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Warren Strugatch
Warren Strugatch is a writer, speaker and consultant based in Stony Brook, NY. He covers economic development, global business, management and marketing.

If You Want to Hire Millennials, You Must Understand How They Want to Work and Live

Leaders are increasingly focusing on the millennial generation. Gallup, research-based, performance-management consultancy, recently completed a study of how this generation’s attitudes and preferences are reshaping  workplaces, communities and markets. In the new report, “How Millennials Want to Work and Live,” Gallup researchers found that these Gen Xers want to be engaged with their jobs, but often feel they’re not. They seek ...

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Judge Blocks Staples-Office Depot Merger

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A federal judge blocked plans to combine Staples and Office Depot into a $6.3 billion dollar office-supplies giant, sending valuations of both companies plunging and throwing cold water on early-stage deals that no longer look quite as appealing as they did before his decision.

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Expanded Panama Canal to Finally Open Next Month

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Two years after Panamanian leaders planned its opening to coincide with centennial celebrations, the Panama Canal will open a third, far wider and significantly deeper set of lock chambers next month before before an audience of political dignitaries and business leaders from around the world.

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The Peach State Knows the Value of a Dollar (General)

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Dollar General Corporation will build a 1 million square-foot, $85 million distribution center on a 150 acre site it purchased in Jackson, Georgia, south of Atlanta, the discount retailer announced last week. When completed, the facility would be the largest industrial building in Butts County, and—with a work force of 530—one of its biggest employers. Incentives involved in the transaction have ...

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