The best teachers see how each student requires a unique inspiration and learning style. Yet with classroom sizes ballooning and teachers underpaid, there’s no way for students to get the dedicated attention
According to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), 48.1 million Americans have insecure access to food, including 32.8 million adults and 15.3 million children (approximately 1 out of 5).
In April of 1953, the travel magazine Holiday published a cover story titled, simply, “Paris”—a love letter and guide to the City of Light. And more than 60 years later, the story seems just as romantic
These recipes all have one thing in common: Awesome, versatile mariandes. These recipes are perfect as-is—but we'll be honest: Most of the time, we just use them for the versatile, crazy-flavorful marinades.
For me, and maybe for you, entertaining feels like a hurdle to be buckled down against—and I'm the Creative Director of a food and lifestyle company. Something is wrong here. Maybe it's the swirl of unattainable
DoorDash is one of many on-demand food-delivery startups to crop up over the past few years, but the company has big ambitions to move beyond food. Thanks to new investor Sequoia Capital, it has a sizable
Unless you’re an automotive battery technician, a Toyota shareholder, or an environmentalist who still needs to drive to work and can’t justify a Tesla, it’s always been hard to get really excited about
fastcoexist.com - About the author Jessica Leber is a staff editor and writer for Fast Company's Co.Exist. Previously, she was a business reporter for MIT’s Technology Review and an environmental reporter at ClimateWire More
Children are manifesting increased rates of adult diseases like hypertension or high triglycerides. And they are getting diseases that used to be unheard of in children, like Type 2 diabetes and fatty
Last week, while basking in the glow of (finally!) having a positive sales quarter, McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook noted that the growth was driven, at least in part, by a simple recipe change: putting
The on-demand economy has scrambled the roles of employer and employee in ways that courts and regulators are just beginning to parse. So far, the debate has focused on whether workers should be contractors
MEPs push through legislation to cut fees for use of mobiles while travelling in EU, with holidaymakers able to call, text and surf at UK rates from mid-2017 Members of the European parliament have voted
PayPal has ramped up its loan business to the tune of $500 million in small business loans in the past five months. Specifically, the “Working Capital” program has awarded loans to some 60,000 unique in
You may have heard that Europe is in a state of crisis. This has nothing to do with an influx of refugees, or Greek debt, or even the future of the European Union. The crisis we speak of has even more
Does the world need another online wallet? Chase thinks so. Add Chase to the list of banks creating their own digital wallets to challenge those from Apple, Samsung and Google. The consumer banking arm
The idea is for local stores and residents to be able to exchange euros for the new currency at a one-to-one parity, and use it to purchase products and services at a discount or with other kinds of incentives.
The inscrutability of financial markets is deliberate, argues a British economist in an important new book. Even after the reckoning of the 2008 financial crisis, the assets being repackaged and resold
A cluster of startups are looking to disrupt one of the oldest industries in the world: insurance. Insurance has been around for thousands of years. The earliest instance of insurance law is believed date
The grand opening of the new California Academy of Sciences, one of the year’s most anticipated events, is taking place this... On February 5, the National Academy in New York, one of the country's oldest
When Google announced it was dramatically changing its structure to form a conglomerate called Alphabet, many thought immediately of Warren Buffett’s long-lived and hugely profitable Berkshire Hathaway.