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  • Sanjiv Suri

    Rich or Poor – Making a Life or Just a Living?

    A couple of years ago my younger children Jasmine (then 6) and Shaan (then 8) asked me a simple question: How rich are we? This question got me thinking for a long time. I introspected and struggled with the answer & came across some facts: More than 9 million children still die every year from […]

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  • 2015: Choose Your Words Well

    2015: Choose Your Words Well

    Looking back at 2014, it isn’t hard to draw the conclusion that the Czech media has been one of the most dynamic industries in terms of mergers, acquisitions, movers and shakers. Publishing houses changed ownership; reputable journalists left established newsrooms to test their chances on the open market; new titles were launched; new hopes emerged. […]

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  • Interview with Professor Vladimíra Dvořáková, Top female professor amongst political scientists

    Interview with Professor Vladimíra Dvořáková, Top female professor amongst political scientists

    On Banalities, Mistrust and Politics Almost all political parties in the Czech Republic are, according to Vladimíra Dvořáková, confusing. “I am missing a deeper set of values,” she says. We asked her how one can recognize a good political scientist. And why does “trivializing” the media lead people to uncritically accept anything they see? In […]

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  • Interview with Jiří Pospíšil, Member of the European Parliament

    Interview with Jiří Pospíšil, Member of the European Parliament

    “Considering the size of the European Parliament, legislative procedures function very effectively here.” One of the most popular politicians, Jiří Pospíšil, moved from the domestic scene to the European last autumn. The former Minister of Justice, Vice Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies and local representative in Plzeň celebrates his 40th birthday this year. What […]

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  • Interview with Vladimír Bärtl, Vice Minister of Industry and Trade

    Interview with Vladimír Bärtl, Vice Minister of Industry and Trade

    “It is not true that we cannot influence anything in the European Union.” Ing. Vladimír Bärtl is a graduate geodesist and cartographer. In 1994 he co-founded the company HOUDEK s.r.o. focused on metrology and transfer of technologies. In 1999 he joined the state administration. He started at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and for four […]

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Interviews

Interview with Professor Vladimíra Dvořáková, Top female professor amongst political scientists

Interview with Professor Vladimíra Dvořáková, Top female professor amongst political scientists

On Banalities, Mistrust and Politics Almost all political parties in the Czech Republic are, according to Vladimíra Dvořáková, confusing. “I am missing a deeper set of values,” she says. We asked her how one can recognize a good political scientist. And why does “trivializing” the media lead people to uncritically accept anything they see? In […]

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Interview with Jiří Pospíšil, Member of the European Parliament

Interview with Jiří Pospíšil, Member of the European Parliament

“Considering the size of the European Parliament, legislative procedures function very effectively here.” One of the most popular politicians, Jiří Pospíšil, moved from the domestic scene to the European last autumn. The former Minister of Justice, Vice Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies and local representative in Plzeň celebrates his 40th birthday this year. What […]

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Sanjiv Suri

Rich or Poor – Making a Life or Just a Living?

A couple of years ago my younger children Jasmine (then 6) and Shaan (then 8) asked me a simple question: How rich are we? This question got me thinking for a long time. I introspected and struggled with the answer & came across some facts: More than 9 million children still die every year from […]

26/02/2015 | 0 Comments More
2015: Choose Your Words Well

2015: Choose Your Words Well

Looking back at 2014, it isn’t hard to draw the conclusion that the Czech media has been one of the most dynamic industries in terms of mergers, acquisitions, movers and shakers. Publishing houses changed ownership; reputable journalists left established newsrooms to test their chances on the open market; new titles were launched; new hopes emerged. […]

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Business

Competition Breeds Failure and Mediocrity

Competition Breeds Failure and Mediocrity

The successful businessman Grant Cardone will talk in front of our managers and entrepreneurs.

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Business News September 2014

Business News September 2014

DID YOU KNOW THAT…?   …new EU rules for cross-border debt recovery were adopted? In mid-May EU ministers adopted European Account Preservation Order that was proposed by the Commission in July 2011. This Regulation introduces new rules related to cross-border debt recovery that will help companies recover their claims across EU borders by allowing creditors […]

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Politics

Vladimir Putin makes a press statement and replies to journalists’ questions following the G20 summit

Vladimir Putin makes a press statement and replies to journalists’ questions following the G20 summit

Let me start with a few words about the results of our work. First of all, I want to thank our hosts. They really have created a good environment for the G20’s work, friendly and business-like at the same time. […]

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Vladimir Putin answered questions from Hubert Seipel of the German TV channel ARD

Vladimir Putin answered questions from Hubert Seipel of the German TV channel ARD

Vladimir Putin answered questions from Hubert Seipel of the German TV channel ARD. The interview was recorded on November 13 in Vladivostok. […]

