Fox, Mitchell, Simmons or Tatum: Which super soph would NBA execs build around?

While the top stars among the NBA’s second-year players have all distinguished themselves in some way, the NBA is split on which one has the brightest future.
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BABE Launches for Networking-minded Women Execs

Rosenthal & Rosenthal Inc., the Accessories Council, and the LHB Group have launched a networking group for women executives, business owners and entrepreneurs, called BABE.
That’s short for “Bad Ass Business Executives.” So far, the group has nearly 100 women business leaders from the food, fashion, accessories, beauty, wellness and financial services sectors. The group is geared to facilitate connections and foster collaborations through gatherings, workshops and other events.
“Women lead only 14 percent of major brands and only 4.8 percent of Fortune 500 companies,” said Cassie Rosenthal, senior vice president of Rosenthal & Rosenthal, a factoring, asset-based lending and purchase order financing firm. “I wanted to actively do something to help move women-run businesses forward. The motivation behind BABE is to create a different kind of collaborative platform that unites women across multiple industries and generations, and gives them access to real resources to help them succeed. BABE is about fostering leadership at a high level.”
The group kicked off on March 13 with 40 female executives at the Beatrice Inn in Manhattan and will host a series of invitation-only events through the summer in New York and Los Angeles, culminating with a panel discussion at the Fashion Institute of Technology.
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NBA execs already focused on 2019 free agency

NBA GMs are paid to think ahead, but why are so many of them laser-focused on the summer of 2019 already?
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Former Apparel Execs Aim to Make Most Comfortable Men’s Denim

Ryan Mark and Danny Kurtzman are calling Alday, their new men’s denim line, the most comfortable jeans on the market.
Alday is the brainchild of Mark and Kurtzman, who were struggling to find stretch denim for men that wasn’t constricting.
The cofounders and designers, who met while working at 3Point Distribution, a California company that manages the design and production on a variety of brands including the men’s wear line Ezekiel, struggled to find stretch denim that felt good, so they decided to introduce their own brand on Kickstarter.
“We couldn’t find a pair of denim that was both comfortable and still looked great, so we decided to create the most comfortable denim ourselves,” Mark said. “Our goal is not to just build another clothing brand, but to create a product that people truly enjoy. We chose Kickstarter to build up a core audience that is passionate about the product and wants to be involved in its growth.”
Alday denim is made with open knit technology that features four-way stretch, deep pockets for cell phones and hardware that helps denim hold up to daily wear and tear. This results in a lightweight denim that works for a variety of body types.
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Senators express 'outrage' and 'disappointment' at Google top execs for skipping hearing

Senators express 'outrage' and 'disappointment' at Google top execs for skipping hearingFacebook (FB) COO Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter (TWTR) CEO Jack Dorsey took to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee regarding their companies’ efforts to counter disinformation campaigns by foreign governments seeking to influence U.S. elections. Google (GOOG, GOOGL) leadership, however, was conspicuously absent from the hearing much to the committee’s ire. Instead, the company chose to submit written testimony.



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NFL execs, coaches evaluate future of 2018’s first-round QBs

History says that at least one of the five rookies will start Week 1. Who has the best shot? Here’s a rundown of their chances plus future outlook.
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The Backpacks Are Coming: Why Execs Are Ditching Their Briefcases

Backpacks are storming corporate America, with luxurious business-like versions elbowing out briefcases and messenger bags. Plus: One adamant backpack-hater on why he’ll never convert
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Jordan, other NBA execs denounce Trump (Yahoo Sports)

Jordan, other NBA execs denounce Trump

Donald Trump derided the NBA and NFL over the weekend while praising the NHL and NASCAR. Michael Jordan wasn’t having it.



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NFL execs: Right or wrong, anthem protests hurt Colin Kaepernick

NFL execs: Right or wrong, anthem protests hurt Colin Kaepernick
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These 11 TV Shows That Need Revivals Right Now–Are You Listening, TV Execs?

Veronica Mars, The Secret World of Alex Mack, Chuck, Party DownWe live in the Golden Age of TV…revivals that is. Well, also the original TV is also pretty good, but there’s no denying it that reviving a TV show is the hottest trend in development right…

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Older Execs Bring Pluses, Minuses to the Job

Tests employers use found better verbal skills but less ability to reason in older job applicants
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