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NATO leaders say China poses a security challenge, undermines global rules-based dictate

BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO leaders say China poses a security challenge, undermines global rules-based order.

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Leaders who adopt on-job learning and listen to workers have significantly more resilient teams

Leaders who encourage their employees to learn on the job and speak up with ideas and suggestions for change have teams that are more effective and resilient in the face of unexpected situations, according to new research from Rice University and the University of Windsor. “A Resource Model of Team Resilience Capacity and Learning” will…

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World Leaders Must Demand Answers on COVID-19 Origins

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, European Council President Charles Michel, President Joe Biden, Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Italy’s Prime Minister Mario Draghi, French President Emmanuel Macron, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and German Chancellor Angela Merkel pose for a group photo at the G7 summit, in Carbis…

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Walz, leaders, seek budget breakthroughs as Capitol reopens

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Tim Walz sat down with top lawmakers Thursday to try to bring the divided Legislature closer to agreement on the budget bills that they were unable to finish before their regular session ended last month.

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Forcepoint: 74 Percent of IT leaders shifted funds to cybersecurity post-pandemic

VB Staff June 4, 2021 2:40 PM Image Credit: KevinHyde/Getty Images Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. In a survey of 508 global CEOs and CISOs, 90% of respondents said they were adopting, or considering, Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) and 74% had reallocated funds to cybersecurity, said cloud security company…

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Effective data leaders focus on decision-making, sharing, Gartner says

Join Transform 2021 this July 12-16. Register for the AI event of the year. The boundaries between chief data officers and chief digital officers are blurring as data officers are increasingly asked to take on more strategic objectives and lead digital transformation initiatives, according to market research firm Gartner. Almost three-quarters (72%) of data and…

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Latino Leaders

Latino leaders push”Marshall Plan” for Central America to handle poverty and migration

Hispanic U.S. House members are pushing for an aggressive, multiyear “Marshall Plan” for Central America to tackle regional violence, corruption and economic devastation.The big picture: The call for a Central American plan, similar to a U.S. program that rebuilt Western Europe following World War II, comes as both political parties and the Biden administration struggle…

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World leaders brace for historic Trump Facebook ban decision

The upcoming decision from Facebook’s independent Oversight Board on whether to uphold or reverse Facebook’s indefinite suspension of former President Trump’s profiles has policymakers on edge.Why it matters: The decision will set a historic precedent for how the tech giant treats accounts of world leaders, and could be a litmus test for the board’s power.Context:Facebook…

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Germany Leaders

Critics of Germany, France discuss climate policies with China’s Xi

April 16, 202111:34 AM UTCReuters1 minute readGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks during a session of the lower house of parliament Bundestag debating the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) measures, in Berlin, Germany, April 16, 2021. REUTERS/Michele TantussiThe leaders of Germany and France welcomed Beijing’s aim to reach climate neutrality in its carbon dioxide emissions before 2060 in…

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Why IT Leaders Should Make Cloud Training a Top Priority

Adam Burden, North America technology lead for business and technology advisory firm Accenture, has a firm opinion on cloud training. “All leaders should make cloud training a priority—it’s a technology that’s fundamentally reshaping every industry and [is] the main ingredient for digital businesses,” he stated. In IT specifically, cloud fluency will be needed to deliver…