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‘Die Hard’ actor dies

July 30, 2014 · Leave a Comment 

James Shigeta, a prolific and pioneering Asian-American actor whose 50-year career includes the movies “Die Hard” and “Flower Drum Song,” died in his sleep in Los Angeles on Monday, his agent said. He was 81. CNN.com – Top Stories  Read More →

Social Media

Ask Slashdot: When Is It Better To Modify the ERP vs. Interfacing It?

July 31, 2014 · Leave a Comment 

New submitter yeshuawatso writes I work for one of the largest HVAC manufacturers in the world. We’ve currently spent millions of dollars investing in an ERP system from Oracle (via a third-party implementor and distributor) that handles most of our global operations, but it’s been a great ordeal getting the thing to work for us across SBUs and even departments without having to constantly go back to the third-party, whom have their hands out asking for more money. What we’ve also discovered is that the ERP system is being used for inputting and retrieving data but not for managing... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

Kiefer Sutherland is ‘unprofessional?’

July 30, 2014 · Comments Off 

Freddie Prinze Jr. and Kiefer Sutherland have very different memories of working together on “24.” CNN.com – Entertainment  Read More →

Thought Leaders

Trading favors

July 31, 2014 · Leave a Comment 

Those people who owe you—because you mowed their lawn, drove carpool, promoted their site, gave them advice, listened to you in the middle of the night—they will probably let you down. Favors aren’t for trading, they wear out, they fade away, they are valued differently by the giver and the receiver. No, the best favors are worth doing for the doing, not because we’ll ever get paid back appropriately.         Seth Godin’s Blog on marketing, tribes and respect  Read More →

Business

Another food scandal? KFC just cannot win

July 31, 2014 · Leave a Comment 

KFC is scrambling to limit the fallout of a second food scandal to hit its business in 19 months. Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com  Read More →

Business

Another food scandal? KFC just cannot win

KFC is scrambling to limit the fallout of a second food scandal to hit its business in 19 months. Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

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ESPN suspends Stephen A. Smith after domestic abuse remarks

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