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Has Capitalism Reached A Turning Point?

By Steve Denning – The entrenched interests are mutually reinforcing, as society as a whole has come to accept the practices and ideology of 20th Century management as inevitable. 97 more words

United States

Neuromarketing -- You're Doing It Wrong

By Douglas van Praet – By better understanding the real motives of our decisions we can facilitate a non-zero sum exchange, creating both powerful brands and satisfied customers. 58 more words

United States

Updates from GE

The Century-Old Panama Canal is Opening Up to a Busy Future

GE – The Panama Canal is a full century old, but that doesn’t mean it still can’t grow. 193 more words

Economy

Blue Chips Are Addicted To 'Corporate Cocaine'

By Steve Denning – In a world in which corporate performance and executive compensation are linked to earnings per share (EPS) [2] and the firm’s share price, share buybacks are an easy way out. 47 more words

United States

Why You Should Hire For Potential, Not Experience

By Dinah Wisenberg Brin – “The question is not whether your company’s employees and leaders have the right skills; it’s whether they have the potential to learn new ones.” 66 more words

Economy

Moving silicon atoms in graphene with atomic precision

ScienceDaily – Richard Feynman [2, 3, 4, 5] famously posed the question in 1959: is it possible to see and manipulate individual atoms in materials? 111 more words

Technology

Updates from GE

This Deconstructed Locomotive Will Power Nigeria’s Economy

GE – Nigeria has fast become Africa’s largest economy, but its infrastructure is still lagging.

The electrical grid is so unpredictable that many businesses use natural gas to produce their own power. 67 more words

Economy