Three Myths of Management

Three Myths of Management

Three Myths of Management March 27, 2006 In a new book, Stanford professors Jeffrey Pfeffer and Robert I. Sutton assail popular yet shaky—maybe even harmful—management practices. Our excerpt starts with a hot trend: benchmarking. by Jeffrey Pfeffer and Robert I. Sutton The catalogue of poor decision practices is immense, but we focus here on... »

Consumer electronics manufacturing in China to grow to $167 bln by 2010

Consumer electronics manufacturing in China to grow to $167 bln by 2010 Posted by ZDNet Research @ 12:30 amChina's consumer electronics manufacturing industry will more than double by 2010, says In-Stat. The industry will grow from $71.5 bln in 2006 to $167 bln in... »

25 Steps To A Wildly Successful Personal Finance Blog

25 Steps To A Wildly Successful Personal Finance Blog Thursday, October 19, 2006 The beauty of blogging is that anyone can do it. What follows is a blow by blow account of how I created a personal finance blog that grew from a readership... »


Profile: GreatCanadianRebates.ca

Canadian Internet Startup Soars Past 10,000 Members, Canadian Shoppers Cash in With Great Canadian Rebates GreatCanadianRebates.ca — the first Canadian website offering cash back rebates for online purchases —... »

Web startup reinventing Wiki? Well, sort of

Web startup reinventing Wiki? Well, sort of  Techno File: Erika D. SmithJuly 8, 2007 People seem to have a visceral reaction to Wikipedia. They either love it or they... »

Do-It-Yourself iPhone Apps

Do-It-Yourself iPhone Apps

Do-It-Yourself iPhone Apps Services that do the coding for you make it easy for nontechies to create iPhone apps. Applications to the Apple App Store are exploding   By... »

‘Branding’ a Newborn: The Baby Name Business

‘Branding’ a Newborn: The Baby Name Business

'Branding' a Newborn: The Baby Name Business By ALEXANDRA ALTERStaff Reporter of The Wall Street Journal. What's in a name? Stress. Sociologists and name researchers say they are seeing... »

Moms crafted a baby-booming business

Moms crafted a baby-booming business

Moms crafted a baby-booming business Julie Dix, left, and Danielle Ayotte started their Taggies business after meeting each other seven years ago. Posted 10/8/2006 8:46 PM ETBy Barbara Hagenbaugh,... »

FIVE THINGS: About an entrepreneur

FIVE THINGS: About an entrepreneur

FIVE THINGS: About an entrepreneur August 27, 2007 BY MARGARITA BAUZA / FREE PRESS BUSINESS WRITER (WILLIAM ARCHIE/Detroit Free Press) Jonathan B. Smith, president of the Sylvan Lake company... »