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Mindfulness for People Who Are Too Busy to Meditate

Mindfulness has become almost a buzz-word. But what is it, really? Mindfulness is, quite simply, the skill of being present and aware, moment by moment, regardless of circumstances.<p>For instance, researchers have found that mindfulness can reprogram the brain to be more rational and less emotional. …

Evolving DuPont Emerging As A Leading Dow Industrial

It is interesting to note the number of major U.S. Industrial companies that have not been able to successfully migrate the shifting sands of time. Some of them have completely disappeared from the Dow after being leaders for decades. Think Eastman Kodak as an example. Sears Roebuck joined the Dow …

Five Questions with DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman

There’s never a bad time to be named CEO of a Fortune 500 company, but when Ellen Kullman took over the 211-year-old DuPont at the beginning of 2009, …

Agriculture

How DuPont Is Innovating To Feed The World

EVP James Borel on DuPont innovations in precision farming, preservatives and crop breeding the keep the 211 year-old company relevant in helping feed a growing global population.

The Shocking Cost Of Food Waste

30 percent of the global food supply is wasted – the retail equivalent of $1 trillion of food <i>each year</i>, says the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the UN.<p>The FAO’s second video of their Food Wastage Footprint project explains that, in addition to the retail cost of food lost, another $700 …

Sam Adams founder: Beer is more than just 'cold, fizzy and in a can'

Jim Koch, one of America's best known brewers, on everything from micro-brewing to micro-lending to being a bridesmaid<p>The craft beer boom, which can and has been attributed to millennials, has been kind to brewers like Samuel Adams, which have been brewing craft beers for the past 30 years – when …