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Consumer Goods and Services

Trump threatens additional $200bn in tariffs on China

2018-06-19 06:58:03| BBC News | Business | UK Edition

The threat escalates a tit-for-tat trade row with Beijing over US tariffs imposed on Chinese goods.

Category: Consumer Goods and Services

The personal stylists helping out-of-work women

2018-06-19 01:53:38| BBC News | Business | UK Edition

Smart Works charity offers styling and interview coaching for women who are struggling to find work.

Category: Consumer Goods and Services

Water firms failed customers during 'Beast from the East'

2018-06-19 01:01:35| BBC News | Business | UK Edition

The water industry regulator says firms did not properly support customers during the "the Beast from the East".

Category: Consumer Goods and Services

Information Technology

Cisco, Dell, and the Race to Make a Better World

2018-06-18 19:43:16| TechNewsWorld

To say we live in troubled times would be an understatement. It often feels like the politicians and executives who surround us are interested only in who can tell the biggest whopper while lining their own pockets and leaving their constituents and customers to pay the bills. I recently read that the real reason Jon Stewart stepped down from The Daily Show was that he was incredibly angry all the time.

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Category: Information Technology

Upcoming iOS Access Restrictions Could Stymie Law Enforcement

2018-06-16 14:00:00| TechNewsWorld

Apple plans to equip iOS 12 with USB Restricted Mode, which requires users to unlock their iPhone with their passcode before USB accessories can connect if the phone last was unlocked more than an hour earlier. The company included this feature in the developer versions of iOS 11.4.1 and iOS 12. Apple will release USB Restricted Mode publicly in a future software update, it confirmed this week.

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Category: Information Technology

How Can Marketers Improve Trust, Authority & Credibility? Lee Odden Explores During IDMA 2018 Keynote In Mumbai

2018-06-15 19:30:47| Marketing and Public Relations - M&O

What are the best ways that digital marketers can improve trust, gain authority, and grow credibility? Actionable answers await as TopRank Marketing chief executive and co-founder Lee Odden presents a major global keynote presentation during the Indian Digital Marketing Awards conference on June 27, 2018 in Mumbai, India. [caption id="attachment_6801" align="alignright" width="200"] Lee Odden[/caption] Lee brings his noted influencer marketing background to IDMA 2018 for "5 Secrets to Growing Influence in Marketing," which he'll present as a conference global keynote speaker on Wednesday, June 27 at 12:25 p.m. in Mumbai. "The average tenure of a CMO is under four years, representing a crisis in confidence when it comes to marketing," Lee noted. "To advance the valuable contributions marketing can make to everything from short-term sales to long-term market share, it is important for marketers to build trust and influence within their own organization," Lee added. Lee will examine how you can bring marketing back in a digital world with a recent past that has been marred by challenging concerns facing media platforms from fake news to inappropriate content, to measurement. Lee will explore what needs to be done to dial the conversation back on marketing, and to put the smart marketer at the forefront of change. With the credibility of marketing among customers and within companies at risk, how can marketers improve trust, authority and credibility? In this keynote presentation, Lee will share five actionable secrets to building greater influence in marketing, to help you: Understand the nature of influence both internally and with customers Build trust with company executives to inspire more confidence in marketing Learn how major brands are using influence to achieve greater success with marketing to customers Put marketing first by making customers the focus of your digital marketing Registration and complete IDMA 2018 conference details are available on the IDMA 2018 website. We hope you'll join us in Mumbai for Lee's latest insightful keynote, or follow along on Twitter using the #e4mIDMA hashtag. The post How Can Marketers Improve Trust, Authority & Credibility? Lee Odden Explores During IDMA 2018 Keynote In Mumbai appeared first on Newsroom.

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Category: Information Technology

Real Estate

Forest City Is Said to Restart Deal Talks With Brookfield

2018-06-18 21:28:17| National Real Estate Investor

The potential price under discussion is close to the range of $25 to $25.50 per share that was being negotiated when talks fell apart in March.

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Category: Real Estate

AvalonBay Is Said to Offer a 50% Stake in Manhattan Apartments

2018-06-18 21:28:17| National Real Estate Investor

AvalonBay is seeking a buyer for a 50 percent interest in a group of seven properties, including buildings in the Chelsea and Morningside Heights neighborhoods.

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Category: Real Estate

10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 18, 2018)

2018-06-18 17:30:48| National Real Estate Investor

A new service is planning a tool to help commercial real estate clients track market trends, according to the Wall Street Journal. Ford is renovating a 17-story office tower in Detroit to make way for autonomous vehicle testing and research, The Associated Press reports. These are among todays must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.

Category: Real Estate


TDC names Sony Ericsson ex-CEO Nordberg as board chairman from August

2018-06-18 17:18:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) Danish operator TDC has announced the appointment of Bert Nordberg as chairman from 01 August. TDC was recently taken over by a consortium of pensions companies PFA Pension & Forsikringsselskab, PKA and ATP and Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets. Nordberg has served as chairman of Vestas since 2012 and is non-executive director of the boards of Electrolux, Saab, Skandinaviska Cellulosa (SCA) and Essity. Between 2009 and 2012, he was president and CEO of Sony Ericsson.

Category: Telecommunications

Google to invest USD 550 million in China's

2018-06-18 10:03:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) Google announced it will invest USD 550 million in Chinese e-commerce company Google and say this investment is part of a broader partnership that will include the promotion of products on Google's shopping service. 

Category: Telecommunications

China has not given accord to Qualcomm regarding NXP - report

2018-06-18 09:16:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) Uncertainty continues to reign over Qualcomm's proposed acquisition of NXP for USD 44 billion. Reports from the South China Morning Post said last week that China had given its green light but other sources, from Reuters, said today that this is not the case. Sources close to the deal said they were not aware of any Chinese approval. One of them said the US tariffs on Chinese goods could impact the process.

Category: Telecommunications