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3 signs you're working for a company that truly values its employees

<i>MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer</i> …

Mayoral: “Jugar en el Real Madrid es un tesoro”

<b>Borja Mayoral,</b> delantero del Real Madrid, marcó en Anoeta su primer tanto oficial con el primer equipo y fue decisivo en la jugada del segundo, …

What If the Newspaper Industry Made a Colossal Mistake?

What if almost the entire newspaper industry got it wrong?<p>What if, in the mad dash two decades ago to repurpose and extend editorial content onto the Web, editors and publishers made a colossal business blunder that wasted hundreds of millions of dollars? What if the industry should have stuck with …

Journalism

Infiniti just introduced a breakthrough new engine — and it doesn't have anything to do with electric cars

It's called the VC-Turbo, and it's important.<p>The world is busy these days thinking about an electric-car future, but the vast majority of the vehicles on the road are powered by internal combustion engines and will be for decades.<p>And before you start thinking that IC engines are yesterday's dirty …

Driving

Oil majors experiment with technology to weather crisis

LONDON/OSLO (Reuters) - Oil majors including Statoil, Shell and Chevron are experimenting with various technologies, from drones and drill design to data management, to drive down costs and weather a deep downturn.<p>A view shows the Total Tower, French oil giant Total headquarters, at La Defense …

Watchdog says about 15 Swiss banks in money laundering 'red zone': SonntagsZeitung

VIENNA (Reuters) - Roughly 15 Swiss banks are in a “red zone” of lenders particularly exposed to money laundering risks, the head of Swiss banking watchdog FINMA said in a newspaper interview published on Sunday.<p>The logo of Switzerland's Falcon Private Bank, owned by Abu Dhabi's International …

Which are the world's most influential languages?

What makes a language influential? Is it one with the most speakers? Or perhaps it's the language with the most economic influence? English has …

Language

Foster + Partners unveils Apple Union Square store in San Francisco

Apple has rethought its approach to retail and debuted a series of new interior features at its latest store on San Francisco's Union Square, …

House being built into a cliff, thanks to internet - CNN Style

Written by By Tomo Taka, The Spaces<p>A madcap proposal for a concrete house inside a cliff went viral last year -- and now it's set to be built, thanks to the internet.<p>Dutch practice OPA designed a home wedged in a mountaintop, topped by an infinity pool that doubles as a skylight for the underground …

These are the 11 most game-changing aircraft of the 21st century

In a few years, drones that can fit in the palm of a person's hand and 117-foot-wingspan behemoths capable of launching satellites into space could both be a reality.<p>At the same time, drone and advanced-fighter technologies will spread beyond the US and Europe, and countries including China, …

Aviation

The world's biggest advertising company says these are the 10 key global market trends affecting businesses right now

Advertising groups and their earnings are a good bellwether for the global economy — they work with hundreds of client spanning almost every sector and geography, so they have an informed insight as to what businesses are worried about and reasons to feel bullish about the forthcoming year.<p><b>These</b> …

Advertising

Facebook wants you to be able to get your news from Messenger

At its developers' conference next month, Facebook plans to announce a way for news publishers to automatically send users content through Messenger, sources tell Marketing Land.<p>In other words, Facebook's chat app will also become a newsreader of sorts.<p>That might seem odd, given that Facebook's …

Social Media

This restaurant chain has achieved 12 straight years of unstoppable growth without playing the discount game

On Thursday, the company reported that same-store sales increased 7.9% in 2015, the company's 12th consecutive year of growth.<p>In recent months, fast-food chains such as McDonald's, Burger King, and Pizza Hut have debuted discount options in an effort to win the fast-food price wars. Wingstop, …

Burger King

The name ‘House of Cards’ is now the subject of a trademark infringement lawsuit

The political Netflix hit starring Kevin Spacey might need a new moniker.<p>Massachusetts-based D2 Holdings says it owns the trademark for "House of Cards" and wants the court to order distributors of the show to stop using the phrase and destroy any physical or digital materials that bear the mark.<p>D2 …

