Tag Archives: Business

5 Questions for CEO Mary Barra on General Motors to recall 1.5 million vehicles

Mary Barra has spent much of her first three months as General Motors CEO apologizing for the company’s failure to recall 2.6 million vehicles until after 13 deaths had occurred. Tuesday she’ll have to answer some very tough questions from the House Energy and Commerce Committee about why it took GM 10 years to order […]

Argentina faces lawsuit over US satellite contract

An Argentine bondholder seeking to collect on hundreds of millions of dollars in judgements stemming from the country’s historic 2002 default filed a lawsuit today aiming to take control of the country’s rights under a contract for satellite launches with a private US firm. The lawsuit, pending in Los Angeles federal district court, was filed […]

The Strategy behind FedEx’ fast service.

FedEx Express or Federal Express is the world’s largest airline in terms of freight tons flown and the world’s fourth largest in terms of fleet size. It is a subsidiary of FedEx Corporation, delivering packages and freight to more than 375 destinations in nearly every country each day. The firm was named by Fortune magazine […]

Your New Sales Cycle: Optimizing for the Ultimate Moment of Truth

Search is a natural step in the discovery process. In a web-based world, search engines offer a lens into a qualified and structured view to help online consumers focus and make informed decisions. With Google dominating search, marketers concentrated on improving search ranking through tried and true techniques to ensure that what they were marketing […]

Hyundai Motor launches ceiling solar power system at Asan plant

SEOUL, Dec. 23 (Yonhap) — Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea’s biggest carmaker, said Monday that the country’s single largest ceiling-mounted solar power system went into operation at its local plant. Hyundai said the power system built in cooperation with Korea Midland Power Co. is made up of 40,000 solar individual panels that are all placed […]

China Estimates 2013 Growth at 7.6% as Challenges Seen Ahead

China estimates that growth slowed to 7.6 percent this year, with mounting challenges putting pressure on the nation’s traditional growth model of investment-led spending, according to the official Xinhua News Agency. The calculation for the gain in gross domestic product for 2013 was included in a report by the State Council, or cabinet, to the […]

Investors Slam The Brakes On Tesla, Time To Stay On The Shoulder?

Forbes.- Valuation doesn’t matter, until it does. That’s the refrain I hear from countless analysts, investors and strategists when it comes to momentum or “story” stocks, where enthusiasm for where the company is going next overshadows the financial performance it can deliver now. Dozens of stocks have been carried by the frenzy of lofty expectations, and then […]