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8 Myths That Can Inhibit Innovation In Your Business

Starting an entrepreneurial business, or maintaining the competitiveness of a mature business, requires innovation. Yet everyone I know seems to have a different perspective on what constitutes real innovation, and why is seems to happen so rarely. Another challenge is to debunk some of the common myths that seem prevent [...]

Canada plans to resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees by the end of February

The Canadian government won’t meet its goal to resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees by year’s end, though thousands will be accepted into the country, officials said Tuesday. About 10,000 refugees will arrive in Canada by Dec. 31 and an additional 15,000 are expected to be resettled in January and February,...

There is little difference between rich and poor in America

The further you go towards the tails of the bell curve, the more similar social characteristics. In a society that has been even more polarized, we increasingly see similarities between the very wealthy, and the very poor. The declining middle class is more and more a world of it's own (as the elite used to be). Show More Summary

Wednesday Watch

Evening Headlines Bloomberg: U.S. Urges Russia, Turkey to Cool Standoff Over Downed Warplane. (video) U.S. President Barack Obama and the NATO military alliance called for a de-escalation of tensions between Turkey and Russia, as their...Show More Summary

17 Seconds That Changed The World - Leaked Letter Exposes Turkey's Hair-Trigger Reality

Needless to say, Moscow and Ankara are at odds over precisely what happened on Tuesday when a Russian Su-24 was shot down near the Syrian border. The two pilots ejected and attempted to parachute to safety but Turkmen FSA-allied Alwiya...Show More Summary

Do Fewer Things, Better

I'm going to tell you a secret. I have a very simple, 4-word strategic plan (devised it a few years ago).

Productivity lessons for Asia's tiger cubs

The nature of economic growth in Asia's industrialised and industrialising economies is undergoing a pronounced shift.

Lefkada Earthquake Destroys Pristine Greek Beach - Before & After

An earthquake triggered landslides on the western coast of Lefkada, specifically on Egremni beach, a popular vacation destination and beautiful beach.

Spark-led group wins TransGrid

Consortium to purchase NSW govt's electricity network operations for more than $10bn

Evolution nears Phoenix Gold takeover

Australia's second largest listed gold miner close to completing its protracted acquisition.

Millennials Aren't Impressed by Supermarkets' Free Turkey Giveaways

Free frozen turkeys are pretty easy to come by at supermarkets -- as long as you're willing to spend money on everything else. Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg A free turkey for Thanksgiving is a giveaway from supermarkets and other businesses that's almost as old of a tradition as Thanksgiving itself. But according [...]

Profound Political Disunity Is Now Pitting Rising Elites Against Fading Elites

Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith of OfTwoMinds blog, The American Power Elite may yet discover that throw the bums out applies to all existing Establishment parties and Elites. As I have often noted, historian Michael Grant identified profound political disunity in the ruling class as a key cause of the dissolution of the Roman Empire. Show More Summary

China to bulk-up Blackmores

Vitamin company Blackmores will continue to be boosted by Chinese demand: analysts.

Start-up nation or stars in our eyes?

It’s hard to argue a vision for a creative, inventive and a flexible economy but this will be a difficult journey and the term ‘start-up nation’ must not turn into a buzzword.

Company at Center of Drug Price Storm Cuts Cost of Medicine

Turing Pharmaceuticals sparked outrage after it hiked the price of one of its drugs by 5,000 percent

Charles M. Cawley, Founder of MBNA Corp., Dies at 75

Mr. Cawley’s MBNA Corporation introduced affinity credit cards, which are tied to sports teams, universities, professional associations and other organizations that inspire consumer loyalty.


My sense on holiday weeks is to watch for low volume upward drift. The SPY more or less held to this... GD is above the MA50, MA200, with rising MA5. It has to defeat the MA20 and move to the top of the Bollinger Band to prove itself more. Show More Summary

6 Ways You're Being Tricked Into Saying Yes

We are triggered to say yes all the time to things we don't want. And doing so just brings more stress, clutter, and chaos into our lives. But savvy sales people and marketing professionals have a few tricks up their sleeves to sell you, and if you know what they are, you can avoid falling into the trap by embracing the power of no. Show More Summary

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