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El Pollo Loco shares surge more than 30% after IPO

published about 2 hours ago
El Pollo Loco shares surge more than 30% after IPO
El Pollo Loco, the fast-food chain known for Mexican-style grilled chicken, found a sizzling reception on Wall Street for its initial public offering.

Business Events Scheduled for the Coming Month

published about 2 hours ago
Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming month

How to Disrupt Unemployment

published about 2 hours ago
How to Disrupt Unemployment
Vint Cerf and David Nordfors are the leaders of the i4j Innovation for Jobs Summit.Some say all jobs may be automated. Perhaps next thing consumption will be automated, too, and then we are really in trouble. Seriously, something does not make sense with this way of thinking.Instead, innovation may disrupt unemployment. With a new mindset that...

Social Media Won't Fix Your Broken Customer Service

published about 2 hours ago
I’ve spent a lot of time working with globally recognized organizations to strengthen and refocus their customer service offerings. I’ve also spent a lot of time as a customer and have observed glaring holes in the process businesses have designed to handle customer issues.

Rewind Chicago: A View Of Michigan Avenue Then And Now

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Rewind Chicago: A View Of Michigan Avenue Then And Now
The year is 1925, the view is of North Michigan Avenue from around Erie to Walton Street.


Lyft Reaches Deal in New York

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Lyft Reaches Deal in New York
Ride-sharing app Lyft Inc. has agreed to use only commercial drivers in New York City and follow state and local law as it prepares to ... more

There's No Flying in Drone School

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There's No Flying in Drone School
With a coming boom expected in the unmanned-aircraft industry, universities and colleges are scrambling to train pilots. But thanks to government rules, they can't actually ... more

Hotel chain tries out fitness-friendly brand in Rockville

published about 3 hours ago
Between organic cocktails, personal yoga mats and paleo-friendly meals, Even Hotels is hoping it’s got the most health conscious of travelers covered. The newest brand ... more

Russia's Food Regulator Files Suit Against McDonald's

published about 4 hours ago
The regulator seeks to ban some of McDonald's most popular products, alleging violations of safety codes which the U.S. company denies.

NHTSA Reviews Chevy Impala Glitch

published about 4 hours ago
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, acting out of "an abundance of caution," is conducting a limited review into some Chevrolet Impala models over a ... more
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Indie ISP gives customers a 'Netflix Warning'

published about 3 hours ago
The side of Net Neutrality you don't often hear A pioneering American community ISP is telling customers that Netflix should spend more time improving its ... more

Feel free to BONK on the TUBE, says Transport for London

published about 4 hours ago
Plus: Almost NOBODY uses pay-by-bonk on buses - Visa From 16 September you will be able to pay for your journey on the London Underground ... more

Audio tech upstart DTS takes on Wi-Fi speaker juggernaut Sonos

published about 5 hours ago
Wireless speaker tech market gets feisty Audio tech supplier DTS is taking on Sonos’ wireless speakers with its Play-Fi tech, which it claims employs open ... more

The XP factor gives MEGA-DISTIE Ingram Q2 sales a boost

published about 6 hours ago
Just don't ask about operating profits... The tills rang often for massive global distie Ingram Micro during its second calendar quarter, helped by frenzied PC ... more

BSkyB slurps Murdoch's Italian and German Sky assets to beef up European pay-TV biz

published about 10 hours ago
Pays Uncle Rupert £4.9bn for square-eyed deal BSkyB is pursing a bold pay-TV strategy in Europe with the unsurprising buyout today of 21st Century Fox's ... more

Argentina says to continue talks with debt mediator

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Argentina will continue to talk with the mediator in its battle with holdout creditors over the coming days, the country's economy ministry said on Friday ... more

Friday Sector Laggards: Utilities, Services

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Friday Sector Laggards: Utilities, Services
In afternoon trading on Friday, Utilities stocks are the worst performing sector, showing a 0.9% loss. Within that group, American Electric Power Company, (NYSE: AEP) ... more

Friday Sector Leaders: Healthcare, Technology & Communications

published about 1 hour ago
Friday Sector Leaders: Healthcare, Technology & Communications
In afternoon trading on Friday, Healthcare stocks are the best performing sector, losing just 0.2%. Within that group, Tenet Healthcare (NYSE: THC) and Quest Diagnostics ... more

Qualcomm Popular Amongst Latest 13F Filers

published about 2 hours ago
At Holdings Channel, we have reviewed the latest batch of the 26 most recent 13-F filings for the 06/30/2014 reporting period, and noticed that Qualcomm, ... more

Lexington Realty Trust's 6.50% Series C Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

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Lexington Realty Trust's 6.50% Series C Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock Goes Ex-Dividend Soon
On 7/29/14, Lexington Realty Trust's 6.50% Series C Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock (NYSE: LXP.PRC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.8125, payable on ... more

Shortcuts: Employees Who Leave Are increasingly Returning to the Fold

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Shortcuts: Employees Who Leave Are increasingly Returning to the Fold
LeBron James is just one example of a boomerang employee — one who leaves a job only to return. The tactic is on the rise, ... more

Retiring: The Special Challenges of Retiring From a Business You Own

published about 4 hours ago
Retiring: The Special Challenges of Retiring From a Business You Own
To prevent organizational or financial hardships in retirement, owners must take time to prepare children or other relatives to take over, experts say.

Wealth Matters: Seeing a Supersize Yacht as a Job Engine, Not a Self-Indulgence

published about 7 hours ago
Wealth Matters: Seeing a Supersize Yacht as a Job Engine, Not a Self-Indulgence
Dennis Jones, owner of a superyacht that helped save a shipyard, says the spending that goes with a lavish lifestyle can do as much good ... more

Mortgages: Improving Default Rates on F.H.A. Loans

published about 22 hours ago
Mortgages: Improving Default Rates on F.H.A. Loans
New research from the Urban Institute suggests reasons that V.A. mortgages are less likely to go into default than F.H.A. loans.

DealBook: Offering Small Fees, Banks Cater to Low-Income Customers

published 2 days ago
DealBook: Offering Small Fees, Banks Cater to Low-Income Customers
The products provide a different kind of payout: good will from regulators and a chance to woo customers who might one day become profitable.