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Lenovo CEO gives his $3 million bonus to line workers and other lower-level employees

Kevin Smith Business Insider The CEO of Lenovo Yang Yuanqing has done something unusual among his CEO counterparts. Yuanqing distributed his $3 million bonus among the company’s 10,000 lower level workers. ZDNet reports that, “the ‘Yuanqing rewards’ averaged out at 2,000 … Continue reading

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Making Money – Greece

SBS Journeyman Pictures July 2012 While political parties bitterly debate Greece’s future in the eurozone, locals are finding their own solutions – one that doesn’t rely on the Euro at all. Could the people of Volos have found the answer? … Continue reading

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The Almighty’s Dollar – Italy

ABC Australia Journeyman Pictures April 2012 Italians are buckling up for very bleak ride into economic gloom and many are asking if everyone is paying their way. Even the previously untouchable Catholic Church’s finances are finally under scrutiny. “Something like … Continue reading

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5 Ways To Spot A Bad Boss In An Interview

Source: Forbes A boss can literally, make or break your career. Here are five ways to spot the bad ones before they become yours. A great boss can make you feel engaged and empowered at work, will keep you out … Continue reading

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It’s Official – Greece Unveils The Negative Salary, And A Whole New Meaning For “Pay To Play”

Tyler Durden Zero Hedge We thought we had seen it all. It turns out we hadn’t. The country that gave the world the alphabet, philosophy, and plates with funny sexually ambiguous drawings on them, has outdone itself again. Because beginning … Continue reading

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PENSIONS IN CRISIS AS FUNDS COLLAPSE

Source: Express BRITAIN’S private pensions system has suffered a “seismic collapse” to leave millions of savers facing a bleak retirement, new figures show today. A shocking 90 per cent of firms’ final salary retirement schemes have been closed with experts … Continue reading

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US companies blame unemployment on skills gap

Source: FT Drew Greenblatt has been looking for more than a year for three sheet-metal set-up operators to work day, night or weekend shifts. The president of Marlin Steel Wire Products, a company in Baltimore with 30 employees, Mr Greenblatt … Continue reading

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‘Extreme capitalism’ – Dick Smith slams Coles boss

Source: SMH Coles boss Ian McLeod is destroying the livelihoods of Australian farmers and wiping them out with a ‘‘new form of extreme capitalism’’, says entrepreneur Dick Smith. Mr Smith’s comments follow reports that the supermarket chief pocketed a $15.6 … Continue reading

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Fraud probe targets top bureaucrats

Source: SMH ALMOST 10 per cent of the senior officials running the federal Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry were investigated last year for fraud, internal documents show. The allegations against the eight executives represented a fraction of the hundreds … Continue reading

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