Smartphone use may make you wussy, says Harvard study Do you hunch when you work on your smartphone? (Credit: Apple) Your reputation as a tough, hard-nosed business go-getter may take a hit if you spend a lot of time using your little smartphone. A study conducted by researchers at Harvard Business School suggests that using devices with small screens can cause people to behave less assertively than those using larger screens. "Grounded in research ...
June 24, 2013 - CNET
Yukio Hatoyama in Washington Post Our diplomacy should not be subservient to the US,party Secretary-General Yukio Hatoyama said Friday. "We should express Japan's position more assertively through our diplomatic and defense policies."
Pau Gasol in Seattle Post Intelligencer It was a game we should have started differently, more aggressively and more assertively,Gasol said. "They did that, and that's why they took control of the game."
Yuriko Koike in Bloomberg Yuriko Koike called on Fukuda to "lead more assertively," and former foreign minister Taro Aso said in a June 2 speech that the country had lost its "competitive edge."