Learn English by topic "Business & Economy"
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Walmart is an American chain of retail department, and grocery stores, known for being the largest company in the world by revenue. It is also the…
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A little over ten years ago now, the Airbnb story began in San Francisco, 2008. Three college students, down on their luck and in rent arrears,…
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There are some fantastic unique places available to rent on Airbnb if you're in an adventurous kind of mood. They have castles, beach huts, mobile…
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Adidas sued Payless ShoeSource in 2008 for releasing a pair of sneakers featuring 4 stripes instead of 3. They eventually settled for the sum of $305…
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Another of the most basic terms in the study of economics is Interdependence. It is a big word, but it means "dependent on others for some needs". In…
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Someone who owes more money than he or she can pay all at once is said to be "carrying debt". A debt is what a person or thing owes another person or…
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Supply and demand is a model of microeconomics. It describes how a price is formed in a market economy. There are two determining factors on such a…
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Disposable income is one of the standard terms of economics and finance. It is a difficult-sounding word that has a simple definition. That definition…
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Opportunity cost is the value of the next best thing you give up whenever you make a decision. It is "the loss of potential gain from other…
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Grab Holdings Inc., formerly known as MyTeksi and GrabTaxi, is a Singapore based ridesharing company. In addition to transportation, the company…
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First of all, let's look at what stock is. Stock is an investment that people pay to a company because they believe that that company will make…
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Bloomberg LP is a global media and financial data and analytics conglomerate. The company generates revenue from subscriptions and fees associated…
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Adidas, the German footwear maker, celebrated its 65th anniversary in 2014. After close to 70 years into the game, the brand is as relevant as ever…
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There are companies that inspire us here at Charlotte Fractional CMOs. McKinsey is one of such businesses: it is one of the best known global…