Archive for September, 2017

Microsoft: Past, Present & Future

The current CEO Satya Nadella thinks he knows where the next tech wave is headed. We need to rediscover what made us great in the first place, he says. Artificial Intelligence will be hugely important going forward./ CNN Money

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Saturday, September 30th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

Les Wexner: Success Stems From Curiosity | 100 Seconds of Advice

Les Wexner, Chairman and CEO of L Brands, talks about the importance of curiosity and open-mindedness. In his opinion, they represent some of the most important ingredients./ Forbes

Saturday, September 30th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

The 5th Annual Event Planner Expo – October 4th 2017

The 5th Annual Event Planner Expo
Wednesday, October 4th . Metropolitan Pavilion, NYC
Featuring keynote speakers:    Martha Stewart, Colin Cowie, and Randi Zuckerberg
This year The Event Planner Expo will be celebrating it’s 5 year anniversary and will feature Martha Stewart, Colin Cowie, and Randi Zuckerberg as keynote speakers. This unique, one day event is designed specifically for event professionals to foster relationships and increase business. The Event Planner Expo features over 150 booths representing the best venues and event services in the New York area, creating a one-stop-shop to cover every detail of your event planning process. With over 2,500 attendees including corporate event and meeting planners, wedding planners, and corporate executives, the networking opportunities are endless!

Speaker Series Schedule: 

Randi Zuckerberg: 4:15-5:00PM
Colin Cowie: 5:30-6:30PM
Martha Stewart: 6:45-7:45PM

*Please make your way to the Speaker Series area on the 2nd floor at least 15 minutes prior to the start of your session

For more information on the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce
 e mail helana@chamber.nyc or call 212-686-7220

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Greater New York Chamber of Commerce, 20 W. 44th Street, 4th floor, New York, NY 10036
Friday, September 29th, 2017 Business Events, events, New York, usa No Comments

The Secret to Success

Is there a “secret” to success? Yes, but it’s not a secret. Michele Tafoya, Sideline Reporter for NBC Sunday Night Football, shares the secret.

 

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Friday, September 29th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

Amazon unveils new Alexa devices

Amazon has unveiled his latest Echo speaker. It is one of many devices powered by Alexa. o

The Echo Spot is like a mini-Echo show. / CNBC

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Thursday, September 28th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

Dan Gilbert: Good People Make Good Things Happen | 100 Seconds of Advice/ Forbes

No matter what happens to technology, we will still be dealing with human beings. We are always in search of good people with noble purposes. No matter what happens, good people will always have your best interests in mind./ Forbes

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Thursday, September 28th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

Equifax CEO Suddenly Retires Following Massive Data Breach

Equifax CEO Suddenly announces his retirement following the massive data breach. Their stock stopped trading.Mark Feidler, the Board Member, will be an interim CEO/ CNBC

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

College classrooms have become propaganda vehicles: Dershowitz

Very unfortunately, college classrooms don’t offer the right of free speech any loonger. Harvard Law Professor Emeritus Alan Dershowitz. Even a moderate voice today fears for his own safety. Many students today sided with Antifa, and misconstrue the freedom of speech for the right to riot./ Fox Business

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Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

CNBC Review: Apple Watch Series 3

The new watch features an antenna built into the screen. 4 gigs of storage activity makes it similar to the previous model. The new model is also faster thanks to the new processor. / CNBC

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Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments

Bernie Marcus | 100 Seconds of Advice

Bernie Marcus, Co-Founder of Home Depot, shares his pearls of wisdom. Entrepreneurs will always flourish in the free market economy. The world is moving so quickly. Job creation is the key to propsperity. Forbes

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Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 Business, digest, usa No Comments