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Boris Dzhingarov
How to turn business mistakes into business successes

Every business owner's goal is to make decisions that will ultimately drive the company forward. Yet, despite the best of intentions, sometimes mistakes are made...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 2 Nov 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

PepsiCo's first female CEO steps down after 12 years at the helm
PepsiCo's first female CEO steps down after 12 years at the helm

PepsiCo's Indra Nooyi will be stepping down after 24 years with the food and beverage company, the last 12 holding the position of CEO. She will be replaced on 3 October by company veteran Ramon Laguarta...

7 Aug 2018

GLOBAL

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#FairnessFirst: H&M's diversity manager and the #pinkify debate

This week, diversity was a strong focus on social media as H&M announced the appointment of a diversity manager following the 'racist hoodie' outrage and the #pinkifying hashtag spawned lovers and haters alike...

By Leigh Andrews 22 Jan 2018

UNITED STATES

Five leisure activities that can boost your productivity at work
Five leisure activities that can boost your productivity at work

It is important to know that only motivated employees of a company can contribute to its growth, while the demoralized ones are liabilities and can be destructive, if care is not taken...

Issued by Naija Writers’ Coach 28 Dec 2017

UNITED STATES

Top four ways to respond to an uncertain business climate
Top four ways to respond to an uncertain business climate

The economy is rarely stable. On some occasions, it's less stable than others, though. During those chaotic days, you must have a plan for how to run your company...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 16 Nov 2017

UNITED STATES

Dealing with death: How companies can handle the aftermath of a crime
Dealing with death: How companies can handle the aftermath of a crime

If your company has been affected by a violent crime that has resulted in a loss of life, things can be extremely difficult for all involved...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 20 Sep 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Boris Dzhingarov
Five success strategies you forgot to implement in your business

As more people ditch the stressful nine to five work life in search of more freedom and self-empowerment, they're following in the footsteps of their mentors...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 10 Jul 2017

GLOBAL

Microsoft announces 'some' job cuts
Microsoft announces 'some' job cuts

Microsoft said Thursday it was cutting an unspecified number of jobs amid reports the US tech giant was reorganising its global sales operations...

7 Jul 2017

UNITED STATES

How to choose a cleaning service for your business
How to choose a cleaning service for your business

A clean environment is one of the many great factors that contribute to the success of every business. It is very beneficial to the employees as it enables them to feel more comfortable in the work environment...

Issued by Naija Writers’ Coach 3 Jul 2017

UNITED STATES

Boris Dzhingarov
Is small business health insurance for employees a necessity?

Statistics show that 20 percent of small businesses do not know what health benefits should be offered to employees. This is a shame since health insurance should always be a top priority...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 12 Jun 2017

UNITED STATES

Four steps to take when your employee is arrested for a crime
Four steps to take when your employee is arrested for a crime

Imagine sitting in your office thinking of creative ways you can increase your company's profits and you get a phone call - your employee has just been arrested...

Issued by Naija Writers’ Coach 29 May 2017

UNITED STATES

Boris Dzhingarov
Things to consider when it comes to starting a business internationally

While starting your business in the United States is a routine matter if you are an American citizen, there are many more things to consider when starting a business in another country...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 20 Apr 2017

UNITED STATES

Hicks Crawford
Five ways to improve teambuilding among virtual employees

The workplace no longer exclusively means a space where everyone comes together five days a week, and sits at assigned desks or reports to their offices...

By Hicks Crawford 12 Feb 2016

UNITED STATES

Boris Dzhingarov
Simple ways to reduce business costs

At the moment, most business owners and marketers are pressured to do all that they can in order to cut costs. That is not at all something that is simple to do since it can easily lead towards losing business because of making bad decisions.

By Boris Dzhingarov 25 Aug 2015

UNITED STATES

Nadella gaffe over pay raises women's ire
Nadella gaffe over pay raises women's ire

WASHINGTON, USA: Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella's gaffe over women, pay raises comes as the US technology sector is facing up to questions over diversity and gender equality.

