Opinion | Can Kara Swisher Be Vulnerable?
Listen and subscribe: Apple | Spotify | Stitcher | RSS | How To Brené Brown’s best-selling books and TED talks about embracing vulnerability and shame have made her a cultural phenomenon. Silicon Valley executives often invite her to speak to their companies, though she is skeptical about their intentions to follow through on her advice. […]
World Bank downgrades outlook for developing countries in Europe, Central Asia
By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The World Bank sharply downgraded its outlook for developing countries and emerging markets in Europe and Central Asia this year due to the coronavirus epidemic, but said those economies could swing back into solid growth in 2021. In an updated outlook published late Wednesday, the World Bank said the […]
Biden picks Hicks to be first female deputy defense secretary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday nominated Kathleen Hicks to be his deputy defense secretary, making her the first woman to hold the position if she is confirmed by the Senate. Hicks, who is leading the Biden’s transition team at the Defense Department, is a former senior Pentagon official most recently at the […]