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High Performance

You go girl.

Having spent 20 years with the most ubiquitous high tech and consumer products companies in the world, I’ve learned a thing or two about high performance. 532 more words


Event Report: Turkish Energy Leadership, Europe and the Future of the Global Energy Order

On Friday, September 19, 2014 an Expert Roundtable on ‘Turkish Energy Leadership, Europe and the Future of the Global Energy Order’ was held at Istanbul Policy Center… 1,987 more words


Hong Kong's Remarkable Fiscal Policy

I’ve had ample reason to praise Hong Kong’s economic policy.

Most recently, it was ranked (once again) as the world’s freest economy.

And I’ve shown that this makes a difference by comparing Hong Kong’s economic performance to the comparatively lackluster (or weak) performance of economies in the… 705 more words



In politics there is Smart power. A term used in reference to the combination of using both military strength and diplomacy.

There is also S.M.A.R.T. business. 307 more words

Upcoming Linguistic Events

Find below a list of upcoming events dedicated to languages and cultures. Please note that it is not solely meant for professional linguists. Although it is mainly aimed at translators, LSPs, teachers, or any other language specialists, anyone interested in the subject is more than welcome! 120 more words


Best Blogs 10 October 2014

Welcome to #BestBlogs, the weekly curation of the world of work.

The latest ideas on organization life, personal collaboration and the politics of work from practitioners around the globe are collected here so you may become more effective, perhaps even more satisfied, in career. 390 more words


The Elusive Zen Mind

The cliff divers of Acapulco Mexico have nerves of steel and are extremely focused when performing their extraordinary aerobatic dives off the edge of the mountain into the sea below. 537 more words

Philosophical Ramblings