‘We respect China, but we must also maintain our sovereignty,’ says Indonesia minister after crew of Chinese trawler is taken into custody China’s ambassador to Indonesia is being summoned over a standoff
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There is a widely held belief that strategic decisions are made collectively by an organization’s executive team, the senior executives who report directly to the CEO. In many organizations, though, nothing
Authenticity has become the gold standard for leadership. But a simplistic understanding of what it means can hinder your growth and limit your impact. Consider Cynthia, a general manager in a health organization.
Companies are creating learning aids that tap the science of memories, says David Robson. Do they work in the classroom? For most of his 20s, Ed Cooke had been hovering around the top 10 of the World Championships.
Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort
The northwestern Syrian town of Kafr Nabl has long been regarded as the "creative hub" of Syria's revolution. The town's artists are famous for their bold posters and banners, often written in English,
Turning 50 is a milestone for many reasons: Children are grown and the big debts, such as saving for college and the mortgage, make less of a dent. Financial planning in this decade is tricky, however,
Let’s say you’re wary of being tracked online, but aren’t willing to take drastic measures to prevent it from happening. A new browser add-on might be for you. The popular web browser, Firefox Mozilla,
Amazon set out to makes our lives a tiny bit easier when it launched its cloud-based video transcoder back in January, and now, it's expanding the service to audio as well. In addition to converting media
How to find the little-known 'kill switch' that lets you use Facebook with the maximum amount of privacy (FB)
(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images) There's a Facebook setting that acts as a "kill switch" to keep apps and other websites from sharing or accessing your information. It's a useful trick that many people
This book provides a new history of the founding era, one that explains how and why Thomas Jefferson and a handful of others adopted and then moved beyond European ideas about the toleration of Muslims.
We all have a finite number of hours in a day – 24 to be exact. What we choose to do with those hours is of the utmost importance. We can waste our time, or we can use our time to improve ourselves and
Crayola has found a way to turn dried up markers into clean fuel capable of being used in boilers, ships and even cars. The company makes up to 700 million markers a year and has partnered with New York
There’s a mobile ecosystem battle raging, with Apple and Google racing to build end-to-end mobile monopolies. According to VisionMobile, “The triumph of iOS and Android is a testament to the superiority
Six cutting-edge design firms have teamed up with the world’s most popular brick-maker to impart the core principles of modern architecture. The first thing you’ll notice about the Lego Architecture Studio
Welcome to our new weekly series On the Grill, where our Sunday Dinners columnist Tom Hirschfeld will be showing us how to grill everything from steaks to salads with confidence (and style). Today: How
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