"We know where most of the creativity, the innovation, the stuff that drives productivity lies--in the minds of those closest to the work. It's been there in front of our noses all along while we've been running around chasing robots and reading books on how to become Japanese--or at least manage like them."
—John F. Welch
- Trespasser in Justin Bieber's home Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:04:42 GMT
- A woman was found sleeping in the bedroom of the house the singer rents in Atlanta.
- Teenage elephant mums 'are fitter' Fri, 07 Mar 2014 02:29:52 GMT
- Elephants that give birth as teenagers die younger, but are fitter than mothers that delay, scientists say.
- Careless farming 'adding to floods' Fri, 07 Mar 2014 02:24:27 GMT
- The UK government is discussing new rules to stop farmers contributing to flooding through poor land management.
- Warning over hospital superbug rise Fri, 07 Mar 2014 03:26:05 GMT
- Sixteen patients have died in Manchester over the past four years while infected with a highly resistant superbug, figures show.
- Immune upgrade gives 'HIV shielding' Thu, 06 Mar 2014 11:55:06 GMT
- Doctors have upgraded the immune system of 12 patients with HIV to help shield it from the virus's onslaught.
- Injured Wilshere out for six weeks Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:02:25 GMT
- Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere suffers a hairline fracture in his left foot and will be sidelined for at least six weeks.
- How to move a town two miles east Thu, 06 Mar 2014 01:26:46 GMT
- A 20-year project to move a town in Lapland two miles from its current location in the Arctic Circle is about to begin.
- When does a lost dog become the finder's property? Thu, 06 Mar 2014 11:41:10 GMT
- A family in California spent a week looking for their lost dog, only to find it had been adopted by someone else. What legal rights do US dog owners have?
- Pistorius Trial: Day Five begins Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:27:46 GMT
- Oscar Pistorius is back in court for the fifth day of his trial for the alleged murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
- Birmingham City owner Yeung jailed Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:11:32 GMT
- Birmingham City owner Carson Yeung is jailed for six years by a Hong Kong court for money laundering.
- Sarkozy couple seek tape injunction Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:46:00 GMT
- Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni are to launch legal action after secret recordings of them made by a former aide are leaked online.
- Cuba agrees to open talks with EU Thu, 06 Mar 2014 18:31:53 GMT
- Cuba accepts an EU invitation to launch negotiations aimed at restoring full bilateral relations with the European bloc.
- Niger extradites Gaddafi's son Thu, 06 Mar 2014 11:30:42 GMT
- The Libyan government says former leader Col Muammar Gaddafi's son, Saadi, has been extradited from Niger and is now in custody in Tripoli.
- US state bans Peeping Tom photos Fri, 07 Mar 2014 03:41:02 GMT
- Massachusetts passes a bill against taking indecent images of people in public, after a man who snapped photos up women's skirts goes scot-free.
- Neville Lawrence voices inquiry fear Fri, 07 Mar 2014 05:12:30 GMT
- The father of Stephen Lawrence expresses his fears that the truth will not emerge from a public inquiry into undercover policing.