Young Global Leaders

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Name: Young Global Leaders
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

A journey through the Arctic

Climate change is one of the great challenges of our time; it is a global issue, and the consequences are both visible and invisible to the eye. Fortunately, science and technology can help us tackle this challenge and, at the same time, help us build ... [Published Liberal Party of Canada - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 2 reports

AngloGold Ashanti Appoints Christine Ramon as Incoming CFO

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/07/14 -- (NYSE: AU) is pleased to announce Christine Ramon will be taking the post of Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of the Board, from October 1, 2014. She will replace Richard Duffy, ... [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

I Didn't Care About Climate Change Until I Visited Greenland — Now I'm Freaking Out About It

We were flying fast and steady, 300 meters over the fjord, when the helicopter pilot suddenly turned downwards, and our stomachs leapt up to our throats.Instead of blue sky, we now had ice in front of our eyes.A wall of ice. Thirty stories of ice, of ... [Published Business Insider - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Special honorary degree for Wayland resident

John Harthorne has been awarded an honorary doctor of commerce degree by Suffolk University. He is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Warren Harthorne of Wayland. Harthorne attended Deerfield Academy and graduated from Bowdoin College in 1995 with a major in German. ... [Published Wicked Local Wayland - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Africa’s Established Business Innovators Tell Us What Makes a Successful Entrepreneur

VENTURES AFRICA – Africa has its fair share of successful innovators, entrepreneurs and business people. We singled out three such people to ask what they believe makes a successful entrepreneur.MAGATTE WADE, CEO TiossanWade is a serial entrepreneur and ... [Published Ventures Africa - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Young Leaders Have Chance To Turn Ideals Into Actions

Over recent years, we have grown used to the notion that the generation of young people just starting out on their careers have a commitment to using business solutions to meet many of the challenges facing societies around the world. This is significant ... [Published Forbes.com - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

How can markets identify the better Farmers?

Feeding a growing population, is there a solution to that?By 2050 almost 10 billion mouths will need to be fed and each mouth will have more money than ever to spend on more varied and better quality food.The answer to this question is not trivial. In ... [Published 2Degrees - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Clinton calls for release of Syrian activist

By CNN's Susan GarratyFormer Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is demanding the release of kidnapped Syrian lawyer and human rights activist Razan Zaitouneh. Zaitouneh, her husband and two other human rights activists were abducted from offices ... [Published CNN - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

Japan emerges from security isolation

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe took a major step toward changing Japan's security relations when Japan and Australia, after long negotiations, agreed to jointly develop stealth submarine technology. In doing so, Mr. Abe hopes to achieve three goals: ... [Published American Enterprise Institute - Jun 19 2014]
Entities: Japan, submarine, Security
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 2 reports

Boston Consulting Group accelerates growth in middle east with string of strategic appointments

: Tuesday, June 17 - 2014 @ 11:15The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) – a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy – is set to further expand and cement its market position in the Middle East with key appointments ... [Published AME Info - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 2 reports

Societal tensions, income gaps and unemployment dominate global agenda

INTERNATIONAL. An urgent need to address societal tensions in the Middle East and North Africa, long-simmering economic problems such as widening income gaps and structural unemployment, as well as growing concern over the quality of economic policies ... [Published Business Intelligence Middle East - Jun 12 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 6 reports

Voto Latino's María Teresa Kumar Named a 2014 Young Global Leader by World Economic Forum

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- María Teresa Kumar, the President and CEO of Voto Latino, has been named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum for her professional accomplishments and commitment to society. Kumar has ... [Published PR Newswire: General Business - Mar 11 2014]

Quotes

...If that happens to be within the social space, then do it. One of my favorite quotes is from The Alchemist: "If you really believe in something the whole universe will conspire in helping you to achieve it." I believe that. I've seen first hand with my work in China on HIV AIDS and now with Embrace...
"While this is certainly a wonderful individual honor, it's more a testament to the fantastic work of our 900 team members and the shared mission we're pursuing: to create the most trusted online marketplace that makes real estate transactions transparent and simple" Seid said
...to advance our strategy of continuing to improve sustainable cash flow and returns," Chief Executive Officer Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan said. "We are deeply grateful to Richard for bridging the CFO role at an important time, and also for the outstanding work he's done over the past 13 months, in helping fortify the balance sheet."
Rest well to excel. K Anders Ericsson found in " The Role of Deliberate Practice in the Acquisition of Expert Performance " that a significant difference between good performers and excellent performers was the number of hours they spent practicing...

