Ask the professor: Wharton’s Mori Taheripour on how to negotiate the right way

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Mori Taheripour teaches negotiations at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where she has taught undergraduates, MBA students and executive MBA students how to have better business conversations. Taheripour has also coached corporate clients, including on behalf of Goldman Sachs and Major League Baseball, about how to feel more confident and comfortable in…

Twitter asks shareholders to approve the $44 billion Elon Musk takeover

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Twitter’s board wants the $44 billion Elon Musk takeover completed, which is why it’s asking its shareholders to approve the deal, according to a new regulatory filing. The board states in the document filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday that it “unanimously recommends that you vote (for) the adoption of the…

Snap snaps up database developer KeyDB to make its infrastructure more snappy

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As Snapchat’s app continues to grow, the company is turning to the open source community to help further improve its technology infrastructure. This morning, Snap announced it’s acquiring the Toronto-based KeyDB, the developer of an open-source, high-performance database, for an undisclosed sum. The startup’s six-person team, including its co-founders John Sully and Ben Schermel, will…

Noissue acquires Tapkit to bring QR codes to sustainable packaging

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Noissue, a New Zealand-based packaging platform that offers custom, sustainable packaging to businesses of all sizes, has acquired the team and tools necessary to build microsites and dynamic QR codes. On Wednesday, noissue announced the acquisition of London-based Tapkit, a startup that has worked with brands such as L’Oreal, NYX, Haus, TRIBE and Little Cooks…