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Microsoft scrambles forward for overhauling and reshuffling!!

Phew!! Microsoft has its hands full!! The tech giant is busy with overhauling and has recently announced a major reshuffling of the company’s structure. Will the organizational chart at Microsoft now be spelling innovation?

Google is world's second best company to work for!

CNN has has short listed 25 companies with best working environment taking into consideration different parameters.

Republicans question loan to now-defunct Solyndra

The $528 million loan to Solyndra Inc., solar penal manufacturing company, has become cause of concern for Obama administration following company's collapse.

Skippy peanut butter recalled over salmonella concern

In yet another recall linked to salmonella, Unilever United States, Inc., has called back Skippy peanut butter spreads.

Going to an Interview? Avoid Uttering These

While making the big impression it’s often, not what you say, but what you don’t say that can make the difference. The Money Times suggests remarks that should be avoided in interviews.

5 Signs You Should Fire Your Client

It might seem like a taboo thing to do when you decide to fire a client. But sometimes when a client pulls you down instead of leading you ahead to more profit, it’s time you need to end the association.

Here's That Dreaded Reverse Split!


Attempts to lift Evergreen Solar (Nasdaq: ESLR) out of the penny-stock swamp by natural means aren't working. Here comes the reverse split! Evergreen will trade under the new symbol ESLRD for 20 days starting tomorrow (yes, the split happens on a Saturday). The market is taking this in stride as the plan was approved months ago and largely finalized this month. Monday morning, Evergreen's shares should be worth about $3 per share, reflecting a 1-for-6 reverse split.

4-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Aegean Marine Petroleum

 

Is Big Lots' Management Creating Value?


Warren Buffett's partner, Charlie Munger, once said, "I think I've been in the top 5% of my age cohort all my life in understanding the power of incentives, and all my life I've underestimated it. And never a year passes but I get some surprise that pushes my limit a little farther."

Don't Get Too Worked Up Over Raytheon's Earnings


Although business headlines still tout earnings numbers, many investors have moved past net earnings as a measure of a company's economic output. That's because earnings are very often less trustworthy than cash flow, since earnings are more open to manipulation based on dubious judgment calls.