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How to Fix the Start Up Hiring Dilemma

Hiring employees, especially for a startup, is the most difficult task a founder faces. It is filled with risk, reward, and the costs of high turnover that comes with failure. Most founders do not have the capital to make a mistake. This is why they spend countless hours sitting across the table …

Bitcoin Obliterates 'The State Theory Of Money'

Once you get past the childish title, the recent bitcoin piece from Karl Denninger raises some issues that warrant consideration from bitcoin economists. Denninger is an intelligent student of the capital markets and his essay deserves a serious reply.<p>The economic contribution of his essay is that …

Surprise! China’s export boom might be a fraud

Chinese government figures showing a 19.8% rise in the country’s exports for the three months to February were definitely puzzling. Due to lackluster demand from the US and Europe, and banks being unwilling to lend to small businesses, the nation’s factories are not, on the face of it, doing very …

China

If You Think China's Air Is Bad, You Should See The Water

REUTERS/China Daily The unhealthy smog that settled over Beijing earlier this year, capturing international media attention, is not the only visible sign of China's rapid economic growth and the resulting environmental hazards.<p>Countless rivers and lakes have also been contaminated by nearby …

China

Five cities where you can live large, for a little

Inspiring alternatives to the world’s priciest cities, where comparable lifestyle, location and experiences can be found for a fraction of the cost.<p>The world’s most expensive cities for 2013 have been identified by the Economist Intelligence Unit and there is a good chance your dream destination …

Buenos Aires

The Most Common Leadership Model - And Why It's Broken

When organizations’ hire, develop, and promote leaders using a competency-based model, they’re unwittingly incubating failure. Nothing fractures corporate culture faster, and eviscerates talent development efforts more rapidly, than rewarding the wrong people for the wrong reasons. Don’t reward …

Monika Grzymala’s 3D Tape Drawing Explodes onto the Walls of Galerie Crone | Colossal

<p>I’m not sure it’s possible to infuse black tape with more energy than Polish artist Monika Grzymala has accomplished with her piece <i>Raumzeichnung</i>, …

11 Racist Remarks Made By Politicians: A Look Back (SLIDESHOW)

After drawing national attention for using the term "wetback" to describe workers employed by his father, Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) came under fire from politicians on both sides of the aisle in March.<p>Young apologized for the slur. But he isn't the only politician who has made racist remarks while …

Is the Ethanol Mandate Pumping Up Gas Prices? | Council on Foreign Relations

New Diabetes Drug Invokana Has Major Treatment - And Market - Potential

A new treatment option will soon be available to people with type 2 diabetes with the FDA’s approval on Friday of Invokana, a first-in-class medication to lower blood sugar.<p>Johnson & Johnson’s Invokana (generic name canagliflozin) attacks blood sugar right from the get go, reducing the amount of …