The CEO who took over Burger King at age 32 learned that any major problem at work usually boils down to one of 3 reasons

Business Insider/Jessica Tyler As the CEO of Restaurant Brands International, Daniel Schwartz oversees Burger King, Tim Hortons, and Popeyes. Schwartz started as CFO at Burger King in his late 20s before becoming CEO at 32. He said the most important management lesson he learned was to realize that in business, bad execution is the result […]

The CEO who took over Burger King at age 32 learned that any major problem at work usually boils down to one of 3 reasons

Business Insider/Jessica Tyler As the CEO of Restaurant Brands International, Daniel Schwartz oversees Burger King, Tim Hortons, and Popeyes. Schwartz started as CFO at Burger King in his late 20s before becoming CEO at 32. He said the most important management lesson he learned was to realize that in business, bad execution is the result […]

Japan’s Nikkei hit a 20-month low after US stocks took a dive amid unrest, fear stoked by Trump

Yohei Fukai/Kyodo News via AP Japanese stocks plunged Tuesday and other Asian markets declined following heavy Wall Street losses triggered by President Donald Trump’s attack on the U.S. central bank. The Nikkei 225 fell by an unusually wide margin of 5.1 percent to 19,147.45 points. The Shanghai Composite Index lost 2.1 percent to 2,473.75. Benchmarks […]

Mindy Kaling took her ‘Wreath Witherspoon’ pun to the next level with more over-the-top celebrity Christmas decorations

Hulu Mindy Kaling revisited the holiday pun “Wreath Witherspoon,” a Christmas wreath with pictures of actress Reese Witherspoon, that first debuted on “The Mindy Project” in 2014. This year, Kaling took the pun to the next level by creating other holiday decorations playing off celebrity names. There’s “Matthew McConau-Tree,” “Margaret Cho Flake,” and “Chris Pine […]

NASA’s InSight lander just took its first selfie on Mars — take a look

NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA’s InSight lander has taken its first selfie on Mars. The selfie, released on Tuesday and shown above, is made up of 11 images that were stitched together. The resulting photo shows InSight’s solar panels and deck, along with the scientific instruments on top of the deck and the lander’s weather sensor. See the rest […]

John Kelly reportedly took notes on Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump and left them on his desk in full view

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Outgoing White House chief of staff John Kelly has been reportedly furious with President Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner and daughter Ivanka Trump. Kelly reportedly took notes about their activities and requests, and kept them on his desk in full view of staffers, a senior White House official said in a New York […]

It took seven miles to pull over a Tesla with a seemingly asleep driver

The Tesla Model S. (credit: Wolfram Burner) The California Highway Patrol on Friday pulled over a Tesla Model S that was traveling down the road—but whose driver appeared to be asleep at the wheel. The vehicle was traveling southbound on Highway 101 in Palo Alto. Officers said that they were unable to get the man’s attention. […]

I Just Took My First-Ever Cruise on the World’s Largest Ship — Here’s What I Learned

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The Morning After: We took push notifications to the limit

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! We’ve looked directly into the push notification abyss and come out the other side, while scientists made important decisions about the kilogram. Of course, we’re also tracking all kinds of Black Friday discounts and other highlight stories from this week like the Iron Man-ish adrenaline […]