Leslie Winn

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The real reason you can’t focus at work

<i>MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for:</i> …

Sudan president barred from leaving South Africa

Human rights groups call on South Africa’s government to comply with the ICC arrest warrant for Omar al-Bashir<p>South Africa’s high court has barred Sudan’s president, Omar al-Bashir, from leaving the country in a dispute over alleged war crimes that could undermine the authority of the international …

5 questions for Tesla ahead of meeting: Date for affordable car? Model X timing?

Tesla Motorswill probably face crucial questions about its future -- both products and profits -- when it addresses shareholders today at a standing-room-only meeting in Mountain View, Calif.<p>The annual meeting starts at 2 p.m. PDT at the Computer History Museum and will be shown via webcast. Chief …

Will the Mayweather-Pacquiao bout affect future of boxing in the U.S.?

The attention and big money surrounding Saturday's megabout between<p>Floyd Mayweather Jr.andManny Pacquiaohas masked the fact that boxing is struggling to become more than a niche sport in the United States.<p>As a result, many boxing officials are hoping the record pay-per-view numbers and a …

Mayweather-Pacquiao referee will earn $25,000, judges $20,000 apiece

In the ring,<p>Floyd Mayweather Jr.andManny Pacquiaowill find themselves alone with one other man: referee Kenny Bayless.<p>While Mayweather has said he expects to earn more than $200 million for his Saturday night bout at MGM Grand Garden Arena and Pacquiao will get somewhere near $100 million, Bayless …

BMW's Self-Driving Car Parks Itself And Picks You Up When You're Ready To Go

While Audi may have won all the cool points for sending one of its self-driving cars on a 550 mile trip to Las Vegas for CES, BMW also has a few tricks up its sleeve.<p>On the top floor of a Las Vegas casino garage, the company demonstrated how a modified version of its BMW i3 electric car can …

Autonomous Cars

To Stay Focused, Manage Your Emotions

A leader’s most precious resource is not their time. It’s their <i>focused attention</i>. Time merely passes, while focused attention makes things happen. When we’re able to gather and direct our attention toward a particular task or interaction, we can have a significant impact in a minimal amount of …

Latest Samsung Galaxy S6 leak shows a surprisingly iPhone 6-like design

The usually reliable SamMobile website has published a new shot of Samsung’s eagerly awaited Galaxy S6 smartphone.<p>And, as you can see, the rendering looks a lot like the design of the iPhone 6. Keep in mind that this render shows the shape of the device; the build might be metal, which would make …