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The author writes there's a new mood out there among many successful execs - something called "precovery."
This former Wall Streeter writes, "The massive tectonic shift in the markets that took place in 2008 and continues today has resulted in many financial stalwarts suddenly asking themselves questions....like is any of this worth it?"
America’s infrastructure can and should be built with American steel. That is why current Buy America provisions are so important, and why efforts to circumvent these provisions, such as California used in the Bay Bridge project, need to be stopped.
Last August, as News Corporation scrambled to contain a phone-hacking scandal at its British newspaper unit, Chase Carey, the company’s president and chief operating officer, proposed an idea to his boss, Rupert Murdoch: buy back $5 billion worth of stock, the New York Times reports.
How do the best entrepreneurs manage to succeed so often and so convincingly?
If you want to see who leads innovation and why, buy a ticket to Africa or India.
We have seen students try to navigate through this “data smog” with social sites, texting, e-readers, music devices and tablets. But are they really augmenting their schoolwork with the latest must-have inventions? Or are their studies suffering while they fall prey to digital domination?
In 2012, the term “mobility” has become more than a pure wireless connection for consumers – it’s a gateway to access popular services, personal media and the cloud anytime, anywhere.
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Jobs just don’t last like they used to, but it’s still possible to stay with one profession over the long haul. Click to see what some of them are.
Why are we always in search of something "new"? The author explains why we’re attracted to novelty.
The author wonders how many teachers or educational curriculum developers are sweating over a lack of financial education they are not sharing with their students - and how much this costs us all.
No one would argue how important it is for there to be mutual trust in the workplace - but how do you create a trusting environment? This CEO and now author has 5 tips.
Business levels are retuning to normal after four years of decline, a leading survey of financial services firms found on Monday, but there will be more job cuts in the City of London this quarter as uncertainty over the euro zone debt crisis continues.
What follows is a list of jobs that may be prevalent in the 21st century. What they all have in common is they offer prospects to those entering the workforce for the rest of the century.
It's easy to lose your balance—in presenting, and in life - here's how to recover.
"New research shows that only 15% of adults have a written plan for their lives outlining their goals and the strategies for accomplishing them. The majority of people will bounce around like bumper cars this year from one meaningless thing to the next," the author says but adds, it doesn't have to be like that - here are five ways to build a Strategy for You.
There's a lot of buzz about “executive presence” these days. It’s the business "it" factor, but what exactly is "executive presence" and if you don't have it - can you get it? Yes, says this author.
Bring up the idea of LEAST stressful jobs and someone is sure to jump up and declare, “Hey, how do I get one of those!" Read about the 10 least stressful jobs of 2012.
Many of the most stressful jobs involve peril and significant hazard, whether it’s coming into contact with hazardous materials, or having other people’s lives in your hands. Think your job is on the list? FInd out!
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