Norsk Hydro scandal: Who is Nigel St John Martin?

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Norsk Hydro scandal: Who is Nigel St John Martin?

BBC News Nigel St John Martin and his deputy, Peter Pilz, have lost their jobs as head and vice-president of the energy company Norsk Hydro ASA. They stepped down earlier this week as a…

Debt ceiling window is narrowing

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Debt ceiling window is narrowing

By Gregory Mankiw, President, SummerHill Advisors The U.S. public debt stands at around $21 trillion. The balance sheet of the Federal Reserve currently contains $2.4 trillion in debt that will be paid off over…

Last surviving 'Band of Brothers' general dies aged 99

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Last surviving ‘Band of Brothers’ general dies aged 99

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Shames described how he recalled his battle-tests at St Nazaire in Normandy. Edward Shames, a retired Major-General and last officer from the famous World War II “Band of Brothers”,…

Talk Like an Executive Coach: Annie Frisbie

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Talk Like an Executive Coach: Annie Frisbie

What had you thought about your first marathon before you made the all-important team of 11 that would hit the pavement? Annie Frisbie: I really never knew what it was, so I was thinking,…