Archives for June 2014

How Airbnb Could Finally Disrupt the Business Travel Market – Forbes

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This past March, desperate for a place to stay during the clamorous South by Southwest festival in Austin, TX, my colleague and I turned to a vacation rental. We needed a place in which to collaborate, hold meetings and spend our evenings, and though we paid dearly for it, we ended up booking a loft ...

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3 Questions You'd Better Answer Before Starting a Business with Your Spouse – TIME

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Make sure you and your partner are in alignment on money, vision and business roles, says entrepreneur Allie Sarto.When people find out that I’ve been running a company with my husband since I was 24, the reactions are always a mix of shock and wonder. “How does that work out?!” they ask us. I’ll be honest: ...

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Can Amazon's Management Portal For vCenter Halt VMware's Growth? – Forbes

Virtualization and cloud computing giant VMware articulated the idea of software-defined data centers last year, aiming to revolutionize the way data centers are built and operated. VMware’s SDDC vision involves virtualization of storage and the network in addition to server virtualization to have a complete software-defined setup. This architecture is gradually gaining popularity among enterprises ...

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Physician-owned business draws questions about conflicts – Sioux Falls Argus Leader

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Physician-owned business draws questions about conflictsSioux Falls Argus LeaderControversial arrangements such as Great Plains represent a variation of a debate in health care, at the center of which is whether doctors should have an ownership stake in hospitals, clinics and other business entities. It's a question that has ...Source

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Change Management Requires Leadership Clarity and Alignment – Forbes

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Change management is in full-force across all industries, yet many leaders are unprepared to act upon and operationalize the requirements for change to avoid business disruption. For many organizations, preparedness begins at the top and this means that leadership – across all levels – must have absolute clarity in purpose and focus; there also must ...

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iTunes U update will bring course creation, management to iPad – Macworld

It may be summer vacation, but teachers and students still got a tip of the hat on Monday, as Apple announced changes to its iTunes U system. The improvements come as part of the existing iTunes U app, and offer a host of new features—most notably, the ability for teachers to create, edit, and manage ...

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Philips to merge lighting component arms into standalone business – Fox Business

Philips is to merge its lighting components businesses into a separate unit worth up to 2 billion euros ($2.7 billion) which may be listed - a major step in its ongoing strategy to refocus on healthcare and high-end lighting systems. Under Chief Executive Frans van Houten, the Dutch company is reinventing itself after its TV, audio ...

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Religious Business Owners Brace for High Court's Contraception Ruling – Wall Street Journal

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Wall Street JournalReligious Business Owners Brace for High Court's Contraception RulingWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—Business and women's groups prepared for the fallout from another Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act—this time on whether the religious beliefs of owners of for-profit enterprises give them the right to opt out of the law's ...Hobby ...

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Canucks management 'woos' Miller in Vancouver – NBCSports.com

Canucks management ‘woos’ Miller in VancouverJames O'Brien Jun 29, 2014, 11:16 PM EDT22 CommentsThe Vancouver Canucks’ goaltending situation has been the source of drama for quite some time, while Ryan Miller‘s uncertainty seems like it mainly sprouted up as free agency approaches. Either way, the two sides may very well find an answer together once July 1 ...

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Budget 2014: Finance Ministry may double tax exemption limit under 80C to Rs … – Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Seeking to boost household savings, the Finance Ministry is considering doubling the exemption limit for investments by individuals in financial instruments to Rs 2 lakh.Presently the investments and expenditures up to a combined limit of Rs 1 lakh get exemptions under Sections 80C, 80CC and 80 CCC of the Income Tax Act.Sources said ...

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