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This is the Best Cheese for Mac and Cheese

The time has come to graduate from Cheddar. Don’t get us wrong, Cheddar’s rich mouthfeel and sharp and mild varieties make it a wonderful cheese to …

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Ebola in Africa: the end of a tragedy?

<i>UPDATE: Just one day on from the publication of this article, the World Health Organisation has confirmed a new case of Ebola as the cause of a death</i> …

Probably the Only Leadership Lesson Worth Learning From House of Cards

Far be it from Inc. to recommend most of Frank Underwood's power-grabbing tactics. But there is one thing he does very well.<p>Frank Underwood, the antihero of the Netflix political thriller <i>House of Cards</i>, has used some pretty underhanded tactics in his rise to power. Without spoiling anything from …

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42 Ways To Radically Simplify Your Financial Life

<i>Note: This is a post from Adam Baker, founder of Man Vs. Debt.</i><p><i>The more you simplify your financial life, the easier it is to dominate it.</i><p>I’ve made …

Former Sudanese refugee living in RVA has big plans for his native country

A refugee at age three, Manyang Reath Kher lived in war-torn Sudan for thirteen years. He’s now studying law at UR, just helped Beyoncé make a music …

Ten ways that companies can mitigate risk in Africa

<i>There are a number of potential issues and risks that could impact on companies doing, or planning to do, business in Africa. In a new report,</i> …

BBC News Africa on Twitter: "New hope: #SouthAfrica's entrepreneurs tackle youth unemployment crisis, writes @BBCLerato http://t.co/tB3pEliXXw http://t.co/5kXGFGc4U8"

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The Millennial Startup Revolution

Never has starting a business been so hip. Wary of our stressed-out, corporate-ladder climbing parents, over half of millennials would like to start a business. Many of those aged 18-34 are eager to take the leap with one poll showing that one in five of millennials plan to quit their day job to …

The Best Job Search Engines for Finding Your Ideal Position

The days of finding good job listings in the “help wanted” sections of newspapers are waning.<p>Finding jobs via friends, friends of friends or your old …

21 Ways Rich People Think Differently

World’s richest woman Gina Rinehart is enduring a media firestorm over an article in which she takes the “jealous” middle class to task for ‘drinking …

How To Build A Successful LinkedIn Profile

Since <b>LinkedIn</b> released its IPO in 2011, its stock has exploded. The multifaceted professional social networking platform has over 200 million users …

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The 20 Mistakes You Don’t Want To Make In Your 20s

Your 20s compose undoubtedly the most pivotal time in your life. While there are plenty of temptations and distractions, the decisions you make here …

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Following Wave Of Homophobia, Zambia's First Lady Steps Out To Oppose Sexual Orientation Discrimination

"Silence around issues of men who have sex with men should be stopped and no one should be discriminated against on the basis of their sexual orientation," Christine Kaseba-Saba said in a statement human rights activists have hailed as a "miracle."<p>Zambia's first lady, Dr Christine Kaseba-Sata, …

Lampedusa boat tragedy: Migrants 'raped and tortured'

<b>People traffickers tortured and raped African migrants whose boat later sank off Lampedusa with the loss of more than 360 lives, Italian police say.</b><p>The police have arrested a Somali man on Lampedusa accused of committing crimes with the armed gang.<p>Most of the victims on 3 October were Eritreans and …

5 Ways To Be Productive When The Pressure Is On

The key is "being able to keep up the intensity even though there's no external accountability," says Sharon Melnick, a business psychologist and author of Success Under Stress. This means you need to be able to "manage your stress levels and stay motivated even when you're not," she says, because …

StartupBus to Hit Africa

StartupBus has been delivering epic road journeys for startups and developers across the US and Europe since 2009, and now the initiative is hitting Africa for the first time.<p>From 17 to 21 November, StartupBus will roll across African soil starting in Harare in Zimbabwe, before ending up in Cape …

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Africa's biggest wind farm opens in Ethiopia

Africa's biggest wind farm has begun production in Ethiopia, aiding efforts to diversify electricity generation from hydropower plants and help the country become a major regional exporter of energy<p>Africa's second most populous country - plagued by frequent blackouts - plans to boost generating …

8 Ways to Save Up $1,000 Before Black Friday

You might already be salivating over leaked <b>Black Friday</b> mailers showcasing discounts upwards of 50 percent off retail prices., but before mentally …

Why you should care about something as boring as an accounting firm merger

PriceBoozHouse. PricewaterhouseBooz. BoozPrice. Pooz?<p>Those are just a few of the scintillating names that could come from combining two of the world’s biggest professional services firms, accounting behemoth PricewaterhouseCoopers, and management consulting house Booz & Company. The firms announced …

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Women at business school – Jessica Smith, associate director of MBA admissions | Financial Times

Jessica Smith is associate director of MBA Admissions and head of career services for Iese Business School in North America. She is based at the …

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