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Pretty good shape for 90 – must be those G&Ts Last week we celebrated my father-in-law’s 90th birthday. There was a time when even getting to 90 was a major achievement, and if someone were lucky enough to make it to 90, they were generally...

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Image copyright AFP Image caption “End of an era”: Rodrigo Rato, once hailed as an economic genius, is taken from his office by police for interrogation in April 2015 An initiative launched by a handful of political activists in 2012 is on the verge of striking the biggest...

India seals deal to buy French fighter jets for $8.7 billion

French Army | ECPAD | AP This photo released on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015 by the French Army Communications Audiovisual office (ECPAD) shows French army Rafale fighter jets on the tarmac of an undisclosed air base as part of France’s Operation Chammal launched in September 2015 in...

Big-spending sneakerheads gear up for Yeezy mania

Timothy Suen / Straatosphere The new Yeezy Boost 350 V2, launching on September 24, 2016 West’s Yeezy label carries a range of footwear but his collaborations with adidas and Nike tend to generate elevated excitement. Saturday’s launch builds...

Shares of troubled shipping firm Hanjin jump 28%

Image copyright Getty Images Shares of Hanjin Shipping have jumped by as much as 28% in South Korea. That’s after the board at Korean Air Lines – Hanjin’s biggest shareholder – approved a loan...

The Top 19 Bad Leadership Traits

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Good leaders may also exhibit bad leadership traits every now and then. But if a leader consistently exhibit bad traits, then you better do something about it because the organization may suffer because...

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Leadership Styles – Autocratic Leadership

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An autocratic leader is one who makes unilateral decisions, meaning to say, deciding based on his own judgment and does not invite opinions from others. Also known as a dictator, his words are, metaphorically speaking, law to those under his charge, to be obeyed without debate. Though not always so, an autocratic style of leadership is commonly used alongside...

Leadership – Contributing Factors That Make an Exceptional Leader

There are many contributing factors that lead to effective leadership. Every successful business owner knows that the biggest reason for their success is great leadership. While not everyone possesses the characteristics necessary to...

Leadership in Sports

Growing up in the suburbs of Detroit, sports were a huge part of my life as a child, and continue to be today. Back in those days, the only Detroit sports team that could actually be considered competitive was the Detroit Red Wings. Throughout...

How to Determine Small Business Size

Among the things that an entrepreneur needs to have in mind is, the size of the small business they hope to set up. The size is important when it comes to issues like financing and management. The Small Business Administration agency...

The New York Post: Florida Marlins star Jose Fernandez dies in boat crash

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Neither booze nor drugs played a role in the boating accident that killed Miami Marlins pitching great Jose Fernandez, authorities said Sunday. The 24-year-old star hurler and two male buddies died when...

Jeremy Corbyn seeks to unify U.K.’s Labour Party after re-election as leader

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Reuters Newly re-elected opposition Labour Party leader, Jeremy Corbyn, speaks during Labour’s women’s...

Twitter’s stock rockets after report a buyout is near

Shares of Twitter Inc. rocketed Friday to the best one-day advance in their history, after CNBC reported that the social-media company was closing in on a sale. The rally reversed sharp losses seen ahead...

The Wall Street Journal: KKR is trying to make high finance family-friendly

Bess Adler for the Wall Street Journal Angela Johnson was on maternity leave when she learned KKR had...

Texas DA's 'Politically Incorrect Opinion' On Autism And Vaccines Isn't Scientifically Correct

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?I?m Nico LaHood. I?m the criminal district attorney in San Antonio, Texas. I?m here to tell you that vaccines cannot and do not cause autism.? That?s what Bexar County District Attorney Nico LaHood...

Does Karachi Really Want China To Control The Electrical Switch?

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Karachi?s K-Electric company will soon have a new owner — China?s communist party. Last week, China?s state-owned Shanghai Electric Power Co purchased a 66.4% stake in the Pakistani utility,...

Fukushima: Time Bomb Or Training Device?

A protester holds a fan during an anti-nuclear demonstration rally in front of the Diet building in Tokyo on March 11, 2016. Hundreds of demonstratior staged the anti-nuclear rally on the fifth anniversary...

New Economic Worry: Boomers Spending Less and Less, Report Says

(AP Photo/Bradley C Bower, File) Some 10,000 Baby Boomers turn 65 each day. Imagine the effect on the American economy if they all stopped spending in retirement? That, of course, is impossible. But...