Business Jet Market Bifurcation Goes Into Overdrive
The post-2008 business jet market saw unprecedented bifurcation. Pre-2008, the market had behaved largely as a single entity, with most segments moving in tandem. But in 2008-2010, the top half segment (jets costing $26 million and more) held up well, with a small level of topline growth (3.5% by value). The bottom half, by contrast, saw deliveries fall 57% by value, one of the worst market ...
Harvard Business School to Host New Business of Entertainment, Media and Sports Program
Harvard Business School will host its inaugural session of The Business of Entertainment, Media and Sports executive education program from May 7–10, 2014 on the HBS Campus.
Luxury Hotel in Chandigarh, India Turns Business Into Pleasure With New Package
Business, as it turns out, doesn't have to be boring. When a meeting is held in an exotic location and within elegant rooms where the ceilings soar almost as high as a group's collective imagination, or ...
Business leaders feel most threatened by IT hazards
RESTON, Va., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report published by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI), in association with BSI, has revealed that IT-related threats are continuing to provide the greatest concern for organizations, ranking above other threats such as natural disasters, security incidents and industrial disputes. The annual BCI Horizon Scan shows that three quarters (77 ...
Business survey shows weaker conditions
Recent improvements in business conditions seem to have hit a snag as a lack of employment growth weighs on consumer confidence. February's National Australia Bank (NAB) business survey shows its business conditions index fell five points to zero in the month. Its business confidence index fell two points to plus seven. NAB group chief economist Alan Oster said the sharp fall in business ...
Business leaders concerned about LADWP's future
Local business leaders took their complaints about the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power to Mayor Eric Garcetti.
Business conditions weaken: NAB survey
The improvement in business conditions seems to have been short-lived as employment lags behind better economic growth. The National Australia Bank (NAB) business survey, released on Tuesday, shows that its business conditions index fell five points to zero in February. Its business confidence index fell two points to plus seven. NAB group chief economist Alan Oster said the sharp fall in ...
New Harvard Business Review Press Series Offers Essential Business Skills for Getting Up to Speed Fast
Harvard Business Review Press is bringing its quality content to managers worldwide in a new branded paperback series titled HBR’s 20-Minute Managers. Available in physical and dig
Editorial: Optimistic first-quarter 2014 business outlook
Business confidence remains in good shape in the Philippines, based on the quarterly Business Expectations Survey (BES) by Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and released on February 28, 2014. The survey on Confidence Index (CI) was conducted from January 9 to February 24, 2014, and covered 1,525 firms nationwide with response rate of 83.1%. BSP […]
Business Spotlight: Graceland Portable Buildings of Fayetteville
What got you into this business? "Basically, seeing a need for backyard storage. A lot of people were coming to us for that," said Doug Strickland, who shares ownership of the business with his father and sister. "We looked into it, and we came across an opportunity to become a Graceland dealer.