Blue Apron’s new CEO has a thankless task

2019-04-02

Blue Apron Holdings Inc. investors applauded the news that the company has hired a new chief executive, Linda Kozlowski, who was the chief operating officer of Etsy Inc. until last year, but her new job may be a tough and thankless task. Investors were hopeful about the changes in theRead More →

Here’s what robots destroy when they compete with humans

2019-03-16

Robots are jerks. That’s according to the demoralized humans who played against the machines for money in a recent Cornell University-led experiment shedding light on what can happen to worker’s drive in an increasingly automated workplace. When humans unsuccessfully vied against a robot arm for cash prizes, participants ended upRead More →

What NOT to buy during Presidents’ Day weekend sales

2019-02-16

With their refund checks in hand, many shopper will be looking to hit the stores during Presidents’ Day weekend. And for good reason, said Ashley Dull, credit strategist with personal-finance website CardRates. “Presidents’ Day sales are the first big retail events of the year where the big retailers are “all-in”,Read More →