SWB WORLD: MARKETS LOSE GROUND; Mrs. Maisel’s Power Dressing; The Modern Office


TOP NEWS

Thursday January 11, 2018

“Go for the moon. If you don’t get it, you’ll still be heading for a star. Happiness lies not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of the creative effort.” –Franklin Delano Roosevelt


WORLD

SWB EUROPE

EU wants citizens to keep UK residence rights in transition period

REUTERS


SWB ASIA

With U.S. Aid Cut, Pakistan Drifts Closer to China

WSJ


SWB MIDDLE EAST 

U.N. says Syrian forces killed 85 civilians in besieged zone

REUTERS


SWB LATIN AMERICA

Colombia recalls peace negotiators after ELN attacks

BBC


SWB AFRICA

Protests hit Tunisia for third night as PM warns of clampdown

REUTERS


HEADLINES

WSJ

Advisers at Leading Discount Brokers Win Bonuses to Push Higher-Priced Products

READ


REUTERS

Canada increasingly sure Trump to pull plug on NAFTA – sources

READ


BLOOMBERG

Bond Traders Question the Bear Market

READ


POLITICS

Issa retiring from Congress

THE HILL

DACA reinstatement throws lawmakers for a loop

POLITICO


MARKETS

Markets Lose Ground Across the Board For First Time in 2018

THE STREET


  • OIL

U.S. crude inventory fall buoys oil, worries about rally persist

REUTERS


  • INVESTING

New York Sues Fossil Fuel Majors, Plans Divestment From Pension Funds

READ


  • CRYPTOCURRENCY

Which Cryptocurrencies Will Survive A Crash In The Markets?

READ

What You Need To Know About Taxes & Cryptocurrency

FORBES


SECTORS

  • TECH

A Glimpse of Brilliant, Necessary and/or Totally Crazy Technologies to Come

WSJ


  • REAL ESTATE

10 Real Estate Startups To Watch In 2018

FORBES


  • RETAIL

Patagonia’s first sleeping bag is here, and it’s just as impressive as the rest of the company’s gear

BI


OPPORTUNITY


ENTREPRENEUR

How to Keep Three Generations Happy in Your Modern Office

Right now, there are three significantly different generations in the workforce: Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, and Millennials. Let’s take a look at what office design and amenities each generation may require.

INC 


STARTUP/OVER

20 Female-Founded Startups That Grew Like Crazy in 2017

Accompany. Led by CEO Amy Chang, Accompany “uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to be your virtual chief of staff, providing you with all of the information you need about anyone you are meeting with in a given day.”

INC


 LIFE


HOME

4 Times This Tiny Studio Kitchen Blew Our Minds

A slim dining table folds down to perch between a wall of cabinets and a standalone bar. He opted for a glass-doored refrigerator that doesn’t seem as clunky as an all–stainless-steel design. Plus, “at only 30 inches wide, it’s perfect for smaller spaces.”

AD


FASHION

Jackie Kennedy’s Iconic Sandals Get A Colorful Revamp

From summers in Hyannis Port to coasting Capri, Jackie had a way of making even the most laidback and effortless of looks glamorous. During one of her trips to Capri, she fell in love with a pair of flat leather sandals that not only became a staple for her vacation style, but also birthed a new brand when she returned to the U.S.: Jack Rogers.  Jack sandals, $118, SHOP

HARPERS BAZAAR


ART & CULTURE

Power Dressing The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Way


Mrs. Maisel stars Rachel Brosnahan, who won the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a TV Series, Musical or Comedy, Sunday night for her role as Midge, a 26-year-old housewife in 1950s New York married to Joel, a financier-slash-aspiring-comedian. One night, Joel suddenly leaves her, explaining that he doesn’t want “this life” …

VOGUE


AND THIS

Germany has regained its crown as the world’s most powerful passport

The world’s governments have spoken. Germany’s citizens are the travelers most welcome to cross their borders. TheGermany is at the top for the fifth year in a row, with visa-free or visa-upon-arrival access to 177 countries, up from 176 last year.

QUARTZ


 See you back in your inbox in the morning !

SMARTWOMENBIZ. 

Comments are closed.