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Etiquette and rituals rule in Japan's business culture

Aug 11, 2015
Foreign firms best learn their way around a simple 'yes' before making a deal.
Posted In: Japan, hospitality, business, social behavior

The skydiving destination that sells adventure

Jul 17, 2015
Risk your life for $199 per jump.
Posted In: skydiving, adventure, business, perris
Chemin Bakery owner Olga Karasthathi has been in business for four years — since the start of the Greek debt crisis.

Sweet treats in the midst of economic fallout

Jul 14, 2015
Bakery shop owner Olga Karastathi hasn't seen profit from her business, but she's still optimistic.
Posted In: Greece, greekcrisis, business, bakery

Corporate inversions: back from the dead

May 4, 2015
If you thought Congress put an end to corporate inversions, think again
Posted In: inversions, tax, business, treasury, government, corporate inversion, whiteboard

The activists are coming!

Apr 21, 2015
Spring is shareholder meeting season — and primetime for activist investors.
Posted In: activist investor, share buybacks, investment, board of directors, corporations, AGM, business, shares, stock, whiteboard

Businesses tap podcasts to hone their brands

Apr 9, 2015
Businesses use podcasts to explore the culture around a product, not just sell it.
Posted In: podcasting, branding, business, advertising
The Uber app is displayed on a smartphone against cabs waiting for passengers in Barcelona.

Uber picks up more corporate business

Apr 8, 2015
Business travelers don't care much about price. So why are they taking Uber?
Posted In: Uber, business

Transforming your wait in line from torture to fun

Mar 27, 2015
MIT engineering professor Richard Larson aka "Dr. Queue" on why lines make us tick
Posted In: lines, waiting, disney, business, Retail
Procrastination at work might actually be a good thing.

Should you procrastinate on purpose?

Mar 27, 2015
Author Rory Vaden discusses how waiting could help you be more productive.
Posted In: procrastination, waiting, business, time management

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