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  • MindMaze

    MindMaze

    On a quiet night in Prague just last week, a group of American students gingerly exited the metro and proceeded down an empty street towards a tall, abandoned building. In the darkness, there was no suggestion of what may be hidden behind the doors except for a small sign that stated: MindMaze – The Escape […]

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  • A trend that cannot be ignored

    A trend that cannot be ignored

    As I was doing research for my book about four years ago, I ran into a very interesting piece of data, industrialized countries were showing a trend of zero population growth or what many call “zero population replacement”. I looked in a little deeper and as I did so, I realized this issue was going […]

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  • BALANCE: The Business-Life Connection Part VI

    BALANCE: The Business-Life Connection Part VI

    Part VI: Why You Hate Work! “Work without love is slavery.” — Mother Teresa KEY CONCEPTS:  Employee Engagement also known as Employment Enjoyment is by far the biggest lever in creating a fine-tuned, efficient and highly profitable enterprise. It produces the Triple Win, often called the People, Planet, Profit Model, wherein employees, the company and […]

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    An Interview with Jovo Savič, Owner of KOGO Restaurant chain

    “The Orchestra is to be conducted by me” The owner and chef of the successful Kogo restaurant chain in an interview for Leaders Magazine describes why good relations with clients are so important. Jovo Savič was born in Sarajevo. After graduating from secondary school of hotel management he worked as a waiter and during that […]

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    An Interview with Milan Chovanec, Minister of Interior

    “I would love to achieve a situation where policemen would not do as much secretarial work, rather that they could spend more time doing fieldwork.” The interior minister and member of parliament of the Czech Republic, Milan Chovanec, has been in politics since 1997. He worked mainly at a regional level in the Pilsen region for […]

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Interviews

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An Interview with Jovo Savič, Owner of KOGO Restaurant chain

“The Orchestra is to be conducted by me” The owner and chef of the successful Kogo restaurant chain in an interview for Leaders Magazine describes why good relations with clients are so important. Jovo Savič was born in Sarajevo. After graduating from secondary school of hotel management he worked as a waiter and during that […]

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chovanec

An Interview with Milan Chovanec, Minister of Interior

“I would love to achieve a situation where policemen would not do as much secretarial work, rather that they could spend more time doing fieldwork.” The interior minister and member of parliament of the Czech Republic, Milan Chovanec, has been in politics since 1997. He worked mainly at a regional level in the Pilsen region for […]

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MindMaze

MindMaze

On a quiet night in Prague just last week, a group of American students gingerly exited the metro and proceeded down an empty street towards a tall, abandoned building. In the darkness, there was no suggestion of what may be hidden behind the doors except for a small sign that stated: MindMaze – The Escape […]

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A trend that cannot be ignored

A trend that cannot be ignored

As I was doing research for my book about four years ago, I ran into a very interesting piece of data, industrialized countries were showing a trend of zero population growth or what many call “zero population replacement”. I looked in a little deeper and as I did so, I realized this issue was going […]

23/10/2014 | 0 Comments More

Business

Ales Graf

An Interview With Ing. Aleš Graf, MBA, Chairman of the Board, Centropol Holding a.s.

Ing. Aleš Graf, MBA, is the Chairman of the Board and sole owner of the companies associated in Centropol Holding a.s. Among these is CENTROPOL ENERGY a.s., one of the largest alternative suppliers of energy. He was included among the top 72 best managers in the Czech Republic for the year 2013. Mr. Graf, you received […]

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Past, Present, and Future of Korean Hiphop and B-boying dance, Poppin' HyunJoon

Past, Present, and Future of Korean Hiphop and B-boying dance, Poppin’ HyunJoon

One of the most well-known first generation of the street dancers in Korea, Poppin’ HyunJoon and his wife AeRi Park won an award at “2014 Creative Brand Award”  which was held by Korea CEO summit and supervised by CICON on the 29th of May. The couple was awarded in “Culture contents business sector”  for their […]

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Politics

European stocks rise as elections wrap up

European stocks rise as elections wrap up

European stock markets moved higher Monday as election results rolled in from the European Union and Ukraine. Germany’s DAX index led the way with a 1.3% rise. Spain’s IBEX gained 1.2%, while France’s CAC 40 added 0.8%. The euro recovered from earlier declines against the dollar.

