Chief executives don't usually get a victory lap, and some of them don't deserve one.
Updated: February 11, 2012, - 09:00 PM
Death may not be proud, but it sure can be expensive.
Updated: February 07, 2012, - 09:59 PM
It's the oldest trick in advertising's toolbox.
Updated: February 04, 2012, - 09:04 PM
One measure of a company is how it faces up to the kind of disruptive change that, left unchecked, could lead to its ruin.
Updated: January 31, 2012, - 09:10 PM
Minneapolis city officials thought they were saving downtown in 1995 when they agreed to buy Target Center for $72 million.
Updated: January 28, 2012, - 03:02 PM
When Old Country Buffet tumbled into bankruptcy last week for the second time in four years, top executives of Buffets Inc. were quick to blame the restaurant chain's woes on weak spending by consumers.
Updated: January 25, 2012, - 10:01 PM
Nobody, not even his 54 employees, would have blamed Jim Dow for selling Diversified Plastics, the Brooklyn Park manufacturing firm Dow founded 35 years ago, to the highest bidder.
Updated: January 21, 2012, - 07:56 PM
Airlines raised ticket prices nine times in 2011, and they seem determined to maintain or exceed that pace in 2012. Earlier this week the nation's biggest carrier, Delta Air Lines, pushed through its second fare increase of the new year.
Updated: January 18, 2012, - 10:52 PM
When Brent Heuth and a team of researchers at the University of Wisconsin decided to measure the economic impact of cooperative-owned businesses in the United States, they didn't figure it would be too hard.
Updated: January 14, 2012, - 10:16 PM