Can the U.S. Become an Energy Superpower in 2017?

Can the U.S. Become an Energy Superpower in 2017?

According to Bloomberg, America could become the world’s energy superpower in 2017. For today, it’s becoming a global supplier of oil and natural gas in its own right. As a matter of fact, in 2017, America may be exporting more of the heating fuel than it imports for the first year since the 1950’s. Moreover,…

Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter – December 2016

Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter – December 2016

Sponsored By Issue: 2016-12 December 2016 Founder’s Corner As we come to the end of another year, we find ourselves reflective of the year’s hard fought battles won and lost, of loves arrived and departed, and of successes and disappointments. With rebuilding spirit, we look with great anticipation to what lay before us in the…

Career Planning: Don’t Set Too Many Goals for Yourself

Career Planning: Don’t Set Too Many Goals for Yourself

In an era where we’re constantly bombarded with an overload of information, we as individuals tend to put a lot into setting a multitude of prioritized goals and dividing our focal points. And this strategy is certainly no different in the world of today’s corporations.  However, according to HBR, speed and flexibility – as opposed…

Management theory is becoming a compendium of dead ideas

Management theory is becoming a compendium of dead ideas

The Economist means that business gurus might do well in copying Martin Luther King’s efforts insofar as changing the face of the Catholic Church. How exactly medieval Christianity and the world of management theory can be correlated with one another, becomes clear in this daring article. In summary of the case made: The church was ripe…

Adam Galinsky: How to speak up for yourself

Adam Galinsky: How to speak up for yourself

Having received numerous national and international awards for his social improvement efforts, social psychologist Adam Galinsky teaches people all across the globe how to inspire others, speak up effectively, lead teams and negotiate successfully. He has also co-authored the critically acclaimed and best-selling book, Friend & Foe, which distills his two decades of research on leadership, negotiations, diversity,…

Next Christmas That Swiss Watch You Covet Could Be 3-D Printed

Next Christmas That Swiss Watch You Covet Could Be 3-D Printed

Bloomberg means that you’re likely to lose out next Christmas, unless you concern yourself with new technology. This friendly warning comes duly filed as a reaction to the story of a guy called Michael Sorkin, who decided to get innovative with 3D printing and take matters into his own hands when the spindle broke off his…