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Salon.com
The twisted psychology that explains Donald Trump’s appealYou Might Also Like “I have done much additional study of leaders such as thes
The twisted psychology that explains Donald Trump’s appeal
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
You Might Also Like “I have done much additional study of leaders such as these, whom I call productive narcissists,” he wrote this week. “The results of this research were first published in my Harvard Business Review article of 2000, “Narcissistic... Read more
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Entrpreneur
How Real Leaders Make It BigWhatever your definition of success, you wouldn’t be reading this if you didn’t
How Real Leaders Make It Big
Entrpreneur / Posted yesterday
Whatever your definition of success, you wouldn’t be reading this if you didn’t want to get there someday. We all do. The question is, how? Don’t get me wrong, I don’t mean that to be rhetorical or even a provocative question. I mean to answer it... Read more
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Salon.com
Amazon, Facebook and Google have the same secretDid Bill Gates intend, when he set out, to exploit the extraordinary economies
Amazon, Facebook and Google have the same secret
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Did Bill Gates intend, when he set out, to exploit the extraordinary economies of scale in software—which, unlike perhaps any other type of business, occur on both the supply and demand sides? It seems likely. In the 1970s, his corporate motto was... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Marco Rubio hopes to excite voters, bypass TrumpEven though Marco Rubio routinely turns up in fourth, sixth or seventh place in
Marco Rubio hopes to excite voters, bypass Trump
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Even though Marco Rubio routinely turns up in fourth, sixth or seventh place in opinion polls, but that doesn't mean he's close to failing in his campaign for the presidency. Among the reasons his campaign isn't a lost cause: • Florida's junior... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Innovate 2015 Grand Prize Award Winner NamedFriday, 28 August 2015, 3:36 pmPress Release: BBC Building a business is great
Innovate 2015 Grand Prize Award Winner Named
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Friday, 28 August 2015, 3:36 pmPress Release: BBC Building a business is great – but it’s even better if your success can help others. This year’s Innovate winner... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Dole CEO, chief counsel ordered to pay $148M for misleading statementsDavid H. Murdock, Castle & Cooke, Inc. Chairman and CEO, spoke at the Jan. 6, 2
Dole CEO, chief counsel ordered to pay $148M for misleading statements
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
David H. Murdock, Castle & Cooke, Inc. Chairman and CEO, spoke at the Jan. 6, 2008 dedication ceremony for a solar farm on Lanai. DOVER, Del. >> A Delaware judge on Thursday ordered 92-year-old Dole Food CEO David Murdock and a former top lieutenant... Read more
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Business Insider
Here's how Donald Trump's net worth since 1988 stacks up against other successful businessmenDonald Trump has grown his wealth at a much slower rate over the last 27 years
Here's how Donald Trump's net worth since 1988 stacks up against other successful businessmen
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
Donald Trump has grown his wealth at a much slower rate over the last 27 years than many of his billionaire peers. Inspired by this report we found in the New York Times comparing Trump's wealth to a handful of other billionaires and the stock... Read more
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Morningstar
Google’s Alphabet Reorg: Can the Whole Live Up to One of its Parts?Google's move to restructure itself under a new holding company named Alphabet
Google’s Alphabet Reorg: Can the Whole Live Up to One of its Parts?
Morningstar / Posted 11 days ago
Google's move to restructure itself under a new holding company named Alphabet will help protect its core brand, gives greater independence for its riskier investments--such as driverless cars or human longevity--and also brings greater... Read more
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The Maui News
Keeper of Lanai legacy honored with awardThat's how the 1972 Lanai High School graduate came to learn so much about the
Keeper of Lanai legacy honored with award
The Maui News / Posted 11 days ago
That's how the 1972 Lanai High School graduate came to learn so much about the history and culture of his home island of Lanai, he said. He continues to share those lessons with residents and visitors today as executive director of the Lana'i Culture... Read more
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Entrpreneur
8 Hugely Successful People Who Didn't Graduate CollegeIs formal education a necessity? Do you need to go to school if you want to bui
8 Hugely Successful People Who Didn't Graduate College
Entrpreneur / Posted 13 days ago
Is formal education a necessity? Do you need to go to school if you want to build a successful business? Most people are brought up to believe that going to school, getting good grades, working really hard and getting a good job are the steps you... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The outrageous ascent of CEO payThe Securities and Exchange Commission approved a rule this month requiring lar
The outrageous ascent of CEO pay
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
The Securities and Exchange Commission approved a rule this month requiring large publicly held corporations to disclose the ratios of the pay of their top CEOs to the pay of their median workers. About time. For the last 30 years, almost all... Read more
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Golf Magazine
The Best Golf Courses You've Never Heard OfLacking the luster of other Long Island gems such as Bethpage, Shinnecock and N
The Best Golf Courses You've Never Heard Of
Golf Magazine / Posted 14 days ago
Lacking the luster of other Long Island gems such as Bethpage, Shinnecock and National, this 27-hole, 1971 Joe Finger design earned unwanted publicity in 2009 as the club where Bernie Madoff’s brother, Peter, was a member. Now it’s garnered kudos for... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
