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The Justin Bieber Of Chess Needed Less Than Two Minutes To Tear Apart Bill Gates

Magnus Carlsen is the No. 1 chess player in the world and won the 2016 World Championship this week over what was presumably another nerd. I assume the tournament takes place somewhere nerdy that I’d never go, like a library or a Brooklyn coffeehouse. 218 more words

Sports

The Social Media Side of Public Relations

How do social media change the public relations process? Can you think of an example of how social media content has helped or hurt an organization? 170 more words

Chapter Bubbles

Man Like Bill! World’s Richest Man, Bill Gates Donate $2M To Nigerian Governors in Partnership Deal

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum and Bill Medlinda Gates Foundation on Thursday in Abuja, announced a new partnership, which they said was aimed at strengthening cross-state policies in Nigeria.While speaking at a press conference on Thursday in Abuja, the Chief Strategy Officer at the Bill & Belinda Gates Foundation, Mark Suzman, formally announced a new partnership between the foundation and the Nigeria Governors’ Forum which is aimed at strengthening cross-state policies in Nigeria.According to Punch, the policies would also strengthen financial resources that they said would benefit the poorest people in the country.Speaking further, Suzman said the three-year$2m partnership will focus on domestic revenue challenge, with the aim of strengthening public financing for social programmes that Suzman said would benefit the poor.The fund, he added, would also afford the NGF and the Gates Foundation to develop a road mapfor future collaboration in strengthening Primary Health Care in Nigeria that would unlock fundingdedicated to the work.“The Gates Foundation recognises how critical state leadership is to development in Nigeria.“This is because two-thirds of social spending inNigeria occurs at the sub national information exchange, collaboration on policy, and the work of executive governors in determining how best to ensure Federal and state policies work for Nigeria’s poorest,” Suzman said.He told the gathering, which included governors, that Gates Foundation and NGF had previously partnered together on polio eradication in Nigeria, with notable success, adding that there were still works to be done to finish the job on polio, and that the NGF was a critical partner in maintaining the country’s commitment to polio eradication.Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, whospoke on behalf of the governors, assured the donors that the fund would be judiciously used, adding that he and his colleagues were happy that the NGF found worthy partners in the two organisations.

News

Bill Gates: 'Kenya a model in HIV prevention'

Kenya has developed an effective programme for the prevention of HIV, the virus which causes Aids, US billionaire and philanthropist Bill Gates has said as World Aids Day is marked. 142 more words

Africa

Why I Choose Network Marketing?

Hi there, I’m Oscar R. Acosta, an ex-OFW (Marine/Civil Engineer) who came back for good in the Philippines last September 2011. In November 2011, I became a contractor  for the construction of various horizontal and vertical projects administered by the DPWH, Sarangani Province. 1,832 more words

MLM

Leadership

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By Max

A great leader needs

Courage

Wisdom

Understanding

Intelect.

Without these four characteristics you will fall well short.

In order to be an effective leader you will need to be able to motivate others. 19 more words

Motivation