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Zero Hedge
July 28management, offering a sliver of good news on a day when the lender's shares fe
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 hours ago
management, offering a sliver of good news on a day when the lender's shares fell 6.5 percent on disappointing earnings. Richard Branson is giving up control of Virgin Atlantic, the airline he founded in 1984, as part of a wide-ranging shake-up... Read more
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Evening Standard
British Airways owner slaps down Brexit alarmists as profits take offThe spat between IAG boss Willie Walsh and Sir Richard Branson intensified toda
Evening Standard / Posted 3 hours ago
The spat between IAG boss Willie Walsh and Sir Richard Branson intensified today after Walsh accused the billionaire of “trying to rewrite history”. Branson goaded Walsh yesterday over a 2012 bet to accept a “knee in the groin” if the Virgin... Read more
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International Business Times
Virgin America hack: Over 3,000 employees' login details compromised after hacker infiltrated network Virgin America to reduce the likelihood that something like this happens again.
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Virgin America to reduce the likelihood that something like this happens again." Virgin America, which was founded by Sir Richard Branson back in 2004, was acquired by Alaska Airlines last year for $2.6bn. In March, the parent company said in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sir Richard Branson to give up Virgin Atlantic majority stake Offload: Sir Richard Branson Sir Richard Branson is to sell his majority o
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
Offload: Sir Richard Branson Sir Richard Branson is to sell his majority ownership of Virgin Atlantic, the airline has... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Branson gives up majority in Virgin AtlanticSir Richard Branson has given up his majority holding in Virgin Atlantic in a 2
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 hours ago
Sir Richard Branson has given up his majority holding in Virgin Atlantic in a 220 million ($A360 million) deal with rival Air France-KLM amid Brexit woes for the carrier. Under the agreement, which is subject to regulatory approval, the billionaire... Read more
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Market Watch
Air France-KLM profit rises on higher airfarestrans-Atlantic market and in China. In turn, Air France-KLM is buying a 31% st
Market Watch / Posted 7 hours ago
trans-Atlantic market and in China. In turn, Air France-KLM is buying a 31% stake in Virgin Atlantic Airways from founder Richard Branson to give it a stronger footing in the London market, one of the most important for flights from the U.S. to... Read more
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International Business Times
Sir Richard Branson gives up control of Virgin Atlantic amid Delta-Air France deal Sir Richard Branson has announced he will sell a 31% stake in Virgin Atlantic t
International Business Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Sir Richard Branson has announced he will sell a 31% stake in Virgin Atlantic to Air France-KLM in a move that could bring an era of British aviation to an end. Branson, who will remain chairman of the airline he founded in 1984, is in line to... Read more
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New York Post
Jeff Bezos’ reign as the world’s richest person was short-livedto be customer-centric, which in the case of the Post means reader-centric.” A
New York Post / Posted 13 hours ago
to be customer-centric, which in the case of the Post means reader-centric.” Also, like fellow billionaires Elon Musk and Richard Branson, Bezos has gotten in on the space game, founding his own rocket company, Blue Origin, which he hopes will... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
10 things you need to know this morning in Australiathe YouTube channel Exploring the Unbeaten Path snuck inside to climb all over
Business Insider Australia / Posted 15 hours ago
the YouTube channel Exploring the Unbeaten Path snuck inside to climb all over them and get incredible shots like this: 8. Richard Branson made a bet in 2012 with British Airways boss Willie Walsh that Virgin Atlantic would still be around in five... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Sir Richard Branson to give up Virgin Atlantic majority stakeSir Richard Branson is to sell his majority ownership of Virgin Atlantic, the a
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
Sir Richard Branson is to sell his majority ownership of Virgin Atlantic, the airline has announced. Air France-KLM will acquire a 31% stake in the airline currently held by the billionaire entrepreneur's Virgin Group for £220 million. Delta will... Read more
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The News and Star
Sir Richard Branson to give up Virgin Atlantic majority stakeSir Richard Branson is to sell his majority ownership of Virgin Atlantic, the a
The News and Star / Posted 20 hours ago
Sir Richard Branson is to sell his majority ownership of Virgin Atlantic, the airline has announced. Air France-KLM will acquire a 31% stake in the airline currently held by the billionaire entrepreneur's Virgin Group for £220 million. Delta will... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Branson sells stake in Virgin Atlantic in broader tie-upLONDON (AP) - Richard Branson is selling his majority stake in Virgin Atlantic.
