Anne Morrow Lindbergh, aviation pioneer, writer
""Now you find instead of the head of human resources, its chief people officer. The role hasn't changed. There is this upward pressure for everybody to have bigger titles.""
Steven E. Gross, global rewards consulting leader at Mercer
"[The global financial crisis] threatens to undermine all our achievements and all our progress. Our progress in eradicating poverty and disease. Our efforts to fight climate change and promote development. To ensure that people have enough to eat."
UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon. Read the full story.
UN Dispatch: Today UN Dispatch and the UN Foundation is hosting a group of 12 bloggers at the UN, the first-ever event designed solely for bloggers, enabling them to report on the United Nations. These bloggers and UN Dispatch will be live blogging the UN's High-Level Event on Climate Change. We will be linking here to their posts.
"I believe people run marathons every day of their lives in one way or another, and we need to remember to give ourselves the finishers' medals we deserve."
Zoe Koplowitz, author and marathon competitor