I wish there was more! Terrific writing on the show. Great performances. Truely laugh out loud funny.
Stephanie Cole, Benedict Cumberbatch & Roger Allam star in the fourth series of the hit sitcom about the tiny charter airline for whom no job is too small, but many, many jobs are too difficult. By John Finnemore (The News Quiz, Mitchell & Webb).
"Laugh out loud"
The World is a US-based international news and analysis program co-produced by the BBC, PRI, and WGBH. It is hosted by Marco Werman.
Ongoing coverage of ISIL and the aftermath of the attacks in Paris. Charlie is joined by General David Petraeus, former commander of U.S. forces in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Just in time for a week of feasting, it's our special All-Food Show! Chefs Gabrielle Hamilton and Dan Barber turn food afterthoughts into fine dining ... We ruminate on the history of the toothpick...
Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn and partner at Greylock. Shonda Rhimes, creator of the long-running ABC series Grey's Anatomy and the smash hit Scandal. Her new book, Year of Yes, documents her rise to the top of Hollywood.
The renowned American journalist talks with HBR senior editor Dan McGinn.
Continuing coverage of the Paris attacks with Will McCants, director of the Project on US Relations with the Islamic World at the Brookings Institution, Graeme Wood of the Council on Foreign Relations, and Ian Fisher of The New York Times.
A conversation with Lisa Monaco, assistant to the president for homeland security and counterterrorism. Next, a conversation with Robert Gates, former secretary of defense on ISIS and the Paris attacks. And finally, David Miliband, president of the International Rescue Committee, here to discuss the refugee crisis.
We continue our analysis of the Paris terror attacks and discuss how New York City is preparing itself with John Miller, deputy commissioner of intelligence and counterterrorism at the New York Police Department. Next, a conversation with David Remnick, editor-in-chief of The New Yorker. And finally, comedian and actor Billy Eichner talks about his new show, Billy on the Street.
Analysis of the Paris Attacks, with Roger Cohen of The New York Times; Matt Olsen, former director of the National Counterterrorism Center; author Bernard-Henri Lévy; and Michael Weiss, senior editor at The Daily Beast and co-author of ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror.
Continued coverage of the battle to liberate Sinjar from ISIS with Dexter Filkins of The New Yorker. Next, a conversation with Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum. And finally, a look at the film Shelter. We are joined by director Paul Bettany and actors Jennifer Connelly and Anthony Mackie.
Allison Janney, star of the CBS sitcom Mom, on the humor in life's heavy stuff... Alan Palomo, better known as Neon Indian, DJs your bomb shelter dinner party (but you'll have to bring your own food)....
Evan Loomis and Evan Baehr, coauthors of Get Backed, on how to win someone over with PowerPoint.
A conversation with Major Garrett of CBS News about the 2016 election and looks forward to this weekend's Democratic debates. Next, a conversation with architect Frank Gehry and critic Paul Goldberger. They talk about the art and science of architecture and Golberger's new biography. And finally, the latest on the fighting to drive ISIS out of the Iraqi city of Sinjar. Charlie D'Agata of CBS News reports via phone from Iraq.
Businesses hoping to survive over the long term will have to remake themselves into better competitors at least once along the way. These efforts have gone under many banners: total quality management, reengineering, rightsizing, restructuring, cultural change, and turnarounds, to name a few. In almost every case, the goal has been to cope with a new, more challenging market by changing the way business is conducted. A few of these endeavors have been very successful.
"Practical and helpful"
Emmy award-winning journalist Charlie Rose has been praised as "one of America's premier interviewers". Each night, as host of his PBS program, Charlie Rose engages America's best thinkers, writers, politicians, athletes, entertainers, business leaders, scientists, and other newsmakers in one-on-one interviews and roundtable discussions.
Best-selling writer and biographer Walter Isaacson deconstructs the late Apple CEO’s business brilliance.
