Juan Pablo Fontán

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Robots Will Be In Retail Stores Sooner Than You Think

One of the biggest problems in retail today is what to do with the brick-and-mortar store. Retailers have in some ways painted themselves into a corner: the one thing stores have that really could make them stand out from online is employees – except that most retailers have taken too many …

eCommerce

Archdiocese of Baltimore

Local News<p>Cardinal Turkson is considered by some to be a potential successor to Pope Francis, and his visit attracted faithful from across Charm City …

Madeleine Teahan interviews Matthew Schmitz – BEAUTY IN THE CHURCH

The Wisdom of Nokia's Dumbphone

The smartphone’s ubiquity has made it boring and oppressive. A new, retro handset opens the door to a different future.<p>They weighed heavy in pockets and jackets and bags, for they were thick and bulky, not lithe and narrow. Harried professionals never clutched one ostentatiously to say silently, …

Mobile

An expert biographer looks back at his craft

<b>This Long Pursuit: Reflections of a Romantic Biographer.</b> By Richard Holmes. <i>William Collins; 360 pages; £25. To be published in America by Pantheon in</i> …

The reason you don't get along with all of your coworkers comes down to 4 different office personalities

But if the reason you can't stand your teammate is because she's always brusque in meetings, whereas you'd rather take an extra few minutes to make sure you understand everything, we've got some potential solutions.<p>An article in The Harvard Business Review, by Suzanne M. Johnson Vickberg and Kim …

Leadership

“Meet the Lords” episode one: The whole institution comes over as absurd

<b> “In a way, this episode is an extended trolling of Lord Adrian Palmer” ©Top Hat/Andy Bailey</b>It has been said that satire is dead but this programme …

Downton Abbey

Gisela Rubach, la primera mujer inscrita en el Salón de la Fama Reed Latino, aparece este mes en la portada de nuestra edición febrero. Adquiérela en Sanborns y en salones VIP del aeropuerto de la CDMX

The Dignity Deficit

"He who establishes conventional wisdom owns history,” a historian once told me. So it’s no surprise that ever since last year’s extraordinary U.S. …

A Trinity of Bad Hygiene

<i>“Let us continue to abuse one another / With the kiss of Peace.”</i> <br>∼ Geoffrey Hill, “The Triumph of Love,” part XLIV<b>Few moments are as completely</b> …

Parenting