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Life Lessons From Andy Lightfoot, Space NK

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

When it comes to beauty retail, Space NK chief executive officer Andy Lightfoot is well-versed in the industry.
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Making a Comeback: June Job Postings Up 33% Over Lowest Point in April

Making a Comeback: June Job Postings Up 33% Over Lowest Point in April

9 hours ago   |   Economic Modeling

The labor market is making a cautious comeback. In June, Americans started going back to work, the nation's unemployment rate fell from 13.3% to 11.1%, and 4.8 million jobs...
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City of Tulsa Uses New Research to Inform Immigrant-inclusive COVID-19 Relief Measures

11 hours ago   |   Renew our Economy

New research from New American Economy shows that immigrants make up over 19 percent of all Food Sector workers and 6.9 percent of all Healthcare workers in Tulsa...
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More than 4,800 startups that applied for federal PPP loans in the coronavirus-led shutdown had raised venture funding in the last 2 years

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

According to new data from CB Insights , 2,267 investor-backed startups that applied for federal assistance through the Paycheck Protection Program had raised outside funding...
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Why messy data is a big problem in the fight against COVID-19

14 hours ago   |   Fortune

One of the biggest problems facing the healthcare industry and the fight against the coronavirus pandemic is dirty and messy data. Eric Lefkofsky, CEO of healthcare technology...
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B2Bs are figuring out how to stay in business, operate, and recover in a COVID-19 world

B2Bs are figuring out how to stay in business, operate, and recover in a COVID-19 world

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Insider Intelligence publishes thousands of research reports, charts, and forecasts on the Media, Advertising, and Marketing industry. You can learn more about becoming a...
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Inside the legal industry's reaction as it deals with the messy optics of white-shoe law firms taking PPP money

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Elite law firms including Keker Van Nest & Peters, Kasowitz Benson, and Boies Schiller Flexner, are among firms listed as approved for forgivable federal government loans...
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A top industry executive says there are 3 major players in autonomous vehicles, and Waymo, the most talked-about company in the business, isn't one of them

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

An autonomous-vehicle company needs a talented software team, a lot of money, and close ties to a car company to become a major player in the industry, according to Karl...
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Job postings are still far below February's level despite a recent uptick, which shows why unemployment benefits have to be extended past July

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Job-search giant Indeed released data comparing new job postings from this year to last year and found that openings are down 23% compared to pre-pandemic levels in...
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Rust-fighter Northern Technologies saw one-third of its sales fall away this spring

16 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Sales to industrial customers, its biggest market, fell at a slower pace, however.
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Bed Bath and Beyond is closing 200 stores as quarterly sales tumble nearly 50%

Bed Bath and Beyond is closing 200 stores as quarterly sales tumble nearly 50%

Bed Bath & Beyond plans to shutter around 200 stores over the next two years. On July 8, the company published an investor relations presentation that revealed Bed Bath &... Read more ...

A wooden statue of Melania Trump in her native Slovenia was set on fire on...

A wooden statue of Melania Trump in her native Slovenia was set on fire on the Fourth of July

A wooden statue of Melania Trump near near hometown in Slovenia was set on fire. Brad Downey, the artist who commissioned the statue, told Reuters that it was set on fire on... Read more ...

Trump wants to reopen schools. Hint: It's not just about education

Trump wants to reopen schools. Hint: It's not just about education

President Donald Trump's push to reopen America's schools is about more than children's education. It's about the economy. And it's about his reelection. Because for Trump and... Read more ...

3 things to consider before switching to a new high-yield savings account as...

3 things to consider before switching to a new high-yield savings account as interest rates drop

High-yield savings account rates are dropping in reaction to the Federal Reserve decreasing its rate. Some banks are decreasing their rates more drastically than others, so you... Read more ...

Now that we're all spending more on groceries, it's a great time to get a...

Now that we're all spending more on groceries, it's a great time to get a credit card that earns you bonus points. Here are 6 top options

Some rewards credit cards offer bonus points or cash back on purchases at the grocery store.
 Especially since most of us are spending more money on groceries right now, it's... Read more ...

Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don't reopen

Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don't reopen

President Donald Trump is threatening to withhold federal money if schools don't reopen in the fall' Read more ...

Brooks Brothers is permanently closing 51 stores as it enters bankruptcy...

Brooks Brothers is permanently closing 51 stores as it enters bankruptcy during the pandemic. See which have shut down so far

Brooks Brothers filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday. Before its bankruptcy, however, the retailer made the decision to permanently close 51 stores due to the coronavirus... Read more ...

Kanye West says he had the coronavirus but peddles unfounded conspiracies...

Kanye West says he had the coronavirus but peddles unfounded conspiracies about vaccines

Kanye West said in an interview with Forbes that he had the coronavirus in February. In the same interview, West also said he's running for president under the advisement of... Read more ...

Walgreens just made a $1 billion bet on bringing doctor's offices into its...

Walgreens just made a $1 billion bet on bringing doctor's offices into its pharmacies, and it shows how the pharmacy giant is taking on CVS and Walmart as they beef up their health ambitions

Walgreens is betting big that it can use its retail pharmacy to help people go to the doctor. On Wednesday, the retail pharmacy giant said it plans to open 500 to 700 primary... Read more ...

Online pharmacy Truepill raises $25 million to expand into telehealth

Online pharmacy Truepill raises $25 million to expand into telehealth

Truepill, a digital pharmacy that enables healthcare companies to deliver prescriptions, has raised $25 million to expand into telehealth. Read more ...