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Business Stories of the Week: June 30

Staples to sell to private equity firm That was easy: Office-supply retailer Staples will be purchased

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7 Tips for Better Business Interviews

Last year, I joined two long-time business journalist colleagues of mine—Randy B. Hecht and Robert McGarvey—on

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Video: Stats and Facts on LGBT-Owned Businesses

LGBT-owned businesses can be a valuable topic for business reporters. While employee diversity has made headlines

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2-Minute Tip: Earnings Per Share and Share Price

Market watchers analyze and discuss earnings per share (EPS) more than any other financial measure. Managers

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5-Minute Survey: What Do You Want to Know About Digital Journalism?

Linda Austin, project director for APME’s NewsTrain, is working to make training in digital journalism more

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Business Stories of the Week: June 23

Amazon may face bidding war Amazon announced plans to buy Whole Foods last Friday, giving the

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Covering Household Debt in Your Community

After the shock of the financial crisis, Americans began weaning themselves off plastic. In each of

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Accuracy Checklist for Journalists

Fewer copy editors in the newsroom—in fact, fewer editors in general—means that reporters must increasingly perform

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The Business of Art: How to Cover Local Auctions

Shock swept the art world last month when a 1982 painting by late graffiti artist and neo-expressionist

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2-Minute Tip: GAAP vs. Pro-Forma Earnings

A company’s finances are sometimes presented in two forms: a more conservative form, which falls in

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