Archive for November, 2012

    France Xavier Niel Deputy Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer, Illiad SA France’s richest web entrepreneur, Xavier Niel was born in 1967, grew up...

    Sweden Antonia Johnson Chairman, Axel Johnson AB Antonia Johnson was born in New York City in 1942, but moved to Sweden when her...

    Switzerland Ernesto Bertarelli Co-President, Bertarelli Foundation Although born in Italy, Ernesto Bertarelli’s family moved to Switzerland in 1977.  He attended Babson College in...

    United Kingdom J.K. Rowling Author Renowned author of the Harry Potter series of books, Joanne Kathleen Rowling was born in Chipping Sodbury, England,...

        For single men, the best-kept secrets on earth are the all-inclusive beach resorts in Turkey and Egypt.  What makes them special...

    Canada Claude I. Taylor, OC Chairman Emeritus – Air Canada International Vice-Chair JO LEE Magazine And The ADESTE Academy Born in Salisbury, New...

      Wallow With Me In The Irrelevant       Teachers have long known that the key to education is inspiration.  Yet how...

  A Medical Discovery That Changed The World     This year marks the 90th year celebrating the discovery of insulin, the hormone released by...

    Unforeseen roadblocks and detours can suddenly appear in our lives, as can opportunities; we might be going along smoothly when we’re confronted by a...

    Germany Nicolas Berggruen Chairman, Berggruen Holdings Inc. Known as the “homeless billionaire” because he sold his homes and lives out of hotels, Nicolas...

    Scotland Sir Tom Hunter Partner, West Coast Capital The son of a grocer from the coal mining district of New Cumnock in Ayrshire,...

    United States Bill and Melinda Gates Co-Chairs, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation The largest philanthropic organization in the world, the Bill & Melinda...

          Stiletto, wedge, cone, prism; if you are a woman you know these are various types of high heels.  You would...

          Q:  I have recently been diagnosed with full-blown diabetes.  As I appear to live on airplanes, what foods can I...

    Wits End         1.  in the first book of the bible, guinness’s. god got tired of creating the world so...

    Leadership is both a challenge and an opportunity for the world today.  As the world’s population continues to increase annually, we realize that...