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Banned! 7 things you won't find in China

Banned! 7 things you won’t find in China

Change is afoot in China. Its leaders have promised a decisive role for markets in the huge economy, and recently lifted a 14-year ban on games consoles. But in many areas, there’s still a long way to go.

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Culture

BMW supports various cultural projects in the Czech Republic

BMW supports various cultural projects in the Czech Republic

Culture moves people; a driving force that connects and inspires The BMW also moves people. BMW offers customers independence through its products and moves people through the cultural activities the company supports. BMW believes the voices of those involved in art and culture are among those most important to society. These voices challenge us in […]

07/10/2014 More
Turban

India – Lifestyle, final Part III

The Indians love celebrations and a year in India is carried in the spirit of many celebrations and markets. Nearly every day there seems to be some social event that often stretches late into the night, where fasting and light feasting go hand in hand. Not only during celebrations but also in daily life, the […]

25/09/2014 More

Science

This Man Imagined The Internet In 1895

This Man Imagined The Internet In 1895

The Internet is a whole lot older than we originally thought.According to a new book, titled “Cataloguing The World,” a little-known Belgian entrepreneur named Paul Otlet envisioned a world wide web well before the computer (and the actual World Wide Web) was invented.

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Look, no driver: Google's new car

Look, no driver: Google’s new car

Google has revealed a prototype of its latest driverless car — and this one doesn’t even have a steering wheel.The car will only have a stop and go button. No steering wheel. No pedals. 

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Rozhovor s Jovo Savičem, majitelem restaurace Kogo

„Diriguji orchestr“ Majitel a šéfkuchař úspěšné sítě restaurací Kogo v rozhovoru pro Leaders Magazine popisuje, proč jsou důležité dobré vztahy s klienty. Jovo Savič se narodil v Sarajevu. Po vystudování střední hotelové školy pracoval jako číšník a velmi rychle se vypracoval na manažera restaurace. V roce 1992 emigroval s rodinou do Prahy, o dva roky později otevřel […]

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chovanec

Rozhovor s Milanem Chovancem

„Rád bych dosáhl toho, aby policisté nebyli sekretářkami zavalenými papírováním, ale aby mohli být co nejvíce v terénu.“ Ministr vnitra a poslanec Parlamentu České republiky, Milan Chovanec, se v politice pohybuje již od roku 1997. Patnáct let působil zejména na regionální úrovni, a to v Plzeňském kraji. Čtyři roky stál v jeho čele. Loni v říjnu se stal místopředsedou ČSSD […]

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Are we wasting time on social media?

Are we wasting time on social media?

We are living through a technological revolution and the rise of social media has not only changed how we communicate and interact with one another but it has also changed how we all view the world. Access to information has become instant and when a major news event takes place, people get to hear about […]

23/10/2014 | 0 Comments More
Sanjiv Suri

Letting  go. . .

A  couple  of  years  ago,  I  started  on  this journey that I will share with you. Things were happening in my life that I was not able to control. There were issues at work and issues with some friends, issues in the family and then finally it started to show on my health. I was to be hospitalized […]

23/10/2014 | 0 Comments More
muntean

Sedm taktik, kterými se vás novináři mohou pokusit zmanipulovat

…A jak se s nimi vypořádat jako hvězda Přiznávám. Když jsem byla reportérkou Czech Business Weekly a chtěla jsem získat nějakou informaci, udělala bych (téměř) cokoli, abych ji získala. Nikdy nepodceňujete houževnatost novináře, kterého tlačí uzávěrka a který je přesvědčen, že zastupuje hlas lidu, který má právo vědět, nebo je přesvědčen, že něco tajíte. Pro […]

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Seven Tactics Journalists Can Use to Manipulate You

…And how to deal with them like a star I admit. When I was a reporter at Czech Business Weekly and wanted my piece of news, I would do (almost) anything to get it. Never underestimate the perseverance of a journalist under time pressure, convinced that he’s representing the voice of masses that are entitled […]

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Evropští podnikatelé, nebojte se růst!

Evropští podnikatelé, nebojte se růst!

Dnešní podnikatelé se musí vypořádat nejen se svým místním trhem, ale i s celosvětovou ekonomikou. Do cesty se jim staví zcela nové výzvy a hrozby, ale zároveň se jim otevírají nevídané příležitosti. Kdo dnes chce podnikat a inovovat, musí především jednat rychle. Na tyto a podobné skutečnosti bychom neměli zapomínat při četbě nové zprávy Světového […]

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