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A startup is disrupting the consulting industry

Dec 9, 2015
With college grads balking at the downside to elite jobs, there's an alternative.

Ben Bernanke joins PIMCO

Apr 30, 2015
The former Federal Reserve chairman comes on board as an adviser.

Starbucks' race push irks some

Mar 20, 2015
Starbucks new #RaceTogether campaign has set off a storm of controversy.

Grading the political campaign manager

Sep 25, 2014
The difficulty politicians have evaluating managers and consultants.

Coaching the Coach

May 15, 2014
Executive coaches are a booming business... But what exactly do they do?
Jill Abramson , former New York Times executive editor, appeared at the Wired Business Conference on May 7, 2013 in New York.
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What Apple learned from a luxury hotel

Dec 31, 2013
Consulting firms bring in tens of billions of dollars a year, but it's not just other consulting firms competing for contracts. Companies you've heard of, like Disney and MTV, are in the game too.