• ENTREPRENEURS
    How Your Business Can Stay Ahead of the Game With Artificial Intelligence

    Artificial intelligence holds great promise for everything from employee productivity to marketing campaign success. With early implementations of technologies such as predictive analytics, about half of the companies in three major business regions — western Europe, Asia/Pacific and the United States — plan to adopt some form of AI within the next five years. While […]

  • SUCCESS
    Want to succeed in life? You must take the leap of faith into the unknown

    Most people spend a lot of time and energy trying to avoid risk at all costs. But the most successful people know that major breakthroughs in life, business, science, technology and even politics cannot occur without taking risk. I listened recently to a podcast called “When to Jump” where Sheryl Sandberg, the Chief Operating Officer […]

  • NEWS
    70% of Your Employees May Want to Work From Home this Holiday Season

    In between opening Christmas presents and cooking the turkey, a whopping 66 percent of employees will be checking work emails on Christmas Day. This was the finding of a survey by West Unified Communications Services on remote workers and changing working patterns. The study, which surveyed more than 600 full-time U.S. employees about their holiday work plans, […]

  • SUCCESS
    John McDonough: A Decade of Blackhawks Succes

    CHICAGO – Blackhawks players and fans should hoist a glass tonight. It was ten years ago to the day that Rocky Wirtz took control of this end of the family business and stole John McDonough from the Cubs. “I had no intention to leave the Cubs. I knew that it was going through the sale […]

  • SUCCESS
    Working for the success of Bermuda

    The One Bermuda Alliance leadership challenge, which came to its conclusion on Saturday with the election of Jean Atherden, failed to generate the type of interest that would signal enthusiasm. Perhaps because the prospects are too familiar and, without the roar of an inspired crowd watching as a prize gladiator enters the Coliseum, it becomes […]

  • QUOTES
    20 of The Young Ones’ most gloriously silly quotes

    This week marks the 35th anniversary of seminal, silly and surreal comedy The Young Ones. Rik Mayall, Adrian Edmondson, Nigel Planer and Christopher Ryan offered viewers a glimpse into the lives of four raucous students, as they endured a house-share as shambolic as it was unsanitary. To celebrate its  birthday, here’s a collection of the show’s […]

  • LIFE
    Album Review: Kelly Clarkson’s ‘Meaning of Life’

    Who wouldn’t cotton to the idea of Kelly Clarkson unleashed? She remains not just the very first singer to have emerged from America’s preoccupation with televised singing playoffs but still far and away the worthiest. Finding a style worthy of her has been spotty, though. Hitting her 30s, Clarkson seemed to find her pop stride, but she followed her […]

  • Into the void: the fast life and shocking death of a wingsuit-flying superstar

    ‘You are the bird, every twitch can move you this way or that’… Polli flies off Pedra da Gávea, near Rio de Janeiro, in a scene from Base. Photograph: Carlos Briceño Schütte One week after his wingsuit-flying partner died, Carlos Briceño Schutte launched himself into the void holding an inflatable pig. The drop from the Aiguille du […]

  • QUOTES
    International Day of the Girl: 16 great quotes from famous women

    Empowered: Wonder Woman in Warner Bros film CREDIT: CLAY ENOS/WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT Happy International Day of the Girl! Now in its fifth year, the United Nations has designated October 11 as a day “to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face, while promoting girls’ empowerment and the fulfilment of their human rights.” To mark this year’s iteration we bring you, […]