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The 25 most ruthless leaders of all time

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One man’s hero is another man’s tyrant, a popular aphorism goes. But while we can argue the validity and virtue of certain political agendas, the callous methods by which some leaders attain their goals are less up to interpretation. After all, no matter how a historian tries to spin it, ordering a tower to be […]

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It Takes More Than a Great Idea to Sell a Product

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Take a look around the entrepreneurial landscape today, and you’d think all you need to succeed is to have a good idea. The field of entrepreneurship is littered with motivational messages urging us to quit our 9-5 day jobs, pitch a great idea, and then the money will magically start pouring in. Sadly, this is […]

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Back to School: Brush Up On Cybersecurity Best Practices

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Starting a new school year, for students of all ages, brings a new sense of purpose and opportunity. A new academic year welcomes new notebooks and gadgets, a more rigorous sleep schedule, and fresh study habits. Whether your child is starting kindergarten or their senior year of college, now is an excellent time to start […]

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This animated map shows how religion spread across the world

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Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism, and Islam are five of the biggest religions in the world. Over the last few thousand years, these religious groups have shaped the course of history and had a profound influence on the trajectory of the human race. Through countless conflicts, conquests, missions abroad, and simple word of mouth, these religions […]

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Let the Machines Do the Learning

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As we celebrate Labor Day this month in the US, it is worth reflecting on the past, present and future of the labor force and its role in shaping modern society. The labor movement really took off in the 19th century along with the industrial revolution, where one begat the other. Today, we are clearly […]

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6 Steps To Creating A Content Management Plan

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Mastering social media and controlling your social media content takes dedication and time. But by taking the time to do it, you’ll be rewarded by having your message heard and gaining growth in your business. Don’t know where to start? Here are 6 steps to create your own content management plan… 1) Take the Time […]

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Here’s how dramatic BlackBerry’s fall has actually been

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BlackBerry is done making phones. The Canadian telecoms company this week announced that it will no longer manufacture its own handset hardware, and will instead outsource that production to third-party partners. This doesn’t mean that BlackBerry phones will no longer exist — the firm had already started this process with this year’s DTEK50 — but […]

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Zaki’s Review: The Magnificent Seven (2016)

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Sometimes it feels like the only thing MGM has on offer is James Bond movies and remakes of revered movies from its voluminous back catalogue. From Rollerball to Red Dawn to RoboCop, the celluloid highway of the past few decades is littered with decaying carcasses of roadkill remakes from the once-mighty Lion that landed with […]

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Radisson Blu Hotel Opens in Lyon, France

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The new Radisson Blu Hotel in Lyon will open 1st October 2016. The hotel, located on the upper floors of Lyon’s iconic Part-Dieu tower, known locally as ‘Le Crayon’, features breath-taking views of the city’s historical quarter, the French Alps and Mont Blanc. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

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Video: Thousands flock to Maudie to kick off VIFF

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The life of legendary Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis is painted in exquisite detail in this impeccably acted, incredibly affecting biopic. At the beating heart of Aisling Walsh’s film is Sally Hawkins (beloved by VIFF audiences for her performances in Happy-Go-Lucky and Made in Dagenham), who not only captures the contorted physicality of this self-taught […]

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The Key To Solving Teen Hunger? Involving Teens.

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Many low-income U.S. teens are resorting to risky and disturbing behaviors like stealing, selling drugs or trading sex — through “transactional” dating with older, wealthier individuals — in order to get food. An estimated 6.8 million young people between the ages of 10 and 17 don’t have enough to eat. This is according to a […]

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Inspiring Students To Succeed In A Global Economy

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A talented entrepreneur, Andrew Yang, recently wrote an article in Quartz stating, “Research shows that there’s a substantial correlation between a person’s socioeconomic background and the likelihood of their starting a company. Too many potentially important companies never come to fruition because startup culture — intentionally or not — marginalizes women, underrepresented minorities, and first-generation […]

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Old Vaccine Brings India New Hope in Fight Against Leprosy

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India’s decision to conduct new trials on the world’s first leprosy vaccine is eliciting hope it will help eliminate the dreaded disease from the country. Following a declaration by the World Health Organization (WHO), India has been officially counted as a leprosy-free country since 2005, meaning less than one person in 10,000 people is afflicted […]

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Chelsea Handler interviewed Ann Coulter’s ‘body double’ after the controversial Trump supporter cancelled last-minute

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Chelsea Handler found a hilarious way around Ann Coulter’s last-minute interview cancellation by using a “body double” and the conservative pundit’s own words on Friday’s episode of Netflix’s “Chelsea.” “Since I’m always accused on not representing both sides in this election, I went out on a limb and booked one of the most vocal Trump […]

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What Beginners Need to Know About Online Stock Brokers

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By Kevin Voigt With the proliferation of online stock brokers, people have never had more options to steer their own investing future. Yet in recent interviews NerdWallet conducted, here’s what we heard again and again: The hardest thing about investing for retirement is getting started. “You just don’t know where to begin,” said a 39-year-old […]