We requested members of the Fast Company Impact Council to share their insights on what it is going to take to construct society, corporations, and communities with impression in thoughts. We’ll proceed to share their views and predictions within the coming weeks, and readers might discover all viewpoints from Impact Council members right here. What’s one change or adjustment your trade ...

You’ve written your résumé and, miraculously, gotten a job interview.  However your nerves set in as you marvel the way you’ll carry out in that encounter, what the interviewer will ask you, and the way you’ll reply. Excited about this stuff makes you nervous. Even panicky! However you don’t have to really feel overwhelmed. There may be a manner out—a ...

Facebook is reportedly set to rename the company in what would doubtless be the most outstanding tech rebrand since Google modified its identify to Alphabet. Information of the upcoming rebrand was first reported by The Verge, which says Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will doubtless be introduced on October 28 at the company’s Join occasion, although it may occur sooner. To ...

Backyard Recent: A countertop greenhouse for rising contemporary herbs inside Trendy Sprout’s compact, brass-plated Sensible Growhouse ($199; retailer.modsprout.com) enables you to domesticate herbs proper in your kitchen counter, with the assistance of its full-spectrum LED develop lights and Bluetooth-connected app. The firm’s trendy, ergonomic pruning shears ($17.99) make tending to your in-home backyard a snip. [Photo: Yudi Ela; prop stylist: ...

In the Marshall Islands, a chain of small islands in the center of the Pacific Ocean between Hawaii and the Philippines, the economic system depends closely on the tuna trade. However international fishing corporations dominate the market, and the nation solely earns a fraction of the complete worth of the fish caught off its shores, and a minuscule share of ...

At present, Maryland-based quantum computing company IonQ goes public via a SPAC in a deal that’s anticipated to boost $650 million. Its $2 billion valuation and big-name traders point out that quantum computing could also be useful to companies before anticipated. The company’s important product is a 22-qubit quantum laptop, to which it sells entry by the Amazon AWS, Microsoft ...

Allyson Felix made headlines when she took dwelling yet one more gold medal in Tokyo this 12 months. With 11 medals to her identify, Felix had set a brand new document, making her probably the most embellished American observe and subject athlete in Olympic historical past. Watch the Fast Company Innovation Festival Live now. Felix has been uniquely influential off ...

This tough pivot to electrical autos will entail an enormous $11.4 billion funding of capital—which Ford will share with Korea’s SK Innovation, its main battery maker—to construct 4 vegetation at two completely different “mega-sites,” one exterior of Memphis, the opposite in rural Kentucky. Ford must singlehandedly plow $7 billion into the enterprise, which it says ought to yield 11,000 new ...

I do know I might not be in the majority, however I’m excited to return to the workplace. I’m wanting ahead to my morning bike trip in, to these serendipitous moments of connection within the workplace kitchen, to the employees social occasion, and to getting off Zoom, a minimum of a little. However I’m additionally acutely aware going again gained’t ...

Sara Nelson, worldwide president of the Affiliation of Flight Attendants (AFA), says she was at a latest White Home assembly with union leaders, when President Biden appeared up from his notes and remarked to the group: “Typically, I believe that you just don’t even perceive your individual energy.” That’s a sentiment with which Nelson very a lot agrees. “Let me ...