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eBay’s North America chief to depart

Dive Brief: EBay SVP for North America Christopher Payne will depart by year’s end and the company is seeking his replacement, Re/Code confirmed Wednesday. Payne has been at eBay since 2009 when the marketplace acquired his company Positronic and has been SVP for North America for four years. Payne also spent …

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Bidding For The Games: How America Would Lean On Local Business To …

Tuesday, the United States Olympic Committee announced that it would, contrary to reports, submit a formal bid from an American city to host the 2024 Summer Olympic Games.   The United States has not hosted the Summer Olympics since 1996 Games were held in Atlanta, but innovative bids by Boston and …

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Forbes

Julia Beardwood woke up one day–and like many chained to a corporate job, she bled unhappiness. But unlike many who yearn for change and don’t do anything about it, Julia took a different road. Call it a road of action. As founder and owner of Beardwood & Co., she reigns …

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America’s Worst Run Companies

What makes a company truly poorly run? Businesses make mistakes almost daily, and industries can transform rapidly, eroding even a market leader’s competitive advantage. Companies that are struggling may have declining fundamentals, such as revenues and earnings. Ultimately, however, it is the market that determines how well, or poorly, a …

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