On a cold March afternoon in 1949, Wolfgang Leonhard slipped out of the East German Communist Party Secretariat, hurried home, packed what few warm clothes he could fit into a small briefcase, and then walked to a telephone box to call his mother.
Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement
– Jun 3, 8:55 PM
The business world fixates on goal setting. Performance reviews revolve around setting and meeting annual goals. Salespeople and managers continually strive to hit goals and meet margins, and every organization sets goals that it tries to achieve…
– Jun 3, 9:05 PM
A special episode of the a16z Podcast, with Shaka Senghor and Terry Brown, in conversation with a16z co-founder Ben Horowitz — given recent events around George Floyd and far beyond. The conversation goes deep and on the ground (please note…
“Picket lines and picket signs Last week the country watched the slow and heart-wrenching murder of George Floyd and many exploded in outrage, protest, and desperation. Witnessing a murder would be jarring in isolation, but it followed…
By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business
– Jun 3, 4:20 PM
(CNN Business) Apple is sending a clear message to people who've stolen iPhones from its stores: You're 'being tracked.' The company is actively disabling the iPhones that are stolen from the displays of its retail stores, leaving them inoperable.