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  • Business5 months ago

    Despite falling foul of the #MeToo movement, Lululemon is soaring

    BOSS wanted for firm with tarnished reputation in troubled industry. On the face of it, the vacancy to become chief executive of Lululemon doesn’t ooze appeal....

  • Business5 months ago

    Fiat Chrysler appoints a new boss

    THE question of who would replace Sergio Marchionne has been in the air for a year or more, ever since the boss of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles...

  • Business5 months ago

    The stress that kills American workers

    WORK can make you sick and shorten your life. That is the argument of a hard-hitting book* by Jeffrey Pfeffer, a professor at the Stanford Graduate...

  • Business5 months ago

    Universities withstood MOOCs but risk being outwitted by OPMs

    “THERE’S only two things you do in the navy,” says Vice-Admiral Al Harms, former commander of the USS Nimitz, a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier that is one...

  • Business5 months ago

    David Solomon will be the new CEO of Goldman Sachs

    LAME-DUCK periods can last for only so long. It was clear beforehand that a Goldman Sachs earnings call this week would be packed with questions about...

  • Business5 months ago

    Are strikes making a big dent in Ryanair’s profits?

    ALL should be rosy at Europe’s largest low-cost airline. Ryanair’s passenger numbers are growing and costs per seat-kilometre flown are—just about—lower than its competitors’. But investors...

  • Business5 months ago

    Fiat Chrysler appoints a new boss

    THE question of who would replace Sergio Marchionne has been in the air for a year or more, ever since the boss of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles...

  • Business5 months ago

    The case for treating disabled travellers better

    TRAVELLING for work can be expensive, uncomfortable and unpleasant, even for those without a mobility issue. But spare a thought for people who do, many of...

  • Business5 months ago

    Mario Draghi’s replacement is already being discussed

    A LOT rests on the shoulders of the euro zone’s top central banker. The president of the European Central Bank (ECB) is not just in charge...

  • Business5 months ago

    In China, a rare public spat between officials as debt pressures build

    LIKE other countries, China has bureaucratic infighting. But it does better than most at keeping tussles hidden from outside view, especially under Xi Jinping, a president...