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How To Fire a CEO

It was a kind of corporate whiplash last week when Barnes & Noble announced that its CEO had been fired, effective immediately and without severance. Here's what the ailing bookseller must do now.

Jul 11, 2018
Pre-Vacation Checklist: Preparing to Disengage

Before you walk out of the office on vacation, there are some important tasks you must attend to, Maryland Smith professor Cynthia Kay Stevens says.

Jul 10, 2018
How To Take a Better Vacation

Finding more pleasure in your time off boils down to some simple steps, Maryland Smith professor Nicole M. Coomber says.

Jul 10, 2018
Can a Robot Create Better Movie Trailers?

It takes just a few seconds for a movie or series trailer to grab you – or to lose you. New model makes most of each second.

Jul 10, 2018
Is It Time To Worry About the Yield Curve?

The U.S. treasury yield curve has economists and market watchers feeling uneasy and warning that a recession may be on the horizon.

Jul 02, 2018
Three Ways Amazon Is Shaking Up U.S. Healthcare

First it was book selling, and then it was retail of all kinds. Later came cloud storage services, streaming entertainment and online advertising. Now with three big moves, Amazon is disrupting healthcare.

Jul 02, 2018
Called It: How Kass Predicted Kraft Heinz's Interest in Campbell's

Bragging rights go to David Kass. He predicted months ago that Kraft Heinz might look to acquire Campbell’s Soup. 

Jun 28, 2018
Why Harley-Davidson Isn't Alone in Overseas Shift

The fact is, manufacturing overseas isn’t even new for Harley-Davidson. Here's why it does it and what might happen now.

Jun 27, 2018
Stop Putting People to Sleep With Your PowerPoints

If your organization relies on PowerPoint or similar software, it doesn’t mean your presentation is destined to leave your audience bored or surfing their smartphones for a distraction.

Jun 26, 2018
Life After Dow Jones for General Electric

Although General Electric has had the longest continuous presence of any company on the Dow Jones Industrial Average, its ouster from the index this week after 111 years wasn't an altogether surprising event. David Kass explains. 

Jun 21, 2018

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