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GE Makes Its Own Hot Sauce to Attract Millennial Engineers
Recruiting

GE Makes Its Own Hot Sauce to Attract Millennial Engineers

General Electric has teamed up with Thrillist to combine science and food trends in its latest scheme to attract up-and-coming talent.
Lydia Belanger
State Street to Buy GE Asset Management for Up to $485 Million
Acquisitions

State Street to Buy GE Asset Management for Up to $485 Million

State Street beat out bids from Goldman Sachs and others.
GE to Sell Appliances Business to China's Haier for $5.4 Billion
General Electric

GE to Sell Appliances Business to China's Haier for $5.4 Billion

The giant's $3.3 billion-proposed deal with Electrolux fell through following months of opposition from U.S. antitrust regulators.
Why General Electric Is Moving Its Headquarters to Boston
News and Trends

Why General Electric Is Moving Its Headquarters to Boston

The conglomerate, which is currently based in Fairfield, Conn., stands to gain more than just new access to tech talent.
Indiegogo Launches a New Product to Court Big Businesses
Indiegogo

Indiegogo Launches a New Product to Court Big Businesses

The San Francisco-based fundraising platform is positioning crowdfunding as a way for established businesses to do better market research and test new products.
Catherine Clifford
GE to Launch Connected Lightbulbs That Better Echo Your Body's Circadian Rhythms
Sleep

GE to Launch Connected Lightbulbs That Better Echo Your Body's Circadian Rhythms

The collection of two new bulbs represents the electric giant's latest push into connected homes.
Geoff Weiss
General Electric Creating Science Fiction Podcast Series
General Electric

General Electric Creating Science Fiction Podcast Series

Looking to increase brand awareness among a younger, tech-savvy audience, the company is producing a series about decoding a 70-year-old message from outer space.
Beth Comstock Named Vice Chair at General Electric
Leadership

Beth Comstock Named Vice Chair at General Electric

She's the first woman to hold that title in the history of the company.
GE and NFL Team Up to Fund Research Into Concussion Detection
Far Out Tech

GE and NFL Team Up to Fund Research Into Concussion Detection

The league has been criticized for its cavalier attitude toward traumatic head injuries and it's thought that more than 25 percent of players will suffer brain problems.
Mattel, Quirky Partner Up to Crowdsource New Toys for Barbie, Hot Wheels and Fisher-Price
Toys; Games

Mattel, Quirky Partner Up to Crowdsource New Toys for Barbie, Hot Wheels and Fisher-Price

Users can now submit ideas for toys, games, baby gear and preschool products that will carry the toy giant's iconic monikers.
Geoff Weiss
Only at SXSW: Our Favorite Moments
SXSW

Only at SXSW: Our Favorite Moments

Entrepreneur's reporting team shares some of their favorite moments of the festival.
Which Entrepreneur Likes to Rap? New Comic Reveals Obscure Trivia
Radicals & Visionaries

Which Entrepreneur Likes to Rap? New Comic Reveals Obscure Trivia

Learn more about the lives of well-known entrepreneurs in this new graphic novel.
Carly Okyle
3 Proven Strategies for Running a Great Business That Will Also Work in Our Personal Lives
Personal Development

3 Proven Strategies for Running a Great Business That Will Also Work in Our Personal Lives

Entrepreneurs build a business step by step and learn from what goes wrong. That approach works in our lives outside work, too.
Matt Girvan
Could GE's Winning 4-Point People Strategy Work for Your Venture?
Performance Ignited

Could GE's Winning 4-Point People Strategy Work for Your Venture?

Your startup is not a conglomerate (yet), but this manufacturing firm can teach you how to manage your talent.
Peter S. Cohan