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  1. Work-life balance: Will Minnesota employees take vacation this 4th of July?Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Examiner.com

    This week, millions of American workers will take advantage of the three-day weekend resulting from the Friday observance of Independence Day, which falls on Saturday. Many will stretch that three-day weekend into a four- or five-day weekend by using one or two of their precious vacation days.

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  2. Fonterra CEO Theo SpieringsRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | NBR Newsroom

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  3. Iran Faces Slow Road Back to Oil Market Even With Nuclear DealRead the original story

    51 min ago | The Washington Post

    The nation's goal of increasing exports 50 percent as soon as restrictions are lifted won't be fulfilled, say Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of America Corp. and Societe Generale SA. That would require an extra 500,000 barrels of daily output, which the banks say will take six to 12 months as OPEC's fourth- biggest producer complies with terms of a deal and revives aging wells.

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  4. Fonterra begins talks with workers as part of reviewRead the original story

    59 min ago | Scoop

    Fonterra Cooperative Group, which is looking to cut hundreds of jobs as part of a review aimed at stripping costs out of its business, says it has begun talks with workers in administrative roles such as finance, legal and information services. The world's largest dairy exporter has hired business management consultant McKinsey & Co to assist in a review of its global operations, part of a strategy chief executive Theo Spierings says is needed to ensure Fonterra "is best placed to respond to a rapidly changing global environment."

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  5. RedCloud Consulting Names Brett Alston Managing PartnerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    RedCloud Consulting , a Bellevue-based boutique management-consulting firm, has named industry expert Brett Alston as Managing Partner to drive the company's planned rapid growth in both client and talent acquisition. Previously Alston was a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Revel Consulting, which he helped build to a $24+ million company and was repeatedly recognized as one of the nation's fastest growing companies on the Inc. 500 list and by the Puget Sound Business Journal.

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  6. Risk Management a Deloitte settles auditor independence dispute for...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Insurance

    Consulting firm Deloitte & Touche L.L.P. on Wednesday agreed to pay more than $1 million to settle U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charges that it violated auditor independence rules when its consulting affiliate maintained a business relationship with a trustee serving on the boards and audit committees of three funds it audited. Also reaching a settlement in the matter were fund trustee Andrew C. Boynton, who was charged with related reporting violations, and the funds' administrator, Denver-based ALPS Fund Services Inc., which was charged with causing related compliance violations, according to the SEC.

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  7. CVC in Talks to Buy France's Smart-Card Connectors Maker LinxensRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheStreet.com

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  8. Level 3 acquires cyber security companyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Level 3 Communications Inc. acquired Internet security firm Black Lotus on Wednesday to expand the cybersecurity capabilities it began emphasizing earlier this year. Level 3, a Broomfield-based telecom , bought privately-held Black Lotus with cash.

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  9. Lowest-paid workers finally lead in wage gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Atlanta a From the drive-through clerk at McDonald's to the greeter at Wal-Mart, unskilled workers are getting raises, signaling a broadening of labor market gains that could give Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reason to begin raising interest rates this year. Average hourly earnings in industries paying less than $12.50 an hour a year ago rose 3.2 percent in the 12 months through April, about 1 percentage point more than wage growth for the job market as a whole, according to Goldman Sachs.

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  10. Amazon's Next Big Opportunity May Be in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... according to Accel Partners . That number could grow to as much as $33 billion by 2020, according to the Boston Consulting Group and the Retailers Association of India . Of the 1.28 billion people living in India, only about 17% are online and only ...

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  11. Deloitte Pays $1M to Settle Auditor Independence ViolationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WebCPA

    The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged Deloitte & Touche LLP with violating auditor independence rules when its consulting affiliate maintained a business relationship with a trustee serving on the boards and audit committees of three funds it audited. Deloitte agreed to pay more than $1 million to settle the charges.

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  12. Florida job cuts drop dramatically for JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Florida saw 636 layoffs in June this year, a sharp drop compared to 12 months ago, when 2,260 job cuts were registered, according to outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas. Totals for the first half of the year were also down in Florida, to 7,800 in 2015, from 12,900 in 2014.

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  13. On Independence Day, Remember That The Meta Data MattersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Switched

    President Barack Obama's 2014 speech on surveillance reform began with a reference to the "The Sons of Liberty" in Boston. If the spymasters of King George III had access to modern surveillance and network analysis techniques in 1776, they might have been able to tell his majesty exactly who to apprehend, preventing those very same Sons of Liberty from fomenting the American revolution that changed the course of human events some 11 score and 19 years ago.

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  14. 2 plea guilty, will testify against John Wiley PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Two defendants charged in connection with the John Wiley Price corruption investigation have pleaded guilty and promised to testify against the powerful Dallas County commissioner. 2 plea guilty, will testify against John Wiley Price Two defendants charged in connection with the John Wiley Price corruption investigation have pleaded guilty and promised to testify against the powerful Dallas County commissioner.

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  15. Failed State: Greece or European Union?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Henry is former chief economist at the international consultancy firm McKinsey & Co. He is now senior fellow at the Columbia University Center for Sustainable International Investment.

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  16. Eric Gregorie, The Boston Consulting Group: 1-617-850-3783Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Getting products to retailers is increasingly an uphill battle for consumer packaged goods companies. Eighty percent of CPG supply chain leaders say transportation is now their greatest worry, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group and the Grocery Manufacturers Association released today.

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  17. a Analysts tab business jet industry for double-digit growth by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    An improving economy is expected to boost the business jet market over the next five years, with the especially good news for Wichita being a projected reassurance of midsize segment. AIN reports that analysts at Frost & Sullivan forecast a global market worth $27.9 billion in 2020 - a 13.8 percent increase over the $24.6 billion in reported billings last year.

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  18. Deloitte settles auditor independence dispute for more than $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    Consulting firm Deloitte & Touche L.L.P. on Wednesday agreed to pay more than $1 million to settle U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charges that it violated auditor independence rules when its consulting affiliate maintained a business relationship with a trustee serving on the boards and audit committees of three funds it audited. Also reaching a settlement in the matter were fund trustee Andrew C. Boynton, who was charged with related reporting violations, and the funds' administrator, Denver-based ALPS Fund Services Inc., which was charged with causing related compliance violations, according to the SEC.

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  19. UPDATE 1-Deloitte to pay $1 mln to resolve SEC auditor independence rule chargesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    Deloitte & Touche LLP will pay more than $1 million to settle charges that it violated auditor independence rules, after its consulting arm maintained a relationship with a trustee who served on boards for funds Deloitte audited, U.S. regulators said. The Securities and Exchange Commission said the trustee, Andrew C. Boynton, and the funds' administrator ALPS Fund Services, also settled charges in the case.

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  20. Risk Management a CEOs tout benefits of Ace buying Chubb Ace Ltd.'s...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    Ace Ltd.'s acquisition of property/casualty and specialty insurer Chubb Corp. for $28.3 billion will "make each other better," Ace Chairman and CEO Evan G. Greenberg said Wednesday. Total shareholder equity would equal almost $46 billion, and investments and assets would equal $150 billion based on Dec. 31, 2014, figures, the companies said in a statement.

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