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How Blockchains Will Turn Supply Chains Into Demand Chains

<i>Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk's advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT's Digital Currency Initiative.</i><p><i>In</i> …

Blockchain

How to Hire a Supply Chain Manager

How to Hire a Supply Chain Manager<p>How Do You Find a Supply Chain Manager Who's Right for Your Company?<p>Updated January 08, 2018<p>So you need to hire a …

Employment

Blockchain projects aiming to reinvent the Supply Chain: Landscape Map

As I explained in my previous post, the supply chain industry could greatly benefit from the applications of blockchain technology. With the aid of …

Blockchain

JD uses blockchain to increase traceability of its supply chain - Business

China's e-commerce giant JD.com is building a traceability system with its 30-plus brand owners on its open blockchain platform, said Yang Haiming, …

How Blockchain Will Accelerate Business Performance and Power the Smart Economy

Political economist Francis Fukuyama predicted a future when social capital would be as important as physical capital, and that only those societies with a high degree of social trust would be able to create large-scale organizations capable of competing in the new economy.Two decades later, an …

Blockchain
eCommerce

How Brilliant CFOs Use The Supply Chain To Drive Business Value | Articles | CFO

For most manufacturers, retailers, and distributors the performance of the supply chain drives the significant costs impacting upon the performance …

Data Warehousing

Technology is failing to create transparent supply chains

During the early days of globalization, it was relatively easy for corporations to either hide, or be ignorant of, human rights and environmental atrocities committed along their supply chain. Factories and producers were shifting manufacturing or sourcing of raw materials to an increasingly …

Bangladesh to digitally map supply chain to tackle garment sector abuse

Locating sub-contracting suppliers has been the biggest challenge, with many big manufacturers not transparent about the lower ends of their supply …

Opinion: Ben Carlson: My 12 favorite (and free) websites for investing information and tools

A great thing about the internet is that it’s opened barriers to information.<p>Investors can now become more informed than ever before if they know …

Investing

10 Must-Read Books About the Market, Investing and Building Wealth

If you want to get started with investing, you need to start reading these books.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Billionaire Warren Buffet spends 80 percent of his day reading. Bill Gates reads 50 books a year, which is about a book every week. When Elon Musk is asked …

Investing

Overnight Oats 4 Ways by Tasty

Venture Capital

The Management Ideas That Mattered Most in 2016

One of our favorite parts of the HBR year is looking back at what we published to find the ideas that, in retrospect, stand out the most — articles that taught us something truly new or surprised us with wholly new ways of thinking about topics we thought we were tired of, as well as the articles …

Leadership
General Motors

This Video Tutorial Teaches You to Balance on Your Hands

The basic crow pose is an advanced-beginner yoga pose that’s a great stepping stone for teaching you to balance on your hands. And it’s like the …

Debunking The Myths About Yoga

<i>It's health and wellness month here on Papermag.com. Below, Meredith Graves talks with yoga teacher and activist Jesse Amesmith on how you too can begin a lifelong practice.</i><p>Jesse Amesmith knows she doesn't fit most people's idea of what a yoga teacher is "supposed to look like."<p>"You see pictures on …

Yoga

DoYogaWithMe Streams Hundreds of Yoga Videos for Free

Ready to build your strength, flexibility, and balance with yoga? You’ll find yoga videos scattered across the web, but one site you might want to …

Secrets to Success From Elon Musk, Steve Martin and Mike Bloomberg

What are the secrets to success? Well, successful people work hard. But you work hard too, right?<p>And if you keep working harder and harder you’re …

Motivation

This Is The Ultimate Budgeting Tool For 2016

Because money is what buys more pizza.

Personal Finance

The 5 Things You Really Need to Become a Successful Entrepreneur | Inc.com

You read about people who are successful. You see their smiling faces on television and social media. They look calm, confident, and happy. And you think, "I want that." Looks can be deceiving. Do you have what it takes? Are you willing to give it your all?<p>I've been an entrepreneur more or less all …

Entrepreneurship

How This 5x Entrepreneur Thrives in Tough Markets

Like clockwork.<p>New entrepreneurs stumble upon great ideas in tough markets. Eager to set the world on fire, they dive straight in.<p>I love it.<p>The problem? Next day, they just go off and build their thing. Big mistake.<p>You should never start with your idea.<p>You start with the people you want to serve. …

Entrepreneurship

Working Out With Victoria’s Secret Model Cindy Bruna: The 5-Step Guide to Flat Abs

On the fifth floor of a Neo-Gothic tower in New York, where large picture windows and free-weight stations overlook the city’s Nomad neighborhood, Cindy Bruna is bouncing eagerly from toe to toe. The 21-year-old French model has just arrived at trainer David Kirsch’s Madison Square Club for one …

10 Signs You May Be a Pushover and What to Do About It

Being nice is an essential quality necessary for success. It is a quality that sustains relationships and makes you someone others want to be around. However, there is a fine line between being nice and being a pushover. When you are too nice you make your way through life by placating, making you …

Self-improvement

This new kind of resume could help you get hired

With millions of job seekers submitting resumes online, it can be hard to make yours stand out.<p>So what if you told your career story in bright …

5 Steps to Designing a Billion-Dollar Company | Inc.com

<i>This is a guest post by Applico director of operations Patrick Stewart. Follow Patrick on Twitter @palpatrick.</i><p><b>Question</b>: What do Airbnb, Snapchat, and Uber all have in common (besides multibillion-dollar valuations)?<p><b>Answer</b>: None of these startups directly create the value that end users consume. …

Design

25 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Want to expand your mind? A little bit of effort every day goes a long way.<p>In the Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every …

Stack Overflow

Why Africa is the new home of science fiction

Wordsmack, a speculative fiction publisher dedicated to digital platforms, is the latest project to join the African SF boom<p>A few years ago, I got very excited about Afrocyberpunk, a blog by Jonathan Dotse out of Accra, Ghana. The stories he posted suggested a strange and an exciting future for …

South Africa

5 New Secrets to Achieving Your Goals, Backed By Research

Goal setting is one of the four techniques the military used to increase Navy SEAL passing rates from 25% to 33%. Studies have also shown it makes …

Happiness