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Culture

Nedělní Rudolfinum prozáří violoncellová hvězda Mischa Maisky a rozezvučí premiéra skladby Miroslava Srnky v podání PKF

Nedělní Rudolfinum prozáří violoncellová hvězda Mischa Maisky a rozezvučí premiéra skladby Miroslava Srnky v podání PKF

V Praze, 13. ledna – Hned dvě hudební lahůdky nabídne tuto neděli pátý abonentní koncert aktuální sezony PKF – Prague Philharmonia. Kromě šéfdirigenta Jakuba Hrůši opět stane v čele orchestru světový violoncellový virtuos Mischa Maisky, jehož s PKF spojuje dlouholetá úspěšná spolupráce, a svého premiérového uvedení se dočká čerstvá novinka současného českého skladatele Miroslava Srnky. To vše bude […]

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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 […]

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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 profesorkou Vladimírou Dvořákovou

Rozhovor s profesorkou Vladimírou Dvořákovou

O banalitách, nedůvěře a politice. Skoro všechny politické strany v Česku jsou podle Vladimíry Dvořákové, první profesorky mezi politology, matoucí. „Chybí mi hlubší hodnotové zakotvení,“ tvrdí. Jak podle ní poznat dobrého politologa? A proč podle ní „banalizace“ mediálního prostředí nakonec vede k tomu, že lidé nekriticky naslouchají čemukoli, co je jiné? V rozhovoru pro Leaders Magazine Prague se […]

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Rozhovor s europoslancem Jiřím Pospíšilem

Rozhovor s europoslancem Jiřím Pospíšilem

„Na to, jak je Evropský parlament velký kolos, legislativní procedury zde fungují velmi efektivně.“ Jeden z nejoblíbenějších politiků, Jiří Pospíšil, se loni na podzim přesunul z domácí půdy na tu evropskou. Bývalý ministr spravedlnosti, místopředseda Poslanecké sněmovny a zastupitel v Plzni letos oslaví čtyřicítku. Jaké má cíle v Europarlamentu a proč se angažuje v Nadaci Medy Mládkové?  Vážený pane doktore, […]

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Rozhovor s náměstkem ministra průmyslu a obchodu Vladimírem Bärtlem

Rozhovor s náměstkem ministra průmyslu a obchodu Vladimírem Bärtlem

„Není pravda, že nemůžeme v Evropské Unii nic ovlivnit.“ Ing. Vladimír Bärtl je vzděláním geodet a kartograf. V roce 1994 spoluzakládal firmu HOUDEK s.r.o. se zaměřením na metrologii transfer technologií. Už roce 1999 nastoupil do státní správy. Začínal na ministerstvu zahraničních věcí, konkrétně byl čtyři roky na zastupitelském úřadu v Ottawě. Poté působil na jako poradce […]

19/02/2015 | 0 Comments More
Guru nového stravování,  část II.

Guru nového stravování, část II.

Kuchaři, kteří nás chrání Někdy nás může dnešní kuchyně v luxusní restauraci docela zmást a daleko předčit naše očekávání, když na talíři uvidíte  pokrmy z kapusty nebo květáku. Druhé překvapení nastane, když tento z dětství vele-známý pokrm ochutnáte.   V ohnisku zdravého trendu ve stravování vévodí tyto a jiné již zapomenuté nebo opomíjené produkty a dokáží vás rozradostnit […]

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Gurus of New Eating Part II.

Gurus of New Eating Part II.

Chefs that protect us Sometimes today´s meals in luxury restaurants can completely confuse us, and by far surpass our expectations, for instance when we see cabbage or cauliflower meals on our plates. Another surprise may come when the taste takes us back to the well-known meals of our childhood. At the center of healthy eating […]

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Rozhovor s advokátem Tomášem Sokolem

Rozhovor s advokátem Tomášem Sokolem

„Uznávat chyby u nás není moc v módě“ Nejznámější obhájce v Česku. Advokát Tomáš Sokol, bývalý ministr vnitra a jeden z nejvýraznějších představitelů české advokacie založil v červnu s kolegy Unii obhájců. Proč jsou podle něj advokáti mnohdy démonizováni a jaké nevýhody má jeho známý obličej? Tomáš Sokol také v rozhovoru pro Leaders Magazine Prague tvrdí, že je politika jako droga. […]

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Interview with Tomáš Sokol, Lawyer

Interview with Tomáš Sokol, Lawyer

“Admitting Mistakes Is Not Very Popular Here” Last June, the best known advocate in the Czech Republic, Tomáš Sokol, former Minister of the Interior, and one of the most distinctive representatives of Czech advocacy, founded the Union of Czech Lawyers with his colleagues. Why, according to him, are advocates often demonized? And what are the […]

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