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The Four Companies That Control the 147 Companies That Own Everything

The Four Companies That Control the 147 Companies That Own Everything | Sound and Profound | Scoop.it
There may be 147 companies in the world that own everything, as colleague Bruce Upbin points out and they are dominated by investment companies as Eric Savitz rightly points out. But it’s not you and I who really control those companies, even though much of our money is in them. Given the nature of how money is invested, there are four companies in the shadows that really control those companies that own everything. 

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Interesting...and not the four that I would have imagined.

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India to become third largest economy in world by 2030: PwC

India to become third largest economy in world by 2030: PwC | Sound and Profound | Scoop.it
India is set to become the third largest economy in the world by 2030, according to latest estimates...
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This is something to pay attention to, if you are not already. 

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Online 'nanodegrees' boost your career without requiring time off

Online 'nanodegrees' boost your career without requiring time off | Sound and Profound | Scoop.it
Climbing the career ladder can be daunting. You frequently need new skills to move ahead, but it's not always practical to take time off just to get.
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Staying sharp and up to date with your skills is critical to moving forward in a career (let alone staying employed). 

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10 Commitments Of People Achieving Successful Work-Life Integration - Forbes

10 Commitments Of People Achieving Successful Work-Life Integration - Forbes | Sound and Profound | Scoop.it
Forbes 10 Commitments Of People Achieving Successful Work-Life Integration Forbes Today, there is so much discussion about women not being able to have it all (at the same time), and that “work-life balance” is not possible, but “work-life...
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For sale: Italian alpine village for £195,000

For sale: Italian alpine village for £195,000 | Sound and Profound | Scoop.it
A mountain village in Italy is offered for sale on eBay, with the few remaining inhabitants hoping that it can be saved from neglect by a wealthy investor

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Maybe not so sound and profound but definitely an interesting proposition. I mean, really, who wouldn't want an Italian Village for $333k? 

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11 Myths About The Economy That Just Won't Die

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Cullen Roche, myth buster.

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If a Teenager Lands a Summer Job, the Value Is Lasting

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Only 25 percent of American teenagers were employed last summer, but the long-term payoffs from a summer job are hard to beat, according to a new study.
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College Career Fairs Are Obsolete - ERE.net

Perhaps I'm being a bit unfair. There are plenty of legitimate reasons for companies to attend college career fairs (where else will all those free pens and t-shirts go?), but rarely does it include discovering and interviewing the ...
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