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Saturday, April 19, 2014

Business

IRS Targeting? How About Coerced Sex With IRS?

52 minutes ago - Forbes
You Think Your Tax Audit Was Bad? A Lawsuit Claims One IRS Agent Demanded Sex by Robert W. Wood

VW banks on China to reach part of its 2018 goal this year - CEO

2 hours 2 minutes ago - Forbes
Strong sales growth in China will help Germany's Volkswagen AG clinch its sales target of 10 million vehicles annually well ahead of 2018, the current objective, VW Chief Executive Martin Winterkorn said at the start of the annual Chinese motor show by Christine Tierney

Mazda Recalls 109,000 Older SUVs Over Rusting Parts

4 hours 25 minutes ago - MSNBC Business
Mazda is recalling 109,000 Tribute SUVs in cold-weather states to fix rusting frame parts.The recall covers SUVs from the 2001 through 2004 model years. Mazda says in documents filed with U.S. safety regulators that the frame can rust and a wheel control arm can separate from it

France's SFR Plans Network-Sharing Venture With Vodafone

4 hours 45 minutes ago - Wall Street Journal
French mobile-phone operator SFR plans to link up with U.K. operator Vodafone Group PLC in a network-sharing venture, according to SFR's chief executive

Does Doing Good In Business Imply Doing Less Well?

5 hours 30 minutes ago - Forbes
Many entrepreneurs still don’t understand that building a business culture today of doing good, like helping people (society) and planet (sustainability), is also a key to maximizing profit. Employees and customers alike are looking for meaning, not simply employment and commodity prices. Every company needs this focus to attract the best minds a... by Martin Zwilling

CNN: 36 Confirmed Dead In South Korea Ferry Sinking

6 hours 50 minutes ago - Fox Business
The likelihood of any survivors from the South Korean ferry sinking decreased on Saturday as rescuers pulled more bodies from the site of the disaster

Is Big Data A Potential Distraction?

6 hours 4 minutes ago - Forbes
Many businesses would benefit from asking themselves if the time and effort that they are devoting to their ‘Big Data’ projects is the best use of their skills and limited resources. And, to ask what impact it is having on their ability to deliver a great service and experience to their customers by Adrian Swinscoe

Bank Deposits, Structuring, and Asset Forfeitures

6 hours 26 minutes ago - Forbes
This is a version of an article originally published in the Winter 2014 issue of the White Collar Crime Committee Newsletter, Criminal Justice Section, American Bar Association.  For the original article, including full legal citations, click here by Stephen J. Dunn

How Earbuds Have Changed The Sound (And Business) Of Pop

7 hours 5 minutes ago - Forbes
the technology of headphones hasn?t just changed how we listen to music, but how music is produced in the first place. Take this to its logical conclusion, and you can see that the evolution of headphone technology has directly impacted the business of pop?and I?m not talking about celebrity-specific stunts like Beats By Dre by Nick Messitte

Corner Office: Michelle Peluso of Gilt Groupe: I Don’t Need an Ivory Tower (or an Office)

9 hours 11 minutes ago - New York Times Business
A chief executive, explaining why she does not have an office, says: “When you’re sitting in the open with everybody, you pick up a lot.” by By ADAM BRYANT

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