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Alex Szatkowski

Alexander Szatkowski is a customer support manager by the day and a writer in management and branding essentials by the night. He represents NYK Daily's business narratives.
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Activist hedge fund Marcato Capital to shut down after drop in assets

BOSTON - Activist hedge fund Marcato Capital Management, backed by Blackstone Group and billionaire William Ackman, is shutting down as assets have shriveled after...

Toshiba to extend tender offer period for NuFlare until Jan. 16

Toshiba Corp said on Monday it would extend the period of its tender offer for chip equipment unit NuFlare Technology Inc until Jan. 16.  The...

Lone Star emerges as white-knight bidder for Japanese hotel chain Unizo

TOKYO - Japanese hotel chain Unizo Holdings said on Sunday it had received a friendly buyout offer from U.S. investment fund Lone Star, a...

Cyprus, Greece, Israel to sign pipeline deal on Jan. 2

ATHENS, Greece — The leaders of Cyprus, Greece and Israel plan to sign an agreement early in the new year for the building of...

Most US workers still pay price of no paid parental leave

NEW YORK — Nancy Glynn could not afford a funeral for her newborn son who died after a premature birth. She was already taking time...

Two Powerful Forces in Entrepreneurship: Passion and Pressure

Passion and pressure are two powerful forces that can affect our actions. Passion comes from inside of us and the pressure comes from the...

European liquor off the menu in Indonesia as trade row escalates

JAKARTA/BRUSSELS - What started as a spat with the European Union over Indonesian palm oil has escalated into a far broader trade dispute...

How to Demonstrate Leadership Through Contribution

What is Contribution? Contribution is the giving of our time, energy, ideas, knowledge, emotion, assistance, money, etc., to the community. Demonstrating leadership through contribution includes...

France fines Google 150 million euros for opaque advertising rules

PARIS - France’s competition watchdog fined Google 150 million euros ($167 million) on Friday for abusing its power over the treatment of advertisers, saying...

How Learning Through Experience is the Best Form of Learning

The most basic level human beings learn is through experience. We give meaning to each event in our lives according to our current needs...

Japan cabinet approves record $939 billion budget spending plan for fiscal year 2020/21

Japan’s government has approved a record budget spending worth $939 billion for the coming fiscal year, the Ministry of Finance said on Friday, as...

Airbnb wins fight to remain exempt from European property rules

LUXEMBOURG - U.S. homesharing site Airbnb on Thursday won its battle to remain exempt from onerous European property regulations, as the EU’s top court...

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Apple discontinues iMac Pro, available only till ‘supplies last’

(IANS) Apple appears to have discontinued the iMac Pro as the company has now declared that one can buy the device only till "supplies last." The...

Lack of exercise linked to depression risk amid pandemic

(IANS) Exercise has for long been recommended as a cognitive-behavioural therapy for patients of depression, yet new evidence suggests that the Covid-19 pandemic changed the...

Jack Dorsey puts his 1st tweet on sale, bid reaches Rs 2 cr

(IANS) Twitter CEO and billionaire Jack Dorsey on Saturday announced to sell his very first tweet of March 6, 2006 in the form of a...

OpenAI reveals human brain-like working of artificial neuron

(IANS) Elon Musk-founded startup OpenAI has discovered multimodal neurons in an Artificial Intelligence system that work just like some neurons work in the human...