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3 Thursday AM Reads - VW Scandal | New African Development Bank Chief of Staff | Zero to One

  1. You’ve probably seen the news of Martin Winterkorn’s resignation from his CEO post at the Volkswagen Group. Rough year for this guy. Earlier in the year, VW Group supervisory board chair Ferdinand Piech publicly…
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The Trailer For Showtime's New Damian Lewis Series Looks Outstanding

Most of Showtime’s last few new series — Happyish, Ray Donovan, The Affair, Penny Dreadful — haven’t really managed to break through for the network (though, I hear that the second season of Penny Dreadful was very good). 144 more words


Should I stay or should I go? The impact of a 24x7 work culture

Late spring is a time of major career transition as interns arrive for summer assignments, college students begin their careers and the rest of the workforce assesses their place at work and considers next steps. 880 more words


Shift your focus away from what you want (a billion dollars) and get deeply, intensely curious about what the world wants and needs.

– Elon Musk’s ex-wife Justine Musk on Quora…

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RT: Total to slash spending on US shale and North Sea projects

While Saudi Arabia may not have started out with this intention, I’m thinking more and more strongly they are preparing to sign on with the BRICS and like rats leave the sinking ship of the West. 422 more words


How The Big Failed

By Joanna Socha

How Lehman Brothers Devoured Its Children

Andrew Ross Sorkin reveals details concerning the major people involved in this crisis. He takes us to the secret world, where the most powerful people on Wall Street turn out to be as scared and stressed as people on Main Street. 1,250 more words

American Crisis

Showtime casts Billions

Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis will head the cast of Showtime’s new drama pilot Billions.

Written by Brian Koppelman, David Levien and Andrew Ross Sorkin, Billions takes a forensic look at the world of high finance by tracking the approaching collision between two titanic figures – the US attorney and a brilliant hedge fund king. 11 more words