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11 things you probably didn’t know about Walmart

Walmart is a retail giant around the world, with over 11,000 stores and subsidiaries in 27 different countries. According to the company’s website, most of their managers started in the company as hourly associates – even CEODoug McMillon unloaded Walmart trucks as a teen. The Walton Family, heirs to the […]
11 things you probably didn’t know about Walmart
Strategy

Global leadership skills are crucial in increasingly complex markets

The world isn’t getting tamer, but rather more complex. Be wary of the business and cultural traps when moving to global markets. Many businesses leaders say it’s becoming harder to operate globally, according to PwC’s recent global CEO survey. That report, which interviewed over 1000 CEOs from 85 countries, says […]
Global leadership skills are crucial in increasingly complex markets
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The powerful winning images from this year’s World Press Photo Awards

Founded in 1955 by a group of Dutch photographers, the World Press Photo contest has grown into one of the world’s most prestigious photography competitions. This year, the competition received 73,044 images taken by 4,548 photographers from 125 different countries. Some of the most striking news moments frozen in time […]
The powerful winning images from this year’s World Press Photo Awards
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If the world were only 100 people, here’s what it would be like

There are approximately 7.5 billion people on Earth today. At such a large scale, it’s hard to visualise how we compare to one another. It’s much easier if we imagine there are only 100 people in the world. If that was the case, 18 of those 100 people wouldn’t have […]
If the world were only 100 people, here’s what it would be like
US

8 countries with the highest quality of life

VIDEO: The Organisation for Economic Cooperation recently ranked 34 countries to see which ones had the best quality of life. They looked at parameters of well-being, like work-life balance, financial wealth, and access to education to determine the top countries.
8 countries with the highest quality of life