Marco’s Pizza on Pace to Reach $1 Billion in Annual Systemwide Sales in 2022 after Closing Out a Record-Breaking Sales Year

Marco’s Pizza on Pace to Reach $1 Billion in Annual Systemwide Sales in 2022 after Closing Out a Record-Breaking Sales Year

Leading Pizza Franchise Claims Larger Slice of the Industry, Prioritizes Unit-Level Profitability & Nationwide Expansion Toledo, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Marco’s Pizza, one of the nation’s fastest-growing pizza brands, projects to reach $1B in annual systemwide sales in 2022, after closing out 2021 with robust systemwide growth and store-level performance. The 1,000-plus unit brand plans to grow…

How Women Can Get Comfortable “Playing Politics” at Work

How Women Can Get Comfortable “Playing Politics” at Work

“Playing politics” is common at work, but many women (and men) shun it because they feel their work should speak for themselves, or because it feels like just one extra thing to do. But the authors of this article, who are leadership coaches, argue that it’s necessary for women if they want to get ahead —…

Making a grab for it, Lindiwe Sisulu

Making a grab for it, Lindiwe Sisulu

Former opposition party chief whip and ex ambassador to Thailand, Douglas Gibson, has been observing current Tourism Minister, Lindiwe Sisulu, for virtually as long as she’s been at the centre of ANC politics. His observations are unflattering and realistic, especially with her being first out of the blocks in the ruling party’s current leadership race.…

How Beijing’s global ambitions are playing out in politics, economics, and technology

How Beijing’s global ambitions are playing out in politics, economics, and technology

The “China story” defies easy categorization. Is it fundamentally about economic development, trade, and the complexities of the global economy? Or is it about clashing value systems? Or Beijing’s bid to become the world’s foremost technological powerhouse? Most accurately, it’s all of the above. As China deploys an ambitious new strategy to bring about what…

Some Americans blocked from ordering Biden’s free Covid tests in early website launch

Some Americans blocked from ordering Biden’s free Covid tests in early website launch

Take home COVID-19 self testing kits provided by the District of Columbia government, which provides city residents four free take home tests per day, are seen in this illustration taken January 11, 2022. Evelyn Hockstein | Reuters Americans on Tuesday started placing orders for free Covid tests promised by the Biden administration after the federal…

Can Afghanistan avoid a hunger crisis?

Can Afghanistan avoid a hunger crisis?

Video Duration 25 minutes 00 seconds 25:00 The United Nations World Food Programme says eight out of every nine families in Afghanistan are going hungry. The lack of food is the result of Afghanistan’s economic crisis. It has been compounded by the worldwide isolation of the Taliban government. The United States and the Western donors…

Thousands protest against Dutch COVID restrictions

Thousands protest against Dutch COVID restrictions

Thousands of protesters take to the streets in Amsterdam rallying against the Dutch government’s COVID measures. Published On 16 Jan 202216 Jan 2022 Thousands of protesters have packed Amsterdam’s streets in opposition to the government-imposed COVID-19 restrictions and vaccination campaign as virus infections hit a new record. Authorities were granted stop and search powers at…