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How getting fit can get you promoted

If you still need to be convinced to exercise, read this.

8 easy ways to become an expert traveler

A veteran business traveler shares eight secrets he's learned over the years--from buying a Tom Bihn bag to carrying a spare battery.





 

Did Steve Jobs lower your salary?

Google and Apple colluded to help keep salaries low in the Valley. Now your own workers may be affected.

Basketball Diaries: Lessons in leadership from the Final Four coaches

These coaches represent everything required for great leadership.

Console wars heating up

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With Nintendo's Wii U now more than a year old, the two remaining members of the triopoly of video game console makers - Microsoft and Sony - are now vying for market share with the latest versions of their signature consoles.

Companies' all-time best April Fools' Day pranks

From Warby Parker's canine glasses line to Honda's in-car haircutting tool, it seems like every company is using the holiday to engage their customers.

Minimum wage hike: Why what happens in Connecticut may not stay in Connecticut

State Dems say hiking the state minimum is good for workers, Republicans say it's bad for business.

How to tell If stress is destroying your performance

Here's how to find those subtle signs stress is impacting your productivity.

Why did the man behind Windows jump ship, and who’s left to steer?

What does Steven Sinofsky's abrupt departure from Microsoft mean for Windows … and the way the company will compete with Apple and Google?

Google Free Zone brings the Internet to feature phones for free

Google Free Zone enables feature phone users use mail, Web search and Google+ for free. Is it generosity at work, a savvy market grab, or both?

How Apple's victory over Samsung will affect you

Digital Trends goes over the many ways Apple's $1 billion victory over Samsung could hurt Android users, and a few ways it could help.

Why do McDonald's burgers look different from their advertisements?

McDonald's Director of Marketing tackles a popular fan question by taking you behind the scenes of an advertisement photoshoot.

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    Cloud strength helps Microsoft earnings top Street

    Thursday, April 24 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-04-24 23:24:38 GMT
    Microsoft Corp. posted flat revenue and a decline in net income for the fiscal third quarter. The results still beat analyst expectations.
    Results from Microsoft's first quarterly earnings release under new CEO Satya Nadella offered fresh justification for his focus on cloud computing.
  • Starbucks eyes soda and lunch as US sales climb

    Starbucks eyes soda and lunch as US sales climb

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    Starbucks reported a stronger quarterly profit on Thursday as customers in the U.S. continued shelling out more money at its cafes.
    Starbucks keeps finding ways to squeeze more money out of people.
  • Visa's 2Q profit jumps 26 percent as payments grow

    Visa's 2Q profit jumps 26 percent as payments grow

    Thursday, April 24 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-04-24 23:24:10 GMT
    By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Visa Inc.'s profit jumped 26 percent in its fiscal second quarter from a year earlier as the company benefited from strong growth in payments volume, service...
    By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Visa Inc.'s profit jumped 26 percent in its fiscal second quarter from a year earlier as the company benefited from strong growth in payments volume, service revenue...
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