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Cruz blames 'staffing issue' for porn video 'liked' on his Twitter account

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Texas Sen. Ted Cruz told reporters Tuesday it was a "staffing issue" that led to a pornographic video being "liked" by his Twitter account -- which has since been removed.<p>"It was a staffing issue and it was inadvertent, it was a mistake, it was not a deliberate action," Cruz …

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Google CEO slams memo on gender as employee reportedly fired

NEW YORK (AP) — A memo written by a male engineer at Google about gender differences sparked a quick rebuttal from Google after it circulated widely …

Clinton emails recovered by FBI to be released just before election day

State department lawyers say they expect to make nearly 15,000 emails public in batches starting three weeks before election<p>Nearly 15,000 emails recovered by the FBI from the private server used by Hillary Clinton when she was secretary of state are set to be made public just before the …

The Four Leadership Lessons Millennials Really Need

<i>A guest post by Stephanie Denning, who writes about leadership issues from a Millennial perspective.</i><p>I wish someone had given me this advice sooner. So much of the advice I did get was impractical or didn’t match my reality. This is why I wanted to bear-hug Shonda Rhimes for bluntly revealing in her …

It’s time to take stock of your leadership skills

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>Successful because of their ability to motivate others, great …

Do These Daily Rituals to Unleash Your Vocal Leadership Skills

During the economic recession, dentists saw a rise in patients suffering from tooth-related injuries. Many were reporting teeth-grinding and jaw-clenching as a result of the stressful times. Although the recession has been over for years, entrepreneurs know that the anxiety of running an enterprise …

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These Are The 3 Core Leadership Qualities Employees Need To Excel

But once you identify your high-potentials, it's your job to ensure they are trained and equipped with the skills necessary to create change, move agendas, and work across silos and turf. They need to learn proactive leadership skills. After all, they are the future of your company and they need to …

7 Funny Quotes With Serious Leadership Lessons

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL (BUD/S) training was both the best and worst time of my life. It was awful in the sense of pain and suffering, but also a blast (pun intended) <i>because of</i> that pain and suffering. What made the six-month …

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10 Principles of Effective and Authentic Leadership

There is a great amount of definitions and theories about effective leadership. Each leader chooses their unique formula of success, but still there are keys to authentic leadership that can't be ignored. Below are 10 important principles each leader should know.<p><b>1. Leadership Is Behavior, Not</b> …

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How To Avoid 100-Year-Old Leadership Mistakes

Unless you’ve been in a cave since August 1, you know that this month marks the centennial anniversary of the beginning of World War I. Not an auspicious occasion for any of the countries involved.<p>But there are leadership lessons galore thanks to the glaring mistakes made by almost all of the …

10 Leadership Lessons from a Combat Logistician

<i>Key lessons in leadership from</i> The Lieutenant Don't Know: One Marine's Story of Warfare and Combat Logistics in Afghanistan <i>by Captain Jeff Clement.</i><p>"Amateurs talk about tactics, but professionals study logistics." - <i>Gen. Robert H. Barrow, USMC (Former Commandant of the Marine Corps) noted in 1980</i><p>Most …

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Twenty Invaluable Tweets on Leadership

This week I had the opportunity to attend my first Intuit Leadership Conference, a gathering of the top leaders across the 8000+ person public company that provides TurboTax, QuickBooks, Quicken, Mint and now Docstoc (the company I co-founded in 2007). Getting to meet all these amazing folks, there …