One-star Yelp reviews for restaurants in my town read like a manifesto from someone who’s only a week into their anger management course. One star for the fancy ice cream shop: “Don’t bother unless you like getting ripped off!” One star for the local barbecue joint: “Who in the world would put sauce on a SMOKED BEEF BRISKET… ” One star for the Chinese dumpling shop: “Thought it was real Chinese sit down style with a waiter. Not a fastfood [sic] joint, where you had to order at the counter, then pickup [sic] at the other end!!!” … [Read more...] about The easiest way to help struggling small businesses? Give them 5 stars on Yelp
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Sanofi will raise over $11 billion from the sale of 21.6 million shares in its U.S. partner Regeneron , the French drugmaker said on Wednesday, adding it would use the proceeds for innovation and general growth. … [Read more...] about Drugmaker Sanofi to raise over $11 billion via sale of Regeneron shares
What it really means to put employees first When concerns over coronavirus first began to surface earlier this year, Workday’s leadership team knew we would need to make tough decisions—and quickly. But not even our most senior leaders, many of whom had weathered the dotcom boom and bust and other crises had a playbook for a pandemic. So we turned to our core values and aligned around the first of six tenets posted on our website: “Most fundamentally, people are the core of our business. Without them, we would not have a business.” … [Read more...] about Bosses, now is the time to show employees your company’s values
"Maruti will benefit from its gasoline driven portfolio as the breakeven for diesel vehicles has further increased after the introduction of BSVI variants. As the company has a robust balance sheet, with cash reserves of around Rs 40,000 crore (around 25 percent of market cap), we expect the industry leader to withstand the downturn due to its scale and robust balance sheet," said the brokerage. … [Read more...] about Brokerages upgrade these 15 stocks to buy, expect 11-75% returns in a year
The very purpose of bringing in IBC was a time-bound resolution of bad assets. Given the blanket ban, banks do not have any option for recovery if these loans go bad. “A binding framework of resolution outside of IBC has found very little success in the Indian market. Suspending IBC in entirety, while it looks like a relief to corporates, could actually lead to the corporates being in a state of flux, as all creditors coming together without the sword of IBC on them, has never really won the popularity vote,” said Veena Sivaramakrishnan, Partner, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. … [Read more...] about What does the IBC data tell us about the state of Indian economy?