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Ada S. Polla

If you are paying any attention to our industry, you cannot help but have noticed that the M&A scene has heated up. The year 2013 was certainly not stellar in terms of corporate marriages (or divorces). The years 2014...

While often ballyhooed as a panacea for today’s wide variety of computing device screen sizes, “responsive” websites that claim to display well on all devices often end up being more trouble than they’re worth. The...

Is this the year you finally complete some of those back-burner projects? Perhaps you’ve been meaning to clean out the file cabinets or you’ve wanted to spruce up the employee breakroom. Maybe it’s something more self-...

This year's PBA Beauty Week from The Professional Association, hosted by Cosmoprof North America, featured an event unlike any other—to great reviews. The trade association’s much-anticipated Beauty Pitch event in Las...

Bill and Stacie Lavenia, partners at Mavala USA, based in Charlotte, North Carolina, aren’t lifetime members of the competitive, ever-changing beauty biz. But they’re quickly using their finely honed business acumen to...

IT security experts warn there's been a spike in the scourge of ransomware—malicious software that freezes up a computer, encrypts all of its data and demands a ransom for the system’s restoration. Since February 2013,...