Jose Lourenco

39 Flips | 3 Magazines | 2 Following | 2 Followers | @joselourenco1 | Keep up with Jose Lourenco on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Jose Lourenco”

ACN in Action

Your Business Assistant Plus was designed with your daily needs in mind. While they will not do your work for you, these tools can multiply the …

Blackstone To Invest $200 Million In Crocs Shoes

The stock will have a six percent cash dividend rate, and at any time after three years from the issuance date, if the closing price of Crocs common stock equals or exceeds $29.00 for a period of 20 consecutive trading days, then the preferred stock shares will convert into shares of common stock, …

Pending Home Sales Tick Up In November, First Time In Five Months

The nation’s pending home sales nosed up 0.2% in November, ending five straight months of decline, the National Association of Realtors said Monday.<p>NAR’s’ Pending Home Sales Index scooted to 101.7 in November, above October’s (revised downward) 101.5 level. NAR and others blamed October’s weak …

Top 10 business stories of 2013

From the Cyprus crisis to coked-up bankers, the horsemeat scandal and the sad death of a young German student, it was another dramatic year in the business world. Based on the number of visits to each page, here are theguardian.com/uk/business top 10 stories of 2013.<p>1. Aldi confirms up to 100% …

Good news: Japan is finally defeating deflation. Bad news: Japan is finally defeating deflation

Japan seems like it is finally turning the tide in its decades-long battle with deflation.<p>Broad-based, persistent declines in prices are a drag on economic growth. (If prices are falling, it’s a good idea to hold off on spending and investment until they fall just a bit further. When everybody …

BlackBerry CEO outlines new strategy

<i>John Chen, the executive chair and CEO of BlackBerry Ltd., wrote the following. It appeared first on CNBC.com.</i><p>It's been easy for competitors to promote negative stories about BlackBerry, focusing on the business of the past. But I'm not focused on who BlackBerry used to be – I'm focused on what …

Apple CEO Docked His Own Pay By $4 Million

Apple CEO Tim Cook took a $4 million pay cut this year, after he urged the company’s board of directors to link half of his stock grants — which make …

Goldman Sachs top staff received £2.7m pay deal on average in 2012

Senior staff at Goldman Sachs in London received average pay deals of £2.7m in 2012 – a 50% rise on 2011 – the company disclosed on Monday, shedding fresh light on the rewards on offer in the City as Brussels prepares to impose a cap on bonuses.<p>The Wall Street firm published the pay deals for 115 …

HP Announces Another 5,000 Layoffs, For A Total Of 34,000

And that was an increase from the 27,000 jobs it announced in May 2012, as first reported by Business Insider.<p>In HP's previous quarterly earnings reports filed with the SEC, it warned investors that the company might get rid of more than 29,000 employees.<p>In its annual report filed on Monday, it …

The Giving Season is Every Day at ACN

The holiday season is the time of year many people start thinking about things they are grateful for in their lives. It’s a time of …

The Grand Finale of a Historical Year at ACN

ACN has been celebrating our historical 20th Anniversary around the globe all year long, but no celebration would be complete without an incredible …

ACN Products & Services - Page Not Found

ACN Press Kit<p>You are now leaving myacn.com to visit the ACN Press Kit website, where you will be able to view the most current news and information …

Charities

More "quality" jobs seen as sign of improving economy

Recent job gains and record highs in the stock market are signs that the U.S. economy is strengthening, leading many economists to believe job growth will continue into 2014.<p>"If we could maintain a 3 percent–plus pace next year … I'm thinking so far we have in the second half of this year ... then …

Thousands apply for flight attendant jobs at Southwest

One of the most coveted jobs in the airline industry these days appears to be that of a flight attendant.<p>Southwest Airlines recently put out the call for 750 flight attendants. More than 10,000 people submitted résumés in about two hours, according to Bloomberg.<p>The Dallas-based company has not …

VW Diesels Win Some U.S. Converts

Volkswagen hit a milestone this month, selling more than 100,000 diesel passenger cars in the United States this year for the first time.<p>The VW brand and the upscale Audi division between them offer 12 diesel powered “TDI” models in the United States. Still, 100,000 isn’t much volume considering …

Brian Tracy

Ferrari 275 GTB/C Berlinetta Competizione

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Classic Cars<br>• Design<br>• Engineering<br>• Ferrari<br>• Italian<br>• Luxury<br>• Racing<br>• Vintage<p>This is an extraordinarily rare 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB/C …

1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta

1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta

1959 Porsche 356 A Carrera 1600 GS

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• German<br>• Luxury<br>• Porsche<br>• Vintage<p>This immaculate 1959 Porsche 356 A Carrera 1600 GS has been appraised at somewhere in the …

1961 Ferrari 250 GT Cabriolet Series II by Carrozzeria Pininfarina

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• Classic Cars<br>• Design<br>• Ferrari<br>• Luxury<br>• Vintage<p>The Ferrari 250 is a series of sports cars built by Ferrari from 1959 until …

Classic Cars

World's first stretched Jaguar E-Type accessorized with E-Type trailer

UK-based Jaguar restorer Classic Motor Cars of Bridgnorth unveiled a rather unique project this week. It calls it the world's first stretched Jaguar …

1958 BMW 507 Series II Roadster

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>BMW<br>• Cars<br>• Classic Cars<br>• Design<br>• Luxury<br>• Vintage<p>The BMW 507 Roadster is a car that was built by BMW between 1956 and 1959, …

fabforgottennobility:

Ferrari 250 GT LWB California, ‘59

thecollectionroom:

The Collection Room’s picks for this years automotive auction. Aside from the two Mercedes, this year was clearly marked by the Italians. The Ferraris, in special, have greatly come up in value in recent years. All cars on the list were sold above the U$ 8,000,000 mark, the highest being the Fangio driven 1954 Mercedes-Benz W196, hitting the hammer at U$ 31,999,794. www.thecollectionroom.com

RT @curroavalos: Preparado para recibir a mis invitados. Hoy toca presentación de ACN en casa!!! Me gusta! @acn_europe http://t.co/9v37jk1jMJ

RT @acn_europe: "The only way you can fail is by quitting on yourself and on your dreams." - Greg Provenzano http://t.co/jEvJ4F0UGb

Boxing Day sales still popular in the age of online shopping

Just a few blocks away from deserted city office buildings there’s chaos on the streets. Shoppers jump out of the way of careening prams and bullish trolley drivers. Security guards wave shoppers into queues so long you can’t even tell which shop they are for.<p>Boxing Day sales are well under way in …