Could be worse! Meek Mill got in big trouble in November when he violated his probation for a 2009 drug and gun conviction by attending the American Music Awards without permission. And it certainly didn't help things when he failed his urine test afterwards… Despite a heartfelt testimony from his girlfriend Nicki Minaj, the Philadelphia judge still [...]
Facing increasingly difficult long-term labor markets, American companies big and small will be forced to invest in sustainable talent programs to ensure a stable, productive workforce. Firms that get ahead of this trend – some already have -- will realize an enormous competitive advantage. Those who lag put their businesses [...]
In last night's debate, when HRC said there's more than one street, referring to Wall St, she was challenged. She had rattled off a list other industries that had misbehaved. But she left one out, and when we look back at this election in the future, the omission, imho, will be glaring. Show More Summary
You might think people are happiest in their jobs in the big capitals of Europe, such as London or Berlin. But those political and financial centres fail to get in to the top locations for happy worker, according to a study from theShow More Summary
The January transfer deadline day failed to provide the sort of drama modern football demands; most of the "big" clubs kept quiet, refusing to alter their squads at extortionate prices, with the likes of Watford, Everton and Newcastle...Show More Summary
The Game could be in some serious hot water! On Wednesday, it was reported that the rapper failed to respond to a sexual assault lawsuit again him made by a female contestant from his new reality show. Yikes! ICYMI: Priscilla Rainey sued the 36-year-old for $10 million last summer while claiming the Hate It Or Love It [...]
(Reuters) - A top Federal Reserve official said on Thursday he backs tougher stress tests for "too big to fail" banks including higher capital requirements that would make them "even more binding." The United States adopted both stress tests and capital surcharges for banks in the wake of the 2007-2009 financial crisis, when U.S. Show More Summary
A judge is refusing to throw out the criminal case against Bill Cosby, rejecting the argument that a verbal agreement with a previous prosecutor gave him immunity from being tried for sexual assault, NBC Chicago reports. A former district...Show More Summary
I remember when reaching my goals felt like a lottery. Maybe it's my turn. Maybe I'll stay motivated this time. All of the books and articles I read told me if I wanted to succeed in my goals, I just had to want it more. If I failed, it was because I didn't have enough desire. Show More Summary
The sprawling six-bedroom Mediterranean home at 145-147 Alpine Terrace has been bouncing on and off the market since last June seeking a buyer. Last fall, it was looking for $5.858 million, but after failing to sell it lowered its expectations...
Mixed martial arts veteran and former welterweight title contender Nick Diaz is only interested in "big fights."
Microsoft has released an update for the Surface Book and Surface Pro but failed to fix many of the issues users have had with the laptop and tablet, according to a blog post from Paul Thurrot. Thurrot, one of the most well-respected...Show More Summary
The New York Times, in a front-page story, is reporting that the Wounded Warrior Project — “the nation’s largest and fastest-growing veterans charity” — has been spending lavishly and wastefully on itself while failing to provide some...Show More Summary
Via BusinessCycle.com, Grand Experiments That Are Too Big To Fail As the great and the good gathered in Davos to ponder the next big thing, the pummeling of global equity markets brought key assumptions into question. Yet, their collective...Show More Summary
Mark Zuckerberg tried to steal DeepMind’s Go-playing computer thunder. It didn’t really work out the way he had intended Here’s a lesson for Mark Zuckerberg: if you’re trying to overshadow someone else’s big day, it’s best to make sure you have something good to do it with. Show More Summary
Mega investment firms are not too big to fail sustainability. Not all investment portfolios return above-average performance to their investors. We should hope for more, but set our expectations for mega investment firms in the same way.
My wife and I went to see "The Big Short" last night. It's not a feel-good movie to see the confederacy of greed amidst so many and the conspiracy of dunces among the failed regulatory community. The "We Saved the World" crowd helped put out the fire they allowed to rage. Show More Summary
As you're well aware, Donald Trump has elected to forego tomorrow's Fox News debate in Iowa, having failed to bully the network into removing...
Analytics initiatives are not failure proof. In practice, they fail often. Bernard Marr, Forbes contributor and author of Big Data: Using SMART Big Data, Analytics and Metrics to Make Better Decisions and Improve Performance, predicts that “half of all big data projects will fail to deliver against their expectations.” Michael [...]
If you've tried to sell luxury real estate in the past, and you just weren't able to make it work, there's a reason. In fact, there's one big reason that most agents never break into the luxury market. Fortunately, you can avoid this pitfall and make it big in luxury real estate...