Profits

News and Articles About Profits

Here's a Crazy Idea: Let's Not Just Focus on Profits
Doing Good

Here's a Crazy Idea: Let's Not Just Focus on Profits

Young professionals say business is too focused on a narrow agenda of profit and product, rather than on improving society by addressing the purpose and people of business.
5 Benefits of Being a Misfit Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

5 Benefits of Being a Misfit Entrepreneur

Don't try so hard to conform. You might hurt your chances at startup success.
Isaiah Hankel
iPhone Sales Push Apple Profits to Global Record
Apple

iPhone Sales Push Apple Profits to Global Record

The tech giant's quarterly results smashed Wall Street expectations.
Apple Supplier Foxconn to Shrink Workforce
Technology

Apple Supplier Foxconn to Shrink Workforce

Taiwan's Foxconn faces declining revenue growth and rising wages.
UPS Slammed By a Different Holiday Season Mess-Up
Shipping

UPS Slammed By a Different Holiday Season Mess-Up

The shipping company cuts its profit forecast, blaming the cost of extra measures it took to ensure deliveries were on time during the 2014 holiday season, and hinted it would start charging retailers more.
Phil Wahba
9 Factors That Helped Me Make My First $1M in Profits
Startup Basics

9 Factors That Helped Me Make My First $1M in Profits

Making a million dollars in revenue is hard. Making a million dollars in profit is even harder.
Thomas Smale
Despite Less Revenue, BlackBerry Turns a Small Profit
BlackBerry

Despite Less Revenue, BlackBerry Turns a Small Profit

The struggling tech company reports its third quarter earnings.
How to Institute a Profit-Sharing Program
Money

How to Institute a Profit-Sharing Program

Profit-sharing can be tricky business, so here's what you need to know to do it right.
How a Focus on the Triple Bottom Line Is Captivating Young Workers (Infographic)
Millennials

How a Focus on the Triple Bottom Line Is Captivating Young Workers (Infographic)

Prioritizing people, the planet and profit is crucial for many millennials.
Gloria Larson
With Competition Heating Up, Sony to Cut TV, Smartphone Lineup
Profits

With Competition Heating Up, Sony to Cut TV, Smartphone Lineup

The Japanese tech giant sees growth in PlayStation, image sensors.
9 Blind Spots That Sabotage Businesses, and How to Beat Them
Mistakes

9 Blind Spots That Sabotage Businesses, and How to Beat Them

The biggest challenge entrepreneurs may face is either a self-limiting or self-inflated view of their capabilities.
Sangeeta Bharadwaj Badal
The 9 Biggest Financial Warning Signs
Accounting

The 9 Biggest Financial Warning Signs

A few danger signs to tell you financial trouble is nearby (or that's it has already started).
Brian Hamilton
Chinese Ecommerce Giant Alibaba Reports First Post-IPO Income Gains
Alibaba

Chinese Ecommerce Giant Alibaba Reports First Post-IPO Income Gains

The company says net income and revenue are both up significantly.
Why You Should Pay Yourself First in Business (And How to Do It Right)
Startup Basics

Why You Should Pay Yourself First in Business (And How to Do It Right)

Get ready to turn the old idea that 'sales minus expenses equals profits' on its head.
Lewis Howes