There's an enormous gap between the jobless rates of different samples of the population, which should, in theory, be identical
This is straight-up growth-by-acquisition, a favorite of the private equity firm that controls Burger King
Business leaders trying to appeal to a conservative base are out-Tea Partying the Tea Party candidates
Yes, reports Bloomberg News
Wall Street analysts are no fans of Dave Barger, but JetBlue's chief executive officer says the airline's customer-friendly business model is still young—and effective
The limited run of first-edition models will cost $91,000
An archetype of a "best show" is emerging: darkly lit, depressive, and with some sort of criminal element or deviant behavior that the characters try to morally justify
Tensions at DeGroote School of Business went public recently, when five professors took the Canadian business school's administration to court
Dislike of megabrands can improve business for small shops when major chains move in on their turf
Entrepreneurs: Tom Preston-Werner, 29, Chris Wanstrath, 24, and P.J. Hyett, 25
Sharing open-source software code just got easier. GitHub is a site that brings together more than 70,000 developers who specialize in writing computer software for open-source distribution. They use the site to share ideas so others can borrow from, improve on, or add it to something else, change it—whatever. Most use the free tier of the site. Some companies, such as EMI and blogging software provider Six Apart, use the paid service to sharing internal company software projects.
Lessons learned: "People and companies like saving money," Wanstrath says. "If you help them do that, they will give you their money."