In her book, Quiet Desperation: The Truth about Successful Men, Jan Halper discovered that 48% of all middle managers in her study described their lives as “empty and meaningless,” despite all the hard work they put in to achieving their goals.… Continues
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My Man Benny, composició original de Phil Woods, dedicada al seu mestre i amic Benny Carter.
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Over last weekend, the decision by Russian electoral authorities to bar independent and opposition candidates from running in Moscow City Council elections prompted protests that turned violent as Moscow police cracked down hard on those that turned out, leading to the arrests of nearly 1,400.… Continues
Oliver Nelson Septet -- Stolen Moments (1961)
Personnel: Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), Eric Dolphy (alto sax, flute), Oliver Nelson (tenor sax, arrange), George Barrow (baritone saxophone), Bill Evans (piano), Paul Chambers (bass), Roy Haynes (drums)
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By Jon Swartz, Senior Reporter | MarketWatch
Social media’s most ardent critic is at it again.
Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., this week introduced the Social Media Addiction Reduction Technology (SMART) Act to curb what he calls “addictive and deceptive techniques,” the latest move in his personal crusade against the largest players in social media.… Continues
The U.S. military is launching advanced wargames to study this very issue.
If land-based precision artillery, maneuvering Air Force fighter jets and Navy destroyers were all able to seamlessly share sensitive targeting information in real time during high-intensity combat, the Pentagon would be closely approaching its currently-envisioned concept of modern joint multi-domain warfare.… Continues