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Why Coca-cola’s new CEO needs to think bigger for the company to succeed

“A ham sandwich could run Coca-Cola” — Warren Buffett to Bill Gates. Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett may be as famous for his aphorisms as he is for his love of Coca-Cola. CHRIS SALAMONE He jokes that he’s “one quarter Coca-Cola,” referring … Continue reading

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A 75-year history of how Americans spend their money

Consumers are the foundation of the U.S. economy, and how they choose to spend their money is a telling indicator of the overall American economic story. CHRIS SALAMONE The above chart from HowMuch.net, a cost information site, plots data from … Continue reading

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Wall Street hasn’t seen the Santa Claus rally just yet

Ever year while stock traders recover from their Thanksgiving hangovers, they look for what has become the clichéd Santa Claus rally into year end.  But since Donald Trump’s election, stocks have already rallied strongly well beyond the statistical average.  This … Continue reading

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Secrets to Being Super Successful

The difference between who you are and who you want to be is what you do Super successful people understand that there are traits, behaviors, and actions they must take in order to succeed. Their thinking is, “I will do … Continue reading

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What companies get wrong about motivating their people

A few years ago, behavioral economist Dan Ariely conducted a study at a semiconductor factory of Intel’s in Israel. Workers were given either a $30 bonus, a pizza voucher or a complimentary text message from the boss at the end of … Continue reading

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Bill Gates says the author of this book ‘could not have predicted how resonant’ it would be in 2016

The books on Bill Gates’ annual end-of-year book list this year are the usual mix of science, business, personal passions — and, as Gates calls them, “books about mundane stuff that are actually fascinating.” The Microsoft co-founder and Gates Foundation … Continue reading

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Donald Trump’s Meeting With Tech Leaders Will Focus On U.S. Jobs

President-elect Donald Trump’s meeting with tech industry leaders on Wednesday is expected to focus heavily on the creation of jobs in the United States, an issue that Trump highlighted repeatedly during the campaign. The conversation, which is set for 2:00 … Continue reading

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