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Which is the greenest, happiest country in the world?

Is life on this planet getting better? When it comes to the progress of nations, how do you measure what matters most? There’s wealth, there’s …

The Internet Of Things Is Becoming More Difficult To Escape

After a long day, many of us try to set down our technology and unplug from the world around us. But, according to a new report by the Pew Research Center and Elon University's Imagining the Internet Center, over the next few years, that will become much more difficult to do.<p>Almost half of the …

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Top 7 disruptive technologies for cities

By Abhas Jha<p>Imagine you were working in development and poverty reduction in the early 1990s (I was!). Only one website existed in all the world in …

These charts show the startling differences between North and South Korea

Kim Jong-Un spoke of “a new history of peace, prosperity and inter-Korean relations” as he became the first North Korean leader to step across the …

Here's Why Finland Is Considered the Happiest Country on Earth

Finland has a lot to smile about.<p>The Scandinavian country landed the top spot on the United Nations’ World Happiness Report, released Wednesday.<p>The …

The 21 cities with the best quality of life in the world

The ranking is one of the most comprehensive of its kind and is carried out annually to help multinational companies and other employers to compensate employees fairly when placing them on international assignments, according to Mercer.<p>London and New York do not make it anywhere near the top of the …

Amazon Strategy Teardown: Amazon’s Barreling Into Physical Retail, Financial Services, Healthcare, And AI-Led Computing

Seattle-based Amazon is doubling down on AI for AWS and the ecosystem around its AI assistant, Alexa. It's seeking to become the central provider for …

Friede, Freude, dicke Eier! Oder: Wie sozial ist New Work?

Die Arbeitswelt verändert sich. Diese Binsenweisheit galt schon immer. Sie beinhaltet in unserer Zeit und in der uns erwartenden Zukunft jedoch …

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Roundtable Predictive Analytics: Viele Daten, aber noch kein Plan

Den Nutzen von Predictive Analytics muss den Anwenderfirmen keiner mehr erklären. Allein es hapert an der Umsetzung. Technische Aspekte, unklare …

Holger Nauheimer on LinkedIn: “There is one single person…

There is one single person who had the biggest impact on how I developed as a human being after the age of 35. His name is Stephen Gilligan. He just …

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Sport- und Fitnessblogs am Sonntag, 4.2.2018

Wenn wir heute gemeinsam einen Orangensaft trinken würden, würde ich Dir erzählen dass…• ich die ersten Ferien für dieses Jahr gebucht habe und schon …

Agile Organisationsstruktur - Ein Überblick

Die Präsentation vermittelt einen Überblick über agile Strukturen mit einem Fokus auf Unternehmenskultur. Dabei werden unterschiedliche agile Methoden und deren Haupteigenschaften dargestellt und Entscheidungshilfen für ein agiles Vorgehen aufgezeigt. Bei Rückfragen direkt an die Autoren wenden (s. …

World Bank at the World Urban Forum: Three key ways to implement the New Urban Agenda

Over a year ago, national and city leaders from around the world gathered at the Habitat III conference in Quito to endorse the New Urban Agenda, …

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Yuval Noah Harari: the theatre of terror

As the literal meaning of the word indicates, terror is a military strategy that hopes to change the political situation by spreading fear rather than by causing material damage. This strategy is almost always adopted by very weak parties, who are unable to inflict much material damage on their …

Political Science

The Moral Economy – review of a compelling new field of economics

It is common to contrast those who want to interpret the world and those who want to change it. Karl Marx had a formulation to that same effect. …

Die einzigen 5 Ziele beim Bloggen, die Ergebnisse liefern

Ernsthaft?<p>Jemand versucht dir zu sagen, was für Ziele du beim Bloggen verfolgen sollst?<p>Wie kann er es wagen?<p>Ja, ich wage es. Und zwar ganz bewusst: …

10 Ways Blogging Will Change Your Life

<b>Starting a blog can change your life.</b>Seriously.It’s changed my life and I know it’s changed thousands of other’s lives.When I was working at my …

5 einfache Wege, deinen Schreibstil zu verbessern – ohne zu schreiben

Wie lernt man am besten Schwimmen?<p>Überraschung: Durch Schwimmen.<p>Einfach ins Wasser springen und los!<p>Doch was tust du, wenn kein Wasser in der Nähe …

6 Tipps wie Du mit Evernote effektiver bloggen kannst | THOMAS GUTHMANN - Reisen & Fotos

Seit 2008 gibt es mit <b>Evernote</b> ein hervorragendes Programm zum Sammeln und Ordnen von Notizen. Dabei ist man nicht auf einfache Textdokumente …

“Who Am I To Write This?” How To Shake Your Newbie Writer’s Nerves

<i>“Oh boy, do I even have anything worthwhile to say?”</i>“<i>Nobody’s going to want to read this anyway. What’s the point…”</i><i>“I have no official credentials or</i> …

TCI 2016 Working Day

­52 Business Books the Fortune 500 CEOs Think You Should Read | Inc.com

<b>The scene</b>: Two college students, running to class, checking their phones, and finding emails from Fortune 500 CEOs.<p>Is this real life?<p>This is what happens when a desire to learn collides with the generosity of America's top business leaders. We (Grant Hensel and Julia Wittrock) graduated from …

Thanks to Gohar Ghabuzyan , Ruzanna Martirozjan (not on the picture) and Karen Vardanyan from Alvarium , a very creative and professional business consultancy in Armenia, with whom I had the pleasure to exchange, learn and plan additional creative ways of cooperation! Thanks for this great opportunity! See www.alvarium.am and Alvarium on facebook

Navigating Complexity in International Development

Today my new book Navigating Complexity in International Development: Facilitating Sustainable Development at Scale is published. I wrote it with my …

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