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For Billions of People, “Wasting Time” Makes Little Sense - Facts So Romantic - Nautilus

For Billions of People, “Wasting Time” Makes Little Sense - Facts So Romantic - Nautilus | General | Scoop.it
Monks relaxing in Sikkim, Indiaflowcomm via FlickrRobert Levine, a social psychologist at California State University, Fresno, will…
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"Attending to relationships is more important than attending to the clock."
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This I Believe: A Manifesto for a Magnificent Career

This I Believe: A Manifesto for a Magnificent Career | General | Scoop.it
12 life lessons you can apply to your career, from a practitioner who's had a dozen jobs across three countries. Bonus: How to balance Passion, Money, Work!
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I remember reading something about people who get fired first.....

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Streams of consciousness

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My first encounters with journalism were the same as most American males: through the sports pages.
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Interesting read.

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7/7/2013 - How Coke Engineers Its Orange Juice—With an Algorithm

7/7/2013 - How Coke Engineers Its Orange Juice—With an Algorithm | General | Scoop.it
In a bid to wrest share from Pepsi's Tropicana, Coca-Cola builds a juice operation of NASA-like complexity

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7/7/2013 - In the line of fire - profile of elite group of firefighters "the Hotshots"

7/7/2013 -  In the line of fire - profile of elite group of firefighters "the Hotshots" | General | Scoop.it
Drought and climate change have turned western forests into firebombs that go off every summer.

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Nigeria Is Broke! Trillions In Oil Revenue Looted By Dr. Peregrino Brimah | Sahara Reporters

Nigeria Is Broke! Trillions In Oil Revenue Looted By Dr. Peregrino Brimah | Sahara Reporters | General | Scoop.it
Uncut: Nigeria’s oil minister said in London, October, that the theft of oil revenue needed for national building, amounted to terror.
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Greening the world with palm oil?

Greening the world with palm oil? | General | Scoop.it
The commercial shows a typical office setting. A worker sits drearily at a desk, shredding papers and watching minutes tick by on the clock. When his break comes, he takes out a Nestle KitKat bar.
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7/7/2013 - A Tale of Two Dictators: Why Indians are yearning for an autocrat who will get things done

7/7/2013 - A Tale of Two Dictators: Why Indians are yearning for an autocrat who will get things done | General | Scoop.it
What sets Modi apart from his Gandhi family soulmate, and the great yearning among Indians for an autocrat ‘who gets things done’

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7/7/2013 - Why Don’t Hotels Give You Toothpaste? An Investigative Report.

7/7/2013 - Why Don’t Hotels Give You Toothpaste? An Investigative Report. | General | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, I spent a night at the Kendall Hotel in Cambridge, Mass., a congenial place done up in a firehouse theme with an atrium on the top floor.

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7/7/2013 - Uncommon Ground: Beautiful story on performing Ethiopian coffee ceremonies in Washington DC

7/7/2013 - Uncommon Ground: Beautiful story on performing Ethiopian coffee ceremonies in Washington DC | General | Scoop.it
An Ethiopian immigrant reaches out to Washington, D.C., with the sweet-scented incense and hand-roasted beans of one of the world's oldest coffee ceremonies.

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