House of Cards

The 10 best and worst airlines to fly with are revealed in this global ranking

The airline you fly with, however, can make a huge difference.<p>AirHelp, which offers legal assistance to passengers filing claims against airlines for delayed flights, has released a global ranking of the 10 best — and worst — airlines in the world.<p>To find the most and least efficient airlines, …

Spotify for Africa? Senegal launches homegrown music download service

<b>(CNN) —</b> Music fans in Senegal can now access their favorite songs at the touch of a fingertip thanks to a brand new service.<p>MusikBi, which bills itself as the first legal music sales platform in Africa, allows customers to buy songs by sending an SMS with the code of their chosen song. An account …

Grosjean says overhauled 2017 F1 cars won't be "sexier"

Romain Grosjean has expressed concerns over Formula 1's planned 2017 technical regulations, saying they will not make grand prix cars any "sexier".<p>Teams have agreed on a major overhaul of the sport's technical regulations for next year that are set to make cars three seconds a lap faster with wider …

Bancos em Angola têm até 30% dos empréstimos associados ao petróleo

A agência de ‘rating’ Moody’s estima que os bancos em Angola têm entre 15 a 30% de empréstimos associados ao setor do petróleo e gás, o que aumenta …

Tear down these walls

TWO of the largest regional trade accords in history were agreed on last year. The Trans-Pacific Partnership involves 12 countries in Asia and the …

Africa

Foxconn Pauses Its Proposed $6.2 Billion Acquisition Of Sharp

Foxconn’s proposed acquisition of Sharp has hit a snag, just hours after Japan-based Sharp announced that it had agreed to the buyout, which is estimated at around $6.2 billion.<p>The Wall Street Journal reports that, despite Sharp’s confirmation, Foxconn has not signed an agreement and has put the …

Metallica Will Release Album to Benefit Victims of Paris Attacks

Metallica have announced they will release a live album to benefit the victims of the Nov. 13 Paris terror attacks.<p>Profits will go to Fondation de …

Tiny Book Packaged in a Sardines Tin

Designer Nina Cornelison imagined an amazing packaging to pay tribute to Ernest Hemingway’s novel : <i>The Old Man and the Sea</i>. Staying in the aquatic …

Angola's state oil firm says debt soars, expects "very difficult year"

LUANDA (Reuters) - Angola's state oil firm Sonangol said on Thursday the debt it owes to foreign oil companies has risen sharply due to lower oil …

Mercedes shows 'innovative' new nose for W07 Formula 1 car

Mercedes has unveiled a revamped nose as drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg say the team has to keep innovating with new ideas to stay ahead of …

Motorsport

Portuguese banks escape European stress tests

However the test, which covers about 70% of the European Union's banking sector, will not feature any Portuguese or Greek banks and will not have a pass or fail mark.<p>The three-year economic scenario used to test the lenders features "foreign demand shocks, financial shocks and domestic demand …

Another Oil Crash Is Coming, and There May Be No Recovery

It’s time for oil investors to start taking electric cars seriously.<p>In the next two years, Tesla and Chevy plan to start selling electric cars with a …

2017 Mercedes-AMG C43 Coupe: Don't overlook this middle child

Mercedes-Benz recently announced that its new AMG Sport line – which isn't even a year old – is getting a name change. What once was 450 AMG Sport is now AMG 43, and the newest model to get that treatment is here, and not unexpected. Debuting at the Geneva Motor Show next week, the 2017 …

Amazing color photos of the Hindenburg Zeppelin show what luxury air travel was like 80 years ago

Before the modern jumbo jet and its first-class suites, the biggest and grandest thing in luxury air travel was the German Zeppelin Airship.<p>Of all the massive Zeppelins constructed, the most famous was the Hindenburg. The Hindenburg was designed to ferry passengers across the Atlantic in serenity, …

Dining Rooms