The measure would allow adults ages 21 and older to possess, transport and use up to an ounce of the drug for recreational purposes. It would also place a 15 percent sales tax on marijuana. Read more »
NEW YORK—Casper, the mattress-in-a-box startup which built its business online, is going to start selling its mattresses through more than 75 West Elm stores beginning next week.
The partnership will have Casper as the exclusive mattress available in Brooklyn-based West Elm’s retail locations, website, and catalog starting next Tuesday. The physical locations will also host an in-store ...5 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO—If you're feeling the world's being turned upside down amid huge changes, you're in good company.
KPMG's latest survey of 400 U.S. CEOs found that 65 percent say the next three years will be more critical for their industries than the past 50 years.
"Today's top business leaders understand that long-term success in this era of fast-paced technological change and global economic ...14 minutes ago
Peter DeMarco answers leadership questions from readers.
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The first step in more effectively standing up to verbal bullies is to know who they are ahead of time.
It’s not exactly rocket science to figure that out.
They’re the ones where just the thought of them, the mention of their name, a text, an email, accidentally seeing a Tweet or Facebook message causes a physical reaction. The most common is a knot in your stomach, then pressure in your ...1 hour ago
SAN FRANCISCO—When the words "meatless" or "plant-based" hover near the word "burger," you've probably got some strong ideas about what you're about to eat.
A rubbery tofu patty, perhaps? Or a crumbly combination of various ground up vegetables and soy products? Think again. The San Francisco Business Times tried the newest iteration of the meatless burger soon to hit the market and can safely ...2 hours ago
AUSTIN—When Uber Technologies Inc. and Lyft Inc. left Austin in protest of local regulations May 9, they claimed the city was stifling innovation. But the CEO of a new ridesharing company in town says that line is nothing more than propaganda that many have taken hook, line and sinker.
“If they want to hide behind this veil of innovation, okay. I think it’s BS,” said Karim Sumar, who ...3 hours ago
WASHINGTON—Matt Fellowes thinks retiring consumers are poorly served by the financial world — and he has raised $5 million to provide a solution.
Fellowes launched financial services startup United Income in D.C. this week to provide financial planning and money management services to the people who need it most — the ones switching to fixed incomes and at the start of drawing down a ...3 hours ago
Adela J. Bowen commented on Electric car maker expands footprint to take on Tesla on Wednesday, June 22nd
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