Reza Ali

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22 Pictures That Prove That 2014 Is The Damn Future

You know, at least with regard to technology.

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DIY Exoplanet Detector Using a DSLR

Nov 30 16<p>Your DSLR can do much more than just take a few nice portraits or the occasional vacation photos – with some DIY magic you can actually turn …

Jim Yong Kim's Efforts To Reform The World Bank Are In Trouble

Yet the protesters who did so last month were the Bank's own employees. The goodwill that first greeted the modernisation plans of Jim Yong Kim, the Bank's president since 2012, has turned to rancour.<p>Mr Kim (pictured) stressed the need for reform from the moment he took charge. He saw, correctly, …

How to Win Over 30 Consulting Offers in 30 Days

<i>Sean is the creator of The Growth List, helping you create a business around your lifestyle. He is also the creator of AccelBlog. This post originally appeared on The Growth List.</i><p>One of the most difficult obstacles to overcome when you’re getting started as a freelancer or consultant is attracting …

Of BlackBerries, Apples and Nokia…

Now that some of the initial brouhaha over the Nokia takeover by Microsoft and the slow and painful end of BlackBerry (the company formerly known as …

Leadership and management lessons from the first men to reach the South Pole

As I was watching Eight Below on HBO this afternoon (great film by the way), I started reading up on the first men who went to the ends of the world …

Myanmar’s Development Agenda – Opportunities and Challenges

I was fortunate enough to participate at the recent Myanmar Development Summit held in Yangon on the 10th of August 2014. I participated in a panel …

What the Asian Infrastructure Development Bank means for Asia and the world

Almost exactly a year ago, just prior to the Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) hosted in Bali in October 2013, President Xi Jinping announced …

Tsubotei – the greatest Mongol general

Following my recent trip to the beautiful steppes of Mongolia where I had the opportunity to experience the warmth of the people and the beauty of …