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Recalling an Afghanistan Nightmare

As an adherent of the Robert D. Kaplan school of travel, I’m a big fan of overland travel. Given the choice and when time allows, I’d much rather travel by boat, train, or bicycle. Flying is convenient — but it … Continue reading

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Downsizing, Licenciement collectif, Risutora — call it what you will, lay-offs are going global

The developed world is accustomed to firing employees when times are hard. But the concept is new for many of the world’s emerging economies. In many cases, the legality and process of how a lay-off even happens is vague. Consider … Continue reading

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