Dave Gajadhar

105 Flips | 8 Magazines | 31 Likes | 5 Following | 10 Followers | @DaveGaj2014 | I solve complex business problems with undefined parameters. Sustainability, innovation and creativity systems thinker.

Canada Revenue Agency cuts number of fatal file errors

The federal tax collector is less and less seeing dead people where there aren’t any.<p>Figures recently tabled in Parliament show that 319 people were …

Canada

Many breast cancer patients can skip chemo, big U.S. study finds

Most women with the most common form of early-stage breast cancer can safely skip chemotherapy without hurting their chances of beating the disease, …

Cancer

Demographic shifts and urbanization – opportunities and challenges

<i>Population growth and demographic shifts will be the mega trend that will transform business in the next 3 years. The</i> global population is exploding, …

Measuring the Social cost of Methane.

Picking the right vendor to support your business in 2018

<i>Dave Gajadhar, Contrarian, and business simplification advisor</i><p>Organizations typically move through four stages of growth: Start up, Growth, Maturity, …

The Future of Human Service Delivery, its People and Partners

<i>Dave Gajadhar, Contrarian</i> and <i>business simplification advisor</i><p><i>Contributor: Rob Armatys Human Services Architect</i><p>Behavioral psychology, medical …

Self-driving cars, The Next Chapter!

http://resultantgroup.com/blog/?p=40<p>In the future drivers will be assessed against the driving skills of a computer controlled autonomous car. Are …

CBC goes to court to get Chevron to unseal documents in $9.5B US environmental battle

CBC News has filed a motion to the Ontario Superior Court of Justice to force Chevron Corp. to unseal court records in a decades-long environmental …

Ontario’s soaring electricity costs result of poor government policies: report

Poor decision-making by the Ontario government caused electricity costs to soar in recent years, hurting residents and hampering the competitiveness of the province’s manufacturing sector, the Fraser Institute argues in a new report.<p>The report, published Thursday, says Ontario’s residential …

What Condoms Can Teach Us About Sustainability

Lessons in running an eco-smart business can sometimes come from unexpected places.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sustainability has gone from a fringe concern to a key factor in countless successful businesses in under a decade. It can be seen in everything, from …

This Pregnant Medieval Woman With Head Wound 'Gave Birth' In Her Grave

An early Medieval grave near Bologna, Italy, was revealed to contain an injured pregnant woman with a fetus between her legs. Based on the positioning of the tiny bones, researchers concluded this was a coffin birth, when a baby is forcibly expelled from its mother’s body after her death. The …

Pregnancy

Why Understanding Silence Is So Critical To Success

From The Sweethome: The solar power system we’d get for ourselves

Turns out picking panels is pretty easy—but designing a system is still complex.<p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Sweethome, a buyer's guide</i> …

Creating the new power reality in 2025

By 2025, consumers will be able to buy energy like they are buying a box of cereals: they can source, compare prices and better understand their …

Carbon dioxide may soon be used to make fuel

<b>A newly developed, solar powered “leaf” mimics photosynthesis, converting CO2 into fuel.</b><p>Carbon dioxide is one of the main culprits of climate change, …

Watch how cities spread across the world over 6,000 years

Ever wondered where the world's first cities were? This animated map shows how urban civilizations developed over a time span of nearly 6,000 …

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Energy Potential of Coconut Biomass

Coconuts are produced in 92 countries worldwide on about more than 10 million hectares. Indonesia, Philippines and India account for almost 75% of …

These forces are accelerating climate finance

2016 is a hot year for climate finance. Following the Paris Agreement in December and its ambitious pledges on clean energy and low-carbon …

By 2040, computers will need more electricity than the world can generate

Without much fanfare, the Semiconductor Industry Association earlier this month published a somewhat-bleak assessment of the future of Moore's Law – …

The difference between modeled and observed global surface temperature changes is 38% smaller than previously thought<p>Global climate models aren’t given nearly enough credit for their accurate global temperature change projections. As the 2014 IPCC report showed, observed global surface temperature …

Climate Change

What does past climate change tell us about global warming?

Climate Science Glossary<p>Term Lookup<p>Enter a term in the search box to find its definition.<p>Settings<p>Use the controls in the far right panel to increase …

Addicted to fossil fuels: Renewable energy sources are becoming mainstream, but that doesn’t mean fossil fuels don’t rule

By 2040, fossil fuels will still have a grip on a staggering 78 percent of the world energy market<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>Here’s the good news: wind power, solar power and other renewable forms of energy are expanding far more quickly than anyone expected, ensuring that these …

This Is How You Should Be Looking at Your Competition

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

Emerging Technologies Could Transform Nuclear Power and Wind Energy

It's a beautiful autumn day in Cambridge, Massachusetts—the perfect setting for MIT's Annual EmTech Conference, focusing on emerging …

I Am a Black Woman With a Disability. Hear Me Roar.

Does anyone question whether J.K. Rowling actually wrote <i>Harry Potter</i>? Who thinks Clint Eastwood didn’t actually direct <i>Million Dollar Ba</i>by? What about</i> …

ABILITY Magazine, Bob Dole

BD: Legislation helps, but it is not going to solve the problem. It's going to take the private sector to recognize and I think they're recognizing …

How would you dress if you couldn’t see yourself in the mirror?

by Beth<p><i>Easterseals Thrive hosted Twitter chat about disability and fashion on Wednesday, and it was a lively discussion. Thanks to all who</i> …

These Tiny Mangroves Hold Vast Stores of Carbon

Squat mangrove forests that seem at first blush to simply eke by along the coasts of Baja California are sitting on a big secret — one with sweeping …