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20 Companies With Amazing Employee Perks

1. Pinterest themuse.com   What they do: Maintain the Pinterest community, and make sharing easy.Location: San Francisco, Calif. Office perks: Pinterest hacks are notoriously hit or miss, but the company holds regular hackathons, where employees choose a creative idea and work together to make it happen. And in lieu of hacks, there’s a weekly happy…

Private Equity Sinks Teeth Into Casual Dining Deals

View this image › s3-ak.buzzfeed.com Private equity executives are more apt to dine at Daniel or Per Se than T.G.I. Friday’s or P.F. Chang’s. But lately they have been feasting on acquisitions of traditionally middle-market, suburban, value chain restaurants and so-called quick service restaurants (QSRs), like Chipotle and Chop’t, as consumer spending on food consumed…

What Twitter’s Top 3 Executives Made In 2012

1. Dick Costolo, CEO: $11,505,740* View this image › Rick Wilking / Reuters $200,000 in salary, $8.4 million in stock awards, and $2.9 millions in option awards. *In August, his salary was taken down to $14,000. 2. Christopher Fry, Senior Vice President of Engineering: $10,339,513 View this image › Via twitter.com $145,513 in salary, a…

Former Hedge Funder Reveals Shirley Temple Inspired Rap Tribute To Now-Imprisoned Billionaire

View this image › Frontline/PBS / Via video.pbs.org Before hedge fund billionaire Raj Rajaratnam got the stiffest prison sentence ever for insider trading, one of his then-employees, Turney Duff, composed a Shirley Temple-inspired tribute to Rajaratnam’s fund, the Galleon Group. In Duff’s chronicle of his time on Wall Street and his struggles with alcohol and…

‘Heat wave!’ Katie Pavlich heats things up with Janice Dean [photo]

http://twitter.com/#!/EastTNVol/status/516598532464472064 Yes, sir. Take a look: Hey @JaniceDean! Look what I'm reading, Freddie the Frogcaster and the Big Blizzard. http://t.co/BgFYWRtNJG pic.twitter.com/x9LRpCmMfQ — Katie Pavlich (@KatiePavlich) September 29, 2014 Beautiful! Fellow Fox Newser and “Freddy the Frogcaster” author Janice Dean responded: .@KatiePavlich Katie! Freddy has never looked so good! Thank you so much!! xoxoxoxoxoxo — Janice…

American Eagle CEO Mysteriously Resigns After Less Than Two Years

American Eagle’s stock under its now former CEO versus Aeropostale and Abercrombie: View this image › American Eagle, the purveyor of preppy teen fashions, said Wednesday that its chief executive officer is leaving the company “effective immediately,” without offering additional details. Robert Hanson, a former Levi’s executive who joined American Eagle on Jan. 30, 2012,…