Fortune's Top 25 Companies for Leaders

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ICICI Bank … HQ: Mumbai … Revenues – $7.4B Colgate-Palmolive … HQ: New York, NY … Revenues – $15.3B American Express … HQ: New York City, NY … Revenues – $28.4B

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They Were Fired Before They Became Filthy Rich

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In 1919, Walt Disney was fired from the Kansas City Star. Michael Bloomberg was a partner at Salomon Brothers, an investment bank. Today, he’s the country’s 18th richest person and, of course, the mayor of New York City.

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Interview: Groupon – Giving You the Best Deals, Every Day

Personal Excellence Blog

The next day, a new deal is promoted on Groupon’s site. Discounts are almost always 50% and above, and there is a wide coverage, from restaurant meals, spa treatments, vacation holiday packages, ice cream, concert tickets, magazine subscriptions, to even dance lessons.

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Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Minus one You would have to earn $150,000 more from a job if you were doing it far away from family, according to economist Nattavudh Powdthavee of University of York. The ratio of therapists to citizens is lowest in populations that skew to maximizers (like New York City and San Francisco). People who are interested in new experiences are less likely to be happy, according to Psychology Today. Is this your first time here?

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How to deal with doubt: Take a leap | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Check out my high school: New Trier. The Story of the Farmer – From the First Day We Met: June 2008 New Way to Measure Blog ROI June 2008 How I started taming my workaholic tendencies Oct. Robinson, III on October 22, 2009 at 8:05 am | permalink | Reply I grew up in a small town in New England. The opportunities are there, you just find them a bit differently than you do in the city. This could be the start of a whole new blog…life on the farm!

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How to put blog comments to good use | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

If you don’t care, you can just type in a new URL. Tweet This Facebook StumbleUpon Email this post to a friend Related Posts I'm moving out of New York City None of us has especially unique career trouble – not even Emily Gould Do you need a career coach or a shrink? Beyond that, he has a responsibility to protect any new family that he was planning to create. When you are married, you create a new family and that must be his priority.

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