First Look: Leadership Books for September 2020

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in September 2020. Don't miss out on other great new and future releases not listed here. Hyper-Learning: How to Adapt to the Speed of Change by Edward D. Hess The Digital Age will raise the question of how we humans will stay relevant in the workplace. To stay relevant, we have to be able to excel cognitively, behaviorally, and emotionally in ways that technology can't. Professor Ed Hess believes that requires us to become Hyper...
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A beginner's guide to Instagram, the wildly popular photo-sharing app with over a billion users

Instagram is easy to set up and use. Instagram; Samantha Lee/Business Insider Instagram is a free social media platform for sharing photos and videos.Since its launch, Instagram has become a popular way to connect with brands, celebrities, thought leaders, friends, family, and more.From short-form videos to live streaming, Instagram has a vast array of features that we'll outline below. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky One ...
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The Prom Cast Photo: Ryan Murphy Teases Premiere Date of New Netflix Film

The Prom cast photo: Ryan Murphy teases premiere date of new Netflix film Emmy winner Ryan Murphy took to Instagram to reveal the first set photo from his upcoming film adaptation of hit Broadway musical comedy The Prom, featuring our first look at the main cast including Oscar winners Meryl Streep and Nicole Kidman along with Emmy nominee Kerry Washington and James Corden. In his post which you can check out below, Murphy has also teased the film’s release date, hinting that it may premiere...
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Police Unions Help Defeat California Bill On Removing Problem Cops

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Police unions and other law enforcement organizations went into overdrive to thwart a measure that would have added California to the majority of states that can end the careers of officers with troubled histories. It failed as lawmakers scrambled to wrap up their work, and while the nation’s most populous state still has no way to permanently remove problematic officers, a number of other police reforms passed. With lobbyists and lawmakers mostly isolated by the corona...
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At the 6:06/6:21 Cafe...

... you can write about whatever you want. [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
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Best Prime Day Drone Deals 2020: What to expect

We’re expecting some extraordinary deals on drones that you can take advantage of even before Prime Day hits.
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Disneyland delays Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway to 2023 as vertical construction begins

Disneyland will delay the debut of the new Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway trackless dark ride until 2023 due to the extended coronavirus closure as vertical construction begins on the project behind Mickey’s Toontown. Disneyland had announced a 2022 opening date for Runaway Railway back in April 2019 before the COVID-19 pandemic closed Disney’s Anaheim theme parks for more than five months and slowed construction on the dark ride project. Sign up for our Park Life newsletter and find out w...
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All alone in a city of many millions

Quietly looking down at the lives of countless millions of people, he stood there completely alone. Or at least alone with his own thoughts.
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From Facebook to Tesla, here are the lesser-known cofounders of some of the biggest tech companies in the world

Apple cofounders Steve Wozniak, left, and Steve Jobs. Kimberly White / REUTERS Most of the world's most famous tech entrepreneurs had help building their companies.And while Mark Zuckerberg's and Steve Job's cofounders didn't all become household names, they're still credited with bringing Facebook and Apple to life.Tesla, for instance, had four cofounders, and none of them was Elon Musk. And Jack Dorsey is one of four people who helped create Twitter.Visit Business Insider's homepage for m...
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Meet the agoraphobic photographer who uses Google Street View to 'travel' to the most remote places on Earth

Dogs and a yellow wall in Chile. Jacqui Kenny / Google Maps Back in 2016, Jacqui Kenny logged into Google Street View and her world changed.Kenny has agoraphobia, which is an extreme or irrational fear of entering open or crowded places or being in places from which escape is difficult. Her condition has made long-distance travel difficult.For the next several years, Kenny became a full-time virtual traveler, visiting places like Mongolia and Peru from the comfort of her home in London.Fast...
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Facebook is threatening to block Australians from sharing news on its platforms if government regulation goes ahead

The world's governments will be watching Australia's example closely to identify a workable model for regulation. Erin Scott/Reuters Facebook has threatened to block Australians from sharing news content on its platforms if the government's proposed media bargaining code goes ahead.The code would set out standards for big tech platforms like Facebook to pay news publishers for displaying their content.If the code is approved, Facebook would prevent Australian users from sharing news...
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Roller skates are selling out everywhere as Americans seek nostalgic outdoor pastimes that provide a 'light-hearted escape from reality'

A group of women wear Moxi roller skates. Moxi Skates Roller skates are undergoing a major resurgence as Americans turn to nostalgic pastimes and outdoor activities to stay entertained and keep spirits high during the pandemic. Retailers ranging from big-box stores to popular roller skate brands like Moxi Roller Skates and Impala Skate are struggling to meet overwhelming demand – reporting limited stock, high sellout rates, and extensive back orders. The roller skating boom comes in tandem ...
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Step Toward Your Destiny (with Tiwa Savage) – Episode 46 of Rants & Randomness

My people! Welcome to this week’s episode of Rants & Randomness. Today I’m talking to Tiwa Savage, if you don’t know Tiwa you’re about to fall in love with her and her music. In addition to her amazing studio albums, she co-wrote and sang “Keys To The Kingdom” from The Lion King: The Gift and Black is King, and her fourth studio album Celia just dropped last Friday, August 28th. Tiwa’s new album is named for her mom, and during our conversation, we talk about the importance of her mom’s vo...
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What Lightroom RAW photo import defaults are and how to adjust them

RAW defaults apply customized in-camera filters -- including black and white -- in Lightroom automatically.
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How to monitor your brand without spending major coin

How do you monitor your brand? You’re a busy entrepreneur, who probably doesn’t have time to get bogged down in minutiae of scouring the internet, looking for brand mentions. Here are a few (mostly free) shortcuts.
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summer vacation (40/100)