CEO to Worker Pay Ratio Difficult to Calculate, Experts SayThe Securities and Exchange Commission approved a rule this month that requires
CEO to Worker Pay Ratio Difficult to Calculate, Experts Say
NBC Bay Area / Posted 15 days ago
The Securities and Exchange Commission approved a rule this month that requires publicly traded companies to reveal the ratio between CEO pay and median employee pay. But experts say that pay gap may not be easy to accurately calculate. Executive... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
The outrageous ascent of CEO payAbout time. For the last 30 years, almost all incentives operating on American
The outrageous ascent of CEO pay
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
About time. For the last 30 years, almost all incentives operating on American corporations have resulted in lower pay for average workers and higher pay for CEOs and other top executives. Consider that in 1965, CEOs of America's largest... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Biz Bits: 5 tips for saving money over the summerYou may be enjoying the fun and sun of summer activities, but your bank account
Biz Bits: 5 tips for saving money over the summer
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
You may be enjoying the fun and sun of summer activities, but your bank account may think otherwise. It's difficult to save money this time of year, but with smart budgeting you can still enjoy everything the warm weather has to offer. Instead of... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Outrageous ascent of CEO payAbout time. For the last thirty years almost all incentives operating on Ameri
Outrageous ascent of CEO pay
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
About time. For the last thirty years almost all incentives operating on American corporations have resulted in lower pay for average workers and higher pay for CEOs and other top executives. Consider that in 1965, CEOs of America's largest... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Why Google became Alphabet: all is revealedWHAT FOLLOWS IS a leaked internal memo from the CEO of the newly created Alphab
Why Google became Alphabet: all is revealed
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 18 days ago
WHAT FOLLOWS IS a leaked internal memo from the CEO of the newly created Alphabet Business Concern to all henchmen worldwide. It may shed some light on the real motives behind Google's restructuring. Alternatively, we may have made it up. Actually... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Fewer than 30,000 rich taxpayers to pay top new state ratesIn September 2014, Forbes released its annual list of the richest people in Ame
Fewer than 30,000 rich taxpayers to pay top new state rates
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
In September 2014, Forbes released its annual list of the richest people in America, and nine Connecticut residents made the cut. Check them out here. 30. Ray Dalio - Greenwich, CTFounder & Co-Chief Investment Officer, Bridgewater Associates "After... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Fewer than 30,000 rich taxpayers to pay top new state ratesIn September 2014, Forbes released its annual list of the richest people in Ame
Fewer than 30,000 rich taxpayers to pay top new state rates
Connecticut Post / Posted 19 days ago
In September 2014, Forbes released its annual list of the richest people in America, and nine Connecticut residents made the cut. Check them out here. 30. Ray Dalio - Greenwich, CTFounder & Co-Chief Investment Officer, Bridgewater Associates "After... Read more
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Business Standard India
Premji, Nadar among world's 20 richest in infotech: ForbesNumber two on the list was Larry Ellison, with a net worth estimated at $50 bil
Premji, Nadar among world's 20 richest in infotech: Forbes
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
Number two on the list was Larry Ellison, with a net worth estimated at $50 billion even as revenues for Oracle in the year that ended in May, were down slightly from the previous year to $38.2 billion, Forbes said. Ellison ceded the CEO spot at... Read more
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Business Insider
The epic 30-year love-hate relationship of billionaire CEOs Larry Ellison and Marc BenioffOracle CEO Larry Ellison and Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff’s on and off relations
The epic 30-year love-hate relationship of billionaire CEOs Larry Ellison and Marc Benioff
Business Insider / Posted 21 days ago
Oracle CEO Larry Ellison and Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff’s on and off relationship makes for one of the most interesting storylines in Silicon Valley. Ellison took Benioff under his wing and turned him into a star executive by the age of 26. But... Read more
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Salon.com
Robert Reich: American CEO pay is completely out of controlThe Securities and Exchange Commission approved a rule last week requiring that
Robert Reich: American CEO pay is completely out of control
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
The Securities and Exchange Commission approved a rule last week requiring that large publicly held corporations disclose the ratios of the pay of their top CEOs to the pay of their median workers. About time. For the last thirty years almost all... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York software supplier Infor to buy GT Nexus for $675M to take on OracleInfor Inc., the business-software supplier run by former Oracle Corp. executive
New York software supplier Infor to buy GT Nexus for $675M to take on Oracle
Crain's New York Business / Posted 21 days ago
Infor Inc., the business-software supplier run by former Oracle Corp. executive Charles Phillips, agreed to buy manufacturing-software maker GT Nexus for $675 million. Infor, a closely held maker of manufacturing, government and health-care programs... Read more
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The Register
Apple splashes dough to keep Big Cheese safeApple spends $699,133 every year to keep chief exec Tim Cook safe, far, far hig
Apple splashes dough to keep Big Cheese safe
The Register / Posted 22 days ago
