes on Home Inspection Franchising
    Franchise Players: This Former Stay-at-Home … Entrepreneur - 16 hours ago

    After nine years as a stay-at-home mom, Andrea Sammreich reentered the working world as a Pillar to Post Home Inspections franchisee. More »Franchise Players: This Former Stay-at-Home …

    Franchise Players: This Former Stay-at-Home Mom Takes on Home Inspection Franchising

    After nine years as a stay-at-home mom, Andrea Sammreich reentered the working world as a Pillar to Post Home Inspections franchisee.

  • The 4 Factors to Consider Before Hiring Your First Employee
    The 4 Factors to Consider Before Hiring … Entrepreneur - 14 hours ago

    It's important to figure out the cost associated with taking on help and gauge other impacts on your business. More »The 4 Factors to Consider Before Hiring …

    The 4 Factors to Consider Before Hiring Your First Employee

    It's important to figure out the cost associated with taking on help and gauge other impacts on your business.

  • What Being Punched in the Face Taught Me About Business
    What Being Punched in the Face Taught … Entrepreneur - 8 hours ago

    You don't have to step in the ring, but learning how to control your fighting instincts will help you reach success. More »What Being Punched in the Face Taught …

    What Being Punched in the Face Taught Me About Business

    You don't have to step in the ring, but learning how to control your fighting instincts will help you reach success.

  • 5 Signs You Need Investors -- Stat!
    5 Signs You Need Investors -- Stat! Entrepreneur - 12 hours ago

    Learning when it's time to call for capital can be tricky, but it could be potentially lifesaving for your business. More »5 Signs You Need Investors -- Stat!

    5 Signs You Need Investors -- Stat!

    Learning when it's time to call for capital can be tricky, but it could be potentially lifesaving for your business.

  • Behind the Series B Crunch: Profligate Entrepreneurs or Stingy Investors?
    Behind the Series B Crunch: Profligate … Inc - 18 hours ago

    Are startups burning through their early funding rounds faster? Or just raising less than it seems? More »Behind the Series B Crunch: Profligate …

    Behind the Series B Crunch: Profligate Entrepreneurs or Stingy Investors?

    Are startups burning through their early funding rounds faster? Or just raising less than it seems?

  • What I Learned From a Two-Year IRS Audit
    What I Learned From a Two-Year IRS  … Entrepreneur - 11 hours ago

    These lessons learned can help you navigate the audit process. More »What I Learned From a Two-Year IRS  …

    What I Learned From a Two-Year IRS Audit

    These lessons learned can help you navigate the audit process.

  • Connect With Customers by Leveraging Smartphone Sensors
    Connect With Customers by Leveraging … Entrepreneur - 8 hours ago

    At no other time have companies been able to learn so much about consumers. They can tap insightful data from mobile devices to provide timely messages. More »Connect With Customers by Leveraging …

    Connect With Customers by Leveraging Smartphone Sensors

    At no other time have companies been able to learn so much about consumers. They can tap insightful data from mobile devices to provide timely messages.

  • The ROI Of Connection In A Social-Media Culture
    The ROI Of Connection In A Social-Media … Entrepreneur - 8 hours ago

    You're not selling products. You are selling experiences. To make that work, connection is everything. More »The ROI Of Connection In A Social-Media …

    The ROI Of Connection In A Social-Media Culture

    You're not selling products. You are selling experiences. To make that work, connection is everything.

  • FCC to Propose Controversial New Rules on Net Neutrality
    FCC to Propose Controversial New Rules … Entrepreneur - 11 hours ago

    The new rules would reportedly allow ISPs to charge content providers for a faster, separate pipeline into customers' homes, effectively ending net neutrality. More »FCC to Propose Controversial New Rules …

    FCC to Propose Controversial New Rules on Net Neutrality

    The new rules would reportedly allow ISPs to charge content providers for a faster, separate pipeline into customers' homes, effectively ending net neutrality.

  • YEC Member Spotlight: W. Michael Hsu, … Young Entrepreneur Council - 22 hours ago

    Deepsky CEO W. Michael Hsu offers advice on getting paid faster -- and shares why he stopped taking client calls late at night. More »YEC Member Spotlight: W. Michael Hsu, …

    Deepsky CEO W. Michael Hsu offers advice on getting paid faster -- and shares why he stopped taking client calls late at night.

  • Name That Company to Dazzling Success
    Name That Company to Dazzling Succe … Entrepreneur - 9 hours ago

    Peruse some fun ideas for developing a brand moniker for a startup that will translate into business fortune. More »Name That Company to Dazzling Succe …

    Name That Company to Dazzling Success

    Peruse some fun ideas for developing a brand moniker for a startup that will translate into business fortune.

  • Why We Need Another Sputnik Moment
    Why We Need Another Sputnik Moment Entrepreneur - 9 hours ago

    We need to catalyze a national response to declining tech education for young Americans at a time when science, engineering and math are considered uncool. More »Why We Need Another Sputnik Moment

    Why We Need Another Sputnik Moment

    We need to catalyze a national response to declining tech education for young Americans at a time when science, engineering and math are considered uncool.

 
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