Professional social situations can be awkward. And, unfortunately, many people wind up making fools of themselves because they don’t understand that etiquette rules in business differ slightly from those in standard social settings. 1,439 more words
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TORONTO — The Toronto stock market closed higher Tuesday, boosted in part by major corporate deal making as Burger King announced it’s buying Tim Hortons. The cash and stock deal is worth about US$11 billion and will create the world’s third-largest quick service restaurant company. 606 more words
Less than a month after Argentina defaulted for the second time in 13 years, George Soros has suddenly emerged as a key rival of fellow billionaire Paul Singer in the legal fight over the nation’s debt. 1,013 more words
HP recalls over 6 million PC power cords in Canada and the U.S. over risk they will overheat and melt
Hewlett-Packard Co. is recalling more than 6 million personal-computer power cords in the U.S. and Canada, citing reports of overheating and melting units.
The cords, distributed with Hewlett-Packard and Compaq notebooks and related products, were sold from September 2010 to June 2012, the Palo Alto, California-based company and U.S. 122 more words