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New business models, big chance: Tech/manufacturing

The 2020 coronavirus pandemic upended the way companies do business. Some are coping better than others—but largely, businesses are optimistic about 2021. That’s especially so for tech-forward organizations in two different industries—technology and manufacturing— that are planning major business initiatives to move beyond crisis response and thrive in a transformed corporate landscape. The pandemic accelerated…

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New business models, big chance: Retail

The global crisis only amplified retail challenges. Since March 2020, at least 347 US companies cited the pandemic as a factor in their decisions to file for bankruptcy. Among them was Guitar Center, whose executives said its e-commerce sales couldn’t replace the experience of musicians trying out instruments in person. Some businesses are finding new…

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Baystate Business: Beer and Boston (Radio)

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The Business of Experience: A CIO Toolkit for the Year Ahead

Working across the C-suite, CIOs have an immense opportunity to transform their businesses through experience, to pivot from resilience, back to growth. Image: Olivier Le Moal – stock.adobe.com Throughout the pandemic, chief information officers have been instrumental in leading digital-focused business transformation at a rapid pace. However, with vaccine deployment underway, there is new hope…

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LG will shut down smartphone Company from July to focus on Clever home, robotics

LG has experimented with different designs for its phones, like the the LG Wing, to try to attract buyers.  Angela Lang/CNET LG on Sunday became the latest legacy phone-maker to exit “the incredibly competitive mobile phone sector” as it struggles in a market dominated by Apple, Samsung and growing Chinese manufacturers. The South Korean company said…

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The U.S. company community lays into Georgia’s new voting law

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Black business leaders urge companies to make a stand on voting rights

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How to Make Selling Your Business a Fulfilling Experience

Too many first-time entrepreneurs find themselves ill prepared for the sale of their business. What should be a happy and fulfilling event often turns out to be frustrating or underwhelming. After interviewing entrepreneurs in several countries over a three-year period, the author has identified three pieces of advice for those who might be planning a…

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Baystate Business: Rentals and Renovations (Radio)

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Investors and business leaders: It’s time to take coaching mainstream

Ariane de Bonvoisin Contributor Ariane de Bonvoisin is an executive coach to top CEOs, startup founders and VCs. She has keynoted the Oprah conference, given a TED talk, and been invited to Google, Amazon, the World Bank, Union Square Ventures and Red Bull to teach about navigating change and founder and startup wellness. The business…