Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

“[Women are not paid less] because employers pay a woman less than they would have paid a man in her place…The real reason is twofold. Women outnumber men in positions with lower salaries and little chance of promotion. And men and women are segregated between occupations and industries; those where women predominate pay less.”

October 10, 2017

https://www.economist.com/news/international/21729993-women-still-earn-lot-less-men-despite-decades-equal-pay-laws-why-gender

“IBM employs more people in India than anywhere else…All told about one-third of the company’s work force, 130,000 people, work in India.”

September 29, 2017

https://blogs.wsj.com/cio/2017/09/29/the-morning-download-revelations-of-russian-political-ads-on-facebook-twitter-spark-frankenstein-moment/

“The top 25 tech cities were determined [based on] factors such as talent, capital, and growth opportunity” – – Salt Lake City ranks 24th

June 12, 2017

file:///C:/Users/Greg/Downloads/PR-Top25-Graphic.pdf

“The collection consists of…failed products and services…[Each] provides unique insight into the risky business of innovation.”

June 12, 2017

http://museumoffailure.se/

“Huntsman is controlled by a prominent Mormon family…In 1974 it invented the `clamshell’ container for McDonald’s Big Macs.”

May 26, 2017

http://www.economist.com/news/world-week/21722699-business-week