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All executives at Johnson & Johnson are annually measured against a 75-year-old essay

Many companies have mission statements, and they're handy to reference in all-hands meetings or a quarterly report, but they're more for rhetorical purposes than anything else. But that's certainly not the case at Johnson & Johnson, explained CEO Alex Gorsky at the CECP's CEO Investor Forum in …

Johnson & Johnson

9 TED Talks to Kickstart Your Creativity | Inc.com

Innovation is a key to success in business. More than that, to innovate is to break the bonds of who you've always been and to open a door to real change. Every step you take can be toward reinvention, whether of how design a product, run a business process, or address important aspects of your …

Creativity

Who Should Select Senators?

A century after the Seventeenth Amendment transferred that power to the voters, legislatures and governors are devising new ways to retain it for themselves.<p>There are a lot of reasons that I love the Seventeenth Amendment, which transferred the power to elect senators from state legislatures to …

Zakaria: ISIS policy 'remains somewhat troubling'

<i>CNN speaks with Fareed Zakaria about President Obama’s speech on the threat posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria delivered at the United Nations on Wednesday. This is an edited version of the transcript.</i><p><b>Many were surprised that the Obama administration did in fact put together a coalition</b> …

Baked Figs With Balsamic and Feta Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe is a vehicle for smushed or overripe figs. It's great on grilled bread, on pasta, or tossed with some crispy greens for a salad. Make sure you talk to your cheesemonger or do some Googling to track down the creamiest feta possible, otherwise it will dry out too much in the …

Feta

Barley and Lentil Soup with Swiss Chard

This one's a keeper. Boiled lentils and barley together in chicken broth for about 30 minutes while I chopped and sautéed the veggies. Used diced …

Lentils and Chickpeas with Greens

2 Servings<p>A power lunch for grown-ups and kids alike.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup green lentils<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>½ bunch greens, such as spinach, kale, or Swiss chard, bottom stems trimmed<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>1 15-oz. can chickpeas, rinsed<p>4 cherry tomatoes, halved or quartered …

Food

10 International Street Photographers Who Change The Way We See The World

Think of a city. Of its winding roads and bustling crowds and tall buildings and piling garbage and whatever else. Now look closer. Think of the strange colors that jam up against each other for a brief moment, or the constant and ever-changing potential for violence, or danger, or love. Think of …

Officials: No indications of U.S. subway plot

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio emerged from the depths of the nation's largest transit system Thursday to assure commuters that trains are safe in the wake of reports of an ISIS terrorist plot against U.S. subways.<p>"I have a simple message for all New Yorkers: There is no immediate credible …

FBI believes it's identified militant who beheaded Americans

TheFBIbelieves it has identified the maskedIslamic Statemilitant who appeared in the videotaped beheadings of two American journalists, bureau Director James B. Comey told reporters Thursday.<p>The militant group sparked international outrage when it released videos of a man dressed in black with a …

Terrorism

Read This: A Community writer on how Dan Harmon cured him of “Shit Writing Syndrome”

The Internet is still very sad about <i>Community</i>, and understandably so. But the silver lining to this darkest timeline cloud is that now that its …

Mick Jagger Is a Great-Grandfather

Here’s something Mick Jagger can take satisfaction in: The 70-year-old Rolling Stones frontman is now a great-grandfather.<p>Jagger’s granddaughter …

Rock Music

Ukraine crisis: we are now at war with pro-Russia rebels, states Kiev

After worst bloodshed since February Revolution, Kiev presses on with anti-terror operation<p>Ukraine's government has said the country is now "at war” with pro-Russia insurgents as the Kremlin warned that it had received “thousands” of pleas for help from inside its neighbour.<p>As fighting raged around …

Russia