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5 Reasons Why Bernie Sanders Is Bad for Business

Vermont Senator and presidential candidate Bernie Sanders calls himself a democratic socialist. He is for small business and the middle class, and against big business. Also, as Emily Stewart of TheStreet says, most of the senator’s ideas—economic and otherwise—have been focused on spending, without a clear picture on how he would pay for his proposals. In Chief Executive’s recent CEO ...

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GE: How Boston Won Over One of America’s Favorite Companies While Connecticut Slept

Massachusetts has consistently landed in the bottom five out of 50 states every year for the last three years in Chief Executive’s Best & Worst States for Business, as ranked by CEOs in those states. “Massachusetts is overtaxed and overregulated,” one CEO responded in 2015. Connecticut is never more than one or two steps above Massachusetts. So what did Boston do differently to win over GE that it hasn’t done before?

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Weaker Jobs, Foreign Trade and Oil Prices: Now Is a Good Time for CEOs to Reach Out and Reassure Constituents

There are a tremendous amount of numbers in play today as government agencies report everything from labor statistics to wages, the foreign trade deficit, oil prices and interest rates. In an interview with Fox Business, Austan Goolsbee, former Economic Advisor to President Obama, feels that we could be heading toward a possible recession. “I was worried about the Fed moving too quickly ...

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