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WeWork’s issues highlight the risks coworking poses for banks

Recent financial woes at WeWork, America’s largest provider of shared office space, raise questions about how banks’ commercial real estate portfolios might fare if the coworking industry implodes. While risks to banks now appear minimal, the rapid expansion of shared office space has alarmed at least one banking regulator, who …

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2020 Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 First Drive

Say you have $ 75,000 to spend with an open mind and you find yourself in the AMG section of your local Mercedes-Benz Trader. Go for it. The obvious answer is a well-equipped AMG C63. It has a twin-turbo V8, it’s rear-wheel drive, and feels like home when hitting restaurants …

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How to close your credit card

Having too many credit cards can make it difficult to keep track of payments due, annual maintenance, and due dates. To avoid the hassle and prevent misuse of unused credit cards, it makes sense to close them. This involves going through a formal closing procedure to notify the credit card …

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First it was instant coffee, now it’s flavored

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) – After five years of product development, Starbucks Corp. sells bags of cinnamon, caramel and vanilla flavored coffees at Target Corp. stores, one of its latest moves to attract more drinkers. Flavored coffee follows Starbucks’ entry into the instant coffee market last fall with the launch of …

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Isolation and lack of career development

Remote workers consistently report feeling isolated and alone. Getty In the first part From our deep dive into remote working, we’ve looked at its growing popularity and the various benefits associated with it. As another Christmas draws to a close, we start to think about going back to work. Returning …

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The explosive rise of the entrepreneur

A panel at Afrotech Fest with members of the founding network from left to right Yommy (Data… [+] Expert), Darren (Founder of TRIMIT) Urenna (Founder of Cashmere) and Andy (MD of Backstage Capital London). Photo credit: AfroTech Fest 2018. AfroTech 2018 Over the past couple of years, I’ve noticed a …

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