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This automated indoor farm is growing so fast, it makes you think this thing might work

Bowery, which began distributing produce just under two years ago, is opening a new farm and ramping up its output by 30-fold.<p>Around two years ago, the then 10-person team of Bowery, an indoor farming startup, started growing a small array of leafy greens out of what was once a shipbuilding yard in …

Paperless Post launches a brilliant alternative to Facebook events

Goodbye to the lurkers who never bother to RSVP.<p>There’s one main reason I haven’t deleted Facebook yet: Facebook events remains the single easiest way to get people together. Make an event invite, and you’re done. But there are a few problems with sending event invites on Facebook for small …

Paperless Office

Gender Equity Is Not A Woman's Issue

The next time you think about achieving gender equity in the workplace, consider that there are 150 unconscious biases at play in our brain at any given time. Dr. Patti Fletcher, Leadership Futurist & Solution Management at SAP SuccessFactors, shared this insight during a recent presentation on …

Machine Learning

MailChimp’s cofounder shares the best ways to get to know your customers

It doesn’t need to be an overwhelming process.<p>If there’s one advice that business owners hear over and over again, it’s <i>know your customers</i>. After all, they are the ones who buy your product and service. Without knowing and understanding how they think, you can’t build a successful business. If …

Customers

Olive Garden Is Doing Very Well Again. Here's an Astonishing Reason Why | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>There are some existential questions that never get old.<p>Why, for example, do Prius drivers insist on sitting in the outside lane, while going slower than cars in the other lanes?<p>Why do software …

Olive Garden

California Moves to Require 100% Clean Electricity by 2045

California lawmakers approved a measure mandating that all electricity come from wind, solar and other clean-energy sources by 2045, marking the …

Renewable Energy

Art Direction & Set Design for Korean Air Campaign: Go Korean

Let's mix things up a little with this feature as we are taking a look at the Art Direction and Set Design for Korean Air campaign: Go Korean. The …

Korean Air

This Is The Way To Change Your Bad Habits

We all know the feeling of setting goals for ourselves only to watch our commitment fade as time passes.<p>Why is this? For one, change scares people more than death. To drive that point home, 90% of people who undergo coronary bypass surgery do not change their lifestyle , despite having just …

Self-awareness

11 stress-relieving products for anxious dogs

Owning a dog is one of life's greatest joys, but nobody's happy when Fido has to stay home alone — especially for long periods of time. Separation anxiety is a problem for many dogs and their owners, particularly when pets are young. And even normally calm dogs may freak out during bad …

These chefs are making restaurant culture less toxic for women

For all the recent attention on bad actors in the restaurant business, there are countless women trying to do better.<p>When Naomi Pomeroy started a catering company at the age of 22, she hired people—mostly men—who had worked for chefs like Mario Batali. Pomeroy had worked for catering outfits and …

Sexual Harassment

Here’s the “A Star is Born” Muppet mashup you never knew you needed

<b>What:</b> The trailer for <i>A Star is Born</i>, but remade with Muppets.<p><b>Who:</b> Former <i>Gilmore Guy</i> and editing expert Kevin T. Porter.<p><b>Why we care:</b> All of the breathless reviews for <i>A Star is Born</i> coming out of the recent Toronto International Film Festival have left me with one simmering question: How could this …

Mashups

The Alinker is "the walking bike for an active life"

<b>What a cool way to get around if you have trouble walking or cycling.</b><p>It's a common complaint in debates about bike lanes that "not everyone can …

Disability

Women Have Won More Primaries Than Ever Before. Will They Set a Record in November?

Despite record primary victories, it is possible that the number of women will decline or remain at status quo in Congress and in the governors’ offices.

Primary Elections

How To Communicate With Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere About Anything

Move over, Kevin Bacon! No longer is it impressive to be able to connect anyone through as few as six degrees of separation. Now, a generation of “superconnectors” is demonstrating its ability to shortcut those six degrees to get you there faster.<br>Historically, I’ve struggled to define my superpower …

Communicate

Serena Williams' Response to Controversial US Open Loss Is a Major Lesson in Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

How do you recover from an emotional meltdown?<p>That's the challenge tennis player Serena Williams was recently faced. Williams, one of the most celebrated tennis stars of all time, lost the U.S. Open to 20-year-old Japanese phenom Naomi Osaka.<p>But during the course of the game, Williams received a …

Tennis

What Does Trader Joe's Have That Starbucks is Losing? Something Basic, Says This Study

