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Smart wristband tracks blood alcohol levels

A new wearable monitors the amount of ethanol released by the wearer’s skin, and links to an app so users can be alerted if they drink over the limit.<p>…

Expect a wave of privatisation in energy

In strong contrast to the previous downturns in the energy market the sharp falls in prices seen over the last two years have not triggered a wave of …

Economics

6 Things Your Investors Are Thinking While Listening to Your Pitch

If you have made it to the stage where you have convinced investors to take a look at your pitch, you are already deep in the investment process. The pitch stage is the final hurdle -- the hurdle where most entrepreneurs fall. Investors usually don't go into meetings with budding entrepreneurs …

The 25 Companies Where Top Millennials Most Want To Work In 2016 (Google Is No Longer No. 1)

Where do scholarly Millennials and those soon to join the workforce want to work in 2016? According to a recent survey of about 13,000 of them, largely the medicine and health sector, as well as the sciences.<p>This according to the 2016 Millennial Career Survey from the National Society of High …

New York Times

Meet the top 100 business visionaries creating value for the world

At Business Insider, we believe capitalism can and should be a force for good. With this inaugural edition of <b>Business Insider 100: The Creators</b>, we are celebrating leaders who embody this spirit.<p>Many rankings focus only on those who have achieved great financial success. Our CEO Henry Blodget sums …

Square Cash Users Will Be Able to Send Money Via Apple iMessage

If you so choose, you will soon be able to send money to friends and family via Apple’s iMessage, powered by Square’s payments app, Square …

Startups: Here's How You Craft Your Own Definition of Success

Founder and CEO of Dotcom Distribution<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How do you define the success of your growing brand? All business owners take a different approach to determining what’s considered an accomplishment within their organization. For some entrepreneurs, …

Business Strategy

China Wants To Do Whole-Body Transplants

Scientists in China want to conduct full-body transplants, which would replace every part of the human body, to help people who are paralyzed.<p>The New …

Scientists just confirmed there's a second layer of information hidden in our DNA

Shutterstock<p>Theoretical physicists have confirmed that it's not just the information coded into our DNA that shapes who we are - it's also the way …

Genetics

Our bodies don’t need meat. So why can’t we give it up?

Imagine a post-apocalyptic world in which resources are so scarce that the government decides that all grain must go to people rather than animals. …

Agriculture

3 Ways to Stay Calm When Conversations Get Intense

It’s not easy to stay cool and engaged when things get heated in meetings, negotiations, or difficult conversations. We’ve all been there. You might say something that you later regret, or get stuck on one point trying to prove that you’re right, ultimately losing sight of the bigger picture. Maybe …

Getting Growth Back at Your Company

<b>Chris Zook</b> of Bain explains the predictable crises of growth and how to overcome them. His new book is <i>The Founder’s Mentality,</i> coauthored with James Allen.<p>Download this podcast<p>SARAH GREEN CARMICHAEL: Welcome to the HBR IdeaCast from Harvard Business Review. I’m Sarah Green Carmichael. I’m talking …