Wesley Neary

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Israel Created a Jewish State, and My Grandmother Was Made Homeless

Every year, on May 15, I ask my grandmother to tell me the story of how she was made homeless. It happened 67 years ago. She was 14, the youngest of …

Israel

The cult of healthy eating has more in common with religion than science

Food seems simple to study.<p>If we can put a man on the moon, transplant a heart, and manipulate DNA, then surely we can unpack the relationship between eating vegetables and living longer. There’s no obvious difficulty in figuring out if wine decreases risk of heart disease, or if eating red meat …

Nutrition

The 5 Requirements of a Truly Innovative Company

Can you think of any business topic that’s been hotter for longer than innovation? Trouble is, it’s hard to think of any business challenge where real pro­gress has been harder to come by. By now, your company probably has a new busi­ness incubator, an idea wiki, a disciplined process for mining …

It’s Time to Acknowledge CEO Loneliness

From extravagant compensation packages to heated boardroom clashes to dramatic exits, misbehaving chief executive officers dominated management headlines in 2011. Few people are feeling particularly sorry for CEOs right now, and that’s unlikely to change. CEOs have power, prestige, influence, and …

Mapping the value of employee collaboration

As collaboration within and among organizations becomes increasingly important, companies must improve their management of the networks where it …

Conductor Helps Customers Figure Out If They’re Ready For Google’s “Mobile Friendly” Update

Last week, Google updated its search algorithm to favor mobile-friendly pages in mobile search results — a move that could affect 40 percent of Fortune 500 websites.<p>If you’re worried about the update, Conductor has built a new tool to help. The company says Mobile Visibility can help businesses …

Customers

4 Steps On How To Become A Leader That Talented People Beg To Work For

You just finished your umpteenth leadership book, and you want to hurl it across the room.<p>The advice isn’t bad, in fact, it’s flawless. You …

A lot of this from Michael Pineda tonight.

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Hyper-accurate atomic clock won't lose a second in 15 billion years

Scientists have created an atomic clock so precise that it won't lose or gain a single second in 15 billion years -- roughly the age of our universe.<p>But the clock isn't just steady, it's also amazingly accurate. So accurate in fact, that it can detect tiny changes in the speed of its ticks …

Physics

James Madison’s Lesson in Delayed Great-ification

While you’re out picnicking and fireworks-ing, please take a moment to remember Little Jimmy Madison, the founder who worked weekends.<p><i>Ooooh! Aaahhh!</i> …

Invoicing apps put accounting department in palm of your hand

<i>This series looks at technologies that will be game-changers for small business, particularly firms whose staffs are highly mobile and where travel is part of the game.</i><p>These days, if an invoicing program isn't automated, it's unlikely that a small business or sole proprietor will use it. Forget …