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Chelsea’s 15 best goals of the 2016-17 season

In preparation for what is sure to be a closely contested Chelsea Goal of the Year vote — voting for that annual award should begin soon on the official website — here are Chelsea’s 15 best goals scored so far this season, put together by Twitter must-follow @CFCvid. I’m not quite sure how we will …

Soccer

True Leaders Believe Dissent Is an Obligation

These are head-spinning times for those of us who think about the best ways to lead and the most effective ways to compete. What defines acceptable personal behavior (let alone behavior worth emulating) among public officials? Why would executives at so many iconic organizations — Volkswagen, Wells …

Leadership

The 5 Skills That Innovative Leaders Have in Common

Innovation is critical in a knowledge economy — driving growth, new products, and new methods of delivering value to customers. According to PwC’s 2015 study on Global Innovation, U.S. companies spend $145 billion dollars in-country on R&D each year. And yet, despite its importance, innovation is a …

Management

Bill Gates and investors worth $170 billion are launching a fund to fight climate change through energy innovation

Bill Gates is leading a more than $1 billion fund focused on fighting climate change by investing in clean energy innovation.<p>The Microsoft co-founder and his all-star line-up of fellow investors plan to announce tomorrow the Breakthrough Energy Ventures fund, which will begin making investments …

Venture Capital

How to Manage Your Emotions Without Fighting Them

We often hear tips and tricks for helping us to “control” our emotions, but that’s the wrong idea: strong emotions aren’t bad, and they don’t need to be pushed down or controlled; they are, in fact, data. Our emotions evolved as a signaling system, a way to help us communicate with each other and …

Emotional Intelligence

Pygmalion in Management

Most parents are aware that teachers’ expectations about individual children become self-fulfilling prophecies: If a teacher believes a child is slow, the child will come to believe that, too, and will indeed learn slowly. The lucky child who strikes a teacher as bright also picks up on that …

Management

Chelsea and Arsenal fans unite to celebrate the end of Tottenham’s unbeaten run

Tottenham Hotspur’s 12-match unbeaten run came to an end at Stamford Bridge on Saturday after Mauricio Pochettino’s side lost 2-1 to Chelsea.<p>Spurs …

LeBron James of Cleveland Cavaliers slams Phil Jackson for referring to business partners as 'posse'

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- LeBron James says he has lost all respect for Phil Jackson after the New York Knicks president characterized James' business …

Basketball

Nairobi’s colorful but chaotic local bus system is resisting being digitized

Commuting in Africa’s major cities is a daily hassle for millions of people where public transport systems are underdeveloped and typically overwhelmed by the fast-growing number of urban dwellers. For Nairobi’s colorful matatus, the local privately-owned buses which carry masses of people everyday …

Transportation
Africa

How Instagram and Snapchat Are Distorting Your View of Entrepreneurship

Your biggest misconceptions on entrepreneurship might be coming from social media. Here's how to avoid them.<p>Working with entrepreneurs has been one of the most interesting things I've done in my career. Particularly because I've been working in this space for nearly 10 years, before it was cool and …

Entrepreneurship

Unwanted by Manchester United, Javier Hernandez is showing his former club what might have been

In August 2015, Javier Hernandez played a Champions League game against Club Brugge. It was – unsurprisingly – as a substitute. Eight minutes from time, United won a penalty. As Hernandez took it, his left foot gave way on the slippery turf, and the ball dribbled wide. In the final minute, he …

Soccer

How Microsoft Uses a Growth Mindset to Develop Leaders

Research shows that managers see far more leadership potential in their employees when their companies adopt a growth mindset — the belief that talent should be developed in everyone, not viewed as a fixed, innate gift that some have and others don’t. But what are those organizations doing to …

Employment

Colin Kaepernick's True Sin

The San Francisco quarterback has been attacked for refusing to stand for the Star Spangled Banner—and for daring to criticize the system in which he thrived.<p>It was in early childhood when W.E.B. Du Bois––scholar, activist, and black radical––first noticed The Veil that separated him from his white …

Sean Hannity

10 Latest Wearable Tech That Can Meet Your Fitness Goals

Thanks to our hectic work life, we are now moving close towards a sedentary generation. A generation where we are glued to our computer and mobile …

Wearable Tech

How U.S. Army Basic Training Turns Diverse Groups into Teams

We know that diverse teams are more creative and productive than homogenous teams, but how do you get individuals who aren’t alike working together smoothly? As I’ve seen from teaching over 960 recruits as a basic-training company commander in the U.S. Army, people from various backgrounds struggle …

U.S. Army

Great Leaders Embrace Office Politics

A rising young executive found herself strategically ousted in an internal power play. Jill had all the chops to rise to the corner office: consistent top 10% performer, hardworking, intelligent, personable, driven, multilingual, an MBA from a top-tier school. Handwritten thank-you notes from the …

Leadership

Jay Z, Eminem, Slick Rick and more remember Muhammad Ali

NEW YORK (AP) — Muhammad Ali was not a rapper, but to many of the genre's best lyricists, he was influential in paving the way for hip-hop stars to succeed and had a lasting impact on the art form.<p>Ali was hip-hop: He was boastful, he trash-talked, he was a strong poet and he could freestyle. He …

Rap & Hip-Hop

50 Unforgettable Photos of Muhammad Ali

The greatest of all time.<p>Muhammad Ali, born Cassius Clay in 1942, was arguably the greatest boxer of all time. Ali passed away Saturday at the age of 74. Here we take a look back at some of the most powerful, memorable, fascinating photos of him ever captured.

Boxing

Boxing world, and the world at large, react to Muhammad Ali's passing

The enormity of<p>Muhammad Ali’s death reverberated Saturday in the impact felt by the millions he touched, especially those in the fight game.<p>Manny Pacquiaosaid his decision to pursue a life in public service as a senator in the Philippines after winning a record eight division belts was influenced …

Nutty Louis van Gaal more than met his match at a Manchester United that has gone mad 

He sat, weary and listless, in the pits of Wembley Stadium, addressing the press, knowing it was all over. He stared at the back of his hands. Occasionally he caught sight of his shrivelled reflection in the cup he had just won. But like the team he had been rearing for the last two years, the …

Soccer

NC college system's federal funds in crosshairs of LGBT law

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's prized public universities could be the biggest losers as state leaders defend a new law limiting the rights of LGBT people.<p>The 17-university system, which includes the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and North Carolina State University as well …

North Carolina

Great Leaders Do Not Need to Be Authentic

Ted Cruz has accused Donald Trump of, among other things, not being a “true conservative.” Instead, Trump seems willing to tack to the prevailing …

Leadership

7 Leadership Lessons From the Coach Who Mentored Steve Jobs, Eric Schmidt, and Jeff Bezos | Inc.com

Most Silicon Valley titans are familiar figures. They make commencement speeches that rack up millions of views on YouTube, get profiled by business websites such as this one, and have irreverent movies made about their lives.<p>And then there was Bill Campbell, who died of cancer on Monday at 75. He …

Silicon Valley
Basketball
Leadership

The Leadership Quality that Truly Separates Disney's Bob Iger From his Peers

In 2015, Bob Iger, CEO of Disney (dis), told his top 400 executives, “The riskiest thing Disney can do is maintain the status quo.” Iger knows that …

Innovation

A 10-Year Study Reveals What Great Executives Know and Do

Despite the huge impact executives can have on their organizations, failure rates remain high. Prescriptions for what to do continue to fall short. So we wondered: If we closely studied the executives who succeed in top jobs once appointed, could we identify distinguishing features that set them …

Management