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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Business

Can Congress Pass Tax Reform That Would Stop Inversions?

1 hour 8 minutes ago - Forbes
To truly stop inversions, tax reformers will have to inflict pain on foreign companies doing business in the United States by Martin Sullivan

Expiring Cash Poses Problems for PE Firms

1 hour 2 minutes ago - Forbes
Picture this: someone gives you $1,000, with the catch that you have to spend it all before the end of the month, or else you have to give the money back. Sounds pretty easy, right? But what if you’re given $1,000 every month for a year and at the end, you only have 30 days to spend it and you’re only allowed to shop from a handful of places. N... by Jeff Golman

Employee Engagement Doesn't Seem To Be Getting Better

51 minutes ago - Forbes
I recently presented to a group of CEOs and asked them what their biggest challenges were at the moment by Lynda Shaw

Enterprise Cloud Architecture: 3 Questions You Should Ask to Determine the Right Approach

48 minutes ago - Forbes
It seems like everywhere I look these days, there’s a new cloud technology solution promising to deliver all the benefits of hosting applications, data, platforms and even infrastructure in the cloud. Interest and demand for cloud-based solutions has never been higher, and the marketplace has responded with an abundance of solutions that offer ev... by Jeff Fleece

Grammy Eligibility Closes Today -- Here Are Six Stars Expected To Lead The Nominations

48 minutes ago - Forbes
Eligibility for the upcoming Grammy ceremonies closes today, so it’s time to begin weighing in on who will get nominated for what. Anything released between October 1st, 2013 and September 20th, 2014 technically has a chance, but there are a few names that we can already surmise will be making a few appearances on the final list of nominees. The... by Hugh McIntyre

The Psychology Of Selling And Why You Will Spend More Money With Apple

47 minutes ago - Forbes
You don't get to be the world's largest publicly traded company without understanding how to maximise income and revenue. With a market capitalisation of over $600 billion, Tim Cook and his team show no signs of stopping in the near future. Behind the success are a number of simple techniques designed to delight the customer into spending more mone... by Ewan Spence

Apple's Most Unforgettable Ads

47 minutes ago - Forbes
by Ewan Spence

Preparing For Growth, CFOs Underestimate Their Value

33 minutes ago - Forbes
Accounting and finance leaders show increased confidence in the economy in the second quarter, according to recent IMA/ACCA research, leading companies to focus more on growth and investment strategies. In this conversation, Susan Sobbott, president of Global Corporate Payments at American Express, explains CFOs must embrace a more active role in t... by Jeff Thomson

Gap Inc's Social Media: Selling Feminism And Equality, Not T-Shirts

17 minutes ago - Forbes
Take a look at Gap Inc's social media presence and you'll see the 45-year-old retail giant has been carefully cultivating a web presence focused on feminism, equal pay and progressive values by Clare O'Connor

New York Springs Sales Tax Trap On Passive LLC Members

17 minutes ago - Forbes
The limited liability company (LLC ) has been the entity of choice for many for quite a while.  A domestic limited liability corporation is taxed as a partnership unless it elects to be taxed as a corporation.  Generally, if you are not working in the business and trying to beat SE tax, an entity taxed as a partnership is a better deal than an S... by Peter J Reilly

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