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 20 hours ago
LONDON (AP) - Richard Branson is selling his majority stake in Virgin Atlantic. The billionaire entrepreneur's Virgin group announced Thursday that he was selling a 31 percent stake to Air France-KLM for 220 million pounds ($287 million). Delta will... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Branson sells stake in Virgin Atlantic in broader tie-upLONDON (AP) - Richard Branson is selling his majority stake in Virgin Atlantic.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 hours ago
LONDON (AP) - Richard Branson is selling his majority stake in Virgin Atlantic. The billionaire entrepreneur's Virgin group announced Thursday that he was selling a 31 percent stake to Air France-KLM for 220 million pounds ($287 million). Delta will... Read more
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FOX News
Branson sells stake in Virgin Atlantic in broader tieLONDON – Richard Branson is selling his majority stake in Virgin Atlantic. The
FOX News / Posted 20 hours ago
LONDON – Richard Branson is selling his majority stake in Virgin Atlantic. The billionaire entrepreneur's Virgin group announced Thursday that he was selling a 31 percent stake to Air France-KLM for 220 million pounds ($287 million). Delta will... Read more
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Reuters
TransferWise links with Apple Pay globallyTransferWise is one of Europe's most well-funded fintech companies, with backer
Reuters / Posted yesterday
TransferWise is one of Europe's most well-funded fintech companies, with backers including British billionaire Sir Richard Branson, venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz and PayPal Holdings Inc (PYPL.O) founder Max Levchin. It is among... Read more
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Inquirier.net
What Do Nadine Lustre and Jennifer Lawrence Shamelessly Snack On?shamelessly declare their love for chips. In an interview with Vanity Fair, J-L
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
shamelessly declare their love for chips. In an interview with Vanity Fair, J-Law said “Cool Ranch Doritos are my girl.”Richard Branson The Virgin billionaire was caught snacking on Take Root Vegan Kale Chips recently. If it’s good enough for... Read more
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Manning River Times
Where does space begin?and the heavens start! Cool huh? This is the age of spaceflight, it’s also the
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
and the heavens start! Cool huh? This is the age of spaceflight, it’s also the age of space tourism. “In order for Sir Richard Branson to start selling tickets and advertise his upcoming space flights he requested a definite ceiling height,”... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Deal reached to save pit bulls from death rowFebruary, Dog Tales launched a publicity campaign, called #savethe21, which fea
The Sudbury Star / Posted 2 days ago
February, Dog Tales launched a publicity campaign, called #savethe21, which featured celebrity endorsements from Richard Branson, Enrique Iglesias and Paris Hilton, pleading with the OSPCA and the Crown to save the dogs. Kenneth Marley,... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
The Very Best-ish of Santa FeThe franchise is owned by Jimmy John Liautaud, who has a net worth of $400 mill
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
The franchise is owned by Jimmy John Liautaud, who has a net worth of $400 million, and the advice on said wall is from Richard Branson, a British businessman worth $5 billion. So clearly, he is a better person than me. I’m going to listen to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Please visit, Richard BransonWollongong community asked to help bring Sir Richard Branson to The Gong by pos
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Wollongong community asked to help bring Sir Richard Branson to The Gong by posting photos and comments about the city using #sirrichardbransonvisitsthegong . Inivation: Lisa Burling, Mark Sleigh and Glenda Papac are among those who would like Sir... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong’s gift to BransonAdvantage Wollongong is showing Sir Richard Branson how good the City of Innova
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Advantage Wollongong is showing Sir Richard Branson how good the City of Innovation is when Wollongong becomes the first regional city to exhibit at the World Business Forum in Sydney. Loving the Gong: Donatella D'Amico and Lisa Burling are hoping... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Mayor’s invite to BransonLord Mayor Gordon Bradbery supports local businesswoman Lisa Burling's invitati
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Lord Mayor Gordon Bradbery supports local businesswoman Lisa Burling's invitation to Richard Branson to visit Wollongong. Invitation: Lisa Burling, Lord Mayor Gordon Bradbery and Tabitha Galvin are inviting Richard Branson to Wollongong. Picture:... Read more
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Daily Star
Concorde 2: NASA set to build new super jet for supersonic flightpreliminary design award for a quieter supersonic jet with an aim toward passen
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
preliminary design award for a quieter supersonic jet with an aim toward passenger flight.” It is the closest any group has come to reviving supersonic travel since billionaire Richard Branson attempted to bring back the iconic plane.Related artic... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Problem With the Administration's Admiration for Ayn Randmotivate his people. The mature king is less like TheFountainhead's Howard Roar
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
motivate his people. The mature king is less like TheFountainhead's Howard Roark and more like the real-world entrepreneur Richard Branson. An entrepreneurial leader who's anything but a me-first type, Branson has no need to impose his will on... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The Problem With the Administration's Admiration for Ayn Randmotivate his people. The mature king is less like TheFountainhead's Howard Roar
