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| Business Executives Have Split View on Outlook for Companies and U.S. Economy as a Whole|
Business executives remain optimistic about their companies’ prospects for the coming year, but that sentiment is offset by deeper pessimism about the U.S. economy. This may have implications for hiring plans, according to the fourth quarter AICPA Economic Outlook Survey, which polls chief executive officers, chief financial officers, controllers and other certified public accountants in U.S.
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 04:13:00 -0800
| NVTC President and CEO Bobbie Kilberg Inducted Into Washington Business Hall of Fame as Laureate|
HERNDON, Va., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday night, The Washington Business Hall of Fame inducted Northern Virginia Technology Council President and CEO Bobbie Kilberg as a laureate at a ceremony honoring outstanding leaders and entrepreneurs in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. In accepting the award, Kilberg noted that she was doing so on behalf of NVTC, stating that ...
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 06:01:00 -0800
| Business leaders say foreign takeover rules hurting Canada’s economy|
A year after Prime Minister Stephen Harper introduced grittier foreign takeover rules and declared Canada “open for business,” Canadian premiers and business leaders say the changes have created a chilling effect that is scaring off desperately needed foreign investment and damaging the economy.
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:43:11 -0800