- n an associate that one works with
- n a person who is member of one's class or profession
the surgeon consulted his colleagues
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- Justices agree to hear airline defamation case
By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Supreme Court agreed on Monday to consider whether an airline had legal immunity from a defamation claim after employees reported a disgruntled colleague to federal authorities as a possible security risk. Air Wisconsin Airlines Corp, a subsidiary of Harbor Diversified Inc, says it is immune from the claims made by former pilot William Hoeper under a ...
June 17, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Wes Lunt's final decision: Predictable, wise
Wes Lunt has finally decided on a new home. He's transferring to Illinois, a source told colleague Joe Schad. Lunt, who grew up an Illini fan, believes the spread offense operated by offensive coordinator Bill Cubit would be a good fit. Lunt also has a relationship with coach Tim Beckman and could potentially succeed a senior starter and help turn around a program in front of his home-state fans ...
June 17, 2013 - ESPN Blogs
- 4 Questions To Identify Your Innovation Killers
Rules can get in the way of the goal. If someone messes up, should they get fired? Your average manager's pat answer is always "yes, it sets a 'what not to do' example for the rest." An exceptional leader would answer "it depends." My colleague Ken Perlman offers a clear example of why punishing failures is the fastest way to stifle innovation in your organization.
June 17, 2013 - Forbes
- Barack Obama in Belfast Telegraph
Mr Obama said: "Over the past several years I've had the honour to call Teddy a colleague, a counsellor and a friend and even though we have known this day was coming for some time now, we awaited it with no small measure of dread."
- Dmitry Medvedev in AFP
I hope that my American colleague and I will hold substantial and full-fledged talks that will produce real results,Medvedev said.
- Tony Blair in BBC News
As someone who has known him for over 20 years as a friend and a colleague, he can make a real difference to this country for the better and for the good. I wish him well and, as I say, I'm delighted to support him and endorse him fully,adds...