Wharton School

Three essential skills for setting work-life boundaries

Ample research suggests that giving yourself time to recharge—separate from email, Slack, social media, etc.—improves happiness, health, and …

Social Media

Mike Williams Mosses DB 🤐

He caught it on dude's head

Los Angeles

Women Crash Wall Street With Skills Honed at Financial Boot Camp

Rachel Simpson’s phone blew up with good-luck texts on the first day of her internship at Vista Equity Partners, most from other young women she’d …

Business

Women's Sports

Oxford University Press

TheKnightReport.net - Rutgers Football names captains for 2018 season

Rutgers Football officially announced on Friday evening the six players who were voted to be the Scarlet Knight’s team captains for the 2018 season. …

College Football

Rutgers Football 2018: Defensive Backfield Preview

Plenty of experience, is there enough depth?We are almost finished with the series of positional previews, today is the arguably the team’s strongest …

College Football

Social Security's $2.9 Trillion in Asset Reserves Could Disappear Sooner Than Expected

A new study from researchers at the University of Pennsylvania suggests that already dire predictions for America's most important social program …

Retirement

This Wharton Professor Shares How to Put Together the Perfect Board of Directors

If your company has a board of directors, make sure it has the right people, the necessary skills, and the personality to put it all together.<p>The board of directors of any company plays a pivotal role. In a public or private company, the board members' interactions with the CEO and the rest of the …

Leadership

Wharton's Jeremy Siegel: US Stocks Could Fall 20 Percent Amid Trade War

Wharton School finance professor Jeremy Siegel said the fate of the stock market depends on China.<p>"If we could get resolution with China, this market …

Donald Trump

Tickets On Sale 8/20 for Renee Fleming and More at Wharton Center

Individual tickets for most shows in Wharton Center's 2018-2019 season go on sale to the general public Monday, August 20, at 10:00am. The public …

Business School

Pac-12 preview: The Cal Bears are making progress in the North; this year’s key game might be a visit to BYU

Going into his second season as a head coach, California's Justin Wilcox fielded the inevitable question about what he has learned.<p>“How long do you …

College Sports

Redskins' Cam Sims keeps making case for final roster with huge plays vs. Jets

Cam Sims won’t be denied.<p>The Washington Redskins got a huge play from Sims in Week 1 of the preseason. The undrafted free agent out of Alabama kept it going in Week 2, hauling in a tough catch in traffic:<p>He also had wow-worthy grabs on plays that didn’t even count:<p>At this point, Sims’ combination …

NFL

DENIED: Two mayors say meetings with Pallister rebuffed

The mayors of Winnipeg and Thompson say their attempts to meet with Premier Brian Pallister were denied in recent weeks, leaving key issues …

Canadian News

Province adds $3.7M to fund community projects

The province announced funding for another 225 community projects worth $3.7 million Thursday, bringing this year’s overall total spending on such …

Canadian News

How to Create an Open Data Hub

<i>Most organizations today know that data has value, but they are unable to extract its full potential. Typically, data is buried deep in</i> …

Big Data

Tesla's Board of Directors Hire Lawyers Following Elon Musk's Tweets

Musk’s tweets continue to stir the pot.<p>Tesla‘s board members are in crisis mode following CEO Elon Musk and his ongoing tweets about taking the …

Elon Musk

Teenager attacked by acid in London

A 17-year-old boy has suffered burns in an acid attack in east London.<p>Police said they were called to Collier Row Road, Romford, by the London …

East London

Edith Wharton’s The Custom of the Country: Undine Spragg is the Female Donald Trump – BLARB

Edith Wharton’s <i>The Custom of the Country</i>, published in 1913, seems coolly prescient of a corrupted and corrupting Trumpian worldview, where money is …

Donald Trump

Ian Wharton gives projections for Dolphins secondary

The Miami Dolphins are coming into the 2018 season with a bit of a conundrum at cornerback.<p>Xavien Howard has earned himself the top spot on the depth chart, but during the last several weeks, Miami has tried different lineups opposite him with some seemingly mixed results.<p>Tony Lippett doesn’t seem …

Business School

A chance Trump will win trade war, but there are long term concerns, says Wharton school dean

Geoffrey Garrett, Wharton school dean joins the 'Squawk Box' team to weigh in on if Trump's China tariff policy could be the new cold war.

Cold War

Six Questions That Can Help Guide Digital Transformation

Two MIT researchers offer a practical guide to digital transformation in their new book, 'What's Your Digital Business Model?'

Innovation

Study says California utilities should only pay for wildfires if they are negligent

In a 12-page report analyzing the costs of deadly wildfires in California, the Wharton Risk Management and Decision Process Center at the University …

Wildfires

Make Me Even and I'll Never Gamble Again: A Novel

Overview<p>Make Me Even and I'll Never Gamble Again: A Novel by Jerrold Fine<p><b>Drawing from his own experiences in the turbulent ‘70s and ‘80s, hedge fund</b> …

Wall Street

Birchwood Inn, Lenox, MA

This bed and breakfast in the scenic Berkshires features uniquely styled guest rooms, each with a private bathroom. Hiking and bicycle trails in Kennedy Park are just 1 miles away.<p>Rooms at the Birchwood Inn feature free Wi-Fi access and a seating area. They are decorated in bright colors, wood floors, and plush bedding. Select rooms have a fireplace or a TV.<p>Guests can relax on the large terrace or in the library at the Birchwood B&B. Conceirge services and daily newspapers are also …

New England

Wharton Bridge, Winsford

Location<p>South-side (westbound) of Wharton Bridge/roundabout, Winsford.<p>Dates<p>Work starts from the evening of Sunday 29 July and will take five to six …

Chester, UK

Cal Football Fall Camp 2018: Practice Notebook #11

Camp ends this week.The computer did not charge two days ago, so we had to skip #10. BUT. Do not fear. We are back with #11.Tempo HighlightsRoss …

Football (U.S.)

Port Vale 0-4 Lincoln: Danny Cowley's Imps run riot in goal-laden second half

Report and highlights from Carabao Cup first round clash<p>Lincoln City reached the second round of the Carabao Cup with a comfortable 4-0 win away at …

Soccer

A professor who taught MBA students for 15 years says the jobs today's graduates dream of are very different from the ones they used to want

Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic started teaching MBA students more than 15 years ago.<p>Back then, all his students wanted to work for corporate giants like Goldman Sachs, IBM, and Unilever.<p>A decade later, Google, Facebook, Apple and Amazon were the big draws.<p>But now, graduates aren't flocking to the …

College & University

‘The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society’ is more appealing than the dish in question

Shortly after the conclusion of World War II, Juliet Ashton (Lily James) is rebuilding her life even as London recovers from the Blitz around her. A …

Netflix Original

Regulating Ride-sharing: Why New York City Could Be a Model

The largest market for Uber, Lyft and other ride-hailing services last week had its first successful attempt at regulating the growth of the nascent …

Transportation