Marketplace for Tuesday, July 13, 2010

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Marketplace for Tuesday, July 13, 2010
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Grads not making enough to pay off loans

Some for-profit schools may have a high graduate employment rate, but often the salaries are too small to pay off the loans students take to pay for their education.
Posted In: Education, Jobs
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Anarchy as management style?

Commentator K.C. Cole argues that a "loosy goosy" management system won't destroy an organization, but may be key in helping it grow.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship
3

More water for Brits, but at what cost?

Britain opened its first mainland, large-scale water desalination plants to keep up with thirsty Brits all over London, but critics say deeper problems like leaky Dickensian-era pipes are being ignored.
Posted In: Environment
5

Apple's perfect image, broken?

Kai Ryssdal talks to Marketplace's Steve Henn about the iPhone 4 debacle -- the company's PR failures and what it means for the future of Apple.
3

Brands and stores want haul videos

Are you one of those people that posts videos of themselves detailing what they bought on a shopping spree? Brands and stores like JCPenney's want you.
Posted In: Retail
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Steinbrenner's legacy in sports business

Marketplace's Jeremy Hobson takes a look at the impact that George Steinbrenner had on the business of baseball.
Posted In: Sports
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'Think twice, act once,' says new BP cap

Sure, the new cap on BP's leaking oil well may have a chance of stanching the flow and all parties involved can breathe a sigh of relief, but after, what next?
Posted In: Environment, Oil

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