How to Think Like a Rocket Scientist

FORMER rocket scientist turned law professor, Ozan Varol, believes that while we can’t all be rocket scientists, we can all learn to think like one. Think Like a Rocket Scientist is about creativity and critical thinking—two skills in short supply today. We all encounter complex and unfamiliar problems in our daily lives. Those who can tackle these problems—without clear guidelines and with the clock ticking—enjoy an extraordinary advantage. Creativity comes naturally to us, but we are educated...
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Small Business Survival Guide During The COVID-19 Crisis

The COVID-19 crisis has left a lot of tragedy in its wake. Obviously, the biggest consequence has been the growing number of fatalities. Over 100,000 people have died after contracting… Read more » The post Small Business Survival Guide During The COVID-19 Crisis appeared first on
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Shock exit: NZME chairman Peter Cullinane resigns ahead of AGM

NZME chairman Peter Cullinane resigned suddenly ahead of today's annual shareholders' meeting.He told the Herald he felt it "appropriate to step down" because he'd lost the support of Australian fund manager shareholders. Cullinane... [Author: [email protected]]
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Covid 19 coronavirus: Vodafone NZ estimates more than 100 job losses

Vodafone New Zealand is estimating more than 100 jobs could be cut as the company addresses the impact of Covid-19. READ MORE:• Covid-19: Vodafone NZ staff brace for redundancies • Covid-19: 2degrees to lay off 120... [Author: [email protected]]
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Boating Industry Sees Steep Increase in Sales Amid the Tail End of the Pandemic

Atlantic Marine Depot saw a surprising 400% increase in sales in May, 2020 in comparison to 2019 balance sheet. MORICHES, NY / ACCESSWIRE / June 10, 2020 / With business closures a bleak reality in the USA, some industries have seen financial stability and even unexpected soaring profits. Marine engine parts and boating accessories are hot items according to Cheryl Rowehl, Vice President of Atlantic Marine Depot in Moriches, New York.
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These are the best cheap MacBook deals for June 2020

If you’re in the market for a new MacBook, our deals roundup will help make your choice a little easier.
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Dohé, a Global Lifestyle Brand, First Appeared in the Reuters Big Screen in New York City

NEW YORK, NY/ ACCESSWIRE / June 10, 2020 / Dohé, a global lifestyle brand from the United Kingdom, appeared impressively on the Reuters Big Screen of Time Square on June 9, 2020. As a major commercial intersection, tourist destination, entertainment center, and neighborhood in the Midtown Manhattan section of New York City, Times Square is sometimes referred to as "The Crossroads of the World". People can find lots of international brands displaying on various billboards of Times Square which ...
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Walmart to stop keeping 'multicutural' beauty products in locked display cases

Walmart Inc will stop keeping personal care products designed for people of color in locked display cases, the retailer said, after the practice drew flak online with many saying it suggested customers for these products cannot be trusted.
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Virgin Australia to double domestic flight capacity by early July

Airline Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd said on Thursday it would double domestic capacity by early July as state border restrictions ease and demand grows, joining rival Qantas Airways Ltd in adding a significant number of flights. Virgin Australia, the country's second-biggest carrier, entered voluntary administration in April owing nearly A$7 billion (3.83 billion pounds) to creditors, but has been flying a limited government-supported network during the coronavirus pandemic that has de...
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Lake Arrowhead CA Google Business Marketing Consultant Expert Ranking Service

A new business consulting and marketing service has been launched by Profit Growth Builders; They help Lake Arrowhead companies to improve online presence, leads and sales LAKE ARROWHEAD, CA / ACCESSWIRE ...
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Children's Premium Apparel Brand Kinderkind Partners with Digidrub

Digital Agency DigiDrub will re-imagine Kinderkind's digital presence for domestic and international markets . PARIS, FRANCE / ACCESSWIRE / July 10, 2020 / Kids' premium apparel brand Kinderkind ( ...
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News Corp to cut jobs in UK newspaper, radio business: memo

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp will need to cut jobs in its British newspaper and radio operations as part of a business review aimed at reducing costs, News UK Chief Executive Rebekah Brooks said in a letter to staff on Wednesday.
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Covid 19 coronavirus: Retail spending rebounds by $2.3b in May but down millions on same time last year

Card spending last month rebounded back by $2.3 billion following horrifically low levels in April as businesses reopened after the Covid-19 lockdown.However, in actual terms, retail spending using electronic cards was down by $332m... [Author: [email protected]]
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Trina Solar issues first A-Shares on Shanghai Sci-Tech Innovation Board

