This Year’s Top 10 Business Books Will Help You Chart A Successful Future

In case you’re worried about what to get the boss for the holidays, worry no more! Here is my annual top 10 list of the best business books of the year. There is something here for everyone—books on leadership, HR, motivation, marketing and, of course, customer service and experience. If you’re wondering if these books are ranked in a specific way, the answer is no. They just happened to be stacked on my desk in this order. So, here are my favorite books from 2020:

1.      Fanocracy: Turning Fans into Customers and Customers into Fans by David Meerman Scott and Reiko Scott (Portfolio/Penguin) – You don’t have to be a sports team or a celebrity to have fans. This book provides a step-by-step guide on how to turn a typical customer into a raving fan. There are plenty of entertaining yet

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Amazon Web Services org chart under CEO Andy Jassy

  • Amazon Web Services has seen its growth slow down in recent years amid intensifying competition, the COVID-19 pandemic, and simple law of large numbers.
  • Business Insider identified and mapped out 95 of the most powerful people under AWS CEO Andy Jassy, who are leading key growth areas at the company.
  • They include influential execs such as Chief Technology Officer Werner Vogels, and Twitch CEO Emmett Shear, as well as some less familiar names, like Kathrin Buvac, the new vice president of business development, and Matt Garman, the head of sales and marketing.
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For the better part of the past decade, Amazon Web Services was the

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New drone technology uses data from mobile networks to chart flight paths. Here are the two companies behind it

By Jack Denton

The telecom companies say they can use mobile network data to facilitate flight corridors

Ericsson (ERIC-B.SK) and Vodafone said that they have successfully tested technology that uses mobile network data to facilitate flight corridors for drones, opening the door to safer and more accurate flights for commercial and emergency purposes.

In a trial this month in Germany, the two European telecom giants used data from mobile networks to produce coverage maps to allow a drone to stay in areas with good signal up in the air.

The technology allows drone operators, including emergency services, to deliver supplies quickly, while maintaining and optimizing the connection to the mobile network, which is crucial for flight.

The trial also used another technology from Vodafone to collate anonymized and secured mobile user data on the ground, which allowed the drone to avoid heavily crowded areas.

“The mobile network is a data-rich

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Buy Nvidia After Muted Earnings Response: A Look at the Chart

Nvidia  (NVDA) – Get Report was down about 1% on Thursday, despite reporting strong earnings on Wednesday after the close of trading.

After roaring higher in the second and third quarters of 2020, Nvidia has been surprisingly quiet lately. That’s particularly interesting following its third-quarter earnings. 

Revenue grew 57% year over year to $4.73 billion, easily beating expectations of $4.4 billion. Earnings of $2.91 a share grew more than 60% from the same period a year ago and also beat expectations.

Guidance for next quarter was solid too, coming in at plus or minus 2% of $4.8 billion. Consensus estimates were near $4.45 billion.

In the words of Real Money’s Stephen Guilfoyle, “Nvidia is just killing it.”

Given the quiet reaction to the stock, I think it’s worth another look at the charts.

Nvidia is a holding in Jim Cramer’s Action Alerts PLUS member club. Want to

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