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Top 7 Countries With Highest Prosperity Index in 2010

Posted by on May 2, 2011 in Economics, Places | 0 comments

For those who follows economics and how this influence in the wellbeing of the citizens of a country, this is a pretty interesting article. The Legatum Prosperity Index is one of the world’s global assessment of wealth and wellbeing; unlike other studies that rank countries by actual levels of wealth, life satisfaction or development, the Prosperity Index produces rankings based upon the very foundations of prosperity those factors that will help drive economic growth and produce happy citizens over the long term. Based in the latest study available (for the year 2010), these are the Top 7 Countries With Highest Prosperity Index

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Top 7 Hollywood’s Biggest Earners

Posted by on Apr 26, 2011 in Entertainment | 0 comments

It is interesting to see how much money Hollywood generate, not only for the actor and actress on its films, but even more for the people behind the cameras that actually make all the magic possible.

On this post we will how the Top 7 Hollywood biggest earners, and obviously we are including not only the people your see in the movies and/or TV shows, but also the people behind the cameras and, guess what, some of them are the ones who get the biggest paycheck

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Top 7 Most Valuable Brands in 2011

Posted by on Apr 20, 2011 in Companies | 2 comments

Too many people talk about the value of a brand, but how many people really know what the value of a brand really means. To better understand this concept, we will define the value of a brand based on these three concepts:

Loyalty: The behavior of buying the same brand many times.

Equity: The attitudes, imagery, and emotions associated with a brand.

Health: The in-market competitiveness or strength of the brand; equity in thecontext of pricing, category, sensitivity, and brand substitutability.

Normally, it is common to calculate the value of a brand as the net present value of the earnings the brand is expected to generate and secure in the future. For 2011 and according to Brand Finance, the world’s leading valuation consultancy, these are the Top 7 Most Valuable Brands in 2011

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Top 7 Golf Courses in the World

Posted by on Apr 18, 2011 in Sport | 3 comments

After investigating about this topic I found that there are so many different rankings for the Best Golf Courses. Hence and based on all the information I got from my investigation, this is the first post where the final ranking for the Top 7 Best Golf Courses in the World come from me. I hope you enjoy and you can always check the sources!

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Top 7 Most Influent People under 40

Posted by on Apr 10, 2011 in People | 3 comments

The first time Fortune Magazine published this list was called “40 under 40”, and made reference to the top 40 richest people under 40 years old. Lately, they redid the ranking again, but these times they move the list from the richest to the most influent young people in the business world. So for our blog we picked the Top 7 of this year’s class of youthful movers and shakers. They’re innovating, they’re expanding, and they’re not really thinking about the recession. 1. Marc Andreessen Co-founder,...

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Top 7 Best MBA Universities in 2011

Posted by on Apr 8, 2011 in Education | 1 comment

Last week we published a post regarding the best universities in the world in 2010 (Top 7 Best Universities in the World in 2010) and, as I mentioned in that post, we will publish the ranking for the MBA universities. On this matter, we found the study made by the Financial Times to be very good, once they rank the MBA universities, among other things, using the average salary their students make and the time they need to be employed, once they graduate. 1. London Business School Ranking in 2010: 1 Ranking in 2009: 1 3 year average rank: 1...

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Top 7 Highest Paid F1 Drivers in 2011

Posted by on Apr 6, 2011 in People, Sport | 2 comments

Back in the “golden days” of Michael Schumacher, I read somewhere that he was close to be the first F1 driver to become a billionaire. Now that these “golden days” are gone and that he retired and came back, now that other athletes are more “mediatic” and make lots of money (check our Top 7 Highest Paid Athletes in 2010 post), it would be nice to check how the F1 drivers are doing these days, regarding the amount of money they made. Accordingly to this last week’s issue of Portuguese magazine Auto Hoje, quoting the German sports news agency Sid, here you can find the Top 7 Highest Paid F1 Drivers. Surprisingly and despite he is not doing very much after he came back, Michael Schumacher is still in the top list, but he is not the highest paid driver

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Top 7 World’s Most Admired Companies in 2011

Posted by on Apr 4, 2011 in Companies | 2 comments

This is an already famous list from Fortune magazine. For the 50 most admired companies overall, Fortune’s survey asked businesspeople to vote for the companies that they admired most, from any industry

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Top 7 Best Universities in the World in 2010

Posted by on Mar 31, 2011 in Education | 1 comment

After doing some research about this topic, to date it is difficult to find accurate information regarding the worldwide university rank for 2011. Even for 2010, there are some different information for which one was the best university in 2010. After checking some of the ranks and how they measure it, here you can find what I believe is the most reliable ranking for the Top 7 Best Universities in the World in 2010. The MBA University ranking will follow

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Top 7 Largest Countries

Posted by on Mar 29, 2011 in Featured, Geography, Places | 2 comments

I’m sure for some who is interested in the “Top 7” list, would like to have some information about geography like which are the largest and/or the most populated countries. Taking this into consideration, starting today and from time to time we we will start publishing some post about these topics. For me, the first one will have to be the Top 7 Largest Countries in the World

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