Best Bosses

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Five leaders who use innovative strategies and rewards to motivate employees. By Elaine Pofeldt, Fortune Small Business senior editor NEW YORK (Fortune Small Business) — You can offer all the benefits in the world, but the one that matters most to employees is a piece of the action. Of the 18 honorees in Winning Workplaces’ …

BlackBerry maker’s stock zooms to a record high

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RIM stock surges 21 percent. Strong returns and positive outlook spur analyst upgrades. TORONTO (Reuters) — Shares of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion Ltd. hit a record high Friday as analysts lavished upgrades on the stock after the company posted strong second-quarter results and forecast more of the same. Shares of Waterloo, Ontario-based RIM (up …