13 Oct 2014

UNITED STATES

Larry Ellison changes jobs at Oracle
Larry Ellison changes jobs at Oracle

SAN FRANCISCO - Tycoon yachtsman Larry Ellison has stepped down as Oracle's Chief Executive, trusting a pair of lieutenants to steer the business software firm he helped launch decades ago.

22 Sep 2014

UNITED STATES

Ballmer finally steps down from Microsoft's board
Ballmer finally steps down from Microsoft's board

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Microsoft's former Chief Executive Steven Ballmer has stepped down as a member of the company's board of directors.

20 Aug 2014

UNITED STATES

Silicon Valley staff anti-poaching settlement rejected
Silicon Valley staff anti-poaching settlement rejected

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: A federal judge has rejected a plan to compensate employees affected by an "anti-poaching" agreement involving Silicon Valley technology companies Apple, Google, Intel and Adobe.

11 Aug 2014

UNITED STATES

LinkedIn must pay $6m in backpay to workers
LinkedIn must pay $6m in backpay to workers

WASHINGTON - LinkedIn has agreed to pay nearly $6m in backpay and damages to 359 current and former employees after a US investigation found it had failed to pay them properly for overtime work.

5 Aug 2014

UNITED STATES

Microsoft closes Xbox Entertainment Studios
Microsoft closes Xbox Entertainment Studios

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Microsoft, caught-up in a battle to restructure its business, has confirmed that its studio devoted to original television programs for Xbox consoles will be closed.

21 Jul 2014

UNITED STATES

Reorganisation sees Microsoft axe 18,000 jobs
Reorganisation sees Microsoft axe 18,000 jobs

NEW YORK, USA: Microsoft said it would axe 18,000 jobs from its global workforce over the next year, the majority coming from the integration of Nokia bought by it earlier this year.

18 Jul 2014

UNITED STATES

Twitter's Rowghani quits
Twitter's Rowghani quits

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Twitter's Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani announced he was leaving his post on Thursday, 12 June, amid concerns about sluggish growth at the popular messaging service.

13 Jun 2014

UNITED STATES

Ousted NY Times editor shows no rancour
Ousted NY Times editor shows no rancour

WASHINGTON, US: Ousted New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson said on Monday her firing "hurts" but showed no rancour as she pledged to keep her tattoo representing the newspaper.

20 May 2014

UNITED STATES

Insider to refresh Microsoft for mobile age
Insider to refresh Microsoft for mobile age

WASHINGTON, USA: Microsoft's mission to find new glory in the mobile Internet age is now in the hands of long-time company insider Satya Nadella.

6 Feb 2014

UNITED STATES

Gates quits as Microsoft chairman, new CEO named
Gates quits as Microsoft chairman, new CEO named

WASHINGTON, USA: Microsoft said that founder Bill Gates was stepping down as chairman to become a technology adviser to the technology company and that Indian-born Satya Nadella would be Microsoft's new chief executive officer.

5 Feb 2014

UNITED STATES

Yahoo's chief operating officer quits
Yahoo's chief operating officer quits

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Yahoo's chief operating officer Henrique de Castro is walking away with a stock award of US$20m as the company struggles to boost revenues, regulatory filings showed.

17 Jan 2014

UNITED STATES

Yahoo! hires 'gadget geek' Pogue in tech news push
Yahoo! hires 'gadget geek' Pogue in tech news push

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Yahoo! on Monday, 21 October, announced that it hired New York Times reporter David Pogue to head a grand expansion of consumer-focused technology news.

23 Oct 2013

UNITED STATES

Microsoft says Ballmer will retire within 12 months
Microsoft says Ballmer will retire within 12 months

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Microsoft says that its chief executive Steve Ballmer would retire within 12 months as the company searches for a successor for this US technology company.

26 Aug 2013

UNITED STATES

News Corp split to boost Murdoch pay 15%

NEW YORK, US: US media magnate Rupert Murdoch will get a 15% pay hike with the split-up of News Corp. into two publicly traded companies, according to a company filing published Friday.

29 Apr 2013

UNITED STATES

Man outsources his own job to China

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: A software engineer known only as Bob is a modern workplace legend after word spread on Thursday (17 January) that he had secretly outsourced his job to an engineer in China and sat at his desk watching cat videos.

18 Jan 2013

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