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
motivate his people. The mature king is less like TheFountainhead's Howard Roark and more like the real-world entrepreneur Richard Branson. An entrepreneurial leader who's anything but a me-first type, Branson has no need to impose his will on... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Alleged fighting dogs spared deathFebruary, Dog Tales launched a publicity campaign, called #savethe21, which fea
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
February, Dog Tales launched a publicity campaign, called #savethe21, which featured celebrity endorsements from Richard Branson, Enrique Iglesias and Paris Hilton, pleading with the OSPCA and the Crown to save the dogs. Kenneth Marley,... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Alleged fighting dogs spared deathFebruary, Dog Tales launched a publicity campaign, called #savethe21, which fea
Sarnia Observer / Posted 2 days ago
February, Dog Tales launched a publicity campaign, called #savethe21, which featured celebrity endorsements from Richard Branson, Enrique Iglesias and Paris Hilton, pleading with the OSPCA and the Crown to save the dogs. Kenneth Marley,... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Alleged fighting dogs spared deathFebruary, Dog Tales launched a publicity campaign, called #savethe21, which fea
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 2 days ago
February, Dog Tales launched a publicity campaign, called #savethe21, which featured celebrity endorsements from Richard Branson, Enrique Iglesias and Paris Hilton, pleading with the OSPCA and the Crown to save the dogs. Kenneth Marley,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The future of flyingbe able to zip across the planet at wondrous speeds - is the ultimate goal of m
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
be able to zip across the planet at wondrous speeds - is the ultimate goal of many aviation futurologists. Last year Sir Richard Branson backed a start-up called Boom, which unleashed a prototype supersonic jet. “Concorde’s designers didn’t have... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Organisers confirm £10k would save 2017’s Bognor Birdmanback to where it was. “We can, hand on heart, say we have worked incredibly ha
Chichester Observer / Posted 2 days ago
back to where it was. “We can, hand on heart, say we have worked incredibly hard and will continue to. “Yes we have asked Richard Branson and Butlin’s, we have asked everybody – I don’t think we have left a stone unturned anywhere. “We have had a... Read more
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CTV News
Deal reached to save 18 alleged Ontario fighting dogs from death rowFebruary, Dog Tales launched a publicity campaign, called .savethe21, which fea
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
February, Dog Tales launched a publicity campaign, called .savethe21, which featured celebrity endorsements from Richard Branson, Enrique Iglesias and Paris Hilton, pleading with the OSPCA and the Crown to save the dogs. Kenneth Marley,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Virgin must end "harmful" Liverpool-London train fares says Mayor Joe and Hollyoaks starMr Littler said causes him huge problems as he attempts to visit the capital fo
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
Mr Littler said causes him huge problems as he attempts to visit the capital for meetings. In a letter to Virgin boss Richard Branson, Mr Littler - who now works for innovation agency Brandwith - said: “The peak window is large, and those who... Read more
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Mashable
Your flight times could be cut in half thanks to NASA's supersonic techis Boom Jets, a startup looking to democratize supersonic travel through lower
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
is Boom Jets, a startup looking to democratize supersonic travel through lower seat costs that counts Virgin CEO Richard Branson as a major backer. The company has reportedly secured reservations for 25 of its next-gen supersonic jets and... Read more
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Greenwich Time
8 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Before 8 a.m.drink the juice without water because it’s hard on your teeth. It’s not just S
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
drink the juice without water because it’s hard on your teeth. It’s not just Schultz who exercises early in the morning; Richard Branson, Tim Cook and Disney’s Bob Iger all wake up well before 6:00 a.m. to get their bodies moving. While their... Read more
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The News-Times
8 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Before 8 a.m.drink the juice without water because it’s hard on your teeth. It’s not just S
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
drink the juice without water because it’s hard on your teeth. It’s not just Schultz who exercises early in the morning; Richard Branson, Tim Cook and Disney’s Bob Iger all wake up well before 6:00 a.m. to get their bodies moving. While their... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
8 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Before 8 a.m.drink the juice without water because it’s hard on your teeth. It’s not just S
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
drink the juice without water because it’s hard on your teeth. It’s not just Schultz who exercises early in the morning; Richard Branson, Tim Cook and Disney’s Bob Iger all wake up well before 6:00 a.m. to get their bodies moving. While their... Read more
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Connecticut Post
8 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Before 8 a.m.drink the juice without water because it’s hard on your teeth. It’s not just S
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
drink the juice without water because it’s hard on your teeth. It’s not just Schultz who exercises early in the morning; Richard Branson, Tim Cook and Disney’s Bob Iger all wake up well before 6:00 a.m. to get their bodies moving. While their... Read more
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Connecticut Post
