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Amazon is on the verge of hitting $1,000 a share for the first time

Amazon's stock is a hair away from the $1,000 mark.<p>The company's shares went public on May 15, 1997, at a time when it had no clear path to profitability and bookstores like Barnes & Noble — over a century older — threatened its business.<p>Amazon has now turned a profit for eight straight quarters, …

Business

Amazon Books Should Open Where They're Most Needed

Amazon Books Should Open Where They're Most Needed<p>Manhattan is not hurting for bookstores, but Queens and the Bronx are. Amazon Books should look to …

Amazon

Shoppers don’t seem overly impressed by Amazon’s first Manhattan bookstore

20 minutes before the New York City location opened, there were a handful of potential customers outside<p>Amazon’s attempt to penetrate America’s …

Amazon

Creekwalk Village shopping center in Plano sold and other top real estate transactions | Real Estate

Sales<p><b>Creekwalk Village,</b> a 174,484-square-foot shopping center in Plano, has been purchased by an East Coast Investor for $24.5 million. The retail …

Real Estate

Amazon's NYC Bookstore Transposes Digital Conventions Onto a Physical Environment

…which begs the question: Why?<p>Amazon has been opening physical stores for two years now, and today they open their first physical bookstore in New …

Amazon

Take a first look inside Amazon's new NYC bookstore

Amazon is making its first foray into brick-and-mortar bookstores in the NYC market with the opening of an IRL bookstore on the third floor of The …

New York City

Amazon's first New York bookstore blends tradition with technology

Visitors embrace the online retailer’s move into the physical world – even if the brick-and-mortar store serves in large part as an ad for Amazon Prime<p>Drop in for a book. Walk out with a smart watch.<p>Shopping in one of Amazon’s brand-new, three-dimensional bookstores affords visitors the opportunity …

Publishing

BWW Morning Brief May 26th, 2017 - MARY POPPINS Flies Into Paper Mill and More!

<b>Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Scroll down</b> …

Boots

Data Sheet—Thursday, May 25, 2017

NEWSWORTHY<p><b>Not dead yet</b>. A month ago IDC told us that the PC market just barely increased quarterly shipments, marking the first growth in five years. …

J.Crew

Why All CEOs Need to Be Tech CEOs

Investors and boards long obsessed with quarterly profits are now hunting for leaders to make big, fast bets to fend off upstarts shooting for the moon<p>Ford Motor Co.’s recent decision to boot then-Chief Executive Mark Fields, a 28-year veteran of the company, exemplified a shift in the priorities …

Fortune 500

Plano's Legacy West adds Madewell, J. Crew, M.A.C and Levi's to store lineup | Retail

Plano's Legacy West celebrates grand opening with free bites and more delights<p>Specialty food store Dean & DeLuca, long rumored to be coming to Texas, …

J.Crew

The Late Show (Signed Book)

<b>#1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly introduces Renée Ballard, a fierce young detective fighting to prove herself on the LAPD's</b> …

The Late Show

Make the Most of Instagram's 'Vanity' Features

This marketing expert reveals two of the most effective ways to attract more followers on your business's Instagram account.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Kim Walsh Phillips’s book</i> Ultimate Guide to Instagram for Business<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound<p>Although there's no magic …

Instagram

The International Living Guide to Retiring Overseas on a Budget: How to Live Well on $25,000 a Year

• Overview<br>• Product Details<br>• Related Subjects<br>• Meet the author<p>Overview<p><b>Achieve your dream of retiring abroad while on a budget</b><p><i>The International Living Guide</i> …

Retirement

Make with Minecraft Pi in The MagPi 58

Hey folks, Rob here! What a busy month it’s been at The MagPi HQ. While we’ve been replying to your tweets, answering questions on YouTube and …

Raspberry Pi

Barnes & Noble’s New CEO Gives A Full-Throated Defense of Physical Stores

Barnes & Noble's (bks) new CEO, Demos Parneros, sees the new bookstores that arch-rival Amazon.com is opening as proof there is still a need and …

