Michelle Ching

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What's More Important: Saving Or Investing?

What matters more – your personal savings rate or your investing rate of return?<p>Your instinct is probably to say the latter, as that is what gets far …

Beating of Asylum Seeker in London Is Said to Be Hate Crime

LONDON — The Kurdish-Iranian teenager was waiting with friends at a bus stop in south London when a gang of men and women in their 20s cornered him and asked him in aggressive tones where he was from.<p>When he replied that he was an asylum seeker, the police and news reports said, they chased him …

While Trump is preparing for Xi Jinping’s visit, his pick for ambassador to China is still governing Iowa

US president Donald Trump will be hosting China’s president Xi Jinping at his Mar-a-Lago Florida private club, possibly as early as the first week of April, online media outlet Axios first reported. While prepping for the visit, though, the US president won’t be able to count on on-the ground …

Your Company's Culture Depends on Your Behavior | Jocelyn Goldfein

Some lessons creep up on you gradually; others hit you over the head like an anvil.<p>At the outset of 2008, VMware was flying high. We were a Silicon …

U.S. visa processing delays heighten allure of Canada’s tech sector

Canadians in some professions may soon face harsh delays applying to work in the U.S., with expedited applications for tech-friendly U.S. temporary-work visas temporarily suspended to the United States – and in tandem, Canada's technology sector is renewing its call for talented workers to flock …

Dollar Policy Confusion Keeping Currency Traders Up at Night

Currency traders appear to be just as perplexed as the Trump Administration when it comes to the dollar.<p>With the greenback’s fortunes ebbing and …

Don’t End NAFTA. Fix It.

Trade with Mexico has been great for Texas. But there’s much we need to improve.<p>When looking for a model economy, Washington would be wise to look no further than Texas. The “great American jobs machine,” as we're affectionately known, has been the economic engine that pulled our country out of the …

Is China About to Overtake the US for World Trade Leadership?

SUMMING UP. It's better for the United States if China is an economic ally rather than a competitor for world trade leadership, James Heskett's …

Killing free trade will rob the world of a highly effective deterrent to war

Donald Trump, like populists around the world, says that free trade destroys local jobs and harms economic growth. These claims are disputable, but they miss the point.<p>History shows that trade agreements are rarely about economics alone. They are a tool of diplomacy—a way to shore up old alliances …

Globalization

US-China Peace Talks? Top Chinese Diplomat To Visit US Monday

Chinese State Councillor Yang Jiechi is scheduled to visit the U.S from Monday to Tuesday to exchange views on bilateral ties and issues of mutual …

Europe's giant stock exchange merger is in big trouble

A mega-merger designed to create a European stock exchange big enough to compete with U.S. rivals is now in peril.<p>Plans to combine the London Stock Exchange (LDNXF) with Deutsche Boerse (DBOEF), which runs the main German stock market, have been in the works for more than a year.<p>But late Sunday, …

Exclusive: Wal-Mart launches new front in U.S. price war, targets Aldi in grocery aisle | Reuters

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) is running a new price-comparison test in at least 1,200 U.S. stores and squeezing packaged goods suppliers in a bid to close a pricing gap with German-based discount grocery chain Aldi ALDIEI.UL and other U.S. rivals like Kroger Co (KR.N), according to four …

These 12 Agencies Have Masterfully Adapted in an Increasingly Digital Marketplace

Faced with the relentless onslaught of digital change, agencies have been forced to adapt quickly or risk irrelevance. For the most part, the …

These 10 Leadership Habits Have Been Found in the World's Best Leaders | Inc.com

If you're not familiar with the leadership movement known as servant leadership, you might want to grab a cup of java and pull up a chair. This may just transform how you lead your tribe moving forward.<p>What we are finding is that organizations around the world are changing their attitudes toward …

Leadership

Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date And Specs: Battery Suppliers May Include Sony

The Samsung Galaxy S8 may feature batteries manufactured by Sony, according to a new report from the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>. The manufacturer is expected …

China says common interests outweigh differences with U.S.

BEIJING (Reuters) - The common interests between China and the United States far outweigh their differences, China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi told U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday in their first face-to-face meeting since Tillerson took up his job.<p>U.S. President Donald Trump angered …