Charles Krauthammer's Love Of Baseball Leaves A Lasting Legacy
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:19:00 -0400
Charle's love of baseball was a relief from politics which made him and the world a happier place.
Half Of All Power Set To Come From Renewable Energy By 2050, While Coal Recedes To Just 11%
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:00:00 -0400
By the middle of the century, renewable energy sources such as wind and solar are set to generate half of the world's power, as a result of continuing cost falls in the two technologies and batteries. There is still a role for gas as back-up to renewables, but just 11% of power will come from coal.
Does The Future Of Dating Hinge On Facebook
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:55:00 -0400
Match Group, Tinder's parent company, took a 51% stake in dating app Hinge earlier this week. As the dust settles on Facebook's announcement that they are launching a dating feature, what does their upcoming foray into uncharted territory really mean?
How Tech As Therapy Can Be Big Business
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:24:00 -0400
How a speech therapy app is helping children to overcome speech impediments, and have fun in the process.
Amazon's Escobar Approach to Local Government Tax Rulings
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:07:00 -0400
Much like the late narcos cartel leader Pablo Escobar convinced the Colombian government to change laws to benefit his business, Amazon has taken a similar approach with its local lawmakers. The “Head Tax”, commonly referred to as the Amazon tax called for a legislative expense of $275 per employee.
Artificial Intelligence And Recruiting: A Candidate's Perspective
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0400
AI will change how we apply for positions in the future, but honesty will still be the best policy when it comes to landing a job.
Four Lessons From Companies That Get Employee Engagement Right
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0400
Employee engagement is crucial to the health of organizations of all kinds.
Civic NationVoice: This Is Your Superpower: Celebrating And Supporting Students Who Beat the Odds
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0400
“Beating the Odds” was conceived by Mrs. Obama during a fairly ordinary meeting with staff. She told us she wanted to talk to students who had overcome extraordinary challenges to go to college. So we did.
The History Of Hospice: A Different Kind Of Health 'Care'
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:45:00 -0400
100 years ago today, the movement behind hospice care as born. Or rather, Dame Cicely Saunders was born. A dynamic woman who forever altered the way we think about end of life care. As a nurse, social worker, doctor and writer, she claimed those with a terminal diagnosis needed distinctive care.
Why Your Voice Could Keep You From Getting Promoted
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:32:00 -0400
You may be missing out on job opportunities and advancement in your career due to this single factor and it may be beyond your control. If you knew, it would make you angry. Want to know?
Want To Start A Business? How To Stack The Odds Of Success In Your Favor
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:30:00 -0400
Lots of people talk about how they want to be entrepreneurs, but most of them never put in the work.
Sales Pros Share Their Best Tips For Managing Mid-Size Business Clients
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:30:00 -0400
Council members offer tips on catering to mid-sized clients.
10 Top CEOs Share Quotes About Our Digital Future
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:01:00 -0400
This article shares quotes from 10 CEOs who are transforming business through technology. They talk about how their business model is transforming the future, how digital will change us, and their advice to other CEOs.
Are You Ready For A Career Disruption?
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:00:00 -0400
No matter what the reason, there is a good chance you will experience an employment disruption at some point in your career.
Creating A Sales Conversation: Forget The Elevator Pitch And Focus On Listening
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:00:00 -0400
Instead of trying to pitch your prospects, have a real conversation with them.
How To Wear Your Cause Proudly From Head To Toe
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:30:00 -0400
The number of smaller firms that have emerged in the social impact space is astonishing - they often have giving back at the core of their company's DNA. Here are a few examples of social entrepreneurs that are building business and a better world in the apparel space.
Getting Pushback From Your Feedback? Provide Inverse Feedback Instead
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:30:00 -0400
Rather than stating what’s wrong, how to change it and why, reverse the process.
Nonsensical State Laws Yank Licenses From Student Loan Defaulters
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:00:00 -0400
Laws that revoke licenses after default are uniquely cruel, since defaulters usually don't have a college degree to fall back on.
How Self-Care Can Improve Your Company And Its Profits
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:00:00 -0400
Taking care of yourself is an important part of leadership. But it is even more important that the organization allows for and promotes the self-care of its leaders.
15 Proven Strategies For Building And Dropping Habits
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:00:00 -0400
Start by assessing your readiness to change.