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Barrie Buckner wants "to try and understand how to build culture in a virtual setting." The company went entirely virtual last year.

New GTMA CEO focuses on culture in virtual setting

Barrie Buckner wants "to try and understand how to build culture in a virtual setting." The company went entirely virtual last year.

February 6, 2023, 4:55pm Business

While many companies around the country are bringing employees back to offices at least part time, Vancouver’s GTMA marketing firm made the decision to become completely virtual. Read story

AMC to charge more for good seats in movie theaters

February 6, 2023, 3:00pm Business

Middle seats at many U.S. movie theaters just got more expensive. Read story

FILE - A receptionist works in the lobby of the building that houses the Twitter office in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2022. In just the past month of Jan. 2023, there have been nearly 50,000 job cuts across the technology sector. Large and small tech companies went on a hiring spree in over the past several years due to a demand for their products, software and services surged with millions of people working remotely.

Big tech job cuts keep coming; Dell latest to trim headcount

FILE - A receptionist works in the lobby of the building that houses the Twitter office in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2022. In just the past month of Jan. 2023, there have been nearly 50,000 job cuts across the technology sector. Large and small tech companies went on a hiring spree in over the past several years due to a demand for their products, software and services surged with millions of people working remotely.

February 6, 2023, 10:44am Business

The tech industry started the year with a wave of job cuts, around 50,000 in January alone, and there doesn’t appear to be any let up this month. The computer maker Dell said Monday that it’s cutting about 6,600 jobs. Large and small tech companies went on a hiring spree… Read story

Large advertisements adorn buildings and electronic billboards leading up to the NFL Super Bowl LVII football game in Phoenix, Friday, Feb. 3, 2023. (AP Photo/Ross D.

For Super Bowl ads this year, crypto is out, booze is in

Large advertisements adorn buildings and electronic billboards leading up to the NFL Super Bowl LVII football game in Phoenix, Friday, Feb. 3, 2023. (AP Photo/Ross D.

February 6, 2023, 10:26am Business

The hottest ticket in town for advertisers is officially sold out. Fox said Monday that in-game ads for Super Bowl LVII have all been sold. Read story

Pharmaceutical items are kept locked in a glass cabinet at a Gristedes supermarket, Tuesday Jan. 31, 2023, in New York. Increasingly, retailers are locking up more products or increasing the number of security guards at their stores to curtail theft.

Retailers try to curb theft while not angering shoppers

Pharmaceutical items are kept locked in a glass cabinet at a Gristedes supermarket, Tuesday Jan. 31, 2023, in New York. Increasingly, retailers are locking up more products or increasing the number of security guards at their stores to curtail theft.

February 6, 2023, 9:50am Business

When the pandemic threat eased, Maureen Holohan was eager to scale back her online shopping and return to physical stores so she could more easily compare prices and scour ingredients on beauty and health care products for herself and her three children. Read story

Stocks slip as worries about high rates weigh on Wall Street

February 6, 2023, 9:45am Business

Wall Street is slipping on Monday, adding to losses from the end of last week on worries about higher interest rates and inflation. Read story

As many work from home, office landlords roll out entertainment to entice tenants

February 6, 2023, 6:03am Business

As landlords struggle to get people back into office buildings that emptied during the pandemic, some are turning to entertainment and other enticements such as yoga classes to woo wary workers. Read story

Even on $100k plus, more Americans are living paycheck-to-paycheck

February 6, 2023, 6:02am Business

The share of Americans who say they live paycheck-to-paycheck climbed last year, and most of the new arrivals in that category were among the country’s higher earners, a new study shows. Read story