Category: Business

How Hanno Renner went from yacht skipper to HR start-up CEO

Hanno Renner, co-founder and CEO of Personio. Personio Hanno Renner was 25 when he set up Personio, a software start-up looking to take the myriads of boring admin tasks...

2020 Oscar nominations show the Academy has an issue with diversity

Oscar Statue at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on February 23, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. Rodin Eckenroth Four years after it introduced major...

Canadian C.E.O. Tweets His Anger at U.S. Government

Michael McCain, the chief executive of a Canadian meat processor, Maple Leaf Foods, strongly criticized President Trump and his foreign policy on Twitter on Sunday...

Premium cigar makers could catch a break from FDA as WH applies pressure

Under pressure from the White House, the Food and Drug Administration gave premium cigar-makers and importers a win last week, indicating it may spare the industry from...

FDA to consider restricting menthol vape products if teens begin using

Chris Ratcliffe | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Food and Drug Administration would consider restricting the sale of menthol-flavored vaping products if teens start using...

This Week in Business: Amazon Won Christmas

It was a pretty sleepy week for business news, except for the brisk business done by Amazon, which broke all kinds of records. This coming week looks rather quiet, too,...

An Amazon executive’s career move explains future of law enforcement

Fullerton Police officer wears his Axon body camera on his chest while on patrol in Fullerton, California, on February 16, 2017. A proposed bill in the California...

Chipotle is testing a new restaurant design to maximize digital growth

Exterior of a redesigned Chipotle restaurant Source: Chipotle Mexican Grill Chipotle Mexican Grill announced Thursday that it is testing a different design for its...

Brexit’s Advance Opens a New Trade Era

President Trump has put stock in the unrivaled scale of the American economy in seeking favorable trading arrangements. In his calculus, the United States boasts the...

The cities that lost HQ2 ‘perhaps can create next Amazon”

Losing to the urban neighborhood of Crystal City in Arlington, Virginia, may not be the end story for the more than 230 cities that attempted to win the bid for...