When I was growing up, my parents were adamant about leaving home at some point during the summer, preferably to visit a different country. Since we lived in the Caribbean, these trips were sometimes exotic — to places like the United States, Canada (where my Dad has family) and once, Europe — but more often than not, they were quick trips to neighbouring islands. It was important to them that my sister ...
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Magnificent images from the Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition

The Natural History Museum, London, has released a selection of gorgeous "Highly Commended" images from their Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. Seen here are some of my favorites. The overall winners will be revealed in October. Above: "Amazon burning" by Charlie Hamilton James, UK. Below: Large male gharial and its offspring by Dhritiman Mukherjee, India; "Peeking possums" by Gary Meredith, Australia; Mollusks and grey reef shark, Fakarava Atoll, by Laurent Ballesta, France; Hip...
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American Horror Story Season 10 Set to Start Filming in October

American Horror Story Season 10 set to start filming in October American Horror Story creator Ryan Murphy took to Instagram to announce that production on the upcoming tenth season of FX’s long-running horror anthology series has finally been scheduled to begin its filming this coming October. In his post, which you can check out below, Murphy has also shared a cryptic image of a set of razor-sharp teeth which he confirms as a clue for the new season’s theme.   V...
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We Are Social’s Tuesday Tweakup #43

Ecommerce features expanded on Facebook and Instagram Facebook has announced a number of new ecommerce features for both the main Facebook app and Instagram. They include a new section called Facebook Shop (currently being tested in the US) where users will be able to can find products from a variety of different businesses. For Instagram, the company has also been testing a live shopping experience called Instagram Live Shopping, where businesses can show off products in a live video. This shou...
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Congratulations Nathan Hindman--August 2020 PFRE Photographer of the Month!

Congratulations to Nathan Hindman of West Minister, CO; August 2020 PFRE Photographer of the Month! The theme this month was daylight exterior. PFRE has been running these contests for over a decade and this image has turned out to be one of the most popular daylight submissions ever. As usual, thank you to everyone who […] The post Congratulations Nathan Hindman--August 2020 PFRE Photographer of the Month! appeared first on PFRE.
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The Daily Edit – Samant Chauhan: Fashion Designer, Photographer

The Egg. The memory. The people. Fashion Designer + Photographer: Samant Chauhan Instagram Heidi: When did you start this series? Samant: The first egg I flipped on the first day of the lockdown was an act of imitation. Why did you choose eggs? My father would flip the egg perfectly when he would make omelettes for us in a small town where we lived back then. Egg was a treat in those days. It wasn’t everyday that we had eggs for breakfast. In fact, my mother could never flip the egg...
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Sennheiser MKE 200 microphone review: A nearly idiot-proof mic

Simple enough for beginners, it makes improving audio almost as easy as plugging in a pair of headphones.
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Meet the 15 richest people in Asia, who are collectively worth more than $500 billion

Even with a net worth of $58.1 billion, Alibaba's Jack Ma is only the second-richest person in Asia. Sean Gallup/Getty Images The 15 richest people from Asia in the Bloomberg Billionaires Index and Forbes Billionaires List are collectively worth more than $500 billion.Some of the billionaires occupying the top rank are self-made and built their fortunes through tech empires, like Jack Ma, who founded Alibaba Group, China's largest e-commerce company. Others inherited wealth from their f...
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How the coronavirus is changing the influencer business, according to marketers and top creators on Instagram and YouTube

Macy Mariano. Macy Mariano. Marketers and digital creators are adjusting to changes in the influencer-marketing industry as the coronavirus continues to spread globally.As with most businesses in the ad industry, professionals have trimmed budgets, canceled events, and looked for alternative revenue streams.Several months in, brand deals are slowly starting to trickle back and creators are adjusting to a new normal in their careers. Business Insider spoke with influencer-marketing professio...
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Former NBA All-Star Basketball Player Dwayne Wade Shows Up with Great Privé Revaux Sunglasses!

Former NBA basketball player Dwyane Wade showcased his style on his Instagram and Instagram Stories wearing The One sunglasses in black from the Privé Revaux x Jamie Foxx collection.         The One sunglasses in black from the Privé Revaux x Jamie Foxx collection.   These sunglasses come in 4 colors: Antique Silver, […]
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AK Monthly Recap: August 2020

I always dreamed of spending a summer hopping along the Adriatic. I would touch down in Venice and head to Piran in Slovenia, making my way down the coasts of Croatia, Montenegro, Albania, and Greece. Well, I kind of got that. I never dreamed it would be under these circumstances. I am beyond thankful that Croatia gave me and my boyfriend what we needed — a place where we could be together at a time when we’re banned from each other’s countries. Beyond that, this trip allowed me to work wi...
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Bambuser raises $45M after shifting focus to live video shopping

Bambuser is a name that you may not have heard in a while, but the Stockholm-headquartered company is announcing today that it’s raised $45 million in new funding this year, with $34.5 million of that amount raised during the pandemic. Bambuser’s history goes back more than a decade (the first TechCrunch coverage appeared in 2008). CEO Maryam Ghahremani told me that the founders’ idea — using smartphones to stream live video journalism — made them “very, very much ahead of their time.” Howeve...
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Heidi Klum shares very risqué bedroom selfie leaving fans speechless

Heidi Klum is no stranger to bikini selfies but her latest Instagram post turned up the...
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4 Sunscreen Options for Every Skin Type Video

If you haven’t found your favourite sunscreen, keep looking and testing.   There are tons of new formulas and textures out there for every skin type.  Here are 4 that are different from... Visit to read the rest of this article.
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Aeroglyphs: long-exposure shots of light drones

Reuben Wu of English band Ladytron is also a photographer, and his Aeroglyphs blew me away: "an ongoing series of large temporary geometries traced by light carrying drones in space. " Prints are available in his online shop.
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