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Grammy Awards marketing exec will be keynote speaker at Boston’s FutureM conference



Grammy Awards marketing exec will be keynote speaker at Boston’s FutureM conference

From: bizjournals.com Marketing an event year-round whose tagline is “music’s biggest night” would likely be a challenge for any experienced marketer. But that’s exactly what Evan Greene, chief marketing officer for the Grammy Awards is in charge of. Greene will be offering insights related to how he leverages technology, big data and social media to keep the […]

Public opinion of big business improves, but small business still rules



Public opinion of big business improves, but small business still rules

From: bizjournals.com As the economy improves, more Americans have a positive view of big business, but they’re still more likely to trust small business. That’s according to a survey conducted by the Public Affairs Council, a trade association for public affairs professionals. The survey found that 69 percent of Americans have a very or somewhat favorable opinion […]

My 5 favorite apps for business: Ingar Grev



My 5 favorite apps for business: Ingar Grev

From: bizjournals.com Here are Ingar Grev’s favorite smartphone apps. Grev is the founder of The Strategy Tank, a think tank for CEOs, and owner of the Washington, D.C.-area franchise of The Growth Coach. 1. Evernote If you’re a business person and aren’t using Evernote, I urge you to stop reading this article and download the app now. I […]

The Economic Effect of the World Cup – Infographic



The Economic Effect of the World Cup – Infographic

Much has been written about Brazilians’ discontent with the amount of money spent in hosting the World Cup this year. It’s been somewhat jarring given Brazil’s reputation as the arguable epicenter of soccer, though it’s consistent with the shade cities are casting toward hosting the Olympics in coming years. The infographic below, provided by financial services social […]

Finding and Attracting Investors – Small Business Learning Center



Finding and Attracting Investors – Small Business Learning Center

This self-paced training exercise provides an introduction to finding and attracting investors. Topics include determining the need for outside financing, defining what an investor is and where to find them, explaining the investment process and understanding investor expectations. [button url=”http://www.sba.gov/tools/learning-center-registration/867921″ background=”#ebecec” color=”#3b3838″ ts_color=”light”]Click here to watch[/button] Duration: 00:30:00

Globe: Deadline Extended for ‘14 Top Places to Work Nominations



Globe: Deadline Extended for ‘14 Top Places to Work Nominations

If you missed the chance to nominate your company for The Boston Globe’s annual Top Places to Work, you’re in luck. The Globe has extended the deadline to participate in the survey until June 27. The survey is open to any Massachusetts organization with 50 or more employees. This includes private and public employers, nonprofit organizations, […]

Brazil to win 2014 World Cup, says Goldman Sachs



Brazil to win 2014 World Cup, says Goldman Sachs

Host nation Brazil will beat Argentina 3-1 in the final of the 2014 World Cup, while England will not make it beyond the group stages, according to economists at Goldman Sachs. A detailed analysis from the City economists predicted that England will finish third in Group D, marking the end of their tournament, with Italy and Uruguay progressing to the […]

Parceria MIB e ABRACOMEX



Parceria MIB e ABRACOMEX

Massachusetts Institute of Business (MIB Business School) e ABRACOMEX – Associação Brasileira de Consultoria e Assessoria em Comércio Exterior do Brasil estabeleceram parceria para expansão do acesso à educação superior americana de qualidade para estudantes brasileiros: International Business Management com ABRACOMEX. O primeiro programa foi o de International Trader Management, lançado em 2014 com mais de […]