There is an apocryphal story about how the late John Kenneth Galbraith, then US ambassador to India, would gift a pile of books to prime minister Indira Gandhi each time he met her. She finally put the eminent economist in his place by asking him, ... Outlook India, 6 days ago
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As the late John Kenneth Galbraith remarked: The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable. But that does not mean we can say nothing useful. One can at least identify economic trends and a few known unknowns. The ...Today Online, 1 month ago Central bankers have to do the propping up act again Gulf News, 1 month ago The Income Gap at the Polls Politico, 1 month ago Business Cycles 101 And My Forecast For The New Year Austin American Statesman, 2 months ago
Meetings, pronounced John Kenneth Galbraith, are indispensable when you don't want to do anything. The humble meeting often gets a bad rap as a time-waster, a distraction from more important work — even at city hall, a place expressly built for ...Metro Canada, 1 month ago Feedback Is the Key to Better Meetings Social Media Today, 1 month ago
We have two classes of forecaster: those who don't know and those who don't know they don't know John Kenneth Galbraith When asked about the stock market, I make it clear I don't know what's going to happen in the next month, quarter or ...Business in Vancouver, 1 month ago
Illustration of John Hewson by Brett Lethbridge Source: CourierMail Hewson slams Abbott John Hewson (pictured) used to get a silver coaster as a thank you gift every time he spoke before the Committee for the Economic Development of Australia. And ...Brisbane Courier-Mail, 2 weeks ago
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First Read Bits & Pieces by John J. Lothian Every year the CBOE holds a press lunch in Chicago in January. It is normally a very nice affair with a good turnout of Chicago-based industry journalists. It was after last year's press lunch ...John Lothian Newsletter, 1 month ago
My favourite book is … The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership by John Maxwell. I go back to this book all the time as I believe leadership explains business, investment and life success and the lack of it explains failure in those important areas. ...Switzer, 1 month ago
Conan OBrien posed in front of a mural and tweeted the following: This iconic Che Guevara image was born right here in Havana. Isn't that cool? Does OBrien know that Guevara set up the Cuban gulag, into which artists, liberals, gays, and others ...National Review, 47 minutes ago
India seems to be going through troubling times. Not that it's a new phenomenon, as politics evolves something new every day in the life of nations. But Indian politics is of a varied variety. The total number of political parties, with members who ...Goa Herald, 4 days ago
John Kenneth Galbraith wrote in The Anatomy of Power that organizations derive their power from the relative commitment of their members. The more united the members and the more willing they are to devote their resources to a common cause, the more ...Pharmacist.com, 4 days ago Advancing as One: Power in unity Pharmacist.com, 4 days ago
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