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John Naisbitt, Business Guru and Author of ‘Megatrends,’ Dies at 92

John Naisbitt, Business Guru and Author of ‘Megatrends,’ Dies at 92

John Naisbitt, Business Guru and Author of ‘Megatrends,’ Dies at 92 John Naisbitt, Business Guru and Author of ‘Megatrends,’ Dies at 92 His marriage to Ms. Senior ended in divorce, as did his second, to Patricia Aburdene. Along with his daughter, he is survived by his third wife, Doris (Dinklage) Naisbitt; his sons James, David and John; another daughter, Nana …

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The Week in Business: Amazon Defeats the Union

The Week in Business: Amazon Defeats the Union

The Week in Business: Amazon Defeats the Union The Week in Business: Amazon Defeats the Union Good morning. Here are the top stories in business and tech to know for the week ahead. — Charlotte Cowles What’s Up? (April 4-10) A Man With a (Tax) Plan Large companies are often good at dodging taxes to maximize profits for their shareholders. …

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Georgia Is Facing a Political Onslaught. At the Masters, It’s Business as Usual.

Georgia Is Facing a Political Onslaught. At the Masters, It’s Business as Usual.

Georgia Is Facing a Political Onslaught. At the Masters, It’s Business as Usual. Georgia Is Facing a Political Onslaught. At the Masters, It’s Business as Usual. AUGUSTA, Ga. — Georgia and its new elections law are caught up in a political riptide. But there’s scant evidence of that on and around the grounds of Augusta National Golf Club, where the …

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The Week in Business: Jobs Surge Back

The Week in Business: Jobs Surge Back

The Week in Business: Jobs Surge Back The Week in Business: Jobs Surge Back Good morning and happy Easter. Here are the top stories in business and tech to know for the week ahead. — Charlotte Cowles What’s Up? (March 28-April 3) Light at the End of the Tunnel Employers added a whopping 916,000 jobs in March, more than doubling …

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David Cameron Comes Under the Spotlight for His Business Dealings

David Cameron Comes Under the Spotlight for His Business Dealings

David Cameron Comes Under the Spotlight for His Business Dealings David Cameron Comes Under the Spotlight for His Business Dealings LONDON — Until last month, David Cameron was known for one big thing: calling the referendum in June 2016 that produced Britain’s shock vote to leave the European Union and triggered a political earthquake that toppled him as prime minister. …

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Business Groups Push Back on Tax Increase in Biden Plan: Live Updates

Business Groups Push Back on Tax Increase in Biden Plan: Live Updates Business Groups Push Back on Tax Increase in Biden Plan: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: Last week, Ed Bastian, the chief executive of Delta, said he thought Georgia’s voting law had been improved, but on Wednesday he sounded a very different note.Credit…Etienne Laurent/EPA, via Shutterstock …

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Biden Poised to Raise Taxes on Business and the Rich

Biden Poised to Raise Taxes on Business and the Rich

Biden Poised to Raise Taxes on Business and the Rich Biden Poised to Raise Taxes on Business and the Rich Many liberal economists say there are good reasons to raise taxes, starting with using those funds to invest in workers and help build economic opportunity. Spending on physical infrastructure, like roads and water pipes, or on programs like education and …

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What’s Good for the Ocean May Also Be Good for Business

What’s Good for the Ocean May Also Be Good for Business

What’s Good for the Ocean May Also Be Good for Business What’s Good for the Ocean May Also Be Good for Business Others, too, see the value of working with industry groups. Whale Safe is an initiative from the University of California Santa Barbara to help big ships avoid hitting whales as they travel through ports around Los Angeles. The …

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The Week in Business: Here Comes the Stimulus Cash

The Week in Business: Here Comes the Stimulus Cash

The Week in Business: Here Comes the Stimulus Cash The Week in Business: Here Comes the Stimulus Cash Good morning. Millions of Americans will receive their stimulus payments any minute now, as the American Rescue Plan is up and running. Here’s what else you need to know in business and tech news for the week ahead. — Charlotte Cowles What’s …

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When You’re a Small Business, E-Commerce Is Tougher Than It Looks

When You’re a Small Business, E-Commerce Is Tougher Than It Looks

When You’re a Small Business, E-Commerce Is Tougher Than It Looks When You’re a Small Business, E-Commerce Is Tougher Than It Looks A chair sits in the middle of Holiday Market, a specialty grocer near Detroit, and if customers are lucky, they’ll find Tom Violante Sr. sitting in it. The 91-year-old founder still comes to work most days — and …

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