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Players, management to get Champions Trophy prize money

KARACHI: There was a common impression, or you may call it misconception, that Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will take part of the Champions Trophy prize money. But a formula has been devised according to which the PCB will keep no penny from the prize money of 2.2 million dollars which the Pakistan team won along with a glittering trophy. As per the formula the 2.2 million dollars prize money will be divided into 17 shares -- 16 squad players including Wahab Riaz who was replaced with Rumman Raees after suffering…

Job interviews are utterly useless, research shows

A job interview is one of the most drawn-out and intimidating ways of making first impression. Most of us spend days preparing, getting the appropriate dress code, company research and checking the interview time and place. However, it turns out all of this is for nothing. Jason Dana, an assistant professor of management and marketing at the Yale School of Management has argued that job interviews are “utterly useless” even harmful, in identifying the best candidates for the job. Dana claims in the New York Times…

Twitter considers management shake up

CALIFORNIA: Twitter is considering a shake-up in its top management, including a possible shift in the duties of Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani, technology news site Re/code reported, citing sources familiar with the matter. A lackluster growth combined with a recent large stock sale by Rowghani have prompted the microblogging service to evaluate the need of a COO, Re/code said, citing sources. Chloe Sladden, Twitter's North America media head, who reports to Rowghani, has been reorganizing her unit and she may be…