Japan Inc. Needs to Get Off Galapagos

Japan Inc. Needs to Get Off Galapagos
The reference, of course, is to fellow French passport holder and Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn, the CEO Japanese call "Le Cost Killer." When he took over the faltering automaker in June 2000 and began cutting jobs and downsizing everything in sight, Ghosn …
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Passport Picks: Main Street at Christmas in Stockbridge, Mass.
Commemorative buttons, at a cost of $ 5 apiece, offer admittance to any of the day's activities, while children under the age of 12 are welcome at no charge. Horse-drawn wagon and carriage rides are to be available for an additional fee. Other holiday …
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Cell Phones on Planes? Let's Hope Not.
Most people fail to realize that the average airfare in 2013 is about half of what it was three decades ago—and that's after factoring in the various add-on fees that have become so popular. The average fare has fallen 18 percent since 2000 alone …
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