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Sunday, April 22, 2018

Science Says Diversity Can Make Your Team More Productive, But Not Without Effort

"Culture isn't just one aspect of the game," Lou Gerstner wrote in his memoir of his historic turnaround at IBM, Who Says Elephants...

Tradeoff: No cash but faster lines as restaurants forgo cash

The lunchtime lines at Dos Toros move faster these days — customers don't fumble for bills or coins, and employees don't make change....

Google, Amazon push power companies to solar and wind, a blow to coal

Amazon's largest wind farm, Amazon Wind Farm Texas, sends more than 1,000,000 megawatts of electricity to the grid each year. Amazon has launched...

The 1 Email You Should Never Ever Write (Or, If You Do, Don’t Send...

Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.  It's still happening. I thought people were...

Senate bill hopes to end stock buybacks

Ken Fisher, Special to USA TODAY Published 3:03 a.m. ET April 22,...

These 3 Rare Leadership Habits Have Been Found in the World’s Best Bosses

Yesterday, I wrote about how great leaders walk the higher road of integrity when making any and all decisions because they have character -- a non-negotiable...

BMW Is Changing Something So Fundamental About Its Cars That You May Want To...

Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.  I confess I've never owned a...

Proper use of oxygen mask could be lifesaving

Paying attention to flight attendants might save your life. It's a simple message, but passengers often ignore or passively watch along as safety instructions...

How to deep clean your carpets

When winter finally yields to spring, it's time to give your carpets a deep clean. Think about all the salt you...

10 Reasons to Celebrate on Earth Day

Earth Day began in 1970, at a time when the US was ushering in the Clean Air Act and the Clean Water Act...

Business News of the Week

Target stomps out its Hunter boots deliveries

CLOSE Just when you thought we couldn’t get it any easier, Target has found another way to make shopping the...

Wall Street Rises on Earnings Hopes, Netflix Soars

"The overall picture is a positive one when it comes to earnings across sectors. There's...

Southwest’s Fatal Accident Prompts Scrutiny of Engine Inspections

The chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board, Robert L. Sumwalt, said a blade in...