Karl D. Schubert

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The Complete Guide to the Three Great Reds of Italy: INFOGRAPHIC

1 minute Read<p>Italy has more than 1,300 estimated grape varieties, but three red grapes are more noble than all others: Nebbiolo, Sangiovese, and …

Amalfi Coast

What Is Disruptive Innovation?

The theory of disruptive innovation, introduced in these pages in 1995, has proved to be a powerful way of thinking about innovation-driven growth. Many leaders of small, entrepreneurial companies praise it as their guiding star; so do many executives at large, well-established organizations, …

Customers

Innovation Isn’t a Top Priority, According to a Survey of 5,000+ Board Members

Corporate directors and executives alike recognize that today’s pace of change continues to accelerate and that firms need to innovate to stay ahead. But are boards doing enough to support innovation, as they should? We conducted a survey of over 5,000 board members from around the world to find …

Telecoms

Wind Down Bourbon Heritage Month With These Classic Bottles

September is Bourbon Heritage Month. That means you only have one week left to enjoy bourbon in the month dedicated to America’s native spirit. Tomorrow is also the beginning of fall. That combination makes it the perfect time to try some of your bucket list bourbons. But just because they’re …

Bourbon Whiskey

The Best Bourbon Known To Man

In 1964, Congress declared bourbon the only native spirit of the United States. But in the past decade, the bourbon industry has exploded. While …

Whiskey

Navy Strength Serves: Army and Navy Cocktail

The Army & Navy is one of those classic cocktails where the true history has probably now been lost to the sands of time. It first appeared in print …

Cocktails

How to Prepare for a Panel

Compared with the nerve-wracking prospect of giving a lecture, presenting on a panel may seem to be a safer option. After all, you’re responding to targeted questions rather than monologuing, and you’re not the sole focus of audience attention.<p>But there are often hidden challenges when it comes to …

What are Tannins, Really?

We talk about tannins in wine all the time, but how much do you really know about this versatile chemical compound?<p>Tannins, a group of bitter and …

Sparkling Wine

The Most Insane Television Sets in History

When televisions were still a luxury, high-tech item, designers wanted to make them look as crazily futuristic and beautiful as possible. Here are …

Deanston American Craft Ale Finish

Today marks a long overdue return to the familiar territory of Deanston. For several years penning as the artist formerly known as Whisky Rover, this …

Whiskey

Microsoft improves Office 365 device limits for subscribers

New limits on October 2nd<p>Microsoft is increasing the number of devices you can use with Office 365 Personal and Home subscriptions. Starting on October 2nd, Office 365 Personal and Home subscribers will be able to install the Office desktop apps on an unlimited number of devices. Currently, …

The 6 Best Ways Leaders Can Inspire Their Teams (Infographic)

Being an inspirational leader takes empathy, centeredness and clarity.<p>One of the most effective traits of a leader is their ability to inspire and motivate a team. As a leader, you have to lead by example and the tone you set will resonate with the rest of your employees.<p>So what’s the best way to …

Leadership

Tips for Getting Proper Exposure for Night Photography

Night photography can be much more rewarding than photography during the day. Because everything looks different at night, you don’t need to go …

How Some Of The Most Iconic Photographic Companies Got Their Names

We use our photographic equipment every day. So much so that the names adorning them become as familiar as a comfortable pair of slippers. Take a …

Photography

Gin: How the liquor known as “mother’s ruin” went from scourge to savior🍸

You're reading the Quartz Obsession from January 26, 2018<p>Sign up for the Quartz Obsession<p>Our digression into the most fascinating corners of the global economy<p>Delivered every weekday afternoon<p>Sign me up<p>Stay updated about new Quartz products and events<p>Emails<p>Delivered every Monday through Saturday …

Review: Jeffersons Ocean Aged at Sea Voyage 15

Jefferson’s Ocean Aged at Sea series was created as an experiment to see how much of an impact aging barrels on a ship would have on a bourbon. …

Whiskey

Swirling your wine is not pretentious; it’s just good physics

Swirling a glass of wine produces a rotating wave; swirling beer reverses that rotation.<p>Wine aficionados are known for gently swirling their wine in …

Physics

Lagavulin or Laphroaig – which is better?

It’s the question every Islay fan asks themselves at some point in their whisky journey: Laphroaig or Lagavulin – which one is better?<p>Is there a …

What on earth is data science?

The quest for a useful definition<p>Behold my pithiest attempt: “<b>Data science is the discipline of making data useful</b>.” Feel free to flee now or stick …

The Data Science Course 2018: Complete Data Science Bootcamp Udemy Download Free

Description<p><b>The Problem</b><p>Data scientist is one of the best suited professions to thrive in this century. Digital. Programming-oriented. Analytical. …

A Manager’s Guide to Disruptive Innovation – Part 2 of 2

If you missed Part 1 of 2, you can find it here. Philippe Silberzahn, a consultant, keynote speaker, and associate professor at EM Lyon Business …

A Manager’s Guide to Disruptive Innovation – Part 1 of 2

Philippe Silberzahn, a consultant, keynote speaker, and associate professor at EM Lyon Business School, works with large companies confronted to …

3 things Clayton Christensen has taught me about innovation and economic development

French economist, Frederic Sautet, writes, “Revisionist economic history has displaced the entrepreneur from his central role as determinant of a …

Download 27 FREE Photoshop Landscape Presets and See How to Use Them in Just 9 Minutes (VIDEO)

French photographer Serge Ramelli is known for spectacular landscape images. Yet, despite his mad skills, every so often Mother Nature needs some …

Tutorials

End of the world: MIT prediction from 1973 is proving true

In 1973, a computer program was developed at MIT to model global sustainability. Instead, it predicted that by <b>2040</b> our civilization would end. While …

World Health Organization

12 Essential Bourbons for Your Liquor Cabinet

What’s not to love about the quintessential American whiskey? Bourbon is an enduring favorite, a spirit that survived the years of Prohibition; …

Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and conditional …

Microsoft Excel

Why and How to Integrate Facebook and Paid Search Marketing Strategies

Most eCommerce business owners can be divided into two distinct groups: those who think Facebook ads are king, and those who think Google Ads rule. …

Philosophy for Beginners: A Free Introductory Course from Oxford University

Philosophy doesn't have to be daunting. Thanks to the Continuing Education program at Oxford University, you can now ease into philosophical thinking …

This Song Will Instantly Lower Your Stress Level By 65 Percent

It’s well-known that the right playlist can help you focus, sleep, and even make you happier in less than 30 seconds, but now, thanks to a team of …