Former England Opener Nick Compton Calls Time on Career

Former England Opener Nick Compton Calls Time on Career

A day after Andrew Strauss stepped down from his post in the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), one of his many opening partners Nick Compton called time on his career.  The 35-year-old English batsman, the grandson of English legend Denis Compton, played 16 Test matches and scored 775 with an average of 28.70. “The pinnacle of my career was following in my grandfather Denis Compton’s footsteps, having achieved my dream of playing and winning Test series for England,” the former England international told the Middlesex’s website. Compton, who also…

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PREPARATORY PROGRAM FOR JEWS OF THE FORMER SOVIET UNION GOES ONLINE

PREPARATORY PROGRAM FOR JEWS OF THE FORMER SOVIET UNION GOES ONLINE

or the past year-and-a-half, the Triguboff Institute has provided conversion classes for people making aliya from the former Soviet Union in order to ease the process by helping them get started while they are still in their home countries. Now, the institute has taken the project, Maslul, a step further by launching online classes in Ukraine and Russia to expand its reach. Be the first to know – Join our Facebook page. Shalom Norman, director of the Triguboff Institute, told The Jerusalem Post on Sunday that while those who live in the big…

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Exclusive: Former Nokia exec backs AI-powered recruitment platform AirCTO

Exclusive: Former Nokia exec backs AI-powered recruitment platform AirCTO

AirCTO, a human- and artificial intelligence-powered recruitment platform that helps companies hire technical talent, has raised an undisclosed amount in angel investment from former Nokia director Francesco Cara, a company executive said. The company plans to invest the seed capital in building an AI chatbot to help human resource departments to automate the initial screening process. In addition, the company is also planning to spend significantly on expanding its sales and marketing teams, Atif Haider, founder of AirCTO.com, told VCCircle. Cara worked with Nokia for about seven years as director,…

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Former Germany striker Miroslav Klose retires to start coaching career

Former Germany striker Miroslav Klose retires to start coaching career

Germany legend Miroslav Klose has ended his playing career as he prepares to become a coach with the national side. Klose, who retired from international football after winning the 2014 World Cup, had been without a club after leaving Lazio in the summer. The 38-year-old, who also played for FC Homberg, Kaiserslautern, Werder Bremen and Bayern Munich, remains Germany’s all-time leading scorer with 71 goals in 137 matches. Klose, who is one of the most successful players in German football history, is also the all-time leading scorer at World Cup…

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Frenchman takes former business enterprise to tribunal over tedious task

Frenchman takes former business enterprise to tribunal over tedious task

A Frenchman who claims he was given so little to do at work he suffered “bore out” is taking his case to an employment tribunal on Monday. Frédéric Desnard says his managerial process on the perfume company, which made him redundant 18 months in the past, changed into so tedious he have become exhausted and actually bored out of his thoughts. The forty four-12 months-old stated his “descent into hell” became much like a burnout, but less thrilling. In what is believed to be the first case of its type…

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