For years, Mary Barra has been a growing force within General Motors. While she wasn't necessarily a shoe-in to be named to the CEO job, making her he first woman to ever run a Detroit Big 3 automaker, she certainly was well positioned to make a run for it.
Chip Wilson, who founded upscale yoga apparel retailer Lululemon Athletica Inc., will resign as chairman next year, the company said while also announcing that it had found a replacement for its outgoing chief executive.
Office Depot Inc. said its Boca Raton, Fla., campus was chosen as the headquarters for the recently enlarged office-products retailer, which last month completed its $1.2 billion acquisition of peer OfficeMax.
Untitled Story. This may be the season for job hunting. U.S. employers in October posted the most job openings in a single month in more than five years.
... Print. * Most Asian markets edge down; Nikkei falls on profit-taking. * European markets seen opening steady. * Euro close to 6-week high vs dollar, 5-year high vs yen.