Five Lessons From The Brazil 2014 World Cup For Business Leaders

Brazil 2014 is the best soccer World Cup in recent history. The goals are flying in; there’s plenty of last-minute action and there have been upsets galore. So can it teach us anything about business and leadership? Here’s a tongue-in-cheek effort to field a five-a-side team of nuggets of wider truths.

Dear Facebook, Please Experiment On Me

Dear Mark Zuckerberg,

US to send 300 additional troops to Iraq

The U.S. military is sending more troops to Iraq for security against ISIS.


Why Successful Leaders Acknowledge Cultural Differences

In a world where even the most far-flung places show the movies we see in Britain and the United States, where the same – mainly western – music pours from radios and personal devices and where, thanks to the reach of the internet, English is arguably more dominant than it ever was before it is easy to assume that cultural differences are a thing of the past. Or at least not important.

Obama wants to act on immigration now

President Obama says he’ll take executive action on immigration reform.


Obama wants to act on immigration now

President Obama says he’ll take executive action on immigration reform.


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A three-vehicle accident sent one man to the hospital in Tuscaloosa on Monday morning.