Archive for October, 2011

A Clue Towards H.P.?s Plan to Best I.B.M.

Monday, October 31st, 2011

On Thursday Meg Whitman, Hewlett-Packard chief executive, told us that H.P. is a hardware company.? Earlier in the week, a less-noticeable document from H.P. gave a hint of what kind of hardware company it might want to be.

Engine of job growth stalls

Sunday, October 30th, 2011

NEW YORK Two companies with quirky names, Ubiquiti Networks and Zeltiq Aesthetics, made their public debuts earlier this month with listings on the Nasdaq Stock Market. Each company’s stock went up modestly on the first day of trading.

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Saturday, October 29th, 2011

Sean Carter of Bridgeton dumps a box of paperwork into a bin during a shredding event last weekend at Members 1st of NJ Federal Credit Union on West Landis Avenue in Vineland.

Egypt’s Unfinished Revolution

Friday, October 28th, 2011

How one group of entrepreneurs is trying to get its business off the ground’and why the Arab Spring depends on it

10 Industry Benchmarks For Your Call Tracking Conversion Rate

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

When launching a new marketing initiative, you often set a benchmark or baseline against which you measure success. You can gather a baseline? before you make improvements, pick a number out of thin air or compare yourself to the industry average.

Business Insider Is Hiring A Go-getter Junior Sales Planner

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Business Insider is hiring a junior sales planner. The planner will be joining a fast-growing team. He/she will help put together killer proposals for brands like Mercedes, Citi, Continental Airlines, Marriott, IBM, and many more.

Consumer groups file complaint over stealth? PepsiCo ads

Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

In particular, the complaint focuses on online marketing campaigns, including the company’s Asylum 626 and Hotel 626 online video games, and a Rihanna music video tie-in, claiming that they target teenagers in a deceptive manner through a range of stealth marketing techniques, and collect data through social media, mobile phones and various immersive? multimedia platforms.