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What Apple, Coca Cola and Virgin have in common is that they are world renowned and respected brands. What most people don’t realise is that they could be more successful at work if they created their own personal brand – ‘brand you’. Developing...

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Why Derivatives Contracts Are Threatening Your Business

Risk mitigation is one of the C-suite’s most important responsibilities in the financial sector. But increased regulation and the complexity of OTC derivatives contracts have made it even more difficult for financial organizations to manage the risks associated with ISDA contracts and the derivatives trading process. Like it or not, derivatives contracts present a huge risk to your business—and...

Only 2 women made it onto the list of 100 best-performing CEOs of 2014: Debra Cafaro and Carol Meyrowitz

Ventas Chairman and CEO Debra Cafaro and Carol Meyrowitz, CEO of TJX took the #27 and #51 spots, respectively, on Harvard Business Review’s “100 most effective CEOs in the world” list. It would be obvious for anyone to see that the list is dominated by male CEOs, only two of the...

The 100 Most Effective CEOs In The World: Jeff Bezos Tops The List

Well, no surprise there, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is the “best perfoming CEOs in the world,” according to new rankings in the November issue of Harvard Business Review, even though he ranks among the lowest-compensated executives on the list. Second on the list...

What’s Next: The List Of Catchy Acronyms For Emerging Market Economies

Jim O’Neill, former Goldman Sachs chief economist, invented the most famous classification of emerging markets countries in a 2001 research note – Building Better Global Economic BRICs. He grouped together Brazil, Russia, India, and China as the world’s...

Why Derivatives Contracts Are Threatening Your Business

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Risk mitigation is one of the C-suite’s most important responsibilities in the financial sector. But increased regulation and the complexity of OTC derivatives contracts have made it even more difficult...

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Only 2 women made it onto the list of 100 best-performing CEOs of 2014: Debra Cafaro and Carol Meyrowitz

Carol Meyrowitz

Ventas Chairman and CEO Debra Cafaro and Carol Meyrowitz, CEO of TJX took the #27 and #51 spots, respectively, on Harvard Business Review’s “100 most effective CEOs in the world” list. It would be obvious for anyone to see that the list is dominated by male CEOs, only two of the top 100 chief executives are women. The depressing reality! Debra...

The 100 Most Effective CEOs In The World: Jeff Bezos Tops The List

Well, no surprise there, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is the “best perfoming CEOs in the world,” according to new rankings in the November issue of Harvard Business Review, even though he ranks among the lowest-compensated executives...

What’s Next: The List Of Catchy Acronyms For Emerging Market Economies

Jim O’Neill, former Goldman Sachs chief economist, invented the most famous classification of emerging markets countries in a 2001 research note – Building Better Global Economic BRICs. He grouped together Brazil, Russia, India,...

12 Inspiring Female Celebrities Who Are Proud Feminists

The question: “Do you consider yourself a feminist?” An award-winning actress, Emma Watson, in her recent speech to the United Nations that became a viral phenomenon, used the simple definition “Feminism: a person who believes...

Creating a personal brand can help you shine at work

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What Apple, Coca Cola and Virgin have in common is that they are world renowned and respected brands. What most people don’t realise is that they could be more successful at work if they created their...

Top 13 Highest-Earning Dead Celebrities In The World: 2014 List

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The Prince Of Pop Michael Jackson tops highest-earning dead celebrities in the world list of 2014 by Forbes magazine, with an estimated $140 million in earnings over the last 12 months. The King Of Rock...

Innovative Products that Can Grow Your Business

It is not unusual to see a Starbucks line-up that is multiple people long, sometimes even bursting out onto the street. Coffee has become a daily essential for many people. It is now commonplace to have...

Emma Watson: Emotional, Inspirational, And Powerful Words On Gender Equality

When Emma Watson gave her inspiring speech about feminism at the United Nations to launch the #HeForShe campaign that aims to tackle gender equality around the world. I – like most others –...

Why Derivatives Contracts Are Threatening Your Business

NYSE New York Stock Exchange

Risk mitigation is one of the C-suite’s most important responsibilities in the financial sector. But increased regulation and the complexity of OTC derivatives contracts have made it even more difficult...

Only 2 women made it onto the list of 100 best-performing CEOs of 2014: Debra Cafaro and Carol Meyrowitz

Carol Meyrowitz

Ventas Chairman and CEO Debra Cafaro and Carol Meyrowitz, CEO of TJX took the #27 and #51 spots, respectively, on Harvard Business Review’s “100 most effective CEOs in the world” list. It...

The 100 Most Effective CEOs In The World: Jeff Bezos Tops The List

Well, no surprise there, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is the “best perfoming CEOs in the world,” according to new rankings in the November issue of Harvard Business Review, even though he ranks among...

What’s Next: The List Of Catchy Acronyms For Emerging Market Economies

Jim O’Neill, former Goldman Sachs chief economist, invented the most famous classification of emerging markets countries in a 2001 research note – Building Better Global Economic BRICs. He grouped...