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Gary Cohn

Wells Fargo burned by nuns and guns, unpatriotic execs at Jack Daniel's, the beginning of another HSBC scandal, and what now for Gary Cohn?

How to boost in-store bakery sales

To put the spotlight on an in-store bakery, first make sure the products are ready for their close-up.

Fred Ende considers how data can help educational leadership move toward equality.

Self-driving vehicles will usher in a new era of digital marketing


Spot the early warning signs of a sickness within your organization.

Prepare students for work

A hands-on project teaches students about marketing and budget management.

Last week's poll question: How often do you see candidates bomb their interview because of a single big mistake during the interview?

Bank for International Settlements

Good news from the Basel Committee, Democratic senators conveniently forget what causes banks to go out of business, Citi aims for digital, and Real Madrid boots PSG

Convenient offerings that play to consumer preferences, needs can boost grocerant business
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The lines between supermarkets and restaurants are blurring as grocery retailers expand their foodservice offerings, and items made with natural ingredients and options for special diets can help supermarkets become dining destinations.


There are several steps businesses can take to foster a culture that habitually and successfully maximizes the benefit of analytics at all levels.

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No matter how difficult it is to achieve such a meal, consumers still place a big emphasis on dinner.

Hock Tan Broadcom

Banks go for brick-and-mortar, Goldman Sachs reboots commodities, Broadcom continues chess game with Qualcomm - US government; and Nemanja Magic saves Man United


Simple errors can make your communication ineffective -- and hurt your ability to get results and reach goals.

ACC CEO Cal Dooley reiterated the importance of sound science and a risk-based approach in comments at the association's 2018 GlobalChem conference.