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Bullying

Bully bosses come in many shapes and forms, which is why their presence and its toxicity inside the organization is so insidious.

plant-based foods

Americans are changing the way they eat, with plant-based foods taking center stage (or plate, rather).

What’s trending? From self-paced learning to self-care, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Bochy

People can viewed as property or assets, or they can be viewed as people. Baseball manager Bruce Bochy shows how treating players as people can pay off.

Avicii

Wells Fargo gets dinged, HSBC gets greener, Jes Staley skates, Arsene Wenger walks, and Avicii is gone.

Educator Jim Dillon reflects on the importance of letting learning sink in.

Top 10: Gerber's new HQ, Necco crowdfunding campaign and USA's culinary win

The sale of Hearthside Food Solutions to private equity investors Partners Group Holding and Charlesbank Capital Partners was the suject of this week's top story.

Handshake

There's value in being nice in public, whether in business or sports.

Listening

If you are not a good listener, there is no way that you can develop real mastery in any discipline.

Al Gore

Al Gore laughs last on sustainable investing, banks forget the Warren Rule, regulators diss coco bonds, money and guns, and how to lose a half-billion dollar yacht in a divorce.

Failure

Failure can be the end, or it can be a step along the path to success.

Southwest Airlines

VIX manipulation speculation re-ignites, cryptocurrencies and the MOS problem, UBS and Credit Suisse lead the way, A cool head in the clouds, and is housing still a wise investment?

How to know when it’s time for a restaurant to add more locations

Restaurateurs should ensure their processes are firmly in place before expanding to a second site.

Educational leader Fred Ende shares how to begin shifting to a holistic educational mindset.

San Francisco

#MeToo on Wall Street, geopolitical risks abound, Mnuchin does more Trumpsplaining, and how discrimination remains a grey area for a certain distinguished gentleman from Kentucky.