The economy has recovered, and many businesses are making more money than they ever have. Technology has led to increases in production, and increased consumption has led to more orders, but there is one aspect of every business that is intangible and is not impacted by the economy, the quality of their leadership. Businesses need… Read More


In 2014 the honorary host was the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), making Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba https://ambassadoryousefalotaiba.wordpress.com/ the honorary host for the event, which took place on September 1, 2014. Guests included Virginia VIPs such as Governor Terry McAuliffe and his wife, Dorothy. Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.) and Representative Jim Moran (D-Va.) were also spotted. As there was Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.), surprising many. Over 800 of the wealthy donors and supporters of the arts of Washington D.C. went to the Filene Center in Vienna.… Read More


Plenty of changes in Sunday’s bracket after an eventful Saturday. Let’s start at the top. Virginia moves to the No. 1 line after topping North Carolina and due to Oklahoma’s loss to Texas. Maryland lost a tough one at Purdue and drops, partly because of the loss, but mostly because Utah moves up after a big win vs. Arizona.
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“Spotlight” is basking in the golden glow of Oscar. “Mad Max: Fury Road” may have won more honors at the 88th Academy Awards, leading all films with six. “The Revenant” won some major prizes, including the first Oscar for actor Leonardo DiCaprio. But when the last award of the evening was read, it was the… Read More


In Washington, DC, UAE Ambassador to the United States, Yousef Al Otaiba, hosted a special celebration event gala. The location of the event, Smithsonian Institution’s National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC, was a perfect fit for the celebration as the event also honored the UAE’s newly announced Mars mission.… Read More


Many talented natural born leaders who possess multiple skills can give companies or enterprises an advantage over its competitors. However, for various reasons, when these key team players depart, gaps in the company structure should be calculable. It is imperative for companies to maintain strong governance. Missing links can be the difference between success and… Read More


The CAPCO program was designed to help states invest in the economy to create high wage jobs. High wage jobs are produced by companies that are performing well, and the economy starts to improve when these states have enough jobs to support the upper classes.… Read More


Planning for succession in the boardroom is the most important of the way that a company is run. People will change jobs often, but there must be a plan for succession that has been compiled for the company. The plan for succession is going to help the company have something ready to go within days… Read More


Maine is a great place for people to go when they want to see rocky coasts and great sites. The state was pivotal in the revolution, and there is a ton of history in every city. The state as a whole is a nice place to be, but it is not as advanced as other… Read More