A Barclays report on wealthy individuals worldwide notes that 47 percent of rich Chinese intend to move abroad in the next five years
More than a third of Americans are obese, but new pharmaceutical treatments have been slow to take off. Will Contrave figure out how to sell weight-loss drugs in the U.S.?
New data from the CDC show the increase in overdose deaths among whites far outpaced those among other races
The Android One starts at about $105
Calpers thinks hedge funds are too expensive and basically more trouble than they're worth. Could this be the start of a trend?
A business card with a brain can be customized for different recipients
"It's so much more than just a soda for many of us," says Evan Carr, the 26-year-old founder of the Surge Movement
A new report shows that private colleges are forcing low-income students to pay up, while offering discounts to rich ones
A report finds high default rates on franchise loans
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Sector specialization: Private equity CEOs, asset management
Job function specialization: Predominantly CEO, CMO, Directors, and Heads of HR within PE Portfolio Companies
Geographical focus: Global
Career advice: Look around you every day and take note of what your CEO and his/her team do well and understand why. Then look at what they don’t do well and figure out why not. Become a student of the great leaders.
Qualities sought in candidates: Ability to lead and inspire their employees without losing sight of the all important numbers. Humility! Willingness to hire people better and smarter than them
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