Sharan Grandigae

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The Psychology of Brand Loyalty: 5 Key Takeaways

Is brand loyalty dead? Nope, not from this contributor's perspective.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In an ideal world, all your customers would be loyal to your brand. Loyalty means a customer is willing to come back to your brand for multiple purchases and …

Customers

A Former FBI Kidnapping Negotiator Shares the 7 Most Important Words in a Negotiation | Inc.com

I love to negotiate, sometimes a bit too much.<p>A deep negotiation has to be one of life's most exhilarating experiences. Few things will force you to dig deeper into your creativity, to become so fully aware of your strengths and weaknesses, and will test your mettle as fully as a negotiation on …

Self-help

The Illuminati Were Amateurs -- The Facts Show These Five Families Rule the World

As you begin to understand world governments don’t have your best interests in mind — that enemies of the State could more aptly be called enemies of …

General Motors

Hyperloop Race Picks Up Speed

Rival firms are working to build the futuristic transport systems, but high costs interfere<p>To build a hyperloop transportation system, engineers must create a near-vacuum in miles-long tubes, deploy powerful magnets to suspend capsules on a sliver of air and propel passengers at nearly the speed of …

Transportation

NASA Releases Apollo Moon Mission Photos: Pictures

ICONIC FURNITURE

An illustrated guide to some of the most iconic furniture<br>pieces of the past century<p>COCONUT CHAIR<p>Designed by George Nelson and George Mulhauser. Its …

Furniture

Savannah Rocker III by Jolyon Yates

An ODE to the elements, - Breeze, also known as the <b>Savannah Rocker III</b> is a comfortable reclined wooden rocking chair on which to savour and reclaim time.<p>Whilst unashamedly modern, It’s flowing surfaces lead the eye on an easy journey into a slower era.

The mysterious origins of punctuation

Commas, semicolons and question marks are so commonplace it seems as if they were always there – but that’s not the case. Keith Houston explains their history.<p>As readers and writers, we’re intimately familiar with the dots, strokes and dashes that punctuate the written word. The comma, colon, …

Language

Edenworks Is Building The Future Of Food On Urban Rooftops

Avocados from Mexico. Apples from Chile. Broccoli from China. If you take a look at the stickers on the produce you’re buying at the grocery store, chances are they’ll read something like this.<p>Fast-forward twenty years. Instead of driving to Whole Foods to pay top dollar for produce that was picked …

Aquaponics

What does your writing say about you? IBM Watson Personality Insights will tell you.

"The IBM Watson Personality Insights service uses linguistic analytics to extract a spectrum of cognitive and social characteristics from the text …

IBM Watson