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Mobile app developer Atom Tickets has tinkered with dynamic pricing of movie tickets. Uber did it with rides. Now, others are jumping in. But how well does it work?
Based on simple demand curve equations, using discounts to move inventory that might otherwise go to waste is an easy choice. But factor in the human element and you can[…]
Author John Seabrook explains how a handful of producers revolutionized the songwriting process, developing an almost industrialized method that allowed them to crank out hit after hit with almost uncanny[…]
Anheuser-Busch InBev's acquisition of SABMiller will mean sustained revenue growth and expansion into emerging markets, according to Arash Massoudi of the Financial Times.
In collaboration with SAP
Business simplification is critical for growing small and midsize enterprises because they can introduce complexity into their operations as they expand.
Emerging multinationals may reap the same benefits of doing business globally as developed-market firms, but they face distinctive troubles when it comes to finding skilled workers.
When you work for a multinational business, you often have to share information with co-workers around the world. But that frequently doesn't work as well as it could.
The co-founders of Marou Faiseurs de Chocolat recount how they set up a business making and marketing fine chocolates in Vietnam, a country not known for its production or consumption[…]
Meetings have emerged as one of the most universally despised conventions of American work life. But meetings themselves are not the culprit -- the problem is bad meetings.
Economists agree that Mexico's prospects for becoming a truly industrial economy will remain limited unless it invests heavily in infrastructure. A plan is in place -- but will the country[…]