Publishing

How Team Review Meetings Can Increase Collaboration

Once you've reviewed past performance, these tips can help your teams work together better in the future.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Riaz Khadem and Linda Khadem’s book</i> Total Alignment<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound<p>The best results are produced through collaboration, a …

Management

If Amazon Books can make it here, it can make it anywhere

The online store's experiment with physical bookstores reaches New York City. Should traditional retailers be worried?<p>There are plenty of the same trappings of typical bookstores: The light jazz music, dark wooden floors and rows of bookshelves.<p>But then you notice this place is a little like …

Amazon

Tiger has no plans to retire, 'no hurry' to return either

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods may be in the midst of yet another lengthy recovery from his fourth back surgery but the former world number one said on Wednesday he now felt better than he had in years and had no plans to retire from competitive golf.<p>The surgery Woods had in April has a typical recovery …

Golf

6 Ways to Avoid Paying Full Price at Barnes & Noble

In an age of digital media, bookstores might appear to be headed for the same fate as the dodo. But millions of us still love to browse for actual …

Publishing

Smart Tips for Working With Your Virtual Teams

Discover how to effectively manage and communicate with your business's virtual teams in order to grow your business.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Jill Schiefelbein’s book</i> Dynamic Communication<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p>In today’s global and distributed business economy, …

Management

Amazon’s Grip On The Book World Could Silence The Stories That Matter

Publishers weighed in on the behemoth's latest sales tactics, including its move to brick-and-mortar stores.<p>This morning, Amazon ― the online bookseller-turned-everything store ― opened the doors to its latest brick-and-mortar outpost in New York City’s Columbus Circle. The company added in-person …

Publishing

Grants and Loans for Women-Owned Businesses

If you're the owner of a women-owned business, lucky you! These funding sources are targeted directly at you.<p><i>The following excerpt is from the staff of Entrepreneur Media’s book</i> Finance Your Business<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p>In 2016, there were an estimated 11.3 million …

Small Business

Amazon’s Physical Stores May Be Causing Hype, but the Digital Payoff Could Be the Real Story

A few hours after vacationer Sariah Lutkin landed in New York City on Wednesday from Cologne, Germany, she saw a sign about the new Amazon store in …

Advertising Industry

The Complete List of Lord of Shadows Exclusive Editions

<b>Lord of Shadows</b> is finally here and I COULD NOT BE MORE EXCITED! I’ve already <i>devoured</i> it once and I’m happily going through my second reading.<p>In case …

Deleted Scenes

From the Sahara to Samarkand: Selected Travel Writings of Rosita Forbes 1919-1937

• Overview<br>• Editorial Reviews<br>• Product Details<br>• Related Subjects<br>• Meet the author<p>Overview<p>The extraordinary Rosita Forbes explored the Libyan desert, sailed …

Books

Amazon’s first bookstore in New York City sucks the joy out of buying books

The joy of the bookstore lies in what might be called the analog experience of the physical space: Hushed page-flipping; the sound of two covers sliding against each other as a book is returned to its spot on the shelf; the quiet murmur of, “Have you read this one?” Luddites and Twitter junkies …

Amazon

Amazon opens bookstore in NYC near publishers' row

Stock Markets37 minutes ago (May 24, 2017 08:30AM ET)<p>Saved. See Saved Items.<p>This article has already been saved in your Saved Items<p>© Reuters. Amazon …

Stock Markets

AIY projects a huge success, how to buy a Voice Kit when it goes on sale? - The MagPi Magazine

Issue 57 of The MagPi proved so popular that people quickly resorted to asking staff to look under counters and in back rooms for spare copies to …

Raspberry Pi

Tracking David Abrams' Abrams Capital Management Portfolio - Q1 2017 Update

David Abrams’ 13F portfolio decreased this quarter from $2.72B to $2.61B. The number of positions decreased from 19 to 17.<p>Abrams Capital Management …

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