According to Alexandra Cavoulacos and Kathryn Minshew, authors of "The New Rules of Work," it's not only possible to find out why the company turned you down — it's often advisable. Cavoulacos and Minshew are the cofounders — and COO and CEO, respectively, of careers advice and job listings site The Muse. In the book, they recommend following up with the hiring manager to ask for feedback on your interview skills.
Goldman has figured out the trick to making money off Amazon 8 Hours Ago | 00:39 Goldman Sachs gave its clients the best way to trade Amazon's stock and it basically came down to this: buy the shares when CEO Jeff Bezos takes out his wallet and ramps up spending. The firm cited its analysis of the company's previous three large investment cycles. It revealed shareholders saw a 44 percent return, on average, if they bought Amazon when its trailing 12-month capital expenditure spending growth first increased, versus a much lower 12 percent return if they bought when investment spending growth decreased. "While these stretches have often raised investor questions around long-term profitability,
A new casino in Macau paid off nicely for Wynn Resorts Ltd. The company founded by Steve Wynn reported first-quarter results that easily topped analysts’ forecasts, benefiting from the new Wynn Palace in the Chinese gambling enclave and improvement in its home market of Las Vegas. Wynn shares surged 5.7 percent to $125 at 6:57 a.m. in New York in pre-market trading. Before Wednesday, the stock was up 32 percent in the past 12 months. Profit for Wynn Resorts excluding some items grew to $1.24 a share, beating the 98-cent average of analysts’ estimates. Revenue jumped by almost half to $1.48 billion, the company said Tuesday in a statement, also topping forecasts. Macau is bouncing back from a