CHANGZHOU, China , June 10, 2020 /CNW/ -- On June 10 , Trina Solar Co., Ltd became the first Chinese PV product, PV system and smart energy company to trade on the Shanghai Stock Exchange Science and Technology Innovation Board ( Trina Solar ; code: 688599), also known as the STAR Market. At the listing ceremony, Gao Jifan, Chairman and General Manager of Trina Solar , struck the gong, witnessed by assembled VIP guests. Inspired by the implementation of the Kyoto Protocol and the Million ...
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Amazon pauses police use of its facial recognition tech for a year Inc on Wednesday said it was implementing a one-year moratorium on police use of its facial recognition software, halting a business it long defended as many protested law enforcement brutality against people of color.
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Mortgage wars: Where you can find the best deal to buy a home in New Zealand

Kiwibank has today slashed its variable loan rates by 1 per cent, in a move it says will save home loan and business banking customers $20 million.The state-owned bank has dropped its floating and offset mortgage home loan rate... [Author: [email protected]]
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Europe's Just Eat Takeaway to buy Grubhub for $7.3 billion

European food-ordering firm Just Eat NV said on Wednesday it had agreed to buy U.S. peer Grubhub Inc in an all-stock deal that, if completed, would create the world's largest food delivery company outside China.
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Oil prices drop on concerns about patchy demand recovery, record U.S. stocks

Oil prices fell more than 2% on Thursday on worries about slow demand growth with coronavirus cases rising, U.S. crude stockpiles hitting an all-time high and the U.S. Federal Reserve projecting recovery from the pandemic would take years.
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Edited Transcript of UNFI earnings conference call or presentation 10-Jun-20 12:30pm GMT

Q3 2020 United Natural Foods Inc Earnings Call
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How to Manage Your Finances and Bills as a Self-Employed Worker

As a self-employed individual, you have to stay on top of your finances since you are in charge of all of your money. Keep in mind that the freedom of freelancing comes with enormous responsibility.
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Exclusive: Lilly COVID-19 treatment could be authorized for use as soon as September - chief scientist

Eli Lilly and Co could have a drug specifically designed to treat COVID-19 authorized for use as early as September if all goes well with either of two antibody therapies it is testing, its chief scientist told Reuters on Wednesday.
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Coronavirus Australia update: Victoria Black Lives Matter protester Covid-19 positive as PM says rallies 'show great disrespect'– politics live

Scott Morrison says protests being ‘taken over by other much more politically driven leftwing agendas’. Follow updatesBlack Lives Matter protester tests positive to Covid-19Sign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 2.49am BST The Australian Institute of Company Directors has released a survey of 2,371 of its members about the government’s response to coronavirus. The jobkeeper wage subsidy was identifie...
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Global Markets: Asia stock rush pauses, bonds rally on sober Fed

Asian shares eased on Thursday while bonds rallied after a downbeat economic outlook from the U.S. Federal Reserve stoked speculation it would have to add to already historic levels of stimulus to safeguard recovery.
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PG&E Overhauls Its Board Again As Part Of Bankruptcy Promise

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Pacific Gas and Electric on Wednesday announced the latest overhaul of its board of directors in another step toward the nation’s largest utility ending its bankruptcy. The board includes 11 new directors who will oversee the decisions made by PG&E management, as part of an agreement the company made with the state to shake up a corporate culture that has emphasized shareholder profits over the safety of the 16 million people who rely on it for power. Neglect of the util...
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Hoyts to re-open all of its NZ cinemas tomorrow

Cinema chain Hoyts will reopen all of its cinemas tomorrow evening.In an announcement, the Chinese-owned multiplex cinema operator said it would reopen all 10 of its theatres across New Zealand from tomorrow, following a successful... [Author: [email protected]]
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Do You Do Enough for Your Employees?

No matter the number of employees you have under you, it is important for you to do all you can to keep them happy. In doing so, they will tend to give you their all in return. That said are you taking steps to provide them with the resources and motivation to get the job done. If not, you could be hurting your business in the process. So, where do you need to do more for your employees? Providing the Answers to a Successful Company As you look to do all you can for those under your employ, fo...
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Fed vows to support U.S. economy's 'long road' to recovery after dire 2020

The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday signaled it plans years of extraordinary support for an economy facing a torturous slog back from the coronavirus pandemic, with policymakers projecting the economy to shrink 6.5% in 2020 and the unemployment rate to be 9.3% at year's end.
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Japan eyes partial reopening to business trips this summer: media

Japan may restart business trips to and from Australia, New Zealand, Vietnam and Thailand as early this summer, easing an entry ban to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, the Yomiuri daily said on Thursday.
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Android 11’s public beta is out — here are the best new features

Google today released the first public Android 11 Beta. Normally the company would leave its biggest announcements for Google I/O, but with coronavirus canceling that event, the update was released today without much fanfare. That’s not to say the update isn’t a big one though – there are several useful new features, including changes to notifications, bubble conversations, security improvements, and more. Here are some of the best ones. Conversations, refined The most notable update is a change...
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