CatoAudio puts you right in the middle of the important policy debates going on in Washington. This 60-minute audio magazine features inspiring discussions from well-known intellectuals, pundits, political leaders and Cato scholars. Previous recordings have included Milton Friedman, Hernando de Soto, Anne Applebaum, Alan Greenspan, P. J. O'Rourke, and Steve Forbes. From a libertarian view of limited government, free markets, and civil society, CatoAudio is your window to the ideas of freedom.
"Great If You're a Libertarian"
Winston Smith works for the Ministry of Truth in London, chief city of Airstrip One. Big Brother stares out from every poster and the Thought Police uncover each act of betrayal. When Winston finds love with Julia, he discovers that life does not have to be dull and deadening and awakens to new possibilities. Despite the police helicopters that hover and circle overhead, Winston and Julia begin to question the Party.
"IT IS DRAMATIZED"
Daniel Goleman, codirector of the Consortium for Research on Emotional Intelligence in Organizations at Rutgers University, writes about how great leaders have learned to focus their attention in three ways: on themselves, on others, and on the wider world.
How cognitive limitations obstruct us from dreaming up truly innovative ways of doing business – and how we can overcome them....
"phenomenal loved it must listen again"
The first Wait Wait . . . Don't Tell Me! collection focused on the best of the Not My Job segment of the program. This second collection skims the cream off the entire archive of the show, with selections from Who's Carl This Time?, Lightning Fill in the Blank, The Listener Limerick Challenge, Not My Job! and more.
The complexities of deal making and how what happens away from the bargaining table can be critical to success.
"Skip this and listen to the books by the authors"
A four-part process for defining problems in a way that invites innovative solutions.
"Learn to ask the right question . . ."
The complete 10th series of the Sony Award-winning comedy series - plus a Christmas special. "The best comedy on radio." (Moira Petty, The Stage) Clare Barker, the social worker with all the politically correct jargon but none of the practical solutions, continues to struggle with her professional and private lives in these seven hilarious episodes, which include a special Christmas edition of the show.
Douglas A. Ready of the London Business School, Jay A. Conger of Claremont McKenna College, and Linda A. Hill of the Harvard Business School, explain how you can be the up-and-comer corporate leaders are looking for.
Actor and reluctant sleuth Charles Paris is facing chaos on the domestic front. He’s lodging with his ex-wife Frances, and now their pregnant daughter has moved in as well. It’s all a bit much.... So he is over the moon when he lands a job on the BBC Radio Rep - but the ink is barely dry on his contract when a murder takes place in Broadcasting House. A young female studio manager is found dead in an editing suite, and Charles steps in to investigate....
"Bill Nighy on tip, top form"
Increasing your energy capacity is the best way to get more work done faster and better
"Some great points too short"
On American Public Media’s Marketplace Weekend™ host Lizzie O’Leary guides listeners through the most fascinating economic stories of the week, exploring what happened, why it matters, who it affects and what happens next.
A game of ‘murders’ at Sir Hubert Handesley’s country house party becomes far too realistic for anyone’s liking. First a guest arrives with a dangerously lethal dagger and then, when the gong sounds to announce the start of the game, the victim plays dead in a very convincing manner. Chief Detective Inspector Alleyn believes the unusual dagger is a vital clue to the real-life murder, and soon he’s on the trail of a Russian secret society.
"Quality radio productions. Thoroughly enjoyed them"
Marco Bertini, an assistant professor of marketing at London Business School, and Luc Wathieu, the associate dean of faculty at the European School of Management an Technology, write that – your best tool for getting people to see beyond price may be the price itself.
Retired NFL linebacker, Ray Lewis, introduces his book I Feel Like Going On. Then, we conclude with a look at the film Crimson Peak with actors Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, and Tom Hiddleston.
When Mole goes boating with the Water Rat instead of spring-cleaning, he discovers a new world. As well as the river and the Wild Wood, there is Toad's craze for fast travel and motor-cars that leads them all on a timeless adventure.
"Wonderful narration, not the full text though..."