In the movie Whiplash, JK Simmons portrays the teacher from hell. Or is he the teacher that the best of us really needs to fulfill our potential? The question prompts a directive and another question. Directive: Go see Simmons' extraordinary performance in this film. Show More Summary
Wright, the Mets’ captain, reportedly admonished the pitching prospect Noah Syndergaard for eating lunch during an intrasquad game, a type of leadership he may have to show more of on a youthful team.
A former head of Jordan’s Muslim Brotherhood slammed the organization’s current leadership as “illegitimate and illegal,” after the Jordanian government declared the Islamist group’s Jordan branch independent of its parent organization in Egypt. Show More Summary
Though our current regime seems compelled to tacitly assist rogue nations in their quest to destroy the West with nuclear weapons, Israel’s leadership has taken a firm stance. IJ Review
It took the House GOP leadership a couple of weeks, but it finally conceded defeat Tuesday and allowed a "clean" funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security to come up for a vote. With all 182 Democrats in the Capitol and 75 of the 242 Republicans lining up in favor, the...
We've all been turned down at some point in our careers and overcoming the rebuff with grace is a leadership skill best acquired through first-hand experience. The good news is, nothing is written in stone, and a "no" is often just a step in the direction of a future "yes". Show More Summary
Former NBC News president Andrew Lack's return to 30 Rock -- he is currently in talks about a "top job" in the news division -- would catalyze a major shakeup among the executive leadership and would likely signal Brian Williams' return to the network, current and former high-level NBC News staff told the On Media blog on Monday.
Jill Geisler (submitted photo) Jill Geisler is Loyola University’s first Bill Plante Chair of Leadership and Media Integrity, according to a news release from the university. Geisler, who worked at Poynter as a faculty member for 16Show More Summary
The Republican leadership in the House of Representatives clipped the wings of conservatives Tuesday, passing a bill on the backs of Democrats to keep the Department of Homeland Security open through September. “It’s our only choice left,” said Republican Rep. Patrick McHenry of North Carolina, a member of the whip team. “We exhausted every other.”…
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It was such a pleasure to meet four of this year's Darzi Fellowships in Clinical Leadership, a program named in honor of Ara Darzi, one of world's leading surgeons at Imperial College London, who also devoted time during his career to...Show More Summary
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Ever since NBC News anchor Brian Williams was suspended for embellishing war stories, everyone has been watching NBC News to see what other changes might follow. Specifically, people have wondered whether there might be a leadership shake-up. Show More Summary
Below is a statement from Senator Jeff Sessions (R, Ala.) on the Republican leadership’s decision to allow the president’s executive amnesty to proceed unchallenged: “The Democratic Party has been completely unified in its defense of...Show More Summary
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Critical federal investments in energy innovation have remained unchanged since 2010, as detailed by the AEIC in its third report, which finds that Congress and the Administration have a mixed record on implementing their recommendations to promote energy innovation. read more
"The Dress" has been quite the polarizing topic lately. Some people see it as black and blue, while others see it as white and gold; but we can all agree that there haven't been nearly enough blog posts about it (insert the sarcasm horn blaring loudly here). Show More Summary