Author Archives: Jason Whong

iPhone business tips: Collaborate in the Notes app

The following tip is excerpted from “100+ iPhone/iPad Tricks You Can Do Right Now! (iOS 12)” by Liz M. Weiman, published by iWorkshop Academy Press. It is reprinted in BetterSMB by permission. Trick 43: Collaborate with Others in Real Time Using the ...

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Business news roundup

Here are the six cars that General Motors will stop making by the end of 2019. CNN BUSINESS > It’s the latest sign that the era of the industrial conglomerate is over. United Technologies is spinning off its elevator and ...

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These are America’s richest self-made women

According to Forbes, America’s richest self-made women for 2018 are: 1. Diane Hendricks ($4.9 billion) 2. Marian Ilitch ($4.3 billion) 3. Judy Faulkner ($3.5 billion) 4. Meg Whitman ($3.3 billion) 5. Johnelle Hunt ($3.2 billion) 6. Oprah Winfrey ($3.1 billion) ...

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A number to know: Amazon jobs

25,000 Amazon recently announced New York City and Arlington, Virginia, will become the new homes of the online retail giant’s second headquarters and will bring 25,000 jobs to each city. READ MORE AT THE NEW YORK TIMES >

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Business News Roundup

Why did the stock market drop? USA TODAY > A Silicon Valley tech investor called the startup economy a “Ponzi scheme.” CNBC > A report says China used a tiny chip to infiltrate U.S. companies. BLOOMBERG BUSINESSWEEK> Here are three ...

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Attract employees with social media: Strong presence deemed crucial for recruitment

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Using social media to recruit workers remains a growing practice among businesses. The most recent survey of members of the Society for Human Resource Management on that topic found that most organizations use it for recruitment. The 2015 survey, which ...

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