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Week Four [Published Jamestown Post-Journal - Jul 13 2014]
Pakistani lawyer declared lawyer of year 2014 i... [Published The News Tribe - Jul 12 2014]
Osayi Alile, transforming the lives of women fo... [Published Business Day Nigeria - Jul 11 2014]
A journey through the Arctic [Published Liberal Party of Canada - Jul 11 2014]
The Baby Saving Revolution: Obama and Beyonce E... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 10 2014]
Uncommon Sense: Global Trends That Will Affect ... [Published Noodls - Jul 08 2014]
HousingWire Names Auction.com President Jake Se... [Published Stockboard Media Inc. - Jul 07 2014]
AngloGold Ashanti Appoints Christine Ramon as I... [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - Jul 07 2014]
AngloGold Ashanti Appoints Christine Ramon as I... [Published Reuters - Jul 07 2014]
People in the News (7/06/14): Appointments and ... [Published Philanthropy News Digest - Jul 06 2014]
Indonesia poll marks fork in road [Published American Enterprise Institute - Jul 03 2014]
I Didn't Care About Climate Change Until I Visi... [Published Business Insider - Jul 02 2014]
HCL Tech's R Srikrishna To Lead Hexaware [Published CXOtoday - Jul 02 2014]
Special honorary degree for Wayland resident [Published Wicked Local Wayland - Jul 01 2014]
Habitat for Humanity International elects Jessi... [Published Benzinga.com - Jul 01 2014]
Africa’s Established Business Innovators Tell U... [Published Ventures Africa - Jun 29 2014]
Young Leaders Have Chance To Turn Ideals Into A... [Published Forbes.com - Jun 29 2014]
Vietnam complex wins big at Asian... [Published Tuoitrenews.vn - Jun 28 2014]
Bosnia And Iraq: Cycles Of Calamity – Analysis [Published Eurasia Review - Jun 27 2014]
Designer Spotlight: Natalia Allen A Pioneer In ... [Published Forbes.com - Jun 26 2014]
London, July 17th: Upgrading Education and Heal... [Published SharpBrains - Jun 26 2014]
Southwest Holdings Expands Its Investments [int... [Published Individual.com - Jun 23 2014]
How can markets identify the better Farmers? [Published 2Degrees - Jun 23 2014]
5 Counterintuitive Habits of Truly Authentic Le... [Published Forbes.com - Jun 22 2014]
Clinton calls for release of Syrian activist [Published CNN - Jun 20 2014]
Livingston International Appoints New U.S. Pres... [Published Good Day Sacramento - Jun 20 2014]
Japan emerges from security isolation [Published American Enterprise Institute - Jun 19 2014]
Happy Family Shakes Things up with the Launch o... [Published CNBC - Jun 17 2014]
Boston Consulting Group accelerates growth in m... [Published AME Info - Jun 17 2014]
Why We Brag About Being Busy (And How to Regain... [Published Lifehacker - Jun 16 2014]
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London, July 17th: Upgrading Education and Heal... [Published SharpBrains - Jun 26 2014]
We are delighted to invite SharpBrains friends to discover the future of applied neuroscience and gaming at a cocktail evening  in London on Thursday July 17th, hosted by Brainbow in collaboration with Strategic North and SharpBrains. Agenda ...
World: UN Climate Change Secretariat to Showcas... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 03 2014]
Source: UN Framework Convention on Climate ChangeCountry: World (Bonn, 31 March 2014) – Starting today, communities, cities, businesses and governments that are taking the lead on tackling climate change can apply to have their game-changing initiatives ...
IHI Executive Director Nneka Mobisson-Etuk Name... [Published Business Wire Health News - Apr 02 2014]
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--World Economic Forum honors Dr. Nneka Mobisson-Etuk of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement as a 2014 Young Global Leader for her work to reduce maternal, infant and under-5 mortality in Africa ...
West Desperate To Break Russia-China Axis, But ... [Published Zero Hedge - Mar 29 2014]
Among other things, there is one major obstacle to the West's "costs" imposition on Vladimir Putin and his Russian economy - China. So far, a Xi Jinping has described, China has been a "sleeping lion" but today "the lion is awake" and with the Chinese ...
Water is Life [Published theCSRfeed - Mar 24 2014]
SOURCE: Global Environment and Technology Foundation DESCRIPTION:<p style="outline-width: 0px; -webkit-tap-highlight- box-sizing: border-box;"&gt;By Alexandra Cousteau, Founder and President, Blue Legacy International and Monica Ellis, CEO, Global ...
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Heidrick & Struggles Helps World Economic Forum... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Mar 25 2014]
Microsoft welcomes youth to 4Afrika Advisory Co... [Published Microsoft Press Releases - Feb 18 2014]
Microsoft forms 4Afrika Advisory Council [Published Microsoft Press Releases - Oct 09 2013]
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