Apple spends $699,133 every year to keep chief exec Tim Cook safe, far, far higher than his modest life insurance premium of $2,500, according to an official document. This amount represents: (i) the Company’s contributions to Mr. Cook’s account... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Neil Young joins Hawaii home sellers in $20 million listing surgeHomeowners in Hawaii are seeking to capitalize on demand from wealthy Californi
Neil Young joins Hawaii home sellers in $20 million listing surge
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
Homeowners in Hawaii are seeking to capitalize on demand from wealthy California technology executives by listing opulent estates, leading to a record number of $20 million-plus homes for sale.The latest offering is a Waialea Bay property with a... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
The Evening Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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York Daily Record
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
York Daily Record / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Lowell Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Silicon Valley / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Alamogordo Daily News
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Alamogordo Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
The Fremont Argus / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Bennington Banner / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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The Daily Review
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
The Daily Review / Posted 25 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Daily Mail
Apple spends $700,000-year on security for Tim CookApple spends $700,000-a-year on security for CEO Tim Cook - but Amazon spends e
Apple spends $700,000-year on security for Tim Cook
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Apple spends $700,000-a-year on security for CEO Tim Cook - but Amazon spends even more protecting Jeff Bezos Accounts show Apple paid $700,000 on Cook's security detail last year Tech company confirmed money was for 'home and personal... Read more
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Toronto Star
Neil Young, other Hawaii house-rich look to cash outWhile celebrities like Smith and Young have long used Hawaii as a retreat, some
Neil Young, other Hawaii house-rich look to cash out
Toronto Star / Posted 25 days ago
While celebrities like Smith and Young have long used Hawaii as a retreat, some of the biggest Hawaiian purchases are now being made by technology-industry stars. In 2012, Larry Ellison, the billionaire founder of Redwood City, California- based... Read more
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Independent
It costs Apple $700,000 a year to protect CEO Tim CookThe staggering figure, which translates to nearly £450,000, was spotted in Appl
It costs Apple $700,000 a year to protect CEO Tim Cook
Independent / Posted 25 days ago
The staggering figure, which translates to nearly £450,000, was spotted in Apple’s Schedule 14A report with the US Securities and Exchange Commission by Patently Apple. In full, the section in question under a heading titled “all other compensation"... Read more
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MacNN
Apple website rework, CEO security costs $700k per yearApple store and main website combined into single entityYesterday late, Apple r
Apple website rework, CEO security costs $700k per year
MacNN / Posted 25 days ago
Apple store and main website combined into single entityYesterday late, Apple revamped its online presence. The previous discrete store is gone, replaced by a unified shopping bag coupled with purchase links on product pages. Clicking on the purchase... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple’s cost for Tim Cook’s security: $700,000 per year – MacDailyNews“Buried in Apple’s ‘Schedule 14A’ report with U.S. Securities and Exchange Comm
Apple’s cost for Tim Cook’s security: $700,000 per year – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 25 days ago
“Buried in Apple’s ‘Schedule 14A’ report with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is the fact that Apple spends close to $700,000 per annum to protect Apple’s CEO Tim Cook,” Jack Purcher reports for Patently Apple. This amount represents: (i)... Read more
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Business Insider
Apple spends $700,000 a year to keep Tim Cook safeIn full, the report stated (emphasis our own): "This amount represents: (i) the
Apple spends $700,000 a year to keep Tim Cook safe
Business Insider / Posted 26 days ago
In full, the report stated (emphasis our own): "This amount represents: (i) the Company's contributions to Mr. Cook's account under its 401(k) plan in the amount of $15,600; (ii) Company-paid term life insurance premiums in the amount of $2,520;... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gates, Ellison and Bezos Lead in Forbes' List of Richest Global Tech BillionairesMicrosoft's Bill Gates was the unsurprising leader of the first Forbes list of
Gates, Ellison and Bezos Lead in Forbes' List of Richest Global Tech Billionaires
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Microsoft's Bill Gates was the unsurprising leader of the first Forbes list of the richest global tech billionaires, while Larry Ellison Founder and CTO of Oracle came in second as Amazon's founder Jeff Bezos saw his personal fortune surge American... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Gates tops list of tech billionaires Microsoft's Bill Gates is the unsurprising leader of the first Forbes list of
Gates tops list of tech billionaires
The Courier Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Microsoft's Bill Gates is the unsurprising leader of the first Forbes list of the richest global tech billionaires, while Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' personal fortune has surged. The Forbes survey released on... Read more
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Canberra Times
These are the world's richest tech mogulsMicrosoft founder and world's richest man Bill Gates. Photo: Reuters Oh, to be
These are the world's richest tech moguls
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
Microsoft founder and world's richest man Bill Gates. Photo: Reuters Oh, to be a crazy-rich tech mogul. Forbes magazine on Wednesday released its World's Richest in Tech, a list of the top 100 wealthiest individuals in the industry. Not... Read more
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