How to Save $1 Billion in the Oil Market in 2017

How to Save $1 Billion in the Oil Market in 2017

Crane operator Rock Opera Central Inc., based in Oklahoma City, has been awarded a $1.2 billion federal loan guarantee, the first of its kind.Rock Opera’s loan guarantees have a five-year term and will be repaid in a separate loan agreement with Chevron, the largest U.S. oil producer.The loan guarantee comes after Rock Opera signed a…

Why the music industry needs more union help

Why the music industry needs more union help

On Monday, the music sector will be at the heart of a new union bargaining agreement, but the unions will be the ones most impacted by the change.Union membership in the music business has plummeted, with fewer than 20 percent of the roughly 4 million musicians worldwide today having a union membership.But as the industry…

How to calculate your operating margin

How to calculate your operating margin

Operating margins are the percentage of the revenue that a business is able to earn per unit of business.They can be broken down into three components: profits, losses and expenses.Advertisement The operating margin is the amount of money that a company earns for every unit of revenue it generates.Profit margin Operating margin is often referred…

The Power of a Portable Radio

The Power of a Portable Radio

When you’re driving down the road, your radio will be the first thing you check on—not the radio you’re using, or the TV that’s on, or your smartphone or laptop.And that’s because, when the radio is off, it’s hard to tell where you’re actually listening.When the radio’s on—and especially when you’re on a mobile device—you…