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Daily Show John Stewart Remembering 9/11

9/11 - holding roses and flag - Legends Report

In Memory of a victim of September 11, 2001 terrorist attack ... a family member holds yellow roses and an American flag. Image courtesy of Beverly @ Flickr

14 years ago in New York the world was shocked by an insane act of terrorism. While this was a tragic and horrific event we must also remember the thousands who are dying every single day as you read this. This is not just about remembering one event, it is about remembering the power of the human spirit to overcome adversity. The power of us as human beings to come together to make change. Here is an incredibly moving and powerful clip of former U.S. 'Daily Show' host John Stewart just days after that fateful event...

Peace Breaks Out Between Apple & Microsoft

Not many people know that Bill Gates was actually an early investor in Apple. Much has been made of the rivalry between the two companies, but both current CEOs - Tim Cook (Apple) and Satya Nadella (Microsoft) now appear to be embracing the principles of creative co-operation and are realising that forming partnerships in order to further each others' business goals fosters an environment where they can both thrive. Read more over at the BBC here.

TWEET - Branson - Look After Your Staff...

Whether it’s Richard Branson, business legend Jack Welch or the CEO of Starbucks Howard Schultz, the one thing you will find in all the great businesses and their leaders is that they invest in and develop the best people they can find.

20 Years On and Amazon Still Aren’t Making Money - Here’s Why

If ever you needed a lesson in investing in the long term, look no further than Amazon. For 20 years they have consistently defied critics and Wall Street by investing their undoubtedly large profits back into the business, into distribution, lower prices and free shipping - in stark contrast to companies who sit on and stockpile cash. CEO Jeff Bezos and his team are clearly committed to long term growth and sustainability. It’s such a contrast to the quick fix drive to create a business and meet short term expectations that is usually heralded in society nowadays. Jeff Bezos and his team clearly want to build a company that will still be thriving decades to come. Read more at the BBC here...

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