Clothing as a service AT ABOUT 4.30am the first of thousands of black garment bags arrive by truck at a vast warehouse less than ten miles (16km) from Lower Manhattan. The bags brim with designer dresses and other trendy clothing and accessories. Workers begin inspecting the garments. A billowy, patterned blouse smells a bit ripe. A floor-length […]
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There’s value in having a small audience online for your business. It gives you a chance to learn from your customers and fine-tune your future messaging.
Don’t listen to anyone saying that sleep’s not crucial; these founders are focused on empowering business through getting people more productive sleep.
Useful resources to help you keep up with the juggle of competing work and home responsibilities.
Augmented reality, virtual reality, and voice activated technology are gaining serious commercial traction. Is your business prepared?
There is some compelling recent research on teenage brains and risk taking that we just might be able to use at work to help us get better at taking business risks we might otherwise pass up.
NOT much distinguishes a valuable banknote from any old piece of printed paper, as Indians discovered this week. In a surprise televised address on November 8th, Narendra Modi, the prime minister, announced that the country’s two highest-denomination notes, worth 500 and 1,000 rupees ($7.50 and $15), were to be legally worthless with near-immediate effect. This […]
•A University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point professor is among five to receive new Regent Scholar awards from the UW System. Christopher Hartleb, biology, will receive a $50,000 grant for an aquaponics research project with two private-sector partners.
On its home page, the game is touted as a "free pirates game," but, as with many online games, players can upgrade with a paid membership. In the case of Pirate 101, the basic charge is $9.95 a month. "You are a pirate and you can make your own crew," …