The Daily Populous

Monday February 13rd, 2023 evening edition

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You don’t have to fill in any form, or ask a boss for permission," he told Euronews Next.

When people move house as well, they might want to take some extra days off.

Having a council like this means decisions are made by the company’s workers through long discussions, more reminiscent of politics than typical business meetings.

This was initially a six-month test, but the results were so impressive that they decided to make it permanent.

"New Work" allows workers to be honest with each other about what they want from their work-life balance.

But it can also put pressure on workers because they feel like they have a responsibility for the company.

The Purpose Foundation welcomed this, calling Patagonia a "lighthouse" that could share its radical business model with the world. »

AOC criticizes Christian Super Bowl ads, says Jesus would not fund commercials to 'make fascism look benign'

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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., said Sunday she did not believe Jesus would support Super Bowl commercials that she claims make fascism "look benign.".

"Something tells me Jesus would *not* spend millions of dollars on Super Bowl ads to make fascism look benign," Ocasio-Cortez wrote in a tweet.


India to get Lockheed Martin's heavy maintenance centre

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US defence major Lockheed Martin will launch a Heavy Maintenance Repair Center in India.

This will be specifically designed for the maintenance and repair of the C-130J ecosystem across the globe.

Lockheed Martin has been pitching its F-21 aircraft as the ideal aircraft for the Indian Air Force’s hunt for 114 combat jets. »

Minnesota woman convicted of killing her 6-year-old son just days after regaining full custody of him

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Julissa Thaler found guilty on all counts in murder of her 6-year-old son, Eli Hart — WCCO - CBS Minnesota (@WCCO) February 9, 2023.

Investigators said Eli was shot inside his mother's car in a parking lot at Lake Minnetonka Regional Park in Minnetrista.

He had filed a petition seeking custody shortly before the killing and at trial told jurors his son was "everything to me.". »

Assassin's Creed Origins director leaves Ubisoft

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Ubisoft veteran Jean Guesdon has left Ubisoft Montreal after almost two decades.

Guesdon's credits at Ubisoft include working as creative director on Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag and Origins.

Ubisoft has faced several departures in the past couple of years, and Guesdon is the most recent senior developer to have joined them. »