Splashing in the puddles with emotional intelligence at work
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Jeremy Marchant
Five ways leaders win over people 
"How many times have you been introduced to someone and you can immediately sense that they don’t like you?...  As a leader you can ill afford to have any tension points stand in your way."  Glenn Llopis explains.
Fascinating maps
More maps than you thought could be interesting—but they are
Birthday quotations
—Almost all our misfortunes in life come from the wrong notions we have about the things that happen to us.
—One can acquire everything in solitude—except character.
—I see but one rule: to be clear. If I am not clear, all my world crumbles to nothing.

Stendhal, b 23 January 1783, French writer
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Who's the boss?
"What is the role of a business leader? To tell staff what to do or allow them to decide for themselves? One theory about management is that it should turn itself upside-down and permit those closest to the customer to dictate all sorts of business decisions."  Evan Davies talks to three bosses in this Radio 4 show.  (dur c30:00)
The case for investing in girls
Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, makes the case.
Always returning (again)
Anne Akiko Meyers and Reiko Uchida play Arvo Pärt’s spell-binding Spiegel im Spiegel [Mirror in a mirror]  (dur 7:30)
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