6 Steps to Go from Procrastinating to Productivebrings minimal distractions, no email and hardly anyone on social media. Apple
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
brings minimal distractions, no email and hardly anyone on social media. Apple CEO Tim Cook, starts his day at 3:45 a.m.. Richard Branson likes to "sleep in" until 5 a.m., and even my friend and fellow entrepreneur Peter Shankman gets up before... Read more
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Greenwich Time
6 Steps to Go from Procrastinating to Productivebrings minimal distractions, no email and hardly anyone on social media. Apple
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
brings minimal distractions, no email and hardly anyone on social media. Apple CEO Tim Cook, starts his day at 3:45 a.m.. Richard Branson likes to "sleep in" until 5 a.m., and even my friend and fellow entrepreneur Peter Shankman gets up before... Read more
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The News-Times
6 Steps to Go from Procrastinating to Productivebrings minimal distractions, no email and hardly anyone on social media. Apple
The News-Times / Posted 4 days ago
brings minimal distractions, no email and hardly anyone on social media. Apple CEO Tim Cook, starts his day at 3:45 a.m.. Richard Branson likes to "sleep in" until 5 a.m., and even my friend and fellow entrepreneur Peter Shankman gets up before... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Where is the frontier between Earth and space?and the heavens start. Cool huh? This is the age of spaceflight. It’s also the
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
and the heavens start. Cool huh? This is the age of spaceflight. It’s also the age of space tourism. In order for Sir Richard Branson to start selling tickets and advertise his upcoming space flights he requested a definite ceiling... Read more
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News.com.au
Surprising thing people are doing on flightsThe first Virgin Australia flight has touched down in Hong Kong with Sir Richar
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
The first Virgin Australia flight has touched down in Hong Kong with Sir Richard Branson in attendance. Thousands of Virgin Australia passengers have found a novel way to while away the hours on a flight. First Virgin Australia flight lands in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
6 Steps to Go from Procrastinating to Productivebrings minimal distractions, no email and hardly anyone on social media. Apple
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
brings minimal distractions, no email and hardly anyone on social media. Apple CEO Tim Cook, starts his day at 3:45 a.m.. Richard Branson likes to "sleep in" until 5 a.m., and even my friend and fellow entrepreneur Peter Shankman gets up before... Read more
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SKY News
TransferWise eyes £1bn value as float loomssome of the biggest names in Silicon Valley, including Andreessen Horowitz, one
SKY News / Posted 6 days ago
some of the biggest names in Silicon Valley, including Andreessen Horowitz, one of the early backers of Facebook. Sir Richard Branson, the Virgin Group founder, is also a shareholder. The company last raised money in May 2016, when the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
6 Steps to Go from Procrastinating to Productivebrings minimal distractions, no email and hardly anyone on social media. Apple
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
brings minimal distractions, no email and hardly anyone on social media. Apple CEO Tim Cook, starts his day at 3:45 a.m.. Richard Branson likes to "sleep in" until 5 a.m., and even my friend and fellow entrepreneur Peter Shankman gets up before... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network DigestBut there is a new wave of hot start-ups in the space race that are gaining att
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 6 days ago
But there is a new wave of hot start-ups in the space race that are gaining attention and investments. In January 2015, Richard Branson made headlines worldwide by announcing audacious plans to build, launch and operate the world's largest... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Intelsat seeks opportunity through OneWeb, only to be disappointed – Part 2But there is a new wave of hot start-ups in the space race that are gaining att
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 6 days ago
But there is a new wave of hot start-ups in the space race that are gaining attention and investments. In January 2015, Richard Branson made headlines worldwide by announcing audacious plans to build, launch and operate the world's largest... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Under Review: Rethinking the Employee-Evaluation Processthe following lessons I've learned through this experience: 1.Listen more than
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
the following lessons I've learned through this experience: 1.Listen more than you talk. If you don't believe me, ask Richard Branson. He suggests taking notes whenever you sit in on a meeting or discussion with others, as it helps you listen... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Under Review: Rethinking the Employee-Evaluation Processthe following lessons I've learned through this experience: 1.Listen more than
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
the following lessons I've learned through this experience: 1.Listen more than you talk. If you don't believe me, ask Richard Branson. He suggests taking notes whenever you sit in on a meeting or discussion with others, as it helps you listen... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Under Review: Rethinking the Employee-Evaluation Processthe following lessons I've learned through this experience: 1.Listen more than
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
the following lessons I've learned through this experience: 1.Listen more than you talk. If you don't believe me, ask Richard Branson. He suggests taking notes whenever you sit in on a meeting or discussion with others, as it helps you listen... Read more
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