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‘Hire folks that are better than you’

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Real estate mega-project developer speaks on work ethic, hiring and inclusion Marc Weller is president of Sagamore Development, a real estate company working on one of the largest urban revitalization projects in the United States, called Port Covington, on more ...

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On raising $40 million, making decisions and hiring staff

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    James Foster is CEO of ZeroFox, a social media cybersecurity company in Baltimore. Last year, the company raised $40 million in a round of financing. Foster spoke to Tim Curtis of The Daily Record about a number of ...

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Business news roundup

The biggest farmer in the United States can’t control what he’s most dependent on: water. The CALIFORNIA SUNDAY MAGAZINE > A Chinese casino has conquered a piece of America. BLOOMBERG BUSINESSWEEK > Japan just approved a new drug that can ...

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How smart is your business software strategy?

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Business software has changed. Now, the most effective solutions are accessible in the cloud on any device, and integrate with each other to make your business more efficient. Evaluate what you are doing with your business software to make sure ...

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Business news roundup

A parody cryptocurrency broke $2 billion in market capitalization. CNBC > New York City has sued oil companies for costs related to the environmental effects of their products. BLOOMBERG > How some small businesses are helping employees with emotional problems ...

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5 Tips for Managing Remote Workers

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There are many guides for remote workers and companies that choose to let people work from home, but there aren’t many for the managers of remote workers. Here are a few tools and tips that can help you manage a remote team.

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Business news roundup

Here’s why you can’t find your favorite holiday movies on streaming services: they’re too good and too old. BLOOMBERG > Robots could make many professions obsolete in the coming years. THE NEW YORK TIMES > Perhaps going in the opposite direction from ...

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Try these 6 guidelines for effective brainstorms

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Adam Schnitzler, co-founder and Chief Creative Officer of The S3 Agency, a digital advertising, public relations and social media firm in New Jersey, writes with these tips to improve your next brainstorm session:

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Business news roundup

Bitcoin surpassed $11,000, some hours after surpassing $10,000. It’s risen 75 percent since October. But is it a bubble? BLOOMBERG > Fortune’s Businessperson of the year for 2017 is Jen-Hsun “Jensen” Huang, co-founder and CEO of Nvidia. Find out how ...

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