Morning Report

September 13, 2019

How WeWork Hopes to Make Money, How Uber Hopes to Evade the Contracting Law, and How an App Can Make You a Better Spouse

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September 12, 2019

Shazam For Everything, Confusion in California, and a True Pioneer in Hair Care

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. MARKETING Mark Zuckerberg probably doesn’t want you to know who the fastest growing group...
September 11, 2019

Reviving a Family Business, a Progressive Fast-Food Chain, and Why Turnover Can Be Good

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. HUMAN RESOURCES Tom Gimbel, founder of fast-growing staffing company LaSalle Network, says turnover is...
September 10, 2019

Is the Gig Economy Ending? Why Walmart Is Done Buying Small Retailers, And How to Pick a New Office

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. REGULATION When the Small Business Reorganization Act takes effect in February 2020, it will...
September 9, 2019

Stripe Gets Into Lending, Microsoft Avoids the Big Tech Backlash, and Manufacturers Cut Spending

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September 6, 2019

WeWork’s IPO Falters, Facebook Rolls Out Dating, and Etsy Pressures Its Sellers

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September 5, 2019

Bringing Back Incandescent Bulbs, Hiring From Fresh Applicant Pools, and the $5 Billion Mall

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September 4, 2019

Are Scooters Over? Were Opportunity Zones Over-Hyped? How the Koch Empire Grew

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September 3, 2019

Pay-Per-Click Gets Harder, One Company Encourages Employees to Marry (Each Other), and the Trade War Intensifies

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. TRADE Over the weekend, the trade war intensified: “American tariffs on foreign goods had...
August 30, 2019

Trump Loses the Chamber, Chaos on Amazon’s Marketplace, and Training Bosses How to Fire

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August 29, 2019

Startups Are Buying Lord & Taylor, Selling CRM to Manage Your Friendships, and Disrupting Orthodontics

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August 28, 2019

Do You Trust Your Bank? Do Employees Value Their Jeans Over Making Money? Will Consumers Keep Spending?

Get the Oxford Morning Report every day. Click here for a free subscription. FINANCE Do you trust your bank? Lou Mosca, a friend of the Morning Report...