Don’t look now, but all of a sudden the topic of compassionate management is becoming trendy. A growing number of business conferences are focusing in on the topic of compassion at work. There’s the International
After Apple's announcement this week, choosing which iPhone to buy won't be such a black-and-white decision. Buyers now have a cheaper, albeit more colorful option in the iPhone 5c (starting at $99, with
School is back amid growing controversy and cynicism. The quality, validity and economic value of college degrees and MBAs have rarely been under such sustained assault. Employability of graduates has
(AP/Nader Daoud) The MIT professor lays out how the majority of U.S. policies are opposed to what wide swaths of the public want Noam Chomsky August 17, 2013 12:30pm (UTC) The following is a transcript
We should be worried about how internet companies are getting people to part with their money, not their privacy
Say you, like me, went to bed a little early last night. And when you woke up this morning, you decided to catch the episode of the Daily Show that you missed. So you pointed your browser over to thedailyshow.com,
The proposed merger of ad industry giants Omnicom and Publicis, forming the world’s largest advertising firm, promises to change the face of Madison Avenue forever. So long, Don Draper. Hello, Hal 9000.
The acqui-hire isn't bad business Yahoo bought Rockmelt today, a startup that debuted with a wave of media fanfare touting it as the company that would reinvent the browser for the age of the social web.
Mathematics,Data protection,Science,Computing,Programming,Technology,NSA,US news,US national security,World news,Financial sector,Crime,US crime The NSA revelations highlight the role sophisticated algorithms
Kudos to the FBI and its partners for bringing needed attention to the neglected problem of juveniles engaged in prostitution. On Monday, they announced the results of Operation Cross Country, a coordinated
A young manager accosted me the other day. “I’ve been reading all about leadership, have implemented several ideas, and think I’m doing a good job at leading my team. How will I know when I’ve crossed
The inability of Congress and the White House to agree on a budget deal would cause damaging cuts, Hagel said. WASHINGTON -- Automatic budgets cuts will force the Pentagon to slash its ranks or trash plans
Honduras has declared a state of emergency after an outbreak of dengue fever that has killed 16 people so far this year. More than 12,000 people have been diagnosed with the disease, which causes high
Could you live in a single-car garage? That's about the size of tiny apartments popping up in major U.S. cities where many residents live alone. Inhabitants say the key is keeping only stuff you use. YORK
Don’t think of it as eating bug babies. Think of it as protein gardening. As the population grows, so, too, will its hunger for meat. By 2050, meat production will need to surge by 50% to quell demand.
Week by week, during the past several months, we have gotten a better idea of what the papacy of Pope Francis looks and sounds like. From the beginning he has set a new tone, one of informality, openness,
Forrester Says The Chromebook’s Time Has Arrived In The Enterprise, But Security Is The Nagging Issue
IT should ignore the naysayers and consider adopting the Google Chromebook. That’s the conclusion of a Forrester Research Report that looked at the future of the networked computer in the enterprise. to
The largest solar power plant of its kind is about to turn on in California's Mojave Desert. The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System will power about 140,000 homes and will be a boon to the state's
WASHINGTON (AP) — Four out of 5 U.S. adults struggle with joblessness, near-poverty or reliance on welfare for at least parts of their lives, a sign of deteriorating economic security and an elusive American