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>We're already halfway toward becoming robot beings.<p>Tech is an octopus that playfully tosses us from one tentacle to another, knowing that we can never escape.<p>We don't even show signs that escape …

Trader Joe's

The Founder of Girlboss Talks About Starting From Scratch after Facing Burnout

From Nasty Gal to Girlboss, Sophia Amoruso told us what went wrong, and how she’s completely changed the way she works and lives.<p><i>by</i><p>, Editorial Fellow …

Stop Wasting Money on Team Building

Most corporate team building is a waste of time and money. I say this based on my 25+ years of research and practice in the field of team effectiveness. Seventeen of those years were with Mars Inc., a family-owned $35 billion global business with a commitment to collaboration.<p>Many companies, when …

Team Building

6 Things the Most Organized People Do Every Day

Your life is busy. Work/life balance is a challenge. You feel like you’re spreading yourself so thin that you’re starting to disappear. Most of us …

Success

Apeel-coated produce is poised to take over grocery store shelves

As Apeel–a startup that creates a coating for fruit and vegetables that dramatically extends shelf life–expands its retail partnerships, it’s proving a viable player in the fight to reduce food waste.<p>When Apeel Sciences, a startup that’s developed a plant-based coating to extend the shelf life of …

Selling

People are really, really into plant-based meat these days

Plant-based food is having a moment–and it’s reflecting in its sales numbers.<p>In the past year, <b>retail sales of plant-based foods have increased by 17% and now total $3.7 billion</b>, which is especially impressive given that total retail food sales in the past year climbed just 2%. The shift, according …

Burgers

L.A. is making a massive push toward zero-emissions transportation

A new plan calls for as many as 45% of private cars and trucks to be electric in 10 years, along with the entire bus fleet.<p>Los Angeles, where drivers spend 102 hours stuck in traffic jams each year, is one of the most polluted cities in the U.S. But within a decade, smog in L.A.–and carbon …

Southern California Edison

Why Six Hours Of Sleep Is As Bad As None At All

Getting six hours of sleep a night simply isn’t enough for you to be your most productive. In fact, it’s just as bad as not sleeping at all.<p>Not getting enough sleep is detrimental to both your health and productivity. Yawn. We’ve heard it all before. But results from one study impress just how bad …

22 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Said 1 Thing Separates People Who Achieve From Those Who Only Dream

While this sentence is one you might not expect from Steve Jobs, it is one that all of us can -- and should -- say.<p>Steve Jobs set extremely high expectations. He challenged other people to work harder, work longer, and do <i>more</i> -- sometimes more than they thought was possible.<p>Jobs was ... well, let's …

Invisible Creatives Builds Largest Database of Global Creative Femal

Maddy Kramer of Saatchi NY and Laura Visco from 72andSunny Amsterdam join forces to launch initiative<p>Invisible Creatives is an initiative to get more …

Advertising Industry

It’s Time For a Just Transition to Decent Jobs In Renewable Energy

This September, innovators from business, civil society and government, representing cities, regions and more, will gather in San Francisco for the …

Renewable Energy

Inside America's Most Sustainable Supermarket

Austin's in.gredients is the country’s first zero-waste grocer. Here, Jonathan Bloom, a food waste expert and the author of American Wasteland, shows …

Sustainability

This 30-Minute Workout Builds Muscle and Burns Fat in Less Than Half the Time of a Normal Workout

How working with an Army Ranger helped me achieve twice the results in less than half the time.<p>For many years, I exercised for at least one hour a day, five days a week. It seemed legitimate, yet I never felt as fit as I expected given the time I invested.<p>Then I discovered a workout that achieved …

Exercise

Google's secret weapon for protecting email accounts is now available for everyone — and it only costs $50

• <b>Google's Titan Security Key is now available for sale.</b>• <b><br>It adds a second layer of security to your important logins. Even if an attacker had your username and password, they'd need your key to take over your account.</b>• <b><br>The package includes two keys and adapters, and costs $50.</b><p>A new Google product, …

MacBook Pro

Tired of Dirty Dishes and ‘Hacker Houses,’ Millennials Revamp Communal Living

‘Co-living’ offers more affordable rent, a cleaning service and even the occasional happy hour. And no more psycho roommates.<p>SAN JOSE—One night in January 2016, Bryan Cannon was searching for an apartment in Silicon Valley, scrolling through an endless sea of Craigslist ads. He wanted a place he …

Home Ownership