• Inside Ray McGuire's decision to jump from Citigroup to running for New York City mayor, and the biggest challenges he'll face in trying to win the job

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

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    When Citigroup announced in September 2018 that it was shaking up its investment banking operations, the personnel moves brought an end to Raymond McGuire's 13-year run managing the bank's merger advisory business.
    The decision gave McGuire, as a Citigroup vice chairman, more time to focus on the corporate relationships he'd developed over a 30-year Wall Street career. It also left him without the day-to-day management responsibilities he had come to enjoy as a top executive at a global bank, according to a former colleague.
    McGuire, 63, took a step toward managing a...
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  • A 40-year-old just quit his 18-year career in insurance after his Amazon side hustle brought in over $40,000 in sales in 4 months

    A 40-year-old just quit his 18-year career in insurance after his Amazon side hustle brought in over $40,000 in sales in 4 months

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Side hustles can be more than just a way to supplement primary income. And with the economy currently in flux, more people are turning to atypical yet profitable jobs to find success in the world of entrepreneurship.
    "Retail arbitrage," or the practice of buying items in physical stores and reselling them online for a premium, is becoming common in the US. This practice is increasingly popular on Amazon, especially with the pandemic sending the demand of certain goods to all-time highs.
    Business Insider recently spoke to the founders of Arbitrage Ops, an exclusive...
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