The secrecy around the negotiations over the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is the issue that won't go away. Absent public information on what is being discussed, opponents of the secret process hint of terrible things to come if the TPP is approved, while the Administration asserts that negotiations can't be held in public. Show More Summary
Richard D’Aveni in HBR: View image | gettyimages.com Industrial 3-D printing is at a tipping point, about to go mainstream in a big way. Most executives and many engineers don’t realize it, but this technology has moved well beyond prototyping, rapid tooling, trinkets, and toys. Show More Summary
The former Thought Catalog star tells Salon about his new book, "I'm Special: And Other Lies We Tell Ourselves"
Rene at Delta Points posted a tip yesterday about parking at an airport hotel as a strategy for saving money when taking a long trip. He is traveling to Sweden for more than a week. Airport parking at SBN South Bend Indiana is $8 per day or $40 week. Show More Summary
Free’s always good, right? If you’re willing to spend some time online, you can find all sorts of things for free. And we love pointing this out. We’ve shown you some obscure tips over the years, like using IFTTT to be notified of freebies or how to get free stuff from Amazon. Show More Summary
Nadia Prupis at Common Dreams, writes Growing Global Inequality Gap 'Has Reached a Tipping Point': With the gap between the rich and poor growing worldwide, a new study by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)...Show More Summary
``In most of the 34 countries in the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development the income gap is at its highest level in three decades, with the richest 10 percent of the population earning 9.6 times the income of the poorest 10 percent. Show More Summary
Malcolm Gladwell’s influential book The Tipping Point popularised the notion that ideas, products and movements owe popular success to opinion leaders: people who are highly connected via weak ties to others, persuasive in character, and an expert or "Maven" in the field in question. Show More Summary
‘When such a large group in the population gains so little from economic growth, the social fabric frays and trust in institutions is weakened.’ By Nadia Prupis With the gap between the rich and poor growing worldwide, a new study by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) published Thursday suggests that the only...
When a meteor exploded over Russia with 20 times the force of Hiroshima's atom bomb, many around the world saw the footage from the same perspective: through a windshield. The 2013 blast became a cultural tipping point for the dashcam,...Show More Summary
Becoming a masochist early on – embracing the pain to the point of enjoyment - may be the single best investment an aspiring writer can make. The pain takes many shapes, all of them useful along the writer’s path. The post 5 Tips on Making You a Tough (& Better) Writer appeared first on WritersDigest.com.
While soaring stock prices do nothing to boost the economy, because as 7 years of hard facts have shown, the only thing "trickle down" QE has done is forced economists to jump the shark and demand not one but two seasonal adjustments...Show More Summary
Rob Kardashian may be headed for rehab following the murder of his friend, Chinx Drugz. RadarOnline reports that Chinx Drugz’s brutal murder may have been the tipping point needed to get Rob Kardashian to turn his life around. “It really...Show More Summary
This tip explains how we can modify SharePoint App package properties like Remote end points, app clientId, and Custom action URL, etc.
The week in clean energy saw gigawatt-scale boost in solar and wind in China, while Korean and US firms continued to conspire on fuel cells.
“Whooo-hooo! We’re on ‘em now, boys!” Gerald Swindle shouted during a midday outing on Toledo Bend Reservoir. Fishing a point on the Texas side, Swindle and fellow Bassmaster Elite Series pros Matt Lee and Casey Ashley (also this year’s...Show More Summary
The concept of mobile-first is certainly in full-force in the consumer world. Just look at the tremendous success of apps like Uber. But the enterprise has been a different matter. True, smartphones are extremely popular in the workplace. Yet how many workers really use them to fundamentally change the way things are [...]
Pricing involves more than assigning a dollar amount to a product. It’s about understanding the psychology of consumers, and creating a price point that satisfies cognitive needs and creates a sense of value. When you are making the important decision of product pricing, it’s important to understand a few of these psychological features that can […]
Do you know about IFTTT? It's such a great way to get instant notifications about time-sensitive information. The post 10-second tip: how IFTTT can save you money. appeared first on Points and Pixie Dust.
My favorite trip of the year is always my annual pilgrimage to Munich for the World’s largest festival — Oktoberfest! … Continue Reading ? The post Ten Tips for Planning an Oktoberfest Trip to Munich appeared first on Points, Planes and Passports.