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China Takes On Its New Tycoons

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Friday - October 13, 2017 - 9:55pm
Fearing the rise of Russia-style oligarchs, Xi Jinping looks to remind China’s wealthy class of entrepreneurs who is really in charge.
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Finally, More Women Are Asking for Raises. But There’s a Catch.

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Tuesday - October 10, 2017 - 6:28pm
They find they pay a price for getting what they want. ...
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NFL Owners to Discuss Policy on Standing for Anthem

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Tuesday - October 10, 2017 - 2:45pm
The National Football League’s owners will discuss at meetings next week whether to unilaterally change the league policy to require players to stand during the national anthem.
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Wall Street Journal Reporter Sentenced to Prison by Turkish Court

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Tuesday - October 10, 2017 - 2:44pm
A Turkish court sentenced Journal reporter Ayla Albayrak to two years and one month in prison Tuesday, declaring her guilty of engaging in terrorist propaganda in support of a banned Kurdish separatist organization through one of her articles. ...
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Getting Women Out of the Middle-Management Trap

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Tuesday - October 10, 2017 - 11:36am
Leadership programs and coaching are top strategies for companies like IBM and Intuit. ...
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The Hidden Battle of the Sexes at Work

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Tuesday - October 10, 2017 - 4:57am
When it comes to equality in U.S. companies, women see a work in progress while men view it as mission accomplished. ...
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The Hidden Battle of the Sexes at Work

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Monday - October 9, 2017 - 11:38pm
When it comes to equality in U.S. companies, women see a work in progress while men view it as mission accomplished. ...
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Clash in Indiana Asks, ‘What Is a Machine Gun?’

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Saturday - October 7, 2017 - 1:52pm
A federal court in Indiana is poised to rule on whether a device that enables a semiautomatic rifle to fire at a rate of 450 rounds a minute can be sold to civilians, in a case that echoes a national debate over similar gun modifications. ...
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How Smartphones Hijack Our Minds

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Saturday - October 7, 2017 - 10:34am
Research suggests that as the brain grows dependent on phone technology, the intellect weakens. ...
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Behind Tesla’s Production Delays: Parts of Model 3 Were Made by Hand

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Friday - October 6, 2017 - 5:08pm
Tesla blamed “production bottlenecks” for making only a fraction of the promised 1,500 Model 3s. Unknown to analysts, investors and the hundreds of thousands of customers who signed up to buy it, as recently as early September major portions of the Model 3 were still being banged out by hand.
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Trade’s Test Case: Your Washing Machine

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Wednesday - October 4, 2017 - 3:38pm
The Trump administration has vowed to take a fresh look at a wide range of protectionist powers to help American companies. Whirlpool is testing that resolve, seeking to revive a long-dormant trade weapon to fend off foreign-made washing machines. One ......
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The Downside of Baseball’s Data Revolution—Long Games, Less Action

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Tuesday - October 3, 2017 - 10:55am
After years of ‘Moneyball’-style quantitative analysis, major-league teams are setting records for inactivity, prompting talk of rule changes. The dilemma holds lessons for the many businesses that have embraced Big Data as a guide to strategy.
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The Man Who Exposed College Basketball

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Sunday - October 1, 2017 - 11:18pm
Marty Blazer cooperated with federal authorities for almost three years, trying to save himself. He helped dole out hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes in dozens of recorded meetings as federal authorities built one of the biggest alleged corrup......
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New Ford Chief Is Ready to Start Tinkering

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Saturday - September 30, 2017 - 8:19am
Jim Hackett, Ford’s new CEO, spent the summer touring the auto maker’s global operations, brainstorming with executives on new business concepts a visiting an electric car maker in Silicon Valley. Now, he is ready to start tinkering under the hood.
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The Lessons of Leonardo: How to Be a Creative Genius

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Friday - September 29, 2017 - 3:51pm
History’s most creative genius, Leonardo da Vinci, was not superhuman, writes Walter Isaacson—and following his methods can bring great intellectual rewards to anyone.
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