How to Stay Up-To-Date on Business News

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Business news is the area of journalism that covers the commercial activities of companies, individuals and organizations. It can be found in publications such as newspapers, magazines and radio and television-news shows. Business news often covers topics including corporate reporting, monetary policies, financial markets and trading and the overall economic climate. Financial news is a key component of this category because it can have direct impacts on investments, trading and transactions.

A broader definition of business includes all activities that are undertaken for profit, which may also be considered a form of entrepreneurship. This can include everything from small businesses to large corporations. A company is a legal entity that has the right to engage in a variety of legal activities such as purchasing, manufacturing, selling and renting property. Many companies offer a wide range of services and products to their customers. For example, Apple is a leading technology company that provides a range of consumer electronics and computer hardware. It also offers online retail, cloud computing and subscription streaming services. Amazon is an online retailer that sells a wide range of books and other goods.

As the world’s largest retailer, it offers online shopping and shipping through its website. It also operates stores and has a large network of distribution centers. Its business is growing as it expands its offerings to include grocery and health care.

Some people are skeptical of the claims made by business leaders and are concerned that their behavior is driven solely by self-interest and greed. While there are certainly examples of personal greed and poor judgment, the majority of business activity is conducted primarily to create products and services that benefit the lives of society as a whole.

This is why it is important to stay current with business news. By reading and analyzing this information, you can make smarter decisions about your own business and the economy. You can also be a voice of reason when others around you are questioning the motives of businesses.

The following resources are available to help you stay up-to-date on the latest business news.

Bloomberg – Business Insight: This database provides access to full-text articles from the Wall Street Journal, international business journals and magazines, trade and industry publications, prominent newswires and networks of broadcast transcripts. The database contains global company reports, limited industry reports and market data. It is available on several computers in the Capital Markets Lab (room 2550) and 1 computer in the Technology Center (1130) on the first floor of McColl Building. Access is free for Kenan-Flagler users, however due to license restrictions, Bloomberg cannot be accessed outside of the Library.